Clifton Springs man charged with felony DWI, resisting arrest after traffic stop

Deputies say a Clifton Springs man was arrested on multiple charges – including felony DWI after a traffic stop on Brown Road in the Town of Manchester on Sunday. Around 8:53 pm Brent Thomas Bond, 35, of Clifton Springs was charged with felony driving while intoxicated after refusing to comply with orders to exit his vehicle. As result of the... more

Dog left inside 120-degree car in Clifton Springs, Penn Yan man charged

A Yates County man accused of leaving a dog inside a hot car outside Clifton Springs Hospital is facing animal cruelty charges. Robert McKay, 77, of Penn Yan was charged with animal cruelty and leaving a dog in a vehicle in extreme heat conditions according to the Ontario County Humane Society. Officers were called to the vehicle, which was parked... more

Midlakes students continuing Rachel Scott’s legacy

When Midlakes High School Principal Frank Bai-Rossi invited the Rachel’s Challenge program to present at his school on the 19th anniversary of the Columbine High School shootings, he knew the messages would have an impact. “What I’ve seen has really come to fruition,” he said. “We’re seeing kids be kinder to each other. I’ve seen kids go out of their... more

Farmington man bit guard at Clifton Springs Hospital, charged with assault

A 22-year-old Farmington man was arrested on assault charges after an incident at Clifton Springs Hospital over the weekend. Adam Stekl, 22, of Farmington was charged with third-degree assault, according to deputies. While being admitted, Stekl became uncooperative and aggressive toward staff. At one point deputies say he bit one of the security guards at the hospital causing minor injury.... more

Midlakes bumped out of Class B baseball state tournament

The Midlakes Screaming Eagles put together their first championship season in more than three decades, but were unable to keep the good times going Saturday. Royalton-Hartland bumped Midlakes out of the regional round of the Class B state tournament, topping the Screaming Eagles 10-1 at Frontier Field. The Royalton-Hartland Rams jump into the state semifinal round June 8 at Maine-Endwell... more

FLX WEEKLY: Festival season arrives along with June this weekend (podcast)

Festival season is officially underway with the summer of 2018 on-tap in the Finger Lakes as we turn the calendar to June this weekend. We’ll fill you in on the big weekends in Clifton Springs and Ithaca and let you know if this summer-like weather will continue into the new month. Also, our top local photos of the week, the... more

Midlakes defeats Newark for Sectional baseball crown

The Midlakes Screaming Eagles baseball team cruised past the Newark Reds to capture the Section V Class B baseball championship on Saturday in Canandaigua. Midlakes jumped out to a 3-0 lead after the top of the first and the Reds left bases loaded in the bottom half of the opening inning. The Screaming Eagles never looked back, and continued to... more

FingerLakes1.com Local Mother’s Day Guide

Make Mom’s day a special one with these great local tips for awesome, unique gifts and delicious special Mother’s Day brunch offerings… Sinicropi Florist in downtown Seneca Falls This Mother’s Day, treat the mom in your life like the queen she is! Celebrate Mom with her favorite flower or gift from Sinicropi Florist Arrangements range from $35- how much do... more

Clifton Springs man arrested on drug charges after traffic stop

A 41-year-old Clifton Springs man was arrested on two charges after a traffic stop on State Route 332. Deputies say Scott E. Wheaton, 41, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance and unlawful possession of marijuana. Deputies say Wheaton was stopped for driving with a cracked windshield on State Route 332; and at that time it was... more

Ontario Republicans endorse candidates for November elections

The Ontario County Republican Committee recently endorsed candidates for Ontario County Judge, Sheriff, Treasurer and Coroner and Governor, State Senate and State Assembly. Trisha Turner, chair of the county committee, praised the committee members for meeting with and questioning candidates for several months. “These committee members are volunteers who care deeply about their communities and take the endorsement process seriously,”... more
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