Author: Alex Feig
Batavia man pleads guilty to viewing child porn at the local library * Child Endangerment charge lands Pavilion man in lock up * Hawley thanks Cuomo for Gold Star Families Scholarship expansion
Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr., is pleased to announce the promotions within the GCSO.
GCSO announces numerous promotions * County to accept over $2.5 million in federal grants for bridge replacement projects. Hawley continues to fight for Gold Star Families Bill
Hawley said “I will continue leading the effort to see that our military receive the benefits they deserve as they carry the tremendous sacrifice of losing a loved one in the line of duty.”
Palmer and Heers named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Rolling domestic leads to car crash into house in Batavia * Former CO in Batavia busted for stealing drugs * City receives reward for financial reporting
Re-election run is uncertain for Congressman Collins * Batavia Sex Offender jailed for multiple counts of failing to report * Hit and run accident in Batavia ends in arrest for a Corfu man
This award was presented to Congressman Collins in recognition of his support of pro-growth policies in the second session of the 115th Congress.
Perry resident arrested on child porn charges * Oakfield man jailed for a domestic dispute in Alabama * Cuomo submits 123 vetoes for FY 2020 Enacted Budget
Nominations must be made before the deadline on May 31st
Darien hunting accident reported gunshot wound * City seeks cooperation with household survey to support grant application * Voters overwhelmingly against Darien Water District Proposal
Offense Powers Women’s Lacrosse to Road Win
Sensory-Friendly Performance of “The Lamp is the Moon” April 27th at Genesee Community College
Press conference held to highlight Senate events on Farm Labor Bill and the bill’s impacts
Genesee’s Hall Commits to D-II Chowan University
Genesee’s Haines Named NJCAA All-American
Outdoor MMA event will feature over 20 bouts with local fighters
The officer on scene reported no injuries and the vehicles are currently being cleared
Batavia man faces federal charge for taking minor across state lines * LeRoy Police crack two year old Burglary case * Batavia Downs announces “Throwdown at the Downs 2.0”
Collins said “Diverting these fees puts lives in danger, especially in rural areas.”
The measure, supported by both Democrats and Republicans, would apply to students attending SUNY or CUNY institutions.
Orleans County Task Force takes down a THC oil dealer in Medina * North Tonawanda woman busted for shoplifting and child endangerment in Batavia * Chief Deputy Brewster retiring Friday
The workshop is to be held April 17 at Mercy Flight’s new headquarters, 8050 Call Parkway, Batavia
South Main Street man jailed without bail for drunk driving and drugs * Fight on State Street ends in arrest for a Batavia resident * Two arrested in a Maple Street mix-up
MacLeod and Kirisits named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Track officials have announced that it will be the most lucrative session of Standardbred competition ever offered in WNY.
Local Health Officials laud Senate passage of bill raising legal tobacco purchase age to 21
Genesee Splits Cayuga
Genesee Falls at Nationally-Ranked Dragons
Genesee Picks Up Road Win at Mohawk Valley
Cougars Baseball Sweeps Alfred State JV
Batavia Burglary lands a Lockport man in lock-up * Batavia woman busted for fighting at the County Courthouse * Rollover crash in LeRoy ends in arrest for a Rochester resident
Superintendent for BCSD is leaving the district *Rez Resident arrested for allegedly flinging feces * Sheriff’s Office celebrates Deputy retirement
Million dollars in cuts plus state aid let City Schools keep tax levy under cap * Traffic stop in Alabama ends with Spencerport man behind bars * NBA legend honors Genesee County legend
Prison time for former owner of Batavia Nursing Home * Tracy Ave woman busted for stolen credit card * Hawley calls out Cuomo’s prison closure initiative
Friday, April 26, 2019 at 7:30 p.m. ~ Genesee Community College
Awards Ceremony on April 26, 2019 at GCC’s Medina Campus Center
Cougars Sweep Red Barons
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
LeRoy man remains hospitalized after falling from a moving vehicle * Hotel harassment ends in arrest for a Batavia man * Water service repair on Columbia Ave today
Investigation rules deadly fire on Evans Street accidental * Brockport resident busted following serious injury accident in Byron * Cuomo and state lawmakers give themselves a raise
Fatal fire on Evans Street under investigation * Man falls from moving vehicle landing a LeRoy woman in lock up * Probation check ends in arrest for a city man
Contact the GCSO at (585) 343-5000 with information that may assist in locating the suspects.
Local Drug Task Force arrests five for crack cocaine * GCSO release latest round of wanted suspects * More charges for Medina man in Alabama car chase
Five arrested in Genesee County drug bust * Swan Street resident locked up for bringing drugs into jail * It’s time to break out the reusable bags
Batavia Police Department is looking to identify a person who may be able to assist with a found purse at a local business
“Let’s talk about the facts, New York has $53.6 billion in debt and ranks as the second most indebted state behind only California,” Hawley
Career criminal looks for break in Country Court sentence * Four year old burglary lands city man in lock-up * Disturbance on Liberty Street ends with a Rochester resident behind bars
Beehler Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Softball
Sex Offender jailed after posing as SUNY Brockport Student * LeRoy man busted for a Lake Street Burglary * Cuomo says recreational marijuana legalization may still be on the table
City of Batavia Receives Notification of Recertification into Community Rating System: Citizens to Receive Flood Insurance Discounts
Rochester resident arrested in Bergen crash is jailed for contraband * North Tonawanda man charged with bringing drugs into Jail * Cuomo adds funding request before budget deadline
Anyone with information on the whereabouts of these subjects, please contact the Batavia Police Department at (585) 345-6350.
Two Bergen residents busted for bringing drugs into Jail * East Main Street resident jailed for burglary in Batavia * Probation check lands a Maple Street man in lock up
Batavia Teen sentenced for shooting a murderer * North Tonawanda man busted for bringing drugs into Jail * First Drag Show and LGBTQ scholarship at GCC
Genesee men’s Baseball Splits with Monroe
Batavia resident pleads guilty to sex crimes against a 13 year old * State Street woman jailed for Forgery and Identity Theft * Chief Deputy is heading for retirement
Rollover crash ends in charges for a Warsaw man * The 7th annual Mr. Batavia contest is set for tonight * Senate looking at bill to install cameras outside school buses
Parties, Beverage Sampling and Prize Drawings Highlight the Day
Szwaczkowski Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Softball
L.B. Grand celebrated their grand re-opening with a ribbon cutting ceremony and a traditional Saint Joseph’s Day feast on March 19th
County looks at lack of funding to fix bridge infrastructure * Troopers in Batavia bust LeRoy resident over twice the legal limit * State Police arrest Perry man for drugged driving
North Spruce Street man apprehended on multiple warrants * Warsaw man busted for drugged driving with possession * Deputies arrest Darien man accused of harassment
Rodriguez and Stefaniak named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Edge Factor’s Jeremy Bout will give an interactive presentation to the students of Batavia High School detailing the innovative web video platform rolling out at Genesee County schools.
