Category: Waterloo

Waterloo, Fayette consider merged fire district; public hearing set for August 26th

Waterloo, Fayette consider merged fire district; public hearing set for August 26th

Two fire districts in Seneca County are weighing the possibility of joining forces. The towns of Waterloo and Fayette, and the village of Waterloo are exploring the possibility of merging to form a joint-district. All three entities met in a joint-session at ... MORE
Deputies: Geneva resident charged with contempt, tampering after incident

Deputies: Geneva resident charged with contempt, tampering after incident

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 19-year-old Geneva resident following an investigation into a dispute on Border City Road. Wanya King, 19, was charged with third-degree criminal mischief and third-degree criminal tampering. The incident stems from a domestic ... MORE
Cayuga-Seneca Canal Trail will get a new sign at the Waterloo end

Cayuga-Seneca Canal Trail will get a new sign at the Waterloo end

Officials with the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce say a sign is coming to the Waterloo end of the Cayuga-Seneca Canal Trail. Megan Slater with the Chamber confirmed that news to Finger Lakes News Radio. Grant funding was obtained to put up ... MORE
Life, Seneca County, Waterloo
FOOD IN THE FLX: Woody’s Bar and Grille in Waterloo delivers on high-expectations amid pandemic

FOOD IN THE FLX: Woody’s Bar and Grille delivers on high-expectations amid pandemic

When Liz Comatis and Jim Woodard joined forces to open “Woody’s Bar and Grille” on State Route 414 inside the Quality Inn (former Holiday Inn) the community was behind them. See, it started as an effort to acquire more banquet space, but ... MORE
Supervisors call for del Lago to be reopened, but state doesn’t look interested

Supervisors call for del Lago to be reopened, but state doesn’t look interested

Last month the Seneca County Board of Supervisors voted 11-3 to approve a resolution that asked New York State to ‘fast track’ the opening of del Lago Resort & Casino. Similar facilities run by various Native American groups in New York have ... MORE
Waterloo woman airlifted after crash while delivering mail on State Route 336

Waterloo woman airlifted after crash while delivering mail in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Thursday around 2:03 p.m. deputies responded to the area of State Route 336 and Secor Road for a one-car crash. Deputies say Peggy Cole, 52, of Waterloo was traveling east on Route 336 delivering ... MORE
Old glory (photo)

Old glory (photo)

This shot was captured by Mike Griffin in Waterloo on July 6th ... MORE
Coronavirus leads to bankruptcy for Brooks Brothers, joining J. Crew & J.C. Penney

Coronavirus leads to bankruptcy for Brooks Brothers, joining J. Crew & J.C. Penney

Brooks Brothers has filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy. The 202-year-old brand filed on Wednesday, becoming the latest victim of the coronavirus recession. In an announcement the company said it would close 51 of its 250 stores in North America. Brooks Brothers operates locations ... MORE
Deputies: Seneca County man charged after domestic incident in Waterloo

Deputies: Seneca County man charged after domestic incident in Waterloo

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 32-year-old following a domestic incident. On Saturday around 12:30 a.m. deputies responded to 350 Waterloo-Geneva Road for the report of a physical domestic incident in progress. Deputies discovered a female had been ... MORE
WATCH LIVE: Waterloo High School’s 134th commencement ceremony (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Waterloo High School’s 134th commencement ceremony (video)

Waterloo High School’s Class of 2020 will graduate on Saturday night on Tom Coughlin Field starting at about 6:45 pm. Watch the full commencement ceremony live, or on-demand after Saturday night’s graduation, at the link below or in the player below. Click ... 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
Several felony arrests made after string of welfare fraud investigations in Seneca County

Several felony arrests made after string of welfare fraud investigations in Seneca County

Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce says a series of welfare fraud arrests have been made following investigation over the last week. He said a number of investigations were active over that period, resulting in the following arrests: – Lynn Caci, 49, of ... MORE
WATCH: 54th Waterloo Indians Varsity Club Sports Banquet (video)

WATCH: 54th Waterloo Indians Varsity Club Sports Banquet (video)

2020’s high school athletic season ended like no other year due to the COVID-19 pandemic. This video honors all of the hard work and dedication Waterloo Indian athletes put in, not only this year but in years past. Congratulations to all of ... MORE
Phelps woman admits to stealing $760K from employer in Waterloo

Phelps woman admits to stealing $760K from employer in Waterloo

A Phelps woman has admitted to writing herself more than $760,000 in checks on behalf of her former employer Finger Lakes Conveyers. Karen Owens admitted to the crimes, which she said happened between 2011 and 2017. Finger Lakes Conveyers is located in ... MORE
WATCH: Waterloo High School Class of 2020 Baccalaureate (video)

WATCH: Waterloo High School Class of 2020 Baccalaureate (video)

The Waterloo High School Class of 2020 Baccalaureate was held this past weekend at St. Mary’s Church in Waterloo. Watch the entire presentation in the video player below…  ... MORE