Finger Lakes Daily News News http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news 20 Latest News Articles 2016-05-04T11:49:38Z Geneva Police Still Looking For Linden Street Shooter <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=213020" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_50416123438-SHOOETR.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Take a real close look . Geneva Police have released a series of security camera pictures&nbsp; recorded in the seconds after Aleem "The Hammer" Whitfield was shot last Friday morning around 1 AM on Linden Street near Seneca. Police want to talk with... Joe Nittler 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=213020 Energy Savings For Experiment Station Will Be Huge <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=213016" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_50416120749-SUTTONFARM.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The savings will be huge for the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva as they start up operation of a new 17 acre solar farm west of the&nbsp; Geneva Walmart. Station Director Susan Brown confirms they will reduce energy costs by ... Joe Nittler 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=213016 Geneva's New Comp Plan To Be Shown Off Tonight <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212999" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_4071494720-genevalogo.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> &nbsp; &nbsp; &nbsp; City Hall staff, a review committee&nbsp; and consultants have been working the last year and a half to draw up a new&nbsp; City of Geneva Comprehensive Plan . The last one done in 1997 had some grand ideas that never got of... Joe Nittler 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212999 Wayne County Nursing Home Aide Arrested For Inappropriate Behavior <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212996" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_60815105852-WAYNECOUNTYSHERIFF.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Wayne Sheriff's Office and staff with the state Attorney General's Office conducted a joint investigation into an incident involving a Certified Nursing Assistant employed by the Wayne County Nursing Home. 63 year old Louis Magrino of&nbsp; Lyons... Joe Nittler 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212996 Former Auburn City Manager Doug Selby Has a New Job <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212992" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_90115105235-DougSelby.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>One week after leaving Auburn Memorial City Hall after four years as City Manager, Doug Selby was hired as the part-time interim director of the Cayuga County Water and Sewer Authority.&nbsp; He'll work 20 to 30 hours a week until a new director is f... Steve Penstone 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212992 Keith Batman Comments on Ethics Reform <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212987" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_1131685706-Batman.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Democrat in charge of the Cayuga County Legislature wonders just how serious the Cuomo administration and state lawmakers are about enacting ethics reform.&nbsp; Speaking on Wednesday's Finger Lakes Morning News, Legislature Chairman Keith Batma... Steve Penstone 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212987 SUNY Board Confirms Robert Nye as New FLCC President This Afternoon <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212986" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5041611530-xxnye.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; He'll be FLCC's new President starting July 1st. The SUNY Board of Trustees this afternoon confirmed the appointment of Dr. Rob Nye to the post.&nbsp; Nye&nbsp; has been vice president for academic affairs at Thaddeus Stevens College of Techn... Joe Nittler 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212986 Sen. DeFrancisco on Trump vs Clinton <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212982" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_12816102735-DeFrancisco.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Republican State Senator John DeFrancisco says he wasn't surprised with the outcome of Tuesday's Indiana primary, but he was surprised that Sen. Ted Cruz threw in the towel after getting trounced by Donald Trump.&nbsp; He looks ahead with some conce... Steve Penstone 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212982 St. Joseph School Fundraiser Tickets Still Available <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212978" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_101415102230-StJoe.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The school year at St. Joseph School in Auburn is winding down, but the fundraising continues.&nbsp; Principal Michael Carney dropped by the Finger Lakes Morning News on Wednesday and said you still have a chance to win big.[audio:5041690048-0504Carn... Steve Penstone 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212978 Dundee's Steel Drum Band Performing in Albany Today <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212951" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5041660349-Sipandsample.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>The Dundee Symphonic Steel Drum Band will be performing in the state Capital today at the New York Wine Industry Association's 3rd annual "Sip and Sample" tasting event.&nbsp; The event will be held in the Well of the Legislative Office Building in A... Lucas Day 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212951 Penn Yan School Budget Public Hearing Tonight <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212950" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5041655859-schoolbudgethearing.