Former C.O. from Batavia pleads guilty to sexual abuse * State Street resident attempts a clean get away * Lawmen investigate an unknown couch surfer
Drug Task Force busts Batavia woman for drug sales * Two Batavia residents arrested on drug charges in Wyoming County * Liberty Street woman arrested on multiple warrants
54 year old Wayne Striewing of Pembroke was pronounced deceased at the scene
GCSO investigate deadly crash in Pembroke * Sentencing delayed for Batavia teen who shot a killer * Medina woman jailed under Leandra’s Law
Genesee Doubles Monroe for First Win of 2019
Rudely Stamp’d, will perform “Now We Stand by Each Other Always” at the Victorian mansion called the Morgan-Manning House in Brockport.
“I will not stand for a $5.7 billion tax increase as was proposed by New York City politicians today.” – Hawley
THE VILLAGE OF MEDINA RECEIVES MATCHING $50-$250K GRANT FROM TONY HAWK & RALPH C. WILSON JR. FOUNDATIONS
Court stenographer puts Genesee County manslaughter case in jeopardy * School athletic trainer in Conesus accused of child porn production * Walnut St. woman arrested for wallet theft at waterpark
Body found at Hamlin Beach * Canadian man charged in connection with fatal crash in LeRoy * CPS visit leads to arrest for a couple on Chestnut Street
Genesee Leaves Sunshine State with Winning Record
City passes budget with no tax increase * Medina man faces added charges for police pursuit through Alabama * Cuomo is doubting deal on legal pot for this years budget
Genesee Women’s Soccer Hosts Varsity Tournament
Baseball bat Assault lands Swan Street man in lock-up * DWI arrest made in the parking lot of GCSO * City Police release latest list of wanted persons
Batavia Police release the latest batch of warrants
Warmer temperature comes with a High Wind Warning * Water main break reported on North Street in LeRoy * GCEDC approved tax incentives for two companies
Monday, March 11th between 4 – 10 PM Ellicott Avenue between West Main St. and Mix Pl. will experience a road closure.
Zinck pitches Genesee past Hibbing, 8-0
GCEDC approved incentives for two projects at the organization’s March 7, 2019 board meeting.
Drug Raid in Medina ends with seven under arrest * Geneseo man accused of injuring a young infant * LeRoy resident busted for Batavia larceny
State lawmakers push new bill to raise the age for tobacco purchases * GO ART is growing under leadership of their latest director * Rally to fairly fund Upstate roads and bridges joined by Hawley
FASNY Urges NYers to Replace Old Smoke Alarms and Alarms with Removeable Batteries
Perry man jailed for drug sales that led to an overdose * Bergen woman busted on multiple arrest warrants * Welfare fraud leads to arrest for a Wyoming County woman
Laura Norwood of Pendleton Selected for Recognition
Woman struck during police pursuit through Alabama * New gun safety bill awaits Governor’s signature * Dangerous driving lands a Corfu man behind bar
Genesee Women’s Lacrosse Announces 2019 Schedule
Genesee’s White and Anthony Commit to Four-Year Schools
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
Cheek and Buck Named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Upstate Niagara Cooperative to buy Alpina plant * Pembroke resident jailed for Assault * Ellicott Ave resident busted for Bail Jumping
“The Senior Corps program is a great way to get involved in our community while helping others.” – Collins
Reverses dangerous job-killing precedents set by Senate Democrats in Amazon debacle
Batavia woman busted found asleep at the wheel * Oakfield resident arrested for reconnecting to the village water line * New SRO’s in Albion and Oakfield-Alabama
Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr. Announces Newest School Resource Officer Assignment
Albion Police Officer Christopher Glogowski was officially appointed to the SRO position at Albion Central School District
Annual Meeting takes place March 8 at Batavia Downs
Albion man arrested for possessing child porn * Irondequiot resident busted for DWI in Batavia * Irving man arrested for an incident on the Rez
Parolee picked up for a gas station robbery in the City * Electrical issues lead to fire in Attica * NYS Counties seek increase in proposed local marijuana tax
Genesee Defeats Mercyhurst; Advances to Region III Final Four
Winter Weather Advisory in effect * Wanted man in Batavia placed behind bars * Rochester resident driving with drugs without a license in Stafford
Cuomo signs Red Flag Bill aimed at the mentally ill *City Council votes against sending a letter opposing the Reproductive Health Act * State lawmakers head back to Albany
NYSDOT signal crews will work cooperatively with local energy providers to restore power as quickly and efficiently as is safely possible.
Major and Ishiguro named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Strong wind gusts of up to 57 mph will make driving difficult and could result in minor property damage. Home owners should secure personal property.
City Police have issued reports on six suspects wanted on warrants out of Batavia
Power Outages being assessed as High Wind Warning continues * Canadian man killed in crash in LeRoy * School Closings to report
Next Level Fitness is now closing in Batavia * Drug Task Force nets three arrests * High Wind Warning Sunday through Monday morning
“Closing any state prisons would have dire consequences for public safety and the brave correctional officers who work with our incarcerated population,” Hawley
Four drug related arrests out of Medina raid and traffic stop * Batavia woman busted for stolen credit cards * High Wind Warning later this weekend
56 new single-family homes to be built
Sex Offender jailed without bail after parole violation in Batavia * LCSO & FBI execute search warrants in Mount Morris * Local budgets may get cuts in State money
Batavia Plumbers who have obtained their 2019 Plumbing Renewal License
The Batavia Development Corporation Board of Directors reviewed the agency’s 2018 results and set goals for 2019 at their last board meeting.
Another Winter Weather Advisory going into effect * Pratt Road resident arrested on multiple warrants * Cuomo wants to require everyone in a car to buckle up
Genesee Baseball Hosts Upcoming Skills Camps
Martinez and Richardson named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Genesee Community College, Stuart Steiner Theatre
City of Batavia Democrats announce the endorsement of Benjamin Bonarigo Sr. for full-time City Court Judge
Vernon Ave man jailed for burglary in Batavia * Two busted for shoplifting from stores on East Main * City Democrats endorse Bonarigo for City Court Judge
Genesee Has Two Top-Five Finishes at Region 3 Championships
Genesee Loses Non-Conference Game to Bobcats
Cougars Drop Rematch with Tribunes
Cougars Drop Conference Game to Tribunes
Winter Weather advisory in effect * Hutchins Street man arrested for hitting a mother holding her young child * Bank Street resident jailed for repeated violation
Congressman Chris Collins Announces Application Period for the FY18 Staffing for Adequate Fire and Emergency Response (SAFER) Grant Program.
