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The US Forest Service will hold a public information session in Lodi later this month to discuss upcoming plans for spring burning and to answer any questions or concerns that the public may have rega...read more
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2:33 p.m. -The victim in the accident has been identified as James L. Corter age 55 of Mynderse St Seneca Falls, NY. Corter was operating the tipper machine when he was struck by a tractor trailer b...read more
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There will be a scramble among local politicans in coming weeks to see who has the best shot of replacing veteran State Senator Michael Nozzolio, who isn't seeking re-election. Citing his need for he...read more
A Seneca County man has learned a lesson not to use the police department to settle a grudge. Apparently 35 year-old Brian Whittlesey, Jr. of Waterloo had a problem with another Waterloo resident, s...read more
A Seneca Falls man was arrested Tuesday, November 17th, following an investigation by the Yates County Sheriff's Office with assistance from the Seneca County Sheriff's Office.  30 year-old James...read more
A loud muffler led to the arrest of a Waterloo woman  on a number of charges last Friday night. The Seneca County Sheriff's office reports Deputies initiated a traffic stop for the equipment viol...read more
A Seneca Falls woman, 29 year-old Julie Marie Oster, was arrested Tuesday afternoon at 3:58 pm on a Violation of Probation out of the Ontario County Court for violating the conditions of her probation...read more
On 02/06/2015 at 10:59 am, the Town of Seneca Falls Police Dept responded to a Fatal Industrial Accident that occurred at Seneca Meadows Landfill 1786 Salcman Rd in the Town of Seneca Falls, NY. Upo...read more
Be careful how you drive, you never know who's watching. 37 year-old Timothy Borst of Waterloo learned that lesson the hard way Friday night, when he was pulled over by Waterloo Police on West River...read more
Its competitors have been making the charge for over a year and now a respected investment journal has predicted that the new Lago Resort and Casino will, in their opinion, "cannibalize gaming custo...read more
State Police are hoping an autopsy will give new clues to the circumstances surrounding the death of 27 year-old Andrew Thomas of Lodi, whose body was found last Tuesday in a remote field in the Sen...read more
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office conducted a Sex Offender Sweep Thursday night to physically verify the addresses of 54 registered sex offenders residing in Seneca County and found two men in viol...read more
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In his first broadcast interview since deciding not to seek re-election, State Senator Mike Nozzolio told Finger Lakes Morning News listeners his health has brought him to this crossroads. Cardiologis...read more
Arc of Seneca Cayuga received a $1500 grant from the Enterprise Holdings Foundation Wednesday and will use the money to help address the shortage of services for children with autism in the Finger L...read more
A teen goes to Varick Town Court tonight for allegedly punching out a worker at the Hillside Center Sunday afternoon. According to a report from the Seneca County Sheriff's office, 17 year old Jason F...read more
With the knowledge that the Super Bowl this Sunday will increase the amount of alcohol consumed around the Finger Lakes, Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce announced a three-day DWI crackdown that starts ...read more
  The white deer herd at the Seneca Army Depot is rapidly declining according to a helicopter survey conducted on Tuesday, the first aerial census of the site in eight years. Dennis Money, pre...read more
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Citing his need for heart valve surgery in the near future, veteran State Senator Michael Nozzolio says he will not to seek re-election in the fall.  Nozzolio says "the serious nature of this su...read more
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Casino Free Tyre will take their case to the Appellate Court in an attempt to overturn a ruling by Acting Seneca County Judge Patrick Falvey on Monday that threw out the group's lawsuit to require an ...read more
  Casino Free Tyre's latest legal effort to halt the Lago Resort and Casino Project has failed. A ruling from Acting Seneca County Judge Patrick Falvey issued late Friday afternoon says that t...read more
Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies tracked a 2014 rape suspect to a town in Kentucky late last month and took him into custody. 53 year old Jose Garcia of Albany, Kentucky has been extradited back to Se...read more
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  Assemblyman Bob Oaks on Monday's Finger Lakes Morning News says the state should be spending as much on roads and bridges as it does on mass transit. That's not the case when you look at Gover...read more
A dispute between a Seneca County man, his daughter, and her boyfriend has resulted in an arrest. Authorities say 51-year-old Pasquale Ronzo got angry and struck both his daughter and her boyfriend ea...read more
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    Seneca White Deer President Dennis Money says he would support Seneca County's possible purchase of the remaining seven thousand acres of the former Seneca Army Depot. He feels they ...read more
The Waterloo Police Department reports that on January 27th, 2016 at about 11:56 pm officers arrested Kyle R. Bailey, age 18, of Waterloo.  Bailey was charged with Unlawfully fleeing a police of...read more
This morning, Seneca County Judge Dennis Bender found former Waterloo Village Justice Roger Barto not guilty of petit larceny or official misconduct for the alleged theft of gasoline while he served a...read more
Seneca County is in the running to acquire the remaining 7,000 acres of the Seneca Army Depot. The county's Planning, Development, Agriculture and Tourism Committee met Tuesday night and passed a re...read more
  Progressive Waste Solutions, the owners of the Seneca Meadows Landfill, have agreed to merge with Texas-based Waste Connections, Inc. to create a new 4.1 billion dollar company. The all st...read more
Another trial for former Waterloo Acting Village Justice Roger Barto.  Tuesday a bench trial will be held for Barto for petit larceny and offical misconduct for the  theft of gasoline when ...read more
A Seneca County Sheriff's Deputy accidentally shot himself in the leg, Thursday afternoon, while attempting to holster his service revolver. According to the Onondaga County Sheriff's Office, the de...read more
State Senator Mike Nozzolio has been reappointed to serve as the Chairman of the New York Senate Budget Sub-Committee for Public Protection. The Public Protection Budget Sub-Committee is responsible ...read more
An accidental fuel leak caused a vehicle to erupt in flames Tuesday, destroying the car, but leaving its 75 year-old driver unharmed. Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies say Jacqueline Christman of Roche...read more
A month-long crime wave has ended in the town of Waterloo with the arrest of Dimar Morales, who was arraigned on numerous charges Wednesday and committed to the Seneca County Jail in lieu of $3,000 ca...read more
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The Seneca County Board of Supervisors has blasted the Oneida Indian Nation for filing another frivilous lawsuit to stop the Lago Resort and Casino project.  The Oneidas filed their seventh suit ...read more
Update 10:30AM- Seneca County Leaders Respond to Oneida Indian Nation Lawsuit- January 20, 2016  For Immediate Release  We are outraged at yet another lawsuit by the Oneida Indian Nation...read more
  A Rochester man pulled over for running a stop sign on Severn Road in Waterloo Saturday triggered a State Police investigation that ultimately led to 17 separate traffic violations and confi...read more
The Lago Resort and Casino Friday marked a milestone in its construction. Developers of Lago held a ceremony in the Seneca County town of Tyre to celebrate the start of the steel beam construction at...read more
The issue of tax parity has been a major reason Finger Lakes Racetrack and Gaming has objected to the development of the Lago Resort and Casino. But Wednesday, Governor Cuomo included a proposal in th...read more
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They will be hiring hundreds of people over the next year. Seneca County Chamber of Commerce President Jeff Shipley tells us people can now submit their names on line now if they are interested in goi...read more
Seneca County Sheriff's deputies chased a man on foot Tuesday night at the Waterloo Premium Outlet Mall after he was seen by mall security allegedly shoplifting. 25 year old  Aaron Aroneck of Ska...read more
Assembly Republicans are calling for swift action to reform the corrupt culture in the New York State Legislature and adopt long-overdue changes to the rules governing the Assembly Chamber. Assembly...read more
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It's a noteworthy event for Seneca County's Lago Resort and Casino. Friday, project partners Tom Wilmot, Sr. and Brent Stevens along with local government, labor and business leaders will be on hand ...read more
Friday morning volunteers along with the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers and the U.S. Geological Survey conducted the Midwinter Bald Eagle Survey at the Montezuma Wild Life Refuge. The surveyors have c...read more
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It's a British invasion and this time around there's no expected resistance. A new farm brewery, Seneca Lake Brewing Company, is expected to open in March. They'll be serving up British pints in ang...read more
A Binghamton man who was arrested for DWI in 2013 and then failed to appear in Seneca County Court has been taken into custody and is being held at the Seneca County jail in lieu of bail. Sheriff's ...read more
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In high school girls basketball from last night, the Dundee Lady Scots snapped the 35 game winning streak of the Romulus Lady Warriors [audio:DundeesnapsRomulusstreak.mp3] [/audio]Lucas Day with the...read more
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The State Legislature reconvened in Albany, Wednesday afternoon, amid high hopes that this year's opening session will usher in a new era of bi-partisan cooperation instead of political bickering an...read more
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The legislature reconvened in Albany, Wednesday afternoon, for the first day of the 2016 legislative session, and there was no lack of rhetoric by politicians from both sides of the aisle.  Ass...read more
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The New York Giants have parted ways with Head Coach and Waterloo native Tom Coughlin after 12 seasons and two Super Bowl victories.  Coughlin resigned today ater ten of the past 12 seasons ended...read more
At 2:00am on Monday morning, the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department and the Town of Seneca Falls Fire Department were dispatched to the Stanton Meadows Apartments at 2133 State Route 5&20 in S...read more
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Think you have what it takes to sing opera?  Well, here's your chance.  The Geneva Light Opera is holding open auditions from January 12th through the 15th in Geneva for roles in its product...read more
2015 was a busy year at Finger Lakes Daily News with more than six million page views. Using Google analytics, we know that almost 700-thousand unique visitors looked for news and information from the...read more
Can’t travel to Times Square to watch the ball drop on New Year’s Eve? Visit Seneca Falls instead. Antonina’s Restaurant hosted its own ball drop for the 15 years, but the restauran...read more
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  Will 2016 be the year of Uber in the Finger Lakes? Seneca County Chamber of Commerce President Jeff Shipley says with talk that the national ride share service wants to come to Rochester, wh...read more
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Cayuga County Legislator Tim Lattimore is happy for his fellow lawmakers in Seneca County now that the Lago Resort and Casino has its license, but he said on Wednesday's Finger Lakes Morning News that...read more
The Seneca County Board of Supervisors has passed a resolution reiterating its support of the Lago Resort and Casino and called on those fighting against the project to "stand down" so Lago's develo...read more
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Seneca White Deer, Incorporated's efforts to buy a part of the former Seneca Army Deer and keep it as a home of some 200 white deer is gaining national and global attention according to group Presid...read more
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Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg retires in a matter of days. In an interview with Finger Lakes News Radio, he took time to look back and comment on his law enforcement career and two terms as Sher...read more
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Retiring Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg has high hopes for his successor. Stenberg has had a long standing relationship with Tim Luce and brought HIM on board as a consultant when Luce retired fr...read more
 Seneca County Deputies arrested four people from Buffalo Tuesday night for allegedly stealing from stores at Waterloo Outlet Mall around 8'clock. Deputies had received a report of a theft  ...read more
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The owners of Hammondsport's Heron Hill Winery have made an offer they will not refuse. Heron Hill has pledged to  match dollar for dollar up to 200-thousand dollars all donations made to Seneca ...read more
Turning Stone Casino is filing a lawsuit against the New York State Gaming Commission for granting a gaming license to the Lago Resort and Casino in Seneca County, which will be located less than 100 ...read more
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Casino Free Tyre spokesperson Desiree Dawley tells Finger Lakes News Radio the fight is far from over, even if the State Gaming Commission has granted a gaming license for the Lago Resort and Casino...read more
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  Over the next few days, we will offer some final thoughts from retiring Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg, who leaves office in a little more than a week. He is ready to wrap up a law enfo...read more
  Many people will be ready to give that Christmas tree and other items the heave-ho by the weekend. Seneca Meadows has set its post-holiday recyclables drop-off hours. Electronic waste, which...read more
Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack feels its playing against a stacked deck now that the Lago Resort and Casino has been awarded a gaming license to open a Las Vegas-style casino in Seneca County. ...read more
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        No questions, no discussion, no debate. On a straight voice vote the New York Gaming Commission just after 2:30 this afternoon approved a gaming license for the Lago ...read more
Acting State Supreme Court Justice Patrick Falvey has refused to sign a cease and desist order that would halt Seneca Meadows Landfill from continuing construction work on an access road for the Mea...read more
