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Police: Canandaigua man throws kid’s bike into stream, forcing them to fish it out

Police: Canandaigua man throws kid's bike into stream, forcing them to fish it out
Canandaigua police arrested a local man following a suspicious condition in a stream that runs between Bristol and Chapin streets in the city. Tyler Degaugh, 38, was arrested for criminal mischief after an investigation determined ... more
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Deputies: Canandaigua man arrested for DWI after traffic stop

Deputies: Canandaigua man arrested for DWI after traffic stop
Deputies arrested a Canandaigua resident following a traffic stop and investigation during the early-mornings on Sunday. Jayden Torres, 20, was arrested for DWI after a traffic stop at the intersection of Buffalo Street Extension and ... more
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Police: Canandaigua woman arrested after attempted stabbing

Police: Canandaigua woman arrested after attempted stabbing
Police say one person was taken into custody on serious charges in the city of Canandaigua after an attempted stabbing. The City of Canandaigua Police Department arrested Sherlla D. Denis, 40, for attempted assault after ... more
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Thompson Health hosts info session for aspiring nursing assistants

Two local students awarded with Thompson Health Guild scholarship to further education
UR Medicine Thompson Health will hold an information session at 3 p.m. on Tuesday, May 28, for those interested in starting careers as certified nursing assistants (CNAs). Thompson Health offers a five-week CNA training course ... more
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Emergency room wait times increasing at many Finger Lakes hospitals

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As lawmakers debated state health care funding, patients in the Finger Lakes area experienced some of the longest emergency room wait times in New York. Between July 2022 and July 2023, Monroe County's average ER ... more
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Big changes proposed for former YMCA in Canandaigua: Dining, craft beer, and event space coming in 2025

Big changes proposed for former YMCA in Canandaigua: Dining, craft beer, and event space coming in 2025
Capstone Real Estate Development received a variance from the city Zoning Board of Appeals to repurpose the former Canandaigua YMCA located on North Main Street into a dining, craft beer tasting, and event space. Don ... more
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Verrette joins UR Medicine Thompson Health’s Canandaigua medical group

Verrette joins UR Medicine Thompson Health's Canandaigua medical group
Kristin Verrette, a certified physician assistant, has joined the Internal Medicine Practice at UR Medicine Thompson Health’s Canandaigua Medical Group. Verrette, a resident of Canandaigua, earned her master’s in health science in physician assistant studies ... more
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UR Medicine Finger Lakes Health honors employees at annual dinner

UR Medicine Finger Lakes Health honors employees at annual dinner
UR Medicine Finger Lakes Health celebrated its annual Employee Recognition dinner at Club 86 in Geneva, honoring employees for nearly 1,840 years of combined service. The event highlighted the dedication and contributions of the health ... more
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Canandaigua man accused of sending explicit, inappropriate messages to third party

Ontario County Sheriff’s Office offers lateral transfers, incaddress staffing issue
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Canandaigua man following an investigation into family trouble. According to a news release, Gregory Cooper, 54, was arrested for unlawful dissemination of an intimate image ... more
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UR Medicine Thompson Health holds Shining Stars ceremony

Police: Violent incident at F.F. Thompson Hospital leads to several charges against Rochester man
UR Medicine Thompson Health held its annual Shining Stars Awards Ceremony on May 7, recognizing Linda Gross of Clyde as the Associate of the Year and honoring 40 other health system associates with Shining Star ... more
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Prosecutors believe there are more victims in Canandaigua rape case

Prosecutors believe there are more victims in Canandaigua rape case
Prosecutors in Ontario County have shed new light on an active case involving a Canandaigua man who's accused of rape. At this point, the Ontario County District Attorney's Office believes there could be more victims ... more
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Tire company employee identified after fatal roadside incident in Canandaigua

Tire company employee identified after fatal roadside incident in Canandaigua
A family is mourning after 38-year-old Jarod Brown from Dundee, an employee of Parmenter Tire in Phelps, died during a roadside assistance call on Route 21 in Canandaigua on Monday, May 13. Brown was dispatched ... more
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Thompson Health celebrates national nurses week with awards

Police: Violent incident at F.F. Thompson Hospital leads to several charges against Rochester man
UR Medicine Thompson Health’s nursing leadership team honored several associates during the National Nurses Week celebration on May 9. Tabitha Arcarisi of West Henrietta was named the Hospital’s Nurse of the Year, while Ana Calouro ... more
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Dundee man dies after motorhome falls onto him along SR 21 in Canandaigua

Dundee man dies after motorhome falls onto him along SR 21 in Canandaigua
Officials in Ontario County say a Dundee man has died after a motorhome fell on him during the afternoon hours in Canandaigua. Around 5 p.m. deputies and other first responders were called to State Route ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Canandaigua mayor talks strategic plan for 2024 (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Canandaigua mayor talks strategic plan for 2024 (podcast)
What are the biggest issues facing the City of Canandaigua as Council looks ahead to forging a new path for residents? The City's draft strategic plan for 2024 outlines the most-crucial items - including housing, ... more
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Sen. Helming honors Canandaigua librarian for 50 years of service

Sen. Helming honors Canandaigua librarian for 50 years of service
State Senator Pam Helming welcomed Mary Ferris to the State Capitol on May 7th to honor her 50 years of service as Children's Librarian at Canandaigua’s Wood Library. The New York State Senate passed a ... more
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Developer revamps Canandaigua housing project to address zoning issues

Developer revamps Canandaigua housing project to address zoning issues
In the city of Canandaigua Midland Management LLC of Rochester has updated its Parkwood housing subdivision plans to align with the city's zoning ordinance after facing initial opposition. The redesigned plans, which were reviewed by ... more
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Public hearing announced for May 20th in Canandaigua for water system improvement project

Public hearing announced for May 20th in Canandaigua for water system improvement project
The Canandaigua Town Board has announced a public hearing set for May 20th at 6 p.m. to discuss the 2024 Water System Improvement Project. The hearing will take place at the Town Hall on Routes ... more
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Canandaigua school district proposes budget with 3.1% increase

Proposed Canandaigua school budget increases spending by 4.9%
The Canandaigua City School District has proposed a new budget for the 2024-25 academic year, featuring a 3.1% spending increase to $91.1 million from the previous year’s $88.2 million. This increase is set to raise ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Palumbo talks red light cameras, city housing, and AIM funding (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Mayor Palumbo talks red light cameras, city housing, and AIM funding (podcast)
Today on Inside the FLX we’re talking with Canandaigua Mayor Bob Palumbo after their March 7, 2024 meeting. While a resolution to move forward with a red light camera proposal won headlines — Mayor Palumbo ... more
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Canandaigua’s Middle Cheshire Rd. will get new asphalt this week

Overnight paving begins on Route 96
The Town Highway Department announced that Middle Cheshire Road is slated for a major asphalt resurfacing project from May 14th through May 21st, potentially causing traffic delays. The work will begin by removing up to ... more
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