GCSO investigate serious injury accident in Byron * Teen the latest to be accused of business burglaries in Batavia * BPD trying to locate a missing adult
Hernandez is joined by three new additions to the Muckdogs coaching staff for the 2019 season.
Jessica was last seen on Friday, February 8th at approximately 11:30 a.m. when she attended a meeting in Batavia.
Genesee Loses Tough Contest at Niagara
“Mr. Bezos, Western New York is truly open for business and we would gladly accept Amazon’s Headquarters to be located at our STAMP site.” – Hawley
Cougars Fall to Nationally-Ranked Thunderwolves
New manager for the Muckdogs named * Missing woman reported in Batavia * Hawley welcoming Amazon to Alabama STAMP site
The entire student body assembled to present the Genesee County Sheriff’s Department with a check for $1,762.04.
Overdose death in Medina ends in arrest for three * Bethany resident busted for drunk driving after an accident in Elba * E-Z Pass customers might be able to ignore speed warning last month
Since 1997, he and his foundation have held an annual golf tournament and auction that has raised more than $1.4 million.
Thursday, Feb. 28, 2019, at 6 pm at Moonjava Café, 56 Harvester Ave. Batavia
State DOT issues statement on fatal Elba accident * Special Weather Statement for icy conditions * LeRoy Police bust parolee found asleep behind the wheel
Effective immediately a travel advisory is issued due to snow covered, slick roadways.
City Council hears community over controversial new abortion law * Batavia Sex Offender facing felony charges for failing to register * Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect
Do not make any attempt to apprehend these individuals on your own.
2019 Annual Meeting theme is “Investing in Our Strongest Assets”
Speller and McComb named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Deadline to contact the City of Batavia Assessor is February 28th
Cougars Compete at WNYAC Tri-Meet
Genesee Comes Up Short vs Kats
Balanced Scoring Propels Cougars to Home Win vs Kats
Big rig driver in Elba behind bars for driving with drugs, without a license * Pembroke accident ends in arrest for Tonawanda man * Winter Weather Advisory on the way
Move comes as Gov. Cuomo mulls eliminating middle-class tax cuts to cover his budget gap
“Governor Cuomo unjustly took away the Second Amendment rights from law abiding New Yorkers with his so-called SAFE Act,” said Collins.
Capital investments by both companies would exceed $1.5 million
2019’s Rocking the Downs summer concert series announced * Orleans County man sent to prison for raping an underage girl * High Wind Warning remains in effect
Classic & modern rock bands, country legend to headline Batavia Series
Batavia Girls Fastpitch Softball (BGFS) recently received a very generous grant from the Dick’s Sporting Goods Foundation for $1,000.
On the Watch for High Winds and more Winter Weather * Power interruption being planned by National Grid in Batavia * Two busted for shoplifting from Tops in Batavia
Periods of freezing rain will result in slick roads. Slow down and use caution while driving.
National Grid is planning a brief power interruption in the City of Batavia, beginning at approximately 11:59 p.m. on Feb. 8 and lasting until around 2 a.m. on Feb. 9.
Sheriff Randy Bower has issued a travel advisory for Orleans County.
Statement from Congressman Chris Collins
State Lawmaker in Livingston County facing a Federal Indictment * Eyes on the Tonawanda Creek as a Flood Watch continues today * Sex Offender in Batavia is busted for failing to report again
Genesee Has Tough Conference Loss to Thunderwolves
Cougars Fall to Unbeaten Thunderwolves
Genesee Softball Announces 2019 Schedule
“This gigantic budget shortfall wasn’t caused by the federal government or its policies.” – Hawley
State Assemblyman and Lobbyist indicted on federal charges * Dense fog this morning as Flood Watch remains in effect * Two men arrested for trying to run scams in Darien
Capital investments by both companies would exceed $1.5 million
Fatal Accident in Elba claims two lives * Flood Watch in effect * DWI arrest following hit and run accident in Batavia
Mathew Worth named DPW Leader of the Year
Flood Watch to begin this weekend * Hawley flooded with feedback over two State proposal * Batavia’s Director of Public Works awarded
Model Try-Outs Scheduled February 5, 6 and 7
City Council will be holding budget work sessions on Feb. 4th and Feb. 12th
Several closures continue as calmer weather returns * Thruway crash ends with tickets for two tractor-trailer drivers * Feedback is flooding in for Assemblyman Steve Hawley
With The Arrival of Frigid Temperatures, the City of Batavia Fire Department encourages residents to Practice Safe Thawing of Frozen Pipes
A band of lake effect snow producing snow fall rates of up to an inch per hour from Buffalo east to Corfu and from Silver Creek east past Holland.
Travel Advisory is in effect until further notice
Blizzard warning expires as Travel advisory remains in effect * 21 vehicles involved in Thruway crash through LeRoy * Hawley talks about separating into two New York States
Connelly believes council could close Planned Parenthood and designate Batavia as a Sanctuary City for the unborn
Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory J. Rudolph has issued a NO UNNECESSARY TRAVEL ADVISORY for all of Wyoming County.
Men’s Lacrosse Announces 2019 Schedule
Only Two Weeks Left to Register for the BEST Center Workshop
Assemblyman pens letter to Assembly Speaker Carl Heastie (D-Bronx) requesting the bill come before the house for a full vote
Winter Storm Warning, Closures, Cancellations and Travel restrictions continue * Plea deal for accused dog abuser * State Lawmakers pass sweeping gun control legislation
Winter Storm Warning going into effect this afternoon * Late-night house fire in Byron rekindled this morning * Accused dog abuser makes a tearful plea
Taylor is a missing child and is believed to be in the local area. He was last seen wearing a navy blue coat and a red headband.
Genesee Defeats Monroe; Snaps Six-Game Skid
Women’s Basketball Succumbs to Late Game Charge from Tribunes
Albany Lawmakers Consider Sweeping Gun Control Bill * Two busted for impaired driving * BID announces appointment of New Executive Director
The City of Batavia is currently seeking nominations for the 2018 Recognition Awards
“Congratulations to President Trump for having the courage to act by opening the federal government.” – Collins
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs February 1st – 4th, 2019
Deputy Sheriff Travis M. DeMuth received the Officer of the Year Award
New Director for the BID Announced * Kitchen Fire reported in Batavia * Cuomo reacts to Trump’s reopening of the federal government
The B.I.D. is thrilled to announce the appointment of Barbara Dietrich as the B.I.D.s new Executive Director
Alpina Food Facilities expected to be sold sooner than later * Recipients of SNAP to receive full February benefits early * Winter Storm Warning going into effect this afternoon
Benjamin J. Bonarigo, Sr., a City of Batavia attorney has announced his candidacy for Batavia City Court Judge
Most New Yorkers Receiving SNAP Will Get Full February Benefits by January 17
Men’s Basketball Drops Close Conference Game on Road
Women’s Basketball Earns Conference Win at Erie
“The priorities of the far left are now on full display in Albany, and today’s theme was unabated college aid for illegal aliens.” – Hawley
Spring Arts and Theatre Season Announced
Parolee jailed in Batavia arrested in connection to business burglaries * Democrats pass the DREAM Act in the State Senate * Guilty plea in Wyoming County attack with a butcher knife
Mr. Zich oversaw his own stable while also catch driving for many years
Judge Durin Rogers announces candidacy for Full-time Batavia City Court Judge
Governor signs legislation allowing abortion up until the due date * Part-Time Judge seeks Full-time City Court Judge post * State Street resident picked up on Warrant in Batavia
The “Reproductive Health Act” is currently in review in the Senate’s Health Committee.
