Category: Wayne County

Police: Motorcyclist killed in Webster crash, investigation remains active

Police: Motorcyclist killed in Webster crash, investigation remains active

Police say a 62-year-old motorcyclist was killed after a crash at the intersection of Klem and Five Mile Line roads in Webster. It happened around 5:45 p.m. when a car heading west on Klem Rd. turned left in front of the eastbound ... MORE
Deputies: Minor sent to hospital, Rochester driver ticketed after crash on Rt. 14 in Phelps

Deputies: Minor sent to hospital, Rochester driver ticketed after crash on Rt. 14 in Phelps

Sheriff’s deputies in Ontario County, as well as Phelps Ambulance, and the Oaks Corners Fire Department responded to a two-car crash that happened on Rt. 14 in the town of Phelps. Evan Schiller, 67, of Rochester was traveling on Rt. 14 when ... MORE
Driver collides with guard rail, continues driving until car breaks down in Rose; charged with aggravated DWI

Driver collides with guard rail, continues driving until car breaks down in Rose; charged with aggravated DWI

Deputies report the arrest of a Clyde woman following a property damage crash and eventual traffic stop on Wolcott Rd. in the town of Rose around 12:30 a.m. on Monday. Melissa Hughes, 42, of Clyde was charged with DWI, aggravated DWI, and ... MORE
Macedon woman provided false income information on DSS application

Macedon woman provided false income information on DSS application

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Macedon woman following a welfare fraud investigation. Deputies say Yesenia Astacio, 33, of Macedon was charged with offering a false instrument for filing, welfare fraud, and petit larceny. The 33-year-old was arrested ... MORE
Deputies: Palmyra man threw 8-month-old child forcefully onto couch

Deputies: Palmyra man threw 8-month-old child forcefully onto couch

Deputies say a father in Wayne County faces a child endangerment charge after authorities were called to a local hospital. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that Zachary Monachino, 27, of Palmyra was arrested after deputies responded to Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua ... MORE
Williamson FD, Rochester Regional Health partner for training effort

Williamson FD, Rochester Regional Health partner for training effort

When COVID-19 limited their options for a safe training facility, the Williamson Fire Company needed a way to continue honing the skills and techniques that help them save lives. They found a natural partner in Rochester Regional Health’s Newark-Wayne Community Hospital. Maura ... MORE
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Deputies: Macedon man charged after yelling at DMV workers in Lyons

Macedon man charged after yelling at DMV workers in Lyons

Deputies say a Macedon man was taken into custody after a disturbance at the DMV office in Lyons. James Stone III, 35, of Macedon was charged with one count of trespass, and disorderly conduct after he began yelling at DMV clerks. Through ... MORE
Deputies: Sodus woman was on combination of drugs at time of hit-and-run crash in Wayne County

Deputies: Sodus woman was on combination of drugs at time of hit-and-run crash in Wayne County

Deputies say a Sodus woman was taken into custody after a property damage crash on Sodus Center Rd. Julie Robinson, 39, was arrested by deputies for criminal possession of a controlled substance, driving while ability impaired by drugs, driving while ability impaired ... MORE
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Deputies: Ontario man arrested after scratching car window in Tops parking lot

Deputies report the arrest of an Ontario man following a disturbance at the Tops Plaza over the weekend. Around 3:15 p.m. on Sunday deputies arrested Jeffrey Ludwig, 59, of Ontario. He was charged with fourth-degree criminal mischief- after allegedly striking the victim’s ... MORE
Deputies: Sodus man charged with assault after incident last week

Deputies: Sodus man charged with assault after incident last week

Deputies report the arrest of a Sodus man following a domestic incident on April 14. Cody Anderson, of Sodus was charged with assault after the incident involving a family member. According to deputies, the family member was injured. No additional information about ... MORE
Deputies: Rochester man skips court over weapons charges in Wayne County

Deputies: Rochester man skips court over weapons charges in Wayne County

Deputies report the arrest of a Rochester man in Wayne County on a warrant related to weapons charges. Tylor Holland, 34, of Rochester was taken into custody on the warrant, which was issued in Ontario Town Court. Holland’s charges stem from a ... MORE
Deputies: Lyons man pulled knife, swung it at person during dispute

Deputies: Lyons man pulled knife, swung it at person during dispute

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Lyons man following a disturbance on Williams St. Deputies arrested Daniel Graham, 25, of Lyons for second-degree menacing. He’s accused of pulling a knife- and swinging it at another person during an ... MORE
Grant program on the way for small business owners in the Finger Lakes thanks to COVID relief bill

Grant program on the way for small business owners in the Finger Lakes thanks to COVID relief bill

A grant program is on the way to help small businesses that were impacted by the coronavirus pandemic. Area chambers of commerce are surveying their members, according to Finger Lakes News Radio, who recently spoke with Seneca County Chamber President Jeff Shipley ... MORE
New local online auction business finding success

Lyons auction business sees bright future in 2021

In October 2020 Steve Huling and his wife Courtney held their first auction for their new business, Heritage Auction Company, based out of Lyons. Fast-forward to present day and they purchased a larger location at 345 State Rt. 14 in Lyons to ... MORE
Tons of appointments available at Lyons Moderna clinic this afternoon

Tons of appointments available at Lyons Moderna clinic this afternoon

As of 7:30 a.m. there were still more than 200 appointments available for the first dose Moderna COVID-19 vaccine clinic in Lyons. The event was slated for 3:15 p.m. with appointments running until 7 p.m. It’s taking place at Wayne County Public ... MORE