Hochul unveils award winners in Seneca Falls' DRI process

Hochul unveils award winners in Seneca Falls’ DRI process

Lt. Governor Kathy Hochul was in Seneca Falls Thursday to announce the Downtown Revitalization Initiative projects selected by the State for funding. Included within this funding group is a $600,000 Building Improvement Fund, which can further help local businesses and building owners with interior and exterior upgrades, repairs, ... FULL STORY
One dead after Thruway crash involving box truck, tractor-trailer

One dead after Thruway crash involving box truck, tractor-trailer

State police are continuing an investigation into a fatal two-vehicle crash that happened on Thursday on the New York State Thruway in the town of Tyre ... MORE
News, Seneca County, Top, Traffic, Tyre
Cuomo says New York reviewing CDC guidance on masks

Cuomo says New York reviewing CDC guidance on masks

Following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s decision to announce reduced mask requirements in most public places- Gov. Andrew Cuomo said that the state would ... MORE
Health, New York State, News, Top
DiSanto Propane (Alliance)
Future of Clyde unclear: Petition circulating as cost of police, issues of dissolution process take center stage

Future of Clyde unclear: Petition circulating as cost of police, issues of dissolution process take center stage

Several communities throughout the region have gone through high-profile dissolutions. The villages of Lyons, Macedon, and Seneca Falls ... MORE
Legislation signed in New York preventing stimulus checks from being taken by debt collectors

Legislation signed in New York preventing stimulus checks from being taken by debt collectors

This week Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed legislation protecting stimulus payments from being garnished by debt collectors. All relief ... MORE
Rep. Stefanik elected to No. 3 post in GOP

Rep. Stefanik elected to No. 3 post in GOP

Republicans in the House of Representatives elected Elise Stafanik to the third-ranking post after dropping Liz Cheney. Stefanik ... MORE
No serious injuries after two car crash in Williamson

No serious injuries after two car crash in Williamson

Deputies say they are investigating a personal injury crash that happened on State Route 21 in the town ... MORE
Lyons man illegally possessed firearm after felony conviction

Lyons man illegally possessed firearm after felony conviction

Deputies report the arrest of a Lyons man following an investigation into an illegally possessed firearm. Michael Cline, ... MORE
Walworth woman used company credit card to make $200K in fraudulent charges

Walworth woman used company credit card to make $200K in fraudulent charges

A Walworth woman was charged in Monroe County on multiple counts related to her theft as an employee ... MORE
Clifton Springs man reported missing, troopers searching

Clifton Springs man reported missing, troopers searching

New York State Police are searching for a missing man from Clifton Springs. Troopers say Jacob Gregory, 22, ... MORE
Deputies: TV stolen,

Deputies: TV stolen, broken during physical altercation in Lyons

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Lyons woman following a disturbance. Deputies arrested Aleixiandra ... MORE
Ciccino\'s Pizzeria & Restaurant (Tile)
Woody\'s Bar & Grille (Alliance)
CVDesigns Boutique (Alliance)
Dr. Luke Chen joins Finger Lakes Health, will continue practicing in Seneca Falls

Dr. Luke Chen joins Finger Lakes Health, will continue practicing in Seneca Falls

Finger Lakes Health welcomed Luke Chen, M.D. to its team of primary care providers. He will continue to see patients at his office located at 60 Fall Street in Seneca Falls. Dr. Chen has been practicing Internal Medicine and Pediatrics in Seneca ... MORE
Deputies: Driver found slumped over wheel of parked car at Dollar General in Marion

Deputies: Driver found slumped over wheel of parked car at Dollar General in Marion

Deputies report the arrest of a 32-year-old Rose woman after she was found slumped over the wheel of her vehicle at the Dollar General in Marion. On May 8, deputies were called to the store for a suspicious condition. Upon arrival, deputies ... MORE
Rochester man faces felony charge in Geneva after drug investigation

Felony charge filed after drug investigation in Geneva

Police report the arrest of a Rochester resident following a drug investigation in the city of Geneva. Shasee Johnson, 37, of Rochester was taken into custody after an indictment warrant was issued for his arrest. He was charged with felony criminal sale ... MORE
Lodi man charged with felony DWI after one-car crash in Ovid

Lodi man charged with felony DWI after one-car crash in Ovid

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 49-year-old following a one-car crash on County Rd. 131 in Ovid. Frederick Mulford, 49, of Lodi was traveling north on County Rd. 131 in a pickup truck near the intersection of West ... MORE
Two inmates found guilty of rioting after violent incident at Auburn Correctional Facility

Two inmates found guilty of rioting after violent incident at Auburn Correctional Facility

Cayuga County District Attorney Jon Budelmann says two men have been convicted following a riot that occurred at the Auburn Correctional Facility in May 2019. The incident unfolded on May 11, 2019 when 25 to 30 inmates engaged in a violent riot ... MORE
Legion plan revealed in Geneva: Hotel, restaurant, and townhomes proposed along Seneca Lake

Legion plan revealed in Geneva: Hotel, restaurant, and townhomes proposed along Seneca Lake

The long-term plan for the American Legion property along Seneca Lake in Geneva has finally been revealed. Pine Ridge Construction Management of Williamsport, Pennsylvania has proposed a multi-use development that would include townhomes, a hotel, and restaurant with craft brewery on the ... MORE
WellNow increases COVID-19 testing turnaround time after health officials criticize reporting speed

WellNow increases COVID-19 testing turnaround time after health officials criticize reporting speed

After public health officials in Cayuga County criticized WellNow Urgent Care for its turnaround time of COVID-19 tests- the company says it’s providing same-day or next-day service. The company announced that patients will be provided with their COVID-19 results within 24 hours ... MORE
Sheriff: Local senior falls victim to grandparent scam, giving ‘bail money’ to two people in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Local senior falls victim to grandparent scam, giving ‘bail money’ to two people in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck says his office has been handling a string of grandparent scams, where an individual calls a local senior and poses as a relative. The most-recent investigation occurred in the town of Mentz where the victims received a phone call ... MORE
Auburn high school renaming panel will have 36 members

Auburn high school renaming panel will have 36 members

A total of 36 people will sit on the panel that will review potential names of the Auburn High School. This comes as the district works through the process of renaming the high school. The school board approved the panel at its ... MORE
Mary Anne Kowalski appointed to Seneca County IDA board

Following appointment, Seneca County IDA leaders blast board’s decision to ‘circumvent’ public process

At its regular meeting for the month of May on Tuesday the Seneca County Board of Supervisors moved to overwhelmingly choose the next member of the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency board. A vacancy had become a point of contention among the ... MORE
John DeFazio will leave Rochester school district to join Geneva Middle School as principal

John DeFazio will leave Rochester school district to join Geneva Middle School as principal

A Rochester administrator will take the helm of Geneva Middle School on July 1. The Geneva City School District Board of Education appointed John DeFazio, currently an assistant principal in Rochester, as the new middle school principal. DeFazio has been an administrator ... MORE
Fatal fire under investigation in Yates County

Victim identified in fatal house fire in Yates County

Sheriff Ron Spike says a 65-year-old Middlesex resident died in a mobile home fire that occurred during the early-afternoon hours on Wednesday. Firefighters from Naples, Middlesex, Potter, and Rushville responded to the scene at Sunnyside Estates for a structure fire. Upon arrival, ... MORE