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Elmira woman charged with DWI after crash in Seneca County

Deputies say an Elmira woman was arrested for DWI after an investigation into a personal injury crash that happened in Romulus on Monday. According to a news release from the sheriff’s office, Casey Taylor, 30, of Elmira was arrested for driving while ... MORE
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Class action lawsuit takes aim at DOCCS, Five Points for failing inmates with mobility issues

Five Points Correctional Facility is being taken to court in a class action lawsuit, according to an announcement from two nonprofit organizations. Disability Rights Advocates and Prisoners’ Legal Services of New York filed a suit against the New York State Department of ... MORE
Mary Anne Kowalski nominated posthumously for

Mary Anne Kowalski nominated posthumously for the Woman of Distinction Award

Mary Anne Kowalski, a Romulus activist, was honored at Seneca Lake Wednesday. Kowalski died unexpectedly May 13 at age 75 just after being nominated for a spot on the Seneca County Industrial Development Agency Board of Directors. She has been nominated posthumously ... MORE
Shipwrecks of Seneca Lake: A Community Briefing will cover underwater survey of Seneca Lake

Shipwrecks of Seneca Lake: A Community Briefing will cover underwater survey of Seneca Lake

The Friends of the Three Bears, in partnership with the Romulus Historical Society, will host Shipwrecks of Seneca Lake: A Community Briefing at the historic Three Bears Complex on Wednesday, August 4 at 6pm. Art Cohn, Director emeritus of the Finger Lakes ... MORE
Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning

Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are returning

After more than a year of Social Distancing, Quarantines and cancellations, the Deer Haven Park Bus Tours are back! On July 15th, Deer Haven Park will begin offering Bus Tours every Thursday and Saturday. Bus Tours will feature many of the same ... MORE
Romulus Central School District announces valedictorian and salutatorian

Romulus Central School District announces valedictorian and salutatorian

Romulus Central School District has announced this years valedictorian and salutatorian. Madison Cirencione, daughter of David and Suzanne Cirencione of Geneva, is valedictorian. Cirencione has taken 38 Gemini credits, which are college level courses available to students in high school. She has ... MORE
Deputies: Rt. 96 truck fire under investigation in Romulus

Deputies: Rt. 96 truck fire under investigation in Romulus

First responders were called to a vehicle fire on June 5 in the town of Varick. It happened on State Route 96 around 1:40 p.m. No injuries were reported. Deputies said that the truck involved was unsalvageable due to the blaze. Firefighters ... MORE
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Romulus man damaged property on Seneca St. during dispute

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Romulus man following a dispute on Wednesday. Around 1:46 a.m. the 911 Center received a call that a person was damaging property inside a residence at 1908 Seneca Street. Upon arrival, deputies ... MORE
NEVER A GUARANTEE: Leaders past and present reflect on evolution of Sampson Memorial Veterans Cemetery

NEVER A GUARANTEE: Leaders past and present reflect on evolution of Sampson Memorial Veterans Cemetery

Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery was simply at an advantage against others considered for status as New York’s first veterans cemetery. It had plentiful space, a long-standing record of strong management, as well as the backing of the local community. Despite how well-equipped ... MORE
‘HALFTOWN NEEDS TO GO’: Saturday protest sparks promise on evictions from Cayuga leadership

‘HALFTOWN NEEDS TO GO’: Saturday protest sparks Cayuga leadership promising to prevent evictions until August 31

A protest led by the Ithaca Tenants Union in partnership with the Party of Socialism and Liberation and Gayogo̱hó꞉nǫʼ Cayuga peoples grabbed the attention of the federally-recognized Nation’s leadership and a crisis public relations firm based out of the nation’s capital. As ... MORE
Sampson selected to be state’s first veterans cemetery

Sampson selected to be state’s first veterans cemetery

Seneca County will be the home of the state’s first veterans cemetery. That decision came on Monday with a vote to identify Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery as a state veterans cemetery. The vote was unanimous among the nine-member committee tasked with selecting ... MORE
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Mary Anne Kowalski dies unexpectedly after appointment to Seneca County IDA

Mary Anne Kowalski dies unexpectedly after appointment to Seneca County IDA

In a tragic turn of events for Seneca County- a local resident who had been recently appointed to the Industrial Development Agency died. Mary Anne Kowalski died unexpected after being appointed to the IDA at last Tuesday’s meeting. The circumstances around her ... MORE
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Property damage crash leads to aggravated DWI charge in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Romulus man following a property damage crash on Kingdom Rd. Desmond Lawton, 30, of Romulus was traveling north on Kingdom Rd. when a deer ran in front of his vehicle. He struck ... MORE
Boil water alert expires at apartment complex in Romulus

Boil water advisory ended at apartment complex in Romulus

Health officials in Seneca County say the boil water alert that was active for an apartment complex in Romulus has ended. A water main break at the Spring Meadows Apartment complex along Rt. 96 prompted a boil water alert, which lasted two ... MORE
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Boil Water Advisory for Spring Meadow Apartments in Romulus

Boil Water Advisory for Spring Meadow Apartments in Romulus

The Seneca County Health Department issued a boil water advisory for a portion of the Spring Meadows Apartment complex in Romulus. Specifically, buildings 235 through 245. According to health officials all tap water needs to be brought to a rolling boil, and ... MORE
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