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Tony Stewart’s deadly collision still has Kevin Ward Jr.'s family off track
PORT LEYDEN, N.Y. – Tony Stewart left NASCAR's cockpit two years ago, but he continues to thrive in the environment he long has called home.
Police officer charged with conspiracy in Sodus double murder extradited to New York
Bron Bohlar is charged with conspiracy in connection to the murders of Joshua Niles and Amber Washburn in Sodus on October 22, 2018. (Photo: Moore County Sheriff's Office) According to CNYCentral's media partners The Moore County News Press, Bron Bohlar was extradited to New York Wednesday night on
Police arrest two in meth lab bust
Clawson and another person at the residence, 42-year-old Meredith J. Bell, were arrested after the sheriff’s office narcotics unit, criminal investigation division and road patrol division executed a search warrant. That followed an investigation into the alleged production of meth at the location.
Ground broken at 'Town Side at Pre-Emption'
“The town has been very supportive of this project from the start,” Venuti said. “It took a few years to get to this point, but I guess good things do come to those who wait. This type of project is definitely needed in this area.”
Trooper: One person dead after single car crash
East Bloomfield, N.Y. (WHAM) -- One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash Tuesday night in Ontario County.State police say the accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on Gauss Road in East Bloomfield.There was only one person in the car at the time of the crash.It is unclear what caused the crash,
One person killed in crash in Bloomfield
BLOOMFIELD, NY (WROC) - A person is dead following a crash Tuesday night in Bloomfield.Troopers say the crash happened around 9:30 p.m. on Gauss Road involving one vehicle with one person inside.Right now, state police have not released any further details. We will update this story as more informat
Woman gets probation for double fatal Central NY crash after request from victim's mom
AUBURN, N.Y. -- A mother begged a Cayuga County judge not to send the driver who killed her son to prison. On Tuesday, the judge reluctantly agreed. Kadesha Dunham, 24, of North Syracuse, has been sentenced to serve five years on probation for the double-fatal 2017 crash in Sennett, said Cayuga Coun
Farmington woman sentenced to 6 years for Geneva Fastrac robbery
Jennifer Bronson, 45, was sentenced Tuesday to six years in state prison for second-degree robbery, a class C felony, by Ontario County Court Judge Brian Dennis. Her cohort, Paul Gilliam, 43, was previously sentenced to eight years.
Seneca County meth lab busted; illegal guns seized
Kyle G. Clawson, 41, and Meredith J. Bell, 42, both of 1925 Seneca Road in Lodi, were charged Monday after authorities executed a search warrant at their home.
Taylor back as Seneca County Emergency Management Director
“I felt that position was primarily for fire management and was driven that way. I didn’t know it should deal with all emergency services and she proved to have expertise in all emergency situations. She was very helpful to our department, including helping us get grants. It would be helpful to me a
1 dead after being ejected from car in Ontario County
Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the crash, but they do not believe weather was a factor.The identity of the victim has not yet been released, pending notification of family.
Winter storm warning issued for parts of Central NY
Syracuse, N.Y. -- A winter storm warning has been issued for northern Wayne, northern Cayuga and western Oswego counties for tonight and Wednesday. The National Weather Service said those areas could get a foot of lake effect snow from 7 tonight until 6 p.m. Wednesday. The warning supersedes the les
Deputies catch bail jumper with shot at treatment in Ontario
A Rochester woman, wanted on a bench warrant for skipping out on her court sentencing hearing, was caught in Victor by Ontario County sheriff’s deputies.
$10 million Auburn welcome center opens; Harriet Tubman statue unveiled
AUBURN, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) - The New York State Equal Rights Heritage Center in downtown Auburn opened Tuesday, along with a special unveiling of a bronzed Harriet Tubman statue.
Police seize fentanyl in Seneca County
On the corrections side, the average number of inmates at the county jail was 64. More than $38,000 was generated from boarding out-of-county inmates, bringing the yearly total to about $380,000.
Newark students create self portraits
NEWARK — Lincoln School parents soon will be able to purchase mugs, tote bags, T-shirts, ornaments and more with cartoon self-portrait keepsakes of their children as part of the annual Square 1 Art fundraiser to benefit PTA-sponsored projects and activities.
A thrift store with heart
The head of Helpful Hearts Community Closet, at 44 William St. in downtown Lyons, ran a thrift store at the site a few years back after taking some time off from her nursing career — but “it wasn’t making enough money to put me on payroll.”
Cayuga County judge 'reluctantly' sentences woman to probation for deadly crash
In June 2017, Kadesha Dunham, 25, attempted to pass a concrete truck on Franklin Street Road in Sennett. On Dunham's third attempt to pass the truck — in a no passing zone on a blind hill — she smashed head-on into an east bound pickup truck. The pickup truck's driver, William Curtis, of Skaneateles
UPDATED: N. Cayuga County now under winter storm warning; up to 15 inches possible
Northern Cayuga County could get hit with as much as 15 inches of of lake-effect snow by Wednesday afternoon.The National Weather Service in Buffalo on Tuesday issued a winter storm watch for northern Cayuga County, eastern Wayne County and western Oswego County for 7 p.m. Tuesday through 6 p.m. Wed
Serendipity Boutique shut down by state tax department
The owner of Serendipity Boutique at 446 Exchange St. was shut down this past week by the state Department of Taxation and Finance for owing $12,000 in back sales taxes. The tax officials came in Wednesday, accompanied by police, and padlocked her doors, she said.