Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2014-08-23T02:28:34Z Canandaigua Man Charged With Felony Sex Abuse <a href=";id=140661" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Canandaigua Police took an 18 year old Canandaigua man into custody Thursday and charged him with felony first degree sexual abuse. Culin Mcloud is accused of&nbsp; forcing a 17 year old girl into having sex. He was arraigned in City Court and sent o... Joe Nittler 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z North Shore Project Still Trying To Lock Up Loan Money <a href=";id=140654" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; There was a lot of fan fare earlier this month when Governor Andrew Cuomo came to Canandaigua promising&nbsp; State money for the 120-million dollar&nbsp; North Shore project on Canandaigua Lake . That may have given people... Joe Nittler 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z DiNapoli Says State Pension Fund Is In Good Shape <a href=";id=140652" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp;In our talk with State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli this week we learned the state pension fund is in very good shape coming out of the first quarter of the year. &nbsp; [audio:ddddtomDINAPOLIpensionfund.mp3] [/audio]DiNapoli's... Joe Nittler 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z Farmington Man Called "Major Source" Of Heroin <a href=";id=140651" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>He was a real big player on the street. Investigators with the Ontario, Seneca and Wayne County Sheriff's offices have been keeping an eye on him for the last several months. Tuesday afternoon they moved in and arrested 48 year old Kevin Gale of Farm... Joe Nittler 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z CNY Economic Council Submits 36 Project Proposals, Includes Three in Cayuga County <a href=";id=140643" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Economic development in Cayuga County is getting a real shot in the arm. Three projects in the county are part of 36 proposals submitted to Governor Andrew&nbsp;Cuomo by the Central New York Regional Economic Development Council. Andrew Fish, executi... Joe Salzone 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z What do NY-Penn League Cities Need to Host All-Star Game? <a href=";id=140636" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two members of the Auburn Doubledays were in Brooklyn earlier this week to play on the All-Star team of the New York-Penn League. Doubledays general manager Mike Voutsinas says cities in the league bid on having the late-season game, but there are a ... Joe Salzone 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z Installation Begins for Newest Schweinfurth Exhibit <a href=";id=140563" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Staff at the Schweinfurth Art Center&nbsp;in downtown Auburn are getting ready for their next exhibit, which premieres at the end of August. Director of Programs and Special Projects Deirdre Auredon tells Finger Lakes News Radio that they are all rea... Joe Salzone 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z 26-Year Old Idaho Angler Leads Bassmasters on Cayuga Lake <a href=";id=140560" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 26 year-old pro angler from Idaho, Brandon Palaniuk, brought in five fish weighing a total of twenty pounds, ten ounces to take the lead Thursday in the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite Tournamnet on Cayuga Lake. Seven anglers, out of the 106 an... Greg Cotterill 2014-08-22T05:00:00Z Lightning Strikes Auburn with a Vengeance <a href=";id=140553" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A lightning storm hit the City of Auburn Thursday morning and Assistant Fire Chief Joseph Morabito said the department's entire staff plus extra personnel were responding to the emergencies that all occurred within a 15 to 20 minute time period start... Fred von Wiegen 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z 57 Pot Plants Seized in Yates County Bust <a href=";id=140551" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Monroe County man was arrested on Thursday morning on a charge of the Unlawful/Unlicensed Growing of Cannabis. 31 year-old Nathan Serafine of Webster was allegedly cultivating his pot plants in two rooms at a residence on East Lake Road in the Tow... Fred von Wiegen 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Reed Talks Sexual Assault Prevention with Keuka Athletes <a href=";id=140544" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Congressman Tom Reed met with student-athletes from Keuka College Thursday to have a conversation about something very close to Reed: preventing sexual assault. Keuka College President Jorge Diaz-Herrera, Ph.D. and Reed watched Keuka&rsquo;s fall spo... Lucas Day 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z He Fought To Honor His Brother <a href=";id=140524" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>He is with his brother now. We have learned that Tom Riccione has passed away. Long time Genevans will remember how hard Tom and his family fought to have his little brother Steve's memory honored. Not quite two years ago one part of the dream was re... Joe Nittler 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z FLI Needs Help Marking Storm Sewers In Geneva <a href=";id=140511" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Finger Lakes Institute at Hobart William Smith is looking for a few more volunteers Saturday to wrap up a summer long project where they have been putting labels on storm drains in the Castle Creek watershed which goes into Seneca Lake. The Ins... Joe Nittler 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Newark Police Caution Home Owners About Recent Burglaries <a href=";id=140506" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; For the last two summers, the Newark Police Department has been dealing with a group of burglars who seem to plan things out and only target two-story homes, late at night, when the home owners are asleep. They take high-end electronics, i... Joe Nittler 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Spencer Man Dies After Two-Car Crash In Seneca County <a href=";id=140497" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A 63 year old Spencer, New York man is dead as the result of a two car crash Wednesday afternoon on State Route 89 near Hatch Road in the Town of Covert. The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports Marvin Roorda crossed over into the Northbound lane... Joe Nittler 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Fish Cayuga-Bassmaster Tournament Underway <a href=";id=140434" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Over 100 of the top professional bass fishermen in the nation are now fishing Cayuga Lake as the&nbsp; the A.R.E. Truck Caps Bassmaster Elite Series Tournament began this morning. They are vying for the 100 thousand dollar first prize. The tournament... Greg Cotterill 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Steuben County Farmer Killed in Tractor Mishap <a href=";id=140424" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A farming accident claimed the life of a 67-year-old Steuben County man Monday. Kenneth Quick of Canisteo was found trapped beneath the seat and fender of his full-sized farm tractor and was unresponsive after the machine overturned between the Canis... Lucas Day 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Three Cars Involved in Yates County Accident <a href=";id=140423" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Below is pictures of a three car accident that occurred Wednesday afternoon on State Route 54A just outside of the village of Penn Yan. We're still awaiting word from the Yates County Sheriff's Office on details of the incident. Photos by John Wiede... 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Dundee School Supply Giveaway Today <a href=";id=140421" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Milly's Pantry's school supply giveaway for Yates County students will take place again today at the Dundee Central School's Discovery Room. George Schaffer says they're still accepting donations from residents that want to contribute.[audio:Dundeesc... Lucas Day 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z Watkins Glen, Dundee Schools Receive UPK Funding <a href=";id=140414" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Dundee and Watkins Glen school districts were among the 81 school districts and providers statewide that will receive 340 million dollars in state funds to implement full-day pre-kindergarten. Watkins Glen has been earmarked to receive 485 thousa... Lucas Day 2014-08-21T05:00:00Z