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Geneva residents express dislike of Pine Ridge Construction seeking a tax break for their project

A small group of residents that live near the Geneva Legion property on Lochland Road feel that the project getting a tax break is not necessary. Walter Bowyer, among the small group, says that they could get a break that reduces the ... MORE
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Geneva Theatre Guild to hold auditions for their upcoming show, “Just Like Sisters”

Geneva Theatre Guild is pleased to announce their fall production, the premiere of Jay D Hanagan’s “Just Like Sisters,” for which the playwright will also be filling the director’s chair. In-person auditions for a cast of three women in their 30’s will ... MORE
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Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce celebrates BME Associates Member Milestone with ribbon cutting ceremony

The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce held a Member Milestone Celebration for BME Associates on Wednesday, September 16. The ribbon cutting event celebrated their newly opened office located at 150 Castle Street in downtown Geneva. About 20 individuals attended the event, took ... MORE
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Hobart improves to 3-0 with 42-21 win over St. John Fisher

Hobart College running backs Rayshawn Boswell and Tim Denham Jr. both rushed for more than 100 yards, leading the Statesmen to a 42-21 win at St. John Fisher College this afternoon. A Rochester native, Boswell had 17 carries for 128 yards and ... MORE
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Geneva City Council discusses how to help businesses impacted by downtown construction

The Geneva City Council received a petition from downtown Geneva merchants asking for financial assistance due to the hardships caused following a project resulting in no street parking and one way traffic. The City Council discussed ways to help business owners during ... MORE
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Geneva man arrested following suspicious behavior around female Hobart and William Smith student’s residences

A Geneva man has been arrested for attempted burglary after a lengthy investigation into suspicious behavior. In recent weeks, Fernando Cruz, 31, has been approaching homes where female Hobart and William Smith students in the area of Hamilton, Pulteney, Argyle, and Madison ... MORE
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UPDATE: Tickets issued after box truck slams into SUV near Vonnie’s Boathouse

No serious injuries were reported after the crash at Vonnie’s Boathouse in the town of Geneva Tuesday. It happened just before 11 a.m., according to deputies with the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office who say an SUV operated by 60-year-old Brenda Jansen, of ... MORE
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Hobart and William Smith Colleges ranks in top 5 for service in Washington Monthly’s 2021 College Guide and Rankings

Hobart and William Smith has once again been made the top 5 in Washington Monthly’s 2021 College Guide and Rankings for service. This is the fifth year the school has been on the list in the top 5 and this year they ... MORE
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Following successful Business After Hours Networking Mixer, Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce announces next one

The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce held its third Business After Hours Networking Mixer of 2021 at Big aLICe Brewing on Wednesday, September 8. After the return of Business After Hours earlier in the summer from a nine month hiatus due to ... MORE
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Smith Opera House shares updated COVID-19 protocols

The Smith Opera House has updated its COVID-19 protocols again, and here’s what you need to know. Vaccinations are required from all ticket holders. If proof of vaccine can’t be provided then a negative COVID test can be shown. Children under 12 ... MORE
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PHOTOS: Truck crashes near Vonnie’s Boathouse in Geneva

Part of Route 14 outside of Geneva was reduced to one lane as first responders worked a crash during the morning hours. A medical helicopter was requested initially to standby as firefighters arrived, but was not needed. First responders from West Lake ... MORE
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Ontario County Republican of the Year to be announced at the Constitution Day Dinner Friday Sept. 17

Bonnie Lew, who is very active in local, county and state politics, will be honored as the Ontario County Republican of the Year at the annual Constitution Day Dinner Friday, Sept. 17, at Club 86 in Geneva. She has been Town of ... MORE
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Boys and Girls Club in Geneva will host a “Giving Day” in honor of their 25th anniversary

Like many non-profits, the Geneva Boys and Girls Club has been hit hard from the pandemic. Director Chris Lavin plans to do something special for the organization’s 25th anniversary. Sept. 30th is the 25th anniversary for the day the club was incorporated, ... MORE
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Online event is open to all to learn about the Spotted Lanternfly and why officials worry about its destruction

Hobart and William Smith Colleges will be partnering with Finger Lakes PRISM to host and online event about the Spotted Lanternfly. The event will take place Wednesday, Oct. 6 from 10 a.m. until 11:30 a.m. and have presentations from NYS Dept. of ... MORE
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GALLERY: 9/11 Memorial Service at Lakefront Park in Geneva (photos)

Scenes from the annual 9/11 Memorial Service on Long Pier at Lakefront Park in Geneva held on Saturday. Photos by Sierra Rose ... MORE