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      A lot of people were surprised Friday morning when the State Gaming Commission announced that they will have a meeting Monday in New York City to consider granting casino licen...read more
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    They hope to see better than four thousand runners take part in the first ever Women's Right to Run 19 K in May in Seneca Falls. Event spokesperson Katie MacIntyre tells Finger Lakes...read more
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports an almost 100 year old house on Murray Road in the Town of Fayette was destroyed in an overnight fire. Fire Departments from Fayette Varick, Canoga and Romul...read more
Outgoing Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg and Undersheriff Gary Sullivan Wednesday released their final annual report.  Some of the highlights include: The department generating over $3.5 ...read more
Police say 62 year-old James Rosenberger of Waterloo had a blood alcohol count four times the legal limit when he allegedly backed his vehicle into a Waterloo Police car, this week.  Rosenberger ...read more
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Four bus loads of people toured the former Seneca Army Depot this week to get a look at the nearly 7-thousand acres of land the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency is putting on the market. T...read more
After 14 years of wearing dreadlocks, Sean Muldoon, lead singer of local band Stone Soul Foundation, has shaved them off for a good cause.  Muldoon shaved his head recently to fulfill his promise...read more
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The Seneca County United Way Campaign is doing well.  That was the word Monday from Karen Macier during her appearance on the Finger Lakes Morning News.[audio:12141540459-Macier1.mp3] [/audio]Ma...read more
It’s been almost two decades since Seneca Falls started celebrating a suspected connection to Bedford Falls, the town in Director Frank Capra’s classic film "It's A Wonderful Life." There ...read more
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All 325 graves at the Sampson Veterans Cemetery will be decorated with a Christmas wreath Saturday in a service that starts at 10:30 AM. Cemetery Director Bill Yale says the event always brings a lot ...read more
31 year old Peter Edwards the second surrendered to Seneca County authorities on Wednesday. An arrest warrant had been issued for him from Varick Court on charges of 4th degree Arson, Criminal Misch...read more
This weekend, it's the annual “It’s a Wonderful Life” Festival celebrating the connections between Seneca Falls and the 1946 Frank Capra film classic, It’s A Wonderful Life. O...read more
The Seneca County Health Department holds it's  final Hepatitis A Vaccination Clinic at the Seneca County Office Building until 4 this afternoon. There have been five people diagnosed with hepati...read more
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The Seneca County Emergency Management office is encouraging county residents to sign up for its new Hyper Reach emergency telephone notification systems.  EMS Director Melissa Taylor says by re...read more
Trash trains may not be headed to Seneca Falls, if the Seneca County Board of Supervisors has its way.   Last night, the Seneca County lawmakers called for the closure of the Seneca Meadows...read more
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Stepping in at the last minute to preserve the traditional Thanksgiving dinner in Seneca Falls, House of Concern Executive Director Rhonda Pollino says over five hundred people were served.[audio:1208...read more
A Geneva man was arrested by Waterloo Police, Monday, for allegedly entering a residence in the Village of Waterloo, illegally, in May of this year and then damaging property once inside the home.&nb...read more
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There is a common misconception that the white deer found at the former Seneca Army Depot are a special breed. Dr. Paul Curtis, an Extension Wildlife Specialist in the Department of Natural Resource...read more
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Dig into the back of your closet! Go way way back there! Generations Bank is hosting an Ugly Sweater Party fundrasier next Friday night to raise money for the on going transformation of the former Sen...read more
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      With the pending sale of the former Seneca Army Depot with in the next year or so, many people are worried about the future of the white deer on the base . Dr. Paul Curtis , ...read more
A case of influenza in Ontario County, confirmed in a sample sent the state lab in Albany, has officially triggered the start of this year's flu season in the Finger Lakes.  The fact that the fl...read more
The Seneca County Health Department has confirmed a case of Hepatitis A in a food service worker. The food service worker is employed at the Mark's Pizzeria located at 1963 Kingdom Plaza, in Seneca Fa...read more
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Mike and Leeanne Teufel and kids will be gathered around the Christmas tree in their own home this year. A Habitat for Humanity Home that has been under construction on Chestnut Street in Seneca Falls...read more
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  It's really taken off since the first one in 2010. Across the USA, Saturday is now recognized as "Small Business Saturday." It was started by American Express five years ago to encourage hol...read more
The Town of Seneca Falls Police Department would like to notify the community that on Monday November 23RD, 2015 at 4:19 PM, a Patrol Officer responded to East Bayard Street for a report of a Suspic...read more
Seneca County wants to purchase 500 acres of the former Seneca Army Depot. The Seneca County Board of Supervisors’ Planning, Development, Agriculture, and Tourism Committee voted Tuesday to buy...read more
Seneca Falls Police are trying to identify a man who attempted to lure a child into his car on East Bayard Street around 4:15 p.m. Monday. Police describe the man as "a white male with orange or red...read more
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If you're going to be partying this holiday weekend, download the Have A Plan app to your smart phone first. Seneca County Stop-DWI Coordinator Stu Peenstra says the app can help get you home safely...read more
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  It's one of the biggest drinking nights of the year. Folks come home for Thanksgiving and decide to head out to the hometown bar the night before Thanksgiving to see buddies. In law enforcemen...read more
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Wednesday December 17th, 2014. It was just after 2 in the afternoon. The State Gaming Facilities Location Board with much fanfare names Lago as one of the three parties they recommend for a state ca...read more
The Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (SLPWA) has requested that State Health Commissioner, Dr. Howard Zucker,  take an active role in notifying at risk populations about the dangers of Seneca ...read more
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The New York State Gaming Commission met today in New York City, but did not award any of the four licenses for upstate New York, non-Indian casinos. Gaming Commission Executive Director Robert Willia...read more
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  Seneca White Deer President Dennis Money on the Finger Lakes Morning News today said his group wants to put a bid down for at least three thousand acres of the former Seneca Army depot this ...read more
A 29 year old Trumansburg man is accused of stealing a car from a bar in the town of Campbell. Mark Winkleblack is charged with felony grand larceny for allegedly stealing a car that was parked at the...read more
A Seneca County jury has found 37 year-old Brian Karris guilty in the second degree murder of 24 year-old Thomas Blancke. The two were cellmates at Five Points Correctional on December 14th of 2013....read more
Seneca County vaccinated close to 3,000 people for hepatitis A in an effort to protect the public from catching the disease from that McDonald's food service worker in seneca falls between Halloween...read more
Casino Free Tyre has gone back to court asking that the work on the Lago Resort and Casino be stopped.   On Monday this week, attorneys for Casino Free Tyre filed a 48-page request for a pr...read more
Today is the final day of Seneca County's Hepatitis A vaccination clinic at the Seneca County Office Building in Waterloo.  So far, the clinics have vaccinated over 26-hundred people who were e...read more
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It's getting colder and you've probably turned up the thermostat to stay warm. But if you're worried about paying for you heating bills this winter, the Cayuga Seneca Community Action Agency is ready ...read more
The Tim Hortons Cafe & Bake Shop in Auburn and Seneca Falls closed abruptly on Wednesday, two of a number of the Canadian-based coffee shops shuttered across central New York. Tim Hortons corporat...read more
As of November 18, 2015, The Food Safety Law Firm, Marler Clark LLP of Seattle and Underberg and Kessler LLP of Rochester have filed a class action lawsuit against the fast-food corporation, Jascor, I...read more
A Seneca Falls man, behind bars on multiple charges of domestic violence stemming from an incident in Fayette, is now facing an additional 50 counts of Criminal Contempt after the Seneca County Sherif...read more
It must be a sign of the times.  24 year-old Nicholas Roof of Seneca Falls was taken to Ontario County Jail early Wednesday morning for allegedly stealing about a dollar's worth of loose change f...read more
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The Seneca County Public Health Department continues to offer Hepatitis A Vaccinations the rest of the week for people who may have been exposed to the diagnosed worker at the Seneca Falls McDonald's ...read more
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The open enrollment period for health care plans is underway, and the Cayuga-Seneca Community Action Agency is here to help you decide on the best plan for you and your family. CSCAA spokeswoman Lydia...read more
Another arrest has been made into the investigation of property stolen from a Milo resident back in August. 30 year old James Grant of Seneca Falls is charged with grand larceny for allegedly stealing...read more
Employees of two upstate casinos rallied in Albany, Tuesday, to urge the state Gaming Commission not to issue a gaming license to Lago Resort and Casino on the grounds that the Seneca County casino wo...read more
Opponents of the Lago Resort & Casino converged on the state's Legislative Office Building in Albany at noon today in a continuing effort to convince the State Gaming Commission to reject the de...read more
The Seneca County Health Department is continuing to hold Hepititis A vaccination clinics for anyone who ate at the Waterloo-Seneca Falls McDonalds Restaurant, early this month.  A McDonalds food...read more
Lago Resort & Casino Construction Enters New Phase, As Foundation Work Begins this Week   More Than 50 Union Jobs Created   Upstate’s Manning Squires Hennig to Lead Project; ...read more
For all of you with artistic interests that need a creative spark or those of you who miss putting together the old shoebox displays from school the community of Waterloo has something for you. The Re...read more
New York State Inspector General Catherine Leahy Scott announced Friday that she is finalizing an extensive investigation into the escape of convicted killers David Sweat and Richard Matt from ...read more
One of the two convicts that broke out of an upsate prison pleaded guilty Friday to all charges related to the June escape.  David Sweat spent 22 days on the run after a brazen breakout from the ...read more
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The fourth annual Drag Thru the Decades is Saturday at 8pm to raise funds for the Center of the Finger Lakes.  Chelsea Snyder says the LGBTQ center has a great impact on the community.[audio:1113...read more
State Senator Michael Nozzolio might just be the most farm-friendly lawmaker in the state.  Ever since his election to the Senate, Nozzolio has received the New York State Farm Bureau's annual ...read more
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The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office is now inviting family members or caregivers of children under the age of eighteen  with Autism, Down Syndrome or other cognitive impairments who are at...read more
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They are taking some time off. After 18 years, the owners of the Downtown Deli in Seneca Falls will not be putting out their traditional free Thanksgiving feast. The Seneca Falls Elks Club, the House ...read more
The Unity Council of the Cayuga Nation assured law enforcement, Tuesday, that three fugitives being sought in connection with a September dispute that led to violence, are not holed up on Nation terri...read more
A Seneca County Grand Jury late last week indicted 42-year old Earl Wilson of Romulus for the deaths of a couple riding a motorcycle on Route 96 A in the Town of Fayette last September. Wilson who wa...read more
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Congressman Tom Reed and his staff are closely following the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency's efforts to sell off the remaining seven thousand acres of the former Seneca Army Depot whic...read more
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  Seneca White Deer, the group that has been advocating for preservation of the white deer herd at the former Seneca Army Depot, is expected to step up and make a bid on some or all of the pro...read more
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We now know what it is and what it means.  The Auburn sculptor responsible for the new statue in Seneca Falls is happy that it has people talking. Audrey Iwaniki appeared on Tuesday's Finger Lak...read more
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  They have been intertested in the property for some 18 years. Seneca White Deer President Dennis Money tells us his group, along with the Nature Conservancy and others, plan to be involved i...read more
On September 10, 2015, Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies were called to 2906 County Road 124 in the Town of Varick, New York for the report of shots fired. Arriving units determined that a co...read more
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Those old lever voting machines will be consigned to the dustbin of history starting next year. Seneca County Democratic Election Commissioner Ruth Same says finally everyone will have to make ...read more
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  The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency wants to sell the nearly 7 thousand acres of the former Seneca Army Depot they control. Interested buyers can come to a public information mee...read more
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    Last month, Assemblyman Gary Pretlow, the chairman of the Assembly's Racing and Wagering Committee, released a statement calling on the state Gaming Commission to deny a license to t...read more
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  Incoming Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce, who ran unopposed in Tuesday's election, will be rolling up his sleeves and getting to work right away in January. Labor talks are at the top of his ...read more
