Day: February 29, 2020

Mynderse season on the line at Wellsville; Wayne hosts HF-L at the Eagle Nest

RADIO REPLAYS: Mynderse season on the line at Wellsville; Wayne hosts HF-L at the Eagle Nest (FL1 Sports)

Two more live postseason games were on the slate on Saturday from FL1 Sports as Quarterfinal Weekend in boys and girls high school basketball game Sectional play continued across Section V. First, the #6 seed Mynderse Academy Blue Devils hit the road to ... MORE
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‘LEADING THE WAY’: Finger Lakes serves as prime example of what Upstate can do for NY economy

Vinnie Esposito says the kind of activity and development seen in communities like Geneva and Seneca Falls is emblematic of the possibilities when communities rally around a single-idea or plan. In a recent interview with FingerLakes1.com, the Finger Lakes Regional Director for ... MORE
Cuomo calls for judicial discretion, says he won’t sign budget without bail law changes

Cuomo calls for judicial discretion, says he won’t sign budget without bail law changes

Governor Andrew Cuomo says he won’t sign a budget for the upcoming year unless there are changes made to the law that he pushed through in 2019. The law eliminated cash bail for most misdemeanors and nonviolent crimes. Cuomo said he’s in ... MORE
SECTIONAL FRIDAY REPORT: FL East girls dominant on Friday night; Lyons, Red Jacket, Gananda & Whitman slide into Class C boys semis

SECTIONAL FRIDAY REPORT: FL East girls dominant on Friday night; Lyons, Red Jacket, Gananda & Whitman slide into Class C boys semis

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Friday night to kick off the quarterfinal rounds which continues Saturday. It was a successful night for the Finger Lakes East girls, in particular, as ... MORE
Barre-Boulet nets hat trick in 4-3 Crunch win over Penguins

Barre-Boulet nets hat trick in 4-3 Crunch win over Penguins

Alex Barre-Boulet recorded his first career hat trick in a 4-3 Syracuse Crunch win over the Wilkes-Barre/Scranton Penguins tonight at the Upstate Medical University Arena. Ross Colton and Cameron Gaunce also had a multi-point game tallying two assists, while Alex Volkov netted the game-winner to ... MORE
Amerks double up Rocket to close out homestand

Amerks double up Rocket to close out homestand

Thanks to a pair of goals by Eric Cornel late in regulation, the Rochester Americans (31-17-4-5) concluded their season-long six-game homestand with a 4-2 win over the Laval Rocket (26-24-5-3) Friday at The Blue Cross Arena. With the victory, the Amerks stretched their point ... MORE
Cornell clinches 3rd straight Cleary Cup with 5-0 win over St. Lawrence

Cornell clinches 3rd straight Cleary Cup with 5-0 win over St. Lawrence

Sophomore forward Max Andreev and sophomore defenseman Joe Leahy each had a goal and two assists, and the Cornell men’s hockey team routed St. Lawrence, 5-0, on Friday night at Lynah Rink. Coupled with Clarkson’s tie at Colgate, the results lead to Cornell clinching the Cleary ... MORE
RIT falls to Air Force, 3-0

RIT falls to Air Force, 3-0

RIT lost to visiting Air Force, 3-0, Friday night in Atlantic Hockey action. Air Force got on the board 13 seconds into the game after freshman forward Luke Manning stole a puck behind the Tiger net and stuffed a shot inside the ... MORE
Sabres fall to Golden Knights, 4-2

Sabres fall to Golden Knights, 4-2

Dominik Kahun got the Buffalo Sabres off to a good start Friday night, but the Vegas Golden Knights rallied back to beat Buffalo 4-2 at T-Mobile Arena. Kahun, who scored on his second shift of the game, skated 10:37 in his first game ... MORE
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Syracuse falls to North Carolina at the Carrier Dome, 92-79 (full coverage)

Syracuse falls to North Carolina at the Carrier Dome, 92-79 (full coverage)

The North Carolina Tar Heels ruined a festive day at the Carrier Dome for the Syracuse Orange. The Carrier Dome was jumping early on Saturday with celebrities Tom Brady and Julian Edelman of the New England Patriots and Tonight Show host Jimmy ... MORE
Climbing Vines Cafe and Play  to close in Victor

Climbing Vines Cafe and Play to close in Victor

The original located for Climbing Vines Cafe and Play is closing its doors this week. It’s been operating along State Route 96 for over four years. Michele Caruana told The Messenger that they decided to not renew the lease at that space ... MORE
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Geneva contractor will have to pay restitution, but uncertain future for other victims

Geneva contractor will have to pay restitution, but uncertain future for other victims

A Geneva contractor accused of taking money for jobs he never completed has pleaded guilty. As part of that plea, he will have to pay back the victim. Scott Pepson, the contractor who was accused of taking more than $3,400 for a ... MORE
Cuomo announces committee roster for veterans cemetery search process

Cuomo announces committee roster for veterans cemetery search process

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the committee roster that will oversee plans to create the first New York State Veterans Cemetery that will provide dignified burial options for the state’s veterans and their eligible family members. Officials in Seneca County are hopeful ... MORE
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Violence erupts in Seneca Falls after Cayuga Nation press conference (video & photos)

It was a violent day in Seneca Falls, as a leadership dispute that resulted in several buildings being demolished last weekend on Cayuga Nation property escalated further. A press conference was held by seven chiefs on Saturday, and a short time after ... MORE
Syracuse Women’s Lacrosse rolls past Maryland on the road

Syracuse Women’s Lacrosse rolls Maryland on the road

Despite a late change that forced No. 4 Syracuse (6-1) to head on the road for the contest, ‘Cuse defeated No. 9 Maryland (1-3) in a resounding 10-5 victory. It is first time the Orange have won in College Park since 2012 ... MORE