Hobart and William Smith Colleges will award five honorary degrees to individuals who, by virtue of their significant service toward improving the public good at the local and national levels, are more
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Hobart All American offensive lineman Ali Marpet did not exhibit any pre-NFL Draft jitters on a telephone conference call with New York reporters Monday morning. The 2 year Statesman Team captain more
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Your kids can have sweet memories of the upcoming prom and graduation season or they can be haunted for the rest of their days by some unintended tragedy. The difference maker many times is a few more
52 year-old James Davis of Honeoye remains in guarded condition at Strong. Davis was badly burned when he and two other men were delivering steel beams to a construction site, last Tuesday, in more
A Farmington man allegedly threw frozen corn dogs and steak at his girlfriend last Wednesday.  43 year-old John Kirby is charged with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of a more
Home sales in the Greater Rochester - Finger Lakes region declined by 4.1% in the first quarter compared with a year ago. The findings were reported on Friday by the Greater Rochester Association more
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The 4th Annual Induction Ceremony at the Rochester Music Hall of Fame will take place on Sunday night at the Eastman Theater in Rochester starting at 7PM.  It will be a big night for five more
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      They are being pig headed about it. On the Finger Lakes Morning News , Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb told us he just can't get the New York City Democrats who control more
The Geneva School Board has one  open seat going into the May 19th election and no on in sight to fill it . Jessica Bailey has decided not to seek re-election. We are told as of mid day Friday& more
A Farmington man was jailed Wednesday after allegedly throwing frozen corn dogs and a steak at his girl fiend during a domestic disturbance. Ontario County Deputies also say 43 year old John David more
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If you go past the Ontario County Courthouse in Canandaigua this week, look up the hill. Out on the front lawn you'll see 144 markers, laid out in neat rows. District Attorney Mike Tantillo tells more
  A Canandaigua man was arrested Wednesday afternoon on  weapons and theft charges. Canandaigua Police say 26 year old Corey Larabyy is accused of selling a stolen .45 caliber handgun in more
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More thrills are being promised as the Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures Park opens for its second season in just a week. They will be open weekends starting May 2nd. This year they have added a more
For the second time, this week, Assembly Minority Leader, Brian Kolb, has chastised the Democratic majority for its failure to embrace legislation that Kolb believes would benefit the state. On more
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    OSHA Area Director Chris Adams confirms his investigators are looking into a fatal work place accident that happened  Tuesday afternoon south of Cheshire as three men in a more
A bill that would have placed a two-year moratorium on Common Core testing was killed in committee, Tuesday, and Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb blamed the Democratic majority for blocking the more
  The Geneva Town Planning Board has a public hearing tonight on Hobart William Smith's plans to place a solar farm out on the recently donated Fribolin Farm on White Springs Lane . It's more
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    Looking for work ? Want to make a career change ? The 3rd annual,  "Why I Love the Finger Lakes” Career Expo is Thursday from 1 to 4 at FLCC in Canandaigua . Dinah more
A retired police officer who allegedly had sleepovers with children, walked around his house naked and slept naked with young kids pleaded not guilty in Farmington Town Court Monday night to more
If tonight's fast-moving thunderstorm is any indication of what Mother Nature has in store for us, this season, it might be a good idea to keep your rain gear handy and stock up on flashlight more
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        If you grew up in Geneva , that blue round Lenox Road Water Tower was considered  a bit of a west side landmark. The Town of Geneva continues to work on plans more
 A Farmington man who turned himself into State Police last week for alledgely exposing himself to school age children for the past year or so has a hearing in Farmington Town Court tonight at 6 more
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Sunday Spazman Sports Halftime Interviews The Canandaigua Academy Athletic Director Jim Simmons has been with the school district for about twenty years working his way up through the academic more
On April 17, 2015 at about 7:41 am  53-year old Theresa L. Kobielski of Canandaigua was arrested for Arson 3rd following an investigation into a structure fire that took place on Maiden Lane in more
(GENEVA, NEW YORK) The 2015 Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race consisting of more than 200 seven-member teams running the distance surrounding Seneca Lake, was contested on Sunday, April 19. The race more
A woman fell asleep at the wheel and veered into the opposite lane, crossed the shoulder, struck a utility pole which overturned her vehicle, and she found herself trapped. In Phelps yesterday, on more
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People behind the proposed Finger Lakes Academy Charter School are going back to the state with a new application this spring. They are hosting a meet and greet Wednesday night to answer people's more
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The new group Go Bike Geneva wants to make bike travel around town easier and safer. Noah Lucas tells us many drivers don't give bike riders proper consideration.       [ more
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The idea of closing Linden Street in Downtown Geneva on weekends has been bounced around for a few months now. City Manager Matt Horn says they are looking at it from many different angles. more
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  Having a race in April in the Finger Lakes is always a bit of a gamble weatherwise. Seneca 7 Co-Race Director Jeff Henderson says they always go in with fingers crossed. [ more
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    A consultant for the Town of Geneva has made a provocative suggestion for the redevelopment of the Beans Hill neighborhood. Town Supervisor Mark Venuti on the Finger Lakes Morning more
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Update, 4/18 at 10:00 a.m. The popular wine bar will reopen after public pressure convinced owner James Emery Elkins that standing on principal is a difficult balancing act when you are losing more
Congressman Tom Reed introduced a resolution in Washington, Thursday, that is aimed at tackling the nation's problems by setting goals first then working out the details later. Reed's idea of setting more
Ontario County Deputies were in hot pursuit of a suspect not once but twice early this morning. Around 1 o'clock deputies attempted to pull 21 year old Chad Featherly over for failure to kept right more
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    If you have passed the old Geneva High site on Pulteney Street over the last couple of weeks you have seen steel framing going up for the new FLCC Geneva Center. A roof deck is also more
A 73 year old Farmington man turned himself in to State Police today and was arrested  for alledgely exposing himself to school age children for the past year or so. Martin Schlegel is charged more
  Here is an  early look at some designs for Phase 3 of improvements for Geneva's Lake Front area. It will feature new pedestrian bridge over Castle Creek where it empties into the lake. more
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  Some 400 volunteers will be pitching in Thursday for The Ontario County United Way's Annual Day of Caring. Regional Director Kari Buch tells us all sorts of chores will be tackled more
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The State said no last year, but they haven't given up. Backers of the proposed Finger Lakes Academy Charter School hold a public information session next week to bring people up to speed on their more
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      Go Bike Geneva is a fledgling organization  dedicated to improving  conditions for cycling in the City. Noah Lucas tells us his group is meeting again tonight to more
County leaders, around the state, have expressed concern that sales tax receipts for the first quarter of the year may signal a weakening economy, statewide.  The reasons for the sharp drop-off more
UPDATE: Electrical power was restored to the Hobart and William Smith campus and the surrounding neighborhood at 5:15PM Tuesday afternoon.  3:45 UPDATE: 425 customers still remain without more
A  man who has been living at the Travel Lodge in Farmington is being held without bail in the Ontario County Jail  for allegedly sexually abusing a 7 year old girl. 33 year old Jeremie more
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    Geneva is getting ready to spend 1.6 million dollars on Phase 3 of improvements for the Lake Front area. City officials will be presenting the latest design concepts for the project more
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      The Seneca 7 Relay Race which takes place Sunday takes a great deal of coordination to pull off.  Race Co-Director Jeff Henderson tells us they have to be in touch more
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Last minute tax scammers are working overtime and the authorities are doing their best to catch them, but in many cases, the phony IRS agents are holed up in overseas locations - far away from the more
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    The Genesee-Finger Lakes Regional Trail system currently covers 525 miles in nine counties. Tuesday night members of the Genesee Transportation Council will lay out some of the more
Canandaigua Police took a city woman into custody Saturday afternoon after she allegedly attacked an unnamed man during a domestic dispute. 32 year old Monique McMahon-Briggs is accused of punching more
