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Seneca Falls man faces charges after having contact with person protected by court order

Police arrested a 35-year-old Seneca Falls man on misdemeanor charges after a domestic incident on Saturday. Around 3:54 p.m. police arrested James Dyer, 35, following a domestic dispute. During the dispute, Dyer had contact with a female victim where an active court ... MORE
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Police: Seneca Falls man charged with DWI after crash

Police arrested a Seneca Falls man for DWI after a property damage crash. Carlos Pena Melendez, of Seneca Falls was charged with DWI and driving across hazard markings. The arrest follows the property damage crash where it was determined that he was ... MORE
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Pedestrian hit in downtown Seneca Falls crosswalk, driver charged with failure to yield right of way

Police say a pedestrian suffered non-life threatening injuries after being struck by a vehicle on Fall Street around 2:49 p.m. on Friday. Around that time Seneca County 911 received multiple calls reporting that a vehicle had struck a pedestrian in downtown Seneca ... MORE
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“The Real Bedford Falls: It’s a Wonderful Life” documentary featuring Seneca Falls released

A 30-minute documentary filmed in Seneca Falls entitled “The Real Bedford Falls: It’s a Wonderful Life” was released on Amazon Prime Video, DVD and online video platforms this week. The documentary, produced by produced by Central New York filmmakers Francis DiClemente (Syracuse) ... MORE
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Seneca Falls Police Department to hold annual toy drive over It’s A Wonderful Weekend

The Seneca Falls Police Department will hold it’s 6th annual Fill the Cruiser Toy Drive next month. As the holidays approach, the Seneca Falls Police Department’s goal is to help provide gifts to children and families who may be struggling due to ... 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
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Seneca Falls secures $2.1 million sewer loan to help Kingdom Road, West Bayard Street projects

The town of Seneca Falls has been awarded a crucial, $2.1 million state loan for sewer upgrades. The loan is interest-free and comes from the state Environmental Facilities Corporation. The intent is to provide sanitary sewer rehabilitation and storm sewer improvements. Governor ... MORE
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Firefighters called back to Seneca Falls blaze after house reignites overnight (video)

Firefighters from several area departments were called to a blaze on State Street during the late-afternoon hours on Tuesday. Around 5:30 p.m. fire departments and first responders from Seneca, Ontario, and Wayne counties convened on a two-story home along State Street, which ... MORE
What help is available for Veterans in Seneca Falls?

What help is available for Veterans in Seneca Falls?

When Mike Nye of Fostoria was named recently as Seneca County Veteran of the year, it served as an important reminder of what our veterans have done for both Seneca Falls and the country. The 71-year old served in the US Army, including during the ... MORE
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Police: Firearms located after investigation into domestic incident in Seneca Falls

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a 21-year-old following a domestic incident earlier in the month. Kalin Watts, 21, of Seneca Falls is accused of placing a woman in fear of physical injury during an incident on November 8 ... MORE
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Seneca Falls man violates court order, then flees police after being caught with victim

The Seneca Falls Police Department reports the arrest of a Geneva man on multiple charges including a felony count of contempt after violating a court order and running from officers. Damon Steele, 23, of Geneva was charged with a felony count of ... MORE
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Traffic stop leads to DWI charges in Seneca Falls

Police report the arrest of a Seneca Falls woman for driving while intoxicated after a traffic stop on Fall Street. Michelle Sohn, of Seneca Falls was observed operating a vehicle without taillights. After the traffic stop, she was determined to be intoxicated ... MORE
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Police: Seneca Falls woman stole debit card, transferred money to self via online service

Police arrested a 20-year-old Seneca Falls woman following an investigation into a fraudulent transaction that happened earlier this month. Kelsey Davoli, 20, is accused of taking the debit card of a coworker and using it to send herself money through an online ... 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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Austin’s Collectibles, Antiques, Secondhand Shop and Flea Market reopens in Seneca County

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce announced the grand reopening of Austin’s Collectibles, Antiques, Secondhand Shop and Flea Market in its new location at the corner of Routes 89 and 5&20. A live auction with Clayton Page kicked off this ribbon cutting ... MORE
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Canandaigua woman faces array of charges after switching price tags at Seneca Falls Walmart

Police say a Canandaigua woman faces forgery charges, as well as others after an investigation at the Walmart Supercenter in Seneca Falls. On Saturday police arrested Barbara Graves, 41, of Canandaigua after a larceny investigation last year at the store. On December ... MORE
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Seneca Falls man stole power tools, personal items from several vehicles after suspicious person complaint on Bayard St.

On Saturday around 10 p.m. police arrested a 37-year-old Seneca Falls man following an early morning complaint of a person who was milling around vehicles in a parking lot on East Bayard Street. The caller stated that the person, later identified as ... 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