EXCLUSIVE: Judge orders Magee Volunteer Fire Department dissolved

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The Magee Volunteer Fire Department is no more. FingerLakes1.com has learned Supreme Court Justice Daniel Doyle signed an order Tuesday dissolving the department. The order appoints Stefanie Barnes of Barnes Law PC as receiver for the assets and records of the department. Doyle ordered the officers and directors of the department to turn over all assets to Barnes and to make sure no records ... FULL STORY
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Newark heads to Pal-Mac in a battle among the top teams in the Finger Lakes East Boys standings.  This match-up is sure to have final standing implications.  Ted Baker and Jason Hunt will be courtside for the 7:30 p.m. tipoff.

Hochul seeking $4 million for state veterans cemetery in Seneca County

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New York Governor Kathy Hochul is seeking $4 million in her executive budget for the first ... MORE

Grandma Brown’s Baked Beans back on grocery store shelves soon?

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W-FL WEDNESDAY: Honeoye boys rally for win over Naples in OT; Pal-Mac girls defeat Penn Yan in OT

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Several Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball teams were in action Wednesday night despite a couple ... MORE

Movie theaters can apply for liquor license: How soon will beer and wine be available for sale?

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Movie theaters can serve beer and wine. The bill that was signed into law last year, ... MORE

Weedsport hotel under new ownership

Weedsport hotel under new ownership
A former Days Inn in Weedsport has been purchased for $2 million by Neelkanth Hospitality, Inc ... MORE

Macedon pedestrian struck by SUV in Finger Lakes Gaming parking lot

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The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a car vs. pedestrian crash that happened ... MORE

New York study finds COVID-19 vaccines, prior infection reduce chances of serious illness or hospitalization

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State and federal health officials released a study this week, taking a closer look at the ... MORE

Gov. Hochul proposes $216 billion in budget negotiations

Gov. Hochul proposes 6 billion in budget negotiations
Governor Kathy Hochul has started state budget negotiations with a $216 billion proposal. The state is ... MORE

Flu season mild this year, says expert

Flu season mild this year, says expert
The flu comes around every year, but this season local doctors are seeing a record low ... MORE

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Redistricting proposals shot down by NYS legislators

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Donations made to Auburn animal shelter in honor of Betty White

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Malatras resigns after intense scrutiny, but will collect $450,000 in 2022, followed by $186,000 annually

Former SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras is done. He was granted a yearlong ‘study-leave’ with SUNy, which means Malatras will collect a $450,000 salary with benefits. He will also continue to be eligible for the state retirement system. Following that year-long hiatus, he will take ... more

Ithaca man wanted on several charges including violent felony taken into custody after traffic stop

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Andrew Cuomo has $16.4M in campaign funds, paid attorney Rita Glavin $899K

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Police: Penn Yan man damaged property of another person during village incident

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Lyons man arrested after stealing sensor from McDonald’s location

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