Finger Lakes Daily News News http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2016-12-03T01:40:10Z Boyfriend, Mother And Two Sons Indicted On Murder Charges <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230888" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_72716104816-craigrideout.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A Monroe County woman, Laura Rideout, and her two sons, Colin and Alexander, already facing charges of evidence tampering in the murder of Craig Rideout (pictured above), have now been formally indicted on second degree murder charges.&nbsp; Last ... Fred von Wiegen 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230888 Scottish Glen Tree Cut For Scouts Today <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230886" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12091151708-BoyScouts.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The annual Boy Scout Christmas Tree Sale at the Scottish Glen Tree Farm on Route 14 takes place today. Owner Bob Taylor tells us more. [audio:12031640209-Xmastreecut.mp3] [/audio] Bob tells us where they are located. [audio:12031640209-Xmastree... Lucas Day 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230886 Katko Bill Tightens Security On Canadian Border <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230885" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_4151450034-katkocircle.png" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A bill sponsored by Congressman John Katko that addresses concerns about border security on the 5500-mile-long US Canadian border has been sent to President Obama. Katko tells Finger Lakes News Radio he has first hand knowledge of the problems on t... Steve Penstone 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230885 Kolb: Holiday Rebate Checks Small Compensation for Taxpayers' Burden <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230884" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_3101381119-LeaderKolbsHeadshot.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb is condemning the current system of property tax rebate checks as being small compensation for property taxes that are already way too high. Kolb says Albany "shouldn&rsquo;t be taking your hard-earned money in t... Fred von Wiegen 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230884 Auburn City Wastes No Time Planning Construction <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230883" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_8291192149-Auburn City Hall.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Officials with the City of Auburn and the state are wasting no time in planning for the new visitor center that will be built in the parking lot across South St. from Memorial City Hall. City Clerk Chuck Mason said on Friday's Finger Lakes Morning ... Steve Penstone 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230883 DOJ Probe Of Auburn PD Ends <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230882" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_123115111340-usdojseal.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The probe by the Justice Department into the spending of asset forfeiture funds has come to an end. City Manager Jeff Dygert made the announcement at Thursday's City Council meeting. Here's City Clerk Chuck Mason on Friday's Finger Lakes Morning Ne... Steve Penstone 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230882 Race Dialogues Continue This Weekend In Auburn <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230881" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_7191262211-auburnpublictheater186x186.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Auburn Public Theater this weekend is hosting the latest in a series of open dialogues on race relations. The sessions began following a controversial performance by the black comedian Godfrey. Artistic Director Angela Daddabbo said on Friday's... Steve Penstone 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230881 Supportive Housing Project Opens in Finger Lakes for Homeless Vets <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230879" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12031623444-110530011804homelessveterans640.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Governor Cuomo has announced the grand opening of a $2.62 million supportive housing project in the Finger Lakes. The project will provide permanent and transitional housing for homeless veterans and individuals suffering from a substance abuse dis... Fred von Wiegen 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230879 Man Convicted of Kidnapping Ontario County Teen <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230878" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12031622951-VAILMATEO.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A 25 year-old man was found guilty Thursday of the kidnapping of a 14 year-old Ontario County girl on December 12 of last year. Assistant District Attorney Jim Ritts presented evidence in the four-day trial that indicated Carlos Vail-Mateo knew the... Fred von Wiegen 2016-12-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230878 Schumer Visits Coach & Equipment in Penn Yan <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230864" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12021613401-Schumercoach1.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Senator Charles Schumer spoke with workers, managers and local leaders at Coach and Equipment in Penn Yan Friday about the future of the plant and why buying New York products is so important. Schumer also announced he is launching a push to help Coa... Lucas Day 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230864 Helming Pledges Push For Enactment Of Brittany's Law <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230839" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_120216105106-brit2.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> State Senator-elect Pam Helming tells us she'll pick up where Senator Mike Nozzolio has left off in the ongoing effort to enact the violent offenders registry act known Brittany's Law. The Senate has passed bills year after year since 2010, but the... Joe Nittler 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230839 Lockdown at Corning Community College Lifted <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230842" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_120216111649-CorningCommunityCollege.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A lockdown at Corning Community College was put into place Friday morning after someone spotted an individual carrying what they thought was a suspicious object. That object turned out to be a student's art project.&nbsp;&nbsp; Shortly after 11:30, ... Lucas Day 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230842 Geneva BID Has Downtown Ready For The Holidays <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230851" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_120216120751-genevaBIDLOGO.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Geneva BID has downtown spiffed up for the holidays with lights, snow flake decorations and a pair of skyline wreaths at key intersections. BID Executive Director Amanda Airth. [audio:120216120750-DTNLIGHTS1.MP3] [/audio]These wreaths are rem... Joe Nittler 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230851 Whooping Cough Reported In Williamson Schools <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230829" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12021683400-williamson.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Williamson school officials say they have a confirmed case of Pertussis or Whooping Cough at the High School and a suspected case in the Middle School. In a letter to parents, Superintendent Dr. Greg Macaluso urged parents to keep kids home if ... Joe Nittler 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230829 Auburn Race Relations Dialogue Continues This Weekend <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230838" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_120216102906-13th.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The backlash that developed following a recent performance at the Auburn Public Theater by black comedian Godfrey has developed into an ongoing and productive dialogue on race relations.&nbsp; Artistic Director Angela Daddabbo said on this morning's... Steve Penstone 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230838 IDA Board Approves One Year Lease For Former Depot Acreage <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230762" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_102516101946-SENECAIDALOGO.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Seneca County IDA Board has agreed to grant Seneca County businessman Earl Martin a one year lease on 7-thousand acres of land at the former Seneca Army Deport with an option for a second year, according to IDA Executive Director Bob Aronson.... Joe Nittler 2016-12-01T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230762 Katko Northern Border Bill Passed by Senate <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230837" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12021695513-USCanBorder.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A bill introduced by Congressman John Katko that calls for a threat analysis of the border with Canada has been passed by the Senate and is on its way to the President's desk. The GOP lawmaker says the northern border is often overshadowed by the act... Steve Penstone 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230837 Auburn Visitor Center on the Fast Track <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230831" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_6301345655-ILoveNYLGBTLogo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Auburn and state officials aren't wasting time when it comes to planning the new visitors center in the city. City Clerk Chuck Mason said on Friday's Finger Lakes Morning News they acting quickly after City Council voted last month to approve Mayor Q... Steve Penstone 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230831 DOJ Ends Probe of Auburn PD Asset Forfeiture Funds <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230826" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12191242548-AuburnPD.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The long federal review of the Auburn Police Department's use of asset forfeiture funds is close to an end.&nbsp; A year ago the Department of Justice froze two accounts and began an audit in February. City Clerk Chuck Mason said on this morning's Fi... Steve Penstone 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230826 Cuomo Slams the Phone on Deceptive Telemarketers <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=230790" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12021631923-usemedonotcall.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Governor Cuomo has launched a new initiative to protect New Yorkers from unscrupulous telemarketers. The new law requires companies to display the telemarketer's actual name and accurate phone number in caller-id when soliciting customers.&nbsp; Cu... Fred von Wiegen 2016-12-02T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=230790