• New York’s $33 Million Boost for Farmland Conservation
    Governor Hochul Announces Major Funding to Protect Over 12,300 Acres of Farmland Across New York State Governor Kathy Hochul announced nearly $33 million in funding to conserve 12,356 acres of farmland across New York State through the Farmland Protection Implementation Grants (FPIG) program. This significant investment aims to ensure the ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-07
  • Double Shooting at Seneca Garden Apartments Leaves Two in Critical Condition
    A late-night shooting at Seneca Garden Apartments has left two males, including a juvenile, in critical condition. On Friday, June 7th, at approximately 1:05 a.m., Syracuse Police Officers responded to an emergency call reporting a shooting with injuries at 120 Riverdale Drive, Seneca Garden Apartments. Upon arrival, officers discovered a ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-07
  • Rochester Woman Arrested for Allegedly Stealing $121,000 in Deceased Grandmother’s Pension Checks
    Elona Roberts, a Rochester resident, faces serious charges after allegedly siphoning over $121,000 from her late grandmother’s state pension checks. Elona Roberts of Rochester has been arrested on charges of grand larceny and filing false instruments, accused of stealing more than $121,000 from her deceased grandmother’s state pension. The arrest, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-07
  • Serial Offender Emmanuel Jenkins Found Guilty of Attempted Rape and Other Felonies
    Emmanuel Jenkins, a 38-year-old inmate, was found guilty of multiple felonies, including attempted rape, robbery, assault, and weapon possession, following a two-day bench trial on May 4, 2024. The verdict was delivered by Honorable Melissa Lightcap Cianfrini. Jenkins, already serving a 15-years-to-life sentence for a series of predatory sexual assaults, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-07
  • Shocking Daylight Homicide Shakes Syracuse Neighborhood
    Tragic shooting on Steuben Street leaves one dead, police launch intense investigation. On Wednesday, June 5th, at approximately 1:43 p.m., the Syracuse Police Department responded to a distress call on the 100 block of Steuben Street, reporting a shooting with injuries. Upon arrival, officers discovered a male victim suffering from ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • NYS Parole Board Endangers Public: Nearly Half of Violent Felons Released After First Parole Hearing
    (WNY News Now) -ALBANY – Assemblyman Joseph M. Giglio (R,C-Gowanda) called for members of the New York State Parole Board to do their jobs and protect the public during a press conference in Albany Tuesday. Since 2017, the parole board has released 41 convicted cop killers. In 2022 nearly one ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Violent Crime Spree Rocks Buffalo: One Dead and Two Injured in Three Attacks
    (WNY News Now) – Buffalo, NY – Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Keane announces that a 28-year-old resident of Buffalo was arraigned before State Supreme Court Justice Betty Calvo-Torres for allegedly committing three separate violent crimes. Stokes was indicted on following offenses: It is alleged that on Tuesday, April 16, 2024, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Landfill Fire Sparks Environmental Awareness: A Call to Personal Responsibility
    (WNY News Now) -ELLERY, NY – Amidst the aftermath of the Chautauqua County landfill blaze, a poignant reminder echoes – our individual choices wield immense power in shaping our environment. In light of the recent fire at Chautauqua County’s landfill, it’s crucial to remember that each of us bears a personal ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Transforming Rochester: Governor Hochul Unveils $37 Million Regional Revitalization Projects
    Governor Kathy Hochul announces the first 13 projects in Rochester’s $300 million Regional Revitalization Partnership, targeting economic growth and poverty alleviation. In a significant step towards revitalizing economically distressed neighborhoods in Rochester, Governor Kathy Hochul has unveiled 13 initial projects funded through the Regional Revitalization Partnership (RRP). This initiative, a ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • New York Attorney General Warns of “Pig Butchering”
    (WNY News Now) -New York, NY – New York Attorney General Letitia James issued a stark warning today about a surge in online romance scams, known as “pig butchering.” Fraudsters are increasingly exploiting dating apps, social media, and unsolicited texts to gain victims’ trust before convincing them to invest in ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Unforgettable Summer Awaits: Dunkirk’s Premier Day Camp Opens Registration
    Dunkirk’s “Summer Better Than Others” Day Camp Returns to Camp Gross The City of Dunkirk is excited to announce the return of its beloved “Summer Better Than Others” Day Camp at the picturesque Camp Gross in Cassadaga, New York. Open registration for this highly anticipated annual event is now underway. ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Tragedy on the Tracks: Man Fatally Struck by Train in Syracuse
    On Wednesday, June 5th, at approximately 2:26 p.m., a tragic incident occurred near Oakwood Cemetery in Syracuse, when an adult male was struck and killed by a train on the 900 block of Comstock Avenue. Syracuse Police Officers promptly responded to the distress call and discovered the man suffering from ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Angola Woman Charged with Shoplifting in Silver Creek
    In a recent incident, a 33-year-old woman from Angola faces petit larceny charges after allegedly shoplifting in Silver Creek, NY. On May 19, 2024, at approximately 7:00 PM, deputies from the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded to a reported shoplifting incident at a business in the Village of Silver Creek, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Rochester Man Sentenced for Sinking Boat and Lying to Authorities
    A Ukrainian man residing in Rochester has been sentenced for making false statements after sinking an abandoned boat in Lake Ontario, sparking a costly search and rescue operation. BUFFALO, N.Y. – U.S. Attorney Trini E. Ross announced today that Vyacheslav S. Migitskiy, a 34-year-old Ukrainian national residing in Rochester, NY, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Parents Plead Guilty for Failing to Call 9-1-1 for Dying Newborn
    HARRISBURG — In a heartbreaking case that has gripped Sullivan County, the parents of a newborn who died in January 2022 have pleaded guilty to charges related to their failure to seek medical help for their dying child. Drew Hoenigke, the father, admitted guilt to recklessly endangering another person and ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Early Morning Stabbing Arrest Shocks Dunkirk Community
    Police Intervene to Prevent Potential Fatalities in Lake Shore Drive Incident On May 30, 2024, at approximately 3:30 AM, the Dunkirk Police Department responded to a disturbance at 123 Lake Shore Drive West. Upon arrival, officers were informed of a possible stabbing at the location. Inside the apartment, they found ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-06
  • Bomb Threat Evacuation at Persell Middle School
    JAMESTOWN, N.Y. –  Dr. Kevin Whitaker, Superintendent of Jamestown Public Schools, has released the following statement following an evacuation of Persell Middle School on Wednesday:  “On Wednesday afternoon, the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office and Jamestown Police Department were made aware of a bomb threat to Persell Middle School. Out of ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Tragedy on I-81: Pedestrian Fatally Struck by Vehicle
    A Routine Drive Turns Deadly Near Exit 19 On Tuesday, June 4th, at approximately 4:25 p.m., a fatal accident occurred on I-81 Southbound near exit 19. Syracuse Police Officers responded to a distress call reporting a collision between a motor vehicle and a pedestrian. Upon arrival, officers discovered an adult ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Rochester Couple Arrested for Alleged VA Fraud Scheme
    A former Rochester couple, Michael Joyce and Sarah Shultis, now residing in New Jersey, face serious charges for allegedly defrauding the Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) out of hundreds of thousands of dollars. U.S. Attorney Trini E. Ross has confirmed the arrest and charges against Michael Joyce, 52, and Sarah ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Are Sweepstakes Casino Legit?
