Tag: debrief

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Discussing Butler sludge proposal and changes at Greenidge (podcast)

WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Discussing Butler sludge proposal and changes at Greenidge (podcast)

Today on The Weekend Debrief we catch up with the reporter who broke the news on FingerLakes1.com that Tully Environmental would be withdrawing it’s application to build a sewer sludge composting facility in Butler, Wayne County. Peter Mantius’ Water Front Online has ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Daughter of resident speaks out ab

DAILY DEBRIEF: Another family member speaks out about Elm Manor (podcast)

From asymptomatic to dead. As our investigation into Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing continues, another personal story from a former resident’s daughter. Officials at the nursing home told Christina Miller than her father Ralph had contracted COVID-19, but was asymptomatic. She called ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Harold Perryman talks about wife's death at Elm Manor Rehab (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Harold Perryman talks about wife’s death at Elm Manor Rehab (podcast)

It was 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 21st when Harold Perryman of Shortsville called Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. Each morning he would call-in to wish his wife Beatrice, “Bea” good morning as she would start her own day ... MORE
Tragedy at Elm Manor amid pandemic: “If I didn’t call my wife every day, I wouldn’t have known”

Husband speaks about wife’s death at Elm Manor: “If I didn’t call every day, I wouldn’t have known”

It was 7:30 a.m. on Thursday, May 21st when Harold Perryman of Shortsville called Elm Manor Rehabilitation and Nursing Center in Canandaigua. Each morning he would call-in to wish his wife Beatrice, “Bea” good morning as she would start her own day ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Investigation into Ontario Center prompts state bill to address nursing home, COVID issues (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Investigation into Ontario Center prompts state bill to address nursing home, COVID issues (podcast)

On the heels of our reporting into Ontario Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare in Canandaigua, State Senator Pam Helming [R-54] announced that she would co-sponsor legislation to establish an independent and bipartisan commission to investigate the deaths of New Yorkers who died ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

DAILY DEBRIEF: Unguided tours will begin Saturday at Deer Haven Park, even as tour app remains in development

What’s the deal with Deer Haven Park? Is Saturday’s reopening of Deer Haven Park in danger? Truman Bells, the overseer of the new touring service at Deer Haven Park in Romulus spoke exclusively with FingerLakes1.com less than one day before their highly ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: What’s next for schools? Is 12-15 students per classroom realistic? (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: What’s next for schools? Is 12-15 students per classroom realistic? (podcast)

What’s next for school districts across the region and Upstate New York? A lot of questions. Today on The Daily Debrief – we get an update from Auburn Superintendent Jeff Pirozzolo, and get his take on several of the ‘options’ we’ve heard ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Traditionalists blindsided by Cayuga Nation lawsuit against federal government (podcast)

By Gabriel Pietrorazio What does the Cayuga Nation traditional leadership think about the land-into-trust legal suit against the U.S. Government? Sachem Chief Sam George of the Bear Clan claims that the entire community was blindsided by the lawsuit announcement made by Clint ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Can farms survive in New York? Will environmenta (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Can farms survive in New York? Will environmental progress be put on hold? (podcast)

What’s happening at farms across New York State? Early in the pandemic shutdown we saw a variety of headlines connected to the idea that farms were already struggling — and that new realities made doing business nearly impossible. As businesses open up ... MORE
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WEEKEND DEBRIEF: Economic reopening, enforcement of NYS policies, and BLM movement locally (podcast)

We are living through a moment in history. It’s a phrase we’ve heard plenty of over the last few months. The Weekend Debrief tackles the headlines of the week, and does a little looking forward – as the region prepares to move ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Discussing history of Juneteenth

DAILY DEBRIEF: Discussing history of Juneteenth in 2020 (podcast)

What is Juneteenth? Edith Wormley, the assistant director of the Academic Opportunity Programs at Hobart and William Smith Colleges and a member of the Mt. Olive Missionary Baptist Church talks about the history of this significant date. She also spends some time ... MORE
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DAILY DEBRIEF: Economic impact of implicit bias, Part  (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Confronting systemic racism in Geneva (podcast)

Part 2 Martin Feria continues where he left off as we confront racism in the City of Geneva starting on the Hobart & William Smith College campus as he retells when he was racially profiled by students. Why was he profiled? Should ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: Hunting permit process changes amid the coronavirus pandemic (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: Hunting permit process changes amid the coronavirus pandemic (podcast)

How has the process for acquiring hunting permits changed amid the coronavirus pandemic? Today on the show, Norm Ridley, a Department of Environmental Conservation volunteer instructor in Region 8 speaks about how in-person training demonstrations have shifted to online programs statewide for ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: INHS goes in-depth on rental assistance program for local residents (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: INHS goes in-depth on rental assistance program for local residents (podcast)

Johanna Anderson and Delia Yarrow work on the frontlines of providing safe, affordable housing for those in the Finger Lakes and Southern Tier. They’re part of INHS, or the Ithaca Neighborhood Housing System, which serves a number of counties beyond Ithaca and ... MORE
DAILY DEBRIEF: After local school elections, what changes are possible with the ways we cast ballots? (podcast)

DAILY DEBRIEF: After local school elections, what changes are possible with the ways we cast ballots? (podcast)

Are changes to election protocols and procedures going to enhance or diminish democratic participation in the form of voter turnout amid the novel coronavirus pandemic? Assistant Visiting Professor Ricky Price of Political Science at Hobart & William Smith Colleges weighs the short-term ... MORE