After more than 50 years, Routes 5 & 20 through the Village of Waterloo is no longer a four lane highway. Crews finishing the summer-longer paving project have repainted the the lanes and reduced...read more
Waterloo Police arrested a 29 year-old suspect, today, they believe is responsible for the armed hold-up of the Sunoco Express Mart in the Village, back on September 19.   Police say Colter Morr...read more
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They just sit there in their shrink wrapped packages until they get tossed out. When New York switched over to optical scan ballots in 2010, the new law allowed for each voter to get up to three bal...read more
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  Seneca County was one of the first places in the state to test out and use optical scan ballots instead of lever machines. That was back in 2009. Now they are used statewide. Seneca County D...read more
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  They have some seven thousand acres up for sale. The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency is holding a public information meeting Saturday and they want to hear from people interested b...read more
The Town of  Seneca Falls is continuing a boil water advisory for water customers north of the railroad tracks. The water department expects to keep the advisory in place through at least Tuesd...read more
State Police at Troop E headquarters in Canandaigua remind people who have seasonal homes in the Finger Lakes that they can take part in the State Police Posted Property Program. Troopers can check on...read more
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If you're a parent or the guardian of a small child, you'll want to listen to this Halloween safety message in its entirety from former Seneca Falls Police Chief Fred Capozzi.  Capozzi was inte...read more
UPDATE:  9:10 AM Seneca County officials confirmed, this morning, that the boil water advisory for Seneca Falls will remain in effect until Monday when an update will be issued by the Water Depa...read more
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  It's a turkey call. Not the kind a hunter sounds out in the woods, however. The Seneca County House of Concern has put out a call for turkeys so they can prepare Thanksgiving baskets for famil...read more
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You've got questions. They'll have answers. The Seneca County Sheriff's office and various community groups will host  an information forum at Waterloo High Thursday night highlighting the growin...read more
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The Seneca County Board has been hunting for a new County Manager since last January and at last they have someone. Current Town of Seneca Supervisor in Ontario County John Sheppard is getting the j...read more
Responding to the news Tuesday that three state lawmakers were calling on the casino location board to rescind its decision to recommend the Lago Resort and Casino for one of the four upstate casinos,...read more
Assemblyman Gary Pretlow, the Chairman of the New York State Assembly Racing and Wagering Committee on Tuesday called on the New York State Gaming Commission to reject "the job-killing Lago Resort &am...read more
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  Flashlight, can of beans, fly swatter, sleeping bag, tablet. Key items of a camping checklist. In the near future you should be able to hook up with the outside world with your tablet as Sam...read more
The current four lane street in the village of Waterloo will be replaced two lanes. The new roadway will have one lane for vehicles to travel east and one west through the village, an inside lane that...read more
The earth-moving equipment is - once again - reshaping the land where the Lago Resort and Casino is to be built in rural Seneca County.  The Tyre Town Board cleared the way for Lago to proceed wi...read more
After the Tyre Town Board unanimously approved the final site plan for the Lago Resort & Casino last night, two Lago partners – Thomas C. Wilmot, Sr., Wilmorite Chairman, and M. Brent Steven...read more
The search is on for the original Women’s Rights Declaration. When Megan Smith joined the White House as chief technology officer in the fall of 2014, she wanted to see the original version of ...read more
Last week, former Waterloo Acting Village Justice Roger Barto was sentenced to 6 months in the Seneca County Correctional Facility and 5 years probation for insurance fraud, defrauding the government,...read more
The Oneida Indian Nation today launched an education campaign to shed light on how the planned Lago Resort & Casino is what they call "a complete perversion of Governor Cuomo's vision for gaming i...read more
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They get to live another day.  In the last 5 and a weeks, Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies have broken out their Narcan kits and revived 3 people who were overdosing on heroin or other opi...read more
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  Seneca County Habitat for Humanity holds a "Raise the Roof" party at the Gould Hotel in Seneca Falls Friday. Board Chairman Menzo Case says they will be honoring sponsors  and volunteer...read more
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Next Tuesday the 27th, State Parks officials will hold a public hearing on their new draft master plan for Sampson State Park. Finger Lakes Regional Parks Senior Planner Marcus Riehl tells us there is...read more
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Seneca Meadows and Seneca Energy have been converting methane landfill gas into renewable energy for 20 years now. Marcy Neumire at Seneca Meadows says they have 2 unique operations, one that burns ...read more
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Their supply has been getting depleted quicky. Seneca County House of Concern Executive Director Rhonda Pollino says they have been running low on canned goods in recent months due to all the new peop...read more
A coalition of Finger Lakes businesses are up in arms about a plan to dump solid waste from New York City at the Seneca Meadows Landfill in Seneca County. The coalition attended a meeting in New Yor...read more
The Tyre Town Board Thursday night approved two more measures related to development of the Lago Resort and Casino project north of the Waterloo Thruway exit. The Board unanimously approved the Lago d...read more
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How about this type of exposure for the Finger Lakes. The Food Network's website has uploaded a series of photos with corresponding information on places to eat and drink when visiting the Finger Lake...read more
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The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency will host a public information meeting next month to discuss the immediate future of the former Seneca Army Depot. The Army’s environmental cleanu...read more
For the past year, plans have been discussed for a reconfigured Main Street in the Village of Waterloo. The current four lane street will be replaced two lanes. The new roadway will have one lane for...read more
Finger Lakes Wine Business Coalition to Attend & Oppose Mayor de Blasio’s Public Hearing on Transporting NYC Garbage To Finger Lakes Wine Country  Concerned upstate citizens launch &ls...read more
The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency will host a public information meeting to discuss the immediate future of the former Seneca Army Depot next month. The meeting will take place at 10 a.m...read more
2:47PM UPDATE: Former Waterloo Acting Village Justice Roger Barto was sentenced to 6 months in the Seneca County  Correctional Facility and 5 years probation for insurance fraud, defrauding the g...read more
The Southern Tier Chapter of the American Red Cross has named Carlos McCluskey as its new Executive Director.  McCluskey has been a Red Cross employee for the past two years and is also a firef...read more
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    The Seneca County United Way has announced a campaign goal this year of 370-thousand dollars. Campaign Chair Bob Kernan says with the pressing poverty problem in the county, it's more ...read more
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  You see them in the new master plan for Sampson State Park. Up to 15 upscale, one and two bedroom lakeside cottages are being built over the next couple years. Finger Lakes Parks Senior Plan...read more
In 1896, Susan B. Anthony said of the bicycle, “it has done more to emancipate women than anything else in the world.” On Sunday, October 18th, you can be a part of this tradition and part...read more
Varick Town Supervisor Bob Hayssen is calling on all factions of the Cayuga Indian Nation to come to the table and start a dialogue to end the 25-years of disregard for the good people of Seneca Count...read more
Seneca Community Players will once again entertain visitors to Seneca Falls with their version of It's A Wonderful Life with a one hour radio play, Merry Christmas, George Bailey! Auditions will be ...read more
On Thursday morning, shortly after 7:36 am, Town of Seneca Falls Police responded to a report of a serious motor vehicle accident involving one vehicle on County House Road in the Town of Seneca Falls...read more
Casino Free Tyre has released a series of new videos on youtube trying to hit back against the developers of the proposed Lago Resort and Casino project just off the Waterloo Thruway Exit in Seneca ...read more
The State Office of Parks, Recreation, and Historic Preservation will hold a public hearing October 27th on a new draft Master Plan for Sampson State Park. The plan will outline development and oper...read more
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The State Gaming Commission is still doing background checks on the 3 groups recommended for casino licenses last December. Wilmorite Chair Tom Wilmot Senior, who is a principal partner for the Lago p...read more
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It's a question many people have asked and we finally had a chance Friday morning to get an answer. Why did the developers of the Lago Resort and Casino project start work on the site near the Water...read more
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The Tyre Town Board has approved a new SEQRA, or State Environmental Quality Review Act resolution for the Lago Resort and Casino Project. Project partner, Wilmorite Chairman Thomas Wilmot Sr. spoke...read more
One person was arrested and 309 marijuana plants were seized and destroyed as the Seneca County Sheriff's Office Narcotics Unit concluded its annual investigation into the unlawful growing of marijuan...read more
It's time for a do-over. The Tyre Town Board holds a special meeting tonight at the Magee Fire Hall. They are in position to pass a new resolution saying the Lago Resort and Casino project would not...read more
Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg reports that Sheriff's Investigators and Deputies arrested Christopher T Kesterson AGE: 29 of 1492 Caroline Road Waterloo NY 13165.  It is alleged that Kester...read more
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The National Women's Hall Of Fame in Seneca Falls adds its newest 10 members this Saturday. By the time the next induction happens 2 years from now, the Hall of Fame will have moved into the 171 yea...read more
A grant of $20,000 has been awarded to the Cayuga/Seneca Community Action Agency's Domestic Violence Services Department from the Mary Kay Foundation. The local shelter is one of 150 to receive fundin...read more
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  Judge Craig Doran has been an Ontario County Judge since 1999 and he is looking for broader responsibilities. He is running for State Supreme Court Justice for the eight county 7th Judicial ...read more
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If you see someone out in a field or down by the lake later this week painting, it's likely they are one of the 30 artist competing in the Seneca Lake Plein Air Festival. It runs from Wednesday thro...read more
UPDATE 1pm Waterloo Police Department News Release On September 28, 2015 at about 7:15 pm, The Waterloo Police Department was dispatched to the Waterloo Sunoco Express Mart at 136 E. Main Stre...read more
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UPDATE:  10 AM Fire destroyed the cab of a tractor trailer truck that was in the rear parking lot of the Nice-n-Easy convenience store at the intersection of Routes 414 and 318 in Tyre, early th...read more
Waterloo State Police today arrested a 63 year old Town of Waterloo resident for allegedly waving a gun around during a road rage incident on Routes 5 and 20 in the Town of Waterloo on September 15th....read more
12/25/15 2pm- Seneca Falls Police today released a photograph of the man arrested for taking a shower in a Seneca Falls home. _________________________________________________________________________...read more
SENECA FALLS, N.Y. (Sept. 23, 2015) – The first class of the ITT Goulds Pumps advanced manufacturing machinist program, a partnership with Finger Lakes Community College, graduated on Sept. 18 i...read more
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The Seneca County Sheriff's office is teaming up with the DEA for another National Prescription Drug Take Back Day this Saturday. Deputies will be accepting unwanted pills at the Law Enforcement Cen...read more
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Catholics from the Rochester Diocese will be well represented at the Pope's various stops in America. Pope Francis arrives in Washington, D.C. at Joint Base Andrews at 4 p.m. Diocesan spokesman Doug ...read more
On September 18, 2015, at about 10:48pm, Seneca County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigators arrested Kimberly D. Silbernagel, age 48, of Waterloo on charges stemming from a traffic stop on E...read more
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It may sound insignificant, but the State of New York puts a lot of effort into its weekly fall foliage reports. After all, leaf peepers and others spent an estimated 16.2 billion dollars here last ...read more
You have seen the signs saying no to the proposed Tyre casino, now signs are showing up promoting the Lago Resort and Casino. The red and white lawn signs began showing up last week. One reads "More ...read more
Obstacles haven't stopped Trevor's Gift from helping the Waterloo community. In fact, flat tires haven't even stopped them from giving. Recently volunteers have been using a dolly for quite some tim...read more
This Tuesday the Waterloo Library will feature Dr. John Avanzato, the fourth writer in the library's Local Author Series. He will discuss his two books: "Hostile Hospital" and "Prescription for Disa...read more
A 42-year old Romulus man has been charged with two counts of Vehicular Manslaughter and one count of Felony Driving While Intoxicated for an accident Wednesday night that left two people dead. State...read more
UPDATE:  12:18PM, 9-17-15 An Auburn man was killed Wednesday afternoon when his car - eastbound on Routes 5 & 20 in the area of the Montezuma Flats in the Town of Tyre crossed the center lin...read more
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They hope the sun keeps shining. Area grape growers are in the opening days of harvest season. Cornell Co-operative Extension Service Viticulture specialist Hans Walter Peterson says the fruit is ri...read more
