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Read the city of Canandaigua's press release on officer's identityby the New York State Police has been completed and the results of the investig
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by the New York State Police has been completed and the results of the investigation have been turned over to the Ontario County District Attorney’s Office for review and disposition. An officer involved shooting is one of the most... Read more
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Partnership for Ontario County director announces retirementThe Partnership for Ontario County recently announced the retirement of its exe
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The Partnership for Ontario County recently announced the retirement of its executive director, Bonnie Ross. Ross joined the Partnership in 2013. Under her tenure, the organization has grown 140 percent. Today, it serves more than 40 percent of... Read more
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League of Women Voters of Geneva launches electronic voter guidecounty, town and city races in the general election. Candidate information is
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county, town and city races in the general election. Candidate information is available for candidates in the races for Ontario County district attorney, Geneva City Supervisors (Wards 1 and 2, Wards 3 and 4, and Wards 5 and 6), Geneva town... Read more
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Wayne Post
Good news for Manchester roundhouse revivalin the world — local officials and citizens have been working hard on restorati
Wayne Post / Posted 10 hours ago
in the world — local officials and citizens have been working hard on restoration efforts that include creation of an Ontario County freight rail corridor for Manchester. “The roundhouse will be the gateway to our rail corridor,” said... Read more
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Wayne Post
Police officer involved in Oct. 4 Pinnacle North shooting identifiedwho was unharmed, was initially placed on administrative leave. Mullin said in
Wayne Post / Posted 10 hours ago
who was unharmed, was initially placed on administrative leave. Mullin said investigators will meet Friday with Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “We still have a couple more interviews to do that we've been waiting... Read more
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Investigation continues in Bice homicide in Canandaigua“The investigation continues to be pursued aggressively by multiple agencies,”
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 13 hours ago
“The investigation continues to be pursued aggressively by multiple agencies,” said Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “We’re very confident of a good outcome of the investigation and, although I can’t say anything more, we have... Read more
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Good news for Manchester roundhouse revivalin the world — local officials and citizens have been working hard on restorati
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in the world — local officials and citizens have been working hard on restoration efforts that include creation of an Ontario County freight rail corridor for Manchester. “The roundhouse will be the gateway to our rail corridor,” said... Read more
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News 10 NBC Rochester
Geneva robbers get 30-year sentencesprogress and was shot in the stomach with a shotgun, suffering injuries that le
News 10 NBC Rochester / Posted 23 hours ago
progress and was shot in the stomach with a shotgun, suffering injuries that left him permanently paralyzed, according to Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “He was just a guy that was going to just say hi to friends and was... Read more
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Geneva robbers get 30-year sentencesfor two area men convicted last week in a December home invasion in Geneva that
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for two area men convicted last week in a December home invasion in Geneva that left a Geneva man permanently paralyzed. Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo said Darrick Settles of Rochester and Joshua Johnson of Geneva, both 24,... Read more
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Wayne Post
Investigation continues in Bice homicide in Canandaiguawho is in charge of the investigation. “The investigation continues to be purs
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who is in charge of the investigation. “The investigation continues to be pursued aggressively by multiple agencies,” said Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “We're very confident of a good outcome of the investigation and, although... Read more
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Police officer involved in Oct. 4 Pinnacle North shooting identifiedwho was unharmed, was initially placed on administrative leave. Mullin said in
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who was unharmed, was initially placed on administrative leave. Mullin said investigators will meet Friday with Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “We still have a couple more interviews to do that we've been waiting... Read more
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Investigation continues in Bice homicide in Canandaiguawho is in charge of the investigation. “The investigation continues to be purs
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who is in charge of the investigation. “The investigation continues to be pursued aggressively by multiple agencies,” said Ontario County District Attorney Michael Tantillo. “We're very confident of a good outcome of the investigation and, although... Read more
