Category: Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls family remains concerned after trespassing incident

Seneca Falls family remains concerned after trespassing incident

On January 15 a little before 6 p.m. a 20-year-old Gowanda man was taken into custody following a burglary in progress complaint. Officers from the Seneca Falls Police Department took 20-year-old Joseph Laforme into custody on a second-degree trespassing charge, but the ... MORE
Police: Victim required stitches after getting punched by Seneca Falls man

Police: Victim required stitches after getting punched by Seneca Falls man

Police say a 20-year-old Seneca Falls resident was arrested and another person required stitches after an incident on December 29th. A warrant was issued for Malik Perry’s arrest after the Seneca Falls man struck another person in the face with a closed ... MORE
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Police ask for help searching for missing Seneca Falls man

Police ask for help searching for missing Seneca Falls man

Police are asking for the public’s help locating a person who was recently reported missing. Ronnie Key, 64, was last seen at his residence on January 6th. He has a history of mental illness and suicidal ideation, according to police. He did ... MORE
Hundreds more will be vaccinated this weekend in Seneca County

Hundreds more will be vaccinated this weekend in Seneca County

While there has been plenty of discussion and debate about how much vaccine is available, or how much is being distributed to New York State – local officials are moving forward. Last week, the health department in Seneca County used up the ... MORE
Women March in Seneca Falls plan event for April 30th

Women March in Seneca Falls plan event for April 30th

On Inauguration Day, Women March In Seneca Falls announced a fifth consecutive year of grassroots organizing for social justice from the Birthplace of Women’s Rights. “Upon learning of the Biden/Harris aims for the first 100 days of their administration, we decided to ... MORE
Seneca Falls churches will ring bells 400 times to remember 400,000 dead from COVID-19

Seneca Falls churches will ring bells 400 times to remember 400,000 dead from COVID-19

A trio of local churches in this Seneca County community will ring their bells 400 times to remember the 400,000 lives lost in the U.S. to COVID-19. Trinity Episcopal Church, the Seneca Falls United Methodist Church and the First Presbyterian Church will ... MORE
Phelps woman heading to prison after stealing $1.4 million from Seneca Falls employer

Phelps woman heading to prison after stealing $1.4 million from Seneca Falls employer

A 55-year-old Phelps woman was sentenced on Friday in federal court on wire fraud charges. Karen Owens, 55, who stole hundreds of thousands of dollars from her Seneca Falls employer will have to pay a little more than $600,000 and spend two ... MORE
Felony arrest after electronics stolen in Seneca Falls

Grand larceny charge in Seneca Falls after December incident

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 23-year-old following an investigation into an incident on December 14th. Wheeler is accused of stealing a cell phone, as well as other electronic devices. Following the incident, a warrant was issued for ... MORE
Police: Unregistered gun, two high capacity magazines discovered after domestic in Seneca Falls

Police: Unregistered gun, two high capacity magazines discovered after domestic in Seneca Falls

Police in Seneca Falls say an unregistered handgun and ammunition was discovered after a domestic incident. On Thursday around 2:45 p.m. police arrested James Querrie, 28, of Seneca Falls following a domestic incident. Queerie is accused of choking a woman in the ... MORE
Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve celebrates decade wi

Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve celebrates decade with stunning photos

As part of the celebration of the tenth anniversary of the Seneca Meadows Wetlands preserve, an Audubon designated Important Bird Area on Black Brook Road, community members and preserve guests were encouraged to send their best shots of wetlands scenes, reptiles, birds ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls resident charged with harassment after domestic

Police: Seneca Falls resident charged with harassment after domestic

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 52-year-old following a domestic incident. Police say Robin Lewin, 52, of Seneca Falls subjected another person to unwanted physical contact during an incident. Lewin was charged with second-degree harassment, processed, and released ... MORE
Police: Burglary in progress leads to arrest in Seneca Falls

Police: Burglary in progress leads to arrest in Seneca Falls

A Gowanda man was taken into custody after a burglary in process in Seneca Falls. On Friday around 5:50 p.m. police arrested Joseph Laforme, 20, of Gowanda following the incident and investigation. Police responded for the report of a burglary in progress ... MORE
Seneca Falls man faces array of charges after fleeing police, running over officer’s foot

Seneca Falls man faces array of charges after fleeing police, running over officer’s foot

On Monday around 3 p.m. police arrested Michael J. Greco, 28, of Seneca Falls following a domestic incident and pursuit. Around 1 p.m. the Seneca County 911 Center received a call reporting a physical domestic incident in a hotel parking lot. Upon ... MORE
Seneca Falls Town Board votes 3-2 to oppose Seneca Meadows expansion: Supervisor says he’s not convinced SMI will go away in 2025

Seneca Falls Town Board opposes landfill expansion, but supervisor not convinced company will walk away in 2025

During a meeting held Tuesday, January 5th the Seneca Falls Town Board voted 3-2 asking the DEC to deny Seneca Meadows’ permit request to expand its landfill. The vote, which fell along party lines, featured Democrats David DeLelys, Doug Avery, and Steve ... MORE
National Park Services names Ahna Wilson superintendent in Auburn & Seneca Falls

National Park Services names Ahna Wilson superintendent in Auburn & Seneca Falls

National Park Service (NPS) Regional Director Gay Vietzke has named Ahna Wilson as superintendent of Women’s Rights National Historical Park in Seneca Falls, New York. She will also oversee the management of Harriet Tubman National Historical Park in Auburn, New York. Photo ... MORE