Category: Gorham

Commission says Gorham town justice should be admonished over Facebook post

Commission: Gorham justice should be disciplined over Facebook posts

The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct has determined that John R. Peck, a Justice of the Gorham Town Court, Ontario County should be admonished. In a determination dated March 19, 2021, and made public today upon completion of statutory notice ... MORE
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Marcus Whitman boys stunned in Avon as Braves win Class C1 title in overtime thriller

Marcus Whitman boys stunned in Avon as Braves win Class C1 title in overtime thriller

Head coach Greg O’Conner and his Marcus Whitman Wildcats have battled throughout the 2021 season in a tough Finger Lakes East regular season and as road warriors throughout the play-offs. They opened sectional play with a trip to Gananda before defeating the ... MORE
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LISTEN LIVE AT 5:45 PM: Mynderse battles C.G. Finney in Class B2 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

RADIO REPLAY: Marcus Whitman tries for back-to-back Sectional titles at Avon on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

The #5 seed Marcus Whitman Wildcats have been road warriors throughout the Section V Class C1 Tournament. On Saturday afternoon they took their show on the road again, this time to #2 seed Avon to battle with the Braves for a Sectional ... MORE
SECTIONAL THURSDAY: Whitman ends Lyons dynasty; Waterloo, Pal-Mac, South Seneca girls bound for title games

SECTIONAL THURSDAY: Whitman ends Lyons dynasty; Waterloo, Pal-Mac, South Seneca girls bound for title games

The marquee match-up of Thursday night’s sectional schedule was in the boys Class C1 semifinal as the #5 seed Marcus Whitman Wildcats took on #1 seed Lyons Lions. Both teams brought senior laden rosters and a very successful recent postseason track record ... MORE
LISTEN LIVE AT 5:45 PM: Mynderse battles C.G. Finney in Class B2 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

RADIO REPLAY: Marcus Whitman and Lyons square-off in Class C1 semifinal on FL1 Radio (FL1 Sports)

The #1 seed and undefeated Lyons Lions hostED #5 seed Marcus Whitman on Thursday night at the Atwood Gymnasium for a berth into the Section V Class C1 championship game. Listen to replay of the live broadcast below as Jim Sinicropi and ... MORE
Lawmakers, school leaders say social distancing guidelines must be changed for return to in-person learning

Lawmakers, school leaders say social distancing guidelines must be changed for return to in-person learning

Sen. Pam Helming is joining other lawmakers in New York calling for the resumption of full-time, in-person learning at schools across the state. Gov. Andrew Cuomo has said that he wants to see schools reopen as soon as possible. However, there has ... MORE
“Graduation rates really miss one huge thing, and that’s the relationships”

“Graduation rates really miss one huge thing, and that’s the relationships”

Earlier this month the state’s Education Department released graduation rates for districts across the board. The news was good: Graduation rates ticked upward to 84.8% in New York State. It reflected a 1.4 percentage point increase from year prior. It also showed ... MORE
Driver charged with DWI after rollover crash in Gorham

Driver charged with DWI after rollover crash in Gorham

On Friday around 3 p.m. deputies were called to a personal injury crash on County Road 1 near the intersection of Middle Road in Gorham. The vehicle, operated by Samantha Bergman, 45, of Rushville was traveling south at a high rate of ... MORE
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UPDATE: Police say missing Geneva teen found safe

Authorities in Geneva say the search for a missing teen has ended. Chyann Laryan Hennigan, 16, was reported missing over the weekend. After an announcement by the Geneva Police Department she was located. Want the latest headlines in your inbox each morning? ... MORE
Gorham, News, Ontario County
HOW TO WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate ahead of Election Day on FingerLakes1.com (video)

ICYMI: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller meet in debate on FingerLakes1.com (watch or listen)

On Tuesday FingerLakes1.com hosted a live-streamed debate between two candidates for New York State Assembly District 131. The district, which includes Ontario and Seneca counties has had a single representative for two decades. At the conclusion of 2020, Assemblyman Brian Kolb will ... MORE
Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

Student teacher tests positive for COVID-19 at Marcus Whitman HS

The Marcus Whitman Central School District has another positive case of the Coronavirus. Marcus Whitman High School was closed on Friday after a student teacher tested positive for the virus. Superintendent Dr. Chris Brown said he found out Thursday about the student ... MORE
Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

Marcus Whitman HS stays open even after positive COVID-19 case

The Marcus Whitman Central School District opted to keep its high school open — despite a positive COVID-19 case. While that news may not seem controversial — the district is one of the few to have been able to successfully navigate a ... MORE
Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials growing worried about ‘slow increase’ in COVID-19 cases in Ontario County

Officials in Ontario County are concerned with the slow increase in COVID-19 cases over the last several weeks. The County reported 36 active cases, where residents were in isolation, as of Wednesday. There were seven new cases that day. While not as ... MORE
Driver hospitalized after tractor-trailer crash in Gorham

Driver hospitalized after tractor-trailer crash in Gorham

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a crash involving a tractor-trailer in the town of Gorham a little after 9:30 a.m. on Wednesday. Deputies say David Parish, 42, of Penn Yan was traveling north on Twitchell Road when he ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of pandemic (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Canandaigua Emergency Squad feels pinch of COVID-19 (podcast)

The Canandaigua Emergency Squad is the busiest 911 response center in Ontario County. It’s been that way for more than 80 years. Chief Matt Sproul says his team responds to more than 6,000 calls for service per year. Their coverage area includes ... MORE