Category: Victor

SECTIONAL FRIDAY REPORT: FL East girls dominant on Friday night; Lyons, Red Jacket, Gananda & Whitman slide into Class C boys semis

SECTIONAL FRIDAY REPORT: FL East girls dominant on Friday night; Lyons, Red Jacket, Gananda & Whitman slide into Class C boys semis

There was a full slate of Section V boys and girls postseason high school basketball games on Friday night to kick off the quarterfinal rounds which continues Saturday. It was a successful night for the Finger Lakes East girls, in particular, as ... MORE
Climbing Vines Cafe and Play  to close in Victor

Climbing Vines Cafe and Play to close in Victor

The original located for Climbing Vines Cafe and Play is closing its doors this week. It’s been operating along State Route 96 for over four years. Michele Caruana told The Messenger that they decided to not renew the lease at that space ... MORE
News, Ontario County, Victor
Supervisor from Manchester focuses on infrastructure, taxes in campaign

Supervisor from Manchester focuses on infrastructure, taxes in campaign

Manchester Town Supervisor Mike Gallahan says running for New York State Assembly in the 131st District first crossed his mind a couple years ago. Then-Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb, R-Canandaigua, was contemplating a gubernatorial run. That was when Gallahan says he was ... MORE
Victor defeats Fairport in OT for Class A title

Victor defeats Fairport in OT for Class A title

Back in January, after Victor slipped past Fairport 2-1 on a mid-winter Friday night, long-time coaches Mike Ferrari and Chris Moretter reflected on the quality of the rivalry, and of each team. “We said this would be a great sectional championship game,” ... MORE
W-FL Thursday: Lyons girls bounce back with win over Sodus; Williamson girls end Red Creeks 4-game win streak

W-FL Thursday: Lyons girls bounce back with win over Sodus; Williamson girls end Red Creeks 4-game win streak

It was a rather quiet Thursday night in the Wayne-Finger Lakes. There were just six girls games and no boys games. The Williamson Marauders defeated the Red Creek Rams by nine points to snap their 4-game win streak. Williamson held Isabella Wilbur ... MORE
Deputies: Palmyra man charged with menacing at Eastview Mall

Deputies: Palmyra man charged with menacing at Eastview Mall

Deputies say that a 39-year-old Palmyra resident was arrested on a menacing charge following an investigation at the Eastview Mall. Deputies say that Jessie David Adams, 39, of Palmyra was charged with third-degree menacing after an undisclosed incident at the Eastview Mall ... MORE
W-FL Friday: Cara Walker scores 1,000th point in win over Wayne; Honeoye boys win seventh straight over South Seneca

W-FL Friday: Cara Walker scores 1,000th point in win over Wayne; Honeoye boys win 7th straight

It was a jam-packed Friday night across the Wayne-Finger Lakes girls and boys basketball leagues. There were 13 boys games and 7 girls games. On the girls side, the Midlakes Screaming Eagles won their tenth game of the season after defeating the ... MORE
Medina man faces felony charges after incident at Victor gas station

Medina man faces felony charges after incident at Victor gas station

Around 1:49 a.m. deputies with the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Medina man on felony DWI charges after a disturbance at a local gas station. Derek Dix Jr., 31, was charged with felony DWI, aggravated unlicensed operation, criminal contempt and several ... MORE
Old Pueblo Grill to open Victor location along Route 96

Old Pueblo Grill to open Victor location along Route 96

Old Pueblo Grill is coming to Victor. The fast-casual hit, which has developed a strong reputation in the Rochester-area, will open a second location at the HighPoint development off Route 96. One major change will be size. The new location will seat ... MORE
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Two buses destroyed, others damaged after fire at Victor CSD garage (photos & video)

Several buses were damaged in an early morning fire in Victor. The Victor Fire Department says two buses were destroyed, while three others sustained damage – but are operational. There was a fire at the Victor Central School District Bus Garage. Firefighters ... MORE
Fire, News, Ontario County, Victor
Girl Scouts from around the Finger Lakes recognized for their efforts in the community

Girl Scouts from around the Finger Lakes recognized for their efforts in the community

Girl Scouts of NYPENN Pathways announced this week that 18 girls from across its council territory earned the prestigious Gold Award, the highest award in Girl Scouting. Since 1916, the Girl Scout Gold Award has stood for excellence and leadership. Over the course ... MORE
Cat cafe will open at Eastview Mall later this month

Cat cafe will open at Eastview Mall later this month

If you’ve visited the Eastview Mall in Victor recently – you’ve probably seen the signage for a new ‘cat cafe’. Lisa Cragle of Farmington is hoping to open Purrs and Paws Cat Cafe by mid-February. They’re working inside the store, which is ... MORE
Victor businessman could be paroled this spring after surveillance of 33 women

Victims push for Ontario County businessman to remain in prison

An Ontario County businessman, who admitted to videotaping and recording women and girls as they tried on running gear in a changing room at Tri Running & Walking will have his first parole hearing in March. Glen Siembor admitted to those crimes ... MORE
Courts, News, Ontario County, Victor
TRAVEL ADVISORY: Sheriff Henderson says accidents being reported, visibility becoming an issue

TRAVEL ADVISORY: Sheriff Henderson says accidents being reported, visibility becoming an issue

Sheriff Kevin M. Henderson has issued a Travel Advisory, due to increasing snow and hazardous driving conditions. Numerous accidents are being reported and visibility is also a concern. “The travel advisory does NOT restrict travel,” Henderson explained. “But does advise of hazardous ... MORE
W-FL Saturday: Howard sinks game-winning free throw to lift Newark over Pal-Mac; Geneva boys win fifth straight

W-FL Saturday: Howard sinks game-winning free throw to lift Newark over Pal-Mac; Geneva boys win fifth straight

On Saturday night, the Newark Reds defeated the Pal-Mac Red Raiders by one point. Raeshawn Howard, a Freshman at Newark, hit the game-winning free throw. Howard scored 8 of his 13 points in the fourth quarter. The Reds improved to 9-7 with the ... MORE
Work on Route 96 roundabout in Victor will start this spring; road will close for next phase of construction

Work on Route 96 roundabout in Victor will start this spring; road will close for next phase of construction

Officials say this could be the year that a major change begins at one of Victor’s busiest intersections. Last week the state comptroller gave the green light on a $3.2 million contract with Cold Spring Construction Co., who will be responsible for ... MORE
Two hospitalized after crash on Eastview Mall property

Two hospitalized after crash on Eastview Mall property

On Sunday at approximately 2:55 p.m. first responders were called to a personal injury crash near Eastview Mall. The accident happened on Eastview Mall Drive, when Sandra Odell, 65, of Fairport was traveling east when she failed to yield the right of ... MORE
W-FL Tuesday: Lyons girls take Wayne County lead with win over C-S; Geneva boys fall to Odyssey; Wilbur’s triple-double lifts Red Creek over ER

W-FL Tuesday: Lyons girls take Wayne Co. lead with win over C-S; Geneva boys fall to Odyssey; Wilbur’s triple-double lifts Red Creek

The Lyons Lions girls took over first place in the Wayne County standings after beating the Clyde-Savannah Golden Eagles at the Atwood Gymnasium on Tuesday night. Caiden Crego scored a game-high 19 points to lead the way for Lyons. With the win, ... MORE