Thursday, January 30, 2014

Schuldt Arrested For Impersonating A Firefighter


WHAM 1180 Reports: "A Greece resident is facing charges after law enforcement officials say he showed up at a fire scene in Webster claiming to be a Canandaigua firefighter and offering to help.

According to the Monroe Crime Analysis Center, Christopher Schuldt is a former Canandaigua firefighter and is not currently a paid or volunteer firefighter. He was arrested for Aggravated Unlicensed Operator, Unauthorized red and blue lights, and failure to change his address with DMV. Criminal Impersonation charges are pending.

Authorities say there are indications he has shown up at multiple fire scenes in Monroe County trying to assist and claiming to be a member of different fire departments."

Greece Man Suspected of Impersonating a Firefighter

Judge's Son Arrested, Media Mum

 
 
Greece Town Justice Gino Nitti's Son Arrested On 11 Charges In Dec.
 
Louis Joseph Nitti, 20



Criminal possession controlled substance with intent to sell.


Criminal posession controlled substance 7th degree.


Criminal use drug paraphernalia (scales) 2nd degree.


Criminal posession of a weapon 4th degree.


Aggravated unlicensed operation vehicle 3rd degree.


Motor vehicle registration suspended.


Unlawful posession of marijuana.


Controlled substance in non-original container.


Operate a motor vehicle without insurance.


Operating an unregistered motor vehicle.


Drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle on highway.



http://davyv.blogspot.com/2014/01/why-did-rochester-ny-news-media-sweep.html


Sunday, January 26, 2014

BOE Meeting, Tuesday @6:30PM


It is anticipated that the BOE will go into an Exec. Session at 6:00PM to discuss collective bargaining, the employment history of particular person(s) & pending litigation.

AGENDA ITEMS of NOTE

Athletic Program Evaluation

Capital Projects Review ~~
A December, 2014 voter referendum would be required to meet a 2016, 2017, 2018 construction schedule for the second phase of projects.

SCATS ~~ WATCH YOUR WALLET ALERT!! THEY ARE PREPARING TO EXPAND ATHLETIC FACILITIES!
 

Thursday, January 23, 2014

Which One Is A 'Dignitary?'


 
Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren with her Uncle Reggie
who is her armed security detail.
 
Supt. Bolgen Vargas canvasses door-to-door for truants in
 inner city neighborhoods.

SCATS ~~ If YOU want to be Lovely's gun for hire, apply for Uncle Reggie's job. It's listed on this link as "Director of Executive Services." You MUST possess "Seven (7) years of experience providing public or private sector dignitary protection services."

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

Tweeting The Twits ...


Supervisor Bill Reilich says the town will be using Twitter, a social media website, during its meetings. 

Just follow the handle at @Greecetown and the hashtag for the proceedings will be GTB2014.
 

Monday, January 20, 2014

Request For Holiday Inn Memorial

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Is Your Neighbor's Property 'Tax Exempt'?


 "Wholly Exempted" Properties total 483 (starting pg. 10,332)
 
Summary Totals  (page 10,500)

21,616 receive Basic STAR
6,462 receive Enhanced STAR
38,010 parcels receive SOME Exemption!

SCATS ~~ If your neighbor is clergy, or receives one or more of dozens of possible "special exemptions", YOU are making up for it in your tax bill!
 

Sunday, January 19, 2014

Abuse of Power?


Or just plain lazy?



Taken from craigslist post
  

Tuesday, January 14, 2014

Reilich Appoints Morris To Head DPW





“Kirk Morris brings a wealth of experience to this position. He has first-hand knowledge of many town policies…having served as 4th Ward Councilman since 2009.” ~~ Bill Reilich, Supervisor

SCATS ~~ So, if I take a long weekend ... maybe a long weekend ... and read through Greece town policies, I'd be just as qualified!
   
 

Still Driving Despite 25 License Suspensions!

