Join Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi, Sydney Rogers and Josh Durso for a round-up of the week in the Finger Lakes and a look at the weekend ahead. Coming up for the final weekend of February is Winterfest in Penn Yan and Mardis Gras weekend on the Cayuga Lakes Wine Trail. Throw in a ton of postseason high school basketball and some big games for Syracuse, Hobart, William-Smith and Cornell and there is a ton to keep you busy right here in the Finger Lakes.
This week on the newly re-launched Debrief – hosts Josh Durso and Jackie Augustine talk about the changes coming to the now-weekly program exclusively on FingerLakes1.TV and FL1 Radio – as well as the latest headlines in the Finger Lakes.
Whether it was news that the DEC had killed plans by Crestwood Midstream to store LPG underneath Seneca Lake in abandoned salt caverns, or a controversial rent agreement and arrangement in Seneca Falls – the heat of summer hasn’t slowed political news. Even an unexpected court closure in two high-profile cases in Penn Yan stirred discussion on a range of topics. Jackie Augustine and Josh Durso are back, debating the latest in politics from around the Finger Lakes exclusively on FingerLakes1.com:
Whether it’s continued growth on the economic development front, or expanding on broadband access – the news for the Yates County Legislature has been overwhelmingly positive. Newly-selected Yates County Legislature Chairman Doug Paddock is in-studio talking about the future of the county he leads, the biggest challenges they face in 2018, and what taxpayers can expect with new leadership.
The Section V Class B Semifinals features a pair of Finger Lakes East teams playing for a shot at the title game in the Blue Cross Arena. First, the Mynderse Blue Devils take on the Greece-Odyssey Leopards. Then, the Penn Yan Mustangs face the Livonia Bulldogs. Jim Sinicropi and Matt Verkey have the call for FL1 Sports.
The Mynderse Academy boys varsity boys basketball team can clinch at-least a share of the Finger Lakes East title with a win over Penn Yan in Seneca Falls on Monday night. It will be Senior Night as seven Mynderse seniors will play their last regular season game. The Blue Devils and Mustangs are currently first and second in Section V Class B point standings respectively. Dave Barnick and Mike Alessio have the call from Arthur L. Baker Gymnasium for FL1 Sports…
CrossFit Submerged in Penn Yan, NY began with a group of people who wanted to continue their journey in fitness and wellness. Meet Stacie Youngs, co-owner and trainer, along with CrossFit athlete Megan Peter on this edition of Weber This Week. They have established a CrossFit gym that is a family and community, made up of individuals that want to be the best versions of themselves. They have created an atmosphere where everyone is welcomed and encouraged on their journey, no matter what step they are on.
The first weekend of August in the Finger Lakes features racing in Watkins Glen, the Sauerkraut Festival in Phelps and the Garlic Fest in Penn Yan. Get all the details and your first look at the weekend weather forecast, our favorite local photos of the week and discuss the top news and sports from across the region with Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi and Josh Durso to talk about these events and why blue-green algae is closing local beaches…
A fascinating look at the history of the Underground Railroad and anti-slavery movement of the late 1800,’s in the Finger Lakes region. See the numerous buildings and homes that served as stations on the Underground Railroad and learn about the individuals who played a part in aiding runaway freedom seekers who were heading north to escape bondage.
This week, we look ahead locally to the Yates County Fair and Northeast Championship’s conclusion, recap Hot Rockin’ Fourth and look at this Saturday’s rescheduled Keystone Nationals. Tom Woodbury calls-in and Scott Keefer joins in-studio.
Recap an eventful week in Wayne-Finger Lakes Section V varsity basketball as the three leagues come down to the final week and a half of the regular season. We discuss this year’s coach of the year candidates and reveal our updates W-FL Power Rankings and Girls Super Six.