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Epicurean Delights: The 3 Must-Visit Diners in Waterloo
This article presents a guide to three exceptional diners in Waterloo. Have you had the chance to visit any of them? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below.
Now open: Samantha’s Simply Red Kitchen in Geneva
Congratulations to Chef Samantha Buyskes, whose Simply Red Kitchen opens this week in Geneva. Chef Sam is known for pop-ups and farmers markets the last few years, but also for the Simply Red Bistro in Trumansburg, and for satellite bistros at La Tourelle and Sheldrake Point Winery. A ramen pop-up...
8 year-old calls 911 for help after both parents overdose in Lyons
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest on Saturday (11/25) at 12:50 a.m. of a Town of Lyons man and woman following an investigation of an EMS call. Aaron M. Foulkrod, age 33 and Jacqueline D. Perkins, age 33 of Phelps Street, in Lyons allegedly had used narcotics together and overdosed leaving an 8 year old child to contact 911 for help.
Weekly Safety Report: DWI Arrest and Shooting Incident in Ontario County, New York
Two incidents occurred in Ontario County, New York this week. In the first incident, a woman was arrested for driving while intoxicated in the parking lot of Naples Elementary School. She was also charged with driving with a BAC of 0.08 or higher and having an open container. In the second incident, a man was arrested in Pennsylvania for shooting and attempting to kill another man inside a convenience store in Geneva. He was located with the help of U.S. Marshals and charged with attempted murder and assault.
Investigators find bomb threat at Geneva Central School District is not credible
GENEVA, N.Y. — Geneva Police say a bomb threat sent to the Geneva Central School District on Friday morning is not credible. Officers around 9:20 a.m. learned about the anonymous bomb threat sent to a school district employee. The Explosive Detection K-9 units from the New York State Police, Ontario County Sheriff’s Office, Wayne County Sheriff’s Office, and Seneca County Sheriff’s Office searched the schools. The Geneva Fire Department also responded.
Bright Spot: Cam's Pizzeria wins Golden Kettle Award in Geneva
Geneva, N.Y. — Our Bright Spot shines on Cam's Pizzeria, winner of the covered Golden Kettle Award from The Salvation Army of Geneva. The honor is bestowed annually to the business that raises the most money through countertop red kettles. The Salvation Army is still looking for bell ringers...
New York State Woman Allegedly Headbutted Deputy
A New York state woman is facing a number of criminal charges, after officials say she endangered the welfare of a child. But it was when authorities attempted to intervene and arrest the woman is when she allegedly struck. WROC is reporting that the incident sent one deputy to the...
Two men charged in shooting, stabbing near Central NY bar
Auburn, N.Y. — Two Geneva men were charged Wednesday after police said they were involved in a shooting and stabbing near an Auburn bar. One man was stabbed and another was shot around 2:09 a.m. near Harley’s Pub, 149 State St., Auburn police said in a news release. Both men are expected to survive.
Cannabis store shut down for alleged unlicensed sales
CANANDAIGUA, NY — The Jaydega 7.0 store on Main Street, Canandaigua was shut down Thursday after allegedly selling cannabis products without a license, according to the state Office of Cannabis Management. Daniel G. Haughney, director of enforcement for the state office, said a notice of violation and cease order...
Newark Man Shot by Off-Duty Police Officer in Carjacking Attempt Still Suffers Seven Years Later
The life of the young Black man, who was only 20 years old at the time, would be forever changed by what happened next. “I had just left the house of a girl I was dating when I noticed an empty running car – a white BMW convertible. I had a 15-minute journey ahead of me and was in a rush, so I decided to jump in the car. My only concern was reaching my destination quickly,” Bryant shared. However, his ride was short-lived as he soon caught the attention of an off-duty police officer who started chasing him on foot. The situation escalated rapidly, resulting in a tragic outcome.
Cayuga County real estate: 10 most expensive homes sold, Nov. 25 - Dec. 1
A house in Fair Haven that sold for $351,000 tops the list of the most expensive residential real estate sales in Cayuga County in the past week. In total, 10 residential real estate sales were recorded in the area during the past week, with an average price of $216,987, $127 per square foot.
Driver suffers head injury in Palmyra crash
PALMYRA, N.Y. — A Farmington man suffered a head injury in a crash Friday evening, when he drove off the road in the town of Palmyra. Brandon Wolfe, 22, of Farmington was heading north on Newark Marion Road approaching a curve when he veered off the road, struck a ditch and entered a field, according to the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies said the force of the impact caused to airbags to go off. Wolfe was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital in Rochester for a head injury.
Tree lighting ceremony, 'Winter Village' kick off holiday festivities in Newark
The celebrations at Prudential Plaza featured skating, dancing, food trucks, hot cocoa, and small business vendors.
NYSDEC: Ontario Co. manufacturing site poses ‘significant public health and environmental threat’
CLIFTON SPRINGS, N.Y. (WROC) — New York State is deeming a manufacturing plant in Ontario County to pose a significant “public health and environmental threat,” citing groundwater found to be contaminated with organic chemicals. The site is the G.W. Lisk plant in Clifton Springs. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is now recommending […]
Awakening the Palate: Top 3 Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Geneva
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional breakfast and brunch spots in Geneva. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
StarShine festivities kick off the holiday season
The 38th annual StarShine, a holiday tradition in the village of Penn Yan, will occur Saturday, Dec. 2, from 4 to 7 p.m. New last year, and continuing again this year, was the Lights on Wheels Parade Friday night. “This year we have nearly 40 vehicles, double last year,” said...
Popular Christmas light show in Victor returns: Hours, costs and more
VICTOR, NY – Pssst. We’ll let you in on a little secret. Michael Broker does not have Christmas lights on the family home. “I tell my kids, if they want to see Christmas lights, go to the golf course,” Broker said. ...
Gingerbread Boat debuted at tree lighting ceremony in Canandaigua
CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (WROC) – The Lake House on Canandaigua debuted a custom-made Gingerbread Boat at its holiday festival and tree lighting ceremony on Friday evening. The boat was created by the resort’s executive pastry chef John Bard, the boat measures about 4 feet x 8 feet and sits about 4 feet tall. It is made […]
Join the herd at "Moose Fest" in Phelps
Author John Sherwood and Master Distiller Pete Cheneny visit the studio to talk about their collaborative event the “Moose Fest”, a family-friendly holiday celebration. CharlieThe Merry Christmoose is a children’s book that tells the story of a moose with a dream to fly with Santa Clause, and enough determination to overcome adversity and make it a reality. Author John Sherwood will be at Moose Fest to sign copies of the book.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.69 and $3.75 in Newark as of 2023-12-02. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Saturday is $3.247, a week ago the price is $3.259 , according to AAA.