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Fundraiser for man who lived in converted Throop church after devastating fire

Fundraiser for man who lived in converted Throop church after devastating fire
The historic church property that was destroyed by fire late-Monday was reconfigured into a home, according to family members of Joe DeMaio, who has lived there for several decades. A GoFundMe has been launched for ... more
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Former Throop Supervisor William Tarby sentenced for stealing $11K in town funds

Former Throop Supervisor William Tarby sentenced for stealing K in town funds
In Cayuga County Court, former Throop town supervisor William Tarby, 59, was sentenced Thursday for stealing nearly $11,000 from the town. Following his admission of guilt to charges of fourth-degree grand larceny and official misconduct, ... more
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Former town supervisor in Cayuga County pleads guilty to stealing $11,000: Banned from holding office again

Former Throop Supervisor William Tarby sentenced for stealing K in town funds
Former Throop Town Supervisor William Tarby has pleaded guilty to stealing nearly $11,000 from the town, New York Attorney General Letitia James and State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli announced today. Tarby, who was in charge ... more
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FLX CANDIDATES: Lydia Patti Ruffini talks campaign for Cayuga County Legislature

FLX CANDIDATES: Lydia Patti Ruffini talks campaign for Cayuga County Legislature
Today we continue our series previewing local elections across the Finger Lakes by talking with one of the candidates running for Cayuga County Legislature. Redistricting has reshaped how Cayuga County's governing body will look in ... more
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Throop standoff ends peacefully, but not before victim assaulted by suspect

Throop standoff ends peacefully, but not before victim assaulted by suspect
The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office responded to a reported domestic incident at a residence in Throop on October 22 around 6:44 a.m. Upon their arrival, authorities moved a victim to the Public Safety Building for ... more
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Sheriff: Third arrest made in Throop Highway Garage building burglary

Sheriff: Third arrest made in Throop Highway Garage building burglary
Authorities in Cayuga County arrested a Pulaski resident following an investigation into a burglary last year. On June 29 Andrew Nicholson, age 30, was arrested by the Cayuga County Sheriff's Office on two outstanding arrest ... more
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Cayuga County Legislature May 2023 Meeting (webcast)

Cayuga County Legislature May 2023 Meeting (webcast)
The Cayuga County Legislature met for their regular monthly meeting for May 2023 on Tuesday night in Auburn. Full meeting video appears below ... more
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Rollover crash in Cayuga County under investigation: Only minor injuries reported

Rollover crash in Cayuga County under investigation: Only minor injuries reported
A rollover crash during the Easter weekend in Cayuga County resulted in minor injuries, despite the vehicle suffering extensive damage. First responders were called to State Street Road for the report of a vehicle on ... more
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Throop firefighters rescue lost dog after disappearing during afternoon

Throop firefighters rescue lost dog after disappearing during afternoon
The Throop Fire Department recently received a call from a homeowner about their missing dog, Mary, who had been lost since 4 p.m. on Monday. The homeowner believed Mary was in a swampy area with ... more
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Three busted after scamming elderly Cayuga County couple out of $24,000

Three busted after scamming elderly Cayuga County couple out of $24,000
An elderly couple in the Town of Throop, Cayuga County, was scammed out of over $24,000 in a grandparents scheme. On February 8th the couple was contacted by a person claiming to be their grandson ... more
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Snowy conditions lead to head-on crash in Throop

Snowy conditions lead to head-on crash in Throop
The same night that the region's first wintry weather arrived there was a serious car crash in Throop. On Thursday during the evening hours first responders were called to a two-car head-on crash on State ... more
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Former Auburn police officer pleads not guilty to sexually abusing a minor

Cayuga County public defenders join statewide symbolic boycott after wage increase not included in state budget
A former Auburn police officer accused of sexually abusing a minor has pleaded not guilty. Morrissey appeared in front of Judge Thomas Delone for arraignment in Cayuga County Court on Thursday, September 8. Former Auburn ... more
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Throop man sentenced in connection with crash that killed Weedsport man

Throop man sentenced in connection with crash that killed Weedsport man
A Throop man has been sentenced to four to 12 years in state prison in connection with a crash that killed a Weedsport man in 2021. Defendant admits to taking heroin laced with fentanyl The ... more
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Roadside investigation in Throop results in DWI charge for driver

Roadside investigation in Throop results in DWI charge for driver
State police arrested a Fabius man following a roadside investigation in Throop. On July 10 troopers stopped Jeffrey Amidon, 29, for speeding. The traffic stop occurred on State Route 38. Upon investigation it was determined ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: United Way of Cayuga County Day of Caring (podcast)

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In this episode, we talk with United Way of Cayuga County Executive Director Kathryn Dennis and Marketing and Campaign Coordinator Julisa Stone about the second annual Day of Caring set for August 4. Nucor Steel ... more
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Auburn gives sendoff for Operation Enduring Gratitude bus trip to Washington

Auburn gives sendoff for Operation Enduring Gratitude bus trip to Washington
About 75 veterans left Auburn on a bus for Washington, DC Friday as part of Operation Enduring Gratitude, including the first woman veteran from Cayuga County to make the trip. 91-year-old Anne Greer of Throop ... more
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DEC leading investigation after natural gas tank explosion in Cayuga County

DEC leading investigation after natural gas tank explosion in Cayuga County
Firefighters from several districts were called to an explosion in Cayuga County late-Saturday. Reports of an explosion, which could be heard between Auburn and Throop, came in around 9:40 p.m. It took firefighters some time ... more
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State Police in Auburn arrest Brooklyn resident during traffic stop

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Police report the arrest of a Brooklyn resident following a traffic stop. According to a news release, State Police in Auburn arrested Kerry L. Hackett, 32, of Brooklyn for criminal possession of a weapon. Troopers ... more
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Auburn school resource officer charged with sex abuse following investigation

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The Cayuga County Sheriff's Office says a school resource officer in Auburn is facing felony charges after a sex abuse investigation in the city. According to a news release, deputies arrested William T. Morrissey, 32, ... more
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