Day: February 13, 2020

NWS: Winter Weather Advisory active for Wednesday PM, Thursday AM

Lake effect snow, bitter cold temperatures fall in behind general accumulation

This morning the widespread snow will taper off and behind it will be a few lake effect snow showers. Some areas will see more significant accumulations than others. That said, the entire region will stay cloudy until a cold front swings through ... MORE
News, Weather
FRESH TAKES: NASCAR preview, Baseball’s wild play-off proposal & NBA All-Star Weekend (podcast)

FRESH TAKES: NASCAR preview, Baseball’s wild play-off proposal & NBA All-Star Weekend (podcast)

This week on a Wednesday night edition of Fresh Takes with Russo & Felice, Paul and Nick discuss Major League’s Baseball’s out-of-the-box play-off expansion proposal. Also, favorite NBA All-Star Weekend memories, a preview of the NASCAR season and Wayne-Finger Lakes high school ... MORE
318 Asian Buffet now serving beer & wine; offering Valentine’s Day special

318 Asian Buffet now serving beer & wine; offering Valentine’s Day special

318 Asian Buffet opened to rave reviews on Christmas Eve inside the Finger Lakes Tea building on Route 318 in Waterloo. Since opening almost two months ago they have served thousands of hungry patrons and are happy to announce that they are ... MORE
Crunch blank Devils, 1-0

Crunch blank Devils, 1-0

Scott Wedgewood and the Syracuse Crunch blanked the Binghamton Devils, 1-0, tonight at the Floyd L. Maines Veterans Memorial Arena. The win advances the Crunch to 23-21-3-4 on the season and 5-1-0-3 in the 10-game season series against the Devils. Wedgewood stopped all ... MORE
W-FL Wednesday: Whitman boys roll past Hornell; Clyde-Savannah tops Gananda; Bloomfield clips Romulus

W-FL Wednesday: Whitman boys roll past Hornell; Clyde-Savannah tops Gananda; Bloomfield clips Romulus

On Wednesday night, the Marcus Whitman Wildcats rolled to a 20-point home win over the Hornell Red Raiders. Jordan Lahue knocked down 10 three pointers and finished with a game-high 30 points to lead the Wildcats. Marcus Whitman has now won five ... MORE
Amerks fall in rematch with Checkers

Amerks fall in rematch with Checkers

he Charlotte Checkers (29-17-3-0) scored five times in the second period on their way to a 5-2 win over the Rochester Americans (27-17-2-4) in the final meeting of the season between the two teams Wednesday at Bojangles’ Coliseum. Both of Rochester’s goals ... MORE
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State parks, historic sites across New York saw 77.1 million visitors in 2019

State parks, historic sites across New York saw 77.1 million visitors in 2019

State parks across New York got a ton of traffic. In fact, it was a record-breaking year. Governor Andrew Cuomo announced on Wednesday that the state’s parks, historic sites, campgrounds, and trails welcomed a record-breaking 77.1 million visits in 2019. The estimated ... MORE
Elements of CNY residential addiction treatment center celebrates opening

Elements of CNY residential addiction treatment center celebrates opening

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the opening of Elements of CNY, a 75-bed residential addiction treatment facility in Liverpool, Onondaga County. Elements of CNY is operated by Helio Health and will offer multiple levels of residential care for people receiving treatment for ... MORE
Owners, Ontario County going back to court over

Owners, Ontario County going back to court over Akropolis restaurant case

A more than decade old case involving a family restaurant on 5&20 outside of Canandaigua and Ontario County isn’t over. Even though a decision last fall made it seem that way. Supreme Court Justice John Ark ruled last fall that Ontario County ... MORE
Victor CSD’s new superintendent will start on Tuesday

Victor CSD’s new superintendent will start on Tuesday

Dr. Tim Terranova is ready for a new challenge. The former deputy superintendent at the West Irondequoit Central School District is taking over as superintendent at the Victor Central School District. He’ll start his new job on Tuesday, and as he told ... MORE
Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County 911 dealing with massive workload since discovery changes took hold

Cayuga County E-911 has some staffing issues that it needs to resolve. At least that was the pitch heard by the Cayuga County Legislature this week when they met. E-911 Administrator Denise Spingler addressed the legislators at a meeting on Wednesday – ... MORE
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Who should pay when potholes do damage on local, state roads?

Potholes are a problem. They always are in the winter. It’s an Upstate New York thing, but this season, it seems to be worse. “I’m trying to steer around it, but everyplace I steer, there’s another pothole, and I went into the ... MORE
Cuomo and Trump will meet to talk TTP, Green Light Law at White House

Cuomo and Trump will meet to talk TTP, Green Light Law at White House

Governor Andrew Cuomo will meet with President Donald Trump today. That meeting comes after a testy war of words over the weekend, which unfolded on Twitter, after the federal government stopped New York’s allowed participation in trusted traveler programs. A meeting at ... MORE
New York State, News, Politics
Cuomo says he’s open to making changes to bail reform

Cuomo says he’s open to making changes to bail reform

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he’s open to making changes to the new bail reform law. It comes amid major pushback from law enforcement and other groups across the state. The Governor was in Oswego on Wednesday talking about Lake Ontario, but addressed ... MORE
Ithaca man under reported income by $4M for construction business

Ithaca man under reported income by $4M for construction business

Three years in prison, and a $250,000 fine. That’s what one Ithaca man could be dealing with after pleading guilty in federal court to under reporting his income by nearly $4 million. William Harrell, 58, of Ithaca admitted to the under reporting ... MORE