State lawmakers plan to ban conversion therapy * Holley man arrested for DWI after driving into a house * Push back against Cuomo’s plan to ban stretch limos
Bandit is a small grey and white dog who has been missing since January 15th from the Stringham Drive area in Batavia
Loss of key contract leads Alpina Foods to close in Batavia * Wind Chill Advisory remains in effect until this evening * Bedroom fire reported in Basom
Police organization stands in opposition of the State’s intention to legalize marijuana
The Sheriff’s Office has become aware of reports of fraudulent telephone calls from individuals claiming to represent the Social Security Administration
Alpina Foods closing operations in Batavia * Rochester resident arrested for sexual abuse of a child in Batavia * Sheriff alerts residents to recent phone scams
Early warning for this weekend’s winter storm * Albion Police identify elderly couple listed in guarded condition following fire * Genesee County’s new top dog ready for training
Elba’s Mayor says he will be meeting with the school tomorrow to address the issue.
Vincenzo Spampanato, 81 and Felicia Spampanato, 72, remain in guarded condition at the Strong Memorial Hospital Burn Unit.
Albion House Fire leaves an elderly couple hospitalized * LeRoy woman busted for possessing a stolen shotgun * Correction Officer in Pennsylvania arrested for larceny in Albion
Cougars Lose Tough Road Contest to Generals
Genesee Park Supervisor receives promotion to Deputy Highway Superintendent * Alabama accident leads to DWI arrest for Batavia man * BHS student arrested for incident of harassment
Hiking for Animal Tracks & Signs and Winged Wildlife
Oakfield crash leads to Felony DWI for Webber Ave woman * Batavia man jailed following domestic dispute * Thorp Street turning into one way with parking next week
Men’s Basketball Drop Two on the Road
City man jailed on Orleans County warrant after picked up with paraphernalia * Walnut Street resident arrested for harassing women * State Senate and Assembly back in session today
State Police arrest pediatric dentist in Lockport for child sex abuse * Pembroke’s Shooting for a Cure hits’ milestone in fundraising * GCEDC approves incentives for new truck set-up facility
The Detail Shop has signed on as a U-Haul® neighborhood dealer to serve the Batavia community.
The AEOC to Visit all GCC Campus Locations in January
Preparations for the 4th Annual Cougar Classic Scholarship Scramble Have Begun!
$900,000 capital investment would create 3 new jobs
Resident on the Rez jailed for alleged assault * Lakeville resident arrested on child porn charges * Fundraising milestone reached in this year’s Shooting for a Cure event
Troopers observed Marranco riding his bike down Main Street carrying a flat screen television tucked underneath his arm.
The Scholar-Athlete program recognizes athletes for their academic success.
$900,000 capital investment would create 3 new jobs
A legislative statement from Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia)
Women’s Basketball Cruises to Victory over Spartans
Winter Weather Advisory in effect * Accused child abductor in Batavia facing new charges * LeRoy School Board Member announces resignation
Dr. Rozenn Bailleul-LeSuer Presents “Winged Jewels of the Nile”
The City Batavia Water Department is working to repair a water main break on Vine Street
One alleged Batavia burglar is behind bars * Willow Street woman arrested for calling in false threat of explosion * Vernon Ave resident arrested for assault
Attorney Frank Housh claims Odom’s education is suffering as he has been expelled from the BHS campus
Thursday, January 31, 2019 ~ Artist talk at 12:30 p.m. ~ Receptions follow at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m
String of burglaries at Batavia businesses * Stafford man arrested for directing laser on a military aircraft * Cuomo pushing State lawmakers to make Roe vs. Wade part of state law
The Batavia Police Department is investigating several burglaries which occurred at different local businesses over the weekend
Bethany man behind bars for threatening with a weapon * New Year’s Day fights end in arrest * Winter Weather Advisory going into effect
LeRoy Police arrest four in connection with car break-ins * Elba man arrested for sexual abuse of a child * Local farmer identified as victim in fatal accident in Pembroke
Amateur Radio connects students, crew as International Space Station orbits overhead
Bergen man busted in high speed chase through the city * LeRoy police looking for suspect following car break-ins * Accident in Batavia leads to lock up for Basom man
A new K-9 has been acquired and his name is “Frankie,” named in memory of deceased Officer Frank Bordonaro.
Short circuit blamed for fire at Perry Bowling Center * Disturbance in Oakfield lands a Village resident behind bars * Sheriff shows appreciation for K9 fund supporters
Apartment fire shuts down the Perry Bowling Center * Mississippi man indicted for assault at Darien Lake Concert * Deputies make New Year’s Eve DWI arrest in Bergen
Thanks to the Safe Haven Law no one ever has to abandon a child again.
Body of missing elderly man found near his home in Barre * Batavia man busted for driving drugged on a scooter in a department store * High Wind Watch for much of the region
Police bust Batavia man for dangerous drunk driving in LeRoy * Former FASNY President in Alexander is laid to rest * Sharp rise in flu cases across the state
Batavia’s star athlete is named as region’s best * Batavia man jailed for driving over twice the legal limit in LeRoy * Health Department officials on the lookout for a possible dog owner
Batavia man could federal charges for taking a protected minor across state lines * Christmas Eve Grinch accused of stealing business sign in Batavia * Drug arrest on Christmas Morning in Oakfield
86 used, but carefully refurbished laptop computers will soon be on route to students in Jamaica
Ellicott Street resident jailed for strangulation and child endangerment * Fire crews rescue dog from a Christmas day fire on Maple Street * Man accused of abducting a child from Byron charged with grand larceny
City resident arrested for continual violation of court order * Batavia man faces attempted murder charge for Ellicott Street assault * Juvenile sex offense reported by State Police in Bergen
Ellicott Street assault suspect charged with attempted murder * Police bust repeat offended of court order in Batavia * Garage fire in Pavilion a total loss
The BCSD Foundation, lnc.’s Board of Directors is pleased to announce the first recipients of the BCSD Foundation Apple award.
