Three arrested on felony welfare fraud charges in Seneca County

Three arrested on felony welfare fraud charges in Seneca County
The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that three individuals were arrested on a variety of charges, related to fraudulently receiving public assistance in the area. Deputies say that Grace F. Compton, 25, of Ovid was arrested for offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree — a Class E felony, welfare fraud in the fifth degree, petit larceny,... more

Burdett man charged with DWI in Seneca County

Burdett man charged with DWI in Seneca County
Deputies in Seneca County say that a Burdett man was arrested for driving while intoxicated on Thursday, August 18, after a traffic complaint was filed by a civilian. Derik Smith, 38, of Burdett was located at a business in the Town of Romulus with his vehicle and was subsequently charged with driving while intoxicated, and aggravated driving while intoxicated with... more

Deer Haven Park welcomes ecologist to formulate long-term plan for former Seneca Army Depot

Deer Haven Park, LLC is taking some serious steps to preserve the wildlife at the former Seneca Army Depot. After winning bidder Earl Martin, a Seneca County resident, knew he had won the bid process — the wheels immediately began turning on how he could help preserve the globally recognized White Deer at the site. The first step was creating... more

Our FL History: The Ku Klux Klan in the Finger Lakes

The history of the Ku Klux Klan presence in the Finger Lakes region of Upstate New York in the 1920’s as narrated by Walter Gable, Seneca County Historian. more

Pets of the Week: Meet Sally Sue, Adrianne & Sarge

Yes, the Beverly Animal Shelter does have dogs available for adoption! And of course, some very fine felines. This is it… The Petco in Auburn will be holding a Very Special Adoption Event Saturday and Sunday, September 10 and 11, from 10am to 6pm. Don’t miss it! SALLY SUE – Miss Sally Sue was brought to BAS for a second... more

Section V Football: Week 2 Scoreboard (9/9-10)

The Lyons vs. Marcus Whitman game was moved from Saturday night to Sunday after an issue with the lights in Lyons. The Lions ended up getting a 26-19 win. Red Jacket rolled over Mynderse 42-0 on Saturday afternoon in week #2 of Section V high school football. Eight Finger Lakes East high school football teams were in action on Friday... more

Weber: Romulus High student Emily Testa performs live in-studio on FingerLakes1.TV

16-year-old Emily Lynn Testa is a student at Romulus High School who also performs locally at various wineries along with her father as part of the group, “Fresh Vintage”. Emily brought her ukulele in-studio and performs a pair of songs live on Monday morning’s edition of Weber This Week on FingerLakes1.TV. Audio Only Version: Check out the full episode at... more

Complete History of the Seneca Army Depot on Our Finger Lakes History with Walter Gable on FingerLakes1.TV

The Seneca Army Depot in Romulus, NY played a major role in the United States’ defense plans during the major conflicts of the 20th century as well as the nuclear arms race and Cold War with the Soviet Union. In the premiere episode of Our Finger Lakes History on FingerLakes1.TV, Seneca County Historian Walter Gable takes an in-depth look at... more

Geneva man charged with aggravated DWI at checkpoint on 96A

The Seneca County Sheriff’s Office reports that on July 29, at approximately 8:37 pm a Geneva man was arrested for driving while intoxicated while performing a safety checkpoint on State Route 96A in the Town of Romulus. Deputies say Jason P. Munson, 30, of Geneva was charged with driving while intoxicated and aggravated driving while intoxicated — after it was... more

3rd Trevor’s Gift Charity Wine Dinner less than a week away

It has been a yearly success that has raised money, awareness, and spirits. This year, event organizers hope to set the bar even higher – as Knapp Winery & Vineyard Restaurant hosts the third annual installment of the four course dinner. The dinner will be held on August 5, and will benefit Trevor’s Gift, a local backpack charity helping feed... more
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