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Clifton Springs man arrested for felony DWI with child in car after Canandaigua stop

Clifton Springs man arrested for felony DWI with child in car after Canandaigua stop
Deputies arrested a Clifton Springs man for felony DWI with a child in the vehicle after a traffic stop in the city of Canandaigua. According to a news release, Matthew Baker, 38, was taken into ... more
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New York sees job growth in March: What’s unemployment in each county?

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In March 2024, New York State's private sector employment saw an increase of 19,300 jobs, a growth of 0.2%, bringing the total to 8,348,300, according to preliminary data from the New York State Department of ... more
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Fratto funding surges as Republican primary heats up in NY-24

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In Geneva, Republican Mario Fratto has significantly bolstered his campaign finances, amassing nearly half a million dollars as he prepares for the upcoming primary. Reports reveal Fratto’s cash on hand totals $483,681.02, spanning his main ... more
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FLX Home Show returns May 3-4 in Geneva: Here’s everything you need to know

FLX Home Show returns May 3-4 in Geneva: Here's everything you need to know
Church’s Flooring announced the return of the highly anticipated 2nd Annual FLX Home Show, set to take place on Friday, May 3, from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday, May 4 from 9 a.m ... more
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Canandaigua man sentenced to life for fatal South Carolina shooting

Canandaigua man sentenced to life for fatal South Carolina shooting
A 19-year-old from Canandaigua was sentenced to life imprisonment for his role in the tragic death of a six-year-old boy in South Carolina. Jerimiah Harley, alongside a 21-year-old co-defendant, entered guilty pleas on Tuesday for ... more
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Ontario County rapist sentenced to 20 years in prison

Ontario County rapist sentenced to 20 years in prison
Jeffrey Kuney was sentenced to 20 years in prison Wednesday in Ontario County Court for first- and third-degree rape. The sentencing followed his conviction for a 2021 assault against a woman in his Canandaigua home ... more
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Finger Lakes Community College unveils long-term plan

FLCC celebrates opening of $7.2M Sands Family Center for Allied Health at main campus
The Ontario County Board of Supervisors received an overview of the future plans for Finger Lakes Community College (FLCC) during their meeting on March 28. The comprehensive facilities master plan, presented by County Planner Tom ... more
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Phelps woman arrested for DWI at Midlakes playground

Phelps woman arrested for DWI at Midlakes playground
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Phelps woman for DWI after an incident at the Midlakes school playground. Deputies were called there around 5:30 p.m. on Tuesday for the report of ... more
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Geneva pair face felony possession charge after being found with 100 counterfeit pills: Released after arraignment

Ontario County Sheriff’s Office offers lateral transfers, incaddress staffing issue
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Geneva pair following a narcotics investigation. Joequell Solomon, 30, and Emily Kerr, 23, both of Geneva were arrested after having been found in possession of ... more
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Ontario County Clerk’s Office changing hours: Here’s when they will be open

Ontario County Clerk’s Office changing hours: Here’s when they will be open
The Ontario County Clerk's office will have new operating hours starting April 29, as announced by County Clerk Jean Chrisman. The office hours will now be from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. This change is ... more
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Canandaigua Firehouse to become canvas for young artists

Canandaigua Firehouse to become canvas for young artists
This summer, the Canandaigua firehouse on Main Street is set to transform into a vibrant display of public art, thanks to the creative efforts of approximately 120 young artists aged 7 to 18. The project, ... more
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No wake order issued for Honeoye Lake due to high water levels

No wake order issued for Honeoye Lake due to high water levels
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office has announced a no wake order for Honeoye Lake, effective immediately. Boaters are advised to keep their speed under 5 mph. This measure is in response to significantly higher than ... more
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Carrie Underwood coming to CMAC this June

Carrie Underwood coming to CMAC this June
Country music superstar Carrie Underwood is set to perform at the Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC) in Canandaigua this June. The concert, part of her latest tour, will take place on Friday, June ... more
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Seneca Lake Guardian named ‘Freshwater Hero’ for environmental efforts

Seneca Lake Guardian named 'Freshwater Hero' for environmental efforts
The Seneca Lake Guardian (SLG) was honored with the "Freshwater Hero" award by Freshwater Future, recognizing their commitment to protecting the Finger Lakes and New York's waterways. The ceremony highlighted SLG’s initiatives against pollution and ... more
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HWS professor suspended after essay on Israel-Palestine conflict

2020 Commencement for Hobart and William Smith Colleges to be held Sunday
Jodi Dean, a distinguished professor at Hobart and William Smith Colleges, has been placed on leave pending an investigation into her remarks about the October attacks in Israel. Dean described the attacks as "exhilarating" in ... more
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Canandaigua Lake Watershed Forum focuses on conservation and water quality

Canandaigua Lake Watershed Forum focuses on conservation and water quality
The Canandaigua Lake Watershed Association, in collaboration with the Finger Lakes Land Trust and the Canandaigua Lake Watershed Council, will host a Watershed Forum at Hotel Canandaigua on Wednesday, May 8 from 5:30 to 7:30 ... more
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Geneva’s next city clerk identified as Nicole Tillotson: Nearly 50 applied for the job

Geneva's next city clerk identified as Nicole Tillotson: Nearly 50 applied for the job
Geneva will soon have a new city clerk. The position, which was vacated by Nicole Wright, who pursued an opportunity with the Geneva Fire Department, will be filled at a special meeting today. Nicole Tillotson, ... more
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Thompson Health expands specialized wound care services in Canandaigua

Police: Violent incident at F.F. Thompson Hospital leads to several charges against Rochester man
UR Medicine Thompson Health announced the expansion of its wound care services, led by Dr. Suzamie Jo Farnsworth, at the Marilyn Sands Outpatient Clinic in Canandaigua. Dr. Farnsworth, a seasoned expert with nearly 30 years ... more
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Three Brothers unveils new sustainable label for wines

Three Brothers unveils new sustainable label for wines
Three Brothers Wineries & Estates, renowned for its diverse offerings in the Finger Lakes region, introduced a new label design for its estate wines this past week, symbolizing a commitment to sustainability and quality. The ... more
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