U.S. Air Force Airman Bailee Grace Murphy graduated from basic military training
Undersheriff Walker Retires after 31 years of service * Accused attacker of the Wyoming County Sheriff uncooperative at arraignment * Hawley named Deputy Minority Leader
The 67-night session of harness racing at Batavia Downs for 2018 wrapped up on Saturday (Dec. 15) with both highs and lows being noted.
The call comes on the heels of the Federal Communications Commission’s Annual Report
Starting with First Day Hike on January 1st
Convicted nurse has outburst of accusations in court appearance * Holiday crackdown report from LeRoy PD * Wegmans issues recall for several products
Holiday Season is Underway and Coincides with Busy Time for Home Fires
Bronx man faces felony indictment for attempting to sell LSD in Darien * Legal proceedings for case against Collins moving forward * Batavia resident arrested following reported fight on Ellicott
Reported stabbing in the city ends with one in custody * Daughter of Retired General from Batavia accuses him of rape and incest * Grand Jury indicts Antwan Odom for first degree assault
Memorandum Officiates a Nearly Ten-Year Relationship Between the College and Island Nation, Trustees Hear
Albuquerque, Hall, and Yamashita named NJCAA All-Americans
HomeCare & Hospice is pleased to welcome Ink Young as new Director of Organizational Advancement, effective as of October 24, 2018.
LeRoy Police Department’s first “Stuff the Cruiser” event this past weekend was a huge success.
Scary scene, nearly overlooked by first responder in Pembroke * An Albion man jailed without bail following 911 hang up * Bethany man with an extensive arrest record jailed for repeated violation
Wyoming County man indicted for child sex crimes * North Street man arrested on stolen weapon charge * Buffalo Diocese clears two priests and continues to investigate two more for child sex abuse
Albion Police report missing children have been found safe * The YWCA is planning to sell their building and rent back space * 35th annual Christmas Toy Drive today
“I am particularly indebted to the two gentlemen, who likewise were working and unsuspecting of how life changes and unfolds in a matter of seconds.” – Sheriff Rudolph
If anyone has information as to Jennifer Lauro-Ramierez or Raul S. Cruz location, please contact your local 911 center or the Albion Police at 585-589-5627
Albion Police report missing 12 year old child * Wyoming County Sheriff attacked by a Castile man accused of trying to take his life * Rochester woman busted for shoplifting in Bergen
Jennifer was last seen at the Library in Albion yesterday afternoon at 2:30
GCC’s Women’s Basketball Team Earns 10th Victory of the Season
The Upstate New York Chapter of the United States Harness Writers Association (USHWA) has announced their horses of the meet.
Wyoming County man accused of attempting to kill his County Sheriff * Attorney for LeRoy Town Justice says Child Endangerment charges are baseless * Governor Cuomo may push for legalizing weed in next year’s budget address
GCC Women’s Soccer Signs McMullen and Hearn to LOI
Craig Schroth’s students are using engineering skills to earn Guinness recognition.
John R. Duyssen, 50 of Stafford has been arrested for Endangering the Welfare of a Child and Harassment
She was transported to SP Batavia for processing where she recorded a .13% BAC.
She was born to race and hit the ground running this, her first year of training.
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs December 13, 2018 – January 1, 2019
Teen City on fast track to open in Batavia * Erratic driver in LeRoy behind bars for felony DWAI * Missing person reported in Medina
Heriberto Torres of Medina has been reported missing
Pratt first got his grooms license in 1970 and from there has been involved in harness racing ever since.
After being involved in an accident at Batavia Downs late last week, perennial western New York driving leader Kevin Cummings will not return to action until next year
Lucky McTrucky got back to his winning ways taking the $11,500 Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs on Saturday night
Hutchins street man jailed without bail for felony DWI * Tanker Truck rollover reported in Pembroke * Batavia resident arrest for harassment at John Kennedy School
Empire Earl N has regained early season form winning two consecutive top-class races at Batavia Downs.
New York State Police arrested 215 people for impaired driving over the Thanksgiving holiday
Batavia man behind bars for alleged burglary * Clean up in Covington after a manure truck has an accident * State lawmakers are going to see a boost in their pay
Horsemen racing at Batavia Downs should take note of the draw schedule for the final week of racing for 2018.
The GCC men’s basketball team defeated the Bryant & Stratton College of Syracuse Bobcats 97-79.
The GCC women’s basketball team was defeated on Wednesday night 103-70 to the Villa Maria College Vikings.
Stafford man jailed without bail on a charge of strangulation * Hawley looking for investigation into inconsistent gas prices * Troopers bust a Pembroke man for weapons and drug charges
Troopers out of SP Clarence are asking for public assistance in this case
A Statement from Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia)
We are extending the yard waste station operation through December 12th for any resident that still has leaves they would like to dispose of.
Winter Weather Advisory remains in effect until this evening * Rochester resident accused of driving to Perry court date of drugs * Applicants for construction of a new jail facility being considered
Winter Weather Advisory going into effect tonight * Police apprehend suspected shoplifter from JC Penny * Incident on Bank Street leads to arrest for a Batavia land lord
Yes 117 – No 183
Alexander School District taxpayers vote against capital improvement proposition * Convict in Batavia accused of dealing drugs a year after completing parole * Buffalo Diocese reportedly attempting to pay off victims of sexual abuse
In Runaway Bay N triumphed in the $11,500 Open Handicap pace on Saturday night (Dec. 1) at Batavia Downs
Genesee Loses First of the Season Midshipmen
LeRoy Woman arrested under Leandra’s Law * Accused fentanyl dealer busted by Drug Task Force * Pavilion man busted for drugs after falling asleep in his vehicle
Empire Earl N double-moved to victory in the $11,500 Open handicap trot at Batavia Downs
Pavilion man jailed for alleged fentanyl sales in Genesee County * Batavia man facing felony sex crimes against a child * Salvation Army is short on change and asking for 90 big donors
Lung Cancer and Radon Free Home Testing Available – Genesee County Public Health Column
“The Dash for Holiday Cash” is for horses that are non-winners of $20,000 in 2018
Accused rapist from Batavia found in Pennsylvania with local teen * Alexander School taxpayers to vote on capital improvement project * Time to break out the snow shovel for safety
“Together we can help keep our City safe this winter season” – Chief Napolitano
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
Sportsmuffler took the best local mares to task at Batavia Downs on Wednesday evening
Alexander School taxpayers hear capital improvement project proposal * Batavia man accused of rape in Stafford * Bergen student faces harassment charge
State Police are seeking help identifying two Clarence shoppers
Cougars Lose Tough Contest on the Road
Applications for the Batavia DRI- Building Improvement Fund are due by January 18th at 4:30pm
Batavia’s old Office Max location is going Country * Downtown property owners have a chance at funding to infuse improvement projects * Sabres win 10th straight to take the NHL lead
CountryMax announces it will open a new Batavia store in 2019, in the former OfficeMax building located at 4160 Veterans Memorial Drive
Wednesday, December 5, 2018 from 7 p.m. ~ Genesee Community College ~ Batavia Campus
Blaze at Kaiser Wilcox in Bergen * Central Ave shooting suspect takes plea deal in fatal stabbing case * Nate McMurray has finally conceded
The LeRoy Police Department would also like to issue a special thank you to the citizens that assisted the Officer at the scene
Iyq Yqr rebounded Saturday night (Nov. 24) with a come-from-behind effort to win the $11,500 Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs
Early Injury undoes the Blue Devils at State Final * Thruway traffic suffers in Sunday night pile up * Albany man busted in Batavia for allegedly driving with drugs and drinking
Southern Palms dethroned Lougazi in winning the $11,500 Open Handicap trot Friday night
Genesee County Jobs are growing in the private sector * Alexander resident accused of driving on drugs in Batavia * Blue Devils head to State Championship
Blue Devils prep for the State Championship * Carjacking suspect pleads not guilty * AG alerting customers to Black Friday scams
Albion Police Department hosted and supervised a multi-agency Orleans County Wide DWI Saturation Patrol.
