WOLCOTT — State police are asking for the public’s help after a body was found Thursday afternoon on the shoreline of Blind Sodus Bay.

CANANDAIGUA — Property owners in the city school district with an assessment of $100,000, and having basic STAR savings, will pay about $58 more in school taxes this year if the proposed 2022-23 budget is adopted by voters May 17.

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PENN YAN — Today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Yates County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

GENEVA — More than a year after an alleged gunpoint robbery and assault in the city, the second of two suspects has been arrested.

GENEVA — If you ask William Smith lacrosse head coach Anne Phillips, the Herons were not at their best against Messiah in the second round of the National Collegiate Athletic Association tournament on Sunday.

The 2022 season of Geneva lacrosse marked the 100th year since the fabled program put together its first high school lacrosse team. The program that began as the Red and Black, with games against the freshman teams of Hobart and Syracuse, Christian Brothers Academy and Syracuse Vocational, n…

Put simply, Reylu Gutierrez is on a fast track. To where, you may ask. The highest level of competition in the “Sport of Kings” — thoroughbred racing.


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