Category: Port Byron

Port Byron apartments could change hands, county considers demolition for adjacent parcel

Port Byron apartments could change hands, county considers demolition for adjacent parcel

Church Street Apartments in Port Byron could be changing ownership, with potential plans to demolish an old school gymnasium and auditorium attached to the complex. The Cayuga County Legislature is moving forward on a memorandum of understanding between two co-developers from the ... MORE
Weedsport boys basketball escapes with three-point win over Port Byron

Weedsport boys basketball escapes with three-point win over Port Byron

Facing a top rival in a tough environment, the Warriors did just enough to squeak past the Panthers. Weedsport escaped with a 56-53 win over Port Byron at Dana West High School Friday to nab its sixth win of the season. It ... MORE
Investigation into stolen equipment from Port Byron Dollar General construction site

Investigation into stolen equipment from Port Byron Dollar General construction site

Cayuga County Sheriff David Gould is asking for the public’s help with an investigation into a larceny that took place in Port Byron. Gould says that an investigation into the theft of construction tools, a generator, and equipment from a job trailer ... MORE
Weather played a role in Tyre crash on Route 318 Monday afternoon

Weather played a role in Tyre crash on Route 318 Monday afternoon

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce reports on Monday at approximately 1:20 pm, deputies responded to State Route 318 in the Town of Tyre for a two car head on crash with injuries. Deputies say a vehicle operated by Phillip G. Seaton, 29, ... MORE
Emergency crews respond to truck accident in Port Byron

Emergency crews respond to truck accident in Port Byron

An accident between a semitrailer and a gray Chevrolet Blazer injured two patients at an intersection in Port Byron, according to initial dispatch reports. Around 10:25 a.m., emergency crews responded to Route 31 and East Loop Road after a witness called in ... MORE
DWI charge for Port Byron man after vehicle ends up in Tyre marsh

DWI charge for Port Byron man after vehicle ends up in Tyre marsh

The Seneca Count Sheriffs Office Reports that on Tuesday around 3:58 pm, Sheriffs Deputies arrested Derek D. Swann, age 22 of 8356 W. Loop Road in Port Byron, for Driving While Intoxicated. The arrest stems from a report of a vehicle off the ... MORE
Dollar General eyeing new Cayuga County location, possibly Port Byron

Dollar General eyeing new Cayuga County location, possibly Port Byron

Dollar General appears to be coming to Port Byron, but the national chain of variety stores has yet to confirm the new location. In a statement emailed Thursday, Dollar General Communications Coordinator Nolan Miles said the chain is “currently in the due ... MORE
25-year-old charged with disseminating indecent materials to 12-year-old Cayuga County child

25-year-old charged with disseminating indecent materials to 12-year-old Cayuga County child

Sheriff David Gould reports that last Thursday, the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office initiated an investigation into an allegation that an adult male from Syracuse had been engaging in inappropriate online contact with a 12-year-old child from Cayuga County. As a result of that ... MORE
Former Port Byron bus driver pleads guilty to promoting child porn

Former Port Byron bus driver pleads guilty to promoting child porn

A former bus driver for the Port Byron Central School District has admitted to using his phone to send someone child porn. David Mangan, of Syracuse, pleaded guilty Tuesday to promoting an obscene sexual performance by a child in Cayuga County. The ... MORE
How did Port Byron get its name?

How did Port Byron get its name?

One of the great mysteries of Port Byron is the name Port Byron. Over the years, many articles have been written about the name. The latest was by Dawn Roe, who researched the subject in 2012, and wrote a article… The Auburn ... MORE
Port Byron man located, arrested after pursuit in Cayuga County

Port Byron man located, arrested after pursuit in Cayuga County

Sheriff David Gould reports that the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office has arrested Aaron D. Greene, 36, of Port Byron as the operator involved in a traffic stop and pursuit that occurred over the weekend. On Saturday, October 22nd at about 8:39 pm ... MORE
Troopers: Port Byron school bus went off road after driver lost consciousness

Troopers: Port Byron school bus went off road after driver lost consciousness

A school bus went off the road last week in Montezuma after the driver lost consciousness behind the wheel, according to the New York State Police. Investigators are still looking into the incident, which occurred at around 3:15 p.m. last Friday along ... MORE
Port Byron/Union Springs remains undefeated with win over Weedsport

Port Byron/Union Springs remains undefeated with win over Weedsport

Nick Valentino slipped one tackle, broke another and took off toward the end zone. The Panthers quarterback scrambled for 35 yards down to the 1-yard line on a 4th-and-long situation and punched it in a play later with 4:11 remaining, as the ... MORE
Canal conference visitors get first look at Port Byron Old Erie Canal Heritage Park

Canal conference visitors get first look at Port Byron Old Erie Canal Heritage Park

More than 100 Erie Canal enthusiasts stepped back in time Friday to celebrate the opening of a new canal history center in Cayuga County: the Port Byron Old Erie Canal Heritage Park. The Auburn Citizen – News: Read More ... MORE
Riley: Port Byron's new park is huge opportunity

Riley: Port Byron’s new park is huge opportunity

Some 60 years ago, the businessmen of Port Byron, writing as the Chamber of Commerce, sent a letter to the the State of New York asking that a Erie Canal Museum be built around the ruins of Lock 52. The… Read More ... MORE
Old Erie Canal Heritage Park opens in Port Byron

Old Erie Canal Heritage Park opens in Port Byron

After years of planning, a new park has been completed in Port Byron at the site of a portion of the Erie Canal. According to the New York State Thruway Authority and Canal Corporation, the Old Erie Canal Heritage Park opened to ... MORE
Union Springs/Port Byron boys soccer falls to Lansing in emotional game

Union Springs/Port Byron boys soccer falls to Lansing in emotional game

All of the added emotion made it seem nothing like game six of the regular season. The Bobcats visited the Wolves for the first time in more than two decades without coach Adam Heck in Port Byron Wednesday. They were met with ... MORE

Voters approve $13 million capital project for Port Byron schools

Residents in the Port Byron Central School District on Thursday narrowly approved a $13 million capital project aimed at infrastructure and programming. Read more from the Auburn Citizen ... MORE