Category: Clifton Springs

Mayor James Keyes settling into new role in Clifton Springs

Mayor James Keyes settling into new role in Clifton Springs

The village of Clifton Springs has a new mayor. James Keyes, 36, was appointed to serve as mayor after the retirement of former mayor Bill Hunter, who retired after serving in that role for 26 years. He’s only a few weeks into ... MORE
Farmington man charged with rape in Clifton Springs

Farmington man charged with rape in Clifton Springs

Sheriff Kevin Henderson says investigators in Ontario County arrested a 26-year-old following a rape investigation. Enrique Ortiz-Ruiz, 26, of Farmington is accused of raping a woman in Clifton Springs. He was charged with first-degree rape and held on $5,000 cash bail or ... MORE
Clifton Springs, Newark-Wayne hospitals adjusting visitation starting Monday

Clifton Springs, Newark-Wayne hospitals adjusting visitation starting Monday

A number of local hospitals are increasing visitation, as cases of COVID-19 in the Finger Lakes deceases. Effective Monday, April 5, visitation at Rochester General Hospital, Unity Hospital, Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic, Newark-Wayne Community Hospital, and United Memorial Medical Center will expand to ... MORE
Rochester Regional Health bringing dentistry services to Clifton Springs Hospital

Rochester Regional Health bringing dentistry services to Clifton Springs Hospital

Rochester Regional Health is bringing dentistry to Clifton Springs Hospital & Clinic. The new operation will begin seeing patients on March 2. The practice is connected to the hospital, and will offer both routine and specialized services around general dentistry and dental ... MORE
Clifton Springs man attempted to lure child into vehicle in Canandaigua

Clifton Springs man attempted to lure child into vehicle in Canandaigua

Police in Canandaigua report the arrest of a Clifton Springs man following an investigation that concluded with an arrest on February 6. Jonathan Norton, 29, of Clifton Springs was charged with attempted luring of a child. It’s alleged that Norton used social ... MORE
Clifton Springs driver charged with DWI after Seneca Falls crash

Clifton Springs driver charged with DWI after Seneca Falls crash

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Clifton Springs woman following a property damage crash on Garden St. Ext. Jann Dewey-Farnsworth, 56, of Clifton Springs was found to be intoxicated during a property damage crash on Sunday around 5:20 ... MORE
House of John stays open in Clifton Springs during COVID-19 pandemic

House of John stays open in Clifton Springs during COVID-19 pandemic

With closures, visitation regulations and uncertainty plaguing comfort care homes, House of John in Clifton Springs continues to keep its doors open for patients facing end-of-life care and their families during the COVID-19 pandemic. At the beginning of March 2020, Kathy Barrick, ... MORE
Rochester Regional Health: Workers putting residents over self at nursing homes during outbreaks

Rochester Regional Health: Workers putting residents over self at nursing homes during outbreaks

One of the nursing homes operated by Rochester Regional Health here in the Finger Lakes saw the worst of the coronavirus pandemic. As of January 22 there had been 108 cases of COVID-19 among residents at DeMay Living Center in Newark. There ... MORE
Boys and Girls Club of Geneva to partner with Foodlink

Boys and Girls Club of Geneva will become full-time Foodlink partner in 2021

Chris Lavin says hunger during the coronavirus pandemic has been a ‘private crisis’. There were temporary job losses, permanent ones, and a reduction in hours for those who worked in the service industry. It led to a private crisis that he says ... MORE
Closer look at COVID-19 numbers at local nursing homes

Closer look at COVID-19 numbers at local nursing homes

What is the situation at local nursing homes? There are several in the region – with facilities in Clifton Springs, Geneva, Hornell, Newark, Penn Yan, and Waterloo. By now, most people have heard about the major COVID-19 outbreaks at Huntington Living Center ... MORE
Database shows local hospitals nearing ICU capacity:

Database shows some local hospitals nearing ICU capacity

Some local hospitals are entering difficult territory as it relates to their ICU bed capacity. Over the last two weeks there has been increased focus on rates of hospitalization connected to COVID-19. In fact, Governor Andrew Cuomo has said that if any ... MORE
Rochester Regional Health suspending elective surgeries at most hospitals

Rochester Regional Health suspending elective surgeries at most hospitals

Rochester Regional Health is postponing all non-essential surgeries at its hospitals with one local exception. The health system announced that based on state guidelines, all hospitals – including those operated by RRH – would need to enhance bed capacity by 25%. The ... MORE
Clifton Springs woman sent to hospital after violent rollover crash on Melvin Hill Rd.

Clifton Springs woman sent to hospital after violent rollover crash on Melvin Hill Rd.

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a personal injury crash that happened in the town of Phelps. Deputies say Tiffany Brewer, 23, of Clifton Springs was traveling north on Melvin Hill Road when she went off the road into ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Mynderse boys host Midlakes/RJ in regular season home finale (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Mynderse boys host Midlakes/RJ in regular season home finale (FL1 Sports)

The home finale for the Mynderse Academy Blue Devils boys varsity soccer team as they host the Midlakes/Red Jacket Screaming Eagles for a 4:30 pm kick on a warm November Thursday early evening at Bracht Field in Seneca Falls. Jim Sinicropi and ... MORE
WATCH LIVE TONIGHT: Senior Night in Seneca Falls as Mynderse hosts Midlakes (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Senior Night in Seneca Falls as Mynderse hosts Midlakes (FL1 Sports)

The Mynderse Academy Lady Blue Devils host the Midlakes Screaming Eagles on Senior Night for a Finger Lakes East girls varsity soccer match-up in Seneca Falls. Jim Sinicropi and Al Loucks have the call for FingerLakes1.com Sports starting at 6:15 pm. ... MORE