Category: Seneca Falls

OBITUARY: Connie Richardson, who gave her all to Seneca County passes away at 67

OBITUARY: Connie Richardson, who gave her all to Seneca County passes away at 67

Connie G. Richardson, 67, of Clinton St. passed away Wednesday (April 29, 2020) at her residence. Celebration of Life and interment in Moorseville Cemetery, Penn. will be at the convenience of the family. Kindly consider contributions to the United Way of Seneca ... MORE
United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks

United Way of Seneca County uses network of 75 volunteers to distribute more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks

United Way of Seneca County reports that they have distributed more than 1,500 homemade cloth masks and now have a network of about 75 volunteers working to produce the masks. Due to the overwhelming number of requests they are limiting masks to ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF:

DAILY DEBRIEF: How will pandemic impact a big year at the National Women’s Hall of Fame? (podcast)

As momentum built following another successfully rally and march in Seneca Falls in January, this year was set to be a landmark occasion for the National Women’s Hall of Fame. Then, a pandemic struck, throwing everything in the air. Today on the ... MORE
Vince’s Park won’t open like in 2019, more than a dozen laid off from Town of Seneca Falls

Seneca Falls lays off employees, cuts down Vince’s Park amid virus, SMI income slash

The Seneca Falls Town Board moved to lay off more than a dozen workers as the coronavirus pandemic continues to hammer communities across the region. Even if caseload isn’t overwhelming, the looming financial threat that most communities will see has been enough ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls man stole package that belonged to another person

Police: Seneca Falls man stole package that belonged to another person

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 56-year-old man following an investigation into a theft that occurred on April 20th. Police say Bryan T. Rugenstein, 56, of Seneca Falls was found to have stolen a package that was addressed ... MORE
Police: Noise complaint leads to arrest after officers learn that Seneca Falls man was banned from apartment complex

Police: Noise complaint leads to arrest after officers learn that Seneca Falls man was banned from apartment complex

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 46-year-old man following a noise complaint at Lakeview Apartments on North Road. During investigation officers identified 46-year-old Frank Volpe as a person who had been banned from the apartment complex by police ... MORE
Bicyclist struck by vehicle in Seneca Falls; no serious injuries reported

Bicyclist struck by vehicle in Seneca Falls; no serious injuries reported

Police say that on Thursday around 10:58 a.m. officers were called to the scene of a car vs. bicycle accident. The Seneca Falls Police Department and North Seneca Ambulance responded to the scene along East Bayard Street Extension near Ken More Drive ... MORE
Police: Clyde woman accused of stealing money while working at Seneca Falls McDonald’s

Police: Clyde woman accused of stealing money while working at Seneca Falls McDonald’s

Police say a Clyde woman was arrested after an investigation at the McDonald’s restaurant in Seneca Falls. Kelly Staring, 29, of Clyde, who was also a former employee is said to have taken money from a deposit. Police did not say how ... MORE
Police: Seneca Falls woman violates court order, resists arrest

Police: Seneca Falls woman violates court order, resists arrest

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 38-year-old resident following an investigation into an order of protection. Police responded to a residence on Van Rensselaer Street for a court order violation. As police attempted to take Alisha Simmons, a ... MORE
WATCH LIVE @ 6 PM: Town of Seneca Falls Special Board Meeting (webcast)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Town of Seneca Falls Special Board Meeting (video)

The Town of Seneca Falls will conduct a special Board Meeting on Wednesday, April 22, 2020 at 6:00 pm for the purpose of discussion of and reaction to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic and it’s impact on Town operations. The meeting will be ... MORE
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Huntington Building on agenda for virtual meeting on Thursday in Seneca Falls

The Town of Seneca Falls will hold virtual zoning and planning board meetings on Thursday, April 23rd. The planning meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. with zoning to follow. “These are trying times, so we are not able to conduct the normal public ... MORE
No serious injuries after two-car crash along 5&20 in Seneca Falls

No serious injuries after two-car crash along 5&20 in Seneca Falls

On Monday around 9:43 a.m. the Seneca County 911 Center received multiple calls reporting a two-car crash in front of Aldi on 5&20. The Seneca Falls Police Department responded, along with the Seneca Falls Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance. Police investigation ... MORE
Seneca Meadows cancels mulch day giveaway

Seneca Meadows cancels mulch day giveaway

Seneca Meadows Inc. announced that the upcoming Mulch Day giveaway scheduled for Saturday, May 9th  has be canceled. The cancellation was said to be due to ‘NY on Pause’ and social distancing in effect. “With New York State on Pause through May ... MORE
BonaDent pledges $25K to help support House of Concern during pandemic

BonaDent pledges $25K to help support House of Concern during pandemic

BonaDent has donated $25,000 to the Seneca County House of Concern to help meet the increased demand for their services as a result of coronavirus. As the financial impact of the coronavirus hits Seneca County the House of Concern faces the challenge ... MORE
Tax breaks for Huntington Building owners? It’s possible if IDA moves forward this spring

Tax breaks for Huntington Building owners? It’s possible if IDA moves forward this spring

The new owner of the Huntington Building in Seneca Falls is looking for help. The structure, which had been saved from becoming the site of a convenience store, is now at the center of an application, which would allocate tax breaks and ... MORE
Sheriff: Four charged with disorderly conduct after explosion, fire in Fayette

Sheriff: Four charged with disorderly conduct after explosion, fire in Seneca County

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce says his office investigated the report of an explosion on Sunday, which came in around 9 p.m. Deputies responded to a field in the area of Zwick and Designer roads in the town of Fayette for the ... MORE
Police: Clyde man resisted arrest, hampered investigation into domestic incident

Police: Clyde man resisted arrest, hampered investigation into domestic incident

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Clyde man following a domestic disturbance. Laquan Whitfield, 32, of Clyde was arrested after police investigated the incident, in which he prevented from taking place. While obstructing, Whitfield became aggressive, police said ... MORE
Seneca Falls man charged with trespassing at local business

Seneca Falls man charged with trespassing at local business

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a local resident following a trespass incident. William Gruschow, 40, of Seneca Falls was charged with third-degree criminal trespass after police investigated an incident at a local business. Details of the incident were ... MORE