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Ontario County Habitat for Humanity will be busy this summer. After a year's break, the group is set to build it's 7th home, a three bedroom house, on Hawkins Avenue in Geneva. Organized in the more
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The City of Canandaigua is putting out a request for proposals looking for developers interested in the former Tom’s Mobil location on South Main Street. City leaders would like to see a mixed more
The Hobart and William Smith Finger Lakes Institute and the Sustainable Community Development program will welcome award-winning journalist Steve Curwood, the host and executive producer of "Living more
A Canandaigua man is accused of striking a kid multiple times with a belt. Police say Ricardo Boyce was arrested Tuesday and charged with second degree assault. 56-year-old Boyce is accused of more
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A free screening for those who are wondering or seriously concerned about oral, head and neck cancer is available at UR Medicine's Thompson Health in Canandaigua at the Constellation Center for more
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Geneva Historical Society is hosting the third session in a series of talks tomorrow, “Making Sense of the Civil War,” Monday evening, 6:30 to 8 PM. The Executive Director, Kerry more
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Whether it's tracking criminals or sniffing out explosives, K-9 Officers play an important role in Finger Lakes law enforcement.  Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero says his department more
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Geneva's 8th annual Festival Of Nations, sponsored jointly by the Geneva City School District and Hobart and William Smith Colleges takes place Saturday afternoon at the High School. If you come more
Geneva residents will have a chance Tuesday night to check out what's being planned for Phase 3 of the Lakefront Access Improvement Project. The session goes from 5 to 7 at the Ramada Inn Geneva more
  The Canandaigua School Board is sending a 70-point-seven million dollar budget proposal to the voters next month. Thursday night they finalized a package that includes a two million dollar more
They aren't done yet. We hear from Bristol Mountain that they will be open Saturday and Sunday for a bonus weekend of skiing and snow boarding. It would mark 138 and 139 days of operation this more
A Geneva man is facing up to 25 years in prison after being found guilty,Thursday, of first-degree rape and 18 other charges.  22 year-old Jowsheed Morales was convicted of the March 2014 rape more
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Runners and walkers match up for a fundraising relay race near Sandy Bottom Beach to benefit the Honeoye Central High Cross Country Team this Saturday.  The 18-mile marathon, sanctioned by more
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    People from the Genesee Transportation Council will be in Geneva next Tuesday to show  some fresh ideas on how they would like to link Geneva up with the rest of the more
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    Yeah that's right. You have been seeing guys with neon green vests putting up "men at work"  signs and orange barrels on 5 and 20 in Geneva. Rehabilitation work is slated to more
A 23 year old Canandaigua man reported missing by his family this week has been located. Justin Gagne reportedly left the area of his own free will. Canandaigua Police confirmed Gagne traveled by more
Canandaigua City School Board member, Michelle Raeman, has decided to call it quits after serving one five-year term on the District Board of Education.  Her term expires June 30th. According to more
Three more towns, this week, have added their support to the campaign against a Texas-based company's proposed gas storage and transport facility in Schuyler County. On Tuesday, the Towns of Varick more
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Two Geneva women remain jailed today for allegedly selling the prescription medication Oxycodone out of their Lewis Street apartment. Police Lieutenant Eric Heieck tells us the Department's Drug more
The Canandaigua Police Department needs help tracking down a missing man. The family of 23 year old Justin Gagne filed a missing person report Monday after not having contact with him since Friday. more
Has that house next door or down the street gotten run down or is it just plain abandoned? What can you do about it? Thursday night the City of Geneva is hosting a panel discussion on "problem more
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Organizers of the proposed Finger Lakes Academy Charter School have scheduled a meet and greet for parents and others interested in the school later this month. School founder Donna Bennett says more
The Canandaigua City Council's Planning Committee has several items to review tonight. Mayor Ellen Polimeni will update the group on efforts to bring a dog park to the city. The Walkabilty Study we more
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Geneva Police confirmed today that they are investigating the Friday night beating and robbery of a food delivery driver. Police Lieutenant Eric Heieck tells Finger Lakes News Radio the 25 year old more
A Guatemalan immigrant facing jail time for stabbing his Farmington roommate, last November, changed his plea to not guilty Monday in Ontario County Court. Attorney Robert Tucker. who represents 32 more
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It sometimes seems that campaign seasons are starting to blend into each other nowadays. It was just last November that Congressman Tom Reed was re-elected and already Democrats are beating the more
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A new neighborhood association is being launched for people who live in and near downtown Geneva.  The City Central Neighborhood Association has a territory that runs from Pulteney east to 5 more
You drove down the road in the early 80s and you'd hear their music constantly on the car radio. REO Speedwagon was just one of those ever present groups. They are coming to CMAC in Canandaigua more
Friday, in a city-wide celebration, Geneva residents honored the life and legacy of jazz great Scott LaFaro. This included the dedication of Scott LaFaro Drive, connecting State Route 14 with more
Canandaigua VA and Rochester Vet Center are to host the Suicide Prevention Conference April 22 from 1pm to 4:30pm at the Monroe Community College, R. Thomas Flynn Campus Center, Building 3, in more
Allegations piled up, early Saturday morning at a traffic stop on State Route 96 when a Geneva woman was pulled over for allegedly talking on her cell phone and driving with a defective muffler. more
25 year-old Justin Losh of East Rochester allegedly stole four cases of Red Bull beverages from the Victor WalMart on Friday. Losh was charged with Petit Larceny for the alleged high energy crime. more
  A 45 year-old Port Gibson woman was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly driving under the influence of both drugs and alcohol with a child under the age of 15 in the car. The driver Sue more
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Accountability yes. Excessive testing no. Geneva School Superintendent Trina Newton feels it's not really fair to evaluate a teachers effectiveness by how a group of students do in a series of more
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Geneva School Supereinetedant Trina Newtown and District Business Manager Susan Grey will be taking time over the next couple weeks going out in the community to explain how the 2015-2016 school more
A 73 year-old man left his residence late Friday afternoon and got into his Corvette convertible with his wife in the passenger seat.  The couple headed east on Allen-Padgham Road in the Town of more
A new Geneva neighborhood association is being launched Monday. The City Central Neighborhood Association holds it first meeting Monday night at the Geneva Neighborhood Resource Center beginning at more
  We've  gotten a heads up from the State DOT that rehabilitation work on the Routes 5 and 20 bridge over the Norfolk Southern/Finger Lakes Railroad tracks in Geneva will resume next more
A building caught fire on a country road outside of Palmyra, Thursday night, due to a combination of strong winds and burning debris. According to the Ontario County Sheriff's Office, the southwest more
A Newark man who led police on a high speed chase two days before last Christmas, culminating in a violent two car collision that resulted in the death of a 45 year-old Phelps woman, entered a plea more
It's been 25 years since a Division III player has been selected in the top 100 during the NFL draft. Sports Illustrated writer Peter King says Hobart offensive lineman Ali Marpet could go by number more
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They are better than three months into a 15-million dollar renovation project at the histrocic Spa Apartments in Clifton Springs. The 109-unit senior complex adjacent to the Clifton Springs more
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Sixteen teams from around the world are at Hobart-William Smith this weekend for the ninth annual International Round Robin Debate Tournament. The competitors hail from places like Botswana, Serbia, more
State Police Wednesday afternoon arrested a Victor mom for drunk driving and going the wrongway on the Thruway. Troopers caught up with 27 year old Nicole Lamendola as she was reportedly traveling more
Pulteney Street through the Hobart and William Smith College campus will remain open and the City of Geneva is going to have to pay all of the 3.2 million dollars to fix the street. In a letter sent more
Five Upstate members of the U.S. Congress have joined together in co-sponsoring legislation for the reauthorization of funding for the National Women's Rights History Project Act. Congresswoman more
A Wayne County man - charged with producing and passing counterfeit U.S. currency - admitted his guilt, Wednesday, during an interview with a reporter for NEWS10NBC.  19 year-old Jeffrey Tyler more
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Late Monday afternoon, 21 year old  Nohely Izquieta of Canandaigua was arrested and charged with menacing and  endangering the welfare of a child. She allegedly grabbed a large kitchen more
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You should be able to rent an apartment there by the summer of 2016. Developers for the proposed 88-unit "Townside at Pre-Emption" project in Geneva have finalized the purchase of 11 acres of land& more
