Category: Auburn

Downtown plaza construction starting this week in Auburn

Downtown plaza construction starting this week in Auburn

Construction of the public plaza on State St. in downtown Auburn is getting underway. Auburn Downtown BID Executive Director Stephanie DeVito tells Finger Lakes News Radio that the project is coming together thanks in large part to the hard work of city ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
Committee shares plan with public to shut down four Auburn churches, another in Weedsport as restructuring debated

Committee shares plan with public to shut down four Auburn churches, another in Weedsport as restructuring debated

After the first public meeting on the matter on Monday- the Catholic Diocese of Rochester has shed a little more light on the closure warnings that came late- last week. Around 150 parishioners showed up to the meeting, where a committee presented ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News, Top
COVID-19 clinic coming to Fingerlakes Mall

COVID-19 clinic coming to Fingerlakes Mall

A COVID-19 clinic is coming up at the Fingerlakes Mall on the edge of Auburn this week. It will run from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the mall and will feature first doses of the Moderna vaccine. Anyone 18 and older ... MORE
Parking fees could be coming soon to Emerson Park

Parking fees could be coming soon to Emerson Park

There could be some fees coming to those who want to park at Emerson Park. It would be active for visitors of the park, and an even larger fee could be assessed for out-of-county visitors. At this point, the Cayuga County legislature ... MORE
Seneca Falls man resisted arrest, possessed drugs during Auburn incident

Seneca Falls man resisted arrest, possessed drugs during Auburn incident

Police say a Seneca Falls man faces a number of charges in the city of Auburn after being spotted illegally driving a Honda motorcycle on Delevan St. Police say they witnessed Paul Bovee, 33, of Seneca Falls drive onto Genesee St., then ... MORE
Auburn officials cancel Memorial Day parade for second consecutive year

Auburn officials cancel Memorial Day parade for second consecutive year

The Memorial Day parade in Auburn has been cancelled. City officials say not being able to enforce state COVID guidelines is one of the reasons why it was cancelled. The Auburn Kiwanis Club’s Duck Derby has also been cancelled. Some Memorial Day ... MORE
Several churches in Cayuga County to close, Catholic Diocese of Rochester says

Several churches in Cayuga County to close, Catholic Diocese of Rochester says

Call it another blow to local, faith-based organizations and congregations. The Catholic Diocese of Rochester is in the process of shutting down a number of churches in Auburn and Northern Cayuga County. The Auburn Citizen reports that the exact churches to close ... MORE
Tim Locastro’s MLB record stolen base streak ends; Auburn native added to injured list

Tim Locastro’s MLB record stolen base streak ends; Auburn native added to injured list

After Auburn native Tim Locastro’s 29-steal streak to start his major league career ended, Arizona’s center fielder immediately knew something was wrong with his left pinkie finger. “Saw it was not facing the right way,” Locastro said. “Looked down again and got ... MORE
$2,000 returned to contractor after dropping it in Auburn restaurant parking lot

$2,000 returned to contractor after dropping it in Auburn restaurant parking lot

Last week the owner of Smitty’s Fish House West at 343 Genesee St. notified law enforcement that he found a large sum of money in the parking lot of his business. It was $2,000, and in a positive update- has been returned ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, News
School budget with tax hike will go before voters in Auburn

School budget with tax hike will go before voters in Auburn

There will be an increase in school taxes in the city of Auburn. The board of education approved a 3.5% increase in spending, along with a 2.85% increase in the tax levy. There are no layoffs in the proposal, which is a ... MORE
Garage fire under investigation in city of Auburn

Garage fire under investigation in city of Auburn

The cause of a fire in the city of Auburn remains under investigation. Around 8:20 p.m. firefighters were called to 34 Burt Ave. for a detached garage fire. Heavy flames and smoke were visible from around the area. However, firefighters were able ... MORE
Auburn, Cayuga County, Fire, News
Seneca Falls Country Club (Billboard)
INSIDE GOVERNMENT: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo on school guidance (watch)

INSIDE GOVERNMENT: Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo on school guidance (watch)

Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo was a guest this week on Inside Government with Guy Cosentino. The two talked about school reopening, the policies handed down by New York State, and how realistic it is to expect to see students back in the ... MORE
Auburn men lead state police on chase along I-80 in Pennsylvania

Auburn men lead state police on chase along I-80 in Pennsylvania

State police in Pennsylvania arrested two Auburn men following a pursuit and drug investigation. Nicholas Neville, 31, and Merritt Fletcher, 30, both of Auburn were pulled over on I-80. It happened on Wednesday near the New Jersey and Pennsylvania border. Police say ... MORE
Auburn’s Locastro sets MLB record for consecutive stolen bases

Auburn’s Locastro sets MLB record for consecutive stolen bases

On Saturday night, Auburn, NY native and former Ithaca College baseball All-American Tim Locastro made Major League Baseball history with the Arizona Diamondbacks as he stole his 28th consecutive base without being caught to begin a career surpassing Tim Raines’ mark. Call ... MORE
Police investigating pair of incidents involving gunfire in city of Auburn

Police investigating pair of incidents involving gunfire in city of Auburn

The Auburn Police Department is investigating a pair of incidents that happened on Sunday. Both involved the report of shots fired. There weren’t any known injuries, but the first occurred a little before 9:30 p.m. in the area of Wall St. and ... MORE