Category: Canandaigua

Police: Man employed in Canandaigua had illegal images of children on his phone

Police: Man employed at daycare facility Canandaigua had illegal images of children on his phone

The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a 21-year-old Brighton resident following an investigation in the city. Police say Jeramy Rivera, 21, of Brighton was charged with possessing images of a sexual performance by a child. On February 6th a cell ... MORE
Canandaigua driver ticketed after crash on Rt. 96 in Ontario County

Canandaigua driver ticketed after crash on Rt. 96 in Ontario County

On Sunday around 2:53 p.m. first responders were called to the scene of a two-car crash near the intersection of State Route 96 and County Road 25. Deputies said a vehicle operated by Dana Gardner, 24, of Canandaigua was struck by another ... MORE
City of Canandaigua resuming bulk waste drop off hours this month

City of Canandaigua resuming bulk waste drop off hours this month

The City of Canandaigua is moving back to normal operating times for use of the Town Transfer Facility for bulk waste drop off. It will begin on May 9th from 1-4 p.m. “Residents and property owners are asked to remain in their ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Leadership Ontario tackles grooming the next generation (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Leadership Ontario tackles grooming the next generation (podcast)

Last month Leadership Ontario was announced as a new, innovative way to get the next generation of local leaders on the road to changing the community for the better. Then, the Coronavirus Pandemic turned life upside down. While the academy plans to ... MORE
Ontario County Historical Society names new executive director

Canandaigua resident named next director of Ontario County Historical Society

The Ontario County Historical Society has a new executive director. Historical Society Board of Trustees President Chris Hubler said Canandaigua resident Marci Diehl was selected to replace Ed Varno, who will retire this summer. The expectation is that the Historical Society will ... MORE
FLCC launches online training for home health aides in NYC, Long Island to fill critical need

FLCC launches online training for home health aides in NYC, Long Island to fill critical need

Finger Lakes Community College is providing online training to home health aides in New York City and Long Island so they can fill a critical need for nurse assistants in COVID-19 units. United Healthcare Workers East, 1199 of the Service Employees International ... MORE
Canandaigua woman charged with unlawful imprisonment

Canandaigua woman charged with unlawful imprisonment

A 29-year-old Canandaigua resident is accused of unlawfully imprisoning a person following an incident on Monday. Jenna Dickerson, 29, was charged with second-degree unlawful imprisonment following the incident on Bristol Street. Pursuant to the investigation, officers determined that during an argument, Dickerson ... MORE
Police: Green Street disturbance leads to charges in Canandaigua

Police: Green Street disturbance leads to charges in Canandaigua

The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a 31-year-old Manchester resident following an investigation into a Green Street disturbance. Police were called to a residence on Green Street in the city of Canandaigua. Through investigation it was determined that Dyllon Osborne, ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man found passed out behind the wheel

Police: Canandaigua man found passed out behind the wheel

Police report the arrest of a Canandaigua man following an investigation into an intoxicated driver. Michael Kennedy, 63, was charged with felony driving while intoxicated after being found unconscious behind the wheel of his vehicle at an intersection along South Main Street ... MORE
Felony charges filed, more pending after drug investigation in Canandaigua

Felony charges filed, more pending after drug investigation in Canandaigua

Police say a 28-year-old Rochester man was arrested last week following a lengthy drug investigation in the city of Canandaigua. James Andre III, 28, of Rochester was charged with fourth-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. Police say that after his arrest ... MORE
Officials say it’s unlikely that Kershaw Beach opens until summer

Officials say it’s unlikely that Kershaw Beach opens until summer

Don’t expect Kershaw Beach to open on schedule if you’re a Canandaigua-area resident. The Messenger Post reports that city officials do not anticipate the beach and bathhouse at Kershaw Park to open for the Memorial Day holiday weekend. City Manager John Goodwin ... MORE
No Fourth of July? Maybe not in Canandaigua

No Fourth of July? Maybe not in Canandaigua

A major summertime event in Canandaigua is still up in the air. While a number of events around the region have been cancelled already for the summer – City Council is waiting to make a decision on Fourth of July festivities. The ... MORE
Deputies: Geneva duo charged with burglary after incident at Hopewell Walmart

Deputies: Geneva duo charged with burglary after incident at Hopewell Walmart

On Tuesday, two Geneva residents were arrested on burglary and larceny charges following an investigation into an incident at Walmart. Jessica Smith, 37, and Amanda Bogan, 42, both of Geneva were charged with third-degree burglary following a larceny investigation at the Walmart ... MORE
Infant dies in Canandaigua; police say no information will be released

Infant dies in Canandaigua; police say no information will be released

The Canandaigua Police Department says its investigating an infant death. On Tuesday, police say they were called to the repot of an unresponsive infant. Life saving measures were administered on-scene, but the infant did not survive. Police say that an investigation was ... MORE
Keuka College, FLCC join forces to increase areas medical professionals

Keuka College, FLCC join forces to increase areas medical professionals

In the midst of an unprecedented public health challenge, two local institutions are joining forces on a strategy to increase the number of area medical professionals. Keuka College President Amy Storey (right) and FLCC President Dr. Robert K. Nye (left). Keuka College ... MORE
Urgent care centers in Farmington, Newark launch telehealth options

Urgent care centers in Farmington, Newark launch telehealth options

UR Medicine Thompson Health’s urgent care centers in Farmington and Newark are now offering a telehealth option for patients who have immediate health concerns and who would prefer to remain at home. Located at 1160 Corporate Drive in Farmington and 800 W ... MORE
Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze at lengthy meeting

Ontario County Board of Supervisors implements hiring freeze

– By Todd Elzey The Ontario County Board of Supervisors met Thursday making significant moves amid concerns of the COVID-19 pandemic. The Board originally planned to meet at the Finger Lakes Community College, but the meeting was held online via the WebEx ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: 131st Candidate Matt Miller discusses campaign, working through pandemic (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: 131st Candidate Matt Miller discusses campaign, working through pandemic (podcast)

This week on Inside the FLX, our full-conversation with New York State Assembly Candidate Matt Miller. The Canandaigua resident is a frontline worker during the pandemic – working at a local wine store – and has maintained his effort to be elected ... MORE