Over five-hundred people wound up responding to an online survey Geneva City leaders did concerning the future on Pulteney Street on the Hobart William Smith Campus. People were asked if they more
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      School Districts all over the state continue to be in the dark about just how much money they will get from Albany this year. Even tough it appears the Legislature  and more
A bi-partisan Medicare reform bill, passed by the House last week, is good news for rural hospitals in the Southern Tier and the Finger Lakes and for their senior patients who depend on Medicare. more
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Canandaigua City Council members are getting their first look at a so-called Canandaigua Walkability Action Plan. The consultants study examined "impediments to walking and biking in the City along more
Geneva High School students visited Hobart and William Smith Colleges last Friday as part of a Geneva 2020 program that provides an informative look at college life. The ninth graders spent the more
The Clifton Springs United Methodist Church on Main Street will gather today around noon in celebration. February has marked a monumental moment for the church and its congregation, as they have more
Ontario County comes in tenth in the state for healthy living. Contributing to this ranking are various factors including health outcomes, Length and Quality of Life, Health factors and behaviors, more
Red Jacket Orchard in Geneva has created its own version of the popular drink, the Arnold Palmer, expected to be on shelves by April 3rd, combining their own New York style Lemonade  with more
Yesterday, Ontario County Sheriff’s along with Oaks Corners and Northside Fire Departments responded to a house fire on Gambee Road in Geneva. They were able to contain and extinguish the more
The Wild Water Derby that is annually held in Shortsville, NY, will not take place in 2015, which will push off the 40th anniversary. Event officials cite this year's winter season as being the more
There will be free screenings for Oral, Head, and Neck Cancer on April 23rd at The Speech Pathology Department at UR Medicine’s Thompson Health in the Constellation Center for Health and more
Firefighters arrived on scene late last night for a working basement fire at 340 Hook Road in Farmington. The call came in at 11:30. Upon arrival, the crew saw heavy smoke. Sending in an interior more
A Clifton Springs man found out what can happen when you don't pay a traffic fine.  You can go to jail.  And, that's where Sheriff's Deputies took 27 year-old Richard Wimer on Friday more
An 18 year-old Canandaigua woman arrested on Friday afternoon for allegedly stealing nearly $400 in merchandise from Lord and Taylor at Eastview Mall.  Deputies charged Leah Norris of more
It was cold, about 6 degrees below freezing, and it was snowing, Friday night, when a four month old female, mixed breed Bassett Hound named Ladybug was abandoned by its owner. The dog was dropped more
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It's not just about bragging rights. If Geneva wins its bid for All-American City Honors, they'll get to put the All American City logo on stationary, streets signs, and all sorts of marketing and more
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An on-line survey of Geneva residents on whether or not Pulteney Street through the Hobart William Smith campus should be closed to traffic is getting a huge response. By the end of the week more more
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There is a new location for the Monday night forum regarding the future of Pulteney Street in Geneva. Figuring they needed more space the meeting has been moved to the  Hydrant Hose bingo room more
A Geneva man was arrested by Ontario County Sheriff's deputies late Wednesday night for allegedly choking a 17 year old boy during a domestic dispute at the Sheridan Park Apartments . 34 year old more
Investigators continue to sift through the ashes in an attempt to determine the cause of fire at a Richmond stable on East Lake Road early Wednesday morning that took the life of one horse, four dogs more
Geneva is among the finalists for the All-American City Award given each year by the National Civic League to 10 communities around the country. The award honors communities that develop innovative more
Many local towns are working on plans to deal with the growing problem of feral and stray cats. The Geneva Neighborhood Resource Center is doing an on-line survey to see if the city should consider a more
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Go Bike Geneva is a new campaign to see what can be done to make Geneva a more bike friendly city. Noah Lucas is spearheading the effort. There is a community meeting Thursday to talk about a number more
On March 25, 2015, just before 12:30am, first responders from the Ontario County Sheriffs Office and Richmond Fire Department responded to 6376 East Lake Road in the Town of Richmond for the report more
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 Sure there's a bit of lingering snow out there but spring is here and that means folks are making garden plans. There is a workshop tonight for people who would like to take part in the Growing more
A Monroe County man who worked for an East Bloomfield business was arrested Friday for allegedly cheating his employer out of a substantial amount of money over a two year period.  The Ontario more
A 25 year-old Canandaigua man, listed as a fugitive from justice in Pennsylvania, allegedly resisted arrest by Canandaigua Police Friday afternoon, and fled on foot through an apartment complex. more
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A standing room only audience of almost 400 people attended a public education forum called "The Finger Lakes Community Forum for Public Education"  last night in Albright Auditorium at Hobart & more
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Firefighters made quick work of a chimney fire in a wood stove at 710 Smith Road in Palmyra, Thursday night.  Manchester Fire Chief Harry Bowker said the fire was reported at 9:41PM and took more
New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) (far left), Sen. Rich Funke (back center) and Sen. Michael Nozzolio joined Courtney Wagner (middle), family and friends to more
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Just a few months into his second term, Governor Andrew Cuomo faces his lowest approval rating since assuming office, according to a new Quinnipiac University poll. The poll released this week found more
A Honeoye man was injured this morning after falling inside a warehouse. Authorities say David Scholl was on an elevated area in a warehouse at Roome Technologies shortly before eight o'clock this more
State Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 92 year-old Webster man, suffering from dementia, who was last seen driving his car on Route 490 about 5PM, Tuesday afternoon. Police say more
Multiple fire units responded to a two story house fire in the town of Bristol late Wednesday afternoon. The fire is believed to have started in area near a pellet stove and does not appear to be more
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  Get ready, get set, get growing. Planning has started for this years  Growing Geneva Together community garden project . There's a workshop set for next Tuesday at the Geneva more
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    While heroin and cocaine busts are in the news pretty regularly , the arrests of alleged pill pushers is less frequent.  Geneva Police Tuesday arrested 42 year old Joseph more
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    Geneva Police are working on a strong tip this morning in hopes for finding the hit and run driver who knocked down 23 year old Steven Crossno when he was walking on Columbia near more
In Ontario County Court, Tuesday, a Geneva man facing felony rape charges turned down an offer of nine years in jail in return for a guilty plea.  According to the Daily Messenger, 21 year-old more
Writing a message on the wall of a public building is never a good idea, especially when the message is bogus.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 16 year-old Cassie Syverson of Honeoye more
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  Using two or three times and you may get addicted for life. Nelson Acquilano, the Executive Director of the Council on Alcoholism and Addictions in the Finger Lakes says the current grade more
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  MMM....MMM..MMMMM. It's Girl Scout Cookie time in the Finger Lakes. Judy Gallagher, Marketing and Communications Manager for the NYPenn Pathways Council stopped in on the Finger Lakes more
Mark Perrin will spend the next 5 years in prison. He is the Canandaigua Dad who was arrested last fall for battering his infant son several times, slamming the baby to the floor when the child would more
Another date has been filled on CMAC's summer concert calendar. It's a double bill with Gregg Allman and the Doobie  Brothers featuring Pat Simmons Jr. The show date is Friday, August 21st. The more
The City of Geneva is asking City residents to take an on-line survey on the future Pulteney Street between  Hamilton and Jay on the Hobart William Smith Campus. There are two options being more
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The UR Medicine brand will be more visible in Geneva by the fall. UR Medicine’s Wilmot Cancer Institute is starting construction on a new building for its Interlakes Oncology and Hematology more
A national standout as the only NCAA Division III athlete at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine, Hobart College football offensive lineman Ali Marpet '15 continued to impress NFL scouts, coaches and more
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Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero says sunshine and rising temperatures are a welcome change after a long, hard winter, but he reminds motorists that road conditions, this time of the year, can turn more
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Some 125 Law enforcement officers gathered in Canandaigua, this past week, to attend a day-long training session on DWI enforcement and the techniques used to protect the public while keeping more
The search continues for driver of a car who left a pedestrian for dead and fled the scene in broad daylight, just after 1PM, Thursday afternoon, in Geneva.  Investigators have asked the public more
