Operator of bus involved in fatal New York crash was listed by the state as an ‘unacceptable operator’ after failing several safety inspectionsCNN5 HOURS AGO
Former leader of longstanding Rochester drug ring sentenced to 17 1/2 years in prison13 WHAM1 DAY AGO
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Remembering Roseland Park in Canandaigua, New YorkHerbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
Police: Contractors arrested for scamming Bloomfield woman out of over $125,000
After beginning the project over a month ago, the woman says the contractors started adding on unneeded repairs.
Man faces charges for deadly drug-impaired crash in Yates County
Barrington, N.Y. — A 21-year-old man is now facing charges for allegedly getting behind the wheel while impaired by drugs and causing a deadly crash in Yates County over the summer. Dakota O'Shaughnessy of Dundee is accused of causing a crash on State Route 14A in the town of...
Livingston County Man Killed in Wyoming County Motorcycle Crash
Authorities have released the name of a Livingston County motorcyclist who was killed in a crash in Wyoming County. Investigators say 25-year-old Nicholas Stutes of Retsof was killed yesterday on Route 63 when his motorcycle collided with a car in the Town of Covington. Witnesses told sheriff's deputies that Stutes...
Weekly Safety Report: Gunshot, Attempted Rape, and Bomb Threats impact Ontario County, New York
This week in Ontario County, New York, there were three notable incidents. A 21-year-old man was arrested for firing a gunshot inside a home in Geneva with the intent to harm someone. In Canandaigua, a Rochester man was arrested for attempting to rape a child after communicating with them online. Additionally, bomb threats were made at a church in Perinton and a temple in Geneva, leading to evacuations and cancellations of in-person services. Fortunately, no injuries or dangerous situations were found in both locations.
Naples Grape Festival Returns with Exciting Lineup for the Weekend
The renowned Naples Grape Festival, once named 'The Best Festival in the Finger Lakes' for five straight years, is set for its return this weekend. The festival begins at 10 a.m. on Saturday and wraps up by 5 p.m. the next day, at both Naples High School and the Memorial Town Hall.
New Home Needed: Meet the Latest Adorable Pets Up for Adoption in Honeoye Falls, NY
Interested in adopting a pet — or just looking at some adorable pets near you up for adoption? There are dozens of endearing pets up for adoption at animal shelters in and around Honeoye Falls.
Northern Potter School District statement on Friday bus crash
“All students and bus driver have been discharged from the hospital”. Early today, Michael T. Baldwin reported a school bus had a “rollover accident” and that multiple emergency agencies were dispatched to the scene. At the time of the incident, details were limted but the school district has...
Livingston County man accused of raping minor
Groveland, N.Y. — A Livingston County man is accused of raping a minor. Michael Szczesniak, 43, of Groveland, allegedly had sex with someone under age 17. Police said the incident happened Wednesday. Szczesniak was arrested Thursday and charged with third-degree rape. He's being held in Livingston County Jail on...
Maryland man charged with crimes against children in Bedford Co. investigation
BEDFORD COUNTY, Va. (WFXR) — A Maryland man will be extradited to Virginia to face charges brought by a Bedford County Task Force that investigates potential crimes against children. According to the Bedford County Sheriff’s Office, 23-year-old Dante Hill was arrested in Silver Springs, MD on Sept. 22. Investigators...
Hornell Red Raiders Secure Victory Over Haverling Rams in Close Football Game
In Friday's rivalry football game, the Haverling Rams lost to the Hornell Red Raiders with a close 8-6 score. The Rams started off well, scoring an early touchdown. However, they stumbled when attempting a two-point conversion.
It’s a grape time to try an Upstate NY fall dessert you’ve probably never heard of
Hold on to your cider doughnuts, Upstate New York, it’s grape pie season in the Finger Lakes. Naples, New York, otherwise known as the “Grape Pie Capital of the World,” is home to the the annual Historic Naples Grape Festival which started in 1872. The festival has attracted celebrities and politicians and thousands of tourists over the years.
Channel the Naples Grape Festival spirit with these 7 grape pie tips and tricks
NAPLES, NY - Meghanne Freivald has never met a grape pie she didn’t like. That includes the award-winning and not-so-award-winning grape pies she’s made, the award-winning grape pie her husband, Patrick, made, and the grape pies made by those who have attended her grape pie baking workshop for the Naples Historical Society, including a recent one held in advance of the Naples Grape Festival this weekend.
BREAKING: Popular “Five Below” store coming to the Hornell Shopping Plaza
The “trendy” discount chain Five Below is coming to the Hornell Shopping Plaza as construction work is taking place to get the store ready for product. Bids were approved for the $375,000 construction project which was listed on June 21. The Five Below will be in the space Olympia Sports once vacated.
Asbestos on our campus
From the common cold to STIs, the Covid-19 Pandemic and the dreaded “frat flu,” maintaining your health as a college student can feel impossible. Asbestos is just the cherry on top to the list of health risks you want to avoid while at school. You may have seen a notice sign in your dorm or in one of the academic buildings informing us of the presence of asbestos in that building. Geneseo’s Environmental Health and Safety Specialist, Frank Blasioli, answered many questions that have been troubling college students about living and going to class in buildings with asbestos in them.
Enter to Win a Pair of VIP tickets to the Hoochenanny Whiskey Festival From Livingston County Tourism
This article is a paid promotion sponsored by an SOB advertiser and designed to share valuable info with our readers. *GIVEAWAY ALERT!* We’re teaming up with Livingston County Tourism to give away a Pair of Saturday 1-Day VIP tickets to the Hoochenanny Whiskey Festival to two lucky winners! ($100 value per ticket).
Man accused of choking woman, headbutting patrol car during arrest
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A Livonia man was accused of choking a woman during a fight and then damaging a patrol car, according to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office. Deputies said that 52-year-old Sean M. O’Connor was in a fight with a female when he started to squeeze her neck, preventing her from breathing. It […]
Victor star throws, catches TD to preserve winning streak: Section V's top games Friday
Thanks to a superb performance from do-it-all senior Adam Ruffalo, Victor remained unbeaten after defeating Brighton 21-14 Friday night at Reifsteck Field in Rochester. Ruffalo, listed as a receiver and safety, made plays at multiple positions. He caught a 75-yard fourth quarter touchdown that broke a 14-all tie. Ruffalo also threw a touchdown...
Hornell Police open two investigations, assist multiple city residents on September 19
2:40am 2am-6am parking tickets. 6:22am River St. Domestic Incident. Parties separated. 9:00am Maple City Drive. Motor Vehicle Accident. UTT issued. 9:15am Stephens St. Vehicle Lockout. Access gained. 9:46am Elizabeth St. Trespass. Subject advised of options. 10:53am Canisteo St. Larceny. Investigation opened. 11:34am Headquarters. Handicapped parking permit issued. 11:40am Headquarters. Handicapped...
Don’t miss the 35th Annual Hunt Country Vineyards Harvest Festival
Enjoy a guided tour with the one and only Art Hunt, pictured. Saturday, September 30, 2023 from 10am – 5pm (one day event) Hunt Country Vineyards, 4021 Italy Hill Rd, Branchport, NY 14418 (on Keuka Lake) Wines, Libations, & Food:. Tastings:. Wine tastings are $12 for a self-guided flight...
Hop Aboard the September Rails & Ales Train Rides for a Tasty Adventure!
Looking for a unique weekend experience? The Rochester & Genesee Valley Railroad Museum invites you to a journey of taste and adventure at the September Rails & Ales Train Rides. This event is scheduled for Saturday, September 23, from 12pm to 1pm, promising an unforgettable experience for all attendees.