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Sodus Point residents shelter in place after ordnance found at home

A neighborhood of residents in Sodus Point had to shelter in place on Friday after an ordnance was found. It was discovered during home renovations. The Monroe County Bomb Squad was called in to help remove it. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office ... MORE
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Police: Public assistance sought as suspicious fire investigated in Sodus

State Police are asking for the public’s help trying to identify two people who may be connected to a suspicious building fire. Troopers were called to the scene of the fire on Beachwood State Park on Lake Road in Sodus. Investigators found ... MORE
Deputies: Two hospitalized at Strong after crash in Wayne County

Deputies: Two hospitalized at Strong after crash in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office says two people were sent to Strong after a hospital in Sodus this week. Deputies say James Wright, 51, of Wolcott was traveling south on Route 14 when he failed to maintain his lane and crossed over ... MORE
Pond in the middle of Sodus Bay (photo)

Pond in the middle of Sodus Bay (photo)

There’s so much ice on Sodus Bay that it looks like a little pond in the middle. This shot was captured by Bruce Farrington ... MORE
Sodus Chamber to host meeting to talk flooding along Lake Ontario

Sodus Chamber to host meeting to talk flooding along Lake Ontario

The Sodus Chamber of Commerce has entered the discussion and debate around rising waters on Lake Ontario. For the last several years shoreline residents and businesses have been adversely impacted by water management on the lake. The Chamber plans to hold a ... MORE
Two fishermen rescued from Sodus Bay after falling through ice

Two fishermen rescued from Sodus Bay after falling through ice

Two fishermen were rescued by first responders after they crashed through the ice on Sodus Bay. A father and son were reportedly ice fishing near Hunter Point Road when the ice gave way. The Alton Fire Department responded to the scene with ... MORE
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State of emergency declared in Sodus Point as Lake Ontario rises

State of emergency declared in Sodus Point as Lake Ontario rises

The Village of Sodus Point has declared a special state of emergency on Monday to allow response teams to assess sandbags and break walls on private property, as rising waters become an issue. Above normal water levels have become common along Lake ... MORE
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$4.5 million coming to Sodus Bay Harbor for repairs

$4.5 million coming to Sodus Bay Harbor for repairs

The U.S. Army Corps of Engineers, Buffalo District has received $91,256,500 in the Fiscal Year 2020 Work Plan, to complete projects across the District’s area of responsibility. This is in addition to the $24,562,000 the District has already received in the Fiscal ... MORE
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Dozens of volunteers work at Crescent Beach over the weekend to address 40+ feet of erosion

Work is underway to try to prevent further erosion from high waters along Lake Ontario at Crescent Beach. Dozens of volunteers from around Sodus Bay convened and joined forces at the east end of Crescent Beach, near Lake Bluff, to help prevent ... MORE
Crusty Sodus Point (photo)

Crusty Sodus Point (photo)

It was a crusty Sodus Point in this photo by Jim Montanus ... MORE
View from the chairs at Sodus Point (photo)

Sitting for a view in Sodus (photo)

Peter P. O’Connor caught this great shot from Sodus Point last week ... MORE
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Big moon (photo)

A big moon over Sodus Bay in Wayne County. Photo by Peter P. O’Connor ... MORE
Up close and personal (photo)

Up close and personal (photo)

An up-close-and-personal look at the moon last weekend. Photo by Peter P. O’Connor ... MORE
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Waves crash at Sodus Point (photo)

Here’s a shot of Sodus Point on Sunday. Photo by Tom Schinsing ... MORE
Supervisors transfer $1.5M to match $30M coming in for shoreline REDI projects

Wayne Supervisors transfer $1.5M to match $30M coming in for shoreline REDI projects

Officials in Wayne County have signed on to a program through New York State aimed at helping communities impacted by shoreline flooding. Earlier this month, the Board of Supervisors unanimously approved transferring $1.5 million from its fund balance into a new capital ... MORE