A Canandaigua man accused of sexually assaulting a woman, who lived next door, back in 2013 turned down a plea deal on Friday that would have sent him to jail for 8 years.  According to the more
Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a tragic accident early Sunday morning in South Bristol, where a 34 year-old man drowned while trying to rescue his dog.   The man identified more
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Both the Seneca County and Canandaigua Chambers have been approached by the History Chanel show American Pickers. Show producers are interested in taping a segment here if they can people with more
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Everyone in Ontario County is welcome to attend a community forum March 23rd on heroin abuse sponsored by the Partnership for Ontario County and the Council on Alcoholism and Addictions in the more
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In recognition of the St. Patrick's Day holiday, New York State Police have implemented a special law enforcement campaign this weekend to keep drunk drivers off the roadways and alcohol out of the more
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Let's face it, even if St. Patrick's Day isn't until Tuesday, people are going to get an early start on partying this weekend. Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero urges bar owners and party hosts to more
Three streets bordering downtown Geneva will be closed for a couple hours mid-day Saturday to the 35th Annual Knights of Columbus St. Patrick's Day 5K Race. Traffic will not be allowed on Milton, more
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Second Ward Geneva City Council Member Paul D'Amico thinks the city should study whether or not it makes sense to convert some narrow residential streets into one-ways. He lives on Jefferson Avenue, more
Big schools like UCLA and USC have held NFL pro days this week so scouts can take a look at players likely to get drafed in just  a matter of weeks. Hobart College gets to host it's own Pro more
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      Geneva police are on the look out for a blue car involved in a hit and run accident just after 1 this afternoon in the area of   Columbia and   Lyceum more
Funeral arrangements have been set for Peter Nelson , the Canandaigua School teacher who has killed Monday night when a porch roof at his Palmyra area home broke off and fell on him. Calling hours more
 Members from the Geneva Police Department Drug Enforcement Unit wrapped up a  four month heron investigation with the arrest of a Waterloo woman this morning. 26 year old Christina more
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Willie Smallwood, the father of the four year old Geneva head start student who was found with a 12 ounce baggie of powdered cocaine at  school Monday made a  brief appearance in Geneva more
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When Victor Fire Department contacted RG&E to report a gas leak around 9:30 PM, the utility company took immediate steps to determine the validity of the report.  A technician was dispatched more
They are flying blind right now. Geneva School leaders have no idea yet how much state aid money they will be able to plug into the 2015-2016 school year budget. They aren't likely to know for sure more
Finger Lakes Gaming and Race Track in Farmington is taking the gloves off. They have filed a lawsuit which challenges the Gaming Facility Location Board’s recommendation for the proposed Lago more
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It has been nearly a year since a secured Med-Return Box was placed in the lobby of the Public Safety Building in Geneva. People are able to safely dispose of unused prescriptions and more
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A school nurse Monday afternoon would make a discovery that would lead to a major drug and weapons bust in Geneva. Police Chief Jeff Trickler tells us they got a call around 1:45 when a bag of more
Ontario County Sheriff's investigators are attempting to unravel what appears to be a convoluted scheme to defraud unsuspecting victims of their hard earned money.  The arrest of 52 year-old more
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There's a cloud of disbelief and sorrow hanging over Canandaigua Academy today as students and staff  mourn the death of a popular Spanish and German teacher. 54 year old Peter Nelson was killed more
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UPDATE (10:15PM) 53 year-old Douglas Turnbull escaped injury this afternoon when his 1946 Piper, PA12 aircraft overturned while he was attempting to land the plane off Route 5 in the Town of more
They are still compiling the damage estimates after a barn fire on State Route 488 in the Town Of Hopewell around 8:30 this morning. Crews from Hopewell, Clifton Springs , Phelps and Manchester were more
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    Police, doctors, nurses, EMT's and other first responders see it up close on a daily basis and they are being run ragged. Heroin abuse  has reached epidemic levels the Finger more
A quick heads up if you travel on the west side of Canandaigua Lake. The Ontario County Department of Public works is going to close  County Road 16 ( West Lake Road) just north of Deuel Road in more
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It's been two years since the New York Safe Act was approved, but the Ontario County Board of Supervisors still feels the same way about New York's gun control law. Last week the supervisors voted more
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      They are taking the fun under the lights tonight. Competition for the  4th annual North Seneca Rail Jam starts at 5 at  305 South Main Street in Geneva. Skiers and more
Utility crews from New York State Electric and Gas were trying to locate the source of a natural gas leak in downtown Geneva, Thursday, and closed off a section of Castle Street for a number of more
Forty-two city mayors from across the state have joined Governor Cuomo's "Enough is Enough" campaign to combat sexual assault on college campuses.  Two mayors from the Finger Lakes are on the more
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In the next few years several hundred more people are expected to be living along the Pre-emption Road Corridor in the Town of Geneva from West Washington north to the Experiment Station. more
Two more people have been arrested in connection with a 5 month old drug investigation in the City of Geneva  . Members of the Police Departments Drug Enforcement Unit and marked cars went back more
    A lot of numbers will be flying around tonight when Canandaigua School Superintendent Lynn Erdle presents preliminary spending and revenue figures that will be used in constructing more
Another day and more problems with roofs, this time in downtown Geneva. Geneva city officials say snow and ice caused a partial roof collapse at the former fire house next to City Hall. City Manager more
What started as a local campaign to "#GetCourtneyToEllen" has succeeded in doing just that. Incoming first-year Courtney Wagner '19 will appear on NBC's "The Ellen DeGeneres Show" at 4 p.m. today more
Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb and his GOP Assembly colleagues, Wednesday, called for an immediate vote on proposals that will reform and shake up Assembly operations after a string of more
Three local businesses were honored, this week, by the Geneva Business Improvement District and the Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce under the Business of the Month Program. The collaborative effort more
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The Geneva City Council tonight will discuss the possibility of closing Pulteney Street to vehicle traffic on the Hobart and William Smith campus. City Manager Matt Horn says one question is what the more
Update, 2:10 a.m. A spokesman for the Canandaigua Fire Department confirmed that fire units were still at the scene of a partial roof collapse at Pactiv Corporation on North Street in Canandaigua. more
An accused jewel thief who swallowed a diamond ring in order to conceal it from the authorities and allegedly used stolen credit cards to purchase jewelry valued at more than $200,000 will most more
The Geneva Comprehensive Plan Steering Committee will conduct its second meeting of the year this afternoon and on the agenda is the city's values and environmental sustainability. The steering more
A Canandaigua woman landed in jail Monday after being arrested for DWI, Failure to Keep Right, Speeding and consumption of alcohol in a motor vehicle.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say 39 more
A vehicle stuck in a snow bank and blocking the roadway in Farmington led to the arrest of a 43 year-old Monroe County man Monday afternoon. Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say 43 year-old Souriya more
Both drivers escaped serious injury Monday morning in a head-on crash on Route 444 in East Bloomfield.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say 43 year-old Denise Chilson-Kline, of Victor, was more
A 20 year-old Ontario County man is behind bars after being arrested for brandishing a pistol during a domestic disturbance at his home in East Bloomfield, Monday afternoon. Sheriff's Deputies more
Sal Pietropaolo is to step in as interim head of the Downtown Business Management Association for Ontario County, a business improvement district. In an article in the Finger Lakes Times, more
A Bloomfield man allegedly pointed a machete at another man following a road rage incident in the Wal-Mart Plaza in Victor on Friday afternoon shortly after 5PM. Sheriff's Deputies arrested more
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It's one of the most popular shows on the History Channel. Mike Wolfe, Frank Fritz, and a crew from the History Channel's "American Pickers" are planning a visit New York and maybe the Finger Lakes more
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When spring comes they will be the saddest people around, but for right now the party is on. Today the folks at Bristol Mountain are celebrating day 100 of the ski season. Marketing Director Drew more
State Police, Thursday, arrested a Clifton Springs couple in connection with the burglary of a residence in Victor back on February 13. Police say 27 year-old Derek French and 36 year-old Lorraine more