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Last call at Nedloh Brewing in East Bloomfielddeclined to say more about their plans. The commercial site at 6621 Routes 5 a
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declined to say more about their plans. The commercial site at 6621 Routes 5 and 20 is assessed at $600,000, according to Ontario County. Nedloh employs 13 people. The Nedloh opening in October 2014 drew a crowd for its inaugural showcase of six... Read more
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Wayne Post
Landmark Society names Manchester railroad roundhouse in 'Five to Revive'Elim Bible Institute, village of Lima, Livingston County · Lehigh Valley Railr
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Elim Bible Institute, village of Lima, Livingston County · Lehigh Valley Railroad Roundhouse, Village of Manchester, Ontario County · Hotel DeMay, Town of Greece, Monroe County · Tent City, 280 Lyell Avenue, city of Rochester, Monroe... Read more
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Landmark Society names Manchester railroad roundhouse in 'Five to Revive'Elim Bible Institute, village of Lima, Livingston County · Lehigh Valley Railr
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Elim Bible Institute, village of Lima, Livingston County · Lehigh Valley Railroad Roundhouse, Village of Manchester, Ontario County · Hotel DeMay, Town of Greece, Monroe County · Tent City, 280 Lyell Avenue, city of Rochester, Monroe... Read more
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Canandaigua identifies officer involved in Pinnacle North shootingTroop E public information officer, said when the investigation is complete, tr
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Troop E public information officer, said when the investigation is complete, troopers will turn over materials to the Ontario County District Attorney's Office for its review. Guardiola, 48, who had worked for the state Department of... Read more
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Report: Kolb could pair with Dutchess Co. executive for gubernatorial runcolleague Marc Molinaro to form a Republican ticket and challenge Governor Cuom
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colleague Marc Molinaro to form a Republican ticket and challenge Governor Cuomo in 2018. Kolb, who represents all of Ontario County and parts of Seneca County, has been exploring a potential gubernatorial campaign since late August. Gov.... Read more
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Wayne Post
Kolb could pair with Dutchess Co. executive for gubernatorial runcolleague Marc Molinaro to form a Republican ticket and challenge Governor Cuom
Wayne Post / Posted yesterday
colleague Marc Molinaro to form a Republican ticket and challenge Governor Cuomo in 2018. Kolb, who represents all of Ontario County and parts of Seneca County, has been exploring a potential gubernatorial campaign since late August. Gov.... Read more
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Pence pitches tax plan in WNY visitAdvantage Company in Lancaster Tuesday afternoon. Collins represents the 27th D
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Advantage Company in Lancaster Tuesday afternoon. Collins represents the 27th District, which includes the western half on Ontario County. In Lancaster, the vice president laid out President Trump's plan to cut taxes across the board. Under the... Read more
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Wayne Post
Pence pitches tax plan in WNY visitAdvantage Company in Lancaster Tuesday afternoon. Collins represents the 27th D
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
Advantage Company in Lancaster Tuesday afternoon. Collins represents the 27th District, which includes the western half on Ontario County. In Lancaster, the vice president laid out President Trump's plan to cut taxes across the board. Under the... Read more
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Community Bank raises $10K for Hurricane Harvey reliefemployees who donated money to wear jeans. Branches also held fundraisers such
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employees who donated money to wear jeans. Branches also held fundraisers such as bake sales to raise money. Branches in Ontario County donated $95, and Wayne County branches donated $310.59. Local branches included Canandaigua County Road 10,... Read more
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CCE Ontario to offer farm owner workshop seriesCornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, 480 N. Main St., Canandaigua,
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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, 480 N. Main St., Canandaigua, will offer “Good to Great: Improving Agriculture Labor Management,” a workshop series for farmers and farm managers wanting to improve their management skills, in... Read more
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Wayne Post
New Ontario Co. K-9 named in honor of fallen deputyThe Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy. His name is Fennell, a tw
Wayne Post / Posted 2 days ago
The Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy. His name is Fennell, a two-year-old shepherd imported from Europe. The K-9 has been assigned to Deputy Dana Egburtson. Fennel is named after fallen Deputy Jack Fennel who was killed in the line of... Read more
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New Ontario Co. K-9 named in honor of fallen deputyThe Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy. His name is Fennell, a tw
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The Ontario County Sheriff's Office has a new deputy. His name is Fennell, a two-year-old shepherd imported from Europe. The K-9 has been assigned to Deputy Dana Egburtson. Fennel is named after fallen Deputy Jack Fennel who was killed in the line of... Read more
