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Seneca Meadows, Ontario landfills to be approached by Auburn in two years

Seneca Meadows, Ontario landfills to be approached by Auburn in two years
The city of Auburn landfill will be at capacity in about two years. When that time comes, the city plans to close and cap the 20-acre landfill and convert the site to a transfer station ... more
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Court rules against Town of Seneca on solar panel assessment

State Supreme Court Judge John Ark has ruled that a solar farm on Gates Road should not be assessed and subject to local property taxes. The Town Board will likely vote to appeal that ruling ... more
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Nexamp Seneca offers community solar option

Nexamp Seneca offers community solar option
Anyone who has driven a stretch of Route 14A from Geneva to the hamlet of Hall has likely noticed solar panels being installed on a large tract of land for nearly a year. The completion ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Sheriff Kevin Henderson discusses potential policy changes, and future of Ontario County (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Sheriff Kevin Henderson discusses potential policy changes, and future of Ontario County (podcast)
When Ontario County Sheriff Kevin Henderson succeeded longtime Sheriff Philip Povero, the focus was on transitioning smoothly. Now, more than 50 days after taking office - Sheriff Henderson is establishing himself as a leader, not ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Victor Supervisor Jack Marren discusses landfill, pressure from Albany, and more

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Victor Supervisor Jack Marren discusses landfill, pressure from Albany, and more
Victor Town Supervisor Jack Marren, who will seek another term in this year's election, and serves as the Chairman of the Ontario County Board of Supervisors has become a regional leader for the Finger Lakes ... more
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Ontario County, Casella respond to landfill odor complaints

Ontario County, Casella respond to landfill odor complaints
Job 1 for Ontario County’s new Director of Sustainability and Solid Waste Management Carla Jordan has been dealing with an increase in complaints about odor from the county landfill on Routes 5&20. Jordan’s first day ... more
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Police: Driver charged with DWI after crash in Seneca Falls

Felony DWI arrest in Canandaigua after one-car crash
On December 9th at 1:45 a.m., the Town of Seneca Falls Police Department arrested a Seneca Castle resident on a DWI charge following a one-car crash. Emma J. Shaw, 27, of Seneca Castle was charged ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Povero reflects on nearly half-century in law enforcement (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Povero reflects on half-century in law enforcement (podcast)
Ontario County Sheriff Philip Povero has made serving the community a career. He has also made it a lifetime achievement, setting the standard for what long-term, successful leadership looks like in a law enforcement setting ... more
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Home destroyed by overnight fire in Town of Seneca (photos)

Home destroyed by overnight fire in Town of Seneca
Ontario County Emergency Management reports that on Wednesday around 12:15 a.m. first responders were called to a residential structure fire in the Town of Seneca on Scoon Road. The occupants of the home called 911 ... more
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Changing Skies in the Finger Lakes as fall arrives (photo)

Changing Skies in the Finger Lakes as fall arrives (photo)
Wednesdays weather led to some interesting skies and clouds. The sun was trying to peek out on Tileyard Road in Seneca Castle. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... more
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Changing weather brings changing skies in Seneca Castle (photo)

Changing weather brings changing skies in Seneca Castle (photo)
Wednesday's weather led to some interesting skies and clouds. The sun was trying to peek out on Tileyard Road in Seneca Castle. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... more
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Deputies: Slippery road conditions lead to accident on Rt. 14A

Seneca Falls man charged with attempted assault after imprisoning woman during domestic
Deputies say a 19-year-old Hall man avoided serious injury after an accident caused by slippery road conditions in the Town of Seneca on Thursday. Justyn A. Carr, 19, of Hall was traveling north on Route ... more
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Casella still working to correct landfill violations in Ontario County

Residents continue to hear that Ontario County Landfill odors will worsen before they improve
Casella Waste Services has corrected or is in the process of correcting most of the seven violations it has been cited for at the Ontario County Landfill. Since April 2017, the state Department of Environmental ... more
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Morning Fog in Ontario County (photo)

Auto Draft
Morning fog covers the farm ponds on Tile Yard Road in Seneca Castle. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... more
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PRIMARY PREVIEW: Candidates for sheriff in Ontario County face off this week

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Meeting the primary candidates for sheriff in Ontario County
Two candidates vying to succeed longtime Ontario County Sheriff Phil Povero say voters have an important choice to make this week. On Thursday, a Republican primary will be held to determine the candidate that will ... more
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Driver ticketed after ‘freak accident’ claims Waterloo woman’s life

Driver ticketed after 'freak accident' claims Waterloo woman's life
Investigators say they have found the truck involved in the fatal freak accident, which left a Waterloo woman dead after a rock was thrown from a vehicle that had recently left the Ontario County Landfill ... more
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Whitesboro woman hospitalized after accident on SR 5 in Ontario County

Whitesboro woman hospitalized after accident on SR 5 in Ontario County
Deputies say one person was transported to Geneva General Hospital following a crash along State Route 5&20 at the Whitney Road intersection. It happened on Sunday around 11:23 am in the Town of Seneca when ... more
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Evening Sunset in Ontario County (photo)

Evening Sunset in Ontario County (photo)
The day comes to a close on Tileyard Road in Seneca Castle Thursday evening. Photo by Shelly Lannon ... more
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Sunrise in Hall (photo)

Sunrise in Hall (photo)
It was an early-morning sunrise captured in Hall on Monday. Photo by Tim Donnells ... more
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Deputies continue search for truck involved in fatal accident in Ontario County

Deputies held a press conference on Sunday following a fatal accident on State Route 5&20 in the Town of Seneca on Saturday. As of Tuesday morning, no new information had been released as the investigation ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Kevin Henderson talks campaign for Ontario Co. Sheriff (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Kevin Henderson talks campaign for Ontario Co. Sheriff (podcast)
Taking more than three decades of experience with him, Ontario County Sheriff Candidate Kevin Henderson wants residents to know that he cares about the community and its future. Sitting down with Josh Durso on Inside ... more
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