Kaitlyn Rae bested the top female pacers in western New York once again on Wednesday evening (Nov. 21)
McMurray claims possible irregularities with absentee ballots * Orleans County Lawmen report on Joint DWI saturation patrol * Local spirit shop is in the giving spirit
“Indigenous Peoples: Echoes of History and Culture”
Water has been shut off for all of South Lyon Street
Winter conditions slowing the morning commute * City man busted for allegedly bringing drugs to County Jail * Troopers to be out in force for the busy Holiday Week
Winter Weather Advisory going into effect * Absentee ballots in 27th Congressional District race to be tallied today * Expanded peace officer presence at GCC Batavia Campus
Horsemen racing at Batavia Downs should take note of the revised draw schedule for the upcoming Thanksgiving week
Lucky McTrucky parked out all comers before driving home a winner in the $11,000 Open Handicap pacing feature
Blue Devil’s in shape to become the next State Champions * Brothers on Walnut Street busted in connection with local burglaries * Two Albion men arrested for a home invasion in the town of Yates
Alexander Rigerman studying Criminal Justice at GCC recevied this year’s scholarship
Lougazi flexed his muscle to win the $11,000 Open Handicap trot on Friday night
Two Albion men jailed for home invasion in Orleans County * Rochester man indicted for violent carjacking in Batavia * Batavia couple arrested for child endangerment
Another Recognition Matters @ GCC
Save the Date for “LIMITLESS”
There will be a $1,036 carryover and a $3,000 guaranteed early Pick-5 pool when racing resumes at 6 p.m. on Friday
Walnut Street man jailed for possessing a stolen gun * Kindness to K9 fund could bring in two top dogs to GCSO * Perry teen facing a disturbing charge
For about an hour a month (or sometimes less!!) you can be on the inside and help make your community better
Kaitlyn Rae returned to her winning ways in the $9,500 fillies and mares Open Handicap pacing feature at Batavia Downs on Wednesday evening
Projects demonstrate ongoing success of BRIDGE-NY program championed by Hawley
Promising report from the once fledgling YWCA * Alleged Rape in Perry lands a Monroe County man behind bars * Former Wyoming County Sheriff’s deputy sentenced
The public hearing will be held on Monday, November 26th at 7:00 p.m. at City Hall, Second Floor, Council Board Room
The 36th Annual Health and Humanitarian Award is being held on November 30, at noon, at Terry Hills Restaurant
Council hears rezoning proposal for City Church Property * Sheriff’s release additional details of accidental shooting death * Another meeting announced for 5th Ward residents
The driver was identified as Jared E. Thompson, 27 of Albion a member of the Fancher Murray Hulberton Fire Company
“Learning requires that you step out of your comfort zone.” – Debbie Slocum
Volunteer firefighter in Orleans County seriously injured responding to a call * McMurray holds out hope for an absentee voter upset * Positive report from Farmers Market Manager
Possible prison time for former Batavia nursing home owner * Bergen woman busted for DWI after being found asleep at the wheel * Batavia woman arrested for grand larceny
There will be a $2,756 carryover and a $7,000 guaranteed early Pick-5 pool when racing resumes at 6 p.m. on Saturday at the oldest lighted harness track in America
Assemblyman Hawley urges constituents to pay tribute to our retired and active servicemen and servicewomen on Veterans Day
Bioness stayed undefeated at the Genesee County oval by taking the $11,500 Open Handicap trotting feature under a slick drive by his young reinsman Hunter Oakes, over a very sloppy track
LeRoy man killed in apparent self-inflicted shooting in Byron * Former Batavia nursing home owner pleads guilty to bank theft and tax charges * Lamb’s Pumpkin Stand proceeds going to a good cause
Saturday, December 1, 2018 at 6 p.m.
