Finger Lakes Daily News News 20 Latest News Articles 2015-09-01T12:59:14Z Prison Term Ends After 24 Years for Sex Abuse Couple <a href=";id=187510" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The couple responsible for committing one the most horrific cases of child sex abuse in Ontario County history will soon be released from prison.&nbsp; Thomas and Michelle Duemmel were convicted in 1991 of repeatedly abusing five young children betwe... Fred von Wiegen 2015-09-01T05:00:00Z Harsh Winter Impacts Deer Population in Some Areas of NYS <a href=";id=187509" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>A brutal winter - this past season - substantially reduced deer populations in some areas of the state including the western half of the Southern Tier.&nbsp; State Wildlife officials predict fewer licenses to hunt deer will be issued in those areas w... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 2 Men Arrested After Seneca Falls Bar Fight <a href=";id=187490" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two men were sent to the Seneca County Jail after a bar fight on Cowling Street early Sunday in Seneca Falls. Town Police&nbsp; arrested 26 year old William Larkin, of&nbsp; Olean and 22 year old&nbsp; Dylan&nbsp; Seneca of Seneca Falls. They got int... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z US Treasurer Holds Town Hall Meeting In Seneca Falls <a href=";id=187489" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Harriet Tubman and Susan B. Anthony were the most cited nominees to be pictured on the $10 bill during a town hall meeting with U.S. Treasurer Rosie Rios at the Women's Rights National Historical Park in Seneca Falls Eleanor Roosevelt and Elizabeth ... Greg Cotterill 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Geneva Schools To Propose 2 Capital Improvement Plans <a href=";id=187479" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; This December, Geneva City School District voters will be asked to&nbsp; support&nbsp; a pair of capital improvement projects : one for school buildings and the other for&nbsp; athletic facilities. School Superintendent Trin... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 2 Men Arrested For Canandaigua Beating <a href=";id=187470" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; A&nbsp; 24 year old man walking on Lafayette Street in Canandaigua early Sunday morning was jumped and badly beaten . Canandaigua Police have arrested 29 year old Edward W. Lewis of&nbsp; Rochester and 27 year old James Rydz... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Finger Lakes Fire And Smoke BBQ Festival To Have More Than 30 Teams Competing <a href=";id=187464" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; It's three days of serious competition . At this point 30 teams from all over the northeast including Ottawa and Pittsburgh are signed up for the&nbsp; very first Finger Lakes Fire and Smoke BBQ Festival Friday, Saturday and... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z New CCC President Settles In <a href=";id=187460" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Brian Durant has had two weeks to get settled into his new job as President of Cayuga Community College. There are approximately 4,000 full-time and part-time students. Degree programs include liberal arts for transfer preparation, computer science,... Joe Nittler 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Seneca Lake Swim a Success <a href=";id=187389" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The rough waters of Seneca Lake slowed her down, but did not stop Bridgette Hobart Janeczko from swimming the length of Seneca Lake this weekend. Hobart Janesczko left from near the beach at Seneca Lake State Park in Waterloo at 6 Friday night and w... Greg Cotterill 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 8 Injured, 2 Critically, in Yates County Hay Wagon Accident <a href=";id=187394" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>8 people were injured, 2 critically, when a tractor pulling a hay wagon rolled over on Sturdevant Road in the town of Barrington Sunday afternoon.&nbsp; 43 year old Elam Martin, of Penn Yan, was towing a metal trailer with a 3020 John Deere farm trac... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z 3 Injured in Jerusalem 3 Car Accident <a href=";id=187404" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Three people were injured following a 3 car accident on State Route 54A in the town of Jerusalem Saturday afternoon.&nbsp; 61 year old Janice Callaghan, of Keuka Park, was traveling north shortly before 1 p.m. when she attempted to turn onto Wager Hi... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Bradford Couple Injured During Motorcycle Run in Yates County <a href=";id=187403" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Two Bradford residents were injured Saturday while participating in a motorcycle run on Guyanoga Road in the town of Jerusalem.&nbsp; Richard Vanhusen attempted to stop for a motorcycle that had stopped in front of him and avoided the collision by la... Lucas Day 2015-08-31T05:00:00Z Report Released From The Empire Center Supports Assemblyman Finch's Agenda <a href=";id=187358" target="_blank"><img src=" D. Finch.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Republican Assemblyman Gary D. Finch is hopeful for the upcoming legislative session as he takes the reins to revitalize the New York State business economy.&nbsp; Finch hopes to help middle-class families by looking at the current tax rates that a... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z New York State Wineries Map App Launches <a href=";id=187357" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Are you interested in exploring the New York Wine Country and are always on the go?&nbsp; Look no further because a new app has launched. An &ldquo;interactive infographic&rdquo; is now accessible by way of your finger tips and smart phones with touc... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Care Net Pregnancy Care Center Of The Finger Lakes Gets Donation To Help Women <a href=";id=187354" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Finding cheap health care and options are a struggle for women in the Finger Lakes.&nbsp; Knights of Columbus Council #222 of St. Francis and St. Clare Parish which serve Seneca Falls and Waterloo along with members of the community have lifted some ... James Rowley 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Save The Planetarium Effort Running Out Of Time <a href=";id=187353" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> They have tried every which way since last May to raise 100-thousand by an October 1st deadline. The odds don't look good right now according to Kathy Sheils from the Southern Cayuga School District Group "Friends of the&nbsp; Planetarium" &nbsp;[a... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z FLCC Geneva Center Will Open This Winter <a href=";id=187352" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>FLCC President Barbara Risser has a couple of more projects to see thorugh before she retires in the Spring. The key one, complettion of the new Geneva Campus Center on Pulteney.[audio:8301571703-Rissergeneva.mp3] [/audio]Work including demolition o... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Kolb On School Supply Breaks <a href=";id=187351" target="_blank"><img src=" Kolb.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Assembly Republicans have introdcued three bills aimed at giving a break to parents, teachers and others who buy school supplies. The first measure sets up a two week tax free period to buy supplies including computer hardware and software. The sec... Joe Nittler 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Launch The Launch Campaign Raises Over $10K <a href=";id=187350" target="_blank"><img src=" Lakes Museum Logo.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> The Finger Lakes Museum and Aquarium's "Launch the Launch" campaign was a huge success raising more than $10,000 to build an ADA-complaint kayak and canoe launch and dock.&nbsp; The Museum will hold an open house at the Creekside Center in Branchpo... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z Hot Weather Expected To Promote Harmful Algae Growth <a href=";id=187349" target="_blank"><img src="" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> If you're swimming on Seneca Lake and you see what looks like greenish-colored paint on the water's surface; get out of the water because it could make you sick with symptoms of nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, skin and/or throat irritation and even dif... Fred von Wiegen 2015-08-30T05:00:00Z