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There's a lot of behind the scenes work happening as organizers prepare to put on the first ever Women’s Right to Run 19 K in Seneca Falls next Mothers' Day weekend. Spokesperson Katie MacIntyre...read more
UPDATE 9/12/15 2:20PM: Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies and the Seneca Fall Police Department, in their continuing investigation into the shooting on County Road 124 in the Town of Varick on Th...read more
A high speed chase early Saturday morning that started in Ontario County on Pre-Emption Road and ended at the East Bayard Street extension in Seneca Falls led to the arrest of 46 year old James Rogers...read more
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Local meat distributor and retail store owners Keith and Sue Schrader of Schrader Farms in Seneca County say that USDA lab results concerning a contamination are questionable. Earlier this week a re...read more
After weeks of inactivity, road construction has resumed on Routes 5&20 in Seneca Falls and Waterloo. Yesterday crews began milling the four lane highway at the former Seneca Falls Village line n...read more
Thursday was Primary Election day and the results for most of the Finger Lakes are available online.  Below are links to the election results for Cayuga, Ontario, Seneca and Yates Counties. ...read more
On September 26th, 2015, The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office, partnering with the DEA, will conduct another DRUG TAKE BACK DAY at two Seneca County locations.  From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM deput...read more
The co-developers of the Lago Resort and Casino project, Wilmorite and Peninsula Pacific say they have filed more than 3-thousand pages of environmental reports to Town of Tyre officials for a second ...read more
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You might think now that Labor Day has come and gone boating season is over. Not quite yet. Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenbergt tells us his Marine Patrol will be on duty another few weeks.   ...read more
Another lawsuit has been filed in an attempt to stop the Lago Resort and Casino from being built.   The Oneida Indian Nation is suing New York's Gaming Commission after the state agency dec...read more
An Auburn house painter spent the long holiday weekend in the Seneca County jail after being arrested Thursday for allegedly stealing  two rings from a home he was working at  in the Town of...read more
Seneca County Health Department Officials have visually identified the presence of suspeted blue-green algae blooms in waters of Van Cleef Lakes and in the Cayuga/Seneca Canal at Demont's;  both ...read more
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    Our local State Parks are bracing for a big labor day weekend . Camp sites are booked up and Finger Lakes Regional Parks Director Fred Bonn says just about all the swimming areas wil...read more
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    No it's not the same kind of water chestnut you get with Asian cuisines. The Cayuga Lake Watershed Network reports the discovery last month of Invasive Water Chestnut plants on the...read more
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State Education Commissioner Mary Ellen Elia is spending today in Seneca Falls.  Elia will spend the day talking with students, teachers, parents, and  union representatives.  She will...read more
      See using your cell phone and driving around will get you in trouble.  Seneca County Deputies on Route 96 near Ovid this early morning pulled over 41 year old . Matthew Wo...read more
Two men were sent to the Seneca County Jail after a bar fight on Cowling Street early Sunday in Seneca Falls. Town Police  arrested 26 year old William Larkin, of  Olean and 22 year old ...read more
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...read more
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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 L...read more
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 It's a 5K where runners aren't pounding the pavement, instead they are on  a wildlife trail at the Seneca Meadows Wetlands Preserve in Seneca Falls . The 5th annual 5K Race for Hunger is Sa...read more
U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer announced Wednesday that, following his push, the National Women’s Hall of Fame will host a town hall with Treasurer of the United States Rosa “Rosie”...read more
The cases against two of the three people charged in a home invasion robbery in the Town of Fayette last Thursday have been moved to a grand jury for their consideration . 31 Jayson Delpapa of Waterlo...read more
Two people have been arrested for allegedly burglarizing three Yates County wineries.  33 year old Moises Ruiz, of Geneva, and 32 year old Craig Kaufman, of Romulus, were arrested on Superior Cou...read more
08/24/2015 At 7:48 AM today Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies responded to a Town of Fayette residence and discovered a 60 year old male dead of an apparent self inflicted gun shot wound.  Seneca ...read more
 Three people are now being held for a Seneca County home invasion robbery that happened last Thursday at a house on Yost Road in the Town of Fayette . New York State Police say   Polic...read more
      We got notice this morning that a pair of public hearings on the Lago Resort and Casino project set for Thursday night have been canceled. The Tyre Town Borad was going to hear...read more
Playing loose with the facts: Casino opponents have been clouding issues through trail of misinformation.  That's the title of a guest editorial in Sunday's Finger Lakes Times. Robert Seem, who ...read more
A Waterloo man is facing a felony charge of Falsifying Busiess Records in the First Degree following his arrest by Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies, Thursday night.  Deputies say 27 year-old John...read more
A 61 year-old Seneca Falls man was killed early this morning when his motorcycle was struck by a vehicle on West Tyre Road in the Town of Tyre, about 1/4 mile east of Route 414.  Seneca County Sh...read more
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The Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association in a release this morning urged caution after the DEC confirmed Harmful Algae Bloom (HAB) is floating on the  northeast shore of Seneca Lake near Kime Beac...read more
Despite the fact that inmate David Sweat will serve life behind bars without the possibility of parole, the Clinton County District Attorney will prosecute Sweat for the June 6 prison break from the C...read more
A Geneva man whose vehicle wound up in a ditch,Tuesday night, is facing several charges including DWI.  Waterloo Police say Lonnie Hutchinson was southbound on Burgess Road in Waterloo when he fa...read more
A Rochester man is facing several charges following two separate incidents that occurred on two different dates in the Town of Seneca Falls. Town of Seneca Falls Police arrested Gisbert J. Hanft, age...read more
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    The 5th annual Seneca Meadows 5K Race for Hunger is coming up quick on the 29th. Wetlands Preserve spokesperson Marcy Neumire says the race which benefits the Seneca County House of ...read more
SENECA FALLS - Meg Jensen of Calvary Lutheran Church spent her 18th birthday digging a hole at 30 Chestnut St., Seneca Falls. The holes will be filled with cement to support a ramp for the handicapped...read more
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The developers of the Lago Resort and Casino have repeatedly touted the economic benefits of the $425 million project, but Casino Free Tyre's Desiree Dawley says the Seneca County town of Tyre, where ...read more
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Is the Lago Resort and Casino an economic miracle or an environmental disaster? For one Tyre resident, whose property is situated adjacent to the proposed 425 million dollar casino, the verdict is alr...read more
The brutal murder of 20 year-old Kristin O'Connell whose throat was slashed 30 years ago while visiting Seneca County remains unsolved, but State Police have not given up.   Friday they met...read more
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    You'll see them all over the Finger Lakes over the next few days. The National Wine Bloggers Conference is taking place in Corning and participants will be fanning out to area vineya...read more
Ventosa Vineyards 2011 Lemberger, Estate Grown from the Finger Lakes region won the coveted "Governor's Cup" trophy at the 2015 New York Wine and Food Classic competition held Tuesday and Wednesday at...read more
The Seneca County Sheriffs Office has released the name of the man killed Sunday afternoon  in two vehicle crash on State  Route  5 in the "Montezuma Flats" in the Town of Tyre. They sa...read more
It took Bridgette Hobart Janeczko 20 1/2 hours to conquer Cayuga Lake, this past weekend, and now it's on to Seneca Lake for the 52 year-old New Jersey business executive.  Janeczko, who grew up...read more
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      Can you spare a few hours a week ? The North Seneca County Meals on Wheels program needs  volunteer drivers, riders, and day-chairs.  Coordinator Jamie Damoth &n...read more
In 1915 Seneca Falls was drastically changed by the flooding of the area known as “The Flats.” The flooding was intentional. It was the result of excavating, building and digging the new a...read more
Tensions have escalated again as various factions of the Cayuga Indian Nation struggle for control of tribal businesses. Greg Cotterill reports there was unrest this afternoon at Lakeside Trading in ...read more
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    It's the biggest AG show in New York . The 2015 edition of Empire Farm Days starts tomorrow and runs through Thursday at the Rodman Lott and Son Farm on Route 414 just south of Senec...read more
UPDATE 08/12/15 12:30 p.m. On 8/9/15 at 1:09 pm on St Rt 5 in the "Montezuma Flats" in the Town of Tyre , Seneca County Sheriff's Office investigated a fatal motor vehicle accident involving two vehi...read more
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James Dawley of CasiNo Free Tyre points to possible universal repercussions if unbecoming behavior becomes acceptable in a small town like Tyre.  The outcome could have negative impacts across ou...read more
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Some claim that all those opposing Wilmot's Lago Resort and Casino project need to put a lid on it.  Advocates for the casino proposal argue that it will be great for the town and county, and t...read more
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UPDATE 3:30 p.m. After almost 6-hours of deliberations, the jury in the Roger Barto insurance fraud case found him guilty on all four counts. The suspended Waterloo Acting Village Justice was charg...read more
Casino Free Tyre is urging local officials to reassess their support of Wilmot Corporation's Lago Resort and Casino project in the wake of a recent appellate court ruling that found the Tyre town of...read more
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    He DVR-ed them  and has been re-playing both over and over again. State Senator Mike Nozzolio watched both GOP Presidential debates and he picked up his ears when the subject of...read more
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        The two week centennial celebration of  Van Cleef Lake in Seneca Falls begins Saturday.    Carol Ritter Wright says on the first day they will hig...read more
The State Department of Environmental Conservation in conjunction with the Seneca Lake Pure Waters Association (SLPWA) is asking residents and visitors to report any appearance of HAB's or harmful alg...read more
A  two car crash in the Town of Covert on State Route 89 sends one man to the hospital in Ithaca Wednesday afternoon. Seneca County Deputies say 47 year old Jennifer Gehl of Horseheads was northb...read more
As part of the Van Cleef Lake Centennial Celebration, more than 50 boats from around the region are expected to converge on Seneca Falls as part of a historic “Aquacade”. The Aquacade, mor...read more
Autopsy results released Wednesday indicate that Richard Matt had sufficient alcohol in his system to be considered legally intoxicated when he was shot and killed on June 26 by a member of the U.S. C...read more
Police arrested a 49 year-old man for growing marijuana is his backyard in Waterloo, this week.  Acting on a search warrant, Waterloo Police found ten pot plants growing in Daniel Paulsen's backy...read more
Just after midnight Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies were called out to the Hillside Homes in the Town of Varick when a 14 year boy there  allegedly " got upset, broke a florescent lightbul...read more
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    Disappointed. Assemblyman Bob Oaks on the Finger Lakes Morning News today says he regrets the fact that the New York State Health Department did not pick a Finger Lakes applicant for...read more
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State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli wants to re-connect people with lost some treasure.  Right now they are sitting on 14 billion dollars worth of unclaimed funds.  In an interview with us he a...read more
Late this morning Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies arrested a Waterloo man for holding someone against their will. 36 year old Mark Prentice is charged with  Criminal Contempt , Harassment and Un...read more
Local dreams go up in smoke. The New York State Health Department has picked the 5 companies that will be allowed to get licenses to manufacture and dispense medical marijuana. None of the operation...read more
Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb is not happy that the prison employee who helped convicted murderers David Sweat and Richard Matt escape from the Clinton Correctional Facility will have her retire...read more
Firefighters were called to the Scepter Aluminum Recycling Plant in Seneca Falls, Wednesday morning, and quickly doused the flames that had engulfed a room in one of the buildings on the property.&nbs...read more
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    It changed the face of Seneca Falls forever. One hundred years ago engineers and laborers were just wrapping up the work that  flooded the industrial area know as the  flat...read more
Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies have completed their investigation into a boating accident that occurred on 07/10/2015 at 10:16 PM on Cayuga Lake in the area of Sheldrake Point which resulted in prop...read more
    Seneca County Sheriff’s Office Narcotics Investigators took a significant  heroin dealer off the streets Monday night .  23 year old Adam Bailey of Geneva faces five ...read more
The family and friends of Brien Rogers, this week, are mourning his passing. Brien B. Rogers was born and lived most of his life in Seneca Falls.  Rogers earned a masters degree in business at t...read more
ROMULUS – On Saturday, August 1, 31 additional US Navy heroes will be memorialized at Sampson State Park. The public is invited. “After many years of painstaking research, we are now able...read more
Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested two New York State registered sex offenders who were in violation of the New York State Sex Offender registration act.  Lisa A. Hennigan, age ...read more
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Vice President of Community Services Lara Turbide happily highlights the growth of Finger Lakes Health’s leadership role in the community as an institution of continuing education for medical pr...read more
