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Wayne providing outside counsel for jail workers disciplined in jail escape

LYONS - Three Wayne County corrections officers disciplined for neglect of duty in a July prison break will be provided legal counsel as part of a state investigation into the incident. The Board of Supervisors on Tuesday approved a measure to provide outside legal counsel for corrections officers w

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-21 21:50:00

Wayne County's Kelly Loveless is one patriotic performer

LYONS - By day, Kelley Loveless is the friendly, mild-mannered secretary to County Administrator Rick House. The Rose native has another life outside her government job, though. No, she's not leaping tall buildings in a single bound, but she soars plenty high on the musical scale with her voice, and

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-21 20:05:00

From the editor: Candidate endorsements, essays now being accepted

With a little more than six weeks left before the Nov. 7 general election, the Daily Messenger is putting the call out again for endorsement letters and essays from candidates on the ballot in Ontario and Wayne counties. Endorsement letters must be no longer than 150 words. Letters will be accepted

MPNNOW - 2017-09-23 19:00:00

County agencies get money for security, emergency management

GENEVA - State Sen. Pam Helming said the six counties in her district have all received federal funding as part of an effort to support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness efforts throughout the state. The federal Emergency Management Agency's Homeland Security Grant Program provides the $52

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-22 20:00:00

Live Section V High School Scoreboard: Thursday, Sept. 21

Wayne (6-0): Maddie Leugemors 5 kills, 2 aces; Gabby Zenelovic 3 kills; Morgan Soucy 6 digs. Geneva: Julie Trenzo 3 kills; Lauren Devaney 2 blocks, 2 kills; Sofia Lawson 5 assists. NR-W: Brianna Bonne 5 aces, 5 kills, Taylor Malchoff 5 kills. Lyons (8-0): Adeline Reale 7 digs; Riley DeCola 9 assist

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-22 00:21:48

Helming highlights local emergency management money

State Sen. Pam Helming, R-54th District, recently learned that the six counties comprising the 54th New York State Senate District all received federal funding as part of an overall effort to support counterterrorism and emergency preparedness efforts throughout the state. The money supports activit

MPNNOW - 2017-09-21 21:58:39

Finger Lakes-area nonprofits can apply for health awards

Nonprofit organizations in the six-county Finger Lakes region are invited to apply for an award of up to $4,000 each. Excellus BlueCross BlueShield announced its annual application process for Community Health Award grants. Nonprofit organizations in the six-county Finger Lakes region are invited to

MPNNOW - 2017-09-21 15:25:34

Arc Of Steuben To Hold Art Fundraiser

Steuben County, N.Y. (WENY)-- The Arc of Steuben will be hosting a new fundraiser, Art for the Arc, raising important funds for the organization. Art for the Arc will involve a silent auction, wine raffle, wine, beer and cider tastings, hors d'oeuvres, and live music by Artistic License. All money

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-09-21 16:24:00

The world's smallest diner

Watkins Glen (N.Y.) - It's called the world's smallest diner. The diner opened a month ago on N Franklin St. in Watkins Glen. It causes a lot of smiles, and people stopping to see what it is all about. Gerry Collins, 47, is behind the idea and says most people call it crazy. "Basically when you get

WETM - 2017-09-22 22:25:34

Compelling team battles on horizon in cross country

Considering the number of state championships Section 4 teams have produced in football and softball in recent years, you could make a case for either of those sports as the premier offerings out of the section. But if you approach that debate looking at athletes from a national perspective, a stron

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-21 19:49:00

Harmful algae blooms found in Seneca Lake samples

Cyanobacteria, commonly referred to as harmful algae blooms or blue-green algae, have been identified for the first time this year in water samples taken from Seneca Lake. Harmful algae blooms, also known as HABs, can be harmful to people and animals. All 11 water samples collected on Sept. 16 and

ITHACAJOURNAL.COM - 2017-09-22 14:52:07

The Living Well, Climbing Bines to host chili cook-off

The Living Well and Climbing Bines Hop Farm and Brewery, 511 Hansen Point Road, Penn Yan, will host a chili cook-off and silent auction from 5 to 9 p.m. Oct. 6. Attendees will sample chili made by local establishments, and vote for their favorites. The event will feature barbecue, Climbing Bines bee

MPNNOW - 2017-09-22 20:28:59

GIRLS VOLLEYBALL: Indians improve to 6-1

WATERLOO - Waterloo improved to 6-1 on the season Thursday with a 3-0 non-league sweep of visiting South Seneca. The Indians won 25-18, 25-20 and 25-16. Aubrey O'Brien scooped out 25 digs and Ashley Ross handed out 19 assists. Also contributing to the victory were Jillian Panek (7 kills, 10 digs, 3

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-22 20:00:00

Special education students working for competitive employment

BATH, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - The Greater Southern Tier BOCES in Painted Post and Ira Davenport Memorial Hospital in Bath have teamed up to give special education students a chance for competitive employment. Project REACH is a program available internationally and for the first time ever, GST BOCES is of

WETM - 2017-09-21 21:23:18

Absentees don't change Yates primary races

PENN YAN - The numbers changed somewhat, but absentee ballots did not alter the outcome of last week's Republican primary elections for seats on the Yates County Legislature. Here is a look at the official results from the Board of Elections: District 1 - Five candidates ran for four seats in this d

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2017-09-22 20:00:00


1 VINE TIME: This weekend the Naples community celebrates all things grape and all things Naples with the annual Naples Grape Festival, a feast of arts and crafts, wine, food, live music and more - plus the fest's centerpiece, the grape pie contest. Presented by Naples Rotary, the festival is set fo

MPNNOW - 2017-09-21 02:05:43

Lodi Residents to Vote on Funds for New Town Hall

The nearly 100-year-old building has three floors, but only one is usable. All the business of the Town of Lodi, and some of the court business for the Town of Ovid, takes place in the lowest floor. The other two floors aren't really supposed to be used by people anymore, the windows have been shut

ITHACA.COM - 2017-09-22 17:35:00

Massive del Lago casino wine purchase boosts Finger Lakes wineries

Jon Cupp, President of Thirsty Owl Wine Company, discusses the winery's sale of 250 cases containing a total of 3,000 bottles of wine to del Lago Resort & Casino. Matt Steecker / Staff video To say the new del Lago Resort & Casino is purchasing and selling locally sourced food and beverages would b

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2017-09-21 13:59:38

WENY News - Former middle school teacher arrested on probation violation

PAINTED POST, NY (WENY) - A former Corning-Painted Post middle school teacher charged with having sexual contact with a minor has been arrested on a probation violation. Kelly Conway pleaded guilty to a misdemeanor count of endangering the welfare of a child. In 2016, Conway was charged with 3rd deg

NEWSCHANNEL 36 - 2017-09-22 19:56:00

Make-A-Wish Walk for Wishes raises over $15,000

CORNING, N.Y. (18 NEWS) - People showed up to Centerway Square in Downtown Corning to walk for wishes, helping kids battling illness see their wishes come true. The goal is to raise money to help make wishes come true for kids facing life threatening conditions. Teams and participants walked a leisu

WETM - 2017-09-23 21:47:29