Category: Varick

Varick man charged following traffic stop

Varick man charged following traffic stop

Police say a Varick man was ticketed following a traffic stop. According to a news release, the Seneca Falls Police Department charged Corey M. Jensen, 44, of Varick with aggravated unlicensed operation. Jensen was initially stopped for failure to keep right on ... MORE
One airlifted from scene of rollover crash in Varick

One airlifted from scene of rollover crash in Varick

First responders were called to a rollover crash in the town of Varick on State Route 96A Tuesday. The call came in around 10 a.m., according to the Cayuga-Seneca Fire Wire. Varick Fire Department and North Seneca Ambulance responded to the scene ... MORE
Sex offender compliance check leads to arrest of Romulus man

Deputies: Romulus man violates sex offender registry rules

Police say a Romulus man was in violation of the Sex Offender Registry Act. According to a news release, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office arrested Joseph F. Greene, 40, of Romulus for failure to mail an annual verification form. Greene was to ... MORE
Varick to consider short-term vacation rental regulations

Varick to consider short-term vacation rental regulations

The town of Varick is considering a local law that would regulate short-term vacation rentals. The Finger Lakes Times reports the town board will hold a public hearing on the proposed law May 3 at the town offices. With the rise of ... MORE
State police: Varick man charged with DWI after Fayette crash

State police: Varick man charged with DWI after Fayette crash

State police arrested a Seneca County resident following a crash on Route 326 in Fayette. According to a news release, Marilyn Weaver, 21, of Varick was arrested for driving while intoxicated and issued additional traffic tickets. No additional information was provided by ... MORE
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Deputies: Driver charged with DWI after being airlifted from Varick crash, investigation continues

Deputies say a driver has been charged with driving under the influence after being airlifted from a serious one-car crash in Varick this week. The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on February 23 deputies arrested Melvin Bulley, of Varick for DWI, ... MORE
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Fajans-Turner joins race for NY-22, seventh Democrat seeking nomination

Another Democrat has joined the race for New York’s newly-redrawn 22nd Congressional District. Vanessa Fajans-Turner, a Democrat from Ithaca, is running for congress in the district that includes Geneva and the majority of Seneca County, minus Waterloo. She is the seventh candidate ... MORE
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State, Varick town officials agree to disagree on water, sewer finance management after audit

A recent audit by the state Comptroller’s Office was critical of the Town of Varick for the way it manages water and sewer finances. Town officials did not effectively manage most aspects of the water and sewer districts’ financial operations, according to ... MORE
Deputies give update on fatal multi-vehicle wreck in Seneca County that killed longtime teacher

Deputies give update on fatal multi-vehicle wreck in Seneca County that killed longtime teacher

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office has provided more information on the fatal crash that claimed the life of a longtime South Seneca Central School District educator. According to a news release, deputies responded to the intersection of State Route 96A and County ... 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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Romulus woman faces criminal obstruction of breathing, harassment after domestic incident in Varick

Sheriff Luce reports that on Saturday January 8th at around 3:00 PM Deputies responded to a residence in the Town of Varick for a Domestic incident that was reported to have occurred earlier in the day. Deputies report that 32 year old ... 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
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Ithaca man airlifted after serious head-on crash in Seneca County

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports they responded to a serious crash in Varick around 6:52 a.m. on October 29. A vehicle operated by Christopher Bilyk, 36, of Ithaca was headed south on Route 96 and crossed the center line. His vehicle ... MORE
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WEB SERIES: History of agriculture, wine, and tourism in Edith Ford Memorial Library Roundtable (watch)

Throughout the last year FingerLakes1.com partnered with the Edith B. Ford Memorial Library located in Ovid, New York to host a series of roundtable discussions on the history and role of Seneca County in agriculture, wine, and tourism. The conversations are led ... MORE