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Batavia Morning News: Apr 25, 2017
Tuesday, April 25, 2017 7:25 AM
  • Packed house for hearing into zoning change...
  • City man gets 2 to 4 years for Subway robbery...
  • Albion fireman accused of acting like a cop
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Albion Volunteer Firefighter arrested for alleged unlawful traffic stops
Monday, April 24, 2017 3:49 PM

According to State Troopers, Batt has emergency lights on his vehicle as he is a Volunteer Fireman with the Albion Fire Department.

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Batavia Subway Robber receives prison sentence
Monday, April 24, 2017 3:37 PM

Miller was arrested in January of this year after robbing the Subway on East Main Street in Batavia and was initially charged with Robbery, Petit Larceny and Possession of a Hypodermic Instrument.

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Three arrested for Meth selling operation in Livingston County
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:57 PM

All three are accused of possessing and selling meth and were taken to the Livingston County Jail for pre-arraignment detention.

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Jackson Street Woman held in lock up for bringing drugs into jail
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:29 PM

Officers allegedly discovered a hypodermic needle with Suboxone in it while searching her property.

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Attica man faces felony for tampering with a truck
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:20 PM

According to investigators Burry had a longstanding dispute with the truck driver and allegedly cut several airlines, brake lines, the wiring harness and an air bag.

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Man busted for drug impairment, found asleep at the wheel in Attica
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:19 PM

Eck was arrested and charged with two counts of Driving While Ability Impaired by Drugs.

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City Republicans hosting Chicken BBQ May 21st
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:15 PM

Chiavetta’s Chicken BBQ, May 21st from 11 - 1:30 p.m. at the Batavia Fire Hall, 8382 Lewiston Rd.  Tickets are $10 each and can be purchased from any committee member or at the event.

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GCC softball wins one of two against No. 2 Herkimer
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:11 PM

The GCC softball team took one of two games in Saturday's doubleheader against No. 2 nationally ranked Herkimer College, topping the Generals 2-1 in game one and falling 5-1 in game two.

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Genesee softball rolls to doubleheader sweep Cayuga
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:10 PM

Genesee improves to 12-10 overall and 10-4 in Region III play. The Cougars will travel to Corning CC on Tuesday for a doubleheader beginning at 3 p.m.

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Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism Announces Annual Award Winners
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:07 PM

The Chamber’s Annual Award reception is being held on Wednesday, May 17th at Hidden Valley Animal Adventure in Varysburg.

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William Kent, Inc. to conduct online auction of items from vacant structures on the STAMP site
Monday, April 24, 2017 1:03 PM

Auction to be conducted from April 27th through May 2nd.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 24, 2017
Monday, April 24, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Experienced skydiver dies in Orleans County...
  • NYS Attorney General cites auto dealers for non-disclosure of recalls...
  • State legislators consider raising minimum age for marriage
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WBTA Sunday News: Apr 23, 2017
Sunday, April 23, 2017 9:27 AM
  • Sky Diving accident claims a life
  • Niagara County declares a State of Emergency
  • Two Auto Dealership in Genesee County to pay fine
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WBTA Saturday News: Apr 22, 2017
Saturday, April 22, 2017 7:46 AM
  • 12 WNY auto dealers reach settlement with NYS Attorney General...
  • Alexander firemen rescue man from car that ran into creek...
  • "Women of Distinction" announced by YWCA
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AG Reaches Settlement with Auto Dealers
Saturday, April 22, 2017 7:33 AM
  • AG finds dealerships that failed to disclose recalls
  • Two Genesee County dealerships are listed
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2017 Women of Distinction Award Recipients Announced
Friday, April 21, 2017 5:26 PM

Gala set for June 15 at Genesee Community College

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Downs Announces Headliners for Concert Series
Friday, April 21, 2017 9:54 AM

Lonestar, Lou Gramm, The Marshall Tucker Band, Lee Greenwood to appear

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City Extends Assessment Review Timeline
Friday, April 21, 2017 9:30 AM
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Sheriff’s Investigator Receives Law Enforcement Award
Friday, April 21, 2017 9:26 AM

