Category: Seneca Falls

DAILY DEBRIEF: Lawyers for Cayuga Nation respond to refusal of building permits in Seneca County (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Lawyers for Cayuga Nation respond to refusal of building permits in Seneca County (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Should building permits be required to continue taking down the fractured remains of several buildings owned by the Cayuga Nation along State Route 89 in Seneca Falls? Today, Gabe Galanda, the managing lawyer at Galanda Broadman stationed 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
Mynderse grads honored with downtown banners

Mynderse grads honored with downtown banners

Angela Anderson and Autumn DeVries don’t have seniors who are missing out on the celebrations of their final spring semester as high school students. Anderson’s oldest is a junior; DeVries’ son graduated last year. However, the fact that the Mynderse Academy Class ... MORE
Seneca Falls Rec Boosters support Backpack Program & local restaurants

Seneca Falls Rec Boosters support Backpack Program & local restaurants

The Seneca Falls Recreation Sports and Boosters Club have found a unique way to support the Seneca Falls Backpack Program as well as local restaurants struggling through NYS restrictions associated with the pandemic. The booster club is donating &75 and $50 Gift ... MORE
Officials: Cayuga Nation owes $6M in taxes in Seneca County, over $254K for properties along Rt. 89 that remain partly demolished

Officials: Cayuga Nation owes $6M in taxes in Seneca County, over $254K for properties along Rt. 89 that remain partly demolished

– By Josh Durso Seneca County has denied the Cayuga Nation permits to demolish what’s left of a handful of buildings along State Route 89. The reason? An outstanding tax bill. On February 22nd, the Cayuga Nation demolished a series of properties ... MORE
Police: Felony charge filed after domestic incident in Seneca Falls

Police: Felony charge filed after domestic incident in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 27-year-old following a domestic incident. Thomas Kidman, 27, was charged with second-degree criminal contempt and a felony count of aggravated family offense following the incident in Seneca Falls. During the dispute it ... MORE
Police: Two lied about who was driving after crash near Walmart in Seneca Falls

Police: Two lied about who was driving after crash near Walmart in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a pair of Seneca County residents following an investigation into a property damage crash at Walmart. Angelina Ely, 29, of Varick, and Richard Thomas, 18, of Ovid was charged with obstruction of governmental ... MORE
Pennsylvania man charged with burglary at Seneca Falls Walmart

Pennsylvania man charged with burglary at Seneca Falls Walmart

Police say a Pennsylvania man was charged with burglary and petit larceny after an incident at the Walmart in Seneca Falls. Gabriel Wilkins, 42, of Athens, Pennsylvania is accused of entering the store, stealing merchandise, and leaving. Wilkins had been banned from ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Mynderse Academy 2020 Valedictorian & Salutatorian (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Mynderse Academy 2020 Valedictorian & Salutatorian (podcast)

Mynderse Academy 2020 Valedictorian & Salutatorian Margaux Eller & Michael Eller join Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi for this week’s edition of FLX Weekly. Not only did these siblings sweep the top academic honors at Mynderse but they are also twins! We’ll ... MORE
Seneca-Cayuga Bancorp, Inc. will undergo shift, move to publicly traded stock

Seneca-Cayuga Bancorp, Inc. will undergo shift, move to publicly traded stock

Seneca-Cayuga Bancorp, Inc., the holding company for Generations Bank, together with the boards of directors of The Seneca Falls Savings Bank, MHC, the mutual holding company of Generations Bank expect to implement a second step stock conversion in which the MHC would ... MORE
WATCH LIVE AT 6 PM: Town of Seneca Falls Board Meeting on 5/5/20 (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Town of Seneca Falls Board Meeting on 5/5/20 (video)

The Town of Seneca Falls will conduct their regular Board Meeting on Tuesday, May 5, 2020 at 6:00 pm at the Town Municipal Building. The meeting will be streamed live on FingerLakes1.com and the Town of Seneca Falls website at SenecaFalls.com. You ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls duo charged with unlawfully dealing with a child

Police: Seneca Falls duo charged with unlawfully dealing with a child

On Tuesday around 9:05 a.m. police arrested a Seneca Falls pair for unlawfully dealing with a child following an unrelated investigation. Samantha Spruill, 19, and Rodrigo Morales, 28, were both charged with one count of unlawfully dealing with a child in the ... MORE
Judge dismisses Seneca Meadows lawsuit challenging Local Law #3 in Seneca Falls

Judge dismisses Seneca Meadows lawsuit challenging Local Law #3 in Seneca Falls

– By Peter Mantius A Seneca County judge has dismissed Seneca Meadows Inc.’s three-year-old legal challenge to a local law that requires it to close by December 2025. In an order dated April 28 and emailed to lawyers today, Supreme Court Judge Daniel ... MORE
Lawyers for SMI threaten litigation, termination of host agreement payments if operating permit not adopted on Tuesday

Lawyers for SMI threaten litigation, termination of host agreement payments if operating permit not adopted on Tuesday

– By Josh Durso Lawyers for Seneca Meadows say they will sue if the Town does not vote ‘yes’ on an updated permit in Seneca Falls. The Town Board is expected to entertain an extension of an annual operating permit, which has ... MORE
Bonafiglia encourages board to deny SMI permit as BonaDent plans expansion to bring 50 new jobs

Bonafiglia encourages board to deny SMI permit as BonaDent plans expansion to bring 50 new jobs

– By Josh Durso One of the most-influential leaders in the business community is speaking out about the pending decision to approve or deny an operating permit for the Seneca Meadows Landfill, and how it could impact their long-term choice to continue ... MORE
Seneca Falls twins sweep 2020 Mynderse Academy

Seneca Falls twins sweep 2020 Mynderse Academy Valedictorian & Salutatorian awards

Mynderse Academy is proud to announce that Margaux LeBrun Eller, daughter of Elbert Eller and Michelle LeBrun, has been named the Valedictorian for the Mynderse Academy Class of 2020. Mynderse Academy also announced that Michael LeBrun Eller, brother of Margaux, has been ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls man stopped going 97 mph on Black Brook Road

Police: Seneca Falls man stopped going 97 mph on Black Brook Road

Police say they arrested a 23-year-old Seneca Falls man following a traffic stop on Black Brook Road. The Seneca Falls Police Department says Wayne Purnell, 23, was observed traveling 97 mph on Black Brook Road in a 55 mph zone around 4:04 ... MORE
Retirement incentives help ease budget concerns in Seneca Falls CSD

Retirement incentives help ease budget concerns in Seneca Falls CSD

As the Seneca Falls Central School District contends with the end of the academic year and financial uncertainty – officials say recently proposed retirement incentives have helped close the budget gap. The school board recently approved the retirements of eight staff members ... MORE