Month: December 2019
Some snow in the forecast * North St., LeRoy to close Thursday and Friday * case of road rage in Batavia
Road Rage incident ends in arrest for an Alexander woman * Batavia man busted over twice legal limit in Pavilion * Bank Street man accused of Imprisonment
Power restored to 2,200 National Grid customers in county * Cuomo increases security in Orthodox Jewish neighborhoods statewide * Bills to play Houston on Saturday
New York Farm Bureau has released its annual “Circle of Friends,” naming 77 New York State Legislators to the distinguished list.
“Next year’s election cycle is sure to be contentious, but we will heal as a nation by always remembering to listen, respect and be kind to others.” – Hawley
Christmas Day domestic leads to arrest for Batavia man * Stafford woman pinched for stolen credit card at Wal-Mart * City man busted over twice the legal limit
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
GCSO charge man involved in Stafford Home Invasion * Pembroke man arrested for menacing and harassment * Major water main work restarts Mon in LeRoy
Second democrat announces for 61st State Senate seat * Looking for cause of Christmas Eve fire * Minimum wage goes up next week
A tractor-trailer rollover in Caledonia has led to the death of a Genesee County man. The crash occurred on state Route 20 near Route 5. 55 year old Richard Ishmael of Bergen was pronounced dead at the scene Friday morning. Deputies say Ishmaels’ rig left the roadway while making a turn and rolled over trapping […]
Batavia Police arrest one person connected to an early December car theft * Some food stamp recipients could be in danger of losing benefits * Could trans-Atlantic flights be coming to the Buffalo Airport?
Projects in Genesee County will be getting state funding * If you don’t have an EZPass, you might be paying more to drive on the Thruway soon * The flu is prevalent in New York State
The total handle was $1.4 million higher than last year and all of this was accomplished with three fewer race days on the schedule
This year, LeRoy Central School generated an impressive 2,831 average active minutes – beating even their winning count from 2018.
Genesee, Orleans & Wyoming Public Health Column
House of Representatives impeaches President Trump * LeRoy man busted for shoplifting in the City * Sabres look to snap two-game losing streak tonight
BCSD names new Superintendent * New charges for Batavian awaiting trial for Attempted Murder, Arson * Bergen man accused of pouring gas on officers
New York State Police in Batavia continue to investigate the 1983 homicide of a Florida woman found in Orleans County.
Lengthy prison sentence dealt to Batavia Speedway robber * Batavia woman jailed for beating up live-in boyfriend * Rochester faces DWI after crashing in Bergen
Gun Control measures continue in Governor’s 2020 Agenda * DWI arrests in Holiday STOP-DWI crackdown * Buffalo Bills heading to the playoffs
Medina man arrested for Oakfield burglary * NYS County Clerks calling for delay on ‘Green Light Law’ * Holiday DWI Crackdown effort in effect
Genesee County Officials pay approved for 2020 * Corfu man arrested over twice legal limit following crash * NYS Officials vote to extend flavored e-cig sale ban
Kelly Mickey Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Women’s Soccer
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs December 11, 2019 – January 1, 2020
Jasmine Mercado Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Women’s Soccer
Cuomo facing lawsuit from GOP over 27th District election * County Legislature Chairman Bausch Retires * Renewed push to ban sale of flavored e-cigarettes
Controversy, Blues and a Beanstalk – Something for Everyone
Trio found with drugs and weapons in Medina drug raid * Winter Weather Advisory in effect * Penfield woman busted drunk driving with drugs in Batavia
New part-time city court judge appointed * Winter Weather Advisory posted for Wednesday * Collins reaches settlement with SEC
Genesee’s Barros de Souza Commits to Mid-America Christian University
Alyson LaBarr and Kellie Brewer Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Women’s Soccer
City Council names new Part-Time City Court Judge * Delays on Ellicott Station project development continue * BPD have warning for Holiday shoppers
City continues to wait for EWllicott Station progress * Batavia PD warns Holiday shoppers * Schumer pushes FAA for more airline legroom
Maryann Sarama-Luce was a pioneer in harness racing in western New York as one of only a handful of female drivers who raced full time at Batavia Downs
Cougars Sweep Holiday Classic
Cougars Drop to #3 Schoolcraft
Down On My Luck returned to Batavia Downs and his winning ways as he captured the $12,500 Open I Handicap pace on Saturday night (Dec. 7).
