Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-01-25T04:22:04Z Two Men from the Area to be Inducted into the Section V Hall of Fame <a href=";id=161014" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> According to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle, the Section V Football Hall of Fame will induct two from the local area. Jeff Woodring a former player of Victor and Coach Dave Alena from Lyons will enjoy the honors of this year&rsquo;s hall of f... James Rowley 2015-01-25T05:00:00Z The Lago Resort and Casino Could Be Delayed <a href=";id=161012" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> According to the Finger Lakes Times, Opponents seek to prevent the $425 million construction of the Lago Resort &amp; Casino by motioning for a preliminary injunction. The motion goes before Fourth Judicial Department Appellate Division Court in Ro... James Rowley 2015-01-25T05:00:00Z Citizens of the Seneca Lake Region Unite for a Rally <a href=";id=161010" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A regional rally will be held at Lakefront Park on January 31st at 2pm. They expect more than 300 local residents to attend in support for resolutions that have passed within the region that oppose a proposal to construct a dangerous liquid propane... James Rowley 2015-01-25T05:00:00Z Accident in Canandaigua Injures Pet <a href=";id=161008" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Yesterday around ten pm, the Ontario County Sheriff&rsquo;s Office responded to an accident at the intersection of state route 5 &amp; 20 and route 364 in Canandaigua. 48 year old Pennsylvania resident Russell Felgar ran a red light and struck 57 y... James Rowley 2015-01-25T05:00:00Z E-Cigs May be Prohibited in No-Smoking Areas <a href=";id=160976" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>E-cigarettes, a popular alternative to smoking, may be prohibited in the same areas where smoking is prohibited if a proposal by Governor Cuomo is instituted by the state. In his budget message earlier this week, Cuomo sayd he would ban the electroni... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Sour Grapes or Vintage Whine: Gaming Commission Must Decide <a href=";id=160965" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Two members of the state assembly and four State Senators have joined an effort to convince the State Gaming Commission not to issue a gaming license to the Lago Resort and Casino in Seneca County. In a letter to the commission, the lawmakers argue... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Cato Fire Guts the Garage and Responders Prevent Spread <a href=";id=160963" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A garage fire on South Street in the Town of Cato last night was quickly brought under control. The Auburn Citizen reports that firefighters were able to prevent the fire from spreading to the home, although the garage was in pretty well gutted by ... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Controversy Rising Over Wegmans Baked Goods <a href=";id=160961" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Wegmans supermarket and two other national chains are being sued by some consumers in New Jersey who claim that the "store baked rolls" advertised are not actually baked in the stores. The lawsuit filed by three New Jersey consumers seeks more than... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Eric Church Grandstand Concert Tickets on Sale for 2015 NYS Fair <a href=";id=160960" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Tickets go on sale today for Country music entertainer Eric Church's grandstand concert at the new york state fair this summer. Church's album, the Outsiders was the best selling country music album of 2014. Tickets range in price from 57 to 77 dol... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Man is Charged After Rustling Cattle in Seneca County <a href=";id=160958" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> 27 year-old Harvey Miller of Waterloo was charged on Wednesday with rustling cattle from a Seneca County farm. Miller is facing a grand larceny charge for allegedly stealing 10 black Angus steers from the Rosenkrans Farms in the Town of Lodi on Wed... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Finger Lakes Museum Trail Pilot Program Kicks Off <a href=";id=160957" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Wine trails, cheese trails and now there are museum trails. The Steuben County Visitors Bureau and the Finger Lakes Tourism alliance have joined together to create the Finger Lakes Museum Trail. The pilot program features nine museums and historica... Fred von Wiegen 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Geneva Parks Master Plan Still Being Worked On <a href=";id=160948" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Geneva City Council isn't likely to see a new master plan for the City Parks system for at least another couple of months according to Neighborhood Initative Director Sage Gerling. There are still quite a few details to firm up.[audio:SAGEGERLI... Joe Nittler 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Cuomo Pushing Community College Reform <a href=";id=160947" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> During the State of the State Speech Governor Cuomo called for reforming the state's community college system. He says many just don't get the job done.&nbsp; [audio:SOSCOMCOL1.mp3] [/audio]&nbsp; He says the entire state should follow the examp... Joe Nittler 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Kolb: Next Assembly Speaker Will Not Amass As Much Power <a href=";id=160945" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> His power in Albany has been legendary. Sheldon Silver as Assembly Speaker the last 20 years has been at the center of ever legislative deal made with the last 4 Governers. Now that he is under a federal indictment for corruption there are numerous... Joe Nittler 2015-01-24T05:00:00Z Kolb Says Only Remote Chance He'll Be Next Speaker <a href=";id=160881" target="_blank"><img src=" Kolb.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb says Sheldon Silver should relinquish the Assembly Speakership&nbsp; following Thursday's arrest on Federal corruption charges. On the Finger Lakes Morning News Friday, Kolb, a Republican, was asked if he saw any... Joe Nittler 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z Counterfeit Bills Showing Up in Newark <a href=";id=160879" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Somebody is trying to pass funny money in the Newark area. It's been going on for a couple of weeks now according to Village Police Sergeant Mark Thoms. He says stores have been actively working with Police calling 911 when a counterfeit bill shows u... Joe Nittler 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z The City Asks, "What Do You Love About Living In Geneva?" <a href=";id=160868" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Is it a quiet walk past the Washington Street Cemetery? The Lakefront? A favorite hometown eatery? Just what do you love about living in Geneva? Julie Anderson Coleman at the Neighborhood Resource Center is collecting comments as they work on new mar... Joe Nittler 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z Auburn's Tinker's Guild Celebrating 30 Days of Re-Opening <a href=";id=160844" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>One month ago, Tinkers Guild re-opened. The popular Auburn bar, which was brought down by fire early in 2014, opened its doors on Christmas Eve. We asked owner John Mortimer about how business has been in the last 30 days.[audio:30tinkers.mp3] [/aud... Joe Salzone 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z Canandaigua Man Takes Plea Deal After Abusing Infant Son Last Summer <a href=";id=160838" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Canandaigua teen accused of repeatedly roughing up his own newborn son, breaking bones in the infant's arms and legs last summer, has pleaded guilty to second degree assault. That's a class D Felony, which has a maximum penalty of seven years i... Joe Nittler 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z Ithaca Woman Accused of Stealing $31K <a href=";id=160787" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A two month investigation into the alleged theft of a large sum of money that had been stolen from Classen Home Health Associates in Ithaca has resulted in the arrest of a 33 year old Ithaca woman.&nbsp; Cynthia Dixon, an employee of CHHA, is accused... Lucas Day 2015-01-23T05:00:00Z