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Fayette Town Board announces process for filling open seat

Fayette town officials have set up a process for any resident interested in the open seat on the Town Board. The seat became open when former board member Jeff Trout was elected Town Supervisor in November. The Finger Lakes Times reports five ... MORE
Syracuse man faces multiple charges after leading Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies on chase through Fayette, Varick, Romulus

Syracuse man faces several charges after pursuit through multiple Seneca County towns

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on Friday, January 7 around 6:20 a.m., deputies arrested a 34-year-old Syracuse man. Shane D. Delello, 34, led deputies on a pursuit after deputies attempted a traffic stop. Deputies pursued Delello’s vehicle through the towns ... MORE
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2022 Seneca County budget lowers tax rate

The Seneca County Board of Supervisors unanimously approved a $69.5 million budget for 2022 Thursday night. The Finger Lakes Times reports the spending plan was approved without comment from board members. Expected increases in sales tax revenue and gaming revenue from del ... MORE
Seneca County supervisors stay silent as Charles Bowman called town chief of police, county sheriff and district attorney “liars”

Seneca County supervisors stay silent as Charles Bowman calls town chief of police, sheriff and district attorney “liars”

The Seneca County Board of Supervisors was overwhelmingly quiet when Charles Bowman of Fayette stood behind the podium during their last meeting of the calendar year on Tuesday, Dec. 14. A recent joint letter authored by Seneca County Sheriff Tim Luce, District ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Seneca County United Way in-studio & Festival of Lights in Clifton Springs (podcast)

Karen Burcroff & Sarah Smolinski are in-studio to talk about all of the important programs the Seneca County United Way offers to serve the community. Karen & Sarah join Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi to kick-off our first show of December which ... MORE
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Boil water advisory lifted in Seneca County

The boil water advisory instituted after a water main break in Seneca Falls has been lifted. Health officials said that the order, which had been enacted for the Town of Seneca Falls Water District, Fayette Water District #3, Fayette Water District #7, ... MORE
Town of Enfield gets involved in Cayuga Nation controversy, unanimously agreeing to send letter to BIA

Town of Enfield gets involved in Cayuga Nation controversy, unanimously agreeing to send letter to BIA

The Town Board of Enfield unanimously passed a resolution which will send a letter to the U.S. Bureau of Indian Affairs, urging for the federal government’s intervention on the Cayuga Nation conflict. Its five-member board within Tompkins County ultimately believed it was ... MORE
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Fayette man charged with harassment after shoving woman and child during domestic incident

Police report the arrest of a Fayette man following a domestic incident in the town of Seneca Falls. Nicholas Roof Sr., 30, of Fayette is accused of subjecting a female victim and child to unwanted physical contact by shoving them both, and ... MORE
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Fayette man faces felony charges after traffic stop for DWI

Deputies say a 34-year-old Fayette man faces a number of charges including an elevated DWI count after a traffic stop. Gregory Smith, 34, was stopped by deputies due to authorities having prior knowledge that his license was revoked. Upon investigation, it was ... MORE
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Seneca Falls man charged with DWI after crashing into ditch

A Seneca Falls man has been arrested for driving while intoxicated, leading to a crash. On Oct. 6 Seneca County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested Frederick Keefer, 76, for driving his car into a ditch while intoxicated. He crashed in the area of Seybolt ... MORE
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Ziti & Meatball dinner Saturday Oct. 2 sponsored by Linda Zwick in support of the R3 youth program

There will be a benefit Ziti & Meatball dinner on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at 5 p.m. at the Kuneytown Sportsman’s Club, 3735 N. Hoster Road, Seneca Falls, NY. Cost of the meal is $12. Linda Zwick, candidate for re-election to the ... MORE
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Fayette Town Board must re-vote on banning marijuana retail sales and on-site use

Town of Fayette Attorney Stephen Ricci has announced the passing of the local law to ban the sale and on-site use of marijuana is invalid. At the Sept. 9 Town Board meeting the law was passed with 2-1 votes. Legally, to pass ... MORE
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Dirt bike accident sends man to Upstate Medical Center

On Sept. 11 around 9 p.m. Seneca County Sheriff’s responded to an address in the Town of Fayette following the report of an accident involving a dirt bike. After investigating it was discovered that Cole Short, 18, of Fayette, was riding on ... MORE
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Fayette bans retail sale, on-site use of marijuana

The Fayette Town Board has heard residents comments and decided to approve a law that bans the retail sale of marijuana in Fayette. The vote was done Sept. 9 and approved by a 2-1 vote. The law asks that the New York ... MORE
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One airlifted from serious motorcycle crash in Seneca County

First responders were called to the scene of a serious motorcycle crash near the intersection of Route 96 and Zwick Road. CSFW reported that Fayette Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance initially responded to the scene. The motorcyclist suffered serious injuries. A ... MORE