Next phase of reopening? Nobody knows yet, but FLX & CNY are preparing

Next phase of reopening? Nobody knows yet, but FLX & CNY are preparing

It’s been a lot of mixed messages over the last several days, as business owners and residents wonder about the start of ‘Phase 2’ reopening in the Finger Lakes and Central New York. Bob Duffy, who is leading the regional effort in the Finger Lakes, in consultation with ... FULL STORY
Tractor-trailer pursuit ends in gunfire, Sheriff says driver had no regard for human life

Tractor-trailer pursuit ends in gunfire, Sheriff says driver had no regard for human life

A tractor-trailer pursuit ended in gunfire in Geneseo. It started in LeRoy, Genesee County when deputies attempted to stop the rig for speeding. The driver originally ... MORE
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Deputies: Several people hurt after two-vehicle crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

Deputies: Several people hurt after two-vehicle crash on Rt. 31 in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office responded to a two-vehicle crash in the town of Palmyra on Tuesday, with multiple injuries initially reported. Deputies conducted an on-scene ... MORE
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CVDesigns Boutique (Alliance)
DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Will ‘Drive-In Fever’ last all summer? A closer look at a 5&20 favorite (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Is the Finger Lakes Drive-In experiencing a resurgence? Is this a new trend, and ... MORE
Firefighters battle blaze at Manchester home

Four people, two dogs escape injury after apartment house fire in Manchester: Structure heavily damaged, per deputies

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office has provided new information on the structure fire reported Wednesday afternoon on FingerLakes1.com ... MORE
Spending increase, half-dozen new buses proposed by BOE in Geneva district despite pandemic, massive financial unknowns (video)

Spending increase, half-dozen new buses proposed by BOE in Geneva district despite pandemic, massive financial unknowns (video)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio With nearly a dozen on-call, last night’s Geneva City School District public budget hearing ... MORE
Port Byron man flees scene of DWI rollover crash in Wayne County

Port Byron man flees scene of DWI rollover crash in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Port Byron man following the investigation of a ... MORE
LIVE ON WEDNESDAY AT 5 PM: Republican Primary Debate for 131st Assembly District (watch)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Republican Primary Debate for 131st Assembly District on FingerLakes1.com (video)

On Wednesday evening, FingerLakes1.com live-streamed a debate between the four candidates involved in June’s Republican Primary in the ... MORE
Felony charges filed after package discovered behind Macedon PD

Felony charges filed after package discovered behind Macedon PD

A Fairport woman turned herself in after throwing a package behind a local police department. Police say that ... MORE
DAILY BRIEFING: Cuomo gives update on region’s getting closer to ‘Phase 2’ reopening (video)

DAILY BRIEFING: Cuomo gives update on region’s getting closer to ‘Phase 2’ reopening (video)

Over the last several weeks, Governor Andrew Cuomo has been holding daily press briefings to update the public ... MORE
Republican lawmakers call for go ahead so counties can start summer road projects

Republican lawmakers call for go ahead so counties can start summer road projects

Republican lawmakers are calling on Governor Andrew Cuomo to give counties in the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier ... MORE
Ridgeview Greenhouse (billboard)
Woody\'s Bar & Grille (Alliance)
Bottomless Brewing (Alliance)
Deputies: Arcadia man charged with harassment after domestic incident

Deputies: Arcadia man charged with harassment after domestic incident

Deputies report the arrest of an Arcadia man following the investigation of a domestic incident. Deputies say Anthony Crudele, 25, was charged with harassment. He’s accused of striking a family member with his fist during an altercation. Days after the incident, Crudele ... MORE
Sheriff: Steuben man threatened another person with a vehicle

Sheriff: Steuben man threatened another person with a vehicle

Steuben County Sheriff Jim Allard reports that on May 21st deputies arrested Ford H. Beman, 25, of Atlanta, New York. Deputies responded to a residence on Main Street in Atlanta to investigate a report of a domestic incident involving a person threatening another ... MORE
First responders work serious rescue detail at falls in Cayuga County

Sheriff: Two airlifted after fall at Carpenter Falls in Cayuga County

Sheriff Brian Schenck provided an update on the fall and rescue effort that took place at Carpenter Falls in the town of Niles around 4 p.m. on Tuesday. At approximately 4:06pm, the Cayuga County 911 Center received a 911 call that two ... MORE
Motorcyclist airlifted after crash in Seneca Falls on Monday

Motorcyclist airlifted after crash in Seneca Falls on Route 89

First responders in Seneca Falls were called to a personal injury crash on Monday, involving a motorcyclist along Route 89. Police say 56-year-old Kenneth Scharett Sr., of Seneca Falls was traveling north on Route 89 on his 1998 Yamaha motorcycle when he ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Reconnecting Yates County, bringing broadband access to rural Upstate NY (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Reconnecting Yates County, bringing broadband access to rural Upstate NY (podcast)

– By Gabriel Pietrorazio Why does a $10.3 million broadband grant matter for Yates County? With employees working from home becoming a common industry practice due to the COVID-19 pandemic, Nonnie Flynn, the treasurer and administrator for Yates County reflects on obtaining ... MORE
Cuomo: Time to turn the page on reopening economy, looks to supercharge it with Trumps help

Cuomo: Time to turn the page on reopening economy, looks to supercharge it with Trumps help

On Tuesday, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that he would meet with President Donald Trump to discuss the ways the federal government can help jumpstart the economy in New York. The meeting will focus around infrastructure projects that need federal approval – including ... MORE
Deputies: Hammondsport man threatened to kill another person with hunting kinfe

Deputies: Hammondsport man threatened to kill another person with hunting kinfe

Deputies in Steuben County arrested a Hammondsport man following an incident on Roosevelt Avenue in Bath. Jacob Webber, 18, is accused of threatening another person with a hunting knife. Deputies say he threatened to kill another person with that knife during the ... MORE
FLH offers COVID-19 antibody test at urgent care facilities in Geneva, Seneca Falls

FLH offers COVID-19 antibody test at urgent care facilities in Geneva, Seneca Falls

FLH Medical, P.C. has announced that it is now offering COVID-19 antibody testing at both of its Urgent Care locations: 789 Pre-Emption Road, Geneva (Finger Lakes Health Commons) and 1991 Balsley Road, Seneca Falls (Lifecare Medical Associates). The antibody testing will determine ... MORE
Deputies: Child left naked outside residence in Canandaigua

Deputies: Woman arrested after child observed naked, unsupervised outside in Canandaigua

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Canandaigua woman following an investigation on Centerpointe Blvd. Deputies say they received a report of a suspicious condition. Lisa Pearsall, 36, of Canandaigua is accused of letting a 5-year-old child outside without ... MORE
Traffic stop leads to DWI, other charges in Wayne County

Traffic stop leads to DWI, other charges in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an East Rochester man following a traffic stop in Williamson. Ricky Simon, 54, was stopped by deputies on State Route 104 and Salmon Creek Road, and through roadside investigation was found to be ... MORE
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Spring in bloom (photo)

Thomas Schinsing sent us this photo, showing spring in bloom in the Finger Lakes ... MORE
Unemployment system uses

New details on New York’s outdated unemployment system

New light has been shed on the issues surrounding New York’s unemployment system. It starts with MS-DOS, which is otherwise known as Microsoft Disk Operating System, which was last updated 20 years ago. It was released in 1981. That’s the power house ... MORE