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Romulus run-off election for school board canceled

Romulus schools staying remote for another day after student tests positive for COVID-19
The Romulus Central School's run-off election set for June 18 has been cancelled. Alicia Rath withdrew her name from the ballot, conceding to Caroline Hamelin. At a special meeting, the Board of Education accepted Rath's ... more
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Romulus names top graduates for class of 2024

Romulus names top graduates for class of 2024
The Romulus Central School District has named Giavanna Consolie as valedictorian and McKenna Kime as salutatorian for the Class of 2024. Giavanna Consolie, daughter of Jennifer Consolie, will graduate with a New York State Regents ... more
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Romulus woman arrested for DWI and other charges after car found in ditch

Romulus woman arrested for DWI and other charges after car found in ditch
Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports the arrest of Alana M. Matson, 35, of Romulus, on Tuesday night for aggravated DWI and other charges. Deputies found Matson's vehicle in a ditch on State Route 96 ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Dave Peterson of Swedish Hill (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Dave Peterson of Swedish Hill (podcast)
Dave Peterson is co-owner and CEO at Swedish Hill Winery on Route 414 in Romulus. He is our guest in-studio along with Cayuga Lake Wine Trail Director Katherine Chase for the latest edition of Wine ... more
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15 officers injured in separate attacks at Five Points Correctional Facility

15 officers injured in separate attacks at Five Points Correctional Facility
Two separate inmate attacks at Five Points Correctional Facility resulted in injuries to 15 officers, including 10 who were treated for smoke inhalation after an inmate set a fire inside his cell. On May 15, ... more
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Man arrested over winter for disrupting church service in Seneca County skips court

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The Seneca County Sheriff's Office reports the arrest of a Rochester man following an outstanding warrant. Nathan J. Jackson, 23, was apprehended on May 25, 2024, around 3:43 PM for failing to appear on charges ... more
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Seneca Lake Resorts mini-golf now open, ribbon cutting on May 31

Seneca Lake Resorts mini-golf now open, ribbon cutting on May 31
Seneca Lake Resorts has unveiled the largest and most challenging eighteen-hole miniature golf course in the Finger Lakes Region. The new course, named PUTT & PLAY, showcases the beauty of the Finger Lakes with features ... more
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Memorial Day event planned for NY State Veterans Cemetery: See the details

Memorial Day event planned for Veterans Cemetery in Romulus: See the details
On Monday, May 27 the NY State Veterans Cemetery in the Finger Lakes region will host a special Memorial Day observance to honor and remember our nation's veterans. The event will begin at 2:30 p.m ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Carrier Smalser & Literacy Volunteers of Seneca County (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Carrier Smalser & Literacy Volunteers of Seneca County (podcast)
As of 2017, in Seneca County specifically, 1 in 5 adults lacked basic literacy skills. Literacy Volunteers of Seneca County has been working to change that. Executive Director Carrie Smalser is in-studio to discuss the ... more
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FLX WEEKLY: Justin Ward & Dustin Coleman of Between the Lakes BBQ (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Justin Ward of Between the Lakes BBQ (podcast)
Justin Ward and Dustin Coleman are barbeque artists and the owners of Between the Lakes BBQ IN Romulus will be in-studio. Justin and Dustin will have samples from their menu and talk everything BBQ on ... more
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Friends of the NY State Veterans Cemetery Finger Lakes formed

Sampson selected to be state's first veterans cemetery
Leaders in military service, business, community affairs and government have established an organization dedicated to raising funds to enhance and insure the quality of the memorial honoring our Nation’s veterans at New York State’s first ... more
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Hayden named next superintendent of Romulus schools

Hayden named next superintendent of Romulus schools
The Romulus Central School District Board of Education announced the appointment of Mrs. Jennifer Hayden as the new Superintendent of Schools during a special meeting held on Thursday. Mrs. Hayden, who previously served as the ... more
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Romulus man arrested for DWI after car found in ditch

Police: Canandaigua man charged with felony DWI, operating without license after stop on Niagara Street
Authorities in Seneca County say a local man was taken into custody for driving while intoxicated after a vehicle was found in a ditch. Seneca County Sheriff Tim Thompson reports that on April 27 a ... more
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Three departments called to small building fire in Romulus

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First responders were dispatched to a small building fire near a home in Seneca County during the late-evening hours on Wednesday. According to our partners at the Cayuga-Seneca Fire Wire, Romulus, Ovid, and Varick fire ... more
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Romulus names two finalists as superintendent search continues

Romulus names two finalists as superintendent search continues
The Romulus Board of Education has narrowed down its search for a new School Superintendent to two experienced candidates, Amanda Caldwell and Jennifer Hayden, after a thorough selection process. Both finalists come with a robust ... more
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“Happy Gilmore 2” in development, Christopher McDonald hints

“Happy Gilmore 2” in development, Christopher McDonald hints
Christopher McDonald, the Romulus native famous for his role as Shooter McGavin in the original "Happy Gilmore," hinted at a sequel to the beloved 1996 sports comedy. In a recent interview with "Audacy’s 92.3 The ... more
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Seneca County driver rolls vehicle in snowy conditions, escapes with minor injuries

Seneca County driver rolls vehicle in snowy conditions, escapes with minor injuries
In the early hours on Thursday Seneca County Sheriff's Deputies, alongside Varick Fire Department and South Seneca Ambulance, responded to a single-vehicle accident on State Route 96A in the town of Romulus. The driver, identified ... more
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$1.5M state grant boosts Seneca Army Depot rail upgrade

$1.5M state grant boosts Seneca Army Depot rail upgrade
Governor Kathy Hochul announced a $1.51 million state grant aimed at rejuvenating the aging railway infrastructure of the former Seneca Army Depot. This financial boost is part of a broader $111.1 million investment under New ... more
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Romulus man arrested for DWI after driving with flat tire in Waterloo

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Deputies say a Romulus man was arrested for DWI after an overnight investigation on March 20. According to deputies, Noah Palumbo, 24, was charged with DWI and aggravated unlicensed operation. He was stopped by deputies ... more
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