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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
3:30 p.m. UPDATE- "The incident in fact did not occur."  That was the opening for Seneca County District Attorney Barry Porsch Tuesday morning in his remarks to the jury as the trial began of fo...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
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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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
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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
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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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
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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
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 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
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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
      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
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
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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
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
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
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
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
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
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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
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
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
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
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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    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
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
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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
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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
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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
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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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 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
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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
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
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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
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
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
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
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 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
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
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 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
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
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
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
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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
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
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
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
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
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
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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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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
    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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