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Manchester woman ticketed after crash on SR 96

Deputies say that around 7:32 am first responders were called to a two-car accident on State Route 96 and Spring Run in Manchester. Deputies responded along with Finger Lakes Ambulance and Clifton Springs Fire Department ... more
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Manchester Justice Erika Martin pleads guilty, resigns, and promises never to be a judge again

Manchester Justice Erika Martin pleads guilty, resigns, and promises never to be a judge again
The New York State Commission on Judicial Conduct announced that Erika A. Martin, a Justice of the Manchester Town Court, Ontario County, resigned from office and agreed never to be a judge again, after pleading ... more
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Deputies: Manchester accident leads to DWI charge

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store
A single-vehicle accident in Manchester has resulted in charges for one local driver. Deputies arrested Harry W. Garling, 66, of Clifton Springs for driving while intoxicated. According to a press release, the charge stems from ... more
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Deputies: Farmington woman used stolen credit card throughout Ontario Co.

Police: Seneca Falls man accused of verbally, physically abusing child in Walmart
Deputies say a 32-year-old Farmington woman was arrested following an investigation into a stolen credit card in Victor and Farmington. Marjorie D. Wellington, 32, of Farmington was charged with fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property ... more
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PRIMARY PREVIEW: Candidates for sheriff in Ontario County face off this week

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Meeting the primary candidates for sheriff in Ontario County
Two candidates vying to succeed longtime Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero say voters have an important choice to make this week. On Thursday, a Republican primary will be held to determine the candidate that will ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Kevin Henderson talks campaign for Ontario Co. Sheriff (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Kevin Henderson talks campaign for Ontario Co. Sheriff (podcast)
Taking more than three decades of experience with him, Ontario County Sheriff Candidate Kevin Henderson wants residents to know that he cares about the community and its future. Sitting down with Josh Durso on Inside ... more
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Rt. 21 bridge over NYS Thruway in Manchester being replaced

Rt. 21 bridge over NYS Thruway in Manchester being replaced
Work is scheduled to begin Wednesday on the State Route 21 bridge that runs over the New York State Thruway in Manchester. The bridge will be replaced with a 236-foot-long, two span bridge and will ... more
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ATV crash in Manchester leads to felony DWI charge for teen

Deputies say on Sunday around 2:32 am they were called to an ATV crash, which resulted in one minor being transported to the hospital with minor injuries. However, that driver was charged with felony aggravated ... more
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Deputies investigate Manchester crash on Wednesday

Deputies investigate Manchester crash on Wednesday
Ontario County Sheriff's deputies are investigating a crash involving a Jeep in Manchester Wednesday afternoon. Deputies said this happened around 2 p.m. on Route 21 near the New York State Thruway. According to investigators, the ... more
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Clifton Springs man charged with felony DWI, resisting arrest after traffic stop

Clifton Springs man charged with felony DWI, resisting arrest after traffic stop
Deputies say a Clifton Springs man was arrested on multiple charges - including felony DWI after a traffic stop on Brown Road in the Town of Manchester on Sunday. Around 8:53 pm Brent Thomas Bond, ... more
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Manchester man strikes child multiple times in Wendy’s parking lot

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store
A 54-year-old Manchester man was arrested on June 23rd related to an investigation into a physical incident involving a 5-year-old. John Zimmerman, 54, of Manchester was charged with second-degree harassment and endangering the welfare of ... more
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Canandaigua burglary investigation results in arrest on Monday

Canandaigua burglary investigation results in arrest on Monday
Deputies say that a 32-year-old Manchester resident was arrested on Monday after a burglary investigation. The investigation began on May 1st when he entered the Canandaigua Walmart, selected an item from the rack and returned ... more
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Deputies: Man charged with felony offense in Manchester

A 29-year-old man faces felony charges in Ontario County after an investigation into a protective order, which was violated by illegal communication, according to deputies. On June 6th at approximately 9:30 a.m. deputies arrested Thomas ... more
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Manchester man indicted on predatory sex charges, held on $50K bail

Manchester man indicted on predatory sex charges, held on $50K bail
Deputies say a 56-year-old Manchester resident was arrested on an indictment for two counts of predatory sex assault against a child, and other charges following an investigation into incidents that happened over the course of ... more
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Deputies: Shortsville teen charged with sex abuse

A 17-year-old Shortsville resident was arrested on sex abuse charges after an investigation into an incident last month. Cody F. Barber, 17, of Shortsville was charged with second-degree sex abuse after an investigation revealed that ... more
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Motorcyclist sent to Strong after crash on State Route 31 in Palmyra

Webster man accused of raping girl at Wayne County park
The Wayne County Sheriff's Office reports a personal injury crash that occurred on Tuesday in the Town of Palmyra. The collision involved a car and a motorcycle, according to deputies. The operator of the car ... more
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Roundhouse in the sun (photo)

Roundhouse in the sun (photo)
Lehigh Valley Railroad Roundhouse in Manchester last night. The long-abandoned roundhouse in the village of Manchester is one of the few remaining railroad roundhouse structures in the Northeast and was once the largest freight-transfer center ... more
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Dog dies in Manchester structure fire after reported ‘explosion’

Dog dies in Manchester structure fire after reported 'explosion'
Firefighters were called to a home explosion in Port Gibson on Tuesday afternoon. Witnesses said they heard an explosion around 12:30 p.m. at a home along Rt. 31 near Hanley Road. Police say at least ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Wild-water in Shortsville, Wild-life in local photos & Wild-weather shortens our spring (podcast)
We've been talking about the upcoming spring since late February, but the last FLX Weekly of April is here and we're still waiting for a breakthrough in the weather. We had a taste early this ... more
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Ontario Republicans endorse candidates for November elections

Ontario Republicans endorse candidates for November elections
The Ontario County Republican Committee recently endorsed candidates for Ontario County Judge, Sheriff, Treasurer and Coroner and Governor, State Senate and State Assembly. Trisha Turner, chair of the county committee, praised the committee members for ... more
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Fire official in Ontario County accused of stealing $20K to cover gambling debt

Deputies: Sodus man threw chair at family member, injured them
Authorities say a 53-year-old Manchester resident, who served as the treasurer of an Ontario County fire company is accused of stealing more than $20,000 to cover gambling expenses at casinos in New York and Las ... more
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