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Farm along Canandaigua Lake produces organic foods for Wegmans stores

The organic farm uses soil with no artificial fertilizers or pesticides. Stency Wegman, the wife of CEO Danny Wegman oversees the development and operation. "I cook right from the farm and I believe that food is medicine and the better quality food we have the more nutritionally dense the food we ca

WHEC TV-10 - 2017-09-20 01:38:00

Former Canandaigua fire chief files suit against city

Mark Marentette is seeking damages and his old job back. CANANDAIGUA - Former Canandaigua Fire Chief Mark Marentette on Tuesday filed suit against the city, saying his constitutional right to a fair hearing was violated. The suit seeks compensatory and punitive damages that include compensation for

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 23:50:26

UPDATE: New rash of algae in Canandaigua Lake

The lake saw its first blue-green algae bloom two summers ago, and now it's back By Julie Sherwood jsherwood@messengerpostmedia.com People are warned to watch out for blue-green algae that is back in Canandaigua Lake. Water samples taken Monday are being tested for toxins. Canandaigua Lake Watershe

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 03:42:50

Canandaigua police charge Rochester woman with prostitution

According to police, woman agreed to have sexual intercourse with an undercover police officer in exchange for money. Canandaigua City Police charged a Rochester woman with prostitution. Police report that they arrested 28-year-old Donyel H. Hormats on Sept. 13. According to police, Hormats agreed t

MPNNOW - 2017-09-18 14:19:28

Canandaigua police charge woman with grand larceny and more

Police say woman stole debit card and made multiple transactions at ATM machine; had another person's vehicle repossessed without reason or owner's permission; stole license plates; stole wallet; drove vehicle without owner's consent; and drove while having a suspended license. Canandaigua Police ar

MPNNOW - 2017-09-18 14:44:02

Blood drive to honor Canandaigua infant's memory

The American Red Cross will hold a blood drive to honor the memory of Liam Edwards from 2 to 7 p.m. Sept. 22 at Canandaigua Fire Department, 335 S. Main St. Edwards, the infant son of Laura and Adam Edwards, was born in May 2017 with a congenital heart defect. He received multiple blood transfusions

MPNNOW - 2017-09-18 19:00:22

Canandaigua and Rochester VA sites offer flu shots for vets

No appointment is needed. Canandaigua VA Medical Center and Rochester VA Outpatient Clinic will offer flu shots to veterans Sept. 25 through Sept 29. No appointment is needed. Flu Shots will be available: Canandaigua VA Medical Center: M - F, 9am-3 pm, Building 1 ground floor near the elevators. Roc

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-18 15:50:24

From the sheriff: Visible, legible house numbers vital for responders

It is important that your house number is clearly displayed, unobstructed and readable from the roadway. House numbers enable first responders - law enforcement, fire and medical - to locate your residence easy and swiftly. When no house number is visible or displayed, it takes first responders long

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-20 07:01:00

Wegmans growing an army of organic farmers

On a hill overlooking Canandaigua Lake, Wegmans organic farmers are playing mad food scientists. Through trial and error and experimentation, they're coming up with new methods to grow food like it was grown hundreds of years ago, without herbicides and chemicals. Not only are they succeeding, but a

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-19 22:23:16

Day 5: UR student's hunger strike over sex harassment case

The case reached national spotlight earlier this month after a group of professors filed a Equal Employment Opportunity Commission complaint against Dr. Florian Jaeger. Professor Jaeger is accused of using his position to gain sexual favors from female students. U of R student, Lindsay Wrobel's hung

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 11:23:49

Two seriously injured in crash that shut down busy Farmington road

Two people on a motorcycle were seriously injured in a two-vehicle crash that closed a busy Ontario County intersection for more than six hours Monday night. The crash occurred just before 8 p.m. Monday on State Route 332, just north of Route 96 in Farmington, said New York State Police Trooper Mark

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-19 11:54:57

Farmington meetinghouse to present Seneca stories

Storyteller Veronica Reitter, of the Wolf Clan, Seneca Nation, will present "Stories and Activities of the Seneca People" at 2 p.m. Sept. 24 at the 1816 Farmington Quaker Meetinghouse, 230 Sheldon Road. The family-oriented program will introduce Seneca traditions and customs. Activities will include

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 15:52:08

Habitat for Humanity seeking volunteers

Habitat for Humanity of Ontario County needs volunteers for its 21st construction project at Teft Avenue and Park Street in Clifton Springs. Skilled construction volunteers will assist with specific hands-on construction tasks and provide leadership, guidance and motivation to a volunteer team. Volu

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 16:07:06

FEMA flood manager joins APD Engineering & Architecture

David LaRue recently joined APD Engineering & Architecture in Victor as a Federal Emergency Management Agency flood manager and licensed land surveyor. LaRue regularly shares his knowledge with local industry groups, including local real estate agents. He started working in floodplain management in

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 16:14:02

Clifton Springs woman gets 22 years for sexually abusing children

Her boyfriend, sentenced in March, got 28 years CANANDAIGUA - A Clifton Springs woman was sentenced Thursday to 22 years in prison for her role in multiple crimes involving the sexual abuse of two children, including the production of child pornography involving a 1-year-old girl. Janiet Simonds, 27

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 22:17:15

Victor Hiking Trails to lead 6-mile trail hike

Victor Hiking Trails will lead a hike on Victor's newest trail at 9 a.m. on Oct. 14 at Dryer Road Park, 7405 Dryer Road, Victor. The group will head north on private lands and follow the blue trail to Lehigh Crossing Trail, a 6-mile distance. Transportation will be available for hikers to return to

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 16:24:06

Rochester businessmen accused of bilking investors of more than $13 million

If they're convicted, two Canandaigua lakefront homes could be forfeited Three former owners of a Henrietta-based marketing business, including two who own Canandaigua lakefront property the federal government could seize, are facing additional charges accusing them of defrauding investors of more t

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-20 00:02:55

Muller Field Station to host speaker series

Finger Lakes Community College will host its free Speaking of Nature lecture series this fall at Muller Field Station, 6455 County Road 36, Canadice. Bruce Gilman, field station director and environmental conservation professor, will talk about the facility's history from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Sept. 26. Th

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 15:55:53

Phelps Community Historical Society to offer barbecue takeouts

Phelps Community Historical Society will host a chicken or pork barbecue from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Oct. 15 at Howe House Museum, 66 Main St., Phelps. Meals will include a half-chicken or pork steak with salt potatoes, coleslaw, a roll and dessert. Only takeouts are available. Presales must be picked up

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 16:05:10

Erica Bell testifies, describes drug use, abuse

On Tuesday, the woman charged for the death of three-year-old Brook Stagles testified in court. Erica Bell told the courtroom that she was abused and raped as a child and has been using drugs since the age of 14. News partner, News10NBC On Tuesday, the woman charged for the death of three-year-old

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 17:46:28