A Shortsville man is locked up after being arrested Monday by State Police for the alleged rape of a six year old girl last March. 25 year old Scott Lewis is charged with felony rape and criminal sex more
This story sounds like a good old fashioned crime novel. The Ontario County Sheriff's Office today released details on the arrest of 33 year old Rahkiem Keith Scarlett, of Troy, which happened back more
Update, 12:40 p.m. The Geneva Police Department confirms a 4th grade boy had an undisclosed amount of pot that he allegedly got from another 4th grader this morning at North Street School. Law more
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A new 82-room, four story hotel could be popping up in Geneva later this year. Developers have plans to build a Fairfield Inn and Suites in the area of White Springs Road and Hamilton Street just more
Geneva's Wilmer and the Dukes are headed to the Rochester Music Hall of Fame. The popular 1960's R&B band was one of five inductees announced yesterday for the fourth class of hall of fame. The more
A Victor woman is facing a slew of charges relating to an incident on the Victor School campus, Wednesday.  According to Sheriff's Deputies, 41 year-old Stephanie Thouvay allegedly engaged in more
Update, 4 p.m. Routes 5 and 20 was closed for three hours Wednesday afternoon at the Crossman Driveway near East Bloomfield. A tractor trailer truck driven by 51 year old Joseph Bowden, of Port more
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Update, 1 p.m. The Geneva Police Department, in an e-mail this afternoon, says Law saw a story about himself on TV over the noon hour and got in contact with a Rochester Police Officer and verified more
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Ontario County Humane Society officers found a disturbing sight in the Town of Phelps Tuesday afternoon. They have been called out after a complaint was filed about several dead chickens and geese more
Hobart College offensive lineman Ali Marpet ‘15 is making headlines at the 2015 NFL Scouting Combine in Indianapolis. Out of more than 300 of the nation's top football prospects, Marpet is the more
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Leaders of the proposed Finger Lakes Academy charter school have held three open houses so far this month for parents and potential volunteers. Two more are on tap Wednesday at the home of School more
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Sooner or later, the snow will be gone, the grass will be green, and the Town of Geneva will be replacing that leaky waterline along Pre-emption Road, which runs from North Street to the Phelps Town more
Supporters of a proposed downtown Geneva dog park gather tonight for a social hour at Lake Drum Brewing starting at 5. Among fundraising efforts in the works: a dog house raffle, and the second more
An incident in the village of Penn Yan Sunday afternoon resulted in the arrest of a 35 year old Romulus man that was wanted on an outstanding felony bench warrant that was issued in December of 2006. more
          A major new resort is taking shape on Canandaigua Lake at the site of the old Steamboat Landing restaurant on Lakeshore Drive and should be ready to open in more
The Finger Lakes Community Development Corporation's  $10.6 million, 48 unit housing complex for area veterans got a shot in the arm, Monday, with a grant of three million dollars from the New more
A Newark man remains in critical condition as the result of a two car crash on Route 96, about 2 miles east of Phelps, Saturday morning around 9:30 AM. 68 year-old David Neese was eastbound on Route more
An alleged Geneva drug dealer has been brought back from Sulphur Springs, Texas on an indictment warrant. 31 year old  Angnem Green, who lived on Middle Street in Geneva, had been under more
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"Crisis Hotline: Veterans Press 1", an HBO film based on the National  Veterans Crisis Hotline in Canandaigua, won the Academy Award last night in Califronia for Documentary Short Subject. more
Last night, a Shortsville business buckled under the pressures of winter. The New Energy Works building, on High Street, couldn’t handle the snow buildup. Giving way to the crushing pressure, more
A vehicle crashed into a snow bank on Route 5 & 20 Saturday morning about 5:45. There's nothing too unusual about that, but the condition of the driver was of great concern to the Sheriff's more
Geneva fire crews quickly doused the flames, but there was no way to save a pair of Casella Garbage trucks on Doran Avenue in the city early Saturday afternoon. According to a spokesperson for the more
UPDATE: 1:19 PM  (2-21-15) One person was injured this morning around 9:30 in a two-vehicle crash on Route 96 in Phelps that resulted in a section of the highway being closed to traffic for more
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The Town Of Geneva would like to create a 13th Water District this year. Town Supervisor Mark Venuti says it would serve parts of the north side .             & more
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Her big night is almost here. Geneva's Kelly Fitzgerald and 5 other young film-makers were chosen to be part of Team Oscar at this years Academy Awards Sunday night . They each made one minute more
Canandaigua fire commanders called a second alarm for a wall fire in the basement of a downtown business this afternoon around 1:30. Authorities say a small fire was started when someone used a blow more
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They will have to find the money somewhere to make sure the job gets done. Geneva Town Supervisor Mark Venuti says their snow removal budget has been battered by this punishing winter.[ more
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Sheriff Phil Povero has issued a travel advisory for all Ontario County roads and highways starting immediately until further notice based on conditions. Due to blowing and drifting snow, there more
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Geneva's Smith Center for the Arts will be rolling out the red carpet for its own Oscar Gala Sunday night. Executive Director Kelly Bradley says you'll be treated just like Hollywood royalty.[ more
It took three weeks, now the state Department of Environmental Conservation has revoked the hunting licenses of two men who shot two horses in Livingston County. The DEC announced that under a more
Traffic is reduced to one lane on Pre-emption Road near Bellona this afternoon as road crews try to keep it open. This picture by Finger Lakes Radio Group's John Wiedemer was taken around two o' more
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Here's an idea! The City of Canandaigua has a perfect place to "dump" all the snow that has been plowed off city streets in recent weeks. City Manager David Forrest says the transfer station out on more
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As he talks to grape growers around the state, New York Wine and Grape Foundation President Jim Trezise hears that most of their grape vines have gotten through the winter okay so far. Last February, more
      A report of barn partially collapsing at 1194 McIver Road near Oaks Corners, around 3:30, Wednesday  afternoon. According to the Ontario County Sheriff's office when more
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Geneva YMCA Executive Director Charlie Evangelista confirms they have a sell out on their hands. Just over 600 tickets have been sold for Saturday's first ever Finger Lakes Frost Fest at the Geneva more
A Geneva man facing the possibility of life behind bars will instead spend one to three years in prison after the chief witness to the alleged sexual assault was struck by a car and killed. According more
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The phones don't stop ringing at roofing companies around the Finger Lakes as all this snow is starting to cause some serious problems for home owners. Jerry Proctor owns Proctor Enterprises in more
There was quite the ruckus at the Dunkin Donuts on Eastern Blvd. in Canadaigua early this morning. 67 year old Gordon Ellis of Naples was arrested for burglary, petit larceny, criminal mischief and more
An Open House to showcase Finger Lakes Health’s College of Nursing Simulation Lab will be held Wednesday, February 25, 3:30 to 5 p.m. The lab is located on the second floor of Geneva General more
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office and the Humane Society were called to a residence on South Main Street in the Village of Naples after Child Protective Services requested their assistance in more
UPDATE: 1:59 PM (02-15-15) Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg, in consultation with Seneca County Highway Superintendent Roy Gates, has issued a travel advisory for all County Roads. Blowing and more
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The number of 9-1-1 calls to the Ontario County Sheriff's Office in 2014 increased by nearly 14% over the previous year and that increase had a ripple effect across the board including the number of more
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 Is your soul in need of healing?   Do you need a little spiritual boost?  Well, a new business that opened in downtown Geneva on Castle Street - called Ravens Landing - might be more
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There's all kinds of buzz about it. The Geneva YMCA is holding its Finger Lakes Frost Festival next Saturday February 21st from 5 PM until 9 PM at the Geneva Ramada Lakefront. Y Executive Director more
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  Admissions to the Ontario County jail were up 5.2% last year to over two thousand. Sheriff Phil Povero says they have to constantly make staff and facility adjustments for the increased more
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As the snow drifts higher and higher and higher this winter NYSEG and RG&E urge customers to follow a couple of key safety tips. Utility spokesman Clay Ellis says first off keep vents and more
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    This bitter Arctic air is nothing to mess with. Western and Central New York Red Cross spokesman Matt Michael says you need to learn the signs of frostbite and hypothermia . more
The National Weather Service Office in Buffalo has issued an urgent weather message:   2-12-157PM A wind chill warning remains in effect for the Finger Lakes until noon Friday, and more
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    It's estimated that residential energy costs are 60% higher in New York than anywhere else in the country. Saturday a number of local firms are coming together at the Cozy Home Expo more
