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Moondog’s Lounge: The groovy venue for Auburn’s downtown music scene

Moondog’s Lounge: Local music scene, groovy vibes, and Finger Lakes flare in downtown Auburn
Moondog's Lounge in Auburn celebrates seven years in business this July. Since the downtown music venue opened in 2015, owner Lynn Varley has been committed to serving up the best local beers, Finger Lakes wines, ... more
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FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Alexandria Buckley, Seneca Lake Pier and a trip to Captain’s Café

FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Alexandria Buckley, Seneca Lake Pier and a trip to Captain’s Café
This week's spotlight goes to Alexandria Buckley, the owner of Just Doodle! Alexandria takes a photo of your furry friend and creates wearable art from it! Who doesn't want a sweatshirt with their pups face ... more
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FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Christina Nardozzi, St Patrick’s Day coffee, and lunch at the Downtown Deli

FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Christina Nardozzi, St Patrick’s Day coffee, and lunch at the Downtown Deli
This weeks spotlight goes to Christina Nardozzi. She's a business owner in the Finger Lakes. Her salon Glam Garden Studio is located at 481 Hamilton Street in Geneva. She creates beautiful hair transformations. On top ... more
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Auburn-based Irish step dancer to compete in 2022 World Irish Dancing Championships

Auburn-based Irish step dancer to compete in 2022 World Irish Dancing Championships
Ava Pinckney, a 16-year-old from Auburn, is headed to Northern Ireland this April to compete in the 2022 World Irish Dancing Championships. This year's competition marks the seventh world championships for which Pinckney has qualified, ... more
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Ithaca Farmers Market back at Steamboat Landing on April 2

Ithaca Farmers MA
The Ithaca Farmers Market is headed back outdoors beginning April 2, 2022. The market will resume using its outdoor space at Steamboat Landing. It will run every Saturday through December 17 and Sundays beginning on ... more
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FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Have you ever had sushi off a conveyor belt?

FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Have you ever had sushi off a conveyor belt?
I don't usually pay much attention to TikTok trends. But one that caught my eye was conveyor belt sushi restaurants. The idea of just grabbing what you wanted as it came down a line, instead ... more
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Maple Weekends are coming back to Western NY this month

Maple Weekends are coming back to Western NY
New York's statewide Maple Weekends are back this month after two years of cancellations due to the COVID-19 pandemic. Participating maple syrup producers will welcome visitors to their sugarhouses from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m ... more
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FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Sydney Mary, conversation with local MMA fighter Paige Shutter, and exploring a brewery

FINGER LAKES TRAVEL: Spotlight on Sydney Mary, a conversation with Paige Shutter and a trip to War Horse Brewery in Geneva.
This weeks artist spotlight is Sydney Mary. Sydney is a swimsuit designer who calls Finger Lakes home. She designs and creates every swimsuit herself. Every piece is a perfect display of the time and energy ... more
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Corning-Painted Post HS marching band headed to Dublin for St. Patrick’s Day Parade

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Corning-Painted Post High School's marching band will venture to Dublin, Ireland to march in the city's St. Patrick's Day Parade. After two years of delays due to the COVID-19 pandemic, students will finally get to ... more
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McCartney and Starr set to perform at upstate NY venues this summer

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Upstate New York will host two Beatles this summer- Paul McCartney is performing in Syracuse this June, with Ringo Starr scheduled to preform in Canandaigua in May. McCartney announced on Friday, February 18 that his ... more
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New York’s first Free Fishing Weekend of the year on February 19 and 20

Three local fishing contests happening this spring/summer
This weekend marks the first Free Fishing Weekend of 2022, when freshwater anglers in New York are allowed to fish for free without a license. "The annual February free fishing weekend is a perfect time ... more
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New ‘passport’ for Finger Lakes, Rochester breweries and wineries available now

New ‘passport’ for Finger Lakes, Rochester breweries and wineries available now
Visit Finger Lakes has unveiled a new way to experience the area's breweries and wineries called the "2022 ROC/FLX Craft Beverage Trail Passport." The passport is only $25 and comes with special access to deals ... more
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Things to Do in Abu Dhabi Full Day Tour

Things to Do in Abu Dhabi Full Day Tour
The capital of the United Arab Emirates has been making waves with the construction of some of the world's most stunning museums and landmarks, but it's still not enough to make Abu Dhabi a must-see ... more
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How long should drivers let their car warm up in winter?

Syracuse snow plow services facing supply chain challenges amid winter storm
The American Automobile Association (AAA) says you shouldn't warm up your car to keep it from freezing. They say drivers should start their engines and allow it to idle only for the time it takes ... more
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Valentine’s Day options in the Finger Lakes

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Are you and you looking for a Valentine’s Day adventure? Maybe a romantic get-away (or stay-cation) mixed with a touch of nature? Consider these two options! The Inn at Glenora The Inn at Glenora will ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Shipley on Seneca County Tourism (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Jeff Shipley on Seneca County Tourism (podcast)
Ted Baker is joined in studio by Jeff Shipley, President and CEO of the Seneca County Chamber of Commerce. They discuss being the official tourism promotion agency for Seneca County, the challenges of being a ... more
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Free Erie Canalway calendars available

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Free 2022 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor calendars are available starting today (Wednesday) at selected libraries and visitor centers throughout the corridor. "The calendar showcases the unique beauty, history, and character of New York's canals ... more
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The Ramada in Geneva is now 41 Lakefront Hotel

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The Ramada on the north end of Seneca Lake in Geneva has been renamed 41 Lakefront Hotel. The new name is based on the physical address of the hotel. The upgrade is from a mid-scale ... more
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Woman goes on “Stayin’ Alive” tour to see her brother one last time in Five Points Correctional Facility

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A 97-year-old woman has decided she's going on a "Stayin' Alive" tour, and one of her stops was here in the Finger Lakes to see her brother at Five Points Correctional Facility. Rita Hart lives ... more
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What American expats should know about moving to Europe

What American expats should know about moving to Europe
Are you an American that has just moved to Europe, you are just about to move to Europe and want to know what to expect when you get there? Have you noticed that things are ... more
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RVshare partners with Watkins Glen International giving people more access to RV rentals

RVshare partners with Watkins Glen International giving people more access to RV rentals
RVshare will be the Official Camping Partner with Watkins Glen International and has entered a multi-year partnership with the racetrack. RVshare works to allow people to rent other people's RV's across the U.S. Products range ... more
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