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Residents of the Penn Yan school district will vote this month on a proposed 34.6-MILLION dollar school budget.&nbsp; The spending plan represents a 3.08 percent increase over the district's current budget of 33.6-MILLION dollars.&nbsp; The tax levy ... Lucas Day 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212950 Former Auburn City Manager Working for County's Water and Sewer Authority <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212942" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_90115105235-DougSelby.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Just one week after he resigned as Auburn's City Manager, Doug Selby was appointed interim director of the Cayuga County Water and Sewer Authority.&nbsp; Selby took the job April 22 replacing the authority's former director, Michelle Baines, who st... Fred von Wiegen 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212942 Silver Sentencing Sends Message to Legislature to Act on Ethics Reform <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212941" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_50416122415-OAKS.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Assemblyman Bob Oaks says the sentencing of former speaker, Sheldon Silver, to 12 years in prison sends a message to the State Legislature that it's time to take action on ethics reform.&nbsp;&nbsp; Oaks says the legislation on a number of key refo... Fred von Wiegen 2016-05-04T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212941 Geneva Man Allegedly Threatens to Blow Up Walmart <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212939" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_50316102339-walkman11436143i.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A Geneva man, who allegedly threatened to blow up the Walmart store because they no longer sell Walkmans, is facing a charge of Aggravated Harassment in the Second Degree, according to Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies.&nbsp;&nbsp; Deputies say 63... Fred von Wiegen 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212939 Former GOP Senator from Southern Tier Dies of Cancer <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212937" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5031695455-libous.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> A colorful Southern Tier political figure and longtime State Senator whose career in public office came to a screeching halt when he was convicted of lying to the FBI, last year, has died.&nbsp;&nbsp; 63 year-old Tom Libous of Binghamton had waged ... Fred von Wiegen 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212937 Ted Cruz Ends His Presidential Bid After Crushing Loss in Indiana <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212935" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5031682222-cruz.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a> Texas Sen. Ted Cruz ended his campaign for the Republican nomination Tuesday night, CBS News' Major Garrett has confirmed, effectively ensuring Donald Trump will become the GOP's standard-bearer in 2016."From the beginning, I've said that I would c... CBS News 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212935 Ex-Assembly Speaker Gets Federal Prison Time Plus Fine <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212919" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5031630637-silver.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Ex-Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver has been sentenced to 12 years in prison on federal corruption charges. He'll also have to pay a 1.75 million dollar fine. He'll have to forfeit more than five million dollars in illegal payments he received while i... Joe Nittler and Fred von Wiegen 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212919 Man Drives Into Canandaigua Outlet <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212916" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_5291280418-ontsheriff.jpg" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>57 year old Martin Raybill of Marion was southbound on County Road 27 at the intersection with County Road 25 near Clifton Springs around 5:20 Tuesday morning. He failed to stop at the stop sign, left the road, traveled across a lawn and down an emba... Joe Nittler 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212916 Wraps Coming Off New City Of Geneva Comprehensive Plan <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212909" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_4071494720-genevalogo.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>&nbsp; The Geneva City Council and the City's Planning Board will be among the first to lay their eyes Wednesday on a new City Comprehensive plan that has been in the works for months. City Neighborhood Initiative Director Sage Gerling&nbsp; says th... Joe Nittler 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212909 Experiment Station Now Drawing Power From The Sun <a href="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&amp;id=212907" target="_blank"><img src="http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/shared/inc/client/16/articles/thumbs/t_50316110216-SUTTONROADSOLAR.JPG" border="0" align="left" style="padding:10px"></a>Folks at the New York State Agricultural Experiment Station in Geneva have always been partial to sunny summer days as they watched apple trees grow or alfalfa fields turn green. They now have an extra reason to cheer on the sun. The new Sutton Road ... Joe Nittler 2016-05-03T05:00:00Z http://www.fingerlakesdailynews.com/news/details.cfm?clientid=16&id=212907