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Geneva Man Charged With Attempted Rape, Forcible Touching of Minors

A Geneva man has been arrested on attempted rape and forcible touching charges for two alleged crimes that occurred in the city over the last six months. Back in February, Geneva Police launched an investigation into claims that 35-year-old Quincy Parnell attempted to engage in sexual intercourse with a 14-year-old girl back in December while she slept. Parnell is also accused of rubbing and groping the legs and other intimate parts of another 14-year-old girl back on June 19th.
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Geneva man charged with attempted rape after investigation

Members of the Geneva Police Department’s Detective Bureau arrested a Geneva man following a rape investigation. According to a news release, the Geneva Police Department arrested Quincy Parnell, 35, of Geneva for attempted rape and forcible touching. The investigation began in February regarding the rape of a 14-year-old female....
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Geneva man arrested on attempted rape charges for two separate incidents

GENEVA, N.Y. (WHEC) — A Geneva man was arrested on Tuesday for two separate rape incidents. Quincy Von Parnell, 35, of Geneva, is charged with attempted rape in the first degree and forcible touching. The Geneva Police Department’s Detective Bureau began an investigation in February of 2022 regarding the...

Waterloo man violates probation, arrested for selling cocaine

A Waterloo man was arrested by members of the Narcotics Unit. According to a news release, the Seneca County Sheriff’s Office arrested Justin Bluto, 36, of Waterloo for criminal possession of a controlled substance and criminal sale of a controlled substance. It is alleged that Bluto sold cocaine to...

“The King of Hopewell Pizza”: New Pizzeria Open in the Hudson Valley

They say when your ears are ringing, it means someone is talking about you. For me, it means someone is talking about a new pizzeria. I grew up in the Hudson Valley, but before moving back to the area in 2021, I've been living in different places across the United States for the past decade. Every time I relocated, I would try, and inevitably fail, to find pizza that lived up to the kind I used to wolf down in my hometown. Was I a snob? No, I'm just a New Yorker with standards. That's why a recent Facebook post in the East Fishkill Community group caught my eye.

Retro renaissance

The words “themed hotel room” used to evoke images of afternoon affairs, bulletproof glass lobbies, and coin-operated beds. But as you may have seen on your Instagram feed, this has all changed with the emergence of vacation rentals. Themed rooms, with their heart-shaped tubs and fantasy suites (jungle...

Empire Adventures: Roseland Wake Park in Canandaigua

SPECTRUM NEWS 1 VIDEO: Summer is officially here, which means the season for water sports is upon us. In this week’s Empire Adventure, anchor Robert Guaderrama traded in his suit and tie for board shorts to show off an action park in the Finger Lakes where you can wakeboard — without a boat.

Live Convention Days returns to Women’s Rights National Historical Park

Women’s Rights National Historical Park (NHP) will be holding Convention Days 2022, from July 15 through 17. Convention Days has been a signature event in Seneca Falls for many years, focusing on the revolutionary 1848 Seneca Falls Women’s Rights Convention through art, drama, and scholarship. Held virtually for the last two years due to the COVID-19 pandemic, the park looks forward to once again welcoming visitors to the event onsite.

Tales of a ‘Mushroom Huntress’

With eight decades of scouring forests across a multitude of countries for fungal delights to her name, Trumansburg resident Victoria Romanoff has bounded those years of experience, along with several delicious recipes, into a book titled “Mushroom Foraging and Feasting: Recollections and Recipes from a Lifetime on the Hunt.”

Slip sliding into summer: Roseland Waterpark opens

Canandaigua, N.Y. — It's the perfect weekend to splash into summer. Roseland Waterpark in Canandaigua officially opened for the season Friday. It's the largest waterpark in the Finger Lakes, offering 56 acres to cool off. And if you're looking for a summer job, they're still hiring. The waterpark is...