Category: Waterloo

Trevor’s Gift in Waterloo needs donated food items for those in need during pandemic

Trevor’s Gift in Waterloo needs donated food items for those in need during pandemic

Trevor’s Gift needs the community’s help. The local backpack program is facing shortages of crucial foods, which help feed kids in the Waterloo community. “Foodlink, which packs the bags of food we purchase for distribution each week, is facing shortages of its ... MORE
Life, Seneca County, Waterloo
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
David Daeffler (1954-2020)

David Daeffler (1954-2020)

On Sunday, March 15th, 2020, David Daeffler, loving husband, father, grandfather, son and brother passed away at age 65. David was born on August 17th, 1954 in Clifton Springs, NY to Wayland and Lillian Daeffler. He graduated from Waterloo High School in ... MORE
Obituaries, Waterloo
Nursing home where Seneca Nursing & Rehab transfers came from in Steuben County under new scrutiny

Nursing home where Seneca Nursing & Rehab transfers came from in Steuben County under new scrutiny

While Steuben County has recorded nearly 30 COVID-19 related deaths, around half of them have come from nursing homes. Hornell Gardens, owned by Hurlbut Care Communities, is said to be a hot spot in the County for the virus. Last week a ... MORE
Waterloo village board joins class action suit over Seneca Lake contamination

Waterloo village board joins class action suit over Seneca Lake contamination

The Waterloo Village Board has joined a lawsuit. It’s a class action suit against the manufacturer of aqueous film-forming foam. Also known as AFFF, the foam has been identified as a contaminant in Seneca Lake, the source of the village’s public water ... 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
Death toll up to 21 in Steuben County after nursing home residents moved to Waterloo

Death toll up to 21 in Steuben County after nursing home residents moved to Waterloo

The Steuben County Public Health Department says two individuals who had previously tested positive for COVID-19 have died. It brings the total number of fatalities into the Southern Tier hotspot up to 21. One individual was a 78 year old male from ... MORE
Serious crash reported on West River Rd. in Seneca County late-Thursday

UPDATE: Troopers ID operator, passenger in serious Seneca County crash

State Police have released the identities of those involved in the serious crash Thursday night in Seneca County. It happened around 9:50 p.m. on West River Road in Fayette. Police say Nicholas Roof, 29, was driving, and Aden Blevins, 32, was a ... 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
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
Residents from hard hit nursing home in Steuben County being moved to Waterloo

Residents from hard hit nursing home in Steuben County being moved to Waterloo

Healthy residents from a nursing home hit hard in Steuben County by COVID-19 are being moved to Waterloo. Residents at Hornell Gardens, operated by Hurlbut Care Communities, will be moved to Seneca Nursing & Rehabilitation. That facility is also operated by Hurlbut ... MORE
Church Street homes in Waterloo damaged in Tuesday morning fire

‘MY FAMILY LOST EVERYTHING’: Waterloo family devastated by fire, GoFundMe started (photos)

– Report & Photos by Greg Cotterill A local family that lost their home to a massive fire in the village of Waterloo on Tuesday has had a fundraiser started. “My family lost everything to a severe house fire this morning. They ... MORE
Fire, News, Seneca County, Waterloo
FLX WEEKLY: Dr. Kingsley Kabari in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Dr. Kingsley Kabari in-studio (podcast)

Dr. Kingsley Kabari is the owner of Kabari Wellness and Maximum Fitness Gym in Seneca Falls. We’ll talk about how to stay fit and healthy during this period of social distancing and get an update on his plans at his new facility ... MORE
AROUND THE REGION: Signs, decorated landmarks provide glimpse into COVID-19 pandemic locally (photos)

AROUND THE REGION: Signs, decorated landmarks provide glimpse into COVID-19 pandemic locally (photos)

Check out this gallery of photos from around Seneca and Ontario counties, as the Novel Coronavirus or COVID-19 leaves many businesses shut down. Some local landmarks have also seen interesting modifications in the midst of the pandemic. All of the photos from ... MORE
One airlifted from serious crash along Rt. 96 in Seneca County (photos)

UPDATE: Waterloo firefighter credited with saving life of driver involved in fiery rollover crash on Rt. 96 (photos)

A local firefighter has been credited with saving the life of a driver who was involved in a serious crash on State Route 96. The crash happened on Tuesday during the late-afternoon hours. The vehicle crossed the center line of State Route ... MORE
Emergency food distribution events coming to Waterloo, Ovid

Emergency food distribution events coming to Waterloo, Ovid

Officials in Seneca County say a food distribution event will happen on Friday, April 10th from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the County Office Building in Waterloo. A second distribution event is scheduled for Tuesday, April 14th from 2 p.m. to ... MORE
Food, Life, Ovid, Seneca County, Waterloo
Purple Heart Wall of Honor unveiling postponed in Waterloo

Purple Heart Wall of Honor unveiling postponed in Waterloo

The Village of Waterloo’s Purple Heart Wall of Honor unveiling event, honoring the brave armed services members who received the distinguished Purple Heart award, has been postponed. The event was originally scheduled for May 30th. A new date has not yet been ... MORE
Mac’s opens to big crowd despite rain, pan

Mac’s opens to big crowd despite rain, social distancing protocol

Mac’s Drive In located in Waterloo opened up for the season, even as the COVID-19 pandemic made it difficult to get out-and-about. Safety measures were being taken inside, and residents from around the area turned out to support a true favorite. Check ... MORE
Food, Life, Seneca County, Waterloo