Category: Canandaigua

FLCC selected to design, implement pilot program to spur rural growth, help students

FLCC selected to design, implement pilot program to spur rural growth, help students

Finger Lakes Community College is one of just five community colleges across the U.S. that was selected to share a $1.9 million grant to design pilot programs to support rural students. The program is also aimed at driving rural economic growth. Education ... MORE
Shortsville resident honored with recognition at Finger Lakes Community College

Shortsville resident honored with recognition at Finger Lakes Community College

A Shortsville student at Finger Lakes Community College received the 2020 Norman R. McConney Jr. Award. Gabrielle Young received the honor which recognizes excellence in the SUNY Educational Opportunity Program. She was nominated by Lisa Thomas who serves as director of the ... MORE
Canandaigua man charged with burglary after lengthy investigation

Canandaigua man charged with burglary after lengthy investigation

Police say a 22-year-old Canandaigua resident was arrested on a burglary charge after an incident at a local business. Jaden Rowe, 22, of Canandaigua was charged with third-degree burglary following an investigation into a burglary at a local business in August 2020 ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man punched victim in head multiple times during incident

Police: Canandaigua man punched victim in head multiple times during incident

One person was injured after a disturbance in Canandaigua. Police say Matthew Beck Jr., 24, of Canandaigua was charged with second-degree harassment following a disturbance. It’s alleged that during a verbal disagreement between Beck and an unnamed victim – he punched the ... MORE
Police: Rochester duo face felony charges after drug sales in Canandaigua

Police: Rochester duo face felony charges after drug sales in Canandaigua

Police report the arrest of a two Rochester residents following a drug investigation in the city of Canandaigua. Ieisa Sykes, 32, and Frederick Sykes, 27, both of Rochester were both charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. The duo is ... MORE
Ontario County Historical Society Museum joins with others, condemning attacks on U.S. Capitol

Ontario County Historical Society Museum joins with others, condemning attacks on U.S. Capitol

The Ontario County Historical Society Museum joined with state and national historical museums, organizations, and alliances in universally condemning the violent attack on the Capitol of the United States on January 6th. “The Capitol, a museum itself, was breached and defiled by ... MORE
Hopewell man charged with harassment after Canandaigua incident

Hopewell man charged with harassment after Canandaigua incident

Police say a Hopewell man faces charges in Canandaigua after a reported disturbance. Ryan Nesbitt, 27, of Hopewell was charged with second-degree harassment following an incident on Mill Street. Police say Nesbitt used his head to strike the victim during a verbal ... MORE
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Felony charge for Rochester resident after Canandaigua investigation

The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a Rochester man on felony drug charges after an investigation in the city. Shamere Thomas, 26, of Rochester was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance following an investigation into illegal drug ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man damaged property during incident

Police: Canandaigua man damaged property during incident

Police say a 29-year-old was taken into custody on a criminal mischief charge after an investigation into damaged property. Jasen Ray, 29, of Canandaigua was charged with third-degree criminal mischief following a disturbance call. Police said investigation determined that Ray damaged property ... MORE
Case against Canandaigua police officer after 2017 shooting allowed to go forward

Case against Canandaigua police officer after 2017 shooting allowed to go forward

The legal case against a Canandaigua police officer and the city of Canandaigua following a fatal shooting in 2017 is moving forward. The Daily Messenger reports that a judge rendered a decision, which was released on Wednesday involving the fatal shooting of ... MORE
Residents call for Town to slow down on Canandaigua Lake property acquisitions: No action planned

Residents call for Town to slow down on Canandaigua Lake property acquisitions: No action planned

Town officials in Canandaigua started the process of hearing out resident concerns, as they look at the prospect of purchasing two properties to improve connection to Canandaigua Lake. Improving public access to the lake has been a priority, and officials after a ... MORE
Deputies: One hospitalized after crash on 5&20 in Ontario County

Deputies: One hospitalized after crash on 5&20 in Ontario County

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a personal injury crash at the intersection of 5&20 and Route 444 on Monday. It happened around 2:45 p.m. and sent one to the hospital. Deputies say Steven Carnrite, 55, of Canandaigua was ... MORE
Former Canandaigua Supervisor Greg Westbrook will run for that job again in 2021

Former Canandaigua Supervisor Greg Westbrook will run for that job again in 2021

Former Canandaigua Town Supervisor Greg Westbrook will run for that office again. Westbrook left office in September 2018, previously held a position on town board as well. In 2017 he was appointed to town supervisor before exiting that role less than a ... MORE
Teen charged with reckless driving after crash in Canandaigua, one sent to hospital

Teen charged with reckless driving after crash in Canandaigua, one sent to hospital

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office say they responded to a personal injury crash at the intersection of 5&20 and Parrish Street Extension in the town of Canandaigua on Monday around 3 p.m. Deputies say Lucas Gruenfelder, 17, of Victor was traveling west ... MORE
Canandaigua plans to pursue Main Street grant that could be worth up to $500K

Canandaigua plans to pursue Main Street grant that could be worth up to $500K

The City of Canandaigua wants to see if they can secure some grant funding for the Main Street corridor. There’s upwards of $500,000 on the table for communities like Canandaigua, as they weigh the possibility of renovate and fill vacancies in at ... MORE