PENN YAN — The Penn Yan Action Coalition is reminding area residents of the third annual community read, which is being held this month.


PENN YAN — If not for the Civil War, Lemmon v. New York could have gone down as one of the most memorable cases in U.S. Supreme Court history.


GENEVA — Climbing Bines started crafting ales and growing its own hops 15 years ago, developing a business that now includes a tasting room and events venue on hills overlooking Seneca Lake in the Yates County town of Torrey.


PENN YAN — Yates County residents who test positive for Covid-19 will no longer get a phone call from the state Department of Health virtual call center or Yates County Public Health.

PENN YAN — Today from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. the Yates County Sheriff’s Office and the Drug Enforcement Administration will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

PENN YAN — Pro Action Yates Office for the Aging will hold a walking program, “Walk with Ease.” This program will help ease arthritis pain, improve your balance, improve your walking and to motivate yourself to start a walking program. This class will be held Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursday…

PENN YAN — The Penn Yan Action Coalition has announced its third annual community read will take place in June. The book selection this year is “Dancing in the Mosque: An Afghan Mother’s Letter to Her Son,” by Homeira Qaderi, which “challenges you to reconsider the meaning of motherhood, sac…

PENN YAN — Johnson-Costello Post 355 of the American Legion honored several volunteers at the post’s recent birthday dinner.

PENN YAN — Village police have charged a Penn Yan Academy student with a crime for allegedly giving a concentrated cannabis gummy to another student who suffered a negative reaction.


PENN YAN — Following suit with neighboring counties, Yates County has lifted its mask mandate for employees and visitors in county buildings, regardless of vaccination status.