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    As polar air plunges into the Finger Lakes, Envoy Jim Brennan at the Canandaigua Salvation Army says their doors will be open to the homeless and those in need of emergency shelter. more
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  Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero is hoping people do the neighborly thing and check up  on shut-ins the next few days  when the temperatures and wind chills nose dive well below more
GENEVA, N.Y.—Hundreds of firefighters from across Western and Central New York will converge on the Smith Opera House on Saturday, Feb. 14 for the Geneva Fire Department’s annual training more
The business owner accused of videotaping people inside his store's changing room returns to court, Thursday, in Victor while State Police continue an investigation into the alleged crime. 47 more
A domestic dispute at a home in Lyons, Friday, has led to the arrest of a Geneva man on multiple felony charges. According to New York State Police, 27 year-old Jermaine Harrison is charged with five more
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Food Link of Rochester has a mission you might not know about. In addition to distributing food through  soup kitchens, home town food pantries, and with its mobile units, they are also in the more
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So far the project is on time and on budget. Ontario County Planning Director Tom Harvey tells Finger Lakes News Radio LaChase Construction has been making good progress on new FLCC Geneva Center on more
At the above, date, time and location, 50-year old Victoria Allen of Palmyra was arrested for Felony DWI when she allegedly drove a vehicle into a snow bank while travelling northbound on County Road more
A 58 year-old Canandaigua man who was allegedly intoxicated when he caused seven vehicle crashes will stand trial in Ontario County Court. According to the Daily Messenger, William Lantier rejected more
The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation, Thurday morning at 10AM, in the Horseheads Holiday Inn Express, will hold a much anticipated Issues Conference on a  controversial more
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They don't want people to forget about them, so leaders of the proposed Finger Lakes Academy Charter School are holding a series of parent and volunteer open houses this month.  There are two more
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Emergency rooms are less stressed. Schools are seeing less absenteeism. Flu cases are starting to dwindle in Ontario County. However, County Public Health Director Mary Beer says precautions should more
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The nerves are kicking in for 25 recruits as they begin the Finger Lakes Enforcement Academy in Hopewell today.  Academy Training Director Charles Koerner says as of today these men and women more
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The winter of 2014 to 2015 has been full of snow, ice, and cold days. Meteorologist Kevin Williams predicted back in September precisely what's unfolded this winter: arctic cold and February full more
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A winter storm warning is in effect across upstate New York, where the National Weather Service says as much as 9 to 18 inches is expected from the Catskills to the southern Adirondacks by the time more
Firefighters from nine different area volunteer companies were called to battle a structure fire at the Folk Art Guild Pottery Studio in Middlesex last night. Firefighters from Middlesex, Rushville, more
36 year old Brent Heidrick allegedly tried to flee from the police after Sheriff;s Deputies caught him speeding in Manchester and was later apprehended at his residence in Newark. Heidrick is more
A vehicle was found in the snow stuck in a ditch near the intersection of Routes 5 & 20 and Route 247 in Hopewell early Saturday morning. 17 year old Wyatt Austin is accused of operating the more
57 year old Laurie Bennett of Clifton Springs, was arrested by Ontario County Sheriff’s Deputies for a DWI after a two car property damage accident on West Main Street occurring in the more
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The Geneva City Council's three-day retreat is underway. City Manager Matt Horn gave a State of the City Talk last night. Today's agenda includes a review of many of the issues facing City more
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On the Finger Lakes Morning News today, State Senator Mike Nozzolio said he has renewed efforts to get Brittany's Law enacted this year. The bill, named after 12 year old Geneva murder victim more
He wasn't going anywhere. Geneva Police had a good idea where they would find 38 year old burglary suspect Jeffrey Smith. He has been in prison and a local jail in Florida for the last 18 or so more
Update, 2 p.m. Working on a tip they got last week, New York State Police arrested a Victor business owner Wednesday for allegedly videotaping people in the changing room and bathroom of his store more
An annual report issued, Wednesday, by Finger Lakes Health presented a fact-based overview of the health-care providers far-reaching impact on both the community's health and its economy. In its more
In a national poll ranking the corporate reputation of the 100 most visible companies,  Wegmans Food Markets was number one, followed by Amazon at number two with Samsung coming in third. more
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They have had classes for a couple of weeks now at the new FLCC Viticulture Center in Geneva and in just a matter of weeks the winery section of the building should be ready to go. Ontario County more
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They will be hunkered down for three days. Thursday, Friday and Saturday, the Geneva City Council will be holding their annual retreat at the Left Bank on Linden Street. Thursday night City Manager more
4PM UPDATE 2-4-2015     The Ontario County Sheriff's Office this afternoon released the following pictures of the three suspects entering the store.         & more
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The state turned them down last spring, but backers of the proposed Finger Lakes Academy Charter School aren't giving in or giving up. Organizer Donna Bennett confirms they plan to re-submit an more
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The Geneva City Council is likely to give final approval to a measure that repeals the city's ban on  fortune tellers, astrologers, mediums, clairvoyants, and palm readers that has been around more
The City of Geneva wants to seek up to 400-thousand dollars in Community Development Block Grant funding from the state to rehab 10 to 12 homes on the north end of the city. The money would pay for more
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You got your driveway and sidewalk done finally. There's one more thing to get dug out. Area fire departments ask homeowners if you have a fire hydrant in your front yard please get it cleared out. more
A Geneva man being processed into the Ontario County jail Friday faces more trouble. 26 year old Shayne Kimble allegedly continually refused to comply with procedures and became agitated to the point more
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More than a foot of wind-whipped snow slowed down things to a crawl this morning around the Finger Lakes. Roads snow packed. Schools closed. Events postponed or canceled. The group Bridges for more
UPDATE 2-1-15 The two victims' names were revealed. 71 year old Robert Hoag, and his wife, 63 year old Elaine Hoag, both of Bloomfield. UPDATE: 1-31-15 Two people died Friday morning in a more
More than 300 people from around the Finger Lakes region banded together in the cold and rallied against the proposed LPG storage on Seneca Lake yesterday afternoon. Since October 2014, over more
A man for all season, a Capraesque character, a real life Mr. Deeds; Canandaigua Dentist Benedict Gullo, received the 2015 Mr. Canandaigua Award Friday evening as the Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce more
The Smith Center for the Arts has postponed performances of "The Little Engine that Could Earns her Whistle" and has rescheduled the theatrical production for Thursday, March 12 because of concerns more
The Finger Lakes region has not seen gas prices this low in 6 years:Victor Mobil $2.54Canandaigua Arrow Mart $2.45Penn Yan Sunoco A Plus $2.42Watkins Glen Lakes Gas $2.38Newark Express mart $ more
UPDATE 2-1-15 The two victim's names were revealed. One male 71 years old Robert Hoag, and his wife Elaine Hoag 63 years old, both of Bloomfield. more
Emergency crews were sent to the intersection of Bell Road and County Road 25 near Clifton Springs on the report of a head-on crash after 7 o'clock this morning. 17 year old Matthew Shoemaker, of more
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He could be a celebrity in the making. Monday morning the group Bridges For Brain Injury’s / Wildlife Defenders has their first ever Groundhog's Day watch party, featuring the debut of their more
Merrill Amos, a 2011 William Smith graduate, was recently hired as museum curator and educator at the National Women's Hall of Fame (NWHF) in Seneca Falls, N.Y. "We are delighted that Merrill Amos more
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All filmmakers dream of seeing the Hollywood sign up on the hill. It happens for Geneva's Kelly Fitzgerald late next month. She has been picked for Team Oscar this year. She and five others will more
New York State Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua) this week wrote to newly-appointed Thruway Authority Acting Executive Director Robert Megna to convey serious concerns over the more
Updated plans for the Fisher's Ridge mixed use development on Route 96 were presented to the Victor Town Planning Board Wednesday night. The 120-plus acre retail-entertainment-residential complex more
A Canandaigua man who has been allegedly dealing crack cocaine in the back parking lot of a South Main Street business was picked up by police Tuesday. 38 year old Quinntez Hall has been under more
They were hiding on an enclosed porch when deputies finally caught them in the wee hours of the morning. 23 year old Alchimist McKinnon and 17 year old Desmond Carrion, both of Geneva had been the more
