Huntington Building conversion hits a snag, as ZBA strikes down special use permit in Seneca Falls

Huntington Building conversion hits a snag, as ZBA strikes down special use permit in Seneca Falls

The developer who wanted to construct more than 50 apartments in the former Huntington Building on Fall Street has hit a snag. Home Leasing Inc. of Rochester had its purchase offer accepted by Peter Koch, who owns the building. It was previously ... MORE
TAGex Brands accepting applications for

TAGex Brands accepting employment applications for Romulus warehouse

TAGex Brands is hiring for workers in their warehouse in Romulus at the former Seneca Army Depot. Details on the positions available and how to apply are below. You can download and submit an application here: https://www.tagexbrands.com/employment-opportunities Details about the position: General ... MORE
Town of Tyre has drawn water from fire hydrants without proper procedures for approximately a decade

Town of Tyre has drawn water from fire hydrants without proper procedures for approximately a decade

By Gabriel Pietrorazio After receiving a confidential tip on May 19th from an eyewitness in the Town of Tyre, FingerLakes1.com initiated an investigation to address concerns regarding the use of town water and its extraction from a fire hydrant. Seneca County Environmental ... MORE
NYCC makes push to return to class by July 1st

NYCC makes push to return to class by July 1st

For students at the New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls – a major part of their work is hand-on effort. Last week at a meeting of the Seneca County Board of Supervisors, a resolution was passed asking for New York State ... MORE
WATCH: Town of Seneca Falls Public Hearing on Parking Code (video)

WEBCAST REPLAY: Town of Seneca Falls Regular June Board Meeting (video)

On Tuesday evening the Town of Seneca Falls Board held a public hearing followed by their regular June Board Meeting. The entirety of both meetings were streamed live on FingerLakes1.com and be be viewed in the player below. ... MORE
Courts returning to in-person operations in Finger Lakes

Courts returning to in-person operations in Finger Lakes

Judge Craig Doran says the second phase of reopening means that foot traffic will increase in local courts, as more normal operations resume. This change will begin Wednesday in Cayuga, Livingston, Monroe, Ontario, Seneca, Steuben, Wayne, and Yates counties. “The goal of ... MORE
Seneca Waterway Council Boy Scouts summer camp goes virtual due to COVID-19

Seneca Waterway Council Boy Scouts summer camp goes virtual due to COVID-19

Seneca Waterway Council Boy Scouts of America officials announced on Tuesday that traditional summer camp programs will be going virtual for 2020 due to COVID-19 health and safety concerns. “Over the past couple months, volunteer and staff teams have spent countless hours ... MORE
Deputies: Seneca Falls man arrested on felony probation violation warrant in Ontario County

Deputies: Seneca Falls man violated court order, arrested on felony probation violation

Deputies in Ontario County say a Seneca Falls man was arrested on a felony probation violation warrant after an investigation. Shan Smolinski, 41, of Seneca Falls is accused of continuing to have contact with a protected party of an active court order ... MORE
Police: Two resisted arrest in Seneca Falls after traffic complaint, investigation

Police: Two resisted arrest in Seneca Falls after traffic complaint, investigation

On Saturday, around 1 p.m. the Seneca Falls Police Department arrested a Seneca Falls pair following a traffic stop on Fall Street. Officers received a walk-up traffic complaint while on Fall Street. Police say that’s when those officers observed a traffic violation ... MORE
154th consecutive Memorial Day Commemoration in Waterloo (video

WATCH: 154th consecutive Memorial Day Commemoration in Waterloo (video)

The 154th consecutive Memorial Day Commemoration was held in Waterloo, the officially recognized Birthplace of Memorial Day,  on Saturday. The commemoration started at St. Mary’s Cemetery with a fly over by 11 vintage planes, organized by Lauren Dates.  Prayer was offered by ... MORE
Police: Canandaigua man accused of subjecting victim to unwanted contact

Police: Canandaigua man accused of subjecting victim to unwanted contact

On Friday around 5 a.m. police arrested a Canandaigua resident following a physical altercation that had occurred a day earlier at a town residence. Daterione Gulley, 27, of Canandaigua is accused of subjecting a victim to unwanted physical contact while displaying a ... MORE
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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 131st District. That seat, which has been held by Assemblyman Brian Kolb (R-Canandaigua) will be vacated at the end of the year. The primary ... MORE
Firefighters battle blaze at old church in Romulus (photos)

Firefighters battle blaze at old church in Romulus (photos)

Firefighters were called to the scene of a fire at an old church in Seneca County. The scene was along Seneca Street in Romulus near the post office. The property is now a residency, according to local reports. While extent of the ... MORE
Deputies: Waterloo man faces felony charge, several others after threatening to kill people with gun

Deputies: Waterloo man faces felony charge, several others after threatening to kill people with gun

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Waterloo man on numerous charges following aaa investigation into a person threatening to kill others with a gun. Deputies say Samuel Eckert, 31, of Waterloo was arrested after an investigation into a ... MORE
Public health officials say

Public health officials say social distancing, mask wearing must continue in Seneca County

Public health officials in Seneca County are doubling down on CDC recommended guidance as parts of the economy reopen. “As the region begins to reopen, we must approach each new phase with caution and remain vigilant to reduce transmission of COVID-19 in ... MORE