Category: Penn Yan

Dundee man charged with forcible touching in Penn Yan

Dundee man charged with forcible touching in Penn Yan

Police say a Dundee man is facing a number of charges after an incident in Penn Yan. David Grady, 26, was charged with forcible touching, sex abuse, and endangering the welfare of a child. He’s accused of forcibly touching another person while ... MORE
Penn Yan man sentenced to probation for forging SpaceX parts in Rochester

Penn Yan man sentenced to probation for forging SpaceX parts in Rochester

The Penn Yan man who pleaded guilty to forging inspection reports for aerospace parts used by NASA will only serve probation. That according to the Democrat and Chronicle, who reported that James Smalley, 43, of Penn Yan was sentenced to probation instead ... MORE
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Suspect, police officer both treated at hospital after Penn Yan incident

Suspect, police officer both treated at hospital after Penn Yan incident

Police say a Penn Yan man was arrested on several charges after an incident at a business in Penn Yan on Tuesday. It happened during the evening hours, when Christopher Hawley, 29, was throwing pool balls and other items at the patrons ... MORE
FLH says collaboration, preparedness helped make hospitals ready for COVID-19

FLH says collaboration, preparedness helped make hospitals ready for COVID-19

Officials with Finger Lakes Health say they were ready for the Coronavirus Pandemic. Dr. Jason Feinberg called the lead time that their hospitals in Penn Yan and Geneva had over those in New York City a ‘significant luxury’ while speaking with the ... MORE
Police: Penn Yan man arrested on more predatory charges as investigation into abuse continues

Police: Penn Yan man arrested on more predatory charges as investigation into abuse continues

The Penn Yan man accused of sexually abusing a child is facing new charges, as the investigation continues. Police say Timothy Brewer, 65 groomed a child under the age of 11 to perform sexual acts on him repeatedly. The abuse continued over ... MORE
Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Penn Yan secures grant funding for PPE

Soldiers & Sailors Hospital in Penn Yan secures grant funding for PPE

The Yates Community Endowment’s Yates Emergency Relief Fund awarded $3,000 to Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital and the Homestead to purchase much needed Personal Protective Equipment. These facilities, as part of Finger Lakes Health, are committed to the health and safety of ... MORE
News, Penn Yan, Yates County
Police: Penn Yan sex offender arrested on new abuse allegations, victim under 10 years old

Police: Penn Yan sex offender arrested on new abuse allegations, victim under 10 years old

The Penn Yan Police Department reports the arrest of a 65-year-old village resident following an investigation into sexual abuse of a child. Timothy Brewer, 65, was charged with first-degree sex abuse, forcible touching, and endangering the welfare of a child. He’s accused ... MORE
Mozaic’s annual duck race going virtual in June

Mozaic’s annual duck race going virtual in June

Mozaic is once again hosting its 5th annual duck race sponsored by Yates Transit Service, but virtually! The Duck Race will take place, Friday June 19th at the Keuka Outlet in Penn Yan with the ducks being released at 6 pm you ... MORE
Damage limited thanks to quick response of firefighters in Penn Yan

Damage limited thanks to quick response of firefighters in Penn Yan

The Penn Yan Police Department reports that first responders were called to a house fire on Benham Street over the weekend in the village. The call came in Saturday around 10:30 a.m. for a houses fire at 130 Benham Street. Police say ... MORE
Fire, News, Penn Yan, Yates County
Gordmans locations in Geneva, Newark, and Penn Yan will liquidate in June

Gordmans locations in Geneva, Newark, and Penn Yan will liquidate in June

Stage Stores announced on Sunday that it filed Chapter 11 bankruptcy. Stage operated stores in Geneva, Newark, and Penn Yan previously known as Peebles, and more recently known as Goldmans. In fact, the company had celebrated a grand reopening at locations in ... MORE
Upwards of 20 couples waiting for thousands in refunds as Esperanza Mansion ownership dispute heats up

Upwards of 20 couples waiting for thousands in refunds as Esperanza Mansion ownership dispute heats up

Frustrated. A recent report on RochesterFirst.com highlighted the struggle that a number of engaged couples are going through as they navigate an ownership transition at a local staple, which hosts dozens of weddings a year ordinarily. The historic Esperanza Mansion overlooks Keuka ... MORE
Police say officers acted quickly, saved a life after person found hanging over Penn Yan bridge

Police say officers acted quickly saving a life in Penn Yan

On Saturday around 12:25 a.m. officers with the Penn Yan Police Department were called to the railroad trestle between Garfield and South avenues for a report of a subject threatening to jump from the bridge. Upon arrival, police say the subject was ... MORE
News, Penn Yan, Yates County
Bath man accused of assaulting victim in front of children in Penn Yan

Bath man accused of assaulting victim in front of children in Penn Yan

Police arrested a 28-year-old Bath resident following a domestic incident in Penn Yan. Alexander Bates, 28, is accused of bruising and cutting another person during an assault on Tuesday. That assault is said to have occurred in front of several children. When ... MORE
Penn Yan boy allowed to return to school after supreme court ruling

Penn Yan boy allowed to return to school after supreme court ruling

A Penn Yan boy who had previously been banned from going to school after a change in laws around vaccination in New York has been granted entry. News10NBC reports that the state Supreme Court ruled that Thorn Schwartz could return. The 11-year-old ... MORE
Bicyclist struck by vehicle in Seneca Falls; no serious injuries reported

Bicyclist struck by vehicle in Seneca Falls; no serious injuries reported

Police say that on Thursday around 10:58 a.m. officers were called to the scene of a car vs. bicycle accident. The Seneca Falls Police Department and North Seneca Ambulance responded to the scene along East Bayard Street Extension near Ken More Drive ... MORE