Geneva couple wins $42 million dollar settlement against city in foundry case

Geneva couple wins $42 million settlement against city in foundry case

A Geneva couple has won a $42,175,000 judgment against the city over contamination at the former Geneva Foundry site. Map of the Former Geneva Foundry project on-site and off-site areas and status of off-site cleanup activities. Credit: NYS DEC Related: Geneva Foundry ... MORE
Geneva man arrested for strangulation

Geneva man arrested for strangulation

Police arrested a Geneva man following a report of a domestic incident. According to a news release, the Geneva Police Department arrested Michael Edwards Pierce (AKA: Brandon Dockery), 25, of Geneva for strangulation. Upon investigation, it was discovered that Pierce placed his ... MORE
FINGER LAKES HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Newark hosts Geneva under the lights Thursday at Colburn Park (webcast)

FINGER LAKES HIGH SCHOOL BASEBALL: Newark hosts Geneva under the lights Thursday at Colburn Park (webcast)

FL1 Radio heads to Newark on Thursday night as the Reds host the Geneva Panthers in Finger Lakes High School baseball action. Join Paul Russo and Kyle Evans live from Colburn Park for pregame coverage starting at 7:20 and first pitch under ... MORE
School budget, ballot question and school board results from Tuesday

RESULTS: School budget vote breakdown for the Finger Lakes

Voters across the Finger Lakes made their voices heard on Tuesday, May 17 during the statewide school voting day. According to a Wednesday release, the New York State United Teachers union reviewed 570 school budget votes and found 563 passed while seven ... MORE
Manchester man arrested for attempted assault

Manchester man arrested for attempted assault

Police say a Manchester man was arrested following a disturbance. According to a news release, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested Michael A. Delgado, 25, of Manchester for attempted assault. Investigation revealed that on February 26, Delgado attempted to cause physical injury ... MORE
Farmington: Leonard’s Express unveils trucks with patriotic design to honor veterans

Farmington: Leonard’s Express unveils trucks with patriotic design to honor veterans

Farmington-based company Leonard’s Express showed support for veterans by equipping several long-haul trucks with a military-themed design. As part of its patriotic ‘wrapped truck’ program, the company vinyl wrapped new trucks at each of its five terminals. The first revamped truck was ... MORE
United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way’s annual Day of Caring returns

United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes is bringing together 5000 volunteers across the region today for the community’s single largest volunteer effort, Day of Caring. Nearly 200 local not-for-profit organizations will receive help with beautification projects to refresh their ... MORE
Victor residents strike down proposal for new Victor-Farmington Library

Victor residents strike down proposal for new Victor-Farmington Library

Town of Victor residents struck down the proposed Victor Farmington Library project on Tuesday. The decision came in with 1,415 votes in favor of the proposed new facility and 3,256 against. “After dedicating over five years to researching a larger library, consulting ... MORE
NTSB releases initial report on fatal Genesee County helicopter crash

NTSB releases initial report on fatal Genesee County helicopter crash

The National Transportation and Safety Board released its initial report on the helicopter crash that killed two men during a training exercise in Elba last month. The Mercy Flight helicopter crash occurred on April 26 around 1 p.m. in Elba, Genesee County ... MORE
United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes’ annual Day of Caring on May 19

United Way of Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes’ annual Day of Caring on May 19

For the first time in its 36-year history, Day of Caring will take place across Monroe, Livingston, Genesee, Wyoming, Wayne, and Ontario County on the same day. 5000 volunteers across the region have registered to help 200 nonprofit agencies with needs such ... MORE
Geneva BID recruits talented team

Geneva BID recruits talented team

The Geneva BID (GBID) today announces the addition of multiple members to the team that keeps downtown beautiful and vibrant with programming and events. Cheagan Wilson and Scott Knittle join as maintenance team members. Catherine Price is aboard as Operations and Events ... MORE
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Auditions for Geneva Theatre Guild’s production of CABARET!

Auditions for Geneva Theatre Guild’s production of CABARET!

Below is a press release from the Geneva Theatre Guild: “Join us for the 50th Anniversary of one of the most daring and dramatic pieces of our time, Cabaret! Auditions will take place on May 31st and June 1st at the Geneva ... MORE
Fox Run Vineyards hosts Geneva Chamber’s May Mixer

Fox Run Vineyards hosts Geneva Chamber’s May Mixer

The Geneva Area Chamber of Commerce held its May Business After Hours Networking Mixer at Fox Run Vineyards in Penn Yan on Wednesday May 11.  The event was attended by several representatives throughout the region, including Chamber and board members, as well ... MORE
Work set to begin on Thruway improvements in Ontario, Seneca and Cayuga Counties

Work set to begin on Thruway improvements in Ontario, Seneca and Cayuga Counties

Work is set to begin on a $15.5 million improvement project on 16 miles of the NY State Thruway in Ontario, Seneca, and Cayuga Counties. Roadway and safety improvements for 16 miles of Thruway in Finger Lakes The Citizen reports seven miles ... MORE
Shortsville man violates order of protection

Shortsville man violates order of protection

Police say a Shortsville man was arrested following an order of protection violation. According to a news release, the Penn Yan Police Department arrested Chancler Simpson, 41, of Shortsville for criminal contempt. Simpson is alleged to have had contact with a Penn ... MORE