Newark family displaced by fire claims hydrants weren’t working; asks city for help
The family says that they were given about $650 from the American Red Cross. But they say that it is not enough to help them get food and shelter.
Report: Closed sales on homes in NY drops to lowest point in nearly a decade
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The amount of closed sales on housing has dropped to its lowest point in nearly a decade in New York State, according to the latest report from the New York Association of Realtors (NYSAR) The latest report shows that closed sales have dropped from 9,351 in February 2022 to 6,147 units. […]
World Insurance Associates adds N.Y. firm to its acquisitions
Iselin-based World Insurance Associates LLC on Tuesday said it acquired the business of Finger Lakes Partners Insurance Services Inc. of Geneva, New York, on Jan. 1. Terms of the private transaction were not disclosed. Finger Lakes was formed in 2007 when two established agencies with histories dating back to 1900...
Animal sedative linked to fatal overdoses in Monroe, Wayne Counties
ROCHESTER, N.Y. – A terrifying drug that eats away at skin and limbs is blamed for dozens of deaths locally. Xylazine is the drug that has caused deadly overdoses in Upstate New York. In Monroe County, police report nearly 60 fatal overdoses linked to the drug for 2022. In Wayne County, police report three fatal overdoses linked to the drug for 2022, and 10 under investigation.
Strongest Town In North America? This New York Town Is In the Running, Vote Here
What would it mean to be named North America's 'Strongest Town'? Before we get into the particulars I can tell you that there is only one New York community in the running and your vote could get them to #1. Seneca Falls, New York is a college town known for...
Former RealEats employee sues company after abrupt closure
The company announced on its website and Facebook page at the beginning of March that it will be shutting its doors.
Troopers arrest an Ovid resident for DWI
(WETM) – A resident of the town of Ovid has been arrested for driving while intoxicated. According to New York State Police, troopers in Waterloo observed a car that failed to keep right and performed an unsafe turn on State Route 89 in the town of Seneca Falls. William E. Eastman, 39, was subsequently arrested […]
Lyons man beat, held woman for four days
The Wayne County Sheriff’s Office of reported the arrest on Wednesday (3/15) at 3:30 p.m. of William M. Turner, age 26, of Canal Street in the Town of Lyons after an investigation into a domestic incident. It is alleged that during a physical domestic that started on Sunday, March...
Oswego artist Tyrone Johnson-Neuland finds balance between work and art
Artist Tyrone Johnson-Neuland has come a long way from his childhood, when he ordered information on how to be an artist from the ads in TV Guide magazine. He is this year’s first Emerging Artist to be featured in both the Schweinfurth Art Center and Cayuga Museum of History & Art from March 25 through May 28, 2023.
Woman accused of driving toward officers at Seneca Falls
SENECA FALLS, N.Y. — A Rochester woman was arrested in Seneca Falls after police said she was riding in a car involved in a theft and drove toward officers on March 5. Seneca Falls Police said the woman, 56-year-old Vanessa Jackson, wasn’t involved in the theft but tried to drive away in the car. The other passenger, who is accused of the theft, ran from the car.
Auburn woman arrested for allegedly driving wrong way while intoxicated
AURELIUS, N.Y. (WSYR-TV) — New York State Police arrested an Auburn woman after she allegedly was driving the wrong way while intoxicated. On March 18, New York State Police arrested 28-year-old Samantha E. Ryan from Auburn N.Y. after responding to a vehicle driving the wrong way on Arterial East in the town of Aurelius.
Jimmy Fallon Surprises St. Patrick's Day Crowd at New York Bar, Performs and Pours Shots: Watch
The 48-year-old 'Tonight Show' host had a blast at Mulconry's Irish Pub over the weekend.
Two women arrested for allegedly providing marijuana to Lyons teen
Lyons, N.Y. - The Wayne County Sheriff's Office charged two women, accused of providing marijuana to a teenager. Deputies say Helen Marcano, 54, smoked marijuana with her daughter, and say Stacy Derr, 39, gave Marcano's daughter a marijuana edible. Authorities say the teen had an "issue" and began hallucinating at...
It’s not a mansion… it’s our home
As a realtor, Paula Amico knows how to search for homes, what to look for in a new home, and how to negotiate a purchase. She sells from Keller Williams Realty, Inc. But it got real, when the house of her dreams became available in 2019 in Palmyra. Paula and...
Sunrise Smart Start: Good Cause Eviction, Jimmy Fallon in Fairport
Stay up to date on the latest headlines in today's Sunrise Smart Start for Monday, March 20, 2023.
Lawsuit claims RealEats must pay workers 2 months' wages after abrupt shutdown
The mail-delivery meal services' closure this month put more than 120 people out of work.
Guide for the 1st Annual ‘Scott LaFaro’ Geneva Jazz Festival
The festival starts March 23, and precedes Christian McBride's "New Jawn" at the Smith Opera House.
Westmoreland Fire Department Helps State Championship Team In Accident
WESTMORELAND, NY (WUTR/WFXV/WPNY) – Everyone’s heard of a fire truck escort when you win the state championship, but for one New York State basketball team, it happened a little further from home than expected. The Victor Blue Devils out of Section V in Western New York were heading...
Man accused of 2019 murder in Webster appears in court
He pleaded not guilty back in October 2019. He is due to appear in court at 9:30 a.m.
Finger Lakes Law Enforcement Academy holds 2023 session at FLCC
The Finger Lakes Law Enforcement Academy (FLLEA) began its 2023 training session at the Finger Lakes Community College main campus on Monday, March 20. FLLEA has provided training for police and peace officers for agencies in six counties over the last 35 years. It moved to the FLCC main campus for this year to accommodate a larger class and build closer ties with the college’s criminal justice degree program.
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