Tuesday, May 30th, 2017

Community

A Colorful Concept

A Colorful Concept

Kelley School third graders are involved in a very unique, and colorful, six-week enrichment recycling and repurposing project of something near and dear to their hearts… crayons. And in this case, some old broken ones that would have been discarded. After Earth Day-related discussions last month in their Whole School Enrichment classes taught by Jen Strazzabosco, students thought and talked about ways they could contribute “to caring for the Earth locally.” “We listed items we…

A Colorful Concept

Kelley School third graders are involved in a very unique, and colorful, six-week enrichment recycling and repurposing project of something ...

As Water woes mount, Sodus Point urges County to take action against IJC

Faced with an ongoing flood emergency, the Village of Sodus Point passed a resolution this week urging Wayne County to ...

Newark Musical wins awards/recognition

The Newark High School Spring Musical Production of “The Addams Family” received recognition at the Rochester Broadway Theater League’s Stars ...

Law & Order

Couple arrested after stealing purse from convenience store customer’s vehicle

Couple arrested after stealing purse from convenience store customer’s vehicle

The Macedon Police Department reported the arrests on Tuesday (5/23) of Joshua Rivera, age 23, of 1035 D Tall Grass Lane in Webster, and Jenna Beck, age 19, of 2771 Seely Road in the Town of Ontario following a larceny complaint. The arrest stems from an investigation on Saturday (5/20) at the Valero gas station located at the intersection of Routes 31 and 350 in Macedon. Rivera and Beck allegedly stole a purse from a…

Couple arrested after stealing purse from convenience store customer’s vehicle

The Macedon Police Department reported the arrests on Tuesday (5/23) of Joshua Rivera, age 23, of 1035 D Tall Grass ...

Sodus man/Level II Sex Offender arrested for Forcibly touching 11 year-old girl

State Police Investigators out of Waterloo reported the arrest on Thursday (5/11) of Carlos L. Cintron Jr., age 24, of ...

Macedon woman crashes car, leading to DWI arrest with over 4x legal limit

Macedon police responded to a vehicle off the road and into a ditch on Quaker Road in the Town of ...

Sports

Mike Leaty wins opener at Spencer

Mike Leaty wins opener at Spencer

MIKE LEATY WINS OPENER AT SPENCER by Gary Spaid WILLIAMSON, NY…The 63rd annual season kicked off last Friday at Spencer Speedway with local favorite Mike Leaty picking up the Sunoco Modified 35-lap feature win. Also finding victory lane on opening night were Maddy Virts in the Grandpa Dog 4-Cylinder Scorpions and Tim Faro in the Super Sixes. “It felt good to win that one,” stated Leaty. “We had to beat Kevin (Timmerman). This first week…

Mike Leaty wins opener at Spencer

MIKE LEATY WINS OPENER AT SPENCER by Gary Spaid WILLIAMSON, NY…The 63rd annual season kicked off last Friday at Spencer ...

Special Olympics Brings Special Day at NR-W

Ribbons, determination, smiles, hugs and hot dogs were all part of the day May 12 when North Rose-Wolcott Central School ...

Newark Varsity coach snags his 200th career win

The Newark Reds Varsity boys baseball team captured the Finger lakes East title earlier in the week with a 7-1 ...

State & Nation

Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) Women CEOs earned big bucks last year, but there’s still very few of them running the world’s largest companies. The median pay for a female CEO was $13.1 million last year, up 9 percent from 2015, according to an analysis by executive data firm Equilar and The Associated Press. By comparison, male CEOs earned $11.4 million, also up 9 percent. But the number of women in…

Women CEOs earned more last year, but few were in top job

By JOSEPH PISANI AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) Women CEOs earned big bucks last year, but there’s still very ...

Business, leisure travelers ponder flying without laptops

By DAVID KOENIG and JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writers NEW YORK (AP) International air travelers might soon rediscover magazines, ...

What’s holding back self-driving cars? Human drivers

By Tom Krisher Associated Press DETROIT (AP) In just a few years, well-mannered self-driving robotaxis will share the roads with ...

Health

Ask A Doc: Hemorrhoids: What you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask

Ask A Doc: Hemorrhoids: What you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask

by Dr. Lewis Zulick My topic for this article concerns a very common condition that many people experience but few like to talk about, even with their doctor. I’ll use the term “hemorrhoids” to describe the topic of this article but it’s important to realize that there are many conditions which involve that part of our anatomy and which tend to get bundled under the term “hemorrhoids” but are often something quite different entirely. What…

Ask A Doc: Hemorrhoids: What you always wanted to know but were afraid to ask

by Dr. Lewis Zulick My topic for this article concerns a very common condition that many people experience but few ...

Ask A Doc: The importance of proper shoes in summer

by Peter Stasko, DPM The summer months present a very active time for most individuals as we exit out of ...

Ask A Doc: Flip Flops

by Arun Nagpaul, M.D Doc, I love my flip flops! Over time, my big toe’s nail has become thick, discolored, ...