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Section V high school football tournament first round match-ups

Section V high school football tournament first round match-ups
The first round of the Section V high school football sectional tournament begins this Friday night. Each Class will compete for a berth into the NYSPHSAA tournament. Below is a full list of all the opening round match-ups and kick-off times… Class AA 8 Edison at 1 Aquinas 7 p.m. Friday (10/19) 7 Rush-Henrietta at 2 McQuaid 7 p.m. Saturday... more

Manchester woman ticketed after crash on SR 96

Manchester woman ticketed after crash on SR 96
Deputies say that around 7:32 am first responders were called to a two-car accident on State Route 96 and Spring Run in Manchester. Deputies responded along with Finger Lakes Ambulance and Clifton Springs Fire Department – finding a vehicle operated by 55-year-old Eileen M. Hyland, of Manchester pulled out onto Route 96 in front of a pickup truck operated by... more

Manchester Justice Erika Martin pleads guilty, resigns, and promises never to be a judge again

Manchester Justice Erika Martin pleads guilty, resigns, and promises never to be a judge again
The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct announced that Erika A. Martin, a Justice of the Manchester Town Court, Ontario County, resigned from office and agreed never to be a judge again, after pleading guilty to grand larceny. The Commission accepted a stipulation to that effect signed by the judge, her attorney and the Commission’s Administrator and closed its... more

Deputies: Farmington woman used stolen credit card throughout Ontario Co.

Deputies: Farmington woman used stolen credit card throughout Ontario Co.
Deputies say a 32-year-old Farmington woman was arrested following an investigation into a stolen credit card in Victor and Farmington. Marjorie D. Wellington, 32, of Farmington was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property after it was determined that she used a stolen credit card in Victor and Farmington. Deputies say she was issued an appearance ticket. However, they... more

Deputies: Manchester accident leads to DWI charge

Deputies: Manchester accident leads to DWI charge
A single-vehicle accident in Manchester has resulted in charges for one local driver. Deputies arrested Harry W. Garling, 66, of Clifton Springs for driving while intoxicated. According to a press release, the charge stems from an incident on Route 31 – where he attempted to make a left-hand turn onto County Road 7 – but failed to negotiate the turn,... more

Red Jacket takes down Clyde-Savannah

Red Jacket takes down Clyde-Savannah
The Red Jacket football team jumped out to an early lead and never looked back on their way to a 40-26 victory over Clyde. The Indians took a commanding 28-6 lead into halftime. Logan Keifer led the Indians with 193 yards on the ground including an 88-yard run. Teammate John Scarf added 111 yards and a trip to the end... more

PRIMARY PREVIEW: Candidates for sheriff in Ontario County face off this week

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Meeting the primary candidates for sheriff in Ontario County
Two candidates vying to succeed longtime Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero say voters have an important choice to make this week. On Thursday, a Republican primary will be held to determine the candidate that will take on Democrat, Kevin Henderson. Those candidates facing off are Bob Green and Silvio Palermo, both of which tout lengthy careers in law enforcement. “This... more

Train wreck is family history for heirs of survivor in Manchester

Train wreck is family history for heirs of survivor in Manchester
With the waters of the Canandaigua Outlet rushing behind him, David Turan, of Syracuse, read the words of a memorial to the dead and injured in the Lehigh Valley train wreck of Aug. 25, 1911, and remarked about the history at this site. Just 200 or so feet away is the railroad trestle over the outlet from which passenger rail... more

INSIDE THE FLX: Kevin Henderson talks campaign for Ontario Co. Sheriff (podcast)

Taking more than three decades of experience with him, Ontario County Sheriff Candidate Kevin Henderson wants residents to know that he cares about the community and its future. Sitting down with Josh Durso on Inside the FLX, Henderson talked about his career, the things he learned, the processes that he’d like to see implemented if elected sheriff – and what... more

Rt. 21 bridge over NYS Thruway in Manchester being replaced

Work is scheduled to begin Wednesday on the State Route 21 bridge that runs over the New York State Thruway in Manchester. The bridge will be replaced with a 236-foot-long, two span bridge and will have more height clearance for vehicles driving on the Thruway, wider lanes and wider shoulders. The current bridge was originally built in 1952. According to... more

Getting to know the candidates for Ontario County Sheriff

After 28 years as sheriff and 46 years in law enforcement, Sheriff Philip Povero has reached the end of his career. Following a career of that length, and with everything the county has accomplished in that time, there is a vast expanse to be filled. Appearing on the ballot in the primary election on Thursday September 13th are two new... more

ATV crash in Manchester leads to felony DWI charge for teen

Deputies say on Sunday around 2:32 am they were called to an ATV crash, which resulted in one minor being transported to the hospital with minor injuries. However, that driver was charged with felony aggravated driving while intoxicated, according to investigators. Seth Bourlier, 17, of Fulton was involved in a crash where his ATV rolled over on Outlet Road –... more

Deputies investigate Manchester crash on Wednesday

Ontario County Sheriff’s deputies are investigating a crash involving a Jeep in Manchester Wednesday afternoon. Deputies said this happened around 2 p.m. on Route 21 near the New York State Thruway. According to investigators, the Jeep went off the road while heading north and crashed into a tree. The driver of the Jeep was the only person involved in the... more

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

New home for historic boxcars in Manchester

It took a train, a crane, and an army of skilled volunteers to lift, tow and coax two historic boxcars into Caboose Park Saturday morning. But it will all be worth it when local residents, railroad enthusiasts and history lovers are able to revisit their railway roots at the 103 S. Main St. park in the village of Manchester. The... more

Manchester man strikes child multiple times in Wendy’s parking lot

A 54-year-old Manchester man was arrested on June 23rd related to an investigation into a physical incident involving a 5-year-old. John Zimmerman, 54, of Manchester was charged with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a child after striking a 5-year-old child multiple times while in a parking lot at Wendy’s in the city. He was released and will appear... more

Manchester roundhouse probe underway

What lies beneath what was for decades the largest operating railroad roundhouse in the eastern United States? Likely a good amount of contaminants from more than 60 years of servicing engines and rehabilitating rail cars. The Lehigh Valley Railroad Roundhouse is now the focus of an environmental investigation that will pave the way for a revival for the property in... more

Canandaigua burglary investigation results in arrest on Monday

Deputies say that a 32-year-old Manchester resident was arrested on Monday after a burglary investigation. The investigation began on May 1st when he entered the Canandaigua Walmart, selected an item from the rack and returned it for cash. Steven W. Giese, 32, of Manchester was charged with burglary as he had previously been banned from the store. Giese was transported... more
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