Category: Walworth

Deputies: Walworth driver had BAC twice legal limit during overnight stop

Deputies: Walworth driver had BAC twice legal limit during overnight stop

Deputies report the arrest of a Walworth woman following a traffic stop around 12:24 a.m. on Thursday. Niccole Stokes, 28, of Walworth was charged with DWI, DWI with a BAC over 0.08 percent, inadequate exhaust, and failure to update address on registration ... MORE
Deputies: Lyons woman transported to Strong after rollover crash on Canandaigua Rd.

Deputies: Lyons woman transported to Strong after rollover crash on Canandaigua Rd.

One person was taken to Strong Hospital after a rollover crash in Wayne County on Friday around 3:22 a.m. The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports that 54-year-old Patricia Bojinoff, of Lyons was traveling south on Canandaigua Road in Walworth when an animal ... MORE
Walworth man charged with harassment, unlawful imprisonment after domestic incident

Walworth man charged with harassment, unlawful imprisonment after domestic incident

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Walworth man on multiple charges following a domestic incident with a family member. Liborio McCauley, 39, of Walworth was charged with harassment, unlawful imprisonment, and endangering the welfare of a child on ... MORE
Wayne Central grad plays Maitre d’ in new “Cats” movie

Wayne Central grad plays Maitre d’ in new “Cats” movie

Cory English, a native of Walworth, Wayne Central graduate and former student of Sandy Stramonine School of Dance has earned quite the resume of drama, dance, acting, singing and theatre. The Times of Wayne County recently interviewed the Broadway and beyond actor ... MORE
Life, Walworth, Wayne County
Troopers: Vehicle follows bus into Wayne County, driver makes inappropriate gestures toward students

Police search for driver who followed school bus for miles, made inappropriate gestures in Wayne County

Troopers are searching for information about a driver who is accused of making inappropriate gestures toward a student on a school bus. The vehicle, which was only described as an orange and black, followed a bus from Brighton into Walworth, Wayne County ... MORE
Clifton Springs man charged after causing serious head-on crash in Wayne County

Clifton Springs teen ticketed after causing serious head-on crash in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports an investigation into a two-car personal injury crash at the intersection of Penfield-Walworth Road and State Route 350 in the Town of Walworth, which resulted in two people being hospitalized with minor and serious injuries. On ... MORE
Cuomo announces $41M for Wayne County to prevent Lake Ontario flooding

Cuomo announces $41M for Wayne County to prevent Lake Ontario flooding

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced on Wednesday that the state is providing $43 million for Monroe County and $41 million for Wayne County for a total of $84 million to advance 43 projects across the two regions as part of the first ... MORE
Wayne County police to collect unused drugs

Drug take back program happening throughout Wayne County

Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts said all law enforcement agencies in the county will take part in the Oct. 26 national pharmaceutical collection day. Expired, unused and unwanted medication will be accepted from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at these locations: Clyde ... MORE
Wayne County Water Authority gets $500,000 for improvement projects

Wayne County Water Authority gets $500,000 for improvement projects

Rep. John Katko, R-24 of Camillus, said the Wayne County Water and Sewer has been awarded $500,000 in Northern Border Regional Commission funding to support water infrastructure improvements. He said this is the second NBRC grant the county has received in 2019, ... MORE
Wayne County battles drug addiction with mobile van

Wayne County battles drug addiction with mobile van

It has been just over a year since the Department of Mental Health, Wayne Behavioral Health Network opened the doors of the Open Access Center, an out-treatment facility located at the Public Health Building on Nye Road in Lyons. The team of ... MORE
One dead after ATV crash in Wayne County

Fatal ATV crash reported over the weekend in Walworth

Deputies say that the fatal ATV crash in the Town of Walworth on Saturday occurred when the operator was exiting a field, and entering a trail. Investigators say it was determined that the ATV was traveling west in the field along Cream ... MORE
Gananda High School teacher, Penfield cheer coach dies

Gananda High School teacher, Penfield cheer coach dies

Gananda High School teacher Alexandra Fee passed away in a tragic accident in California, according to the district. Fee, an English Language Arts teacher, passed away on Friday while on vacation in California. She was also a cheerleading coach for the Penfield ... MORE
Life, Schools, Walworth, Wayne County
Gananda School District mourning loss of ‘beloved’ teacher

Gananda School District mourning loss of ‘beloved’ teacher

A community is mourning the sudden loss of a beloved school teacher. According to the Gananda Central School District, Alexandra Feedied Friday in an accident while on vacation in California. Fee was an English language arts teacher for the district, where she worked ... MORE
Life, Walworth, Wayne County
Wayne County man charged with felony DWI after wrong way crash on 590

Wayne County man charged with felony DWI after wrong way crash on 590

A Walworth resident was arrested on felony DWI charges following a wrong-way crash along Route 590 in Irondequoit early-Sunday. Four people were hurt in the wreck. Troopers allege 24-year-old Brayden Riel was driving westbound on the Bay Bridge. They say he then ... MORE
Town of Walworth explores water treatment options

Town of Walworth explores water treatment options

On June 20 the Walworth Town Board authorized their Supervisor, Susie Jacobs, to sign a Memorandum of Understanding to begin exploring the option of joining the Wayne County Water and Sewer Authority’s Western Regional Wastewater Treatment System improvements project. This project is ... MORE
News, Walworth, Wayne County
Walworth Scouts pitch-in while enjoying Lake Onatrio

Walworth Scouts pitch-in while enjoying Lake Onatrio

Boy Scout Troop 113 of Walworth were grateful to Salvatore Vittozzi, the care taker of Beechwood State Park on Maxwell Creek in Sodus. It is obvious that he has taken great care of the area: trail work, cleaning up after trespassers’ drug ... MORE
Events, Life, Walworth, Wayne County
Gananda baseball will lean on senior experience at NYS Final Four

Gananda baseball will lean on senior experience at NYS Final Four

Bill McClare figured his squad’s breakthrough season was 2018, but the Gananda Blue Panthers fell to eventual state champion Avon in the Section V Class C1 finals. “That was an eye-opening experience for the guys,” McClare said Thursday night by phone. “We ... MORE
Gananda baseball’s season ends in state Class C semifinals

Gananda baseball’s season ends in state Class C semifinals

An early lead and another impressive pitching performance from Tim McClare were not enough as Gananda saw its season come to a close in a 3-1 loss to Ticonderoga of Section VII in the Class C state semifinals at Maine-Endwell High School, ... MORE