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School supplies distribution set in Penn Yan, Dundee

It’s school shopping time again, and Milly’s Pantry is ready to help prepare students for another successful year. Milly’s Pantry coordinates with schools in the Penn Yan and Dundee areas to acquire and distribute the required supplies for students from kindergarten through twelfth grades. Last year, 340 backpacks were supplied to Dundee students and 540 were given to Penn Yan,... more

Glenora to release second wine in ‘SpokesPup’ series to raise funds for local animal charities

On July 26th, Glenora Wine Cellars will release a new wine called, “GG’s Reserve,” which will join “Chase’s Reserve” in their SpokesPup series. GG’s Reserve is a semi-sweet white blend featuring GG, the winery’s second SpokesPup, and a rescue pup from rural Georgia, on the label. A portion of each bottle sold will be donated to local animal charities across... more

Dunham nominated for Grammy Music Educator Award

Dundee Central School band teacher Patrick Dunham has been named as a quarterfinalist for the 2019 Grammy Music Educator Award. He is one of just 188 music teachers nationwide and just seven from New York who have been announced as quarterfinalists for the Music Educator Award presented by the Recording Academy and Grammy Museum. In total, more than 2,800 initial... more

Tony Stewart to race in Dundee & Weedsport this weekend

Former NASCAR champion Tony Stewart is coming to the Finger Lakes region this weekend. He will compete at Outlaw Speedway in Dundee on Friday night and then will return to Weedsport Speedway on Sunday for the first time since 2010 to compete with his own Arctic Cat All-Star Circuit of Champions 410 Sprint Car Series. ICYMI: .@TonyStewart will join the... more

Dundee School capital project goes to voters June 6th

Voters in the Dundee Central School District will approve or turn down a proposed capital improvement program that includes renovations to the bus garage, roof replacement, and security improvements to the main school facility. The cost of the project is $7.7 million. The vote will be held from noon to 8 p.m. June 6 in the Public Meeting Room. A... more

Choices for school boards in Penn Yan & Dundee

Voters in area school districts will elect new members of the board of education and consider the spending plans being presented by the respective boards. The elections will be held from noon to 8 p.m. May 15. Penn Yan In Penn Yan, five candidates are seeking election to four seats on the board of education. There are three full terms... more

Sheppard makes it two for two at Outlaw to start the season

Outlaw Speedway was able to survive the storm front that moved through the area Friday afternoon and evening, and though the start of racing was signifcantly delayed, the track crew worked hard to get the surface in racing shape and fans were treated to a tacky, fast track on Little League Night. Steve Paine held the lead through restarts and... more

2,400 plus make chilly 77.7 mile relay around Seneca Lake on Sunday

The eighth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 348 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, was held Sunday, April 29. The event began in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west side of Seneca Lake, through Yates County, Schuyler County including Watkins Glen, and Seneca County, before returning to Geneva for a finish line celebration... more

Police: Woman stole thousands from Dundee Central School District

Authorities say a Canandaigua woman has been indicted on felony charges after stealing thousands of dollars from the Dundee Central School District. After a two-year investigation — a grand jury indicted 44-year-old Amy Corron on third-degree grand larceny and first-degree scheme to defraud charges. She is accused of stealing more than $3,000 in student funds between September 2015 and December... more

Outlaw Speedway 3rd Annual Spring Nationals (results)

With sunny skies overhead and over 170 cars in the pit area, spring finally came at Outlaw Speedway as the Nut Up and Out Ball Em 3rd Annual Spring Nationals took place. Jason Barney captured the win in the caution-free Lucas Oil Empire Super Sprint feature event. The race took just a little over 9 minutes to complete on a... more

Dundee budget includes street work, new workshop

The Dundee Village Board has adopted a budget for the 2018-2019 fiscal year that reflects a total increase in the property tax levy of $13,418, which falls within the 2.35 percent state mandated tax cap, according to Mayor Fred Cratsley Jr. When the tax bills arrive in the mail, owners of property valued at $100,000 will pay an additional $31.... more

Dundee history talk focuses on Hodinhs:ni’ Women

Join the Dundee Area Historical Society for dinner and an exciting presentation by Peter Jemison about the new Hodinöhsö:ni’ Women: From the Time of Creation exhibit at the Seneca Art & Culture Center at Ganondagan. The event will be held at the Tyrone Fire Hall on April 24. Social time begins at 5:30 p.m. with dinner at 6 p.m. The... more

FLX WEEKLY: West side Seneca wine trailin’ & weekend warm-up? (podcast)

Join Sydney Rogers, Jim Sinicropi & Josh Durso for a round-up of your week, and a warmer weekend ahead, here in the Finger Lakes. Check out a photo gallery of a Saturday spend on the wineries along the west side of Seneca Lake, get your weekend forecast, discuss the top local news of the week and enjoy some great local... more

Dundee duo arrested after meth lab discovered on Thursday

Two Yates County residents were arrested after deputies investigated a reported meth lab on Thursday. Shannon Rosemier, 31, of Dundee was arrested on a parole warrant — after being located on Dombrowski Road in Barrington. While deputies were at the home — a suspected meth lab was found, and as result, 30-year-old Spencer Hines, of Dundee was arrested. He was... more

Dundee getting EPA funds for new bus

The Dundee Central School District will be getting a new bus through the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s Diesel Emissions Reduction Act funding. Nationwide, the EPA is awarding $8.7 million to replace or retrofit 452 older diesel buses. In New York, $460,000 is going to replace or retrofit 23 buses, including one in Dundee. Stephanie Cleveland, Dundee’s transportation director, learned of... more
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