Category: Aurelius

Sheriff: Deputy stabbed multiple times after incident that led to standoff in Cayuga County

UPDATE: Man charged with felony assault on officer after stabbing, standoff with police in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck provided a detailed update Saturday morning on the standoff and assault on a police officer that happened during the late-afternoon hours in Cayuga. Around 5 p.m. on Friday two deputies and one New York State police officer responded to ... MORE
Sheriff: Standoff at vacant building along 5&20 ends peacefully in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Standoff at vacant building along 5&20 ends peacefully in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck says that around 6:15 p.m. law enforcement was called to an address on Clark Street Road (5&20) in the town of Aurelius for the report of subjects entering and occupying a vacant residence. Upon arrival, deputies and state police ... MORE
DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as rural communities struggle economically (podcast)

DEBRIEF: East Hill Medical fills important void as communities struggle economically (podcast)

Keith Cuttler spends most of his days thinking about ways to get crucial medical services to the most-vulnerable parts of the Cayuga County. It’s been an evolving challenge, since coming into his role with a crucial local provider in 2016. “The client ... MORE
Hundreds sign petition

Hundreds sign petition to have flashing light, speed reduction at fatal intersection in Cayuga County

Following a deadly crash at a problem intersection in Cayuga County – a Change.org petition was created to lower the speed limit and put a flashing light at the location. The crash happened at the intersection of Blanchard and Turnpike roads. It’s ... MORE
COVID-19 exposure at Cayuga County church; five active cases as of Thursday

COVID-19 exposure at Cayuga County church; five active cases as of Thursday

The Cayuga County Health Department is warning local residents about a possible COVID-19 exposure at a church. A resident who tested positive for the virus attended two services at Emmanuel Baptist Bible Church over the weekend. Officials say both of the services ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Is the Finger Lakes Drive-In experiencing a resurgence? Is this a new trend, and will the “drive-in fever” caused by the coronavirus pandemic last through the summer? On this edition of The Daily Debrief, Paul Meyer, owner of ... MORE
NYSP: More arrests, charges likely after home invasion, burglary in Cayuga County

NYSP: More arrests, charges likely after home invasion, burglary in Cayuga County

New York State Police, the Auburn Police Department, and cayuga County Sheriff’s Office all were involved in a burglary investigation on Monday. The report came in for a burglary in progress at 2042 West Genesee Street in Aurelius. The occupant of the ... MORE
New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

New owners of Cayuga County ice cream shop say patrons are respectful of social distancing requirements

Many local ice cream shops have opened for the season, but done so with a new set of rules. For Reese’s Dairy Bar, which is located on Route 5 near Auburn, they had to open with new rules and new owners. “With ... MORE
Aurelius, Cayuga County, Food, Life
Aurelius manufacturer shutting down, taking 200+ jobs with it

Cayuga County manufacturer shutting down, taking 200+ jobs with it

Employees of BCS Automotive Interface Solutions, which is located in Aurelius, have learned that they will be out of a job by the end of the year. The company told employees that the plant will officially close by the first quarter of ... 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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Sunset from the Fingerlakes Mall (photo)

Sunset from the Fingerlakes Mall was captured by Michael Jones ... MORE
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Sunset in Aurelius (photo)

Sunset in Aurelius (photo)

Sunset captured behind the Fingerlakes Mall in Aurelius by Michael Jones ... MORE
Pizzeria shuts down in Fingerlakes Mall, reopens Genesee Street location

Pizzeria shuts down in Fingerlakes Mall, reopens Genesee Street location

A pizzeria that had operated inside the Fingerlakes Mall has left … but only for its original home in Auburn. The Auburn Citizen reports that BB’s Pizza Express had been opened for the last several years – as ownership worked on its ... MORE
Local auto parts factory could be shut down soon

Future of Cayuga County auto parts factory unclear as company considers closure

Next year could be it for a manufacturing site in Cayuga County. The future of BCS Automotive is unclear, as its parent company announced that its looking to study its manufacturing footprint. There’s another plant being evaluated. It’s located in Minnesota. “The ... MORE
Car collides with school bus on 5&20 in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Auburn man was drunk when car slammed into school bus carrying nine kids

Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck has provided a full-update on the crash Tuesday morning involving a passenger vehicle and Union Springs school bus. He says the bus was carrying nine students, and attempting to pick up two more, when a vehicle operated ... MORE