Category: Sennett

Overnight crash reported near Skaneateles Inn in Cayuga County

Overnight crash reported near Skaneateles Inn in Cayuga County

First responders overnight were called to a two-car crash in Skaneateles. The crash occurred near the Skaneateles Inn on Route 20. First responders from Sennett and Saves Ambulance were called to the scene. Fire police were also requested to the scene after ... MORE
Sennett Fire Department ends fish fry dinners

Sennett Fire Department ends fish fry dinners

A fire department in Cayuga County announced that it will not be doing fish fry dinners this winter and spring as part of Lenten season. The Sennett Fire Department made the announcement via Facebook, pointing out a need to focus on their ... 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
Route 5 shut down due to crash in Cayuga County

Serious crash under investigation along Rt. 5 in Sennett

First responders are investigating the cause of a serious crash along State Route 5 in the town of Sennett. It was reported around 6 a.m., and shortly thereafter, the roadway was closed to westbound traffic for approximately 30 minutes. Photos from the ... MORE
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Pizza Hut in Sennett evacuated due to reported electrical fire

The Pizza Hut restaurant just outside of Auburn in the town of Sennett was evacuated around 5 p.m. on Saturday. First responders say that they were called to the restaurant for a possible electrical fire. While there was no fire, first responders ... MORE
Trooper injured after vehicle, foot pursuit in Sennett, Auburn

Trooper injured after vehicle, foot pursuit in Sennett, Auburn

An Auburn man has been arrested on multiple charges after a vehicle- and foot-pursuit, which started with an attempted traffic stop in the Town of Sennett. They say a state trooper was also hurt in the incident. It started with a traffic ... MORE
Auburn man convicted of burglary pleads guilty to additional charge

Auburn man convicted of burglary pleads guilty to additional charge

On the same day he was scheduled to be sentenced to prison for burglary, an Auburn man also admitted in Cayuga County Court Thursday to selling a controlled substance. Branden Hackett, 30, said he sold the narcotic substance suboxone, which can be ... MORE
Regional construction supplier opening shop in Cayuga County

Regional construction supplier opening shop in Cayuga County

The Duke Company, an upstate New York construction equipment supplier, will be opening in Sennett next week. The new store will be the business’s fourth location, joining the Rochester, Dansville and Ithaca stores, and its first store in Cayuga County. Read more ... MORE
Officials consider turning vacant nursing home into homeless shelter

Officials consider turning vacant nursing home into homeless shelter

The Cayuga County Legislature has taken a preliminary step in a process that could eventually transform the former county-owned nursing home into an emergency housing shelter. The Legislature approved a resolution Tuesday presented by Director of Community Services Ray Bizzari to issue ... MORE
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Resident arrested after becoming combative at Sennett house fire

Resident arrested after becoming combative at Sennett house fire

Sheriff Brian Schenck reports that members of the Cayuga County Sheriff’s Office responded around 4 a.m. to a structure fire on Hunter Avenue in the Town of Sennett. Firefighters were already on-scene attempting to extinguish an active fire on the first floor ... MORE
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Sennett storage facility expanding, adding employees

Sennett storage facility expanding, adding employees

A Sennett storage facility is undergoing a 15,000-square-foot expansion to meet demand for climate-controlled storage, among other common customer needs. AllStorage, at 450 Grant Ave., is adding a 10,000-square-foot climate-controlled building and another 5,000 square feet of standard storage to the 20,000-square-foot ... MORE
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Auburn driver accused of going 70 mph before pursuit with deputy

Auburn driver accused of going 70 mph before pursuit with deputy

Sheriff Brian Schenck reports the arrest of a 20-year-old Auburn resident following a pursuit in Cayuga County earlier this week. On Monday, around 7:06 p.m. a road patrol deputy was stopped at the intersection of Brookside Drive and Grant Avenue in Auburn ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Sheriff Schenck talks recruiting challenge, changes coming from Albany

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Sheriff Schenck talks recruiting challenge, changes coming from Albany

Earlier this year Cayuga County Sheriff Brian Schenck was in-studio discussing his first month on the job following an uncontested election last fall. He succeeded longtime Sheriff David Gould. Now, Sheriff Schenck has several months under his belt. He joined us for ... MORE
Police: Man drove drunk with two kids in his car in Cayuga County

Police: Man drove drunk with two kids in his car in Cayuga County

On Thursday police arrested a 36-year-old Syracuse man on several charges after driving while intoxicated with children in his vehicle. Garry E. Brown, 36, of Syracuse was charged with driving while intoxicated, two counts of aggravated driving while intoxicated with a child, ... MORE
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School bus crash shuts down Rt. 20 in Sennett for over an hour

Only one person was injured after a school bus was involved in a crash along Route 20 east of Auburn on Tuesday. The crash in Sennett happened a little after 12 p.m. According to first responders, the bus drifted off the road ... MORE
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