Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2014-10-24T10:24:41Z "Take a Hike, Domestic Violence" Event in Watkins Glen Saturday <a href=";id=149363" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>With the recent arrests of professional athletes in the NFL and NHL on domestic violence charges, awareness on the issue is very much in the public eye.&nbsp; October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month and an event coming up Saturday in Wa... Lucas Day 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Starkey Man Sentenced for Jewelry Theft <a href=";id=149357" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 20 year old Starkey man will spend the next one-to-three years in prison after pleading guilty to stealing two expensive rings from a relative.&nbsp; Cameron Lindbloom was arrested in May after he was accused of stealing the rings and selling them... Lucas Day 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Dump Truck, Canoe, and Car Involved in Yates County Accident <a href=";id=149356" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A three car accident at the intersection of Dundee-Starkey and Lakemont-Himrod Road in the town of Starkey Wednesday afternoon sent two people to the hospital.&nbsp; 20 year old Richard Taylor, of Dundee, failed to yield the right of way entering th... Lucas Day 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Penn Yan Woman Injured in Two Car Accident <a href=";id=149355" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Penn Yan man was ticketed for following too closely following a two car accident Thursday night on State Route 14 in the area of Perry Point Road. 24 year old Alyssa Chapin, of Penn Yan, was stopped on 14 attempting to make a left hand turn when sh... Lucas Day 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Get Rid of Hazard Waste Tomorrow <a href=";id=149352" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Get rid of some nasty items collected in your house. Cornell Cooperative Extension of Cayuga County is hosting a Household Hazardous Waste Recycling Event tomorrow from eight until one o'clock. Things like oil-based paint, pool chemicals, pesticides,... Joe Salzone 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Clinton Campaigns with Cuomo at Women's Equality Rally <a href=";id=149332" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Another national figure hit the campaign trail with Governor Cuomo Thursday at a rally to promote his Women's Equality agenda. Former Secretary of State Hillary Clinton stood alongside Cuomo as the crowd chanted "2016."&nbsp; Clinton told voters not... Fred von Wiegen 2014-10-24T05:00:00Z Schumer Calls for Calm in Wake of Confirmed NYC Ebola Case <a href=";id=149331" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Senator Chuck Schumer added his name to the list of those calling for calm in light of a confirmed case of Ebola in New York City.&nbsp; Schumer says he has spoken to both the Ebola Response Coordinator, Ron Klain, and HHS Secretary Burwell and they ... Fred von Wiegen 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Geneva Ready To Show Off New Lakefront Improvements <a href=";id=149297" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Next Friday, Geneva city leaders will have a ribbon cutting and dedication at the Geneva Lakefront Park Boat Launch area to mark completion of phase one of access improvements at the lake. The dedication will recognize the late Gilbert Waltz, who in ... Joe Nittler 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Rally To Protest Methane Storage On Seneca Lake Set For Friday <a href=";id=149292" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> They will be there to protest, rain or shine, Friday morning at the gates of the Crestwood Midstream compressor station site in the Town of Reading in the Schuyler County. Friday is the first day that construction of a methane gas storage facility ... Joe Nittler 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Grand Jury To Review Case Of Man Who Caused Mulitple Crashes <a href=";id=149287" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The driver who got into seven crashes in the City and Town of Canandaigua the morning of August 27th, leaving wreckage from near Tops to downtown, will have his case reviewed by a grand jury. 57 year old William Lantier has waived his right to a pr... Joe Nittler 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Gubernatorial Candidates Debate Recreational Marijuana Use <a href=";id=149283" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Two states allow it, more are considering it. The issue of legalizing marijuana for recreational use in the New York came up at the back end of the Governor's debate Wednesday night. Green Party hopeful Howie Hawkins says permit it, regulate it, ta... Joe Nittler 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z More Discussion Tonight On The Cottages At Canandaigua Project <a href=";id=149279" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Developers of the Cottages at Canandaigua housing development will present revised sketches to the Canandaigua City Council's Planned Unit Development Committee during tonight's meeting. Under the proposal, 60 stand alone homes would be built in the ... Joe Nittler 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Meet the Candidates for Cayuga County Coroner <a href=";id=149265" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>November 4th, Cayuga County voters will cast their ballots for Governor, Congress, State Assembly...and Coroner. Candidates for county coroner were on the Finger Lakes Morning News on 98.1/1590 WAUB this week. Democratic candidate Steve Pelc tells Fi... Joe Salzone 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Gubernatorial Debate Turns into Sparring Match <a href=";id=149147" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Four candidates were on stage, but it was the back and forth sparring between Governor Cuomo and his Republican challenger Rob Astorino on issue after issue that set a confrontational tone to last night's hour-long gubernatorial debate. The opening... Fred von Wiegen 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Video Shows Attempted Takeover of Union Springs Store <a href=";id=149172" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Last Saturday there were two incidents involving the fighting factions of the Cayuga Indian Nation. First members of the tribe's Unity Council blocked the entrance to the Cayuga Corner fruit and vegetable stand in Seneca Falls where the Cayuga's unde... Greg Cotterill 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z US Navy Band Performing in Auburn <a href=";id=149201" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Concerts performed in schools are common. Concerts performed by members of the United States Navy in schools are not. The US Navy Band Commodores are embarking on an 18-city tour in four states. They will be bringing their jazz music to Auburn Junior... Joe Salzone 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Auburn Chamber Orchestra Performing Shakespeare-Inspired Music <a href=";id=149171" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>When you think of William Shakespeare, chances are music does not come to mind. The Auburn Chamber Orchestra kicks off their 2014 to 2015 season Friday night with music inspired by the writer of Romeo and Juliet, Othello, Taming of the Shrew, and Ham... Joe Salzone 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z Man Allegedly Shot Dog in Head After Being Bitten <a href=";id=149148" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>State Police Tuesday arrested an Ontario man for allegedly shooting his dog in the head after the dog bit him on the arm. 21 year-old Lucas Wisecup is charged with Aggravated Cruelty to Animals and Criminal Possession of a Weapon 4th.&nbsp; Troopers... Fred von Wiegen 2014-10-23T05:00:00Z One Dead after Car Collides with Garbage Truck in Wayne County <a href=";id=149143" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>One person is dead in the wake of a collision between a car and garbage truck Wednesday morning, in the Wayne County Town of Arcadia, a few miles north of Newark.&nbsp;&nbsp; According to State Police in Lyons, the victim's name is being withheld pe... Fred von Wiegen 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z Smith Opera House Christens New Movie Screen With Showing Of Classic Thriller "Vertigo" <a href=";id=149118" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> There's a new 30 by 40 foot movie screen at the Smith Opera House in Geneva and Thursday night they will break it in with a showing of the 1958 Hitchcock Classic "Vertigo" which stars the legendary Jimmy Stewart as former police detective John "Sco... Joe Nittler 2014-10-22T05:00:00Z