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Waterloo Town Board to review preliminary budget numbers Monday

Waterloo Town Board to review preliminary budget numbers Monday
The Town Board will conduct a public hearing Monday on the preliminary 2017 town budget. That could be followed by a vote to approve the preliminary budget, subject to a public hearing on a final budget in November. “It’s a good budget. It continues all town services. The big increase is a 12 percent jump in health insurance,’’ said Supervisor... more

Sen. Nozzolio secures $900K for Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery

Sen. Nozzolio secures $900K for Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery
Senator Michael Nozzolio has come through for Seneca County once again. News came down on Monday to the Seneca County Board of Supervisors that Sen. Nozzolio had secured nearly a million dollars of funding for the Sampson Veterans Memorial Cemetery located on Seneca Lake. The scenic venue has undergone a number of improvements over the years, but this most-recent round... more

Schumer pushing for funds to battle blue-green algae

Schumer pushing for funds to battle blue-green algae
U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer went to Standing Stone Vineyards on Friday to say he will argue for $1.6 billion in federal funds to battle the growth of dangerous, toxic blue-green algae in Seneca Lake and other upstate bodies of water. Schumer said he is urging the Senate Appropriations Committee putting together a 2017 federal budget to include an additional $1.6... more

Helming re-affirms commitment to FingerLakes1.com debate slated for Nov. 3rd at 8 pm

Helming re-affirms commitment to FingerLakes1.com debate slated for Nov. 3rd at 8 pm
All three candidates running for New York State Senate in the 54th District reaffirmed their commitment on Tuesday. After select outlets reported confusion over the date and time of the debate, which had Canandaigua Supervisor Pam Helming uncertain about the details of the debate – her campaign confirmed that she would be taking part in the November 3rd debate. A... more

Seneca Falls Town Council Debate: Candidates meet to talk issues

Seneca Falls Town Council Debate: Candidates meet to talk issues
Two candidates vying for Seneca Falls Town Council seats on November 8th met in the FingerLakes1.com studio in downtown Seneca Falls to discuss the issues. The debate, which was initially going to include all four candidates – was modified slightly after Lou Ferarra Jr. and Thomas Ruzicka informed FingerLakes1.com that they would not be able to attend due to scheduling... more

Deacon, Katko put Cayuga County in spotlight at first televised debate in race for Congress

Deacon, Katko put Cayuga County in spotlight at first televised debate in race for Congress
Cayuga County doesn't often steal some of the limelight from Onondaga County, but that was the case Tuesday during the first televised debate in the 24th Congressional District race. The latter half of the hour-long debate, which aired on Time Warner Cable News, featured several references to Auburn and the county. The Auburn Citizen – News: Read More more

Comptroller DiNapoli headlines Auburn fundraiser for Diane Dwire in 126th Assembly race

Comptroller DiNapoli headlines Auburn fundraiser for Diane Dwire in 126th Assembly race
One of New York’s statewide elected officials will visit Cayuga County next week to support Democratic challenger Diane Dwire in the 126th Assembly District race. New York Comptroller Tom DiNapoli will headline a fundraiser for Dwire, D-Camillus, from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday at A.T. Walley & Co., 119 Genesee St. Tickets for the event range from $100 to $500.... more

Seneca Falls Town Board seeks ‘philosophical’ changes at budget workshops

Seneca Falls Town Board seeks ‘philosophical’ changes at budget workshops
“If you can’t afford the best, you go with less.” Those were the words spoken by Seneca Falls Town Supervisor Greg Lazzaro at Wednesday’s third, and final budget workshop day, which hosted water and sewer, as well as public safety workshops. Nothing will be official until the board adopts the budget, which is subject to a public hearing on November... more

Helming endorses Donald Trump for President

Helming endorses Donald Trump for President
On Thursday, New York State Senate candidate Pam Helming announced that she would be endorsing Donald Trump for President calling him a “leader who will shatter the status quo and fight to make America great again. “Helming is running to replace long-serving state Senator Michael Nozzolio in the 54th District threw her support behind the New York businessman on the... more

Petitioners at Town of Seneca Falls Board Meeting (video)

Petitioners at Town of Seneca Falls Board Meeting (video)
Several petitioners spoke before the Seneca Falls Town Council at their regular March Town Board Meeting on Tuesday night, March 1, 2016 on the subject of Seneca Meadows Landfill and the town’s host agreement. Video by Tera Erway, FingerLakes1.com NewsSeveral petitioners spoke before the Seneca Falls Town Council at their regular March Town Board Meeting on Tuesday night, March 1,... more
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