Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-08-31T12:50:09Z 2 Men Arrested For Canandaigua Beating <a href=";id=187470" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; A&nbsp; 24 year old man walking on Lafayette Street in Canandaigua early Sunday morning was jumped and badly beaten . Canandaigua Police have arrested 29 year old Edward W. Lewis of&nbsp; Rochester and 27 year old James Rydz... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Finger Lakes Fire And Smoke BBQ Festival To Have More Than 30 Teams Competing <a href=";id=187464" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; It's three days of serious competition . At this point 30 teams from all over the northeast including Ottawa and Pittsburgh are signed up for the&nbsp; very first Finger Lakes Fire and Smoke BBQ Festival Friday, Saturday and... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z New CCC President Settles In <a href=";id=187460" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; Brian Durant has had two weeks to get settled into his new job as President of Cayuga Community College. He spent his very first day with the other new kids on campus. That's right he joined in on freshmen orientatio... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Seneca Lake Swim a Success <a href=";id=187389" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The rough waters of Seneca Lake slowed her down, but did not stop Bridgette Hobart Janeczko from swimming the length of Seneca Lake this weekend. Hobart Janesczko left from near the beach at Seneca Lake State Park in Waterloo at 6 Friday night and w... Greg Cotterill 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 8 Injured, 2 Critically, in Yates County Hay Wagon Accident <a href=";id=187394" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>8 people were injured, 2 critically, when a tractor pulling a hay wagon rolled over on Sturdevant Road in the town of Barrington Sunday afternoon.&nbsp; 43 year old Elam Martin, of Penn Yan, was towing a metal trailer with a 3020 John Deere farm trac... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 3 Injured in Jerusalem 3 Car Accident <a href=";id=187404" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Three people were injured following a 3 car accident on State Route 54A in the town of Jerusalem Saturday afternoon.&nbsp; 61 year old Janice Callaghan, of Keuka Park, was traveling north shortly before 1 p.m. when she attempted to turn onto Wager Hi... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Bradford Couple Injured During Motorcycle Run in Yates County <a href=";id=187403" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two Bradford residents were injured Saturday while participating in a motorcycle run on Guyanoga Road in the town of Jerusalem.&nbsp; Richard Vanhusen attempted to stop for a motorcycle that had stopped in front of him and avoided the collision by la... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Report Released From The Empire Center Supports Assemblyman Finch's Agenda <a href=";id=187358" target="_blank"><img src=" D. Finch.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Republican Assemblyman Gary D. Finch is hopeful for the upcoming legislative session as he takes the reins to revitalize the New York State business economy.&nbsp; Finch hopes to help middle-class families by looking at the current tax rates that a... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z New York State Wineries Map App Launches <a href=";id=187357" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Are you interested in exploring the New York Wine Country and are always on the go?&nbsp; Look no further because a new app has launched. An &ldquo;interactive infographic&rdquo; is now accessible by way of your finger tips and smart phones with touc... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Care Net Pregnancy Care Center Of The Finger Lakes Gets Donation To Help Women <a href=";id=187354" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Finding cheap health care and options are a struggle for women in the Finger Lakes.&nbsp; Knights of Columbus Council #222 of St. Francis and St. Clare Parish which serve Seneca Falls and Waterloo along with members of the community have lifted some ... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Save The Planetarium Effort Running Out Of Time <a href=";id=187353" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> They have tried every which way since last May to raise 100-thousand by an October 1st deadline. The odds don't look good right now according to Kathy Sheils from the Southern Cayuga School District Group "Friends of the&nbsp; Planetarium" &nbsp;[a... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z FLCC Geneva Center Will Open This Winter <a href=";id=187352" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>FLCC President Barbara Risser has a couple of more projects to see thorugh before she retires in the Spring. The key one, complettion of the new Geneva Campus Center on Pulteney.[audio:8301571703-Rissergeneva.mp3] [/audio]Work including demolition o... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Kolb On School Supply Breaks <a href=";id=187351" target="_blank"><img src=" Kolb.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Assembly Republicans have introdcued three bills aimed at giving a break to parents, teachers and others who buy school supplies. The first measure sets up a two week tax free period to buy supplies including computer hardware and software. The sec... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Launch The Launch Campaign Raises Over $10K <a href=";id=187350" target="_blank"><img src=" Lakes Museum Logo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Finger Lakes Museum and Aquarium's "Launch the Launch" campaign was a huge success raising more than $10,000 to build an ADA-complaint kayak and canoe launch and dock.&nbsp; The Museum will hold an open house at the Creekside Center in Branchpo... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Hot Weather Expected To Promote Harmful Algae Growth <a href=";id=187349" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> If you're swimming on Seneca Lake and you see what looks like greenish-colored paint on the water's surface; get out of the water because it could make you sick with symptoms of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin and/or throat irritation and even dif... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z ATV Accident Claims Life Of Teenager And Seriously Injures Another <a href=";id=187282" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Tragedy in Steuben County claiming the life of one teenager and hospitalizing another with severe injuries following an ATV accident, Thursday night. State Police say the ATV was struck by a tractor with a bucket around 6:30 pm while the ATV was atte... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-29T05:00:00Z Judge Throws Out Suit Against Wegmans And Two Other Chains <a href=";id=187281" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A lawsuit filed by consumers in New Jersey claiming that Wegmans and two other supermarket chains were not serving fresh baked bread in their stores has been thrown out by a U.S. District Court Judge. The lawsuit charged that Wegmans misled consumers... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-29T05:00:00Z Governor Cuomo Launches New Mobile App And Refreshed Website For The Great New York State Fair <a href=";id=187280" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Governor Cuomo, Friday, announced a brand new mobile appl and updated website for the Great New York State Fair, which runs through September 7th. The new app will allow users to buy tickets online,and features a GPS-enabled map that allows visitors ... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-29T05:00:00Z In Court Papers - Stewart Claims He Didn't See Kevin Ward On Track <a href=";id=187279" target="_blank"><img src=" Stewart.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> NASCAR driver Tony Stewart now says he did not even see Kevin Ward Jr., the night of the fatal crash at Canandaigua Motor Speedway just over one year ago. Stewart's statement appeared in court papers filed Friday in a lawsuit claiming Stewart was t... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-29T05:00:00Z Rochester Police Track Down Killers As Victims Are Laid To Rest <a href=";id=187278" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Rochester Police continue their trackdown of the drive-by killers who massacred three people and injured four others on August 19th on Genesee Street in the city. One man is in custody although formal charges have yet to be filed. The killer's car ... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-29T05:00:00Z