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Longtime Mayor Polimeni concedes to Palumbo in Canandaigua

Longtime Mayor Polimeni concedes to Palumbo in Canandaigua
After roughly 20 election campaigns for mayor and City Council since the 1980s, sooner or later Mayor Ellen Polimeni would come out on the losing end of an Election Day result. And on Tuesday night, that happened, ... more
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Canandaigua VA releases renovation plans

Canandaigua VA renovation plans
The US Army Corps of Engineers awarded a $176 million contract to two Rochester companies for upgrades to the Canandaigua Veterans Affairs Medical Center. Hueber-Breuer Construction and The Pike Company will complete the phase two ... more
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Canandaigua resident charged with identity theft after forging money orders to pay rent

Deputies: Canandaigua resident charged with identity theft after forging money orders to pay rent
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a 21-year-old Canandaigua resident after an investigation into a forged money order. Investigators say that Jasmine Phoenix, 21, of Canandaigua was arrested on multiple charges after ... more
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Geneva man accused of fabricating ‘stray’ story when turning dog over to authorities

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A Geneva man has been charges after investigators say he brought a dog to the Ontario County Humane Society, allegedly falsely reporting it was a stray. Joshua Jackson, 23, brought a pit bull-type dog to ... more
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Sheriff: Homeless man arrested on felony drug charges in Canandaigua

Sheriff: Homeless man arrested on felony drug charges in Canandaigua
Sheriff Kevin Henderson reports the arrest of a homeless person in Canandaigua on felony drug charges. Aneudi Rivera, 42, of Canandaigua was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled substance. The charges is a ... more
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Palumbo edges Polimeni in close race for Canandaigua mayor

When the votes were counted Tuesday night, Councilmember Bob Palumbo had pulled off what could be considered a stunning upset of longtime Mayor Ellen Polimeni. Only 83 votes separated the two at the end of ... more
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Police: No one hurt after pursuit through city of Canandaigua

Police: No one hurt after pursuit through city of Canandaigua
The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a 27-year-old resident following a pursuit throughout the city during the overnight hours on November 3rd. David Derby, 27, of Canandaigua was charged with reckless endangerment, fleeing ... more
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Driver charged with felony DWI after traffic stop in Ontario County

Clyde man charged with disorderly conduct after Seneca Falls incident
On November 3rd at approximately 7:45 p.m. deputies performed a traffic stop in the Town of Canandaigua along Route 5, which resulted in felony DWI charges. Deputies say that 38-year-old Michael Rawleigh, of Lakeville was ... more
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Rainy night for trick-or-treating (photo)

Rainy night for trick-or-treating (photo)
A rainy, but successful night of trick-or-treating in Canandaigua. Photo by Kim Savino ... more
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Hazardous (photo)

Hazardous (photo)
One of the more impressive Halloween setups we've seen here. Photo by Shana Smithers-Barteau‎ ... more
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Bright colors of fall (photo)

Bright colors of fall (photo)
The bright colors of fall in Canandaigua. Photo by Jim Tuohy ... more
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Deputies: Canandaigua man falsely reported burglary

Police: Penn Yan resident displayed shotgun during physical domestic incident
Deputies say that a Canandaigua man was arrested after investigation of a false burglary report last week. On November 1st Terrance Raggs, 21, of Canandaigua was charged with third-degree falsely reporting an incident. It’s alleged ... more
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Familiar faces battle to be next mayor in Canandaigua

Familiar faces battle to be next mayor in Canandaigua
Canandaigua Mayor Ellen Polimeni and her opponent Councilmember Bob Palumbo want the job of city mayor for basically the same reason. Both love the city and both want to continue serving its people, even if ... more
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Partnerships prove crucial to helping local hospitals stay afloat

Nurses across NYS call for temporary emergency standards to ensure coronavirus preparedness at hospitals
Several years ago, officials at Thompson Health surveyed their medical staff and area doctors about services they wanted to see the agency provide — or provide more of. One area they pointed to was pulmonary ... more
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Insider on Keystone pipeline case to speak at FLCC Nov. 10

Insider on Keystone pipeline case to speak at FLCC Nov. 10
As an attorney for the Colorado-based Native American Rights Fund, Don Ragona has an insider’s view of a battle that has pit two Native American tribes against big industry and federal government. The NARF is ... more
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Canandaigua couple filed for public assistance, but failed to report income or business

Canandaigua couple filed for public assistance, but failed to report income or business
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of two Canandaigua residents following an investigation into benefits applied for through public assistance. On Wednesday Ashley Griepsma, 27, of Canandaigua was arrested for offering a false ... more
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Dreaming big for a new playground in Canandaigua

Mike and Nanci Bentley are on a mission to create a destination where everyone can play. And, along with the support of the community, they are well on their way to achieving their goal. The ... more
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Canandaigua man charged with incest after investigation in Ontario County

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Sheriff Kevin Henderson says that a 48-year-old Canandaigua man is in custody after an investigation into a relationship between two blood relatives in Ontario County. Henderson reports that Douglas Eggers, 48, of Canandaigua was charged ... more
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Deputies: Canandaigua woman hospitalized after crash on SR 332

Deputies: Canandaigua woman hospitalized after crash on SR 332
One person was transported to Thompson Hospital in Canandaigua after a crash along State Route 332 around 10:30 a.m on Sunday. Deputies say that Michael J. Feligno, 69, of South Park, Pennsylvania was traveling north ... more
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Police: Lyons man arrested on drug charges at Canandaigua City Pier

Police: Lyons man arrested on drug charges at Canandaigua City Pier
Police in Canandaigua report the arrest of a 33-year-old Lyons resident following a suspicious vehicle investigation at City Pier. Police say that while an officer was patrolling City Pier - they located a vehicle that ... more
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Canandaigua driver charged with aggravated DWI after stop

Police in Canandaigua report the arrest of a 43-year-old following a traffic stop, which was initiated due to observed speeding. Police say that Joseph Barresi, 43, of Canandaigua was charged with aggravated driving while intoxicated, ... more
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