Cougars Get Win Over Knights at Cougar Holiday Classic
Cougars Cruise Past Knights at Cougar Holiday Classic
Second suspect arrested in Highland Park Gang Assault * Lancaster man busted for bilking Batavia business * Hotel Christmas party goer busted for larceny
Racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Saturday (Dec. 7) with pot time at 6 p.m.
Batavia man pleads guilty to Rape * Senator Ranzenhofer announces retirement * Scouts to host Grand Opening of Volunteer Service and Training Center
Ranzenhofer will not seek re-election to State Senate * Child predator pleads guilty to state charges * Houseknechts honored for for service and philanthropy
Will not seek re-election next year, has served six terms
Hawley earned a 92 percent rating from the Conservative Party based on his legislative voting record in 2019, placing him in the upper echelon of NYS law makers
DONALD T. EICHENAUER TO RETIRE AS CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER OF WYOMING COUNTY COMMUNITY HEALTH SYSTEM AND BE REPLACED BY JOSEPH L. McTERNAN
Delegates pass public policy resolutions and honor members at awards banquet.
Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) issues the following statement regarding Bronx Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie’s comments that “For us in the Assembly, we always believe in raising revenue.”
Troopers arrest a LeRoy man for child sex offenses * Drug Task Force busts two Albion men for dealing crack * Minimum wage workers get a pay bump in 2020
Batavia man faces 20 years in Federal prison for taking 14-year old girl across state lines * Two Albion men jailed on felony drug charges * Center Street Smokehouse turns 20
Local police agencies collect toys for Christmas
A Statement from Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia) on the public financing commission’s recommendations issued last week
Sweeney’s 37 Leads Genesee to Win Over Bryant & Stratton
Bourne’s 28 Propels Genesee to Win over Bryant & Stratton
On Friday (Dec. 6) a guaranteed pool of $3,000 has been announced for the Pick-5 wager that day
Bishop Malone resigns as temp replacement named * Batavia man looking at 20 years for abducting minor for sex * State Street man jailed without bail for Burglary
Malone out of Catholic Diocese, new administrator named * Muckdogs praise congressional effort to save minor league teams * Bill’s playoff tix go on sale
They are now seeking nominations for the awards. Nominations will be accepted through Friday, February 28, 2020.
On Dec. 7th, local law enforcement will be participating in the fifth annual “Shop with a Cop” event at Walmart on Veterans Memorial Drive.
Bishop Malone expected to seek early retirement * Judge Durin Rogers to be sworn in Dec 20th * Bills fans able to purchase playoff tickets tomorrow
Malone to seek early retirement * City Hall phones fixed * adopt a fire hydrant
Batavia City Fire Chief asks residents to clear snow from hydrants near their home of business
Ceremony will be held Dec 20 in the City Courtroom at 1 West Main
Judge Durin B. Rogers will assume the duties and responsibilities of the full-time City Court Judge on January 1, 2019.
State Street man jailed without bail for Assault * Batavia burglary leads to arrest for a LeRoy resident * Leroy man indicted for sexual abuse
Violent domestic in Corfu * AAA honors Albion PD * Bills to play on Sunday Night Football, Dec 15
Lots of Options for New Skills, Hobbies and Intriguing Subject Matter
Wednesday, December 4, 2019 at 7 p.m. ~ Genesee Community College
Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect * Alleged Assault lands Corfu man in lock-up * Walnut Street woman arrested for Harassment