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Living Under Nutritional Challenges, or LUNCH, allows people to reach out for medical support and get help to combat obesity and the risk factors it causes such as hypertension, diabetes and many ot...read more
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Bariatric surgery is used in extreme cases of obesity and is just one of the procedures proven successful in treating this unhealthy disorder.  Dr. Ronda Solomon with Life Care Medical Associat...read more
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The old adage of eat less and move more is very simplistic today. Affiliate of Finger Lakes Health Dr. Scott Kolsin stresses the positive values of physical activities and exercise along with a heal...read more
Mediation efforts to reach an agreement between the embattled factions of the Cayuga Nation has resulted in the two sides finding common ground at the bargaining table, in what appears to be the first...read more
A "summit meeting" featuring all invested parties concerned about the future of the former Seneca Army Depot and its unique, white deer herd will be held today at the Finger Lakes Institute in Geneva....read more
To cheese lovers this Saturday is one they've been waiting for since last summer;  because it's the date of the Annual Finger Lakes Cheese Festival at Sunset Creamery on Jackson Hill Road in the ...read more
Monday New York State Police arrested 27 year old Olasunkanmi  Adejumo of Penfield for allegedly using fraudulent credit cards at several Waterloo Premium Outlet stores last May. He has been char...read more
It's a great day in the 680. The North American Numbering Plan Administrator has assigned the new area code (680) for Central New York, which will coexist as an overlay in the 18 counties now served ...read more
There's a jail break in Waterloo. The old Seneca County Jail is coming down soon. Yesterday demolition crews kocked down a home next to the old jail on West Williams Street. The removal of the old j...read more
A resolution, last week, by the Seneca County Board of Supervisors to limit competition within a 90 mile radius of the Lago Resort and Casino drew a harsh rebuke Monday from Tioga Downs, whose propose...read more
New York Chiropractic College in Seneca Falls has been named a “2015 Great College to Work For” by The Chronicle of Higher Education. The results are based on a survey of workers at 281 ...read more
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We are now expected to run out of phone numbers in the 315 area code by 2017. On Thursday, the New York State Public Service Commission recommend overlaying a second area code for the 18 counties impa...read more
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  Hundreds from all over the country head to Seneca Falls this weekend  for  the annual Convention Days Celebration marking the 167th  anniversary of the 1848 Women’s Righ...read more
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Update, 1:00 p.m. A 10 hour police standoff in Waterloo ended just after 9 Thursday morning when police announced that 28 year old Andrew Sheppard had been taken into custody at a North Road home nea...read more
In the face of last week's court setbackm where the Tyre Town Board's Site Approval for the Lago Resort and Casino was vacated and work at the site suspended this week, the Seneca County Board has p...read more
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      He has been gone since the weekend and his owners are getting more worried by the day. MacGregor the goat, the popular mascot for the  Meadeville Farm Pumpkin Patch in S...read more
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Earlier this month, Jamestown resident John Plumb announced he would seek the Democratic nomination to run against Congressman Tom Reed in the 23rd Congressional District election. Reed says he welcom...read more
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    Some 700 Cycle the Erie Canal riders will enjoy some Finger Lakes hospitality in Seneca Falls the next couple of days . Seneca County  Chamber Destination Manager Rick Newman says...read more
Seneca Community Players will be holding auditions for George F. Walker's lively dark comedy Dead Metaphor at 7:00 pm on Tuesday and Wednesday July 21 & July 22 at 115 Fall Street, lower level, ...read more
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UPDATE 12:30 p.m. - The bulldozers and steam shovels will be quieted for now. Following a court ruling last week which nullified the Town of Tyre's site approval for the Lago Resort and Casino Projec...read more
In what could be devastating news for the Wilmorite Corporation, the developers of the Lago Resort and Casino in the Town of Tyre, an Appelate Court panel has determined that the Town Board of Tyre fa...read more
UPDATE 7/10/15 11:30 a.m. - The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office has concluded an investigation related to the production of methamphetamine at a Town of Waterloo residence.  The investigat...read more
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17-hundred people are racing this weekend in the various Musselman events and organizers have to be ready for anything, that includes runners getting hurt or sick. Race Director Rich Clark tells Fin...read more
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If you'd like to learn about the history of Seneca Lake and some of it's legends come downtown Friday for Geneva Night Out. Geneva Historical Society Society Executive Director Kerry Lippincott tells ...read more
The northern New York prison where two killers escaped from in early June is being repaired. Pipes, walls, and fences at the maximum-security Clinton Correctional Facility in Dannemora are being fixed...read more
      John Plumb, a political unknown, who resigned his post in May at the White House National Security Council has decided to seek the Democratic nomination to run against Republ...read more
Update 7:40am Seneca County Sheriff's News Release- The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that Sheriff's Deputies responded to a  barn fire located at 2908 Kuneytown Rd in the Town o...read more
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1:30 PM Update: It's likely to be another couple of months before the State Gaming Commission issues licenses for New York’s first three commercial casinos, including the 425 million dollar Lag...read more
A Newark woman allegedly found passed out in the driver's seat of her vehicle is facing a felony DWI charge after being arrested by Sheriff's Deputies early Sunday morning on Route 96 in Waterloo. 37...read more
The most well-known escaped prisoner in New York State has found a new home behind bars. David Sweat was moved over the weekend to the Five Points Correctional Facility in Seneca County. Sweat was rel...read more
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If you want to be a great cook -- you have to know what the food tastes like.  If you want to serve the needs of tourists to the fingerlakes -- you need to know what they experience firsthand.&...read more
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Research has shown that a healthy lifestyle is one of the best ways to fight diabetes.  And, Christie Brewer of the Seneca County Cooperative Extension says a pair of workshops planned for this...read more
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Micro Breweries are popping up all over the Finger Lakes and Agricultural expert Derek Simonds says a couple more are on tap to open real soon:         [audio:7051583551-SIM...read more
An infant wearing a diaper, wandering on the side of a road in Seneca Falls, caught the attention of a lot of people including the police. The child's mother, 27 year-old Rachel Delafranier of Seneca ...read more
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After the hamburgers and hot dogs are gone this holiday weekend, think chicken wings! The documentary comedy film "The Great Chicken Wing Hunt", which followed a band of misfits across New York looki...read more
A Newark man allegedly tried hiding a small amount of heroin while being booked into the Seneca County Correctional Facility, and is now facing charges. The Sheriff's Office says 26-year-old Christo...read more
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Senator Charles Schumer was at the National Women's Hall of Fame in Seneca Falls Wednesday afternoon to promote the idea of putting the face of a woman on the 10 dollar bill. Treasury officials are ...read more
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  New York is a little more fireworks friendly this 4th Fourth of July weekend.  Last winter Governor Cuomo signed into law a bill that allows sparklers, party poppers, cone fountains and...read more
The five applicants to be awarded licenses to grow and sell medical marijuana in New York State could be announced as early as this week, according to a government source.  In all, 43 applicants ...read more
Waterloo Police arrested a registered sex offender today when kiddie porn was found on his cell phone. They say a phone belonging to 34 year old Matthew Hutchinson was found laying on the road by a pa...read more
If you see extra activity around the 5 Points Correctional Facility in Romulus today be aware that staff is conducting an annual  "mock escape drill"  at the maximum security men's prison. T...read more
A Geneva man has been arrested in connection with the break in at the Boat House Beer Garden and the Shops at Traders Village in the Town of Romulus. Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies took 33 year ol...read more
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  Raise a roof and raise a ruckus. Seneca County Habitat for Humanity volunteers have  the exterior walls up and they have   set the studs for the interior walls of the home the...read more
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    They says it's time to share the wealth. Seneca County is one of only 10 in the state that does not share sales tax revenues with it's towns, villages and school districts and Romulu...read more
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    If you take the Route 89 bridge over the  Erie Canal and the Clyde River, just north of the  Thruway, in the town of Tyre  you'll have to change your  driving hab...read more
The exterior walls are all in place, and volunteers are setting the studs for the interior walls of Habitat for Humanity’s project at 30 Chestnut St. The house will be a three-bedroom, fully ha...read more
It's as if they sprouted out of the ground.  Actually, Waterloo Rotary has been installing them in remote locations in Seneca County.  The Girl Scouts have built three of them and the Boy Sc...read more
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Finger Lakes Health Medical PC is moving its Seneca County Urgent Care operation from East Main Street in Waterloo to Lifecare Medical Associates at 1991 Balsley Road in Seneca Falls effective next ...read more
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Four schools make up the Seneca Falls Central School District, and one Seneca Falls police officer will be making sure all students are safe in the new school year beginning in the fall. Officer Chris...read more
The Interior Board of Indian Appeals ruled Wednesday that Cliff Halftown has the authority to continue to access federal funds until the leadership dispute within the Cayuga Indian Nation is resolve...read more
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The weekend is nearly upon us and many of us will be hitting farmers markets and those tempting road side stands. Mo Tidball at the Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Service office says fr...read more
With the release of "Jurassic World" -- the latest in the "Jurassic Park" sci-fi adventure series Matt Lamanna  assistant curator of vertebrate paleontology at one of the top five dinosaur collec...read more
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      St. Patrick's  in Seneca Falls and St. Mary's in Waterloo are holding their 22nd annual summer drive for the poor in Nicaragua. Peter Koch says again this year they woul...read more
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It's taking longer than expected. Seneca County is still looking for a new County Manager following the departure of James Smith in January. County Board Chairman Don Earle tells they are very caref...read more
 A Seneca Falls man is behind bars after being arrested on multiple criminal charges, Wednesday.  Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies say an arrest warrant issued by Victor Town Court led to 2...read more
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The old Seneca Falls Town Hall at 10 Fall Street and a garage complex at 28 Oak are up for sale. Town Supervisor Don Earle says they have put out request for proposals on both properties.  The f...read more
Romulus Town Supervisor David Kaiser is toting the news of a major manufacturer moving into the Seneca Ag Park, the former Seneca Army Depot, as "great news for the Town."  Akron Ag Products - a...read more
Another lawsuit in a chain of legal manuevers aimed at preventing construction of the $425 million Lago Resort and Casino in Seneca County was filed, Friday, in State Supreme Court, calling into a que...read more
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    Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg has issued a boaters advisory for Seneca Lake, Cayuga Lake and the  Seneca-Cayuga Canal.  Recent heavy rains and run off have brought wa...read more
The 35th annual Finger Lakes Carp Derby first place angler reeled in a 37.91 pound demon of the deep! Jessie Tompkins caught his 1st place fish Sunday off a dock on the east side of Seneca Lake (many...read more
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  A number of homes in Ontario, Seneca and Yates Counties suffered storm damage this week. Peggy Penders at the Western New York Better Business Bureau says be careful  who you hire for c...read more
Many Cayugas are choosing to travel to the annual Cayuga Nation SHARE Farm picnic in a manner that would make our ancestors proud this year – by foot and canoe.  The Cayuga Nation’s t...read more
The old Waterloo Cemetery, know today as the Elisha Williams Cemetery on Stark Street suffered some damage from Wednesday nights violent thunderstorm.  The cemetery is about a block away from the...read more
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Severe thunderstorms were impacting parts of Cayuga and Seneca Counties at 10:45 PM and the system was headed into the Auburn area.  The system has winds of 70 miles per hour with heavy rain and ...read more
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A swift-moving series of thunderstorms struck the Finger Lakes Monday afternoon causing widespread power outages impacting thousands of customers. Bob Pass is a spokesman for NYSEG:  [audio:6081...read more
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A severe thunderstorm as of 10:28 PM is heading towards Auburn after hitting Seneca Falls and Union Springs. The following warning was issued within the past 30 minutes. The warning remains in effect ...read more
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Wayne County from 9:16 pm ending at 10:16 pm.  A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 1 am for Sodus Bay to Mexic...read more