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NOTABLE AND QUOTABLE: A week of both controversy and celebrationThat’s their position, and they know what they’re doing." Meanwhile, there was
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That’s their position, and they know what they’re doing." Meanwhile, there was plenty to celebrate in the region, from an Ontario County Historical Society "speakeasy" fundraiser exceeding expectations to the naming of Canandaigua Academy's new... Read more
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Partnership for Ontario County director retiresnot-for-profit's programs address issues ranging from school-based offenses to
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not-for-profit's programs address issues ranging from school-based offenses to suicide prevention CANANDAIGUA — One of Ontario County residents’ most tenacious, focused and gracious advocates has hung up her leadership hat and stepped into... Read more
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Canandaigua man on motorized bike arrested on DUI chargejust after 4:30 p.m. Hall also was cited for not having a bell, no license and
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just after 4:30 p.m. Hall also was cited for not having a bell, no license and no interlock device, according to the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. After deputies pulled him over, Hall consented to a blood-alcohol test, which showed a... Read more
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Halloween party fundraiser to benefit battle against heroinHalloween party complete with prizes, dancing, food and more will benefit Partn
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Halloween party complete with prizes, dancing, food and more will benefit Partnership for Ontario County Substance Abuse Prevention Coalition. The coalition combats the drug epidemic locally through forums,... Read more
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League of Women Voters to hold candidate forumLeague of Women Voters of Geneva will hold a candidates forum for Geneva city s
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League of Women Voters of Geneva will hold a candidates forum for Geneva city supervisor seats on the Ontario County board of supervisors from 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 23 at Geneva Public Library, 244 Main St. Six candidates are running for three seats:... Read more
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CCE Ontario to host Pumpkin PaloozaCornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, 480 N. Main St., Canandaigua,
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Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, 480 N. Main St., Canandaigua, will host Pumpkin Palooza from 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 21. Activities will include making and tasting pumpkin pancakes, pumpkin smoothies, playing a pumpkin toss game and... Read more
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Two-car crash involves Ontario County Sheriff's patrol cara two-car crash at the intersection of County Road 28 and Shortsville Road. The
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a two-car crash at the intersection of County Road 28 and Shortsville Road. The second vehicle involved was a marked Ontario County Sheriff’s patrol car. Ontario County Sheriff’s deputies charged David Matichak, 70, of Dewey Road in... Read more
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Behind the scenes in Ontario Countywill allow for more criminal jury trials in a growing county CANANDAIGUA — Eve
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will allow for more criminal jury trials in a growing county CANANDAIGUA — Ever wonder what’s inside the dome of the Ontario County Courthouse? Residents who toured county facilities Saturday during a three-hour open house got to see for... Read more
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Early 20th-century painting attracts outside admirersan out-of-community request has been made. “He is respected for the the qualit
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an out-of-community request has been made. “He is respected for the the quality of his paintings,” Polimeni said. The Ontario County Historical Society handles curatorial management of the paintings, according to Executive Director Ed Varno,... Read more
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Ontario County jury finds two guilty of robbery, burglary chargeshome invasion in Geneva that left a man paralyzed. By Denise Champagne dchampa
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home invasion in Geneva that left a man paralyzed. By Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com CANANDAIGUA — An Ontario County jury Friday night found two area men guilty of several charges in connection with a home invasion burglary and... Read more
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A Word With Chief Matt Sproul: Safety tips work for babysitters tooSquad, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit unit that receives no tax-based support, responds
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Squad, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit unit that receives no tax-based support, responds to more than 5,000 calls per year in Ontario County and partners with the East Bloomfield Volunteer Ambulance. For more information, go to canandaiguaes.org. If... Read more
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A French connection continues in Honeoyethe Ontario Pathways trail illuminated by hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins WHE
