Skip to content
Home » Monroe County

Monroe County

Driver with suspended license due to DWI, gets another in Seneca County

Police: Driver faces felony charges after traffic stop in Seneca Falls
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Fairport man following an incident in Tyre. According to a news release, Sean Miller, 35, was charged with driving while intoxicated and a felony count ... more
/

Second person charged after pursuit from Wayne to Monroe counties

Pursuit reported from Wayne to Monroe counties: Details still unclear
Deputies in Wayne County made another arrest after a vehicle was stolen and pursuit ensued spanning two counties. Jacob Gonyeau, 25, was found to be a passenger in the vehicle that police on a pursuit ... more
/

INSIDE THE FLX: Finger Lakes 211 Life Line serves thousands daily (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Finger Lakes 211 Life Line serves thousands daily (podcast)
Deb Turner has led the Finger Lakes region's 211 Lifeline program for many years. It's a program dedicated to connecting people to services - dozens of them - across the region. She was in-studio this ... more
/

Rochester to Orlando: New flight route launched by Allegiant

Rochester to Orlando: New flight route launched by Allegiant
Residents of Rochester looking for a sunny getaway to Orlando have a new travel option to consider. Allegiant Travel Company has kicked off its spring seasonal service connecting Rochester to Sanford, Florida. This addition is ... more
/

Rochester woman possessed stun gun during Canandaigua investigation

Ontario County Sheriff’s Office offers lateral transfers, incaddress staffing issue
Deputies say a 39-year-old Rochester resident was taken into custody after warrants were discovered for their arrest during a traffic stop on Friday. Timeka Garfield, 39, of Rochester was arrested after a traffic stop over ... more
/

Hundreds of speeding, distracted driving, and seatbelt tickets handed out during DWI enforcement campaign in Finger Lakes

Auto Draft
New York State Police announced they issued 6,876 tickets during a special STOP DWI traffic enforcement period over Super Bowl Weekend. During the campaign, which started on Friday, February 9, and ran through Sunday, February ... more
/

Rochester man caught in Cayuga County using stolen card to buy lottery tickets and Visa gift cards

Rochester man caught in Cayuga County using stolen card to buy lottery tickets and Visa gift cards
Sheriff Brian Schenck says a Rochester man was taken into custody after a fraud complaint and investigation in the town of Brutus. According to the sheriff's office, Jerome Hightower Jr. is accused of using a ... more
/

RG&E will host customer service event in collaboration with Goodwill

RG&E will host customer service event in collaboration with Goodwill
Rochester Gas and Electric is set to partner with Goodwill of the Finger Lakes for a community event aimed at enhancing customer service and support. Scheduled for Wednesday, February 21 at the Goodwill Learning Academy ... more
/

Avelo Airlines adds nonstop flights from Rochester to Souch Carolina

Avelo Airlines adds nonstop flights from Rochester to Souch Carolina
Avelo Airlines announced the introduction of nonstop flights from Rochester to Greenville-Spartanburg International Airport in South Carolina, starting May 9. The service, operating on Thursdays and Sundays, utilizes Boeing’s Next-Generation 737 aircraft, with introductory fares ... more
/

Seneca Foods reports sales dip, but stays optimistic

Seneca Foods reports sales dip, but stays optimistic
Seneca Foods Corp. reported a decrease in sales for the third quarter year-over-year, attributing the downturn to reduced sales volumes. The Fairport-based company, a leading provider of packaged fruits and vegetables, recorded sales of $444.5 ... more
/

Rochester man faces felony charges after Sodus incident

Sheriff: Sodus man killed in fatal wreck on Welsher Rd.
Deputies say a Rochester man was arrested on felony charges after a domestic incident in Wayne County. Benjamin Laplante, 41, was arrested for first-degree criminal contempt and aggravated harassment. It's alleged that Laplante violated an ... more
/

RELENTLESS: Real estate, social media, and mentors (podcast)

RELENTLESS: Real estate, social media, and mentors (podcast)
Julia Furano has made her career in real estate, but as she explains in a conversation with Christine on The Relentless Podcast it's about helping people complete their story. She discusses the ups and downs ... more
/

NWS issues Winter Weather Advisory: Lake snow kicks up tonight

NWS issues Winter Weather Advisory: Lake snow kicks up tonight
While the major storm system that's set to bring heavy snow to major cities along the East Coast will miss us here in the Finger Lakes - a few locations will likely see some slippery ... more
/

NYSEG and RG&E offer free webinars to help customers manage bills

NYSEG customers see skyrocketing bills, rates set to increase again this May
New York State Electric & Gas (NYSEG) and Rochester Gas and Electric (RG&E) are set to conduct customer assistance webinars on February 13 and 14, aimed at providing vital information on bill management and money-saving ... more
/

Rochester man faces felony drug charge in Seneca County

Wayne County man accused of assaulting child with metal rod
Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson says a Rochester man is in custody after resisting arrest following a roadside drug investigation. On February 2 investigators arrested 25-year-old Kalease O. Reid for third-degree criminal possession of a ... more
/

Rochester woman abandoned dog and parrot in Canandaigua: Authorities find them dead

Rochester woman abandoned dog and parrot in Canandaigua: Authorities find them dead
Authorities have arrested and charged a Rochester woman after a dog and parrot were discovered dead and decomposing at a residence in Canandaigua. On January 13 the Ontario County Humane Society became involved in an ... more
/

Police: Rochester man violates court order in Geneva

Police: Rochester man violates court order in Geneva
Geneva police arrested a Rochester resident following a warrant investigation in the city. Norberto, Deleon-Colon, 42, was arrested for second-degree criminal contempt after an investigation. He's accused of violating an active court order. He was ... more
/

Spectrum drops WROC-TV from TV lineup in Steuben, other counties

Spectrum blames snow, ice for major outage that impacted big chunk of northeast
Spectrum has recently announced the removal of WROC and its HD counterpart from its TV lineup in various communities west and south of Rochester, affecting Genesee, Steuben, and Wyoming Counties. The change, effective January 23, ... more
/

USPS offers $150K reward for information about letter carrier robbery

Schumer appears in Auburn to appeal for more U.S. Postal Service funding ahead of election
The United States Postal Inspection Service has announced a substantial reward of $150,000 for information leading to the arrest of a suspect involved in the recent robbery of a USPS letter carrier. The robbery occurred ... more
/