Category: Interlaken

South Seneca CSD copes with long-term shutdown, as financial implications loom across NYS

South Seneca CSD copes with long-term shutdown, as financial implications loom across NYS

– By Josh Durso South Seneca Central School District is in the midst of an historic, long-term shutdown. The kind of which no one has any memory of experiencing – faculty or students. Superintendent Stephen Zielinski, who has led the district for ... 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
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
Firefighters called to tractor-trailer fire along Rt. 96 in Seneca County

Firefighters called to tractor-trailer fire along Rt. 96 in Seneca County

Multiple departments were called to the scene of a tractor-trailer fire on Tuesday around 9 a.m. The call came in as a report of a vehicle fire along State Route 96, near Potter Road. Interlaken Fire Department was initially called to the ... 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
Finger Lakes Cider House named February business of the month

Finger Lakes Cider House named February business of the month

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce and Hampton Inn Seneca Falls have recognized Finger Lakes Cider House at Good Life Farms in Interlaken as the February 2020 Business of the Month. Good Life Farms is a working organic farm and orchard that ... 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
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
Bob Hayssen will lead Seneca County Board of Supervisors in 2020

Bob Hayssen wins close election to lead Seneca County Board of Supervisors in 2020

The final vote was 406-344. Supervisors David Hayes, Mike Ferrara, Cindy Lorenzetti, Kyle Barnhart, Jim Borst, and Paul Kronenwetter voted for Hayssen. He also cast a vote for himself. Supervisors Mike Reynolds, Ralph Lott, Ron McGreevy, Michael Enslow, and Jim Cleere voted ... MORE
Sheriff: Interlaken man charged with predatory sex assault, rape of child less than 13

Sheriff: Interlaken man charged with predatory sex assault, rape of child less than 13

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce reports the arrest of a 34-year-old Interlaken resident on felony predatory sex assault charges following an investigation. Dana Goodman, 34, of Interlaken was charged with predatory sexual assault, a Class A-II felony; first-degree rape, a Class B ... MORE
Sheriff: Pursuit in Seneca County reached speeds of 93 mph in small village

Sheriff Luce: Pursuit reached speeds of 93 mph; two children inside vehicle unhurt

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce says his deputies were involved in a high-speed pursuit in the village of Interlaken on Saturday. Around 1:06 p.m. deputies observed a vehicle on Main Street traveling with an expired inspection sticker. He says that as deputies ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: 2019 South Seneca Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament (FL1 Sports)

WEBCAST REPLAY: 2019 South Seneca Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament (FL1 Sports)

The 2019-20 Wayne-Finger Lakes high school basketball season is underway with FL1 Sports live coverage of the second day of the South Seneca Girls Thanksgiving Tip-Off Tournament at the Jack Guinan Gymnasium in Ovid. The host South Seneca Falcons are joined by ... MORE
Interlaken bonding for new wastewater treatment plant

Interlaken bonding for new wastewater treatment plant

Out with the old, in with the new. The village is taking steps to borrow up to $5 million to demolish, remove and replace its existing wastewater treatment plant with a new treatment plant and improvements to the existing wastewater collection system ... MORE
Deputies: Interlaken man punched person holding 3-month-old baby

Deputies: Interlaken man punched person holding 3-month-old baby

Deputies report the arrest of an Interlaken resident following an investigation into a physical altercation between two men. Thomas Palmer, 48, of Interlaken was charged with harassment and endangering the welfare of a child. The arrest stems from a physical altercation where ... MORE