Category: Seneca County

WATCH: Behind the scenes with Mynderse Class of 2020 (video)

WATCH: Behind the scenes with Mynderse Class of 2020 (video)

What was it like graduating during a pandemic? This exclusive feature takes a look behind the scenes of the 2020 Mynderse Graduation. It was an unusual year, but one that was just as rewarding for students, parents, and faculty as they celebrated ... MORE
J. Martin Auction, LLC accused of violating executive order at end of May

J. Martin Auction, LLC accused of violating executive order at end of May

By Josh Durso The Seneca County Health Department has slapped J. Martin Auction, LLC with violations connected to the coronavirus pandemic, and executive orders issued by Governor Andrew Cuomo. In a letter published on Wednesday, Vickie Swinehart, Director of Public Health said ... MORE
Five hour standoff ends after domestic incident in Seneca County

Five hour standoff ends after domestic incident in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 26-year-old Ovid resident following a domestic incident, which resulted in a standoff. Brandon Casey, 26, was charged with criminal obstruction of breathing, criminal mischief, and harassment after the incident. Around 10 p.m ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: South Seneca Class of 2020 grad Hannah Goldberg (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: South Seneca Class of 2020 grad Hannah Goldberg (podcast)

Last weekend Hannah Goldberg and her classmates received their high school diplomas during the commencement ceremony at South Seneca High School in Ovid. Hannah, a former FingerLakes1.com, Inc. Intern, is in-studio to talk about the challenges of closing out her senior year ... MORE
OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: The Pre-Emption Line (podcast)

Most Finger Lakes residents have heard of the Pre-Emption Line but very few know the fascinating history of why is exists. Seneca County Historian Walter Gable explains in this episode of Our Finger Lakes History.  . The Pre-Emption Line forms the ... MORE
Mobile home damaged by fire in Seneca County

Mobile home damaged by fire in Seneca County

On June 24th the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office responded to a structure fire, along with firefighters from Junius, Magee, Waterloo, Fayette, Canoga, Seneca Falls, and Varick on Caroline Road. The scene was at 920 Caroline Road, according to deputies, who say that ... MORE
Seneca County man accused of throwing knife, walking cane at woman during domestic incident

Seneca County man accused of throwing knife, walking cane at woman during domestic incident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that Romulus man was arrested after throwing a knife and waking cane at a female victim during a domestic incident. Gregory Davis, 49, was charged with menacing, endangering the welfare of a child, and harassment. Deputies ... MORE
Four minors arrested on array of misdemeanor and felony charges after burg

Four minors arrested on array of misdemeanor and felony charges after burglary, vandalism investigations

On June 25th and 26th police concluded investigations involving four juveniles who engaged in acts of vandalism, theft, and burglary in the town of Seneca Falls. The Seneca Falls Police Department says it spent several months investigating incidents involving a total of ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Mynderse Academy Class of 2020 commencement ceremony (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Mynderse Academy Class of 2020 commencement ceremony (video)

The Mynderse Academy Class of 2020 has endured a senior year unlike any other. On Friday night, on Bracht Field in Seneca Falls, they will graduate during a commencement ceremony unlike any other. The entire ceremony will be conducted in 2 sessions, ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Waterloo High School’s 134th commencement ceremony (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Waterloo High School’s 134th commencement ceremony (video)

Waterloo High School’s Class of 2020 will graduate on Saturday night on Tom Coughlin Field starting at about 6:45 pm. Watch the full commencement ceremony live, or on-demand after Saturday night’s graduation, at the link below or in the player below. Click ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

By Gabriel Pietrorazio What’s the deal with Deer Haven Park? Is Saturday’s reopening of Deer Haven Park in danger? Truman Bells, the overseer of the new touring service at Deer Haven Park in Romulus spoke exclusively with FingerLakes1.com less than one day ... MORE
Finger Lakes enters ‘Phase 4’, but how many active COVID-19 cases are there right now?

Finger Lakes enters ‘Phase 4’, but how many active COVID-19 cases are there right now?

The Finger Lakes and Central New York have entered ‘Phase 4’. While other states and parts of the U.S. see massive spikes in COVID-19 caseload – the regions in Upstate New York continue on a positive trend line. For the Finger Lakes ... MORE
Organizers say Empire Farm Days will happen; Seneca County officials push back

UPDATE: Supervisors double-down on Empire Farm Days cancellation, says decision was overwhelmingly supported among board

By Josh Durso In a second update on Thursday, officials in Seneca County responded to the ongoing debate in Seneca over the future of the Empire Farm Days expo. “We are not happy that circumstances force the Board to take this action ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY LIVE AT 12:30 PM: Ciders of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, High School Graduations and here comes Phase 4 (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Ciders of the Cayuga Lake Wine Trail, High School Graduations and here comes Phase 4 (podcast)

Cayuga Lake Wine Trail executive director Katherine Chase is back in-studio for the last Wednesday of June and she is bringing locally produced ciders to sample. We’ll also look ahead to the weekend which includes commencement ceremonies at high schools across the ... MORE
Finger Lakes Land Trust releases “Our Forever Work” video

Finger Lakes Land Trust releases “Our Forever Work” video

The Finger Lakes Land Trust has bee supporting conservation in the Finger Lakes since 1989. They recently produced a stunning short video highlighting the natural beauty of the region which originally was debuted at the group’s Annual Meeting. Watch in the player ... MORE