Category: Manchester

Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Ontario County

Traffic stop leads to drug charges in Manchester

Deputies say a 30-year-old Penn Yan woman was arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop on State Route 96 in Manchester. On Tuesday deputies stopped Amanda Herzig, 30, of Penn Yan near Route 96 and North Avenue in Manchester. Deputies say ... MORE
Deputies: Manchester driver charged with DWI

Deputies: Manchester driver charged with DWI

Deputies report the arrest of a 72-year-old Manchester resident following a traffic stop at the intersection of State Routes 96 and 21 in Manchester. Lynda Ashwell, 72, of Manchester was charged with driving while intoxicated. Deputies say she submitted to a chemical ... MORE
One dead, another hospitalized after two-car crash in Manchester

UPDATE: Sheriff Henderson identifies those involved in fatal Manchester crash

Sheriff Kevin Henderson has identified the individuals involved in the fatal two-car wreck late-Sunday in Ontario County. Shawn Gedney, 46, of Clifton Springs was pronounced dead at the scene, Henderson said. Paul Demay, 60, of Shortsville was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital ... MORE
Deputies: One airlifted after two-car crash in Hopewell

Deputies: One airlifted after two-car crash in Hopewell

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a two-car personal injury crash at the intersection of Freshour and Taylor roads in the town of Hopewell. It happened on Sunday around 11 a.m. Deputies say Ricky Rodas, 58, of Manchester was ... MORE
Company proposes clay mine expansion in Ontario County

Company proposes clay mine expansion in Ontario County

Marcy Excavation Services LLC wants to add 4.5-acres to its Manchester-based clay mine. It has submitted an application to the DEC for an expansion of its mine, which is located on County Road 13 in Manchester. A State Environmental Quality Review determined ... MORE
Palmyra woman hospitalized after one-car crash in Manchester

Palmyra woman hospitalized after one-car crash in Manchester

Sheriff Kevin Henderson says deputies responded to a one-vehicle crash a little before 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday. Patricia Fox-Harper, 65, of Palmyra was driving south on Route 21 in Manchester when her vehicle went off the road, striking an earth embankment and ... MORE
Seneca Falls woman charged with aggravated DWI after crash, near misses in Ontario County

Seneca Falls woman charged with aggravated DWI after crash, near misses in Ontario County

Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a Seneca Falls woman following an investigation into a complaint of a minor car accident and other near misses. Deputies arrested Julia Fitzgerald, 25, of Seneca Falls for aggravated driving while intoxicated after being found ... MORE
Truck driver dead after crash on Thruway at Exit 43

Truck driver dead after crash on Thruway at Exit 43

New York State Police are investigating a single-vehicle crash that left a trucker dead on the westbound off-ramp of the Thruway at Exit 43 on Tuesday. It happened around 10:30 a.m. State Police say a 34-year-old truck driver, who was not identified, ... MORE
Can the Manchester Roundhouse be saved? Officials will find out in 2021

Can the Manchester Roundhouse be saved? Officials will find out in 2021

An assessment of the historic Lehigh Valley Railroad Roundhouse in Manchester is set to take place in February 2021. That will likely determine whether it stays upright, or is taken down. At one time it was one of the largest of its ... MORE
Red Jacket HS student tests positive for COVID-19

Red Jacket HS student tests positive for COVID-19

The Red Jacket school district notified families on Tuesday that a student at the high school tested positive for COVID-19. “This morning we were notified that one of our high school students tested positive for COVID-19. The student was last in school ... MORE
Deputies: Manchester man possessed stolen handgun

Deputies: Manchester man possessed stolen handgun

A stolen handgun that hasn’t been seen since May 2019 was found during an investigation in the town of Manchester. Deputies say Robert Sapp, 31, of Manchester was charged with third-degree criminal possession of a weapon. The charges stem from an incident ... 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
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
Rochester motorcyclist hospitalized after wreck in Ontario County

Rochester motorcyclist hospitalized after wreck in Ontario County

Deputies say a Rochester woman was hospitalized following a crash in the town of Manchester. It happened Saturday a little before 5 p.m. when Diana Perry-Rivera lost control of her motorcycle at the intersection of County Roads 7 and 13. She was ... MORE
Multi-vehicle crash reported along Thruway in Manchester

LATEST: Little known about reported rollover crash that snarled traffic along the Thruway in Ontario County

Transportation officials reported a personal injury crash involving multiple vehicles between exits 43 and 44 on the New York State Thruway. Part of the eastbound lanes were blocked, according to the alert, which went out around 5 p.m. on Saturday Scanner traffic ... MORE