Lima Seeks Buyer for Vacant Save-A-Lot

LIMA – The Town of Lima is seeking a new owner for a building that has been a central feature of the town for over 40 years. According to Lima Village Mayor Carl Luft said that he and Lima Town Supervisor Peter Yendell have been actively searching in their search for a buyer of the old Save-A-Lot building, particularly for grocery stores or grocery store chains to take over the facility. “No one has personally approached me buyer-wise,” … [Read more...]

Lima Considers Changing Large Solar Panel Moratorium

LIMA – The Town of Lima is considering changing their moratorium on the construction of large solar panel operations. Deputy Supervisor Cathy Gardner plans to present information learned at a recent New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERTA) training in Mount Morris to the Town Zoning, Planning and Agriculture Boards for feedback on a change to the moratorium on large solar operations passed last year. "They are … [Read more...]

Jack Quinns’ Irish Pub Opens in Lima to Friendly Neighbors

LIMA – Over the last two weeks, a quiet, bare-beamed pub peeked its doors open for friends and neighbors on West Main Road. Now, all are invited to gather and chat over a drink and a snack. Jack Quinn's Irish Pub at 6659 West Main Road, formerly the long-closed Jack and Jill's, is a haven for the weary traveler, family-oriented eatery and meeting place for friends old and new. "My dad Jack was a real character, the best man I ever knew and … [Read more...]

Police Investigate Honeoye Falls-Lima Coach

LIMA – A coach at Honeoye Falls-Lima has been fired and now a New York State Police investigation is underway. According to our news partner News10NBC, a press release from the school district said that troopers and CPS are investigating the situation. But, at this time, the district has not released what might have happened, the name of the coach and few other details. "Honeoye Falls-Lima Central School District is committed to providing a … [Read more...]

Head-On Collision in Lima Results in Injuries

LIMA – Two cars collided on Rte. 15A (Rochester Street) near Gale Road on Monday. According to first responders, on Oct. 24 at 6:26 p.m. units from Lima were dispatched to Rochester Street for an accident with injuries, which turned out to be minor. Full front-end damage to both vehicles suggested that the collision was head-on. Firefighters checked and secured the vehicles. Victims where handled by the Lima and Honeoye Falls … [Read more...]

No Givesies Backsies: Cops Charge Flip-Flopping Lima Car Thief with Felony

LIMA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Honeoye Falls resident for allegedly stealing a car from a Lima resident. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Christopher Thompson, 30, was arrested for felony Grand Larceny in the Third Degree. On Aug. 22 at about 5:15 p.m., Deputy Matt Moran responded to Plank Road in Lima for the report of a stolen vehicle. According to the complainant, the vehicle had been … [Read more...]

Cops Catch Lima Barn Bandit Returning for Another Theft

LIMA — The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Bloomfield resident for allegedly stealing several tools from a barn on East Main Street. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jabin Hutton, 29, was arrested for felony Burglary in the Third Degree and misdemeanor Petit Larceny. On July 9, Deputy Sheriffs were dispatched to a residence on East Main Street in Lima for the report of a burglary to a barn with an … [Read more...]

Cops Catch Drunk Speed Demon Doing 85 in Lima

LIMA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Perry man on a felony DWI charge for allegedly zipping through East Main Road at 85 mph. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Shane Shaffer, 27, was arrested for felony DWI and Refusal to Submit to a Chemical Breath Test. On June 11, 2016 at approximately 12:20 a.m. Deputy Brandan Flickner of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office STOP DWI Unit stopped a car on … [Read more...]

Firefighter Bruised in Lima Blaze Did Not ‘Fall Through the Floor’

LIMA – The Honeoye Falls firefighter who suffered a minor injury at a fire scene early Friday morning did not 'fall from the second floor to the first floor,' as was reported by other media, but merely had his foot break through a weak spot in the floor. According to first responders, the firefighter walked out of the residence and sought assistance from EMS. He sustained some bruising but so serious injury. Livingston County Deputy … [Read more...]

State Police Bust Lima Weed and ‘Shatter’ Operation

LIMA — New York State Police arrested two former Lima residents on felony drug charges for allegedly growing marijuana and producing 'shatter,' or concentrated THC. According to a press release from New York State Police, Rebekah Schreppel, 27, and Dennis Nelson, 29, were arrested for felony Criminal Possession of Marihuana in the Second Degree and misdemeanor Unlawful Growing of Marihuana. A search warrant of the residence resulted in the … [Read more...]