Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-05-28T03:07:09Z Seneca Falls Man Caught Selling Suboxone <a href=";id=176858" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Seneca Falls man is being charged with two felonies. Authorities say John Stahl was arrested Wednesday for selling some suboxone twice in the Town of Seneca Falls. 50-year-old Stahl was charged with two counts of criminal sale of a controlled subst... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Geneva School Board Approves Budget Re-Vote <a href=";id=176833" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Voters rejected it once, but a proposed 48.8 million dollar school budget in Geneva gets another chance next month. Geneva School Superintendent Trina Newton tells Finger Lakes News Radio the school board met last night, and made a decision about a b... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Generations Bank Named One of CNY's Best Places to Work <a href=";id=176822" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A Seneca Falls-based bank has been named one of the best places to work in Central New York. Generations Bank was ranked the 12th best workplace in the region in the Central New York Business Journal. Katie MacIntyre, the bank's marketing vice pres... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Pataki Running for President <a href=";id=176815" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>He's been out of office for nearly a decade, but George Pataki wants the highest office in the land. The former governor of New York announced today he's running for President. In a four minute video, the 69-year-old Republican talked about the futur... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Auburn Budget Public Hearing Tonight <a href=";id=176783" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The City of Auburn wants to hear from you. A public hearing is set for tonight on a proposed budget for 2015 to 2016. All budget documents are available ahead of time at the city's website, but a hard copy of the current draft is also available at th... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Naples Man Seriously Injured in Motorcycle-Deer Collision <a href=";id=176774" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 57 year old Naples man suffered multiple broken bones after striking a deer with his motorcycle Tuesday morning in Yates County. Michael Salotto, Junior, was on Italy Valley Road, near Warren Road, when the accident happened just before noon. The i... Lucas Day 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Red Cross Holding "All in One Day" Fundraiser Tuesday <a href=";id=176766" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>"All In One Day" is the American Red Cross's new 24-hour Giving Day fundraising campaign. which takes place next Tuesday, June 2nd. Central New York Red Cross spokesperson Matt Michael says they have posted a lot of information online.[audio:52815518... Finger Lakes News Radio Staff 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Boil Water Order Ends in Auburn <a href=";id=176755" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Your water is safe again. The Cayuga County Health Department has lifted a boil water order for people and businesses that had covered parts of Auburn since Monday. A water main break early Monday morning at the intersection of Genesee and South St... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z UPDATE: Williamson Student Out of National Spelling Bee <a href=";id=176693" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>UPDATE 5/28/15, 6 a.m. A Wayne County 8th grader is out of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee after the third round of competition in Maryland. 14-year old Gavin Buehler correctly spelled the words "contiguous" and "gastronome," but his combine... Greg Cotterill 2015-05-27T05:00:00Z MLB Holding First-Year Players Draft Next Month <a href=";id=176757" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> In June Major League Baseball will be holding the 2015 First-Year Player Draft, where minor league teams will find out who they're getting. Auburn Doubledays GM Mike Voutsinas says it will still be a while before the 2015 team takes shape.[audio:52... Joe Salzone 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Schneiderman Sends Ethics Bill to Legislature <a href=";id=176756" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Attorney General Eric Schneiderman is sending a "comprehensive ethics bill" to the legislature in an attempt to clean up state government specifically the Legislature itself. This is happening on the heels of the high profile Federal corruption cases... Finger Lakes News Radio Staff 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Assembly Passes Bill to Establish Single-Payer Health Plan <a href=";id=176748" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A bill creating a single-payer healthcare system in New York state passed the Assembly by a vote of 89 to 47, Wednesday night.&nbsp; The New York Health Act provides comprehensive health coverage to all New Yorkers, but stands little chance of gettin... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Student Suffers Concussion After Alleged Beating by 16 year-old <a href=";id=176745" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A 16 year-old student was arrested at Honeoye High School, Wednesday, after he allegedly pushed and slapped a 17 year-old boy who sustained a concussion and lacerations to the head and a neck strain. Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies charged Tyler Da... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Investigators Trace Source of Memorial Day Fire in Auburn Apartments <a href=";id=176744" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A Memorial Day fire that swept through an Auburn apartment complex had no working smoke detectors because the batteries had been removed.&nbsp; The fire, which was ignited by discarded smoking materials in a trash can, displaced 21 people, including ... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Senate Bill Rescues Counties from Unfunded Mandates <a href=";id=176743" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Senate passed legislation Wednesday aimed at curbing unfunded mandates by requiring the state to take fiscal responsibility for the programs they create and hand over to the counties. Unfunded and underfunded mandates consume most, if not all, of... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Two Women Arrested in Alleged Extortion Plot <a href=";id=176742" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A joint investigation by sheriff's deputies in two counties has led to the arrest, Tuesday, of a pair of Wayne County women for an alleged extortion plot to steal money from a resident of Yates County. Yates County Sheriff's Deputies have accused 48... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Proposed Charter School Shrinks from K-6 to K-2 <a href=";id=176741" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ontario County's proposed public charter school, the Finger Lakes Academy, has decided to change its class configuration from K through six to K through Grade 2 and hopes to open in the fall of 2016 with about half the number of students originally p... Fred von Wiegen 2015-05-28T05:00:00Z Geneva Area Leaders Conducting Survey On Senior Housing <a href=";id=176706" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Geneva city and town leaders are conducting a joint survey to see what sort of senior houing should be built in Geneva. Town Supervisor Mark Venuti says the 22-question survey will give them a better sense of the market. [audio:5271510639-MVSURVEY2.... Joe Nittler 2015-05-27T05:00:00Z Substitute Canandaigua School Nurse Arrested For Stealing Student Medications <a href=";id=176692" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Canandaigua Police this morning arrested a substitute school nurse for allegedly stealing prescription medications from the Canandaigua Primary-Elementary School over the course of the last several weeks. 41 year old Sally Colletti is charged with si... Joe Nittler 2015-05-27T05:00:00Z Annual Garage Sale Keeps Waterloo Animal Shelter Going <a href=";id=176687" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> It's been keeping them afloat for years now. The Beverly Animal Shelter in Waterloo holds its annual garage sale at the Rodman Lott and Sons farm, Thursday, Friday Saturday from 9 to 5. Shelter Director Dallyn Jenkins admits they would have closed ... Joe Nittler 2015-05-27T05:00:00Z