Newberry Place-freshLAB, Batavia NY and Matthew Gray, Owner, Investor, Mentor took home honorable mention today at the awards ceremony in Rochester
Cuomo continues to take aim at gun control for his third term * First Winter Weather Advisory for the season starts tomorrow * Suppression hearing held for Batavia woman accused of providing a handgun in shooting
Small black and white dog found near Ellicott Street Road and Shepard Road in Batavia
The weekly Activity Night is being held from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday’s at St. Anthony’s Community Center
Sportsmuffler scored her second straight top class distaff pacing feature victory at Batavia Downs on Wednesday night
McMurray claims Congressional race is still too close to call * Woman seriously injured in one car crash in Elba * Holley man convicted of Defrauding New York State
Congressman Collins wins fourth term by a thin margin * Governor Cuomo will lead the state for the next four years * Funeral arrangements for Jerry Warner
Albion man jailed for secretly videotaping children * Rochester resident facing attempted murder in Batavia adds to criminal counts * Wind Advisory in effect
WBTA will have an update on funeral arrangements for Jerry once they are made available
Lucky McTrucky got a perfect trip en route to winning the $10,500 Open Handicap pacing feature at Batavia Downs on Saturday night
GCC Men’s Basketball Team’s Strong Second Half Shoots Down Red Barons * GCC Women’s Basketball Team Takes Opener in Crossover Tournament
Jerry passed very peacefully Sunday evening at the Crossroads House in Batavia
Retired pastor loses Rose Road residence in Batavia blaze * Former Holley resident arrested for murder on Liberty Street * Blue Devils advance to the Western Regional
Southern Palms had just enough at the wire to win the $8,800 Open II Handicap trotting feature at Batavia Downs on Friday evening
Suspect in Liberty Street beating death charged with murder * Race for the 27th Congressional District looks like a close one * Blue Devils return to the Section Five Class B football championship
No. 3 Women’s Soccer Team to Face No. 6 Union County in National Tournament * No. 3 Men’s Soccer Team Begins National Title Defense Versus No. 6 Bunker Hill
The budget anticipates cash outflows of approximately $2.5 million
The board approved an estimated $3.25 million tax incentive package
Board also approves sale of land parcels in Gateway II Corporate Park in town of Batavia
Perry Police arrest alleged hit and run driver under Leandra’s Law * Positive report from the ever growing Genesee County Chamber of Commerce * Clean-up of State Superfund site in Pavilion is about to begin
WNY going under a Flood Watch * Batavia man arrested for Disseminating Indecent Material to a Minor * Suspect found dead in homicide and attempted murder case out of Monroe County
Lead Free Kids for a Healthy Future
Ellicott Station Developer ask for a million more in tax breaks * Rochester man takes plea deal for deadly drug dealing in Orleans County * Former secretary for Buffalo Bishop provides documents to the FBI
NYS Senator Razenhofer will be Guest Speaker on November 12, 2018
Stafford man accused of fighting, choking and biting in LeRoy burglary * Accused Batavia Burglar busted for drunk driving after fleeing the scene * Accused murderess admits to killing in Brockport
The Adult Educational Opportunity Center (AEOC) and GCC announce a new website feature providing a complete calendar of AEOC support workshops and more
Hall of Fame running back Thurman Thomas is having his Jersey retired tonight at New Era Field
City of Batavia will observe Halloween activities from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on October 31st only
Local lawmen ramp up Halloween crackdown with DWI arrests rolling in * Walmart employee arrested after throwing a fit in Clarence * Convenience stores in Orleans County cited for sale of alcohol to minors
Corfu man arrested for grand theft auto in Pembroke * Police investigating hit and run in Batavia * Orleans County couple arrested for child endangerment
Joseph R. Carrubba, 60, of Oakfield, died Oct. 24, 2018 at Rochester General Hospital following a lengthy illness
Drug dealer in Batavia awaits sentencing amid pending case in Maine * Batavia man charged with torturing dog, relinquishes additional animals * Biden bringing big name support to McMurray in Congressional race
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs October 30 – November 4
Roll With Faith got back to the top of her game winning the $10,400 fillies and mares Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs on Wednesday evening
Recognition Matters @ GCC
Information Sessions Scheduled November 1st at 7 p.m., and November 17th at 9 a.m.
The race will begin at 6 pm on Saturday, Oct. 27, on Harvester Avenue in front of the Richmond Mausoleum.
Genesee County Prescription Drug Take Back Day Being Held Saturday, October 27
Steven Bannon stops in Elma to stump for Collins * Police seeking Chesley’s burglar suspect * New Pediatric practice opening next week in Batavia
City wide leaf collection will begin October 29, 2018 and will continue until November 30, 2018.
Burglary at Chesley’s Auto under investigation * Alleged assault lands a Hutchins Place resident in lock up * Memorial Tribute for K-9 Destro is today
Byron-Bergen Jr./Sr. High School welcomes the public to a panel discussion about the nation-wide opioid epidemic Wednesday, November 7th
Two arrested for alleged threats in an early morning incident * LeRoy resident arrested for larceny in a sale from a social media site * Cuomo and Molinaro hold their first debate in NYC
GCC Volleyball Team Splits at WNYAC Tourney
In Runaway Bay N ($8.70) scored his sixth win of 2018
No. 6 Women’s Team Ends Regular Season with Sixth-Consecutive Clean Sheet * No. 3 Men’s Soccer Team Wraps up Regular Season with 5-1 Win
Lougazi proved to be best once again in winning the $11,000 Open Handicap trotting feature at Batavia Downs on Friday evening (Oct. 19)
Cuomo being challenged for debate between candidates * Violation in Batavia lands Alabama man in jail without bail * New York Post endorses Democrat Nate McMurray
Republican candidate for Governor calling for serious debate with Cuomo * Schumer calling on the feds to close a loophole on stretch limos * Batavia man jailed for allegedly torturing an animal and threatening police
Lyndsey Rowland from the volleyball team and Jack Sharman-Dodd from the men’s soccer team were honored
Post time for the first race Friday is at a special early time of 4:45 pm.
Collection for Winter Clothing and Food Bank Earns an Apple for All!
First impressions in first week for new City Manager in Batavia * Sex Offender in Batavia served indictment including felony charges * Tribute planned for K9 Destro
A tribute will be held Wednesday, October 24th from 3 to 7 pm at the Sheriff’s Office, Park Road, Batavia
No. 3 GCC Men’s Soccer Team Blanks Lazers
Winning never gets old and seemingly neither does the 9-year-old Kaitlyn Rae; who just keeps on winning
Batavia woman facing a litany of felony counts following arrest in Alexander * Troopers in Batavia bust a man in Bergen with a half pound of pot * State Police warn public of phone scam in Western New York
The district-wide graduation rate for the 2018 graduation year, including alternative placement and homeschooled students, is 98.8%.
A Course in the Paranormal Available at GCC’s BEST Center
The district’s next Superintendent has a starting date of November 26th
Cougar Volleyball Team Ends Regular Season with Sweep
Polls show a close congressional race locally * Batavia Downs shows interest in K-Mart site * BID director Beth Kemp has resigned
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs October 26 – November 1
K-Mart is closing its doors in Batavia * Batavia resident arrested for attacking an EMT * A number of projects pickup in the City this week
Students Can Earn 3 Credits in Just Over 4 Weeks!
October 16 – 17 from approximately 9 am to 3 pm in the areas south of Main Street and east of Jackson Street
Volleyball Team Cements Region Berth with Weekend Wins
No. 6 GCC Women’s Soccer Team Records Fourth-Consecutive Shutout * No. 3 GCC Men’s Soccer Team Records Largest Margin Win of the Season
A F F Bigdaddy continued to be a hot horse among the top class pacers at Batavia Downs as he won his second straight $11,500 Open Handicap pace on Saturday
Multiple Larcenies in Alexander land Batavians in lock up * Man found dead on the roof of the Albion Walmart * Health officials say a serious respiratory virus is spreading across New York
Man found dead by deputies on the roof of Walmart in Albion * Plea deal reached for former Sheriff’s Deputy in Wyoming County murder case * Health Department looking for dog that bit a bike rider
Rowland and Albuquerque Give Cougars Most Weekly Honors Nationally
The first Holiday Wined-Up for Hospice fundraiser on Friday, November 30th from 6-9 p.m. at Terry Hills Golf Course in Batavia, NY.
