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Police: Teen charged at victim with knife during Canandaigua incident, faces weapons charge

Police: Teen charged at victim with knife during Canandaigua incident, faces weapons charge
Police arrested a Canandaigua man on menacing and weapons charges after a disturbance on South Main Street. According to police, Richard Norton, 18, was charged with menacing and criminal possession of a weapon after charging ... more
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Geneva man charged with DWI after roadside investigation in Canandaigua

Auburn men lead state police on chase along I-80 in Pennsylvania
Police arrested a Geneva man following a traffic stop on Foster Street in the city. Christopher Evans, 47, of Geneva was charged with DWI after police say a roadside investigation occurred. He was issued an ... more
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Police: Canandaigua man was driving without a license or interlock device

Police: Drunk driver was going 74 mph on Eastern Blvd. in Canandaigua
Police arrested a Canandaigua man on several charges after a traffic stop on Beeman Alley. Justin Warner, 33, was charged with aggravated unlicensed operation and operating without an interlock device. It was determined at the ... more
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Harassment charge follows incident in Canandaigua

Larceny investigation leads to arrest in Canandaigua
Police arrested a Canandaigua man following an investigation in the city. James Simmons, 45, was arrested for second-degree harassment. He's accused of subjecting a person to unwanted physical contact during an incident in August. Additional ... more
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Canandaigua man violates court order by sharing residence with protected party, now faces new charges

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Police arrested a Canandaigua man following an investigation into a court violation. According to police Thomas Daniels, 28, was charged with criminal contempt after violating a court order. It was determined that he violated the ... more
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Florida man causes $2,000+ worth of damage to vehicle in Canandaigua

Florida man causes $2,000+ worth of damage to vehicle in Canandaigua
Police arrested a Florida man after a report of vehicle damage in the city of Canandaigua over the summer. Two weeks after an incident on Gibson Street where a vehicle was intentionally scratched with a ... more
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Public hearing slated for Canandaigua marina zoning change

Public hearing slated for Canandaigua marina zoning change
A petition from the owner of German Brothers Marina, seeking a change in the zoning of the marina property, will be the subject of a public hearing by the Canandaigua Town Board on September 18 ... more
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Canandaigua raises Casella’s landfill leachate treatment rates

Canandaigua raises Casella's landfill leachate treatment rates
Casella Waste Services of Ontario LLC, which has been sending its leachate from the Ontario County Landfill to the city's water resource recovery facility for treatment, will soon face an increased rate. Previously paying 3 ... more
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Twisted Rail Brewing, City of Canandaigua look for solutions on noise complaints: Live music paused temporarily

Twisted Rail Brewing, City of Canandaigua look for solutions on noise complaints: Live music paused temporarily
Twisted Rail Brewing Co., a favored brewery and dining destination along Canandaigua Lake, has temporarily suspended outdoor amplified music after receiving noise complaints from neighboring residents. The Canandaigua Messenger reports at least two complaints emerged ... more
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The Arc Ontario honored as ‘Finger Lakes Hires Business of the Week’

The Arc Ontario honored as 'Finger Lakes Hires Business of the Week'
The Finger Lakes Workforce Investment Board (FLWIB) has named The Arc Ontario as the “Finger Lakes Hires Business of the Week,” recognizing its contribution to the community and its unique workplace culture. The Arc Ontario, ... more
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Canandaigua’s Happiness House residents displaced after July flood: Repairs could take months

Canandaigua’s Happiness House residents displaced after July flood: Repairs could take months
Canandaigua's Happiness House, a nonprofit that provides housing for individuals with disabilities and those in low-income situations, suffered significant damage following major flooding in July. The swift floodwaters led to about two feet of water ... more
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HABs emerge on Canandaigua Lake

HABs emerge on Canandaigua Lake
Recent reports highlight the emergence of cyanobacterial harmful algal blooms along Canandaigua Lake's shoreline. The past few days' hot temperatures coupled with minimal wind have proven conducive to cyanobacteria's growth and shoreline accumulation. While most ... more
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Canandaigua man arrested, released after stabbing: Police say he fled the scene

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Police arrested a 40-year-old Canandaigua man on assault charges following a stabbing on September 4. According to a news release, Matthew Wood, 40, was charged with second-degree assault, after a physical altercation that ended with ... more
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Canandaigua woman stole purse in April, arrested in late-August

Deputies: Canandaigua woman charged after improperly caring for person who injured themselves
Police arrested a Canandaigua woman following an investigation at a local business. According to a news release, 22-year-old Makenzie Whipple was arrested for grand larceny. The felony charge follows an investigation into an incident in ... more
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Deputies: Sick or intoxicated driver complaint leads to DWI arrest in Canandaigua

Ontario County Sheriff’s Office offers lateral transfers, incaddress staffing issue
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Bloomfield resident following a sick or intoxicated driver complaint in Canandaigua. Deputies observed the suspect, later identified as Arunas Pauliuknois, 55, in the area of ... more
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Douglas Merrill set to fill Canandaigua City Council vacancy

Douglas Merrill set to fill Canandaigua City Council vacancy
Following the July resignation of Democrat Renée Sutton, Douglas Merrill has been chosen to take up the at-large City Council seat. The appointment, slated for Sept. 5, came after Council interviews with five potential candidates ... more
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Wood Library in Canandaigua will debut new public reading garden

Canandaigua voters to decide on funding increase for Wood Library
The Wood Library is set to break ground on a 2,000-square-foot public Reading Garden, with a kickoff ceremony scheduled for 10 a.m. on Sept. 7. Designed by award-winning architect Ted Liddell, the garden will boast ... more
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Canandaigua man charged with burglary after thefts from Lowes, Walmart

Lowe’s will offer trick-or-treating alternative with free candy and pumpkins later this month
On August 31 authorities arrested Charles E. Osterhout, 33, of Canandaigua, following an investigation linked to theft at the Canandaigua Lowes, located on 4200 Recreation Drive in Hopewell. Osterhout was apprehended for petit larceny after ... more
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Deputies: Victim had $2,980 stolen from bank account in Ontario County

Ontario County Sheriff’s Office offers lateral transfers, incaddress staffing issue
Investigators say a Canandaigua resident has been charged with grand larceny after stealing money from a person's bank account. On August 31 around 9:09 a.m. deputies arrested Tedra Gerstner, 51, of Canandaigua for grand larceny ... more
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Police: Rochester man tried to pass fake $100 bill at Canandaigua business

Deputies: Canandaigua woman charged after improperly caring for person who injured themselves
The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of a Rochester man following an investigation into counterfeit money being used in the city. Warren Elliot, 36, of Rochester is accused of trying to pass off a ... more
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Canandaigua teen takes car, crashes it into utility pole: Police say both occupants fled the scene

Canandaigua teen takes car, crashes it into utility pole: Police say both occupants fled the scene
Police in Canandaigua arrested an 18-year-old city resident after an investigation into a stolen vehicle, which later led to a crash. On August 26 around 1:05 p.m. Hailey Siesto, 18, was arrested for two counts ... more
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