W-FL MONDAY: Penn Yan improves to 3-0; Geneva girls top East High

W-FL MONDAY: Penn Yan improves to 3-0; Geneva girls top East High
A light slate of games in the Wayne-Finger Lakes boys and girls basketball leagues on Monday night saw the Penn Yan Mustangs improve to 3-0 on the young season with a 1 point victory over the World of Inquiry Griffins. Naples also won their second game in as many contests with a 57-39 win over Hammondsport. Pal-Mac rolled over Williamson... more

W-FL FRIDAY: Wayne Train departs from the station with a win & a hot night for Kunes in Vine Valley

W-FL FRIDAY: Wayne Train departs from the station with a win & a hot night for Kunes in Vine Valley
Friday night in Wayne-Finger Lakes high school basketball saw some big early season wins and some great individual performances. The biggest win of the night came from the Wayne Eagles who begin their quest for a Sectional title three-peat in Class A2 by earning a 3-point win over Pittsford-Sutherland. The Eagles were led by Nick Carmichael with 19 points and... more

Hammondsport pub reopens hours after car crashes through porch

Two Hammondsport businesses were damaged overnight after a vehicle crashed into them. In a posting to social media, asking for followers to refer good contractors – Erin Maloney said no one was at Maloney’s Pub when a driver did visible damage to the porch of the business on Pulteney Street in Hammondsport. “No one outside was hurt, I don’t know... more

Dr. Konstantin Frank Launches The Terrace at 1886

Dr. Konstantin Frank Launches The Terrace at 1886
After months of construction and planning, Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery is launching their newest tasting experience on Tuesday, July 31 – The Terrace at 1886. The tasting experience will be a seated tasting experience on the newly constructed rooftop terrace at the historic Chateau Frank overlooking sweeping views of the vineyards and Keuka Lake. Elaborating on Dr. Konstantin Frank’s 1886... more

Hammondsport man charged with child endangerment after incident at school

Hammondsport man charged with child endangerment after incident at school
Steuben County Sheriff, Jim Allard, reports that on Monday deputies arrested a Hammondsport man on child endangerment charges after an incident this week. Joseph M. Rago, 19, of was charged with Endangering the Welfare of a Child, a Class A Misdemeanor, and Harassment in the Second Degree, a Violation. It is alleged that Rago had unwanted contact with a person... more

Hammondsport resident gave false statements during investigation

Deputies in Steuben County say a Hammondsport resident provided a false statement and was subsequently arrested this week. Sheriff Jim Allard says that 22-year-old Carrington Ellis provided a false statement during an investigation, which started in early-December. Those investigators involved in the case say that at least two written, false statements were provided to law enforcement, which resulted in the... more

Heron Hill will release Riesling-Chardonnay to benefit EquiCenter

Heron Hill Winery will release their annual bottling of a Riesling-Chardonnay wine that will benefit the EquiCenter for therapeutic riding in Honeoye Falls. With each case sold, $24 will go directly to benefit The EquiCenter. The wine will be released in all three Heron Hill tasting rooms on Keuka, Seneca and Canandaigua Lake. It’s availability will begin on Wednesday, August... more

FLX WEEKLY: The weekend is already upon us… get ready for the 2nd weekend of July in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

Kick-off your short work week with FLX Weekly and get ready for the weekend that is already upon us. Canalfest will kick-off on Friday in Seneca Falls while the Keuka Lake Arts Fest returns to Hammondsport. The weather outlook is good heading into the second full weekend of July… . more

NY TIMES: 36 Hours in the Finger Lakes Region of New York

The roughly 9,000 square miles that surround the 11 sinuous Finger Lakes in west-central New York State are filled with blue hills, rolling farmland and vineyards that produce some of the world’s greatest rieslings. It is an area of charming villages and towns, with historic treasures, including the Women’s Rights National Historical Park, in Seneca Falls. Ithaca, the site of... more

FLX Weekly: Local election reaction & an early November Saturday down the Keuka Lake Wine Trail

Join Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi, Josh Durso and Jessamy Uticone as they round up your week in the Finger Lakes including reaction Tuesday’s local and NYS elections. Also, a trip on the Keuka Lake Wine Trail on Saturday, our top local photos, weekend event options and weather outlook. AUDIO ONLY VERSION: more

Saturday wine trailing on the western shore of Keuka Lake

During last Wednesday’s FLX Weekly with Jessica Lahr episode, Jim Sinicropi shares some photos and discusses a wine trail outing from last Saturday along the Keuka Lake Trail. Stops included Dr. Frank’s, Heron Hill, Keuka Brewing Company, Bully Hill, Great Western and dinner at the Union Block in Hammondsport. Check out the photos and recounting of the outing below… more
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