Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2016-10-24T05:00:49Z Cayuga County Deputies Catch Fugitive <a href=";id=227611" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Saturday night a Cayuga County deputy pulled over 36 year old Aaron Greene&nbsp; of Port Byron for speeding on Ira Hill Road in the Town of Ira . The deputy stood outside the driver's side window of Greene's&nbsp; pick up waiting for him to p... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Wayne County Drug Take Back Day A Success <a href=";id=227609" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>They got a good haul. In Wayne County Saturday 306 people turned in some&nbsp; 647 pounds of expired, unused and unwanted prescription drugs and medication at nine different sites. The collected drugs will be stored at the Wayne County Sheriff&rsquo;... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z NYS Police Search Wooded Area In Macedon In Connection To 22 Year Old Missing Person's Case <a href=";id=227600" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Sandra Sollie was 38-years-old and seven months pregnant when she vanished in&nbsp; 1994. She was last seen at the then Ames Plaza in Macedon. This afternoon a number of New York State Troopers have converged on a wooded area behind a home on We... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z News10NBC Anchor Janet Lomax Announces Retirement <a href=";id=227596" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> She has been a welcomed guest in your homes for 36 years.&nbsp; News10NBC's Janet Lomax has announced plans to retire at the end of the year. In a statement on the stations website Lomax said " After 40 years in broadcasting, it&rsquo;s tim... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Geneva Foundry Neighbors Get Chance For One On One Meetings With DEC Reps <a href=";id=227594" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> They will get some answers about the reported toxic soil in their neighborhood. Property owners and residents in the 55 acre zone surrounding the former Geneva Foundry site on Jackson Street can come in and meet with members of the&nbsp; DEC and re... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z FLCC To Hold 3rd Annual ComiCon <a href=";id=227593" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> If you see a few people around FLCC's Hopewell Campus Tuesday wearing capes, or dressed like Spock or making Wookie Noises, don't worry about it. The College is holding it's 3rd Annual day long&nbsp; ComiCom . Lead Jedi , err , event coordinator ... Joe Nittler 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z State Legislators Get Owasco Lake Update <a href=";id=227586" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A trio of state lawmakers this afternoon will get an update on the state of the water in Owasco Lake.&nbsp; State Senators James Seward and John DeFrancisco and Assemblyman Gary Finch will get a briefing from Cayuga County Soil and Water Conservatio... Steve Penstone 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z United Way of Cayuga County Campaign Update <a href=";id=227580" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The annual fundraising drive of the United Way of Cayuga County is well underway, and Executive Director Karen Macier said on Monday's Finger Lakes Morning News it's a busy time for the agency's staff of three.[audio:10241684122-1024Macier1.mp3] [/a... Steve Penstone 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z WGI Offers Grants to Local Youth Non-Profit Groups <a href=";id=227550" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Some good news for local non-profit groups thanks to Watkins Glen International and its new RACE Foundation.&nbsp; WGI Vice President Jon Beckman gives us some background on the Foundation. [audio:10241655934-WGIRaceFoundation.mp3] [/audio] &nbsp;&... Lucas Day 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Update: Missing Yates County Woman Located <a href=";id=227542" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>10:15 a.m. update:&nbsp; The missing person alert for a 41 year old Keuka Park woman has been cancelled.&nbsp; Michelle Downs was reported missing early Monday morning.&nbsp; The Yates County Sheriff's Office stated Downs had not been seen by her fam... Lucas Day 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Hobart to Honor Bishop Curry with Medal of Excellence <a href=";id=227536" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>During his visit to campus this November to deliver a President's Forum Series lecture, the Hobart College Alumni Association will bestow its highest honor, the Medal of Excellence, on Michael B. Curry '75, the 27th Presiding Bishop of the Episcopal ... HWS Office of Communications 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Keuka Comfort Care Hosting Volunteering Info Luncheon Thursday <a href=";id=227548" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Keuka Comfort Care Home in Penn Yan is looking for more volunteers.&nbsp; Rose Jensen is the Home's volunteer coordinator.&nbsp; She tells us about an event coming up Thursday designed to introduce people to the volunteering experience at Keuka C... Lucas Day 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Four "We Are Seneca Lake" Protesters Sentenced <a href=";id=227547" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>4 local residents were among the 8 people sentenced in Reading Town Court this week on disorderly conduct charges after being arrested for blocking traffic at the Crestwood facility on State Route 14 in the town of Reading within the last two years.&... Lucas Day 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Sex Offender Arrested for Incident in Penn Yan <a href=";id=227545" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 31 year old Cattaraugus County man is back in Yates County Jail after being arrested on an active warrant by Bath State Police.&nbsp; The warrant out of Penn Yan Court was for Adam Webster following the investigation into an alleged sex offense tha... Lucas Day 2016-10-24T05:00:00Z Elmwood Avenue in Penn Yan Closed Monday <a href=";id=227533" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A traffic note for your Monday: The Yates County Sheriff's Office reports Elmwood Avenue between Sherman Street and the wastewater treatment plant in the village will be closed on Monday due to a delay in construction efforts there.&nbsp; Also, Phel... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z Cayuga Deputies: Driver Hit Patrol Car <a href=";id=227502" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Cayuga County Deputies looking for a driver who allegedly hit a police car while fleeing from a traffic stop north of Cato Friday night. &nbsp; They say the driver in a red pickup truck caused significant damage to the patrol car in the incident.&... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z Big Outside Money in 24th District Race <a href=";id=227496" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Big outside money flowing into coffers on both sides of the 24th Congressional District Race.&nbsp; Federal Election Commission data shows more than $3.2-million have come into the race from outside sources, making it the 3rd-most expensive House ra... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z 2 Hurt in Sunday Morning Elmira Shooting <a href=";id=227517" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>2 people injured in an early Sunday morning shooting in Elmira.&nbsp; Police say the shooting came at 2am on East Washington Avenue, with two victims taken to area hospitals with non-life threatening injuries.&nbsp; No arrests yet in the shooting.... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z Canandaigua Mulling Dog Park <a href=";id=227511" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The City of Canandaigua Finance Committee will meet Tuesday night, and on the agenda is the proposal to purchase land on Buffalo Street for a dog park.&nbsp; The city Environmental Committee has already shown its support for the plan. The city will... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z 3 Homeless After Naples Fire <a href=";id=227501" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>3 people homeless after a fire at a Naples mobile home.&nbsp; Firefighters say the mobile home at Concord Park ignited early Friday morning, possibly caused by improperly-disposed smoking materials in an enclosed porch.&nbsp; One victim was taken... Joe Lasky 2016-10-23T05:00:00Z