Category: Newark

COVID cluster of 61 cases identified at DeMay Living Center in Newark

COVID cluster of 61 cases identified at DeMay Living Center in Newark

Officials in Wayne County say a COVID cluster has been identified at the DeMay Living Center, which is located in Newark. The total number of cases at this point has risen to 61. Altogether 47 of the positive cases are residents of ... MORE
Deputies: Newark man charged with assault after hitting, choking woman in front of kids

Deputies: Newark man charged with assault after hitting, choking woman in front of kids

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Newark man following an investigation into a violent domestic incident. It happened in the town of Arcadia. Deputies say Jaeson Bridgeman, 40, of Newark was reportedly involved in a physical altercation with ... MORE
Multiple felony charges filed after drug investigation in Newark

Multiple felony charges filed after drug investigation in Newark

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says a Newark resident was taken into custody on drug charges after an investigation that began in the beginning of the year. Rebecca Lichorowic, 37, of Newark is accused of selling heroin on two separate occasions in ... MORE
Deputies: Stolen vehicle from Ontario County found in Newark

Deputies: Stolen vehicle from Ontario County found in Newark

Deputies say a 28-year-old Rochester man was taken into custody after an investigation into a stolen vehicle. Tedurell Williams, 28, of Rochester was charged with grand larceny and criminal contempt after an investigation into a stolen vehicle that was located in Wayne ... MORE
Matt Cook named next superintendent of OCM BOCES, will leave Neark

Matt Cook named next superintendent of OCM BOCES, will leave Newark CSD at end of month

Superintendent Matt Cook is leaving the Newark Central School District. The district announced Friday that Cook accepted the position of District Superintendent for Onondaga-Cortland-Madison BOCES. His duties will include administering, supervising and evaluating regional support services and educational programs provided by the ... MORE
Police: Newark resident accused of slashing tires in Canandaigua

Police: Newark resident accused of slashing tires in Canandaigua

Police arrested a 22-year-old Newark resident following a report, which was filed to authorities in Canandaigua on October 4th. Investigators say Alexis Lebron, 22, slashed tires of a vehicle that was parked in the Mill Street Parking Lot. Lebron was charged with ... MORE
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Huron man ticketed after violent two-car crash in Wayne County

Huron man ticketed after violent two-car crash in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the investigation of a personal injury crash that happened along State Route 104 in the town of Huron. Deputies identified the driver as 20-year-old Destiny Tellier, of Newark, who they say was traveling north on Lasher ... MORE
Deputies: Walworth man hit girlfriend multiple times, arrested on felony charge

Deputies: Walworth man hit girlfriend multiple times, arrested on felony charge

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 51-year-old Walworth man following a domestic incident. On October 1st deputies responded to the Victims Resource Center in Newark after receiving a 911 call for family trouble. An investigation into the incident ... MORE
Newark motorcyclist killed in fatal wreck after deer runs into road

Newark motorcyclist killed in fatal wreck after deer runs into road

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office announced on Sunday that it was investigating the County’s second fatal crash over the weekend. It happened around 2:56 a.m. on Sunday on South Town Line Road in Palmyra. Deputies say Gerald Stanley, 31, of Newark was ... MORE
WATCH: Village of Newark Erie Canal Trail Ribbon Cutting (video)

WATCH: Village of Newark Erie Canal Trail Ribbon Cutting (video)

Village of Newark Mayor Jonathan Taylor and the Village Board of Trustees host a ceremonial ribbon cutting to celebrate the opening of the Canal Trail, part of the Empire State Trail system on Thursday morning at the Edgett Street Pedestrian Bridge.  ... MORE
Newark HS will welcome new school principal in October

Newark HS will welcome new school principal in October

Marion Junior-Senior High School Principal since 2015, Nick Ganster has been appointed the new Principal of Newark High School. Ganster, who was NHS Assistant Principal from 2012 until he became Principal at MJSH, will start in his new role October 5th. He ... MORE
DEBRIEF: Newark Mayor Jonathan Taylor says long-term planning has been crucial (podcast)

DEBRIEF: Newark Mayor Jonathan Taylor says long-term planning has been crucial (podcast)

Some of the smallest communities in Upstate New York – villages – could be hardest hit by the Coronavirus Pandemic. Over the last decade the Village of Newark has been very good at long-term planning. They have bolstered their downtown business district, ... MORE
One charged with assault, felony possession of weapon after incident in Seneca County

One charged with assault, felony possession of weapon after incident in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Newark resident following a domestic incident. Deputies say Sydney Brown, 37, of Newark was charged with assault, menacing, and criminal possession of a weapon. The charges stem from an incident that occurred ... MORE
Newark driver falsely reports accident at Sauder’s store in Seneca Falls

Newark driver falsely reports accident at Sauder’s store in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 28-year-old Newark resident following a hit-and-run crash investigation. The original incident occurred on August 20th, according to police. They say Rebecca Castro, 28, of Newark was involved in a property damage crash ... MORE
Deputies: Newark man broke into home, stole multiple firearms

Deputies: Newark man broke into home, stole multiple firearms

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 27-year-old Newark man following an investigation into a burglary. Christopher Ford, 27, is accused of breaking into a residence in the town of Arcadia and stealing several firearms. He was charged with ... MORE