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W-FL Monday: Red Jacket boys suffer first loss of season; Woody leads Romulus girls to victory

W-FL Monday: Red Jacket boys suffer first loss of season; Woody leads Romulus girls to victory
There were seven Wayne-Finger Lakes boys games and four girls games on Monday night. On the boys side, the York Knights went on the road and took down the Red Jacket Indians by three points to hand them their first loss of the season. The Indians outscored the Knights 17-11 in the fourth quarter and had a chance at tying... more

Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz plans for Macedon arts campus stalled

Alicia Keys, Swizz Beatz plans for Macedon arts campus stalled
Last year, two celebrities made headlines when plans were announced for a performing arts center along State Route 31 in Macedon. The Wayne County campus has sat empty for a number of years. The celebrities at the helm of the project – Swizz Beatz and Alicia Keys. The concept was first introduced to the Macedon Town Board in August 2019,... more

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys win fifth straight over Geneva; East Rochester girls lose fourth straight after hot start

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys win fifth straight over Geneva; East Rochester girls lose fourth straight after hot start
On Friday night there were seven Wayne-Finger Lakes boys games and ten girls games. For the boys side, the Wayne Eagles hosted the Geneva Panthers and this game lived up to the hype. The Eagles led after every quarter, but the Panthers trailed by just one point with four minutes remaining in the game. However, Wayne pulled away late and... more

W-FL Thursday: Red Jacket boys remain unbeaten; Wilbur’s triple-double leads Red Creek girls to victory

W-FL Thursday: Red Jacket boys remain unbeaten; Wilbur’s triple-double leads Red Creek girls to victory
There were six Wayne-Finger Lakes basketball games across the boys and girls leagues on Thursday night. On the boys side, the Red Jacket Indians rolled to a 36-point home win over the Bloomfield Bombers to improve to 13-0. Chaze Rizzo scored a game-high 27 points to lead the Indians. With the loss, the Bombers have now lost three straight and... more

Wolcott man taken into custody months after domestic incident

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Deputies report the arrest of a Wolcott man after a warrant was issued for his arrest stemming from a November 2019 incident. James Wright, 23, of Wolocott was charged with third-degree criminal mischief, and criminal obstruction of breathing. The incident is said to have occurred in the town of Lyons, according to deputies, who made the arrest on January 20th.... more

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys continue to roll; Lyons girls win eighth straight; Red Jacket boys barely get past H.A.C.

W-FL Friday: Wayne boys continue to roll; Lyons girls win eighth straight; Red Jacket boys barely get past H.A.C.
It was a jam-packed Friday night across the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues. On the boys side, the Wayne Eagles continued to roll. The Eagles picked up an 11-point home win over the Mynderse Blue Devils to extend their winning streak to four games, and improve their record to 10-1. Tyler Reynolds, Mason Blakenberg and Eli Schichtel combined... more

Four hospitalized after three-car wreck, police chase in Macedon

Pursuit begins in Macedon, ends in three-car wreck in Perinton
Four people were taken to the hospital after a three-vehicle crash in the town of Perinton, which started as an attempted traffic stop in the town of Macedon. The crash happened around 3:45 p.m. on Route 31 near Blackwatch Trail. Police say that one of the vehicles involved in the crash was being pursued by Macedon Police in connection to... more

Students learn about history, science with aid of VR headsets at Pal-Mac

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One local school is using virtual reality technology to immerse students in a learning experience unlike a lot of others. “I’m more of a visual learner,” said Ivan Reynolds, a 10th grader who spoke to RochesterFirst. “Being able to see the cells, and see how they work, the details of them is very helpful.” Around a year ago the school... more

Newark woman sent to Strong after two-car crash along Route 31

Newark woman sent to Strong after two-car crash along Route 31
A Newark woman was sent to Strong Hospital, and a Macedon man was ticketed following a two-car crash at a busy intersection along Route 31. Deputies say that Elvin Garcia, 19, of Macedon was traveling south on Whitbeck Road and came to a stop at a signed intersection with State Route 31. He proceeded into the intersection and was struck... more

