Author: WBTA STAFF
Route 98 between 65 and 25 Walnut Street will be reduced to alternating one way traffic Monday thru Friday from 7:00 am to 3:00 pm.
Between Lewiston and Park Road will be reduced to one travel lane in each direction from 7:00 am to 4:00 pm to allow for paving of the roadway.
It was a banner night for the Batavia Muckdogs, on and “on” the field.
Batavia burglar jailed after turning himself in * Muckdogs win against Spinners and earn an award * Batavia woman arrested following a fight on Watson
The Fire Department will be flushing fire hydrants Sep 9th – 10th from approximately 9 AM to 3 PM on E. Main St., North Street and Naramore Dr.
Decision follows opposition of Alabama Town Board against expensive and intrusive roundabout construction
Genesee County Health Department offers FREE anti-rabies vaccination clinic at Pembroke Highway Department
Fall Season has Samuel Comroe, Rocky Horror Show and a Full Gallery
Troopers report a Leandra’s Law arrest in Batavia * Pennsylvania man dies in motorcycle crash in Alexander * Cuomo signs more gun reform legislation
When Labor Day started, the Batavia Muckdogs knew a win would get the team in the playoffs, but they needed help from Mahoning Valley.
The operator, Frank L. Eckart, 65 of Saegertown, PA lost control and was ejected from the motorcycle then died from his injuries on Sunday
Judge Road resident jailed for strangulation * Ross Street man accused of assault with a weapon * Brantley Gilbert Concert ends in four arrests
First-place Batavia Muckdogs fell to Auburn, 3-1 and West Virginia, who is tied with Batavia for first, lost to Mahoning Valley, 11-1.
Serious injury accident in Elba * Ross Street man jailed for assault with a weapon * Oakfield man jailed under Leandra’s Law
Nic Ready has been called the best Major League Baseball prospect on the Batavia Muckdogs roster this season.
CR Blazin Beauty moved up to the $11,000 Open II and left the field chasing her once again as she won by open lengths in track record time.
Four arrested in Pearl Street drug bust in Batavia * Batavia parolee busted for bringing drugs into jail * Cuomo sending help to Florida ahead of Hurricane
The United Way of Genesee County (UWGC) invites agencies and organizations who qualify as a 501c3 to submit their intent to apply for a UWGC’s 2020 Community Impact funding allocation (formerly known as Building Blocks).
The Batavia Muckdogs were involved in a second straight exciting extra innings game in just a 13-hour span, but came out on the losing end of a 5-4 contest Thursday.
NY Lawmakers allowed outside incomes * Inmate appears for assaulting an Officer * Batavia woman busted for buying booze in Bergen
Both fillies will be back at Batavia Downs on Saturday (Sept. 14) for the $1.8 million NYSS Night of Champions.
The Batavia Muckdogs season and first-place was down to three outs Wednesday at West Virginia as Batavia trailed 6-4 in the ninth.
Four year old boy drowns in a LeRoy swimming pool * Life sentence for convicted Murderer in Batavia * Perry mother arrested under Leandra’s Law
Hawley is joining fellow legislators in co-sponsoring a bill that will protect New York state drivers from Cuomo’s proposed $25 mandated fee
Batavia woman jailed for assault with a knife * Development in legal case against Congressman Collins * Cuomo supports increase pay for inmates
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
The Muckdogs (38-31) move 1.5 games ahead of West Virginia (36-22) and two games ahead of State College (36-33) in the race for the first place and the playoffs in the New York-Penn League Pinckney Division.
Man suffers serious burns following a Batavia fire * Lockport woman killed in Darien crash * Slipknot concert leads to eleven arrests
Women’s Soccer Starts Season with Back-to-Back Shutouts
Men’s Soccer Starts Season 2-0
Barros de Souza and Ashworth Named Genesee Athletes of the Week
City of Batavia Fire Department will be flushing / testing fire hydrants in the general area of North of Main Street and West of Bank Street.
The operator of the 2017 Buick, Shirley Bane, 68 of Lockport, NY was pronounced at the scene by the Genesee County Coroner
Batavia dropped a game to the Williamsport Crosscutters, to start a three-game home stand but retained the half-game lead of first place as West Virginia lost on Sunday as well.
