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Ontario, New York is located in Wayne County. Zip codes in Ontario, NY include 14519. The median home price in Ontario is $174,900. More Ontario information.

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Black sludge along Lake Ontario

"This is beautiful just to sit outside and listen to the water," said Resnick, who was out enjoying her beach Wednesday, something she couldn't do even a day before.


Tue Jul 29, 2014


Higher fuel tax could prompt exodus by Ontario fliers, WestJet says

The country's second-largest airline warned Tuesday a big bump on jet fuel tax in the Ontario budget could drive more fliers toward U.S. airports, an outcome that could actually lower the amount of taxes collected by the government.


Fri Jul 25, 2014


Local students participate in summer waterfront protection program

Anthony Tornatore, of Canastota, and Jordan Bodway, of Sylvan Beach, are two of eight students working with the New York Sea Grant Launch Steward program.


Syracuse New Times

UFO Sighting 1999 - " A Cluster of Twenty Lights

It was about sunset, late in October in 1999. Lynn had just left work and was driving approximately three miles north of Moravia, NY near Owasco Lake.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Lake Ontario Playhouse to be shuttered after Labor Day weekend

Lake Ontario Playhouse, which opened in the summer of 1987 at 103 W. Main St., will be shuttered at the end of Labor Day weekend.


The Post-Standard

How Will the Weather Impact Harborfest & ArtsWeek?

I have always thought that one of the great things about Central New York is the variety of festivals, fairs and fun things to do in the summer.


Wed Jul 23, 2014

North County Public Radio

Crashed Air Force drone was flying with gear that couldn't handle cold

Besides some clouds on Nov. 12, 2013, Air National Guard crew members recalled to accident investigators that it was a nice day for flying.


Business Journal

Cabela's first NY store to debut on Aug. 7

Necessities to the great outdoors will be available just off the Thruway starting Aug. 7 when Cabela's opens its first New York state store in Cheektowaga.


WSTM-TV Syracuse

Your wake up forecast for July 23

If this line holds together, there will be a risk for scattered showers and thunderstorms starting at 9am near Watertown and Alex Bay, at 10-11am over the Finger Lakes, at 11am-12pm for the Syracuse area and later points south and east.


Tue Jul 22, 2014


Monroe County's plan to clean up Ontario Beach

If you've lived in the Rochester area long enough, you know there have been days when access to the beach is closed due to algae levels.


Watertown Daily Times

Sackets unveils $7 million proposal for downtown facelift

The village has introduced a $7 million proposal to reconstruct West Main Street and upgrade its water plant during the next three years.


Lite 98.7

Upstate New York State's Top 5 Beach Towns

Whether it along one of the Great Lakes or an interior Finger Lake, Upstate New York is home to great beach towns.


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Holy Mackerel! Man catches 26-pound fish in Lake Ontario

Holy Mackerel! Man catches 26-pound fish in Lake Ontario Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1rywBwx A Monroe County man on June 14 caught a freshwater drum from Irondequoit Bay in Lake Ontario near Rochester that broke the state record by more than 2 pounds, the state Department of Environmental Conservation ... (more)


Mon Jul 21, 2014

Hamilton Mountain News

Erland Lee's WI members ensure history isn't forgotten

Jerinne Porteous knows she won't be around in 2047 when a 50-year time capsule is unearthed at the Erland Lee Museum.


Fri Jul 18, 2014

Hispanic Business

TORONTO 2015 Games Hitting Home Stretch, Ontarians Getting on Board

We expect these Games to create 26,000 jobs," said Sad Rafi, chief executive officer of TO2015.


Wed Jul 16, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Company admits to fabricating viral video of shark at Wolfe Island

A video purporting to show a shark in Lake Ontario near Wolfe Island turned out to be a hoax from Canadian company Bell Media.


Thu Jul 10, 2014

Watertown Daily Times

Air Force investigator says a perfect storma led to drone crash in Lake Ontario

A combination of bad navigational software and timing led to the November crash of the MQ-9 Reaper drone crash into Lake Ontario, the Air Force colonel who investigated the crash said.


Tue Jul 08, 2014

WIVB-TV Buffalo

L to R: Roland Stevens, Jim Kennard, Roger Pawlowski

Underwater explorers, including a native of Tonawanda, say they've found the wreck of a U.S. Air Force twin-engine plane that crashed into Lake Ontario more than 60 years ago.



Explorers find 1952 US plane wreck in Lake Ontario

Underwater explorers say they've found the wreck of a U.S. Air Force twin-engine plane that crashed into Lake Ontario more than 60 years ago.


Sun Jul 06, 2014

News8 Now

Record Cold Possible but not Likely for Rochester

Written By: Scott Hetsko Canadian high pressure will build Southeast overnight which should clear out the sky for most outside of 2-3 miles of Lake Ontario.



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