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Bristol Hills Historical Society opens Burning Springs site for Memorial Day weekend

Bristol Hills Historical Society opens Burning Springs site for Memorial Day weekend
The Bristol Hills Historical Society will host the annual opening of Bristol’s historic Burning Springs site on Memorial Day weekend. The site, known for its natural gas flares and scenic creekside waterfall, will be open ... more
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4-H Camp Bristol Hills ranked among top summer camps by Newsweek

4-H Camp Bristol Hills ranked among top summer camps by Newsweek
4-H Camp Bristol Hills was named one of the best summer camps in the United States for 2024 by Newsweek Magazine, a distinction shared with three other 4-H camps in New York State. Rated highly ... more
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Rochester man faces charges after repeated trespassing incidents in Ontario County

Rochester man faces charges after repeated trespassing incidents in Ontario County
Deputies arrested a Rochester resident on two charges after apparent repeat trespassing incidents. While details were not released, the sheriff's office in Ontario County reports Chad Alan Simpson, 38, was arrested in South Bristol after ... more
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Spring Carnival at Bristol Mountain a success: Wraps up the 2023-24 season

Spring Carnival at Bristol Mountain a success: Wraps up the 2023-24 season
Bristol Mountain welcomed families and friends to its Spring Carnival, a festive event marking the transition from winter to spring in the Finger Lakes region. Attendees of all ages enjoyed a variety of activities including ... more
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Bristol Mountain larceny investigation leads to one arrest

Bristol Mountain making snow, getting ready to open after “I AM Snow” (video)
Deputies say a 26-year-old Ohio resident was arrested after a larceny investigation at Bristol Mountain Ski Resort. Kaitlin Ruth Tehoke, 26, was arrested after taking ski equipment from Bristol Mountain. She failed to return it ... more
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Bristol home destroyed by fire as first responders struggle with ‘tanker issue’

Bristol home destroyed by fire as first responders struggle with ‘tanker issue’
A home in Bristol was destroyed on Tuesday, as first responders from around the county responded to the scene. The home, which was located on Tall Oak Drive in Bristol was left in ruins, after ... more
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Three hospitalized, one in ICU after crash in front of Bristol Mountain

Three hospitalized, one in ICU after crash in front of Bristol Mountain
A three-vehicle collision near Bristol Mountain on State Route 64 in South Bristol resulted in multiple injuries and road closure. Samantha Romanick, a 35-year-old from Rochester, was exiting Bristol Mountain and collided with a southbound ... more
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Bristol Mountain bustles after recent snowfall

Bristol Mountain bustles after recent snowfall
Bristol Mountain welcomed a surge of skiers and snowboarders on Sunday, marking a significant turnaround following a warm December. The recent snowy weather and drop in temperatures allowed the resort to open more trails, a ... more
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Victor woman arrested for DWI after accident in Bristol

Larceny investigation leads to arrest in Canandaigua
Deputies say a 41-year-old Victor woman was arrested for DWI after a crash in South Bristol. According to a news release, Samantha Coons, 41, of Victor was arrested for DWI after a crash on New ... more
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Bristol Mountain keeps winter sports alive by making snow

Bristol Mountain starts making snow, says it will be ready for start of season
Bristol Mountain, a popular ski resort in Ontario County, is keeping winter sports enthusiasts happy with homemade snow despite unseasonably warm weather during the Christmas break. Lacking natural snowfall, the resort, which has been operational ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Nancy Napurski talks about why she chose to run for Bristol Town Board

FLX CANDIDATES: Nancy Napurski talks about why she chose to run for Bristol Town Board
Editor’s Note: If you are a candidate and would like to be featured in this series send an email to [email protected] to schedule a time ahead of Election Day. If you’d like to see all ... more
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Bristol Mountain adds 11 new ski patrollers for season

Bristol Mountain adds 11 new ski patrollers for season
Bristol Mountain, a prominent ski resort, has announced the addition of 11 new patrollers to its team for the upcoming 2023-24 winter season. The newly recruited patrollers, recognized for their exceptional skills and expertise, are ... more
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Bristol Mountain opens its doors, and slopes, for the 2023-24 season

Bristol Mountain making snow, getting ready to open after “I AM Snow” (video)
Bristol Mountain Ski Resort is set to open its doors for the 2023-24 season on Thursday, marking the beginning of its winter operations. The resort, which began its snowmaking operations last week, will welcome visitors ... more
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Vehicle fire that shut down Rt. 20A in Bristol blamed on mechanical issue

Wayne County man accused of assaulting child with metal rod
The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office provided an update on a vehicle fire that happened in the town of Bristol on Tuesday around 8:45 a.m. Seth Holcomb, 50, was traveling west on Route 20A when his ... more
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Family of 8 displaced after overnight fire in South Bristol

Family of 8 displaced after overnight fire in South Bristol
The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office gave an update on an overnight fire that happened on Powell Hill Road in the town of South Bristol around 11:30 p.m. on Saturday. Upon arrival, first responders observed flames ... more
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Finger Lakes Land Trust secures conservation easement to protect Canandaigua shoreline

Finger Lakes Land Trust secures conservation easement to protect Canandaigua shoreline
The Finger Lakes Land Trust (FLLT) has received a significant donation from John and Josephine Ingle, consisting of two perpetual conservation easements spanning eight acres of forested lakefront property along Canandaigua Lake. These easements, located ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Erich Dittmar talks goals amid Canandaigua City Council re-election campaign

FLX CANDIDATES: Erich Dittmar talks goals amid Canandaigua City Council re-election campaign
Today we continue our series previewing local elections across the Finger Lakes by shining the spotlight on Canandaigua. Erich Dittmar is seeking re-election to Canandaigua City Council this November, and he says his motivation is ... more
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South Bristol man, former RPD officer charged with rape

South Bristol man, former RPD officer charged with rape
On Tuesday New York State Police arrested 39-year-old Shawn Jordan of South Bristol, NY, charging him with first-degree rape, a Class B Felony. The charges arose after an investigation indicated Jordan allegedly committed the offense ... more
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Double fatal motorcycle accident in Ontario County

Motorcyclist killed in Canandaigua crash: Troopers say investigation underway
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office says two Bloomfield residents were killed in a motorcycle accident on Saturday. Around 10:15 a.m. deputies responded to a personal injury accident on County Road 33 in the town of ... more
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