Macedon board vacancy filled by former highway superintendent

Macedon board vacancy filled by former highway superintendent
A 30 year employee of the town of Macedon has been appointed to a vacant seat, created by Kim Leonard’s appointment to town supervisor. Richard ‘Dick’ Rotes, former Highway Superintendent and 30 year Macedon employee, was appointed to the post. He will serve as town councilor until December 31st, 2020 when the seat will be on the ballot. Leonard’s supervisor... more

W-FL Saturday: Bloomfield boys win third straight; Maddie Ryan leads Whitman to victory

W-FL Saturday: Bloomfield boys win third straight; Maddie Ryan leads Whitman to victory
There wasn’t much action across the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Saturday. Just three games were played, two boys and one girls game. On the boys side, the Bloomfield Bombers won their third consecutive game after defeating the Romulus Warriors by 18 points. Simon Willie scored a game-high 25 points for the Bombers. The Warrior’s have now... more

W-FL Friday: Geneva boys take over second place in FL East after win at Newark; Pal-Mac girls hand Waterloo their first loss of season

W-FL Friday: Geneva boys take over second place in FL East after win at Newark; Pal-Mac girls hand Waterloo their first loss of season
It was a busy night across the Wayne Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Friday night. On the boys side, one of the eight games featured an important matchup in the Finger Lakes East between the Geneva Panthers and the Newark Reds. Both teams entered the game tied for second with just one league loss. The Panthers controlled... more

W-FL Thursday: Lyons defeats Clyde-Savannah at the Atwood; Red Jacket improves to 11-0

W-FL Thursday: Lyons defeats Clyde-Savannah at the Atwood; Red Jacket improves to 11-0
The Lyons Lions played the Clyde-Savannah Golden Eagles for the first time this year on Thursday night. Jaden McKinney (23) and Camden Chance (21) combined to score 44 points for the Golden Eagles, but that wasn’t enough as Lyons beat them by 14 points at the Atwood Gymnasium at Lyons HS. Benji Kemp scored 16 points to lead the way... more

Man arrested twice in one day, prompts lockdown at Wayne County school

Fairport man arrested twice in one day: Prompts Macedon
A Fairport man was arrested twice, and had authorities in Wayne and Monroe counties working together to ensure there was no risk to residents. Nicholas Jordan, 26, of Fairport was charged with second-degree menacing. He was accused of pointing a loaded shotgun at another person and threatening to kill them around 12:30 p.m. at a residence in Fairport. He was... more

W-FL Wednesday: Tayler Sharp scores 1,000th point in loss to Lyons; Victor boys improve to 9-0

W-FL Wednesday: Victor boys improve to 9-0; Tayler Sharp scores 1,000th point in loss to Lyons
On Wednesday night, the Victor Blue Devils improved to 9-0 with a three-point win over the Webster Thomas Titans. Connor Williams recorded a double-double to lead the way for the Blue Devils. On the girls side, the Lyons Lions defeated the Clyde-Savannah Golden Eagles by four points. Tayler Sharp, a Senior at Clyde, scored her 1,000th point with four minutes... more

W-FL Tuesday: Penn Yan takes down Mynderse in OT; Blankenberg and Reynolds lead Wayne to comeback win over Waterloo

W-FL Tuesday: Penn Yan takes down Mynderse in overtime; Blankenberg and Reynolds lead Wayne to comeback win over Waterloo
The Penn Yan Mustangs took on the Mynderse Blue Devils on Tuesday night. This game went into overtime tied at 63. The Mustangs held the Blue Devils to just one point in overtime and picked up a 10-point home win. Brennan Prather scored 21 points to lead Penn Yan to their second consecutive victory. Also, the Wayne Eagles snapped the... more

W-FL Monday: Romulus boys win fourth straight; Lyons girls take down Marcus Whitman

W-FL Monday: Romulus boys win fourth straight; Lyons girls take down Marcus Whitman
It was a rather quiet Monday across the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Monday night. There were just three boys games and five girls games. The Hammondsport Lakers took on the Romulus Warriors and the Warriors came out on top with a 10-point win. Hammondsport rallied back in the second half and came within two points but... more
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