Wednesday, March 29th, 2017

Community

Marion School District powers up Solar farm

Marion School District powers up Solar farm

In January, Marion Central School District and Monolith Solar commissioned a 253 kW farm, which now powers the District’s High School and Bus Garage. The system, located adjacent to the Marion High School, is projected to satisfy nearly 80% of the District’s usage, saving them almost $13,000 in energy costs…

Marion School District powers up Solar farm

In January, Marion Central School District and Monolith Solar commissioned a 253 kW farm, which now powers the District’s High ...

Direct to Consumer wine sales up 37% in a year

by Randy Agness Within the last four years, wine clubs overall have grown significantly in popularity, and familiar names like ...

Historian’s Office move means more room, efficiency

The office of the Wayne County Historian was recently relocated to the Public Safety Building on Route 31 in Lyons ...

Law & Order

Parents arrested for Endangering in Palmyra

Parents arrested for Endangering in Palmyra

Palmyra Village Police responded to a call of a woman possibly having some sort of seizure on Thursday (3/16). While on the scene police observed marijuana in plain sight, with young children age 3 and 7 exposed, where the marijuana could be accessed. On Monday (3/20), State Police out of…

Parents arrested for Endangering in Palmyra

Palmyra Village Police responded to a call of a woman possibly having some sort of seizure on Thursday (3/16). While ...

Sodus man surrenders injured dog, charged with animal abuse

State Police out of Wolcott reported that on Sunday (3/5) a man walked up to a patrol car in Sodus ...

Sex Offender caught trying to entice young girls on Internet sites

Wayne County Sheriff’s Office reported the arrest on Thursday (3/9) at 9:36 a.m. of a NYS Level 2 Sex Offender, ...

Sports

Wayne Central athletes honored by County

Wayne Central athletes honored by County

The Wayne Varsity Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball team were honored on Tuesday, March 21 for their sectional and state accomplishments with a Proclamation by the Board of Supervisors in Lyons. The Varsity Cheerleading team was named Section V Champions and NYS Champions this winter. The Varsity Boys Basketball team was…

Wayne Central athletes honored by County

The Wayne Varsity Cheerleaders and Boys Basketball team were honored on Tuesday, March 21 for their sectional and state accomplishments ...

Ben Schultes, Wayne’s Scholar Skier

By DAN BORRELLO Times Sports Writer While many Wayne County high school sports programs’ seasons have finished, and others ramp ...

Gananda girls basketball wins Section V C1 Championship

The second-seeded Gananda girls basketball team took a five-point lead into the fourth quarter of Saturday’s (3/4) Section V Class ...

State & Nation

Oaks gives update on State Budget progress

Oaks gives update on State Budget progress

Assemblyman Bob Oaks (R-C Macedon), the ranking member on the Assembly Ways and Means Committee, led a debate on the Assembly’s one-house budget resolution last week in Albany. The resolution is a ceremonial position statement that would spend well over the state’s 2-percent spending cap, while proposing $7 billion in…

Oaks gives update on State Budget progress

Assemblyman Bob Oaks (R-C Macedon), the ranking member on the Assembly Ways and Means Committee, led a debate on the ...

Trump’s first budget boosts military, cuts domestic programs

By MATTHEW DALY Associated Press WASHINGTON (AP) President Donald Trump has finalized his first budget for the federal government, a ...

Big thaw? Looks like small businesses ending hiring freeze

By JOYCE M. ROSENBERG AP Business Writer NEW YORK (AP) The hiring freeze at small businesses looks like it’s finally ...

Health

Ask A Doc: Questions About Prenatal Vitamins

Ask A Doc: Questions About Prenatal Vitamins

by Tara Gellasch, MD Dear Doc: I am interested in becoming pregnant within the next year. I heard I should be taking a prenatal vitamin. What else should I know? Dear Reader: Taking a prenatal vitamin is a very important first step in preparing your body for a pregnancy. Prenatal…

Ask A Doc: Questions About Prenatal Vitamins

by Tara Gellasch, MD Dear Doc: I am interested in becoming pregnant within the next year. I heard I should ...

Ask A Doc: The Gall of a Gallbladder Attack

by Lewis Zulick, MD One of the most common conditions I treat is gallbladder disease. The gallbladder is a small, ...

Ask A Doc: Colorectal Cancer: Preventable, Treatable and Beatable

By MohAMED S. ALSALAHI, MD Dear Doc: I have seen commercials on television stating that March is National Colorectal Health ...