48 year-old Patrick Gray of Shortsville is thanking his lucky stars after he lost control of his car on a sharp curve while driving north on Sheldon Road in the Town of Farmington, Wednesday night.& more
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The date is set for the 4th annual North Seneca Rail Jam on Main Street in Geneva. Friday night March 6th, skiers and snow boarders will be ripping down a man made hill behind the site of the old more
Folks at the Ontario County Courthouse in Canandaigua  will continue to trudge up and down those stairs for another couple of months. It's estimated that it will take until sometime in May to more
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Work on Phase Two of Geneva's Lakefront Improvement effort will not start until late in the year. Neighborhood Initiative Director Sage Gerling says at this point the project will go out to bid in more
A recently released economic analysis by an independent research firm concluded that Hobart and William Smith Colleges' impact on the economy surpassed $244 million in 2013. The study's conclusions more
On January 27th 2014 at approximately 5:21am crews from Stanley, Gorham, Hall, Seneca Castle, Hopewell, Bellona, Benton and North Side Fire Departments along with Gorham Ambulance and Ontario County more
In the recently completed study, "Owasco Lake, New York: Water Quality & Nutrient Sources, 2014 Findings," Professor of Environmental Studies John Halfman and student researchers Genevieve more
The old adage, "strike while the iron is hot," would seem to apply in the case of  Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb's urgent call for Democrats to pass the Public Officers Accountability Act.& more
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Longtime acting New York State Supreme Court Justice Craig Doran is looking for permanence. Doran, who has served as an acting Supreme Court Justice since the year 2000, is now a candidate to become more
A Connecticut resident has donated a conservation easement of 181 wooded acres to the Finger Lakes Land Trust. The land, donated by Phillip Cusick, a seasonal visitor to the Finger Lakes, shares more more
57-year old Hubert Heimburger of Canandaigua  was operating a 2007 Saturn SUV southbound on Strong Rd., when he lost control and spun in to the northbound lane. His vehicle was hit in the more
On 1/26/15 at 1:18 PM Victor and Farmington Fire Departments, deputies, and Victor-Farmington Ambulance responded to 5996 Calm Lake Drive for a report of a basement fire. 17-year old Jenna Lay, more
HWS Presidential Fellow and Ithaca Mayor Svante L. Myrick will address Geneva High School on Friday, Jan. 30 at 9:15 a.m. in the GHS auditorium, as part of the LEAP (Lead Excel Achieve Progress) more
According to the Finger Lakes Times, Opponents seek to prevent the $425 million construction of the Lago Resort & Casino by motioning for a preliminary injunction. The motion goes before Fourth more
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 more
Yesterday around ten pm, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office responded to an accident at the intersection of state route 5 & 20 and route 364 in Canandaigua. 48 year old Pennsylvania more
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. more
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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 more
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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 more
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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 more
A Canandaigua man was arrested by City Police Wednesday for selling and injecting oxycodone into a 27 year old woman leading her to overdose. 27 year old Nathan Rosekrans has been charged with more
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The Canandaigua teen accused of assaulting his infant son last summer  causing several broken bones is back in court today. 19 year old Mark Perrin has been offered a plea deal  that more
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Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb found little to praise but plenty to criticize in Governor Cuomo's State of the State and Budget messages delivered in Albany on Wednesday.  Kolb claimed he more
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The Geneva Local Development Corporation has launched its 2015 Live Where You Work /First-Time Homebuyers Program. The program is pretty straightforward: if you work in the City of Geneva and you more
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Boxes, boxes, and more boxes. You know what moving day is like. FLCC Viticulture Professor Paul Brock says they have started moving into the new 3.6 million dollar Viticulture Center on Pre-emption more
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There will be some zig-zagging and slow downs in Canandaigua this summer as the State DOT will be spending some 6.1 million dollars worth for repaving and other road work on Routes 5 and 20, and 332. more
Newly-minted State Senator Rich Funke has been tabbed by the GOP to give the party's official response to Governor Andrew Cuomo's State of the State Address on Wednesday.  The former TV news more
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The Friends of the Geneva Public Library are getting organized for the annual spring book sale March 11th through the 15th. Spokesperson Deb Brewer says they need your help first. [ more
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Tempers flared and now a Canandaigua woman stands accused of stabbing her live-in boyfriend in the chest at their Mason Street home Saturday night. Detective Sergeant Scott Kadien of the Canandaigua more
It took a while for Ontario County deputies to track down a 23 year old Shortsville man accused of attacking his Uncle at a home on State Route 247 in the Town of Gorham Sunday night. They used more
The Hobart and William Smith spring 2015 semester will begin with students and community members gathering to commemorate civil rights leader Martin Luther King Jr. Throughout the first week of the more
Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (SLPWA) along with Finger Lakes Wine Business Coalition (FLXWBC), Gas Free Seneca, and various municipality leaders throughout the Finger Lakes filed for full more
Ontario County Sheriff’s charge 25 year old Jaime R Kinyon on Friday with Offering a False Instrument for Filing in the 1st following an investigation sought after the Ontario County more
If you don't have a high school diploma -- FLCC wants you. The college's high school equivalency program is offered free of charge and day and night classes are held Canandaigua, Newark and Geneva, more
 The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports that an ARC van collided with another van on Friday afternoon on County Road 10 in the Town of Hopewell. No one was injured in the ARC van, which more
Icy roads are causing some scary accidents around the Finger Lakes -- including a head-on collision on Route 21 in Naples, Friday night. Sheriff's Deputies say 33 year-old Martin Knorr of Naples more
A head-on crash on Routes 5 & 20 in East Bloomfield Friday afternoon has left three people hospitalized. A car driven by 76 year old Barbara Young of Naples veered into the path of another more
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The Geneva Y has booked an Emmy winner for it's annual Comedy Night fundraiser at Club 86 March 7. You may remember Kevin Meaney from his starring role in a 90's CBS comedy or his numerous more
Update: 1/17/15 A Bloomfield woman remains in guarded condition at Strong Memorial today following a three vehicle crash on Friday morning in East Bloomfield.  Sheriff's Deputies say 21 more
The Oaks Corners fire department with help from Phelps, Geneva, Northside, Border City and White Springs Road Fire departments responded to a chimney fire at a house on Tin Can Alley in the Town of more
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  CITY PIER IN CANANDAIGUA AT 8 AM (PICTURE FROM WEATHERBUG.COM) A line of snow squalls blasted the Finger Lakes during the morning commute. In Geneva, we went from sun breaking through the more
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Food Link of Rochester is getting a 750-thousand dollar grant from the state that will help them add a new 11-thousand square foot, 3.9 million dollar commercial kitchen and food processing hub. Food more
The Ontario County Sheriff's office now reports the Naples area man badly burned in a camper fire  on State Route 33 November 30th, died on Monday at Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester. 62 more
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2014 brought a fresh look and feel to the Geneva YMCA building on William Street. Executive Director Charlie Evangelista says all the work was worth it.     more
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3:30 UPDATE - More tragedy for the people of Phelps. This morning just before 11 a.m., the Phelps Ambulance Company and Oaks Corners Fire Departments were called out to an accident on Route 96 near more
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In Ontario County, the Sheriff's Office is considering body cameras for deputies. Wayne County deputies are testing those cameras already in the field. Cayuga County Sheriff Dave Gould tells Finger more
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Update, 8:30 p.m. A casino could be coming to the Southern Tier. By a 5-0 vote, the New York Gaming Facility Location Board reopened the bidding for a casino license in the Southern Tier, which more
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UPDATE: 2:50AM Traffic is flowing normally again on the Thruway between Exits 40 and 41 in the aftermath of a utility pole fire and downed power lines that forced closure of the westbound lanes for more
On 01/13/15 at or about 1827, 76-year old Kenneth L. Zimmerman of Ontario, N.Y. was arrested for driving while intoxicated as a result of a property damage motor vehicle accident located in the more
Opposition to Crestwood Midstream's plan to store methane and propane gas in the salt caverns north of Watkins Glen on Seneca Lake continues to grow. The latest protest against the Texas-based oil more
A 36-year old Canandaigua woman is in custody on two counts of second degree assault after she allegedly hit a  three year old girl daughter several times with a belt. The girl suffered injuries more
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    Kevin Williams look out ! You'll have some furry local competition on "Groundhog's Day” Monday  February 2nd.  The group Bridges For Brain Injury’s / Wildlife more
