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Over $60M coming to Canandaigua VA Medical Campus to complete Phase 4 of expansion

Over M coming to Canandaigua VA Medical Campus to complete Phase 4 of expansion
More than $60 million is coming to the Canandaigua VA Medical Campus to complete Phase 4 of its modernization and expansion. The funding comes from the 2022 Veterans Affairs Major Medical Facility Authorization Act. Credit: ... more
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UPDATE: 57-year-old charged with making bomb threat at Geneva Public Safety Building

UPDATE: 57-year-old charged with making bomb threat at Geneva Public Safety Building
Police have provided an update on the bomb threat at the public safety building in Geneva. On Tuesday around 10:50 a.m. the City of Geneva Police Department and Geneva City Court received two packages from ... more
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More detours, temporary road closures coming to 5&20 as Geneva nears completion of road diet along Seneca Lake

More detours, temporary road closures coming to 5&20 as Geneva nears completion of road diet along Seneca Lake
More detours are coming for motorists in Geneva. Paving will be taking place at night to finish the reconfiguration of 5&20 through the city, along Seneca Lake. Progress in Geneva shrinking the multi-lane portion of ... more
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Lt. Colton on Geneva shootings: “I’m tired of a small portion of our community that have no regard for human life”

Lt. Colton on Geneva shootings: "I’m tired of a small portion of our community that have no regard for human life"
The Geneva Police Department is speaking out on a pair of shootings that happened this past weekend at the Courtyard Apartments. Investigators tell us they have responded to four shootings in about two months. "It’s ... more
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Lenoard’s Express plays big role in constructing inclusive playground in Ontario County

Lenoard's Express plays big role in constructing inclusive playground in Ontario County
"If you build it, they will come." These timeless words from the 1989 movie Field of Dreams could be a perfect refrain for the Dream Big campaign, which involved the construction of a playground for ... more
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Geneva man arrested for third DWI this year after found asleep in running car, blocking roadway

Geneva man arrested for third DWI this year after found asleep in running car, blocking roadway
Police arrested a Geneva man after a complaint for a vehicle blocking Martin Luther King Jr. Drive. Officers found Theodore Francis Jr., 51, of Geneva sleeping at the wheel of his running vehicle while it ... more
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Police: Geneva man charged with felony DWI after erratic driver complaint

Lyons man charged with DWI after hitting utility pole, not cooperating with deputies
On Sunday, October 2nd police responded to an erratic driver complaint near State Route 14 and Route 31 in the town of Lyons. Brandon Giovannini, 38, of Geneva was arrested for felony DWI, operating with ... more
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Cortland blanks Hobart, 3-0

Cortland blanks Hobart, 3-0
The Hobart College soccer team was defeated by SUNY Cortland 3-0 in a non-conference contest on Cozzens Field Tuesday afternoon. With the loss, the Statesmen are now 4-3-3 overall this season.Guillermo Castañeda Chang played all 90 ... more
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Geneva parents frustrated over bus policy: Why do some kids have to walk 30 minutes to school?

Police investigate another threat at Geneva HS campus on Friday
Parents in the Geneva City School District are wondering why their kids are eligible for the bus this year. Those who live in the Washington/Jefferson streets neighborhood on the city's west side were picked up ... more
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Milestone celebration for Kowalski Legal in Geneva on October 13th

Milestone celebration for Kowalski Legal in Geneva on October 13th
The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce will be co-hosting a Member Milestone Celebration to honor the official Grand Opening and Relocation Ceremony of Kowalski Legal PLLC, on Thursday, October 13th. The event will take place ... more
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Geneva General to host blood drive next week

Blood drive coming to Geneva General Hospital on March 26
Geneva General Hospital, 196 North Street, Geneva, will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Monday, October 10th. The drive will run from 10 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. in Conference Room A/B located on ... more
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FLH to host stroke recovery support group

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On Tuesday, October 11th from 3-4 p.m. Finger Lakes Health will offer a Stroke Support Group. The topic for October is “Physical Therapy and Stroke Recovery”. The Support Group will be held at the Garnsey ... more
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Public health officials say residents eligible for COVID booster shots should get them ASAP

New York is getting ready to distribute COVID booster shots, but no timeline set
Public health officials are encouraging eligible residents in the Finger Lakes region to get vaccinated with the updated booster shot against COVID-19. The CDC recently approved reformulated booster shots to further protect against the disease ... more
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New HABs reported on east side of Canandaigua Lake: What should you look for?

New HABs reported on east side of Canandaigua Lake: What should you look for?
Fall is officially here, and you never know what the weather will bring day-to-day. We’ve certainly had some cooler, rainy days mixed with stretches of calm, sunny weather. With this seasonal weather variability we can ... more
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#5 William Smith soars past Lions, 6-0

#5 William Smith soars past Lions, 6-0
Katrine Berg and Emma Faso each scored two goals as the fifth-ranked William Smith College soccer team defeated Penn State Behrend, 6-0, in a non-conference contest on Cozzens Field on Sunday afternoon. With the win, the Herons are ... more
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State police: Conesus man had more than 700 images, videos depicting sexual assault against children on electronic devices

Lyons man arrested on bench warrants in Wayne County
State police arrested a 56-year-old Conesus man following an investigation involving the National Center for Missing and Exploited Children, as well as the Internet Crimes Against Children Task Force in Albany. Raymond DiPasquale, 56, of ... more
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Hobart falls to Ithaca, 31-7

Hobart falls to Ithaca, 31-7
The nationally-ranked Ithaca College football team took advantage of a pair of Hobart College turnovers in the second quarter to turn a 7-0 lead into a 21-0 advantage in the span of just 15 seconds ... more
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Geneva PD contends with understaffing, overtime costs, and retirements: City councilor asks, “Why are we not adding staff?”

In Rambling Divided Work Session The Geneva City Council Leans Towards  Joint Policy Accountability Board-Geneva Police Department Investigations
How should Geneva spend public safety dollars? That question was central in Geneva City Council's debate about the future of the city's police department. Chief Mike Passalacqua says they're suffering from being short-staffed. It's not ... more
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Victor schools are running out of space: Will voters approve purchase of former YMCA? Answer comes October 8th

Parents blast board in Victor as masking looks likely in schools this September
The Victor Central School District is considering an acquisition. The former YMCA building is located near the school district's campus and would go a long way to dealing with the need for added instructional space, ... more
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