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the Ontario Pathways trail illuminated by hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 14, 6:30-9:30 p.m. WHERE: Ontario County Fairgrounds, County Road 10, Canandaigua DETAILS: The round-trip distance is about 1 mile with a stop for... Read more
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City of Canandaigua refusing to say why police officer in fatal shooting has not been identifiedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. “As a surrogate
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would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. “As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Wayne Post
A French connection continues in Honeoyethe Ontario Pathways trail illuminated by hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins WHE
Wayne Post / Posted 6 days ago
the Ontario Pathways trail illuminated by hundreds of hand-carved pumpkins WHEN: Saturday, Oct. 14, 6:30-9:30 p.m. WHERE: Ontario County Fairgrounds, County Road 10, Canandaigua DETAILS: The round-trip distance is about 1 mile with a stop for... Read more
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ID of officer in fatal shooting still not revealedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate
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would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Wayne Post
ID of officer in fatal shooting still not revealedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate
Wayne Post / Posted 6 days ago
would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Political Roundup: DA candidate Jim Ritts gets county GOP backingSeveral voting registration deadlines are Oct. 13 By Mike Murphy mmurphy@messe
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Several voting registration deadlines are Oct. 13 By Mike Murphy mmurphy@messengerpostmedia.com CANANDAIGUA — The Ontario County Republican Committee is backing First Assistant District Attorney Jim Ritts in his bid to succeed longtime District... Read more
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Victor LDC loans available to local businessesin 2005 to provide low-interest loans to village businesses, and was revamped
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in 2005 to provide low-interest loans to village businesses, and was revamped in 2016 by a VLDC committee. Additional funds were secured in 2015 from Ontario County Economic Development, enabling the program to extend to Victor town bu... Read more
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Victor-Farmington Rotary holds club assemblychairman of the club’s awards committee, announced two recipients of the Servic
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chairman of the club’s awards committee, announced two recipients of the Service Above Self awards for 2017. Retiring Ontario County District Attorney R. Michael Tantillo will receive the Jordan E. Pappas Vocational Service Award in... Read more
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8 days after fatal shooting, ID of officer still not revealedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate
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would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Wayne Post
8 days after fatal shooting, ID of officer still not revealedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate
Wayne Post / Posted 7 days ago
would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Wayne Post
Registration opens for Canandaigua Turkey Trotof Ontario Arc Foundation and Ontario Arc’s programs and services for people wi
Wayne Post / Posted 7 days ago
of Ontario Arc Foundation and Ontario Arc’s programs and services for people with disabilities or other challenges in Ontario County. Registration is available online on active.com until Nov. 22. Registration costs $15 in advance, $20 at the... Read more
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MPNnow.com
Eight days after fatal shooting, officer's identity still not revealedwould be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate
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would be granted or denied within 20 business days of receipt. "As a surrogate for the public it serves throughout the Ontario County vicinity, the Daily Messenger respectfully requests that the City reconsider its legally insupportable... Read more
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Ontario County Humane Society unveils new vehicle designDenise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com Three new trucks with new d
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Denise Champagne dchampagne@messengerpostmedia.com Three new trucks with new designs are literally being rolled out by the Ontario County Humane Society. The society for years has been using red county trucks, but now has vehicles spotlighting its... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Local bridges need ‘staggering' repairsdeficient local bridges were three small counties: Seneca at 35 percent, Cayuga
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 9 days ago
deficient local bridges were three small counties: Seneca at 35 percent, Cayuga at 28 percent and Hamilton at 24 percent. Ontario County ranked low with just 8 percent of its bridges in the category. The highest number of "structurally deficient"... Read more
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Ontario County Sheriff's Office releases September statisticsSheriff Philip Povero reported the following statistics for September 2017 from
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Sheriff Philip Povero reported the following statistics for September 2017 from divisions of the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office. The 911 Center processed 12,928 events: 6,177 events for OCSO and New York State Police, 1,161 calls for emergency... Read more
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