ALBANY — State senators Pam Helming, R-54 of Canandaigua, and Tom O’Mara, R-58 of Elmira, scored the highest among the five state legislators representing Ontario, Seneca, Wayne and Yates counties in rankings by the EPL/Environmental Advocates of New York.

CANANDAIGUA — While the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office command staff has been at the county jail in Hopewell for years, the old jail at 74 Ontario St. in Canandaigua was still home to several sheriff’s office divisions.

ITHACA — The Tompkins County Sheriff’s Office is asking for the public’s help to find a missing pickup truck that is likely somewhere in central or western New York.

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TYRE — Seneca County Sheriff’s Office investigators and deputies arrested a Rochester man Aug. 10 after he allegedly made a bomb threat at del Lago Resort & Casino.

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NEWARK — Village police have made an arrest in the stabbing of a Sodus man last month, and they are now investigating a brawl in the parking lot of a local restaurant/bar over the weekend.

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WATERLOO — A judge ruled Monday that the man accused of killing two people and injuring another in a Waterloo apartment shooting in July will remain in jail without bail.

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PITTSFORD — The Buffalo Bills are using their final days of training camp at St. John Fisher College to prepare for their second preseason game in Cleveland on Friday night. After losing to Ca…

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GENEVA — On Thursday the championship was played out in the Geneva Recreation softball league and I ❤ FLX came out on top to win the title. The team defeated Parker’s in the championship game …

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BOSTON (AP) — AJ Dillon ran for 1,589 yards and 14 touchdowns for Boston College as a freshman behind a patchwork offensive line that was constantly shuffling in new players because of injury.

ANCHORAGE, Alaska (AP) — An Alaska sightseeing airplane was flying toward its home base when it crashed earlier this month on a mountainside in Denali National Park, killing all five people aboard, according to a preliminary report released Wednesday by the National Transportation Safety Board.

SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — At a time when big-box retailers are trying to offer the same conveniences as their online competitors, the biggest U.S. grocery chain is testing the use of driverless cars to deliver groceries in a Phoenix suburb.

MANILA, Philippines (AP) — A Boeing passenger plane from China skidded off a runway while landing in a downpour at Manila's airport and its 157 passengers and eight crew members were evacuated on an emergency slide, officials said.

As a general rule I’m going to suggest you avoid extremes. There’s nothing wrong with striving for success, but if your only goal is to chase the money, you run the risk of being rich and unhappy. At the same time, if your annual income is below the poverty level, then you might consider oth…

Hometowns can be difficult. If you stay, nothing seems to change. If you leave and return, nothing is as you remember it. However, either way there is always a connection to where you grew up.

GENEVA — Is the Republican tax cut putting more money in the pockets of all Americans and helping to create the nation’s record-low unemployment rate, or is it a giveaway to corporations and the rich that has done little to benefit the average American?

NEWARK — IEC Electronics continues to enjoy strong results in 2018. Some numbers were down in the most recent fiscal quarter, but the company’s president blamed it in part on a shortage of components.

Why a health center to get your healthcare? Why a health center as a place to work? We often get a lot of questions about what makes a health center unique. We have physicians, physician’s assistants, nurses, dentists, dental hygienists, mental health counselors … like many medical practices…

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SOUTH WILLIAMSPORT, Pa. (AP) — Outfielder Rolando Rodriguez from Panama heard a reporter's question, but doesn't speak English. So Georgia shortstop Tai Peete helped him out, pecking the words into Google Translate to ask about how young baseball players are sharing technology during the Lit…

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NEW YORK (AP) — A generation ago, the likes of Walter Cronkite, Peter Jennings and Diane Sawyer were the heroes of television news. Now the biggest stars are arguably Sean Hannity and Rachel Maddow

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NEW YORK (AP) — A generation ago, the likes of Walter Cronkite, Peter Jennings and Diane Sawyer were the heroes of television news. Now the biggest stars are arguably Sean Hannity and Rachel Maddow

On the surface this hardly seems like something we need to be talking about all over again, but then millions of people have skin in the game — actual flesh and blood.