Category: Fayette

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
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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
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
TRAVEL ADVISORY: Sheriff Luce asks motorists to avoid travel until 9 a.m. on Saturday

NO UNNECESSARY TRAVEL: Sheriff Luce expands advisory for Seneca County motorists

Sheriff Tim Luce has upgraded the travel advisory issued earlier to a no unnecessary travel advisory. It doesn’t restrict travel, and roads remain open at this time – but travel is discouraged. “It is recommended that citizens do not engage in unnecessary ... MORE
Discovery changes make for difficult work in local courts

Seneca supervisors hear how discovery changes are impacting local courts

On Tuesday a local judge was back before the Seneca County Board of Supervisors requesting additional funding to deal with changes that stemmed from the bail reform initiative passed into law in 2019 ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Matt Miller looks to challenge Assemblyman Kolb in November (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Matt Miller talks campaign for NYS Assembly (podcast)

This week on Episode #212 of the Inside the FLX podcast – Matthew Miller is in-studio. He’s talking about his campaign for Assembly District #131 after the announcement that Assemblyman Brian Kolb (R-Canandaigua) would not seek another term this fall. The young ... MORE
Waterloo woman leaves scene of DWI crash with Fayette man, who was also charged with DWI

Waterloo woman leaves scene of DWI crash with Fayette man, who was also charged with DWI

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on January 19th at approximately 2:31 a.m. deputies responded to the area of County Road 121 in the town of Fayette for the report of a car in a ditch. While deputies were on their ... MORE
Committee on Open Government answers more questions about executive session, public meetings

Committee on Open Government answers more questions about executive session, public meetings

Last week, the Seneca County Board of Supervisors made headlines after entering into an executive session without enough votes to do so. The story prompted FingerLakes1.com to reach out to Kristin O'Neill, of the Committee on Open Government for more information ... MORE
Romulus driver charged with aggravated DWI after leaving scene of property damage accident

Fayette crash leads to aggravated DWI, leaving scene charges

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Saturday around 9:15 p.m. deputies were called to State Route 89 in Fayette for the report of a one-car property damage accident. They say a vehicle, operated by Tally McDonald, 24, of Romulus had ... MORE
Free seminar in Fayette for students and parents planning for college

Free seminar in Fayette for students and parents planning for college

A free seminar, “Mastering the College Planning Process,” will be held on Sunday, January 26, from 5:30 pm to 7:30 pm in Fayette. The presenter is John Dragone, owner of John Dragone College Guidance Services, LLC. Hundreds of students and parents have ... MORE