Mr. Amico had a career as a builder, but he was also heavily involved in harness racing in western New York for over 55 years.
Deadly two car crash in Darien * Medina man arrested following train crash in Corfu * Tonawanda man jailed for two year old stabbing in the City
Quincy Blue Chip (Chapter Seven-Sirenuse) had a big night at Batavia Downs on Friday night (Aug. 23).
The pressure was on the Batavia Muckdogs to win and keep slim first place lead in the New York-Penn League Pinckney Division.
New Red Flag gun law now in effect * Troopers bust Rochester resident for bail jumping in Alabama * BCSD Foundation Engraved Brick deadline
The Batavia Downs is hosting a Hambletonian finalist and Dan Patch Award winner all in the same night, Saturday (Aug. 24)
Overdose Awareness Day activities are from 4 to 7:30 p.m. next Wednesday Aug. 28 at Austin Park on Jefferson Avenue in Batavia.
The “Dog Days of Summer” at Batavia Downs doesn’t only refer to the weather. It also means it’s time for the annual Genesee Feeds Wiener Dog races.
For the better part of eight innings Thursday night, the Batavia Muckdogs were in danger dropping out of first place.
Former SUNY Geneseo student accused of Sexual Abuse * Warsaw woman faces felony grand larceny * Last call to apply for council at-large seat
Eugene Jankowski Visits GCC on September 16, 2019
Friday (Aug. 23) beginning at 6 p.m., the track will feature a $35,000 guaranteed pool on the early Pick-5 wager that runs from race one to race five.
A short but select group of entrants will compete in one race for the winner’s share of the $118,800 up for grabs
Walking and Biking Enthusiasts Invited to Community Discussion
Seven players were in the New York-Penn League All-Star game Wednesday night and tonight Batavia plays at Dwyer Stadium at 7:05 p.m.
The History Club at Genesee Community College has released an exciting line-up for the Fall 2019 Historical Horizons Lecture Series.
Little Joke took it upon herself to win the $12,500 fillies and mares Open I Handicap pace at Batavia Downs on Wednesday afternoon (Aug. 21)
Former BHS Basketball star receives prison sentence * Batavia man arrested for possessing razor blade behind bars * Hutchins Street man jailed for slashing tires
Ayala was sentenced to 5 years in prison to be followed by 5 years post release supervision.
Fire hydrants will be flushed on Aug 22 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on E. Main St., State Street, Oak St., Washington Avenue and Richmond Avenue.
Residents who want to dispose of materials at the Saturday, September 14 collection in Batavia must have an appointment in order to attend
Rochester man faces indictment for Ross Street murder * Warsaw man charged with manslaughter * Woman arrested for hit and run in Wyoming County
Wednesday afternoon (Aug. 21) at 5 p.m., the track will feature a $10,000 guaranteed pool on the early Pick-5 wager that runs from race one to race five.
Monroe County resident arrested on several felony charges including Leandra’s Law after a traffic stop involving a three year old.
Late Blight was detected in Genesee County on August 16.
Genesee Soccer Teams Both in Top 10 of NJCAA Preseason Polls
The Muckdogs used a balk and a 3-run home run to hold off Mahoning Valley, 8-6 on Monday night.
Fatal motorcycle accident in Pembroke under investigation * Serrano sentenced to maximum * Crash in Byron ends in arrest for Bergen man
Black Is Back took full advantage of post one in Saturday night’s Open Handicap pace at Batavia Downs, going gate to wire in impressive fashion
Ortt in Batavia announcing run for Congress * Troopers locate vehicle in Sheldon hit and run * Construction starting on Veterans Cemetery in Pembroke
The 2019 season for the first-place Batavia Muckdogs has been a special one at Dwyer Stadium. Now, add the all-star game to the memories.
The Batavia Muckdogs lead in the New York-Penn Pickney Division is down to a half game after a 9-3 loss to West Virginia on Friday night.
Effective immediately the is a water shut down on Walnut Street from the City line to Law Street for a repair to a broken water main.
