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Hidden gem in Geneva offers more than just coffee and wraps

Looking for a place that has it all while experiencing a quick escape from the busy day? Bistro 44 and Java 44 is the spot. Provided. With its rustic ambiance, calming music, and specialty coffees, the bistro and coffee shop have an ... MORE
Keuka will continue remote learning through fall semester keeping campus 'mostly closed'

Keuka will continue remote learning through fall semester keeping campus ‘mostly closed’

Keuka College will continue distance learning through the end of the semester. “As much as we hoped to welcome our students back this semester, it’s in the best interest of their safety – and the community’s safety – to limit their travel ... MORE
More COVID cases connected to Keuka College outbreak identified, but students are resolving

More COVID cases connected to Keuka College outbreak identified, but students are resolving

The COVID-19 cluster tied to Keuka College continues to grow — even as students recover. There have been 100 students infected with the virus, but more than 60 of them have recovered at this time. While it doesn’t mean the campus will ... MORE
Officials: More cases of COVID-19 confirmed at Keuka College, cluster connected to large, off-campus gathering

Keuka College temporarily shutting down, sending students home after COVID-19 outbreak

Keuka College announced plans to temporarily close campus operations and began making arrangements for healthy students to return home as it continues to navigate a cluster of coronavirus cases. “While the public health guidance to keep students on-campus remains best practice, the ... MORE
One suspect in custody, another still at large after armed robbery in Penn Yan

One suspect taken into custody in Canandaigua after armed robbery in Penn Yan

Police in Penn Yan say they arrested a 21-year-old resident following an investigation into an armed robbery and burglary that happened at a residence on Elm Street. Rucianno O’Malley, 21, was located by New York State Police and deputies with the Ontario ... MORE
Keuka College reports nearly 50 active COVID-19 cases, goes remote for next two weeks

Keuka College reports nearly 50 active COVID-19 cases, goes remote for next two weeks

On Monday there were 14 new positive COVID-19 tests at Keuka College. It’s something that has some in the Yates County area worried about. In total, the College is reporting that 48 students and one employee are actively testing positive. “We continue ... MORE
Penn Yan man charged with forcible touching

Penn Yan man charged with forcible touching

Police say a 39-year-old Penn Yan resident has been arrested after an investigation into an incident that occurred outside his home. Kristopher Mahan, 39, of Penn Yan harassed several people near his house – and at one point – forcefully touched an ... MORE
Penn Yan CSD has a vacant board seat, district is searching for possible candidates

Penn Yan CSD has a vacant board seat, district is searching for possible candidates

The Penn Yan Central School District is looking to fill a vacant board seat caused by resignation. That seat was previously held by Leslie Elliot, who moved out of the district. Interested candidates should submit a letter indicating their qualifications and reasons ... MORE
Keuka College defends decision, process for cutting faculty due to COVID-19

Keuka College defends decision, process for cutting faculty due to COVID-19

Keuka College says it is aware that the American Association of University Professors (AAUP) announced on Sept. 21 that the College, as well as six other institutions across the country, are the focus of an AAUP investigation on academic governance. Keuka College does not ... MORE
Penn Yan teen airlifted after bicycle accident in the village

Penn Yan teen airlifted after bicycle accident in the village

First responders say a teen was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital on Tuesday after a bicycle accident. It happened on Tuesday when a 16-year-old was riding on North Avenue when he hit a storm drain. He lost control of the bicycle and ... MORE
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Woman, young child struck by vehicle in village of Penn Yan

Police say a 58-year-old Penn Yan resident was ticketed for failing to yield the right of way to a pedestrian after two people were struck on East Elm Street. It happened Tuesday morning when a 38-year-old and 3-year-old were crossing the street ... MORE
News, Penn Yan, Yates County
Young child who was among ejected from buggy in Yates crash has been released from hospital

Young child who was among ejected from buggy in Yates crash has been released from hospital

An update from a family friend indicates that the 7-year-old girl who was seriously injured after being ejected from a violent horse-and-buggy crash in Yates County has been released from the hospital. The family friend posted to Facebook, updating the community on ... MORE
Keuka College lands in national rankings of top-colleges overall

Keuka College lands in national rankings of top-colleges overall

Citing the quality of the education it delivers and the upward economic mobility of its graduates, two national magazines have included Keuka College in their annual rankings of top colleges and universities. Both U.S. News & World Report and Money magazines recognized ... MORE
Out of the Darkness walk will still take place October 4th

Out of the Darkness walk will still take place October 4th

The Covid-19 pandemic has had a tremendous impact on communities around the globe and the Finger Lakes region is no exception. Yet, another preventable epidemic is still raging; suicide remains the 10th leading cause of death in the United States. In 2020, ... MORE
Events, Life, Penn Yan, Yates County
Finger Lakes Health offering walk-in mammograms, free community mobility screening

Finger Lakes Health offering walk-in mammograms, free community mobility screening

Finger Lakes Health will be offering “Walk-In Screening Mammograms” in Geneva and Penn Yan starting in September and Finger Lakes Health Rehabilitation Services will be offering a free monthly Community Mobility Screening Program on September 17. In Geneva, Walk-In Screening Mammograms will ... MORE