Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2017-05-29T10:34:06Z Canandaigua Memorial Day Parade Video <a href=";id=245092" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> #OntarioCounty Joe Lasky 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Rushville Hosts Memorial Day Observance <a href=";id=245089" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> [audio:52917124823-MarcusWhitmanband.mp3][/audio]That's the Marcus Whitman Wildcats marching band, performing in the annual Rushville-Middlesex-Gorham Memorial Day parade, held in Rushville this year.The keynote speaker was retired Army Sergeant Ma... Ted Baker 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Ontario County Jail Deputy Dies From Crash Injuries <a href=";id=245054" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Ontario County Jail Deputy injured in a crash more than two weeks ago has died from his injuries. 35-year-old Josh Shaver was airlifted to Strong Memorial Hospital, after his vehicle was struck by an SUV at the intersection of County Road 46 and... Joe Lasky and Joe Nittler 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Waterloo Freedom Parade Photos <a href=";id=245046" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Thousands of people turned out Saturday to watch the Waterloo Freedom Parade. The parade is part of the Celebrate/Commemorate events. The celebration continues with many events Sunday and the Memorial Day Veterans Bike Rally on Monday. &nbsp;Waterloo... Greg Cotterill 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Canandaigua To Make "Strong" Bid For $10M DRI Prize <a href=";id=245065" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Will the fact that nearby Geneva won last year affect Canandaigua's chances of winning 10 million dollars in DRI prize money this summer? "No" says Canandaigua City Manager Ted Andrzejewski. He thinks Canandaigua's bid is very strong.[audio:52917... Joe Nittler 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z FL Land Trust Wants To Share Information On Best Outdoor Fun Spots <a href=";id=245062" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; While the&nbsp; Finger Lakes Land Trust is best known for its work in conservation, they also want people to get out and enjoy the great outdoors. To that end this month they have started the website, Trust Executive... Joe Nittler 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Wayne County Providing Help For Those Going Through Flood Stress <a href=";id=245060" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The worry has been constant and it can grind people down. The Wayne County Behavioral Health office is providing&nbsp; advice and comfort to people dealing with the anxiety brought on by weeks of flooding on Lake Ontario. Ed Hunt is the Deputy Di... Joe Nittler 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Poll Has Cuomo Favored For 3rd Term <a href=";id=245059" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> This past week, a fresh Siena Research Institute poll said 53% of those surveyed would be ready to re-elect Governor Andrew Cuomo. But as pollster Steven Greenberg explains, they haven't matched him up yet against a flesh and blood person.&nbsp; &n... Joe Nittler 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Geneva Parade Honors Three WW 2 Vets <a href=";id=245057" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Geneva's Memorial Day Parade steps off promptly at 10 AM on South Exchange Street. Ontario County Treasurer Gary Baxter is one of the organizers. This year three grand marshals are being honored.&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;... Joe Nittler 2017-05-29T05:00:00Z Biden Gives Cornell Convocation Address <a href=";id=245026" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Former Vice President Joe Biden delivered the keynote address at Cornell's Senior Convocation Saturday.&nbsp; During the roughly 30-minute speech, Biden says he doesn't buy the doom and gloom about the country's future. &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Rotary Club Literacy Committee Wants Little Library Box In Canandaigua <a href=";id=245039" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Canandaigua's Jefferson Park may be getting a library... a little one. The Rotary Club Literacy Committee is seeking permission from the City of Canandaigua to install a Little Library Box, a small box where people can leave books for others to enj... Ed Vivenzio 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Fmr. Wayne Deputy Admits Official Misconduct <a href=";id=245034" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A former Wayne County deputy has pleaded guilty to official misconduct, in connection with an alleged incident with a DWI suspect from earlier this year.&nbsp; The Times of Wayne County reports Devin Hall received a one-year conditional discharge, a... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Rheinblick Restaurant Damaged in Fire <a href=";id=245033" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A popular Canandaigua German restaurant is going to be closed for awhile, after a kitchen fire there Saturday afternoon. Rheinblick German Restaurant's kitchen caught fire just after noon, causing minor damage. &nbsp; No injuries were reported. &nb... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Cato-Meridian School Board Member Stepping Down <a href=";id=245031" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Cato-Meridian school board member is stepping down.&nbsp; The Citizen reports Board of Education Vice President L. Lee Epprecht is moving out of the district will resign effective July 1st.&nbsp; Epprecht's term runs through 2019, and the school ... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Fire Damages Hammondsport Restaurant <a href=";id=245030" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Hammondsport restaurant is temporarily out of commission after an early Saturday morning fire. &nbsp; Snug Harbor on Keuka Lake ignited just before 3am, damaging the 2nd floor of the establishment. &nbsp; One person suffered an ankle injury while... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Corning Man Accused of Threatening Deputies <a href=";id=245029" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Corning man is in jail, after allegedly threatening deputies during a traffic stop.&nbsp; Deputies say 31-year-old Erik Miller was pulled over for driving while intoxicated, then threatened to hurt the arresting deputies and their families.&nbsp;... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Kershaw Park Swimming Beach Now Open <a href=";id=245028" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Kershaw Park swimming beach in Canandaigua is now open for the season.&nbsp; The park will be open for swimming and recreation from noon to 7pm Mondays through Thursdays in June, and 10am to 9pm on weekends.&nbsp; City residents just need a dollar ... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Police: Elmira Man Choked Woman Unconscious <a href=";id=245027" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>An Elmira man is facing Strangulation and Harassment charges, after an alleged domestic incident.&nbsp; Police say 29-year-old Jezmine Wells hit the alleged victim in the face and strangled her early Friday morning, causing the victim to lose consci... Joe Lasky 2017-05-28T05:00:00Z Memorial Day Weekend DWI Crackdown Underway <a href=";id=244978" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A statewide DWI crackdown is now in effect through the Memorial Day holiday.&nbsp; Troopers will combine with local law enforcement to ramp up DWI checkpoints and increase patrols, hoping to keep New York's roadways safe for holiday travelers.&nbsp; ... Joe Lasky 2017-05-27T05:00:00Z Kick Off To Summer Party Photos <a href=";id=245000" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Kick Off To Summer was held Friday night at the Geneva Ramada Lakefront.&nbsp; Music, food and fun! Greg Cotterill 2017-05-27T05:00:00Z