A very game Wheels A Turning overcame the weather, a slow start and a breaking horse to score a decisive victory
New forensic evidence in Wyoming County hit and run * Corfu man with protection order busted trying to buy a gun * Seven Muckdogs make all-stars
A dark colored vehicle swerved into the lawn striking both girls and killing the Australian Shepard
34 year old John R. Chasey of Dansville was pronounced deceased at the scene
71 year old David Farr is charged with Possessing a Sexual Performance by a Child
Friday night (Aug. 16) at Batavia Downs is noteworthy for two reasons
Warsaw man sentenced to prison for violent child porn * Rochester man busted for domestic on 490 in Bergen * Darien man jailed for child porn
The Downs will be hosting a panel discussion and Q & A session with players from 1969 World Champion New York Mets.
GCASA is in the process of purchasing the former Bohn’s Restaurant on Clinton Street Road to convert it to a gathering place for those in recovery
Tonight is First Responders Night as all first responders get two free tickets
Indictment issued for attack on Ellicott Street with a hammer * Three arrested at Beck Concert * Ellicott Street man behind bars for domestic incident
A Cheektowaga man was arrested for allegedly punching another patron and breaking their glasses
New Nursing Scholarship Fund and Excellence Award Established
Impaired Driving Crackdown runs August 14th – September 2nd
Standoff in LeRoy ends in arrest for a parolee * Council disappointed with Ellicott Station progress * County lawmen taking part in Labor Day Crackdown
Pups in the Park Tuesday; First Responders Night coming Thursday
LeRoy Parolee jailed for beating a woman * Irondequoit man arrested for drugs in Stafford * Family members arrested at Bryan Adams Concert
Fire crews have temporarily shut down Main between Cary Avenue and Bennett Avenue through Oakfield.
Telephone Road between Sandpit Road and Route 98 will be closed from August 13th through August 27th.
The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office is investigating an incident in the Town of Darien involving a cow intentionally being shot and killed.
Parolee in the Village of LeRoy arrested for a violent domestic/assault
This year’s figures represent the highest number of NYSPHSAA member schools recognized for their academic achievements.
Joey Pro scored another win, but this time in the top-class $12,500 Open Handicap trotting feature at the oldest lighted harness track in North America.
Batavia’s pitching staff and clutch hitting led the Muckdogs to a 5-0 shutout of Mahoning Valley Sunday
Nate McMurray announces another run for Congress * Rochester resident arrested on Bank Street * City Police alert to dangers of BB and Airsoft guns
There was minor injury reported with tons of trash strewn all over the roadway
GCC invites visual artists to submit their work for possible exhibition at GCC’s Rosalie “Roz” Steiner Art Gallery
Assemblyman Steve Hawley is to hold a series of town hall meetings throughout Monroe County on Saturday, August 24th.
The U.S. Department of Agriculture is providing a $5,900,000 loan and a $3,058,000 grant to the town of Bergen in Genesee County.
The race for the Pinckney Division lead in the New York-Penn League is getting hot as August as the Batavia Muckdogs lost and West Virginia picked up at least one win on Thursday.
Lengthy prison sentence for child porn producer in Dansville * Byron traffic stop leads to drug arrest for an Attica man * Solar farm plan struck down
The City of Batavia Republican Committee is seeking City Republicans who are interested in being considered for the Committee’s recommendation for Council At-Large.
The New York Sire Stakes 2-year-old colt and gelding trotters invaded the Downs on Wednesday and they did some damage to the record book
The Batavia Muckdogs ended a three-game losing streak with a doubleheader sweep of the Williamsport Crosscutters by identical scores of 6-3 on Wednesday night.
Mexican man busted in Warsaw faces life in prison * Hochul unveils new GLOW career program * GCASA Social Center location gains approval
Lt. Gov. Hochul backs “GLOW With Your Hands” * Town of Batavia backs GCASA Social Center * NY health insurances companies must cover mamograms
Elba onion growers received an Excellence in Integrated Pest Management Award from the New York State Integrated Pest Management Program
Contribution Is Highest Amount Given To Niagara County In 20 Years
Prosecutors drop three charges against Collins * Holley man sentenced for felony gun possession * UMMC League celebrates 50th anniversary
The annual event will be held Tuesday, August 6, at the St. Anthony’s facility on Liberty Street between 6 – 8 p.m.
The Batavia Muckdogs ran into the hottest team in the New York-Penn League on Monday, falling to the Williamsport Crosscutters, 9-3.