A Statement from Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia)
P.W. Minor ceases all operations * Batavia man accused of menacing with a knife * Kenmore Police Chief busted for possessing opioids
Board also accepts application for PILOT agreement to support Ellicott Station development in city of Batavia
Complaints involving the theft of articles from vehicles parked in private driveways
Allen Named GCC Swimming and Diving Head Coach * Cougar Athletes of the Week Announced
Registration Deadline, Absentee Information and Extra Office Hours
Stolen firearms from the Firing Pin land Batavia man in lock up * House fire in Byron deemed a total loss * Batavia Sex Offender jailed without bail for failing to report
There are many promotions and schedule changes at Batavia Downs over the next nine days and here is a look at the line-up
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
Roll With Faith won her fourth consecutive $10,000 Open Handicap distaff feature on Wednesday evening
Next Event Scheduled in Medina at Leonard Oaks Estate Winery
Batavia offers a piece of history at School fundraiser * Elba man receives sentence for rape conviction * Stafford man arrested for felony violation
Monday, October 22, 2018 at 6:30pm The Hole in the Wall Restaurant, 7056 Standpipe Road, Perry
Collector Talk on October 9, 2018 at 12:30 p.m. ~ Receptions on October 9, 2018 at 1 p.m. and 5 p.m.
Erin Habes to Visit GCC on October 24, 2018
FAFSA Experts, Instant College Admission and More at Visit Day!
The City of Batavia is advancing the Downtown Revitalization (DRI) Initiative to create a vibrant sustainable city that is inclusive of all ages and socioeconomic situations
Growth in the Genesee County Fair leading to expansion * Darien man facing serious prison time on child porn charges * Hawley receives high rating from taxpayer watchdog
Fresh fruit is on the menu every day at Byron-Bergen schools and, if a student chooses an apple, it likely came from Roanoke Apple Farm
“How To Get Paid Today And Not Six Months From Now” will be the subject of the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Workshop on October 17
Darien man behind bars accused of possessing child porn * 25 years for child porn producer in Livingston County * Kid Rock concert goers get aggressive and nine end up in cuffs
NYSP Troop ‘A’, Zone I, conducted a Sobriety Checkpoint in the Town of Darien, as well as a dedicated DWI patrol in Genesee County, Friday night into Saturday morning
No. 4 GCC Men’s Soccer Team Extends Win Streak to Four
No. 6 GCC Women’s Soccer Team Records Seventh Shutout Win
Lucan Hanover made it three in a row at the Downs on Saturday night after winning the $10,500 Open handicap pace in impressive style
GCC Volleyball Team Unstoppable
Half the workforce of P.W. Minor returns this morning following layoffs * Pembroke woman jailed after endangering a child on the Rez * Police look to ID suspect trying to take Tide Pods from Tops
BZ Glide went from worst to first in the $10,500 Open Handicap trotting feature at Batavia Downs on Friday afternoon (Sept. 8)
New owners announce layoffs at P.W. Minor * Jackson Primary student spurs City School officials to review procedures * DOT say agreement reached over illegal I Love New York signs
Hydrant flushing on Monday, October 1st from approximately 9 am to 3 pm in the areas south of Main Street and east of Jackson Street
Anyone with information is encouraged to call investigator James Diehl at 585-345-3000 extension 3571.
Mayor of Redfield Parkway Jim Owen provides WBTA a brief history lesson
Volleyball * Men’s/Women’s Soccer * Top National POW Honors * Cougar Athletes of the Week
Arrest made in Hamlin double homicide * Three arrested in contentious incident in Clarendon * Plans for new digs at Batavia Downs are unveiled
PETA Asks Community to Post Fliers Seeking Information on Culprit(s) Who Dumped Cat Trapped in Plastic Bin
A ceremonial ground breaking was held this morning for a 4-million dollar expansion project at the Batavia Downs.
Machin Marley won the $9,000 Open Handicap pace for fillies and mares at Batavia Downs on Wednesday evening (Sept. 26).
Announcement on state of P.W. Minor expected by the end of the day * Bills Hall of Famer expected to help break ground at Batavia Downs today * Lyndonville man arrested for DWI after violent wreck outside of Albion
By Partnering with Farmers, America’s Farmers Grow Rural Education Program Provides Rural Schools with about $2.3 Million in Grants to Enhance Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) Education
No. 4 Men’s Soccer Team Puts Together Back-to-Back Double-Digit Wins
No. 6 Women’s Soccer Team Gets Seventh-Consecutive Win
$20,000 for the Genesee County Youth Bureau and $10,000 for the City of Batavia Youth Bureau
Seven Terrifying Attractions Combine for Thrilling Haunts in 2018
Protect Children from Lead Poisoning Public Health Column
Central Avenue murderer receives 20 years to life * Carjacking with police chase and crash in the city land a Rochester resident in lock up * Jackson Ave man jailed without bail for bringing drugs to BJ’s
Zambito deemed Wilson a danger to the community and sentenced him to a minimum of 20 years in prison and a maximum of life
The Elba Central School District’s Board of Education has named three finalists for the district’s next Superintendent
A reported carjacking at the Kwik Fill on Jackson Street this morning led to a wild car chase through city streets
P.W. Minor appears to be on unsure footing * Vine Street woman busted for drugged driving * Batavia man locked up after immediately violating court order
The show is scheduled for Sunday, November 11th, 2018 at the Richard C. Call Arena in Batavia, NY.
Driver Drew Monti captured six wins on the card, including four straight from races two through five, to vault himself back into the lead for the dash driving title at Batavia Downs.
Volleyball Cougars Sweep Two Opponents in Pod Play at Erie * No. 7 Women’s Soccer Team wins Sixth Straight * No. 4 Men’s Soccer Team Notches Fourth Shutout in Last Five Starts
Tammy Conrad Wickens, Sara Barr, Scott Hemer, John Polonius and Connor Latimer were inducted into the Hall of Fame Sept. 22 at the Richard C. Call Arena.
A multitude of fans turned out in to witness of Foiled Again, the richest Standardbred of all time, compete at Batavia Downs one last time.
Buffalo wins big against Minnesota * Crash in Arcade leads to arrest for woman nearly three times over the legal limit * LeRoy Police Department is investigating a case of animal cruelty
GCC Athletics Hall Of Fame Ceremony Set for Sept. 22
Sunday, November 18, 2018 4:00 PM
Despite a heavy downpour early in the card, the track set up quickly and two lifetime and two seasonal marks were set during the evening in the NYSS races.
Vigil for Albion family members killed in Alabama * Resident with repeat DWI arrests in Wyoming County issued prison term * Van Detta Stadium receiving a grand goodbye