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Arcadia man skipped court for stealing vehicle, child endangerment, and criminal mischief

Wayne County man accused of assaulting child with metal rod
Deputies arrested an Arcadia man on several charges over the weekend after a bench warrant was discovered. Robert Wells Jr., 32, of Arcadia was wanted in Newark for unauthorized use of a motor vehicle, endangering ... more
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Deputies: Newark woman kicked officer in stomach during investigation

Deputies: Motorcyclist airlifted with serious injuries after Wayne County crash
Deputies arrested a Newark woman following a family trouble complain on Miller Road in the town of Arcadia during the early-morning hours on Saturday. Shyann Rothfuss, 23, of Newark was arrested for obstruction after an ... more
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Newark man wanted for skipping court arrested again

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The Wayne County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Newark man after a warrant was issued out of Lyons Town Court. Kyle Mein, 23, of Newark was arrested during the morning hours on Saturday ... more
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Community Pride Day set for May 18 in Newark

Community Pride Day set for May 18 in Newark
On May 18 the Village of Newark will hold its 18th Annual Community Pride Day, themed "Color our Community with Pride." Volunteers will gather in the parking lot of T. Spencer Knight Park to beautify ... more
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Newark details how $4M grants will be used for water system upgrades

Newark secures over M for water system upgrades
The Village of Newark has received over $4 million in grants to replace the century-old Allerton Hill Reservoir with a new above-ground tank, enhancing the water distribution system's safety and efficiency. Constructed in 1918 and ... more
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Lyons man arrested for possessing crack cocaine

Deputies: Rose driver was on drugs at time of near-crash on Route 104
Police say a 43-year-old Lyons man was arrested for possessing crack cocaine. On Saturday police in Newark arrested Calvin Solomon, 43, for criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal use of drug paraphernalia. Field ... more
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Deputies: Newark man stole beer from Byrne Dairy

Deputies: Newark man stole beer from Byrne Dairy
Deputies say a Newark man was arrested for stealing a case of beer from a local business in the village during the early-morning hours on Saturday. According to a news release, Marcus Beane, 39, was ... more
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Clifton Springs, Newark among winners of millions for water, sewer projects from state

Newark DRI Local Planning Committee to hear project proposals Wednesday
Governor Kathy Hochul has announced that the New York State Environmental Facilities Corporation Board of Directors approved $142 million in funding to enhance water infrastructure across New York State. This funding, part of the state's ... more
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OBITUARY: Steven Edward Wilcox services set for April 13

OBITUARY: Steven Edward Wilcox services set for April 13
A remembrance service will be held for a local man who passed away unexpectedly. Friends and family are invited to remember Steven Edward Wilcox on April 13 at 11 a.m. The service will be held ... more
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Multiple departments respond to serious crash in Newark

Wayne County Supervisors to vote on two-part EMS plan
First responders were called to a serious multi-vehicle accident in Newark on Sunday. The call was reported around 4 p.m. and initially described as a 'mass casualty event' on social media. However, no fatalities were ... more
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Newark teen smashed car window with bat, then stole items from it

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Police arrested a Newark teen after a car was vandalized and burglarized. Ian Axtell, 18, has been charged with criminal mischief and petit larceny. Police say he smashed the window of a vehicle at the ... more
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Newark man sentenced to life in prison for murder: “A killer has been brought to justice,” DA says

Newark man sentenced to life in prison for murder: "A killer has been brought to justice," DA says
In Wayne County Michael A. Robinson, a 49-year-old man from Newark, has been sentenced to 25 years to life for the murder of Torey Mathis in Arcadia in June 2021. Robinson was convicted by a ... more
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Newark names Robbin Bremer economic development facilitator

Newark names Robbin Bremer economic development facilitator
The Village of Newark has announced the promotion of Robbin Bremer to the position of Economic Development Facilitator. Bremer, who has served as the Deputy Clerk for the Code Enforcement and Economic Development Departments for ... more
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Newark man arrested after punching, shattering television

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Police in Newark arrested a local man following an incident on Vienna Street. According to a release, Ethan Payne, 35, of Newark was arrested for criminal mischief after an incident in the village. He's accused ... more
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Newark’s Rose City Drive-In set to reopen next week

Newark's Rose City Drive-In set to reopen next week
The Rose City Drive-In, a beloved Wayne County movie theater that closed its doors in 1984, is making an exciting return after nearly four decades. The iconic 100-by-45-foot screen, a staple of the original venue, ... more
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Newark teen who stole vehicle last year, does it again and tries to break in to Walmart

Police: Auburn woman worked with conspirator to steal from Walmart in Seneca Falls
An 18-year-old from Newark was apprehended after a failed break-in at a local Walmart and being caught with a stolen vehicle ... more
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Newark’s former hotel back on the market amid renovation, financing challenges

Newark’s former hotel back on the market amid renovation, financing challenges
The former Newark Garden Hotel, located at 125 North Main Street, is up for sale once more, after a $10 million renovation plan by its new owners failed to take off due to financing issues ... more
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Wayne County nurse indicted for diverting nursing home patient funds

Nursing home law: Over three hours of direct care now required daily at all facilities
A Rochester nurse, Antia L. Walker, 34, was indicted following allegations of diverting drugs from patients at Demay Living Center and falsifying business records. The State Police from Lyons announced her arrest on Friday, underlining ... more
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Clyde woman accused of menacing customer at Newark Walmart

Walmart holiday shopping will be a lot easier for customers
Police arrested a 48-year-old Clyde resident following an investigation at Walmart in Newark. Police say Heather Boone was arrested after a dispute at Walmart. She's accused of pointing what was believed to be a taser ... more
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