Dansville Pays Respects to Longtime Water-Sewer Superintendent Bill Freas

DANSVILLE – On Thursday, Dansville bid a final farewell to an unsung hero of municipal operations, the former Superintendent of their Water and Sewer Department. According to an obituary posted by Hindle Funeral Home, William C. 'Bill' Freas, 89, passed away unexpectedly at home the morning of June 22. He was born in Dansville on Jan. 3, 1928, a son of the late James and Cecelia (Hollowell) Freas. He was predeceased by his siblings, James … [Read more...]

Dansville’s ArtsFest 2017 to Leave 101 Feet of Chalk Art on Sidewalk

DANSVILLE — Dansville ArtWorks will host Chalk Walk and ArtsFest 2017 for the sixth year. Saturday, Aug. 5 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. begins this years summer festival features sidewalk chalk art, live music by Steel Alchemy Community Steel Band and Groveland Station, and free mini art workshops and demonstrations at the Main Street festival site. New this year is Chalk Walk 101, where artists of all ages and ability levels will create 101 feet … [Read more...]

Springwater Town Board Faces Proposed ‘Manufactured Home’ or Mobile Home Local Law to Ensure Standards

SPRINGWATER - Springwater has set a public hearing regarding a proposed law that would ensure upkeep and manintenance of 'Manufactered Homes' or Mobile homes in the Town. The public hearing is set for August 7th at 7 p.m. and the proposed law reads:  Purpose; intent. It is the purpose of this local law to assure quality development and maintenance of Manufactured Homes and Manufactured Home Communities while promoting the health, … [Read more...]

Springwater Crash Leads to Second DWI in Two Years

SPRINGWATER —Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a women for a felony driving while intoxicated after a one-car crash. According to a press release from Thomas Dougherty, Aron E. McCallum, 29, was arrested for felony Driving While Intoxicated for having a DWI conviction in the past 10 years. On June 16, 2017 at approximately 4:20 a.m. Deputy Bill Clarke responded to the area of Canadice Road and Strutt Street in the Town of … [Read more...]

Unique as Ever Pet Parade, Car Show and Outhouse Races Delight at Nunda Fundays

NUNDA – Everyone had a blast at the unique as ever lineup of parades and shows at Nunda Fundays. Nunda Fundays started Thursday with its one-of-a-kind pet parade. Outhouse races were Friday night. Saturday is the biggest day of all which includes the famous car show at Keshequa Central School, the Nunda Funday Rocky Raccoon Run 5K and of course the grand parade at 6 p.m. "Had a good weekend at the Nunda Fundays with the boyfriend and even … [Read more...]

Nunda Fundays Begins Thursday with Pet Parade

NUNDA – The sixth annual Nunda Fundays arrives today with the one-of-a-kind pet parade. According to the Nunda Fundays Facebook page, registration for the pet parade is at the government center at 4 Massachusetts Street. Outhouse races are Friday night and Saturday is the famous car show at Keshequa Central School from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday will also be the Nunda Funday Rocky Raccoon Run 5K, and of course the grand parade at 6 … [Read more...]

Stolen Guns Load Springwater Man with Felony

SPRINGWATER – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a local man on a felony charge for allegedly stealing two long guns. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Patrick O'Hara, 21, was arrested for felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree. On June 11, Livingston County Deputy Sheriffs were called to a residence in the Town of Springwater for the report of a theft of two long guns. Deputies … [Read more...]

Former Dansville Teacher Arrested for Forcible Touching

DANSVILLE – A teacher who worked in Dansville and school districts in the Southern Tier is facing charges following a sexual abuse investigation. According to our news partners News10 NBC, Thomas Wight, 26, of Cuba, NY, was arrested for misdemeanor Forcible Touching and misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child. State Police say that they were contacted regarding possible sexual abuse case on June 10. A State Police investigation … [Read more...]

Cops: Nunda Man Threw Protected Woman on Bed and Fled to Fillimore

NUNDA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Nunda man on a felony charge for allegedly getting into a physical altercation with a person who is the subject of an order of protection. According to a press release from Thomas Dougherty, Curtis Yeoman, 32, was arrested for felony Criminal Contempt in the First Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Obstruction of Breathing, two counts of misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and … [Read more...]

Cops: Dansville Employee Guzzled ‘Well Over 1K’ in Gas Receipt Fraud

DANSVILLE – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Dansville man for allegedly stealing over $1,000 in gas reimbursements from his employer. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Carlos Arriaga, 39, was arrested for felony Grand Larceny in the Fourth Degree and Falsifying Business Records in the First Degree. "The investigation is continuing with the possibility of more charges to follow," … [Read more...]