    Sweepstakes casinos have become a hot topic among lovers of online casino gaming. The reason for their popularity is simple – they offer free casino experiences, meaning you can play without spending a dime. However, their widespread acceptance has led many players to ask, “Are sweepstakes casinos legit?” Well, that’s ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Buffalo Man Faces Decades In Jail For Data Theft
    In a significant legal development, Wul Isaac Chol, a 27-year-old resident of Buffalo, New York, confessed before U.S. District Judge John L. Sinatra, Jr., to possessing over 15 illicit access devices with the intent to defraud, linked to his involvement in acquiring stolen data from Genesis Market. Wul Isaac Chol, ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Gambino Crime Family Cracked: 17 Arrested in $22 Million Illegal Gambling Ring
    Staten Island Sting: Major Blow to Organized Crime NEW YORK – New York Attorney General Letitia James today announced the arrests and indictments of 17 individuals on charges stemming from the operation of lucrative loansharking and illegal gambling operations on Staten Island controlled by members of the Gambino organized crime family. ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Buffalo Man Indicted for Allegedly Firing Illegal Gun in City’s Broadway-Fillmore Neighborhood
    Daevon M. Roberts, 25, of Buffalo, faces charges of Attempted Assault and Criminal Possession of a Weapon for firing shots during a verbal dispute in Buffalo’s Broadway-Fillmore area on April 22, 2024. Daevon M. Roberts, a 25-year-old resident of Buffalo, appeared in Erie County Court before Judge James Bargnesi this ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Co-Defendant Receives 10-Year Sentence in Buffalo Double Homicide Case
    In a significant development, Sharee Bailey of Cheektowaga was sentenced to 10 years in prison for her role in a robbery that led to the tragic deaths of two individuals in Buffalo. Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Keane announced that 32-year-old Sharee Bailey received a 10-year prison sentence ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Tonawanda Man Receives Split Sentence for Stabbing Outside Tavern
    In a dramatic turn of events, a Town of Tonawanda man faces a split sentence after a late-night stabbing incident outside a local tavern. This morning, Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Keane announced the sentencing of 30-year-old Zachery S. Meer from Tonawanda. Meer received a sentence of six ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Sex Offender Sentenced for Failing to Register and Approaching Juveniles in Clarence
    72-year-old John E. Dziedzic was sentenced to 364 days in jail by Erie County Court Judge Kenneth Case for failing to register as a sex offender and for approaching juveniles. Acting Erie County District Attorney Michael J. Keane announced the sentencing earlier today. On October 9, 2023, New York State ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Historic Agreement Expands Financial Assistance for New Yorkers’ Medical Care
    Attorney General Letitia James and Northwell Health announce a groundbreaking agreement to broaden financial aid, enhance patient access, and curb medical debt for uninsured and under-insured New Yorkers. In a landmark move, New York Attorney General Letitia James unveiled a significant accord with Northwell Health, the state’s largest healthcare network. ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Tragic Rollover Accident Claims Life in North Harmony
    Single Vehicle Crash on RT 394 Leaves One Dead, Two Seriously Injured On the evening of June 4, 2024, at approximately 6:49 PM, a serious motor vehicle accident occurred on RT 394 near Carpenter Pringle Road in the Town of North Harmony. Deputies from the Chautauqua County Sheriff’s Office responded ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Lighting Up Tradition: Bemus Point Fundraises for 4th of July Fireworks Spectacular
    Community Rallies to Bring Back Beloved Independence Day Celebration The Bemus Point Business Association (BPBA) has launched a fundraising campaign to revive the cherished Bemus Point 4th of July Fireworks Show. This annual tradition, set against the picturesque backdrop of Chautauqua Lake, unites residents and visitors in a festive celebration ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
  • Lakewood Man Charged with Harassment at Southwestern Middle School
    Lakewood, NY — On May 30 at 9:30 a.m., Paul Chimenti, a 42-year-old resident of Lakewood, was charged with second-degree harassment following an incident at Southwestern Middle School. The Ellicott Police Department responded to reports of a disorderly individual at the school, where Chimenti was allegedly engaging in behavior deemed ... read more
    Published on 2024-06-05
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