The names of the companies in the running to grow and distribute medical marijuana in New York state were posted on the state Health Department's website, Tuesday, and add up to a total of 43 bidders ...read more
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The Seneca Falls American Legion Feed the Future Food Drive continues through Sunday. You can bring non-perishable breakfast foods to the The Legion Hall at 48 State Street and they will turn donati...read more
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Heavy rains swamp Waterloo and Seneca Falls again this morning. Village workers in Waterloo have been seen trying to unplug storm sewers that have been clogged with debris. The thunderstorm moved acr...read more
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They will need time to clean up. Strong thunderstorm winds took down trees and tree limbs in Waterloo this afternoon, snapped power lines and bent more than a few utility poles. At the corner of Mai...read more
      A Waterloo couple was hurt in a motorcycle/deer accident Thursday night on Route 414 in theTown of Lodi . The Seneca County Sheriff's Office says 63 year old  Fred Robso...read more
Help Wanted is the phrase that best describes the Habitat for Humanity construction project in Seneca County at 32 Chestnut Street in Seneca Falls.  Volunteers worked last weekend to set the floo...read more
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To protect and serve. The Seneca Falls Police Department is an integral part of the Seneca Falls community and Tuesday they were recognized for their efforts. In the past five months, five lives were ...read more
On June 1, 2015 at approximately 10:17am, the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested David E. Merkley, Jr., age 23, of 106 Washington Street, Geneva, NY 14456 for Forcible Touching, a Class A...read more
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    The idea is to shake them up a little bit and make them think .  High school seniors from Waterloo, Seneca Falls , South Seneca and Romulus will be taking part in the  2nd ...read more
Lodi, NY, May 26, 2015– On May 20, 2015, Governor Andrew Cuomo announced that Silver Thread Vineyard has been awarded a grant from the New Farmer Grant Fund. The $20,123 award will be used to ex...read more
Romulus native and Hobart College alumnus Christopher McDonald appeared on "The Rich Eisen Show" to promote his work in an upcoming television event, "Texas Rising," that premiered on Memorial Day. "...read more
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...read more
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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 Dire...read more
The Town of Romulus has defeated a lawsuit by a local corporation that sought to reduce from nearly $300,000 total to zero the taxable value of several private properties that the corporation owns. I...read more
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By next Memorial Day, work on the Historic Firehouse at the Sampson Veterans Cemetery should be complete. Cemetery Director Bill Yale says exterior work is finished and grant money should arrive thi...read more
Memorial Day is a holiday that is frequently touched by tragedy in one form or another.  In fact, according to area hospitals it's one of the busiest days of the year for motorcycle, boating, swi...read more
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Destination marketing - that's the catch phrase nowadays in the Finger Lakes - kind of an all for one - one for all approach and Jeff Shipley of the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce says that that sp...read more
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Summer cookouts don't have to be fatty meals filled with calories.  Mo Tidball of the Seneca County Cooperative Extension says wild game -- like venison -- is a great alternative to ground beef h...read more
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School ends and your child care provider is not available during the summer months.  If your in Seneca, Yates or Ontario Counties -- you're lucky, because there's a referral service that can help...read more
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The Sampson Veterans Cemetery along Seneca Lake marks it's fourth Memorial Day on Monday. They will have an observance starting at three. Executive Director Bill Yale says people who attend are always...read more
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A long winter and a short spring made for a challenging assignment to get the state park system up and running for the Memorial Day weekend, but Regional Director for the State Parks Fred Bonn says ev...read more
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      Both of the Seneca County Sheriff's Marine Patrol Boats will be on duty through the long holiday weekend. Sheriff Jack Stenberg tells us first and foremost they are looking for...read more
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Thousands head to Waterloo, the official Birthplace of Memorial Day, for the four day Celebrate Commemorate observance. The major event tonight pays tribute to those from Waterloo who died in the Civ...read more
A 29 year old Ovid man was sentenced in Schuyler County Family Court Tuesday to 90 days in jail.  Robert Duncan, the Third, failed to pay over 2-thousand-dollars in back child support.  Acco...read more
Voters in Seneca County approved a budget of  $11.2 million for the operation of the Romulus Central School District for the next school year.  The budget passed by a vote of 174 to 65. ...read more
The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce has hired Richard Newman as its new Destination Marketing Manager. Newman, originally from Cortland, holds a BS in business administration with a concentration in...read more
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  RTS has  hired a consultant to see if  Vanpooling is a good idea for our area. Vanpools generally involve  one person designated as at the   Vanpool Driver, a bus company...read more
When organizers arranged for the annual tour of the Willard Asylum in Ovid, they figured about 240 people would show up.  But, the turnout for Saturday's 9 a.m. tour was more than ten times the n...read more
The Yates County Sheriff's Office and the National Weather Service in Binghamton have issued a frost advisory, effective from midnight tonight until 8AM, Thursday morning.  The advisory means tha...read more
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      You have to really set your fear aside. Friday people will be  rappelling  down the  First Federal Building in Downtown Rochester as part of the Seneca Waterwa...read more
On Thursday night, the Town of Lodi, officially, became the area's 25th municipality to oppose Crestwood-Midstream's LPG storage facility on the southwest shore of Seneca Lake. The Town passed a res...read more
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The Seneca County House of Concern's 1st Annual "Need To Feed Challenge" wraps up on Friday. Executive Director Rhonda Pollino says they are looking for a strong finish to this campaign.[audio:51215...read more
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Seneca Falls Town Police Release - On 05/11/2015 at approx. 1147hrs, Seneca Falls Police responded to a house fire at 54 Green St in the Town of Seneca Falls. Upon arrival, there was heavy smoke an...read more
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Update, 4 p.m. on April 29th:  The body of an elderly Seneca Falls man was pulled from the Cayuga-Seneca Canal Wednesday. State Police Investigator George Grbic tells Finger Lakes News Radio the...read more
Close to 100 volunteer firefighters were called to battle a brush fire on Sand Hill Road in Penn Yan Thursday night. Firefighters from Penn Yan, along with mutual aid from Benton, Branchport/Keuka Par...read more
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Neighbors on Miller Street in Seneca Falls were told to stay inside last night as Seneca Falls Police, State Police,' and Seneca County Sheriffs Deputies dealt with an armed individual who had threa...read more
Waterloo Police arrest a knife wielding man after a domestic dispute escalates early this morning. Police reports say 29 year old Steven Picchi allegedly punched a window in a residence, breaking it...read more
A domestic dispute turned ugly, early Saturday morning, resulting in the arrest of a 28 year-old Waterloo man, who has been charged with First Degree Criminal Contempt,a felony, 4th. Degree Criminal...read more
 Seneca Meadows announced today that Kyle Black has been named the company’s new District Manager.  Black is a Seneca County native and currently resides in Junius with his family. He ...read more
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    Casino Free Tyre continues it's fight to stop construction of the $425 million dollar   Lago Resort and Casino Project just north of the Waterloo Thruway Exit. Friday the ...read more
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    They are in for some fresh air and a little hard work.  Saturday is I Love My Park Day across New York and volunteers  with the Friends of Sampson State Park  will be ...read more
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UPDATE: The seven year-old boy who brought a loaded handgun to South Seneca Elementary School, Tuesday, has been suspended indefinitely pending a superintendent's hearing. The first-grader was cau...read more
A Richford man was badly injured when he swerved his truck to miss a deer on Route 96 near Schier Road in the Town of Covert late last night. 50 year old  Steven Mullen was traveling south when t...read more
The driver in this roll over accident walks away with minor cuts and scrapes. The accident happened around 11:25 this morning on Route 336 between McGrane Road and Route 96. 36 year old Danielle Fonda...read more
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National Tourism Week starts Saturday. Seneca County Chamber President and CEO Jeff Shipley says they have new promotion underway called "Be A Tourist In Your Own Backyard."[audio:43015120813-shiple...read 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 batterie...read more
The words in the first sentence of the report just jumped off the page. The Seneca County Sheriff's Office released details this morning on what they have called a riot Sunday night at the Hillside ...read more
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  Seneca County will be accepting applications and resumes until the end of the month for the County Manager opening. Seneca Falls Town Supervisor and County Board Chair Don Earle says they pu...read 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 beg...read more
The New York State Gaming Commission holds its regular monthly meeting in Brooklyn today and it looks like they still are not ready to grant casino licenses yet. The commisision has an eight ite...read 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. [audio:41715123456-S...read more
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The former Romulus man convicted of killing his son, now faces the death penalty for killing his first wife. 55-year old Karl Karlsen is currently serving 15 years to life for killing his son Levi. L...read more
The Romulus town board has unanimously adopted a resolution approving plans for medical marijuana growing facility. The company-Citiva Medical- would set up at the former Seneca Army Depot. Citiva is...read more
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A longtime bowling alley in Waterloo, which has been in business for several generations, wants to add more fun things for kids. Sunset Bowl owner Pat Malcuria announced exclusively this morning dur...read more
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports on April 27th, 2015 at approximately 9:44 Am Sheriff Deputies arrested Alexander P. Marshall, age 30 of 548 White Springs Rd.  ...read more
It all started when Waterloo Police asked a 51 year-old man walking along Church Street in Waterloo about 11PM, Thursday night, if he needed a ride home.  Police say Gerald Veeder of Waterloo app...read 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 ...read more
The parents of the boy who brought a handgun to South Seneca Elementary School, last Tuesday, will not face criminal charges. The 7 year-old first grader, has been suspended indefinitely pendin...read more
We now have a trial date set in the case of the people vs. Roger Barto. The acting Waterloo Village Justice was indicted by a Seneca County Grand Jury last summer on nine counts after he claimed he su...read more
Assemblyman Phil Palmesano announced, Wednesday, that applications are now being accepted for a total of four $2,500 scholarships to be awarded in June by the New York Conference of Italian-American S...read more
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  They have gotten a great response so far. Seneca County House of Concern Executive Director Rhonda Pollino tells us people have been very generous to their "Need To Feed Challenge" which is ...read more
LYONS – The Finger Lakes Luna Chicks won their opening bout against the Assault City Rollers but Trevor’s Gift was the big winner. The team donated $225 to the backpack program that feeds ...read 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 a...read 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 which...read more
A Seneca County Correction's officer who crashed his car in Brighton in Monroe County around 2:45AM, Saturday morning is facing a Felony DWI charge.   New York State Police say Christopher McPhe...read more
  The Seneca Falls man who led police on a wild chase last Friday morning that resulted in five separate accidents and three injured patrol officers has been charged with 24 violations, includin...read more
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  We have shed our winter coats. You can hear crickets and frogs again. And the surest sign of spring is nearly here. The Seneca County United Way is putting on it's 27th Annual Taste of Sprin...read more
The Seneca Falls Backpack Program has received $500 from the Seneca County United Way and $200 from the Seneca County Youth Bureau. The support, along with the generous donations of the community, ins...read more
A 19 year-old man is facing a slew of charges following a wild chase in Waterloo, Friday morning that left three patrol officers injured and a path of destruction caused by four separate accidents.&nb...read more
Waterloo Police have not released any details on a high speed chase that happened before 11 Friday morning on East River Street. We know the road was closed for a number of hours while the incident ...read more
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It's their dream to have four-thousand runners on hand for the first ever Women’ Right to Run 19 K in Seneca Falls on Mothers Day weekend next year. The team at Generations Bank is helping to...read more
A Waterloo woman has been locked up after she was seen yelling and screaming at cars as she was running down the middle of 5 and 20 in the Town of Seneca Falls just after midnight this morning. Seneca...read 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 an...read more
The first women's rights convention was held in Seneca Falls -- signaling the beginning of America's women's rights movement; that was way back in 1848 and, today, 167 years later, women are still run...read more
Three New York State wines, two from the Finger Lakes Region, were the winners in the 2015 Finger Lakes International Wine Competition. The competition was held last month in Rochester and featured 3...read more
