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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

Farmington man charged with DWI and endangering welfare of a child

A 16-year-old was walking on the sidewalk and was almost struck by the man's vehicle, according to police. Canandaigua City Police charged a Farmington man with driving while intoxicated and endangering the welfare of a child among other charges. According to police, on Sept 3 shortly before 12:30 a

MPNNOW - 2017-09-18 15:02:15

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

Letter: Thank you to supporters

I want to take the opportunity to thank everyone that supported me during my campaign for Canandaigua Town Board, as well as those residents that came out to vote in the Sept. 12 primary election. Although Mr. Davis and I have different backgrounds and approaches, we have one resounding quality in c

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 07:01:00

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

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

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

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

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

Palmyra church to host chicken, biscuit dinner

Palmyra Reformed Church, 232 Canandaigua St., will host its Chicken 'n' Biscuit Dinner at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 9. Dinner costs $9 for adults, $6 for ages 6-14 and free for ages 5 and younger. Visit palmyrareformedchurch.org for more information. Palmyra Reformed Church, 232 Canandaigua St., will host i

MPNNOW - 2017-09-19 16:28:10

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

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

2 horses infected with West Nile virus in Orleans Co.

Residents are urged to do what they can to avoid mosquito-borne illnesses, like draining any nearby standing water and using insect repellent. News partner, News10NBC Two horses have been found infected with the West Nile Virus in nearby Orleans County. In a post on the Orleans Hub made by the Orle

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 13:47:26

Report: Churchville woman stationed at Fort Drum killed in crash

A Churchville woman, who was stationed at Fort Drum, was killed after a crash on Sunday in Oneida County. Our news partner, News10NBC is reporting Jennifer Kipybida, age 23, was a passenger in a vehicle that went off the road early Sunday morning in Ava. News partner, News10NBC A Churchville woman,

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:51:56

UPDATE: 2 dead after crash in Orleans County

Investigators say the driver of the car that was rear-ended, 38-year-old Rebecca Harrier of Kent, died at the scene. Her passenger, 39-year-old Randy Harrier, was flown to Strong Hospital. State police now say Randy Harrier passed away. News partner, News10NBC UPDATE: State police now say that Rand

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:40:06

Remembering Elizabeth Pine with songs of a summer night

The contrast was sharp, but pitch perfect. The attendees of a memorial service in Rochester Saturday for Elizabeth W. Pine of Pittsford, a legal pioneer who died at age 83 on Aug. 28 after suffering from Alzheimer's disease and colon cancer, gave voice to Beethoven's stirring and lofty "Joyful, Joyf

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-19 15:14:03

Xerox to cut jobs in Webster, Rochester

According to Xerox, members of the Information Management group and the Finance group were told on Monday that a number of positions would be eliminated. The company says this is part of their initiative to make Xerox more efficient and responsive to markets. News partner, News10NBC A Xerox spokesp

WAYNEPOST.COM - 2017-09-19 12:56:58