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Perfect reflections (photo)

Perfect reflections (photo)
These reflections looked perfect on Conesus Lake. Photo by Ohla MaGill ... more
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Career exploration opportunities in Webster this week

Boulter Industrial Contractors will host Lift & Move USA, a skilled trades career exploration event, on Thursday, May 9, 2019, from 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. at 655 Basket Road, Webster, New York 14580. The ... more
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Keuka College grad named Rochester Police Chief

Keuka College grad named Rochester Police Chief
One Keuka College graduate will be handing over the baton to another at the Rochester Police Department. Rochester Mayor Lovely A. Warren today announced that La’Ron Singletary has been appointed the city’s next permanent police ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb slams budget outcome, burden placed on Upstate

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Assembly Minority Leader Brian Kolb slams budget outcome, burden placed on Upstate
Last week a $175.5 billion spending bill was passed. Some lawmakers believe that bill, which was packed with a number of consequential pieces of legislation - is proposed that way intentionally by the majority. "This ... more
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Rep. Collins mulling re-election bid in 2020

Rep. Collins mulling re-election bid in 2020
Western New York Republican Chris Collins, facing federal insider trading charges, very narrowly won his congressional reelection bid, last fall. When all the votes were tallied, Collins ended up beating his Democratic challenger, Nate McMurray, ... more
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THE DEBRIEF: Misso Will Challenge Katko, Geneva City Council Vacancy, and SF Resolution (podcast)

THE DEBRIEF: Misso Will Challenge Katko, Geneva City Council Vacancy, and SF Resolution (podcast)
Geneva City Council has a vacancy to fill, one Town Supervisor candidate has exited the race in Seneca Falls, and Roger Misso enters the race to challenge Rep. John Katko. All of these stories and ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing rural development efforts locally with USDA (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing rural development efforts locally with USDA (podcast)
Rural communities are at a clear disadvantage when it comes to winning economic development contests, like those we frequently see in the news. The Downtown Revitalization Initiative, while something that has proven to be positive ... more
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Local craft breweries create 624 direct and indirect jobs

New York state’s craft beer industry generated $5.4 billion in economic contributions, according to an economic impact study funded by the New York State Brewers Association. The report measured the number of jobs, wages paid ... more
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Tops Markets partners with GoodRx app for cheaper prescriptions

Tops Markets partners with GoodRx app for cheaper prescriptions
Tops Markets announced a new partnership to allow customers to get prescription discounts. The app, GoodRx, is free to download. In an announcement, Tops wrote that once customers download the app, they can type in ... more
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What’s next after region commits $500M to revitalize the FLX

Nearly all of a $500 million state award meant to revitalize the Finger Lakes region has been committed, officials say. But just $100 million is out the door, and just a quarter of the 100 ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing Upstate New York with Chris Clemens (podcast)

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Discussing Upstate New York with Chris Clemens
Exploring is one of the most-essential functions of human existence. Our curiosity is often sparked by the thing that's unknown, or the things we know less about. It's the pursuit of knowledge, information, and other ... more
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Rochester Red Wings unveil new Garbage Plate-fueled mascot

What started as a one-night change to remember a Rochester culinary classic has now morphed into a weekly celebration of what makes the city weird and wonderful. The Rochester Red Wings morphed into the Rochester ... more
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LETTER: It Never Ends

Public hearing set on state grant to National Women’s Hall of Fame
Town Supervisor Greg Lazzaro’s resolution to cease funding the National Women's Hall of Fame is nothing short of an appalling example of exactly why entities like the Women’s Hall of Fame are absolutely critical to ... more
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Vanity or profanity? Doctor clashes with DMV over ‘objectionable’ license plate

Vanity or profanity? Doctor clashes with DMV over ‘objectionable’ license plate
Through some 35 years and eight successive New York State Department of Motor Vehicles commissioners, Dr. Victor Poleshuck enjoyed his custom license plate: “XX XY.” For the retired obstetrician and professor of obstetrics and gynecology ... more
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THE DEBRIEF: Debating a controversial resolution in SF, prisons, plastic bags, and more from Albany (podcast)

THE DEBRIEF: Downtown Revitalization Initiative, 2019 Legislative Session Ends, and SUNY Prices Jump Again (podcast)
This week on The Debrief Podcast Josh Durso is joined by Ted Baker of the Finger Lakes Morning News. The duo discuss the latest in Seneca Falls after a controversial resolution was introduced, Albany chatter ... more
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Media day for 2019 Senior PGA Championship at Oak Hill held Tuesday

Paul Broadhurst has never actually played a round on Oak Hill Country Club’s venerable East Course, but that doesn’t mean he’s unaware of the challenge he’ll be undertaking in two months’ time. “I can’t wait ... more
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Phelps Sungas, Inc. will be acquired by Toronto-based company

Officials say a Toronto-based company is set to purchase Phelps Sungas, Inc. The agreement that's been entered into will serve as an acquisition, according to reports. The propane distribution assets of Phelps Sungas will be ... more
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Troopers: Sex offender posed as SUNY Brockport student, charged with criminal sex act

Troopers: Sex offender posed as SUNY Brockport student, charged with criminal sex act
A registered sex offender is facing charges after investigators say he had forced sexual contact with an individual while posing as a SUNY Brockport student. David Castaneda is a registered level two sex offender. State ... more
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DEALS OF THE WEEK: Prime Rib Special at Woody’s, lineup of specials at Dewey’s, and spring merchandise specials

LOCAL DEALS: Herman Brothers Truck Load Sale & Save 10% on lunch at Ciccino’s
There's plenty to be excited about for this week's deals! Check out the FingerLakes1.com Local Deals site to take advantage of some amazing offers around the region! Woody's Bar & Grille Prime Rib Special Woody's ... more
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SEE THE LIST: NYS Senate Women of Distinction nominees unveiled

SEE THE LIST: NYS Senate Women of Distinction nominees unveiled
Senator Pam Helming announced the 25 nominees for the New York State Senate Women of Distinction recognition from our region. This award recognizes the outstanding work of extraordinary women from our area and throughout New ... more
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Study: Visitors generated $2.4 billion in FLX

A new study said 5.56 million people visited the Finger Lakes region in 2018, with 4.9 million here for leisure, generating $2.4 billion in business. Those numbers come from a “comprehensive” consumer behavior study Travel ... more
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