Category: Lodi

Deputies: Waterloo man stole Go Kart, later sold it as his own in Seneca County

Deputies: Waterloo man stole Go Kart, later sold it as his own in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo man following a theft investigation that started on January 15th in Romulus. Deputies say that Timothy Tandle, 37, of Waterloo stole a Go Kart from a residence in the town of ... 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
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Watkins Glen man accused of never delivering construction supplies in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 52-year-old Watkins Glen man following an investigation into construction supplies. Christopher Burchell, 52, of Watkins Glen was arrested on a warrant issued out of Lodi Town Court after he was paid to ... MORE
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Lodi woman charged with felony DWI after one-car crash

Deputies report the arrest of a 44-year-old Lodi resident following an investigation into a one-vehicle crash in Seneca County. On January 11th around 10:15 p.m. deputies responded to a one car crash, and upon investigation – identified the driver as 44-year-old Jacquelyn ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Courageous Beauty YouTube Channel launched to help teens (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Courageous Beauty YouTube Channel launched to help teens (podcast)

What is Courageous Beauty? Well, for one local organization – it represents something it believes in at its core. It also happens to represent a digital strategy that has proven successful. The ‘Courageous Beauty’ YouTube Channel was launched by Kylie Allen, as ... MORE
Lodi man who was shot after breaking into home in Genesee County appears in court

Lodi man who was shot after breaking into home in Genesee County appears in court

The Lodi man who broke into a Stafford home and was shot by the homeowner appeared in court this week. Charles Cooper, 46, of Lodi was arraigned in Stafford Town Court after being released from the hospital. He was shot by the ... MORE
Courts, Lodi, News, Seneca County
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
Officials, law enforcement

Officials, law enforcement review bomb threat evacuation at South Seneca HS

‘An Unfortunate Reality’ – By Josh Durso South Seneca Central School District Superintendent Steve Zielinski has provided additional insight about the response to Wednesday’s bomb threat, which prompted a full-campus evacuation in Ovid. The evacuation lasted approximately an hour. Students returned to ... MORE
Seneca Chamber hires new Membership Development Manager

Seneca Chamber hires new Membership Development Manager

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce has announced Megan Slater as its new Membership Development Manager. In her role, Megan is responsible for helping connect area businesses to one of the largest and most successful professional advocacy and development networks in the ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Rick Newman from the Seneca Chamber & Thanksgiving Prep (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rick Newman from the Seneca Chamber & Thanksgiving Prep (podcast)

Seneca County Chamber of Commerce Destination Marketing Manager Rick Newman joins Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi in-studio to talk about everything going on at the Chamber including tonight’s Business After Hours event being hosting at FingerLakes1.com’s offices in Seneca Falls. Also, a ... MORE
Comments sought on grassland project at Finger Lakes National Forest

Comments sought on grassland project at Finger Lakes National Forest

The U. S. Forest Service is inviting comments on a proposed Grassland Enhancement Project at the Finger Lakes National Forest. The nearly 450-acre project area includes National Forest lands in the towns of Lodi and Covert in Seneca County and Hector and ... MORE
Lodi, News, Politics, Seneca County
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Lodi man shot by homeowner after breaking into Genesee County home

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office reports that a Lodi man was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital a little after 9 p.m. on Tuesday after he broke into a home in the Town of Stafford. Deputies say that a Stafford man shot a ... MORE
Lodi, News, Seneca County
Democrats make up some ground on Seneca County Board of Supervisors

Democrats make up some ground on Seneca County Board of Supervisors

Democrats picked up one seat, and possibly two, on the Seneca County Board of Supervisors Tuesday after ballots were counted. Absentee votes will determine the winners of two county supervisor seats in Waterloo. If the results hold, the Republicans will have a ... MORE
Trailblazers goes national, endorses Barnhart for Lodi supervisor

Trailblazers goes national, endorses Barnhart for Lodi supervisor

The Trailblazers PAC wants to see politics done differently. The organization was founded by Leslie Danks Burke following her own election bid for state senate in which she came up short against Republican Tom O’Mara. Several election cycles later, the organization she ... MORE
Mark Benjamin continues Lodi supervisor campaign

Mark Benjamin continues Lodi supervisor campaign

Republican Mark Benjamin will have competition this fall in the race to become the next Lodi Town supervisor, as Democrat Kyle Barnhart will run against him in the Nov. 5 election. While he admits a competitive race is good for the community, ... MORE
SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing HAB season with Frank DiOrio of Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (podcast)

What’s up with all the algae? While experts and scientists battle with the ‘what’ is causing dozens of blooms each summer in lakes around the region – spotters with one volunteer organization are putting in the work to alert residents about harmful ... MORE
‘TRIAL BY FIRE’: New finance director celebrated

‘TRIAL BY FIRE’: New finance director celebrated in Seneca, as supervisors signal that update could come from DA on Sheppard-Deeds investigation

Last year at this time the Seneca County Board of Supervisors passed a resolution instructing Sheriff Tim Luce to lead an investigative effort into Former County Manager John Sheppard and Former Finance Director Brandi Deeds. Three Bears Complex, Papa Bear in Ovid, ... MORE