Powered by Dark Sky
°
___
______
  • Low Temp. ___°
  • High Temp. ___°
___
______
August 15th 2020, Saturday
°
   ___
  • TEMPERATURE
    ° | °
  • HUMIDITY
    %
  • WIND
    MPH
  • CLOUDINESS
    %
  • SUNRISE
  • SUNSET
  • SUN 16
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
  • MON 17
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
  • TUE 18
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
  • WED 19
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
  • THU 20
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
  • FRI 21
    ° | °
    Cloudiness
    %
    Humidity
    %
SUBSCRIBE TODAY: Save 40% OFF the newsstand price PLUS get online access FREE!
Law & Order
November 2, 2019
Palmyra man arrested twice on Thursday

Palmyra Village Police received a call from a father on Thursday (10/31), concerning his son shooting up heroin in his bedroom. When police responded, Charles S. Gerken, age 31, residing with his father at 123 Hyde Parkway in the Village of Palmyra, was caught with hypodermic needles and some heroin. Gerken was subsequently arrested at […]

October 26, 2019
Lyons man faces numerous charges after domestic incident

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reported the arrest on Sunday (10/20) of Anthony T. Hall, age 47, of 5 Water Street Apartment 4, following a domestic disturbance with a girlfriend. Sheriff’s Deputies charged Hall  with Criminal Contempt in the First Degree, Endangering the Welfare of a Child, Resisting Arrest, Obstruction of Governmental Administration, […]

October 12, 2019
Ontario man charged with Sex Abuse of two children

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reported the arrest on Friday (10/4) of a Town of Ontario man for Sex Abuse 1st Degree, Course of Conduct Against a Child 2nd Degree, Sex Abuse 3rd Degree, two counts of Forcible Touching, and two counts of Endangering the Welfare of a Child. Robert B. Masker, age […]

October 5, 2019
Marbletown Fire Chief arrested for theft of BINGO receipts

State Police Investigators out of Lyons received a report on Monday, September 23, concerning the theft of receipts from the regular Thursday night Bingo game at the Marbletown Fire Department. It was believed the thefts may have been occurring since may of this year. Following an investigation and armed with a warrant, State Police searched […]

September 28, 2019
Sodus man charged with Criminal Sex Act involving 10 year-old

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reported the arrest on Wednesday (9/25) at 12 p.m. of a Town of Sodus man for Criminal Sex Act in the First Degree. Robert J. Olmstead, age 51, of 6722 State Route 14 in the Town of Sodus was charged after an investigation was initiated in November of […]

September 7, 2019
72 year-old man leads deputies on a chase

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reported the arrest on Saturday (8/31) at 1:14 a.m. of a Newark man  following a traffic stop and vehicle and foot chase. John H. Freeman, age 72, of Ressue Road, Newark, was operating a vehicle while traveling on State Route 104 in the Town of Williamson and failed […]

August 31, 2019
Lyons man arrested after stealing donation jar

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff reported the arrest of a Town of Lyons man on Thursday (8/29) at 8 p.m. following an investigation into a petit larceny in the Town of Lyons. Jeffery W. LaPlant, age 33, of 10 Queen Street in the Town of Lyons, for Petit Larceny. It is alleged that […]

August 17, 2019
Lyons man caught with $20,000 worth of cocaine

The Wayne County Office of the Sheriff announced the arrest on Tuesday (8/13) at 1:15 a.m. of Shone M. Penalver, age 45, of Maple Street in Lyon. Sheriff’s members served a search warrant at Mr. Penalver’s home. During the search of the residence approximately 15 ounces of cocaine, with an approximate street value of $20,000, […]

August 3, 2019
Home health aid arrested for theft from elderly couple

State Police out of Waterloo received a complaint on June 20 that a home health aid was stealing for an elderly couple in the Town of Junius in Seneca County. A investigation revealed that Linda L. Swarthout, age 47, of Clyde had stolen one of the elderly couple’s ATM cards. During a period from May […]

July 27, 2019
Macedon man charged with selling Oxycodone pills in Farmington

The Ontario County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest on Thursday, (7/25) of Steven M. Schulz, age 39, of 8 Jupiter Way in the Town of Macedon  for Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the Fourth Degree. The arrest stems from an investigation commenced in April, 2018. It is alleged that Mr. Schulz sold a […]

Local Weather

Recent Obituaries

DeBruyne, David

BRIGHTON/MACEDON: Passed away August 9, 2020. Predeceased by his father Gerald. Survived by his wife Amy; son, Alex Moran; mother, Gladys DeBruyne; siblings, Timm (Sue) DeBruyne, Patti (Frank) Dunn; 3 nephews; 2 nieces and 4 great nieces. David was the owner of DeBruyne Tax and Accounting of Macedon. In lieu of flowers donations in David’s […]

Read More
Boughton, Betty

NEWARK: Betty Boughton, 84, died Wednesday (August 12, 2020) at Clifton Springs Hospital. Friends may call from 4-7 PM on Monday (Aug. 17th) at the Paul L. Murphy & Sons Funeral Home, 127 East Miller Street, Newark.  Face masks will be required. A funeral service will be held at the funeral home on Tuesday (Aug. […]

Read More
twitter-squarefacebook-square