Category: Varick

Young child dead in Varick after apparent accident; sheriff says it’s under investigation

Young child dead in Varick after apparent accident; sheriff says it’s under investigation

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office says its investigating a fatal accident involving a young child, which happened on October 23rd around 10:25 a.m. It happened on Ernsberger Road in the town of Varick. Deputies were called there for the report of an ... MORE
News, Seneca County, Varick
Seneca County will petition Supreme Court to review decision on $6M in unpaid taxes by Cay

Seneca County will petition Supreme Court to review decision on $6M in unpaid taxes by Cayuga Nation

Officials in Seneca County say they will be petitioning the U.S. Supreme Court to review an issue connected to more than $6 million in owed property taxes. It brings the Cayuga Nation, and its properties owned in Seneca County back into the ... MORE
HOW TO WATCH: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller will meet in debate ahead of Election Day on FingerLakes1.com (video)

ICYMI: Jeff Gallahan, Matt Miller meet in debate on FingerLakes1.com (watch or listen)

On Tuesday FingerLakes1.com hosted a live-streamed debate between two candidates for New York State Assembly District 131. The district, which includes Ontario and Seneca counties has had a single representative for two decades. At the conclusion of 2020, Assemblyman Brian Kolb will ... MORE
WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting (video)

WATCH: Seneca County Board of Supervisors October Meeting in Ovid (video)

The Seneca County Board of Supervisors regular October meeting will be held at the Three Bears Courthouse in Ovid, NY on Tuesday, October 13, 2020 at 6:00 pm. The meeting will be streamed live in the video player below or on our ... MORE
History and fall foliage on full-display at Deer Haven Park in Seneca County

History and fall foliage on full-display at Deer Haven Park in Seneca County

Looking for some fall fun in the Finger Lakes? Deer Haven Park extended vehicle tours into November, serving as a great opportunity for some spooky season fun. Reservations aren’t necessary, and while there’s a lot of history to explore on-site — the ... MORE
Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th

Seneca County law enforcement survey deadline is October 10th

Law enforcement agencies in Seneca County are enthusiastically entering into a ground-breaking collaboration with the community to make real change happen and they are asking for your help. They need to hear from actual members of our communities about their police agencies ... MORE
Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin

Supervisors push IDA leader for answers on former Hillside property sale to Martin (video)

The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency was well-represented at Tuesday’s Board of Supervisors’ Government Operations Committee Meeting, which was held at the County Office Building. Executive Director Sarah Davis, who came into that role this year, was present along with two other ... MORE
Saturday tours at Deer Haven Park at former depot will continue into mid-November

Saturday tours at Deer Haven Park at former depot will continue into mid-November

Deer Haven Park is staying open through the Columbus Day weekend, according to a press release announcing the change on Thursday. The park announced an extension of the season for self-guided auto tours every Saturday through November 14th. “The additional five weeks ... MORE
Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month

Series of public forums on policing in Seneca County will take place this month

The Seneca County Police Reform and Reinvention Collaboration has announced three dates for community forums. The events will be held Monday, September 21st at the Ovid Fire Department; Wednesday, September 23rd at the Seneca Falls Community Center; and Thursday, September 24th at ... MORE
Hillside property in Seneca County sold to Earl Martin for $65K

Hillside property in Seneca County sold to Earl Martin for $65K

Earl Martin has purchased the former Hillside Children’s Center campus. The sale will be completed between Martin and the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency for $65,000. He was the only person to submit a bid on the 172-acre parcel. His plan is ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

What’s the deal with Deer Haven Park? Is Saturday’s reopening of Deer Haven Park in danger? Truman Bells, the overseer of the new touring service at Deer Haven Park in Romulus spoke exclusively with FingerLakes1.com less than one day before their highly ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

By Gabriel Pietrorazio What does the Cayuga Nation traditional leadership think about the land-into-trust legal suit against the U.S. Government? Sachem Chief Sam George of the Bear Clan claims that the entire community was blindsided by the lawsuit announcement made by Clint ... MORE
White Deer tours resume at Seneca Army Depot

White Deer tours resume at Seneca Army Depot

White Deer tours are underway once again at the Seneca Army Depot. They restart on Saturday, and will function as a self-guided tour that uses a smartphone application. The tour runs for eight miles through the former military site. Those roads haven’t ... MORE
Life, Romulus, Seneca County, Varick
Rochester woman charged with trespassing inside Seneca County resident’s home on Rt. 89

Rochester woman charged with trespassing inside Seneca County resident’s home on Rt. 89

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that they were dispatched to State Route 89 in the town of Covert for the report of a trespass. Deputies say the homeowner on Route 89 discovered an uninvited and unknown female inside her home, and ... MORE
FOR SALE: Former Hillside Campus in Seneca County advertised by IDA

FOR SALE: Former Hillside Campus in Seneca County advertised by IDA

The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency is seeking qualified buyers for the 172 acre parcel at 4887 State Route 96A in the town of Varick. It’s the site of the recently shut down Hillside Campus. An RFP is available on the Seneca ... MORE