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The Geneva YMCA is introducing a new fundraising event in conjunction with Ramada Geneva Lakefront’s “Live at Five.” It's the first annual Finger Lakes Frost Festival February more
Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies are asking for help identifying the operator a vehicle that fled the scene of a property damage crash at the intersection of Stare Route 247 and Lake to Lake Road in more
A 62 year old Naples area man remains hospitalized nearly seven weeks after being burned in a camper fire on his property on State Route 33. The County Emergency Management office and the Sheriff's more
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What a way start a Monday! When staff at the Midlakes Middle and High School complex opened up this morning, they encountered the strong smell of gas. Superintendent Jamie Farr tells Finger Lakes more
The developers of the Cottages at Canandaigua project will present revised sketches to the Canandaigua City Council's Planned Unit Development Committee Tuesday night. They want to scale down the more
There has been a one car fatal accident last night around 9:30 PM in the Town of Phelps. Two Ontario County men in their late twenties were found dead at the scene on Melvin Hill Road between more
Early Saturday morning at around 1 am, 18 year old Sean M. Steele of Victor was arrested for DWI. Sheriff’s Deputies responded to the scene of a property damage crash on Brownsville Road in more
A Wayne County woman was arrested Friday afternoon for allegedly stealing cash from Tops Supermaket in Canandaigua. Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say 23 year-old Christina Kirby of Williamson more
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This week the Geneva City Council gave first round approval to a measure to lift the city's 47 year old ban on fortune tellers, astrologers, mediums, clairvoyants and palm readers from setting up more
    245PM UPDATE :   Ontario County Fire Investigators have yet to determined the cause of a fatal house fire in Oaks Corners Thursday night. 68-year-old Thomas Pardington, who more
Kenny Chesney is coming back to CMAC, the Constellation Brands Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center.   According to his website, Chesney will play CMAC on July 8th. Tickets go on sale January more
On January 8th 2015 at approximately 1:56am Mr. William A Rohrer JR 35 of Canandaigua NY was charged with Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the 1st Degree, Unlawfully Fleeing a more
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    The Canandaigua Business Improvement District has launched a public campaign to raise at least 50-thousand dollars to finish up the Main Street   project. They are looking more
Funeral arrangements have been set for the woman killed in a crash near the intersection of Route 96 and Route 88 in the heart of Phelps two days before Christmas. According to a posting on more
    A 20 year-old woman went on a wild ride, Wednesday night, that left a trail of destruction in her wake.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say Teresa Avanzato of Geneva was more
According to a media source, a new episode of HGTV's reality show "House Hunters" features a couple searching for a new home in the Geneva area.  The couple, Jessica and John Balduzzi, need a more
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      Assembly Minority Leader, Brian Kolb, says he's excited to get back to work on legislative business.  Members of the Assembly met in Albany, Wednesday  to get more
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Following the deaths of Michael Brown and Eric Garner last year during confrontations with police, many law enforcement agencies have started to consider the purchase and use of body cameras for more
The Naples Fire Department had to use the Jaws of Life to cut a Wayland man out of crumbled car this morning west of the Village on Route 21. 28 year old Chris Harter lost control of his car after more
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  The National Weather Service has wind chill advisories in effect for the bulk of the Finger Lakes through 10 o'clock Thursday morning. Forecaster Kevin Williams says after early morning more
Geneva Police have arrested a man involved in a shooting last September. 24-year-old Carrington Johnson, of Geneva, is charged with criminal possession of a weapon, menacing, strangulation, and more
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Through the month each member of the Geneva Police Department is getting Disability Awareness - First Responder Training. Sergeant Michael Passalacqua, who is one of the three training officers, more
She is getting settled in her new office. Dr. Susan Brown starts the new year as the new Director of the New York Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva and associate dean for Cornell University' more
Fire damaged a home on LaRue Road in Clifton Springs between County Road 27 and Bunker Hill Road late Monday night and early this morning.  Six fire companies were on the scene, including more
Congressman Tom Reed announced, Monday, that he and Republican Congressman Sam Johnson of Texas are co-sponsoring an amendment to proposed House rules for the 114th Congress.  In biblical terms, more
   The needles are brown and falling off. Time to say so long to that Christmas tree . The City of Canandaigua is doing curbside pick up from now through the 21st. Be sure the tinsel, more
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Club 86 in Geneva was hoppin' and be-bopping all through the 1940s and 50s....Kerry Lippencott at the Geneva Historical Society says the list of luminaries was endless.[audio:uuuusocanteen1.mp3] [/ more
The Geneva City Council considers the renewal of City Manager Matt Horn's contract when they meet Wednesday night. There's a proposal to pay a two-thousand dollar performance bonus for 2014. He more
      Do you think they saw this in their crystal balls ??  The Geneva City Council is looking at a proposal to repeal the city ordinance that  bans fortune tellers, more
On 1/4/15, 21- year old Kaylea M. Lawson-Schojan of Victor was arrested for endangering the welfare of a child when it is alleged that she left her 11 month old daughter in their hotel room alone. more
No word yet from the New York State Gaming Commission on whether or not the commission will reopen the bidding process for a fourth upstate casino. Governor Andrew Cuomo wrote the commission a more
The Traumatic Brain Injury Support Group will meet on Wednesday, January 14, from 5 to 6PM in the RG&E Room at the M.M. Ewing Continuing Care Center at 350 Parrish Street, Canandaigua. The group more
Finger Lakes Health has relocated its Clifton Springs Laboratory Draw Station to 71 Kendall Street, Clifton Springs. The Finger Lakes Health lab draw station located at 440 Clifton Springs more
Caregivers support group will be held on Friday, January 16, from 10 to 11:30AM, at the Sands Cancer Center, 360 Parish Street, Canandaigua. The group will provide support, coping skills, and tools more
Three employees of business establishments in Ontario County were busted on Friday for allegedly serving alcohol to minors. The state Liquor Authority and the Ontario County Sheriff's Office more
A Rochester man is confined to the Ontario County Jail in lieu of $1000 cash bail after Sheriff's Deputies pulled him over, Friday night, in the Town of Seneca for speeding, but that was just the more
  The driver of an Ontario County ARC bus was injured Friday afternoon around 3:40PM when his vehicle struck a culvert and hit several trees. Yates County Sheriff’s Deputies say 69 more
2014 was a busy year at Finger Lakes Daily News with more than six million page views. Using Google analytics, we know that over 600-thousand unique visitors looked for news and information from the more
A tragic two vehicle crash Wednesday afternoon has taken the life of a Clifton Springs man and resulted in charges being filed against a 51 year-old woman.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies more
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  While some parts of the region close out 2014 tonight with plumes of Lake Effect Snow, Meteorologist Kevin Williams says partiers here should think about dressing in layers.   & more
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The tally is in and we have learned the Geneva Salvation Army raised 50-thousand dollars during its Red Kettle campaign this year. Lt. Nydia Martinez wants to thank everyone who dropped a dollar or more
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    The Geneva Town Board holds a public hearing tonight on plans to replace that leaky water line along Pre-emption Road that goes from Castle Street to the Phelps Town Line in Water more
According to the Daily Messenger,  fire investigators suspect a fire that destroyed a barn, its contents and killed 64 cows at a dairy farm on Christmas morning may have been caused by faulty more
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  That brand new  3.6 million dollar FLCC Viticulture Center on Pre-Emption Road in Geneva is nearing completion. The class room building should open by the second week in January. more
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There are dozens of projects around the Fingers Lakes in line for grants, tax breaks or loans as a result of the 2014 Regional Economic Development Council Awards handed out Thursday. Dave more
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The Ontario County Sheriff's Office continues to track down leads in a horrifying four year old cold case. 33 year old  Amelia Rivera Castoire of Rochester was  found dead along a country more
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  People at FLCC and in the Canadaigua area are stunned to learn today of the untimely passing of the colleges Director Of Community Affairs Bob Matson. He was a frequent guest on the Finger more
    What's up with the New York State Thruway Authority? This morning they again postponed a meeting where they were expected to settle once and for all a proposed toll hike of 45% for more
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They brought in almost 600-thousand dollars last year in the first ROC THE DAY on-line giving event for the seven county Rochester area. This year it takes place on December 12th (12/12/12). Scores more
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