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Sodus woman charged after allegedly picking a fight

A Sodus Point woman has been charged with criminal mischief and harassment after an incident in the town of Sodus. Wayne County Sheriff’s Deputies arrested 20 year old Heaven L. Batz following an investigation into a disturbance at a Sodus residence. Investigators ... MORE
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Armed robbery at Pit Stop gas station in Sodus Point under investigation

Deputies are investigating an armed robbery that took place late-Thursday at the Pit Stop Gas Station in Sodus Point. Around 8:42 p.m. a masked man dressed in black entered the store through the front door and displayed what the cashier thought was ... MORE
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Sodus man arrested after domestic incident on Friday

Deputies arrested a Sodus man on Friday following a domestic incident on Ridge Road. According to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, deputies arrested Shawn Lamb, 44, for criminal contempt around 9 p.m. He’s accused of being in violation of a court order, ... MORE
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Jennifer Evans, Sodus Bay Outfitters win grand prize of $25,000 in Wayne County contest

The Wayne Economic Development Corporation (WEDC) held its third annual Wayne County Startup Pitch Competition on Wednesday, November 17 where Jennifer Evans of Sodus Bay Outfitters, Sodus Point was awarded the grand prize of $25,000. Sodus Bay Outfitters is a new seasonal ... MORE
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First responders express the need for better access to injured parties at Chimney Bluffs

Chimney Bluffs is one of the most popular outdoor areas in the Town of Wolcott, drawing in people daily for hiking. Due to flooding in 2017 and 2019, the shoreline has been pushed from erosion. Over time the shoreline has been pushed ... MORE
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Deputies: Sodus teens fired AK47 at occupied vehicle, attacked it with an axe

A pair of Sodus men have been arrested after attacking a vehicle with an axe and AK-47.  Deputies say Nathan Rodriguez, 19, and Joshua Hofer, 18, both Sodus residents, were arrested on September 3 after an investigation into a disturbance. It happened ... MORE
Racing pigeon makes it from Canada to Sodus Point before stopping

Racing pigeon makes it from Canada to Sodus Point before stopping

Super Nova, a Canadian racing pigeon, has found its way to Sodus Point and seems to be staying there for a bit. Cathy Contant, currently staying in her summer home in the area, first noticed the bird on July 16. The bird ... MORE
Sheriff: Several rescued from Lake Ontario after kayaks overturn

Sheriff: Several rescued from Lake Ontario after kayaks overturn

On Thursday around 1 p.m. first responders were called to an area of Lake Ontario approximately one mile north of the Sodus Bay Light House Museum for the report of two overturned kayaks with multiple people in the water. Deputies responded to ... MORE
Andrew Giuliani appears in Sodus Point over Memorial Day weekend to campaign

Andrew Giuliani appears in Sodus Point over Memorial Day weekend to campaign

While Congressman Lee Zeldin is considered the front-runner for Republican consideration in a bid to challenge Gov. Andrew Cuomo next year- Andrew Giuliani was in Sodus Point on Sunday campaigning. He was looking for support from local businesses. The son of former ... MORE
Deputies: Sodus Point man facing several charges after Rt. 104 traffic stop

Deputies: Sodus Point man facing several charges after Rt. 104 traffic stop

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of a Sodus Point man following a roadside investigation in the town of Ontario. Deputies arrested Brett Forgione, 40, for DWAI drugs, aggravated unlicensed operation, using a mobile device while driving, failure to surrender ... MORE
Deputies: Sodus driver arrested after crash on Old Lyons Rd.

Deputies: Sodus driver arrested after crash on Old Lyons Rd.

Deputies report the arrest of a Sodus woman following a property damaged crash on Old Lyons Rd. In the town of Arcadia. It happened around 10 p.m. on Saturday when deputies were called to the report of a vehicle off the road ... MORE
Traffic complaint leads to arrest in Sodus

Traffic complaint leads to arrest in Sodus

The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of an Ontario man following an investigation into a vehicle and traffic complaint. Deputies say they performed a traffic stop on Lake Ave. in the town of Sodus around 10:30 p.m. on Saturday. Riley ... MORE
Major construction underway to prevent future flooding in Sodus Point

Major construction underway to prevent future flooding in Sodus Point

Work is underway to protect homes and businesses in Sodus Point from flooding along Lake Ontario. There was devastating flooding all along the southern shores of Lake Ontario in 2017 and 2019. The project is part of the state’s Resiliency and Economic ... MORE
Boat parade supporting President Donald Trump held on Sodus Bay

Boat parade supporting President Donald Trump held on Sodus Bay

Boaters gathered in Sodus Bay over the weekend to show support for President Donald Trump. The parade started at 11 a.m. on Saturday. Many of the boats at the event were decorated with flags, signs, and banners. Other similar events have been ... MORE
Pandemic unemployment bonus of $600 per week comes to an end as businesses struggle to find workers

Pandemic unemployment bonus of $600 per week comes to an end as businesses struggle to find workers

The unemployment bonus is coming to an end. That means those who had previously been receiving an extra $600 per week as part of unemployment during the coronavirus pandemic, will soon see it disappear. However, Six50 operations manager Chris Damick says staffing ... MORE