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Hobart holds off Sacred Heart to return to NEC title game

Hobart holds off Sacred Heart to return to NEC title game
The Hobart College lacrosse team built a 14-8 lead through three quarters and held off a late charge by Sacred Heart University for a 14-13 win in the Northeast Conference Tournament semifinals. The Statesmen advance ... more
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Geneva man threatened two with rifle; fired it multiple times into the air during domestic

Police: Clyde man was belligerent, kicked officers during harassment investigation in Seneca Falls
Deputies report the arrest of a 26-year-old Geneva man after a domestic incident on Thursday. It happened around 5:22 p.m. when deputies say Matthew C. Johnson, 26, of Geneva allegedly menaced two victims with a ... more
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Herald feature on race, diversity exposes ‘ugly part’ of HWS campus

Herald feature on race, diversity exposes ‘ugly part’ of HWS past/present; McGuire writes letter after flyers circulated around campus
One extensive feature on race, diversity and equity; the circulation of racist flyers around campus; and a letter from Interim President of Hobart and William Smith Colleges Patrick A. McGuire L.H.D. ’12 has the campus ... more
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Geneva City Council deadlocks on filling Greco’s seat

A computer and a bottle of water were placed in the spot last night where the late John Greco sat on City Council, representing the Sixth Ward. They were placed there, according to City Clerk ... more
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Geneva starts working on revitalizing its lakefront, downtown areas

Geneva starts working on revitalizing its lakefront, downtown areas
The City of Geneva is making some big changes to their downtown area thanks to the money they received from the state. The project is part of the Downtown Revitalization Initiative and, in addition to ... more
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Cathy Young excited about new role at Cornell

The Center of Excellence for Food and Agriculture at Cornell AgriTech leverages institutional resources and expertise to cultivate innovation, economic growth and robust job creation in New York’s food and farming sector. The center accelerates ... more
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Mark Pitifer officially gets Republican endorsement for Geneva mayor

Geneva City Republicans have released their slate of candidates, and it’s topped by Mark Pitifer, who had previously confirmed his candidacy for mayor. Pitifer, who has received the endorsement of the city Republican Committee, will ... more
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Geneva man arrested on felony drug charge

Deputies: Traffic stop leads to DWI, CPCS charges in Victor
The Geneva Police Department reports the arrest of a 21-year-old North Street resident on felony drug charges following an investigation. Joshua L. Whitfield, 21, of Geneva was charged with third-degree criminal sale of a controlled ... more
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Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again

Seneca7 huge success in Geneva again
The ninth-annual Seneca7, a 77.7-mile relay race, consisting of 340 seven-member teams running the circumference of Seneca Lake, was held Sunday, April 28. The event began in downtown Geneva, with runners heading south along the west ... more
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Rhynes gets 55 years behind bars in Ontario Co. Court

Rhynes gets 55 years behind bars in Ontario Co. Court
A Geneva man is going to spend most of his adult life behind bars. Erin Rhynes, 27, was sentenced Tuesday in Ontario County Court to a total of 55 years in prison. A jury convicted ... more
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Little more like spring? (photo)

Little more like spring? (photo)
It looked a little more like spring in this shot along Seneca Lake last week. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... more
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Hobart falls in overtime at Robert Morris; NEC Tournament next

Hobart falls in overtime at Robert Morris to close regular season
Hobart College attackmen Eric Holden and Jason Knox broke Statesmen Division I era records, but Robert Morris University used a late scoring surge to defend its home field 16-15 in overtime. Holden produced four points ... more
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Canandaigua man gets 32 years for raping teen

Canandaigua man gets 32 years for raping teen
Ontario County Judge Frederick Reed sentenced a man to 32 years in prison for raping a highly intoxicated teenage girl last spring. District Attorney Jim Ritts said Michael Socciarelli, 33, of Canandaigua, was sentenced Thursday ... more
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Ontario County Justice Coalition will host annual dinner on May 3

The Ontario County Justice Coalition will host their first annual dinner on Friday, May 3rd 2019 at Club 86 in Geneva, NY at 6pm. The event will honor President of the United Christian Leadership Ministry, ... more
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Hochul urges students to take on women’s rights fight

Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul is well aware of the history this region has when it comes to an issue close to her heart: women’s rights. On the campus of Hobart and William Smith Colleges Tuesday ... more
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With its own home, Food Justice widens scope in Geneva

Food Justice of Geneva hoped that when it got a permanent staging area for its produce-distribution efforts, it would be closer to becoming a year-round operation. “That was one of our main goals — to ... more
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Police: Geneva man possessed cocaine, intended to sell it

Police: Seneca Falls man accused of verbally, physically abusing child in Walmart
The Geneva Police Department reports the arrest of a 49-year-old Geneva resident following a narcotics investigation. On Sunday at approximately 5:57 p.m. police arrested Erwin L. Wineglass, 49, of Geneva on a felony criminal possession ... more
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Rep. Reed announces $455K for Geneva Housing Authority

Valentino retires from Geneva Housing Authority Board of Commissioners
Rep. Tom Reed announced a $455,000 grant from the Department of Housing and Urban Development to provide the Geneva Housing Authority with funding to develop, repair, and improve affordable housing in the area. “We care ... more
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Hobart tops Mount St. Mary’s to move into 1st in NEC

Hobart tops Mount St. Mary’s to move into 1st in NEC
The Hobart College lacrosse team earned an 11-8 Northeast Conference win over Mount St. Mary's University on Boswell Field at Urick Stadium to move into a tie for first place in the league standings. The ... more
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WEBER THIS WEEK: The Dog hangs it up after 50 years of local broadcasting… this is his last show (podcast)

WEBER THIS WEEK: The Dog hangs it up after 50 years of local broadcasting… this is his last show (podcast)
After 50 years in local broadcasting, Harold "Web Dog" Weber will be officially handing up the microphone after one last edition of his long running Weber This Week podcast on FingerLakes1.com on Monday afternoon. Join ... more
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Geneva fire victim forges ahead despite challenges

Geneva fire victim forges ahead despite challenges
Darlene Durgan has endured a difficult life. At 18, her kidneys began to fail from what doctors later learned was polycystic kidney disease, a genetic disorder that causes fluid-filled cysts to grow in the organs ... more
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