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There's a new phone scam just about every week. Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg says the latest involves someone claiming to be from the M and T Bank fraud unit. The conman asks people to give o...read more
Seneca County Sheriff's Investigators arrested James R. Forjone, age 46 of Interlaken, on April 7th 2015 on the campus of Cornell University.  Forjone, who is a level three registered NYS sex of...read more
The only member of the Seneca County Sheriff's Office ever to be killed in the line of duty was recently honored in a special ceremony attended by Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg,  Undersheri...read 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 bushes...read more
Seneca Falls, NY:  On Saturday, April 4, New York Chiropractic College will hold commencement exercises in the Standard Process Health and Fitness Center to confer Doctor of Chiropractic degrees ...read more
New York State Senator Mike Nozzolio announced that this year’s State Budget again includes funding to offset the financial burden on local taxpayers created by the refusal of the Cayuga Indians...read 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. ...read more
Harvest Baptist Church is offering its 2015 Easter celebration to the community Sunday, April 5th, at 2382 Leader Road in Fayette, NY, beginning at 9:45am. They will start with an Easter Continental...read more
58-year old Ralph Garafalo, Junior who was charged with but never tried for his alleged part in the June 2013 shooting death of 61-year old  William “Bill” Kenny of Waterloo has died....read more
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The Waterloo Police Department, in conjunction with the Seneca Falls Police Department and the Seneca County Sheriff’s Department, will be hosting a Child Safety Seat Fitting Station on 3/28/1...read more
SENECA FALLS - It hasn’t been a good winter for the Kenneth Charron family of Willard. Kenneth, his wife, Christine, and three daughters age 16, 13 and 8 live in a two-bedroom house with two do...read more
The Seneca County Sheriff's Narcotics Unit and the Seneca Falls Police Department have wrapped up a joint investigation into suspected drug sales that were happening near a daycare facility and a loca...read more
Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports on March 25th, 2015 at 06:10 a.m. Deputies responded to the area of Nine foot Rd and Thorn Rd  in the Town of Junius for a report of a pick-...read more
This August is the 100th anniversary of the flooding of the the area known as "The Flats" in Seneca Falls. The creation of VanCleef Lake and the state's highest operating locks in the state canal syst...read more
Incumbent Waterloo Village Mayor Ted Young will continue to lead the village as absentee ballots counted Wednesday gave the Democrat the win. Young totaled 322 votes to Conservative Bill "Beezer" Whit...read more
Fire destroyed a home in the town of Seneca Falls over the weekend. Canoga, Fayette, Varick, Seneca Falls, Waterloo, Border City, and Cayuga Fire Departments responded to the report of a house fire ar...read more
May 16th is the date set for ceremonies to remember the more than 57-hundred patients of the Willard Psychiatric Center buried in unmarked graves at the Willard Cemetery on the east shore of Seneca ...read more
On March 20, 2015, the Appellate Division of the N.Y.S. Supreme Court in Rochester unanimously affirmed the Seneca County conviction of defendant Alexander VanVleet, rejecting all seven claims made by...read more
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The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce says more than 30 local retail stores will be offering discounts as part of the ‘I Shop NY’ campaign. That runs from Sunday through April 6th. We as...read more
Wine and Spirits Magazine bestows a Seneca County Wine with their highest rating among all the Finger Lakes Wines. Sheldrake Point Winery is pleased to announce that its 2014 Wild Ferment Riesling I...read more
Seneca Falls Police saved the life of a 33 year-old man Friday from a drug overdose. According to a media report, Seneca Falls Police Sergeant Craig Reynolds administered naloxone, the antidote for ...read more
Three people are facing criminal charges in connection to an altercation that occurred in the parking lot of the Peterman Road apartments in the Town of Seneca Falls back in February of this year. T...read more
UPDATE 03/20/15 8:15am- On Wednesday March 18th, 2015 at approximately 6:54am the Waterloo Police Dept. responded to a motor vehicle accident on North Road in the Village of Waterloo.  The accid...read more
Absentee ballots will decide the Waterloo Mayor's race.   Yesterday at the polls,  Waterloo Incumbent Democratic Mayor Ted Young picked up a total of 257 votes. His challengers were cl...read more
Waterloo Police are investigating an accident involving a car and a school bus just before 7 this morning  on North Road. There's weren't any students on the bus yet according to police. The driv...read more
On Saturday March 14, 2015 at 8:24 pm the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department responded along with the Seneca Falls Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance to Bridge Street and Water Street for ...read 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 inter...read more
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National Women's Hall of Fame President Jill Tietjen is hopeful they will be able to greet visitors in their new home at the Seneca Falls  Knitting Mill by the end of next year. [audio:3141563...read more
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They want to cast a wider net. Seneca County Board Chairman Don Earle tells us they will be re-advertising the opening for County Manager.[audio:31315121404-EEEEARLEWIDERNET1.MP3] [/audio] Earle s...read more
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 A couple of weeks ago the producers of the History Chanel Show American Pickers called the Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce asking for help in tracking down people with notable antique collection...read more
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They come from very different backgrounds  and time periods. 10 women are joining the National Women's Hall of Fame this year as members of the Class of 2015. There's Martha Graham, legendary d...read more
Do you know a hero?  That is what the Antonio Varacalli Day Committee is asking residents of Seneca Falls and surrounding villages during the month of March. Antonio Varacalli, the Italian immigr...read more
Waterloo Police officers arrested a Jordan man Sunday afternoon after he allegedly made over 100 threatening phone calls to a Waterloo business Saturday. 41-year old David Penird has been charged with...read more
The Waterloo and Seneca Falls Police Departments along with Seneca County Sheriff’s are hosting a Child Safety Seat Fitting Station on the 28th from 9am-2pm at the Waterloo Fire Department, Ea...read more
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Boaters on Seneca Lake would like to see the state upgrade the 103-slip marnia facility at Sampson State Park which has fallen into some disrepair. Fingers Regional State Parks Director Fred Bonn says...read more
The phones are finally working again at the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center in Romulus. Both the Sheriff's Offices and the County Corrections Facility lost service Monday. Finger Lakes Technolo...read more
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They used to say the weather is not fit for man nor beast. Well, how about birds? Chris Lajewski, the Executive Director of the Montezuma Audubon Center near Savannah, was on the Finger Lakes Mornin...read more
Red Cross volunteers are helping out a Waterloo family of 5 after a fire Monday night damaged their North Road Home. Two adults and 3 kids, including an infant, are being put up at a local hotel for t...read more
The New York State Gaming Facility Location Board will meet this Friday morning. On the agenda is consideration and adoption of a new request for applications for a casino license in the Southern Tier...read 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. ...read more
For the time being, you can't call into the Seneca County Law Enforcement Center in Romulus and they can't make calls out. There is a problem with a fiber optic line. Finger Lakes Technologies Group c...read more
The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce adds Mackenzie M. Green to their team as their Membership Development Manager. Her qualifications include a Bachelor of Science degree in marketing from Keuka C...read more
Friday a decision was made that temporarily recognizes Clint Halftown as the federal tribal representative for the Cayuga Nation. This is according to an article in the Finger Lakes Times. This allows...read more
A statement by the Cayuga Nation Council, Tuesday, attempted to clarify the disputed question of leadership within the Cayuga Nation by insisting that there is no leadership dispute because the nation...read more
Due to the closing of an e-waste recycling company, the household electronics waste recycling drop-off event at South Seneca's Middle and High School in Ovid, scheduled for February 27th and the 28th,...read more
Waterloo Police, Thursday, arrested a Seneca County man for allegedly stealing a custom-built computer from a residence on Virginia Street in the Village of Waterloo back on November 27th. The compu...read more
The Seneca Falls Town Board today could take steps to complete the required State Environmental Quality Review for its new town municipal building. Engineers met with board members yesterday to disc...read more
Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg has issued a travel advisory for drivers on north/south roads in Seneca County. Blowing and drifting snow particularly on north/south roads has resulted in near whi...read more
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports that Deputies are investigating a PIMVA that involved 3 vehicles - 2 passenger cars and a dump truck, on Rt 96 in the Town of Ovid at about 9:55am. Deputies...read more
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The search continues for a new Seneca County Manager. County Board Chairman and Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Don Earle tells Finger Lakes New Radio they are sifting through applications now.[audio:2...read more
Seneca County members will meet tomorrow to discuss recommendations for the next Seneca County manager. According to the Finger Lakes Times, there are 7 panel participants and 27 applications to rev...read more
The awarding of a casino license in New York's Southern Tier could take another step forward as the state's casino location board today votes on requesting bids from developers who want to build and o...read more
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UPDATE: Casino Free Tyre's attorney, Mario Fratto disagrees that Wednesday's Appelate Court ruling was a setback for his client.  The Court denied the protest group's request for a preliminary i...read more
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The Seneca County House of Concern has a new director, but for Rhonda Pollino it's the same old story -- more and more people with less and less to live on:  [audio:POLLINO1NUMBERSGOINGUP.mp3] [...read more
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The United Way of Seneca County is nearing its goal of $370,000 and will announce the final results of its year-long campaign drive on February 24 at its annual meeting. Karen Macier says it has one ...read more
Seneca County drivers on Route 96 have struggled with white out conditions between Waterloo and Ovid this morning. One witness telling Finger Lakes Daily News.com "several cars" were in the ditch and ...read 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 dri...read more
Thirteen of the 25 New York wineries at Boston's Wine Expo this weekend are from the Finger Lakes region.  The Expo, which is being held today and tomorrow is one of the largest wine-related even...read more
Naloxone, the antidote for Heroin overdoses, is saving lives in the Finger Lakes. According to the Auburn Citizen -- two Seneca Falls police officers administered Naloxone to a woman Thursday night wh...read more
About five years ago, a group of people took a step of faith to consider bring a comfort care home into Seneca County. A few year back, the organized board of directors took another step of faith in p...read 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 conditi...read more
An investigation is continuing after an Ovid man was arrested and charged with two counts of criminal sexual act in the second degree, two counts of endangering the welfare of a child, and three count...read 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 of...read 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 it...read more
SENECA FALLS -  Justin Bleau and Ed Branch are like most dads. What they want most is a home for their family. Bleau looks forward to the day when he and his wife, Amanda, and their five childre...read more
The Seneca County Industrial Development Agency is prepared to take a final vote on a set of incentives for the developers of the 425 million dollar Lago Resort and Casino project, which would be bu...read more
Local sales tax collections for 2014 grew at a lower than anticipated rate and were the slowest since the 2008-2009’s recession. According to State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli the total gro...read more
Seneca Falls Police say an elderly driver was intoxicated when his car crossed the center line and struck another vehicle on the afternoon of January 27th.  Police charged 74 year-old Fenton Ca...read more
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Its been nearly a year since fire destroyed four buildings in the heart of downtown Ovid and residents of the Seneca County town are understandably anxious to learn what  the future has in store ...read more
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It's his dream job. Retired Waterloo Police Officer Tim Luce, the first announced candidate for Seneca County Sheriff, tells Finger Lakes News Radio the position has interested him going back to the e...read more
Casino Free Tyre has called for a full-scale investigation by the New York State Attorney General into the casino selection process based on a contention that the Gaming Location Board and the three a...read more
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According to Literacy Volunteers of Seneca County, some five thousand adults in the county can't read or write well enough to properly function at work, or in many day-to-day situations. The group i...read more
Retired Seneca County Sheriff's Deputy and Waterloo Village Police officer Tim Luce is the first person to announce they are running for Seneca County Sheriff. Luce, a Republican, has announced o...read more
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Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg told us off the record last week that he would not seek a third term this fall. He is on the record now confirming he will stop at two terms. At the age of 70 it is...read more
The big storm Monday led to dozens of accidents in the Finger Lakes, including this one Monday afternoon where a semi went off the road on 414 near Waterloo and rolled onto its side. Crews today are w...read more
Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg has issued a travel advisory. The roads are not closed but Stenberg urges extra caution as the roads are snow covered and slippery and winds may also cause drifting...read 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 200...read more
