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Tuesday morning greets FLX residents with cooler temps

Tuesday morning greets FLX residents with cooler temps
The latest Finger Lakes forecast heading into the overnight: Showers and thunderstorms likely before 2:00 AM,. Cloudy, with a low around 62. West wind 9 to 13 mph becoming northwest after midnight. Chance of precipitation is ... more
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U of R Professor who outed colleague resigns with scathing letter

U of R Professor who outed colleague resigns with scathing letter
A professor who was named one of Time magazine’s 2017 Persons of the Year for outing a colleague accused of sexual misconduct has resigned from the University of Rochester over the university’s handling of complaints ... more
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Air quality alert issued for Upstate NY for Father’s Day

Air quality alert issued for Upstate NY for Father's Day
An air quality alert has been issued for much of Upstate New York for Sunday. High heat and strong sunlight are expected to boost levels of ozone during the day, the state Department of Environmental ... more
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North Carolinian wins 2018 Monroe Invitational Championship

North Carolinian wins 2018 Monroe Invitational Championship
Saturday was the fourth and final day of the Monroe Invitational Championship. The previous winners of the Monroe Invitational include household names like the world's top ranked player, Dustin Johnson. Coming in, Ashton Poole was ... more
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THE DEBRIEF: Unpacking Geneva contracts, new DRI money, and mental health data (podcast)

THE DEBRIEF: Unpacking Geneva contracts, new DRI money, and mental health data (podcast)
The hosts of the Debrief Podcast are tackling the biggest stories in the Finger Lakes over the last two weeks. Hosts Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso break down the latest in the search for Geneva's ... more
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Rochester duo stole from multiple stores in Seneca County

Ontario man charged with forcible touching after domestic incident
The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports on Saturday deputies arrested a Rochester pair after a reported larceny at a Junius business. Phontasia A. Jackson, 20, and Keonda L. Brooks, 21, both of Rochester were charged ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Vincent Esposito of Empire State Development talks economic development in the Finger Lakes

INSIDE THE FLX: Vincent Esposito of Empire State Development talks economic development in the Finger Lakes
For the Finger Lakes - the road to economic development has been a long, and often bumpy one, with a multitude of challenges being faced. However, significant changes in policy over the last decade have ... more
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Canandaigua PD: Man drove over curb before traffic stop, charged with felony DWI

A 26-year-old Rochester man was charged with felony DWI after a traffic stop in Canandaigua last week, according to police. The Canandaigua Police Department reports the arrest of Daniel D. Luther, 26, of Rochester for ... more
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Police: Rochester man charged after Canandaigua bar fight

A bar fight on June 2nd led to the arrest of a 27-year-old Rochester man, according to the Canandaigua Police Department. Police report that Brian Giehl, 27, was charged with third-degree assault after striking a ... more
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Temps warm up over next 48 hours, rain chances increase for Saturday

Temps warm up over next 48 hours, rain chances increase for Saturday
The weather will greatly improve - closing out the first full work week of June, as temperatures climb into the 70s on both days. It will be a welcomed change after the colder-than-normal temperatures the ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Supervisor Baldridge talks challenge to Sen. Pam Helming in 54th (podcast)

INSIDE THE FLX: Supervisor Baldridge talks challenge to Sen. Pam Helming in 54th (podcast)
Kenan Baldridge believes its time for change. The Rose Town Supervisor made a run for the 54th Senate District in 2016, and again, will make a run - this time challenging sitting Senator Pam Helming, ... more
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$329K in grants will fund youth programs in FLX

Rochester Area Community Foundation is awarding $329,000 in grants from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Fund for Youth Sports to 20 youth sports and recreation programs in the Finger Lakes region. One project in ... more
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Cool temps, showery conditions dominate FLX forecast

Cool temps, showery conditions dominate FLX forecast
The first half of this week will feature below-normal temperatures, cloudy conditions, and even a chance for showers. The cool, damp weather will be a change from the record-breaking heat that the region felt last ... more
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Instability could lead to heavy downpours, isolated flooding in FLX

Instability could lead to heavy downpours, isolated flooding in FLX
There is an isolated chance for localized flooding on Friday, before the weekend weather really takes a turn for the positive. FLX Weather Meteorologist Drew Montreuil says winds from the southwest will mean more warm, ... more
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Red Wings, county eyeing big upgrades to Frontier Field

Four years ago there was talk of a big makeover for Frontier Field — complete with a new baseball museum and revamped front gate entrance, concourse and suites. The bill stood at $7.5 million, and ... more
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Two runners with area ties win Buffalo Marathon

Two runners with area ties were the top male and female finishers at the Buffalo Marathon on Sunday morning. Tim Chichester, a Mount Morris native who now lives in Hornell, Steuben County, was the top ... more
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Webster man backs into mailboxes, charged with DWI

Larceny in progress call leads to one arrest at Eastview Store
Deputies say a 63-year-old Webster man was arrested for driving while intoxicated after backing into two mailboxes on Erica Trail in Victor on Memorial Day. Edwin P. Taylor, 63, was charged with DWI after the ... more
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Watson breaks record and Rush-Henrietta sweeps at Section V track championships

Track and field strategy seems simple on one level. Run faster, jump higher and throw farther than the other athletes and your team will be alright. But there's more to think about at the Section ... more
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Knighthawks prepare for NLL championship series

Knighthawks prepare for NLL championship series
It's Rochester's lacrosse team and there's a little bit of Rochester pride on the line starting this Saturday. The Knighthawks play Saskatuwan in the NLL championship series and Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren made a friendly ... more
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Temperatures soar, thunderstorm risk increases over Memorial Day Weekend

Temperatures soar, thunderstorm risk increases over Memorial Day Weekend
The Memorial Day Weekend forecast is looking pretty good — despite the rain chances, according to forecasters. Temperatures will climb into the mid- and upper-80s on Friday — staying warm and mostly dry on Saturday ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Supervisor Manktelow talks race for 130th Assembly District

INSIDE THE FLX: Supervisor Manktelow talks race for 130th Assembly District
Lyons Town Supervisor Brian Manktelow says he's running to restore the American Dream in New York State. He criticized Albany's deadlock, the stagnation of the state's economy, and wants to advocate for real change. On ... more
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