Category: Fayette

Waterloo, Fayette consider merged fire district; public hearing set for August 26th

Waterloo, Fayette consider merged fire district; public hearing set for August 26th

Two fire districts in Seneca County are weighing the possibility of joining forces. The towns of Waterloo and Fayette, and the village of Waterloo are exploring the possibility of merging to form a joint-district. All three entities met in a joint-session at ... MORE
Waterloo woman airlifted after crash while delivering mail on State Route 336

Waterloo woman airlifted after crash while delivering mail in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Thursday around 2:03 p.m. deputies responded to the area of State Route 336 and Secor Road for a one-car crash. Deputies say Peggy Cole, 52, of Waterloo was traveling east on Route 336 delivering ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

By Gabriel Pietrorazio What does the Cayuga Nation traditional leadership think about the land-into-trust legal suit against the U.S. Government? Sachem Chief Sam George of the Bear Clan claims that the entire community was blindsided by the lawsuit announcement made by Clint ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Kal Awad from State Bakery & Smokehouse (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Kal Awad from State Bakery & Smokehouse (podcast)

Kal Awad is in-studio to talk about one of the newest culinary destinations in the area, State Smokehouse & Bakery just south of Seneca Falls in Fayette. He’ll join Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to sample some of the creations coming out ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Seneca County Board of Supervisors May meeting (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Seneca County Board of Supervisors 5/12/20 meeting (video)

The Seneca County Board of Supervisors hold their May meeting on Tuesday night, May 12th, at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be streamed live and available for on-demand viewing after the session’s conclusion. Watch the meeting in the player below. ... MORE
United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks

United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks

United Way of Seneca County reports that they have distributed more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks and now have a network of about 75 volunteers working to produce the masks. Due to the overwhelming number of requests they are limiting masks to ... MORE
Serious crash reported on West River Rd. in Seneca County late-Thursday

UPDATE: Troopers ID operator, passenger in serious Seneca County crash

State Police have released the identities of those involved in the serious crash Thursday night in Seneca County. It happened around 9:50 p.m. on West River Road in Fayette. Police say Nicholas Roof, 29, was driving, and Aden Blevins, 32, was a ... MORE
Sheriff: Four charged with disorderly conduct after explosion, fire in Fayette

Sheriff: Four charged with disorderly conduct after explosion, fire in Seneca County

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce says his office investigated the report of an explosion on Sunday, which came in around 9 p.m. Deputies responded to a field in the area of Zwick and Designer roads in the town of Fayette for the ... MORE
Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

Seneca County Community Counseling achieves long-term mission just in time

– By Josh Durso Social distancing comes with a lot of challenges. People are social creatures, so they crave interaction. During a pandemic like the one impacting most of the globe – Governor Andrew Cuomo called on mental health professionals across New ... MORE
POWER OUTAGE: Over 1,800 in the dark around Seneca Falls this morning

UPDATE: Power restored to 1,800+ in Seneca County after morning outage

Power has been restored to the 1,800+ customers who were in the dark for a couple hours Sunday morning. It’s unclear what caused the outage, but more than 1,850 were without power in Seneca Falls and Fayette. The outage appeared to be ... MORE
LETTER: Supervisor Lorenzetti gives update from town of Fayette

LETTER: Supervisor Lorenzetti gives update from town of Fayette

The Town of Fayette offices will be closed to the public. Locked drop box located outside the front door can be used for any payments, applications, etc. The staff which includes our town clerk and account clerk are working limited hours and ... MORE
WEBCAST REPLAY: South-end rivalry renewed as Romulus visits South Seneca (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: South-end rivalry renewed as Romulus visits South Seneca (FL1 Sports)

One of the best local rivalries in girls high school basketball renews on Wednesday night in Ovid as the Romulus Warriors invade the Jack Guinan Gymnasium to take on the South Seneca Falcons. Both programs have brought state championships back to the ... MORE
Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County

Supervisors will consider sharing sales tax with towns, villages in Seneca County

The debate about sharing sales tax revenue received a shot of life at Tuesday's meeting of the Government Operations Committee in Seneca County. The supervisors have long-wrestled with the notion of sharing sales tax revenue with towns and villages. Supervisor Kyle Barnhart, ... MORE
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
Man detained after clash violent clash in Seneca Falls vows to press charges

EXCLUSIVE: Man detained by Cayuga Nation police vows to press charges (audio)

Bowman has broken his silence by speaking with FingerLakes1.com first, assuring that “somebody’s got to learn a lesson” in the form of pressing criminal charges after being beaten and battered by Cayuga Nation officers. “I have a criminal attorney already. He’s going to ... MORE