Tag Archives: Coronavirus

Wells College President Jonathan Gibralter talks future, possible closure .::. Inside the FLX 5/13/20

Last week Wells College President Dr. Jonathan Gibralter published a stunning letter, which left the college- and regional community in shock. It simply said: If students cannot return on-campus this fall – Wells College will not survive. He assumed the presidency in 2015; and it’s safe to say that this letter was the most-significant of his tenure. What’s next for Wells College? Is this an indicator about what’s coming for private colleges across Upstate New York?

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NYSEG, RG&E President Carl Taylor talks pandemic response, operations .::. Inside the FLX 5/11/20

While New York State Gas and Electric, or NYSEG, and Rochester Gas & Electric, or RG&E, have received a lot of headline attention for their charitable contributions to local and regional food banks – their response to the Coronavirus Pandemic has been among the more interesting. President Carl Taylor spoke with FingerLakes1.com about that response effort, both from operations and community giving standpoint. He noted that while people have been at home, usage has remained balanced throughout most of Upstate New York. However, as part of their response to COVID-19 – both NYSEG and RG&E took steps to ensure customer, worker, and community safety.

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Another week on “NY PAUSE” in the Finger Lakes .::. FLX Weekly 4/22/20

Sydney Rogers is back in-studio after a mandatory quarantine as we talk about the state of things this week in the Finger Lakes. Jim Sinicropi and Sydney discuss which local businesses have unique offerings during the pandemic and share our favorite local photos from the past few days.

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Another week of quarantine in the Finger Lakes .::. FLX Weekly 4/15/20

Sydney Rogers remotes in from her home in Lyons as she is halfway complete with an enforced 14 day quarantine as we talk about the state of things this week in the Finger Lakes. Jim Sinicropi and Sydney discuss which local businesses have unique offerings during the pandemic and share our favorite local photos from the past few days.

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