Category: Port Byron

State Police arrest Port Byron man for felony DWI

State Police arrest Port Byron man for felony DWI

Police say a Port Byron man was arrested following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police out of Wolcott arrested Dale R. Rigby, 53, of Port Byron for felony driving while intoxicated. Rigby was observed speeding on State Route ... MORE
Cayuga County-area schools have fared well since COVID-19 mask mandate lifted

Cayuga County-area schools have fared well since COVID-19 mask mandate lifted

Since the COVID-19 mask mandate for schools was lifted, a few schools in Cayuga County have seen an increase in cases, but most haven’t seen a significant rise. The nine school district in the Cayuga County area- Auburn, Cato-Meridian, Moravia, Jordan-Elbridge, Port ... MORE
Port Byron resident arrested for driving while intoxicated

Port Byron resident arrested for driving while intoxicated

Police report the arrest of a Port Byron resident following an investigation of an off the road vehicle. According to a news release, State Police in Wolcott arrested Sever Martinez-Pazos, 39, of Port Byron for driving while intoxicated. Martinez-Pazos has a previous ... MORE
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Troopers: Port Byron woman charged with DWI after one-car crash

Troopers say one person was arrested after a crash on Thursday in the town of Throop. The accident happened on State Street Road. Troopers said Lindsay Shaffer, 35, of Port Byron was arrested for driving while intoxicated, and issued a number of ... MORE
W-FL MONDAY: Newark boys cruise past Penn Yan; Mynderse girls hold off Midlakes

W-FL MONDAY: Newark boys cruise past Penn Yan; Mynderse girls hold off Midlakes

It was a busy Monday night across the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues. Check out the scores, stats and Tuesday’s slate of games below. W-FL BOYS SCOREBOARD (2/7): Newark 60 @ Penn Yan 42  NEW – Isaiah Camp 19; Stevie Brown ... MORE
Deputies: Port Byron man faces aggravated DWI charge after colliding with RG&E pole in Rose

Deputies: Port Byron man faces aggravated DWI charge after colliding with RG&E pole in Rose

Deputies arrested a Port Byron man on aggravated DWI charges after an investigation into a crash on Glenmark Road in Rose. According to a news release, Severiano Martinez-Pazos, 38, of Port Byron was charged with aggravated DWI following the crash where his ... MORE
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Hochul budget proposal includes aid increases for Cayuga County schools

Governor Kathy Hochul’s proposed state budget announced this week includes more aid for Cayuga County schools. The Citizen reports the proposal would increase state aid to schools to $31.3 billion, up by $2.1 billion from the current year. Auburn, the largest district ... MORE
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Funding paves the way for construction of new Church St. apartment complex in Port Byron

The Citizen reports DePaul Properties received the funds from the state affordable housing agency, Homes and Community Renewal. $4.5 million comes from the Federal Housing Trust Fund and $4.2 million from the Supportive Housing Opportunity Program. The project will include 30 supportive ... MORE
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Seneca Falls among communities receiving water quality grants announced by Governor Hochul today

The town of Seneca Falls is getting a $1.285 million dollar state grant to replace outdated water meters with what the state calls “advanced metering infrastructure technology.” The grant is part of $23 million in water quality grants announced by Governor Kathy ... MORE
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Port Byron man charged with DWI, driving without license in Wayne County

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a 33-year-old following a suspicious vehicle complaint in Butler. According to deputies they located the vehicle in question, which was operated by Richard Kent Jr., 33, of Port Byron. He was found to ... MORE
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Route 38 closed during late evening after rollover crash: Mercy Flight called to scene in Mentz

First responders were called to a one-car rollover crash on State Route 38 between Sine and Hayden roads in the town of Mentz. The crash was reported around 8:45 p.m. with AMR Ambulance and Port Byron Rescue responding to the scene. There ... MORE
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Port Byron Board of Education berated by community members during September meeting

Following a major disruption during its Board of Education meeting, Port Byron Central School District will be reevaluating how to go about future meetings. A group from the community came to share during the public comment portion of the meeting on their ... MORE
Cayuga County Health Department will host two vaccine clinics this week

Cayuga County Health Department will host two vaccine clinics this week

There will be two Covid-19 vaccination clinics held by the Cayuga County Health Department. Both clinics are walk-in. The first is Tuesday, August 3 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at Port Byron Central School. The address is 30 Maple Ave in ... MORE
INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Emerson discusses campaign for Cayuga County Legislature Dist

INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Emerson discusses campaign for Cayuga County Legislature District #3 (podcast)

This week on Inside the FLX, Cayuga County Legislature Candidate Jeffrey Emerson is in-studio to talk about his campaign, issues he sees as big ones moving forward in Cayuga County, and how small communities like those he could represent can remain viable ... MORE
Port Byron School District Superintendent feels good about the team he’s leaving behind as he retires

Port Byron School District Superintendent feels good about the team he’s leaving behind as he retires

Superintendent Neil O’Brien’s last for the Port Bryon School District was Wednesday. He expressed his thoughts, saying he feels that he’s retiring on a high note despite the challenges of the pandemic. He discussed leaving while the school had a difficult year ... MORE