Category: Ontario County

Geneva on hunt for new city manager, job listing posted

Geneva on hunt for new city manager, job listing posted

The City of Geneva is looking for a new city manager with the departure of Sage Gerling, whose last day was Friday, January 14. A job posting was released the following Tuesday. The starting salary for city manager is estimated to be ... MORE
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Geneva General, Soldiers & Sailors, Taylor-Brown thank public for support for Holiday remembrance projects.

The Geneva General Hospital, Soldiers & Sailors Memorial Hospital and Taylor-Brown Auxiliaries’ annual Remembrance Projects were a rousing success, thanks to our generous communities. Each group offered an opportunity for folks to honor, celebrate or memorialize a loved one through the purchase ... MORE
City of Geneva looking for more residents to participate in testing of water pipes for copper, lead

City of Geneva looking for more residents to participate in testing of water pipes for copper, lead

The City of Geneva is looking for more residents to take part in its testing of water pipes for copper and lead. Public Works Director Joe Venuti says the goal is to increase sampling pool from 30 to 90 properties. A letter ... MORE
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W-FL WEDNESDAY: Honeoye boys rally for win over Naples in OT; Pal-Mac girls defeat Penn Yan in OT

Several Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball teams were in action Wednesday night despite a couple of postponements. Check out scores, stats and Thursday’s slate of games. W-FL BOYS SCOREBOARD (1/19): Romulus 52 @ HAC 43 Midlakes 60 @ Red Jacket 48  ... MORE
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Macedon pedestrian struck by SUV in Finger Lakes Gaming parking lot

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a car vs. pedestrian crash that happened on Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack around 10:45 p.m. on Tuesday. According to a news release, deputies were called along with Victor Farmington Ambulance to the ... MORE
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Former Geneva Agritech Director Donald Barton dead at 100

The Cornell College of Agriculture and Life Sciences (CALS) has announced the passing of former Cornell Agritech Director Donald Barton. He was 100. Barton died October 7 in Canandaigua. He joined the Cornell faculty in 1951 and became the ninth director of ... MORE
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Several vehicles destroyed in Manchester garage fire

The cause of a fire that destroyed several vehicles in Ontario County remains under investigation. Deputies say a little after 11:30 p.m. on January 15 first responders were called to a structure fire on Outlet Road in the town of Manchester. Upon ... MORE
Stroke support group to meet February 3 via Zoom

Stroke support group to meet February 3 via Zoom

The regional Stroke Support Group, hosted by UR Medicine Thompson Health, will meet on Thursday February 3. The meeting will be held at 1 p.m. via Zoom and will feature peer interactions and discussion. Thompson’s monthly support group is open to stroke ... MORE
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Local researcher to present on climate change’s impact on Finger Lakes

A local researcher is set to report on climate change’s impact on the 11 Finger Lakes in an upcoming Zoom session. Steve Shaw, an associate professor at the State University of New York College of Environmental Science, will present “30 Years of ... MORE
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W-FL TUESDAY: Troy Kabat leads Mynderse past Wayne; Clyde-Savannah girls keep rolling

After a couple days off, Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball was back in action on Tuesday night. Check out scores, stats and Wednesday’s slate of games below. W-FL BOYS SCOREBOARD (1/18): Mynderse 61 @ Wayne 53  MYN – Troy Kabat 29; Jaydan ... MORE
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COVID-19 Booster Clinic in Geneva

COVID-19 booster shots available at Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church in Geneva from 4-7 PM on January 19, 2022. January 19, 2022, Booster COVID-19 Clinics Mount Olive Missionary Baptist Church, 70 Clark Street, Geneva, January 19, 2022, MODERNA Booster Clinic Booster Doses ... MORE
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Geneva BID announces first-ever Downtown Winter Arts & Film Festival

The Geneva Business Improvement District (BID) has announced the first-ever Downtown Winter Arts & Film Festival February 5-12. The Finger Lakes Times quotes BID Executive Director Michael Mills as saying February is typically a slow time for downtown businesses. The film festival ... MORE
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Troopers: Investigation continues after pedestrian killed in Hopewell crash

New York State Police say the car vs. pedestrian accident that happened in Hopewell Sunday night has turned fatal. Police, firefighters, and EMS responded to 5&20 and County Road 10 in Hopewell around 7:30 p.m. The road was closed for hours as ... MORE
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Snow can not stop Geneva Dr. Martin Luther King Day observance

As promised, Geneva held its annual Dr. Martin Luther King Day observances despite the snowstorm. The event has seen its share of snow and cold over the years. Lucille Mallard, longtime President of the Geneva chapter of the NAACP, said all chapters ... MORE
Geneva General Hospital to host blood drive on January 26

Geneva General Hospital to host blood drive on January 26

Geneva General Hospital will host an American Red Cross blood drive on Wednesday, January 26. The drive will run from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. in Conference Room A/B located on the basement level of GGH, 196 North Street, Geneva. The American ... MORE