Christopher Parker honored by Crime Stoppers Buffalo

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 21, 2017
Friday, April 21, 2017 7:23 AM
  • Intense , but brief, storm results in flooding, power failures...
  • National Fuel to increase natural gas rates...
  • Suspect in Batavia bank robbery arrested in Louisiana...
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Sabres Fire GM and Head Coach
Thursday, April 20, 2017 2:00 PM

Head Coach Dan Bylsma and General Manager Tim Murray are released by owner Terry Pagula

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City to Get $868K for New Sidewalks
Thursday, April 20, 2017 1:57 PM

Construction to be done during the 2019 season

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Batavia Bank Robbery Suspect Arrested in Louisana
Thursday, April 20, 2017 1:40 PM

Joel Zsebehazy arrested on warrants filed by Batavia Police in December robbery of key Bank

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 20, 2017
Thursday, April 20, 2017 7:17 AM
  • Schumer: potential trouble on the tracks in Bergen...
  • Perry man accepts plea in sex slave case...
  • Cuomo funds $868,000 in sidewalk work for City of Batavia
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Schumer Statement On $112.2 Million In Funding To Support Transportation Enhancements Across Upstate New York
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 4:15 PM

"These transportation improvements demonstrate the types of important local projects that can only be accomplished with direct public investment.” – Schumer

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Gov. Cuomo: $112.2 Million in Funding to Support Transportation Enhancements Across NY
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 4:13 PM

The City of Batavia was awarded $868,826 to construct sidewalks and make pedestrian improvements.

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Congressman Chris Collins Statement on President Trump Signing ‘Buy American, Hire American’ Executive Order
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 2:02 PM

“In implementing a ‘Buy American, Hire American’ federal initiative, President Trump has delivered on one of his most important promises to the American people." - Collins

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GCC's Creative Writing Club Welcomes Author Stephen Schottenfeld
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:59 PM

The event on May 3rd is free and open to the public.

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GCC baseball sweeps doubleheader against Onondaga
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:55 PM

Genesee swept its sixth doubleheader of the season on Tuesday afternoon, taking both games against visiting Onondaga CC 9-3 in game one and 4-3 in walk-off style in game two.

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GCC softball splits doubleheader with Niagara
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 1:52 PM

The GCC softball team took one of two from visiting Niagara County CC on Tuesday afternoon, coming from behind to win game one 11-6 and dropping game two 9-7.

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FASNY: 10 days out! 100's of Volunteer Fire Departments Across NYS Prepare to Open Their Doors
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 12:52 PM

All welcome to attend a local “RECRUITNY” OPEN-HOUSE WEEKEND April 29 & 30.

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Two teens busted for Burglary in Alexander
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 12:48 PM

They are accused of entering an uninhabited residence on Broadway Road in Alexander in the early morning hours of July 10th last year and causing damage using paint and varnish.

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Barn Fire in Wyoming County draws heavy response
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 12:47 PM

Apparently sparks from a cutting torch ignited bedding materials in a cow barn.

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Former Perry resident takes plea deal for keeping a sex slave
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 12:45 PM

Patrick was initially charged with Rape, along with numerous other counts of Unlawful Imprisonment, Sexual Abuse and Strangulation for keeping a woman against her will at his apartment for six months as a sex slave.

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Batavia Morning News: Apr 19, 2017
Wednesday, April 19, 2017 7:37 AM
  • Homeless man arrested for allegedly molesting two children...
  • Making a case for a new county jail...
  • Perry man charged with eating evidence
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Rosalie "Roz" Steiner Art Gallery to Display First-Ever Juried Exhibit Featuring GCC Student Work
Monday, April 17, 2017 4:30 PM

"Vision: Digital Art and Photography Student Exhibition" from April 27 – May 21, 2017.

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Buffalo woman nearly hits Sheriff’s Patrol Vehicle before being busted for DWI in Byron
Monday, April 17, 2017 1:33 PM

She is accused of nearly striking a Genesee County Sheriff’s patrol vehicle and two additional motorists before stopping on Route 33.

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Wyoming Woman facing list of charges for lying about injury accident in Stafford
Monday, April 17, 2017 1:32 PM

She allegedly crashed into a tree in Stafford last year causing serious injury to the passenger and lied to law enforcement.

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Holley man faces felonies for stealing and crashing pizza delivery vehicle
Monday, April 17, 2017 1:31 PM

Biaselli was accused of being intoxicated at the time and had just released from prison a month earlier.

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