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Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension Food Educator Mo Tidball says you can enjoy a Super Bowl Party without going overboard, gobbling every snack in sight. She says too many people are just m...read more
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Area roads have been pretty deceptive today from slushy to clear to icy to snow covered to drifted in spots. It's the kind of a day Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg says motorists have to stay ex...read 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 ha...read more
78-year old Robert T. Welch of Holly Street in Auburn died on Wednesday, January 28th.  For over 30 yera Welch hosted the Irish Radio Show on WAUB, WSFW, and WGVA. He also chaired Auburn's Irish...read more
A house fire at 34 River Street in the Village of Waterloo, Wednesday night, caused extensive damage when flames spread from the chimney of a wood stove into a wall, up through the home's second floor...read more
The stalemate over what to do about Sheldon Silver was finally broken Tuesday night when Assembly Democrats announced that the Assembly Speaker will step down on Monday and an election to select his r...read 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 a...read more
Some state lawmakers from western New York are urging the state Gaming Commission and Gaming Facility Location Board to reject a license to a casino in the Finger Lakes, saying it would cripple the ex...read 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 ...read 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 ...read 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. ...read more
27 year-old Harvey Miller of Waterloo was charged on Wednesday with rustling cattle from a Seneca County farm. Miller is facing a grand larceny charge for allegedly stealing 10 black Angus steers fr...read 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 w...read more
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Republican State Assemblyman Phil Palmesano thinks Governor Cuomo missed the mark on a number of fronts in laying out his so-called Opportunity Agenda for upstate New York. Cuomo's proposals were cont...read more
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It was announced this week on the Finger Lakes Morning News that Finger Lakes Health has expanded its operation into Seneca County with the purchase of Doctor Tim Ryan's Lifecare Medical Associates. ...read more
A Town of Romulus man has been arrested nearly a year after he's accused of committing a burglary. State Police caught up Monday with Steven Langley. They were armed with a felony warrant on a charg...read more
According to the Finger Lakes Times, residents that oppose the clay mine proposition brought about by Seneca Meadows Landfill were handed a ruling filed on Thursday striking down all of their complain...read 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 Party...read more
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The Seneca Falls Police Department issued a series of "stranger danger " tips this week after a man chased a student who was walking home not far from the Elizabeth Cady Stanton School. Police Lieut...read more
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    The folks at Habitat for Humanity of Seneca County have tweaked the old saying, “go big or go home.” They us this year, Habitat volunteers will “go big” so ot...read more
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The search has started for a new Seneca County manager. County Board Chairman and Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Don Earle says they will advertise the opening for the next 30 days and see what sort o...read more
Assemblyman Phil Palmesano thinks Govenor Cuomo's approach to revitalizing the upstate economy is leaving out too many struggling families and businesses. Palmesano - in a statement released Thursday ...read more
On 1/13/2015 at approximately 4:41am, Town of Seneca Falls responded to a one car motor vehicle accident at Cayuga Street and Beryl Avenue. Upon investigation, it was determined that the mot...read 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 ...read 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 woul...read more
This message is to inform parents/guardians of the following information: On January 13, 2015, at approximately 3:00 pm, the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department responded to the area near 38 Gard...read more
A woman ran her car into the Byrne Dairy store in Border City Tuesday night. The accident happened about 5 p.m. State Police have not released details on the accident. The car ran through a column h...read more
On Friday January 9, 2015 at 10:13 pm the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department responded along with the Seneca Falls Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance to the Cayuga Lake State Park maintena...read more
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Karen Macier gets to ease into her new job as Executive Director of the Seneca County United Way. Retiring Director Karen Beals is showing her the ropes and introducing her to the community. Macier ...read more
Just nine days after a state-appointed casino siting board passed over the Southern Tier for a casino license, which led to an outcry from politicians in the region, Governor Andrew Cuomo sent a lette...read more
UPDATE 1/12/15 8:15am The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports, on 01/09/15 at approximately 5:00PM Deputies responded to 1282A County House Rd. in the Town of Fayette for the reported structu...read more
A fire at a storage building reported, last night, in Cayuga Lake State Park in Seneca Falls. No word on the extent of the damage. The fire occurred just after firefighters were called to the scene ...read more
A detailed study has found that the Lago Resort and Casino will benefit Seneca County to the tune of $1.8 billion over the next 21 years.  The study by Shepstone Management Company's Benefit/Cos...read more
  Seneca County Judge Dennis Bender will allow secretly recorded statements made by Acting Waterloo Justice Roger Barto at his trial for grand larceny, insurance fraud, falsifying business rec...read 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 organ...read more
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The New York State Assembly convened in Albany, Wednesday , for the first time in 2015 and organized itself for the upcoming legislative session.  Like many Republican lawmakers, Assemblyman Phil...read 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 high...read more
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    Police in Seneca Falls are investigating an accident involving a car and a school bus at Mynderse Academy  about 7:15 this morning. The car reportedly hit the bus, which was jus...read more
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A group opposed to casinos in New York state has urged state gambling officials not to grant a license to a facility in the state's Southern Tier. The Coalition Against Gambling in New York wrote to ...read more
The Finger Lakes Times reporting that a fire Saturday night that caused about $55,000 damage to a detached garage at a residence on Stewart Street in Waterloo was due to an electrical issue.  Fi...read more
Finger Lakes News Radio incorrectly reported that a bus involved in a crash on Route 96-A last Fridaywas operated by Seneca-Cayuga ARC. That was not the case. Finger Lakes News Radio regrets the err...read more
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The Seneca County Sheriff's Office has gotten a 28-thousand dollar state grant to help start up the Project Lifesaver program there. Undersheriff Gary Sullivan says they will provide tracking device...read 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 letter...read more
The Seneca Falls backpack program has been struggling to continue helping individuals their program targets in the same capacity as it has done so in the past due to recent losses in a portion of Fo...read more
Started in 1970, January marks the National Blood Donor Month raising awareness for the need of blood during the winter and throughout the year. The snow season sparks challenges for blood donations...read 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 year-ol...read more
  Police and first responders were called out to the area of the Lowes on 5 and 20 between Geneva and Waterloo this morning when 911 started to get calls about an ARC bus being involved in an ac...read more
The old Seneca Falls Hospital closed in 1986.  The building, known as "The Muse", has been used for low-income housing for Lakeview Mental Health patients and from the Seneca County ARC. The the...read 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 s...read more
Waterloo native Tom Coughlin will be back with the New York Giants in 2015. Media reports Monday said that Coughlin has been told his job is safe, per a team source. The move comes one day after the ...read more
The Finger Lakes Times reports that pay hikes for non-union county employees tops the agenda at tonight's final meeting of the year for the Seneca County Board of Supervisors.  The raises were th...read more
The New York State Supreme Court Appellate Division has thrown out an appeal seeking to reinstate a petition for a voter referendum on the proposed Seneca Falls town hall.  Ruling on a motion fro...read more
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     It's all about  location, location , location. This week the Sessler Family of Waterloo formally unveiled plans for a 100 million dollar commercial and retail development ...read more
 The New York State Canal Corporation - as part of the Governor's Regional Economic Development Initiative - will award a grant of $150,000 to the historic Seneca Knitting Mill. The funds will he...read more
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They have a big vision for the Route 318 corridor in the Town of Tyre. This week members of Waterloo's Sessler family outlined plans for a 100-million dollar commercial and retail development on 155...read more
The Wilmorite Corporation is ready and waiting to begin construction of its Lago Resoprt and Casino on 84 acres off Route 414 in Tyre.  Silt fencing has been installed around the property just n...read more
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For the second time in a year, Seneca County needs a new county manager. This morning James Smith was named as the next Director of Communications for the City of Rochester. His predecessor Mitch Row...read more
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It's a sweet but chilling sight. At veterans' cemeteries all over the country Saturday, volunteers by the hundreds will be taking part in Wreaths Across America -- a simple tribute where Christmas W...read more
  According to the Finger Lakes Times, published Friday November 14, Brad Jones is no longer in the captain's chair. He was removed from heading the Citizens Advisory Committee of which whom a...read more
In a rare Saturday morning special meeting the Seneca County Board of Supervisors voted to fire the Rochester based law firm Harris Beach which has been representing the County in State and Federal ...read more
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    Here's a question that many of us can relate to: What to do with all that outdated, broken or otherwise useless electronic equipment? The answer: The Seneca County Cornell Cooperativ...read more
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Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension (CCE) Master Gardeners’ will hold their annual Green’s Workshop on Saturday, November 22, 2014. Rachel Williams is with the Seneca County Coop...read more
Seneca County Board Chairman Bob Hayssen has written a letter to the State Gaming Facility Location Board urging they show transparency when they announce their recommendation on casino licenses. Th...read more
The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce has announced that the Seneca County Cornell Cooperative Extension been selected as the Chamber's February 2014 Business of the Month. Board of Directors Members ...read more
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The window is closing. People interested in becoming the next Seneca County Manager have until close of business Friday to get applications sent in. County Board Chairman Robert Hayssen tells Finger...read more
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A Seneca County Coalition was honored down in Washington this week.  Seneca County's Anti-drug Group joined roughly 2,600 others in the Community Anti-Drug Coalitions of America's 24th annual Nat...read more
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  With the state budget process underway, one concern is whether there will be funds for local tourism.  Miranda Polmanteer of the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce says the money's there...read more
  Seneca County’s libraries and animal shelter may see more money next year.  At this week’s Board of Supervisors meeting, there was a special budget workshop following the re...read more
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  (SENECA COUNTY) -- It will be slick and magazine style again. Work on the 2014 Seneca County Travel Guide is well underway. Chamber Tourism Manager Miranda Polmanteer says they want to upgra...read more
Seneca Falls, NY... The Real Bedford Falls is pleased to announce that this year's It's a Wonderful Life Festival, celebrating the 65th Anniversary of the film, will feature special appearances by "Th...read more
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The Seneca County Sheriff's Office is participating in a statewide donation drive for Hurricane Sandy victims. Many people still don't have homes, or are running low on food and basic necessities. She...read more
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 Seneca County CCE is once again offering Save Energy, Save Dollars workshops.  From October 18 to November 29 learn everything to cooking from scratch to canning food.  4-H Youth Devel...read more
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     The 2012 Seneca County Travel guide is out and Chamber Tourism Manager Miranda  Polmanteer  tells us there are a number of new bonus features     ...read more
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  The United Way of Seneca County is participating in ROC The Day on Wednesday. Executive Director Karen Beals says you can donate any time. [audio:ROCTHEDAYUNITEDWAYSC.mp3] They are always lo...read more
Seneca Community Players bring It’s A Wonderful Life radio play to the stage this week. Seneca Community Players will once again entertain visitors to Seneca Falls with their version of It&rsqu...read more
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April was a busy month for one Finger Lakes food pantry. Diane Draheim is with the House of Concern in Seneca County.[audio:Draheimfood1.mp3]The House of Concern benefits from the Retail Food Distribu...read more
Go ahead, do the math.  Seneca Community Players’ Fabulous Forty Show is adding up to be the biggest show of their history.  Five directors, three musical directors, 100 actors, singer...read 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 s...read 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 ...read more
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