David Fouquet, 35
 
WHEC-TV reports: "Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies stopped David Fouquet just before 8 p.m. on Monday for failing to signal a lane change on I-490. Investigators say Fouquet’s license is revoked for multiple DWI arrests and he has a total of 25 license suspensions/revocations."
 
SCATS ~~ Another model citizen!

 

Sunday, January 12, 2014

BOE Meeting Tuesday, 6:30PM


It is anticipated that the BOE will go into an Exec. Session at 5:30PM to discuss collective bargaining, the employment history of particular person(s) & pending litigation.

AGENDA ITEMS of NOTE

Budget Update

2005 Bond Refunding

District Policy Double-speak (see pg. 45)

SCATS ~~ It's been much too quiet. Surely a scandal MUST be brewing ;)
  

Thursday, January 09, 2014

Simmons Family Faces Mental Health Issues


"I feel compelled to talk about it, because it might strengthen some people’s resolve." ~~ Michelle Simmons

Read all about it
    

Tuesday, January 07, 2014

How Much Should We Pay A Fireman?


What about a cop?

SCATS ~~ This question was posed on a forum I belong to. Before I chime in by sharing my answer here, I'll wait to see how YOU respond.

 

Monday, January 06, 2014

GREECE SCHOOLS CLOSED TUESDAY


Posted to WHEC-TV's Facebook page

Too Cool For School?


Monday's forecast: Strong winds gusting to 60MPH. Flash freeze with rapidly falling temps. Snow squalls. Dangerous windchills.

Tuesday's forecast:  Temps in single digits with dangerous windchills down to -20 to -30 degrees below zero.

Weather alerts:
  • Windchill warning - Expires: 1/7/2014 6PM
  • Lake effect snow advisory - Expires 1/7/2014 7PM
  • High wind warning - Expires: 1/6/2014 10:00 AM
SCATS ~~ I will be watching to see if Discovery Charter School does the right thing again, especially on Tuesday ;)

Sunday, January 05, 2014

NICK FOUND VIA USA TODAY PIC


USA Today

SCATS ~~ The very sharp eye of Greece resident Cathy Wagner List realized this was Greece's "Missing Person." CONGRATULATIONS CATHY! His family will be forever grateful :)

 

Friday, January 03, 2014

HELP FIND NICHOLAS!

MISSING!
Nicholas Simmons, Age 20
Last seen New Years afternoon.
 6'3”, 195 lbs; brown hair & green eyes.
Wearing gray plaid sweatpants, gray & white sneakers & a black or gray t-shirt
Driving a red 1999 Buick Century
License plate #EPL 6889 


 If you have any information about Simmons, contact:
Greece Police at 953-1596.

Wednesday, January 01, 2014

K-9 Follows Thief Home From Robbery

  
The D&C reports: "A 20-year-old Greece man was arrested Tuesday afternoon in connection with a gunpoint robbery at Rochester Linoleum in Greece.

According to Greece police, the business, at 2850 W. Ridge Road, was robbed around noon. The suspect took an undetermined amount of cash and fled on foot.

The responding K-9 unit tracked the suspect to a private residence on Rosalie Drive.

Police arrested Nathaniel A. Gill, 20, of 240 North Glenn Drive. He is charged with second-degree robbery and was awaiting arraignment in Greece Town Court on Tuesday evening."


Mug Shot

SCATS ~~ Greece retailers are such easy targets the thieves are WALKING TO & FROM "WORK"!
 

Greece Fire District Rip-Offs

 
From your Town/County tax bills ...
 
Greece Ridge Fire 7.1 % increase
 
Barnard Fire District 5.9% increase
 
N. Greece Fire District 5.6% increase
 
Lake Shore Fire District 1.9% increase
 




 
RRFD Chief, Bud Phillips (WHEC-TV)
SCATS ~~ If you own a home valued at the average assessment of $120,000 in the Ridge Rd. FD, you are paying just under 25% of your total Greece/Monroe County tax bill for fire protection! That's too much!