Torrey Planning Board gives 4-1 ‘super’ approval needed to advance Greenidge bitcoin expansion

Torrey Planning Board gives 4-1 ‘super’ approval needed to advance Greenidge expansion
The Torrey Planning Board gave its blessing for a second time to Greenidge Generation to expand its bitcoin mining operation along Seneca Lake. Earlier this year the Yates County Planning Board voted 5-3 against the site plan. While that vote was considered an ‘advisory’ opinion only- it did trigger a second vote, which required a ‘super majority’ or ... FULL STORY

New York adjusts tax rate for middle class households making over $43,000

New York adjusts tax rate for middle class households making over $43,000
Relief is coming for middle class taxpayers in New York. At least to some degree. Gov. Andrew Cuomo gave an overview of the reduction ... MORE

Cuomo claims social distancing requirements is keeping press from his events, but he allowed them for a year

Cuomo claims social distancing requirements is keeping press from his events, but he allowed them for a year
Lawmakers in the Finger Lakes region and Rochester-area are growing concerned about the lack of reporters at recent press conferences held by Gov. Andrew ... MORE

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Driver collides with guard rail, continues driving until car breaks down in Rose; charged with aggravated DWI

Driver collides with guard rail, continues driving until car breaks down in Rose; charged with aggravated DWI
Deputies report the arrest of a Clyde woman following a property damage crash and eventual traffic stop on Wolcott Rd. in the town of Rose around 12:30 a.m. on Monday. Melissa Hughes, 42, of Clyde was charged with DWI, aggravated DWI, and ... MORE

Macedon woman provided false income information on DSS application

Macedon woman provided false income information on DSS application
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Macedon woman following a welfare fraud investigation. Deputies say Yesenia Astacio, 33, of Macedon was charged with offering a false instrument for filing, welfare fraud, and petit larceny. The 33-year-old was arrested ... MORE

Deputies: Palmyra man threw 8-month-old child forcefully onto couch

Deputies: Palmyra man threw 8-month-old child forcefully onto couch
Deputies say a father in Wayne County faces a child endangerment charge after authorities were called to a local hospital. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that Zachary Monachino, 27, of Palmyra was arrested after deputies responded to Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua ... MORE
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State will allow museums, zoos to reopen at 50% next week

State will allow museums, zoos to reopen at 50% next week
On Monday, Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced several capacity limit changes in New York as the number of COVID-19 cases continues to stabilize or decline. Museums and zoos will be allowed to operate at 50% capacity beginning April 26. Movie theaters will be ... MORE

Waterloo man charged after domestic incident

Waterloo man charged after domestic incident
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo man following a domestic incident. On April 14 around 4 p.m. deputies responded to an address on Waterloo Geneva Rd. for the report of a physical domestic incident. After investigation deputies ... MORE

Police: Seneca Falls man choked woman during domestic incident

Police: Seneca Falls man choked woman during domestic incident
Around 12:20 p.m. police arrested a 20-year-old Seneca Falls man following a domestic incident. It happened Friday, according to police, who say Matthew Steel, 20, of Seneca Falls engaged in a physical altercation with a female victim. Police say the victim was ... MORE
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Brian Cashman on Yankees’ rough start to season: ‘It’s 15 games I’d like to forget’

Brian Cashman on Yankees’ rough start to season: ‘It’s 15 games I’d like to forget’
Like the rest of the Yankees, GM Brian Cashman can’t believe what he’s seeing from his team. The 5-10 record over the first 15 games of the ... MORE
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Shelby Ascroft, Canandaigua resident, named to chair 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the Finger Lakes

Shelby Ascroft, Canandaigua resident, named to chair 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the Finger Lakes
The Alzheimer’s Association Rochester and Finger Lakes Region Chapter has named Shelby Ascroft of Canandaigua as chair for its 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s® in the ... MORE

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LeTourneau Christian Center will be holding a benefit dinner and concert on Sunday, May 16, 2021. Dinner will be at 5:00, followed by a concert in the Tabernacle featuring Cheri Taylor, a singer/speaker from Santa Claus, IN. Registration and pre-payment are required before May 12 for dinner ($25 adults, $15 children) and ... FULL DETAILS
Sailplanes and Gliders from all over the United States get together for an exciting week of soaring events and competitions at Harris Hill, Elmira, NY. No admission charge for spectators ... FULL DETAILS
Here’s a book club just for kids in grades 2-5. Read “Hamster Princess” by Ursula Vernon together and have lots of fun with games and activities using Zoom. Contact tmontoney@senecafallslibrary.org to register ... FULL DETAILS
Every month a new story will be displayed along the library fence. Stories are displayed all month long for viewing ... FULL DETAILS
Each month a new Greetings To Go kit is available for pick up at the library. Every kit comes with supplies to create your very own card themed for holidays or special occasions. Available while supplies last ... FULL DETAILS
Each month a new Greetings To Go kit is available for pick up at the library. Every kit comes with supplies to create your very own card themed for holidays or special occasions. Available while supplies last ... FULL DETAILS
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