Deputies chase alleged drug dealer in Bergen traffic stop * Just one arrest reported at Breaking Benjamin * Batavia has a new Assistant City Manager
Byron-Bergen High School named 2019 Best High School by U.S. News & World Report
The two suspects have been contacted and rectified the situation.
Despite the loss, the Muckdogs (29-20) still have a four game lead in the New York Penn-League Pinckney Division
Hutchins St. landlord accused of choking tenant * Darien woman arrested over twice the legal limit * Sen. Schumer calls for vote on a gun control bill
It will be a homecoming of sorts for Akron, New York native Chris Oakes when he brings two powerful members of his now Wilkes-Barre, PA based stable to Batavia Downs on Sunday
The five-game win streak for the first place Batavia Muckdogs is intact thanks to another clutch performance from Nic Ready.
The event will be held next Tuesday August 6, 2019 from 5:30pm to 8pm at Bullard Park, Albion
Oakfield man arrested for Endangerment after overdose * Man arrested for taping child at Kingdom Bound * 17 arrested at the Dierks Bentley
Agency also accepts application from Wendt Propane
Second straight year Batavia is represented in the Hall
The Muckdogs defeated the Tri City ValleyCats, 4-1 to sweep all three games of the series on the road.
Men’s Soccer Releases 2019 Schedule
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
The grant was awarded through the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services’ Head Start Projects Program
Man arrested for taping a child at Kingdom Bound * City man arrested for impersonating police * Beach at Darien Lakes State Park shut down for E. coli
Women’s Soccer Releases 2019 Slate
It was a total team effort in the top tier races at Batavia Downs on Wednesday (July 31)
It is the third straight win for the first place Muckdogs who are 27-18.
APD hope to ID armed suspects after releasing video * Huffing in Batavia lands a Warsaw man in lock-up * Cuomo’s campaign on firearm restriction
Albion PD is continuing to investigate the attempted robbery that occurred at the Crosby’s North convenience store
Representatives from Batavia Downs have announced that Michele Ladd, the Founder of National Veteran Resources, will be bringing their 32ft wrapped RV to the Tanya Tucker Concert this Friday, August 2nd at Batavia Downs.
Tuesday night, the Muckdogs won not only a close game, but a game that was stopped because of rain after six innings.
Jury finds Richard Hanes guilty of murder * Dansville community mourns the loss of four teens * Two new gun laws signed by Cuomo
The first week of live racing at Batavia Downs produced some very impressive numbers for betting and attendance, showing a dramatic spike over last year.
These items were recovered during the investigation of a rash of larcenies from vehicles,
Liberty Street murder case nears end * Attempted armed robbery in Albion * Former Darien town judge running for Congress
Two suspects entered the store and displayed a handgun and demanded money from store employees.
Batavia at 25-18 holds a two-game lead over 22-19 West Virginia in the Pinckney Division
Fatal skydiving accident in Perry * Defense witnesses to testify in Liberty Street murder trial * Police seeking assistance in rollover on Liberty Street
The Batavia Muckdogs dropped a tough home game to Williamsport, 5-3 Friday night.
Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr. is pleased to announce the 2nd Annual Genesee County Sheriff’s Office Teen Academy Graduating Class
Alleged sex abuse of minors at Darien Lake * 2nd Annual Genesee County Sheriff’s Office Teen Academy * Muckdogs fall to Crosscutters
Batavia Downs Staff Member part of Winning Conference Competition Team
The LeRoy Women of the Moose are providing 8 scholarships.
Effective, July 29, 2019, there will be a single lane closure on Creek Road
Batavia is now in first place at 24-16 and West Virginia is 21-17, taking 2-of-3 from the Muckdogs.
The bricks will be located in front of the weight room and will be a “River Red” color.
Buffalo man jailed for sex abuse at Six Flags * Testimony continues in Liberty Street murder trial * Engraved bricks offered at VanDetta Stadium
Two home runs were not enough on Wednesday for Batavia as they fell to the West Virginia Black Bears, 8-2.
Wyoming County Sheriff reports the death of an inmate * Details in Liberty Street murder trial emerge * Octogenarian arrested for slugging roommate
The Muckdogs (24-14) are back in a battle with Lowell (23-12) for the best overall record in the league.
Homecoming ceremony honors a local War Hero * Greece resident busted with multiple drugs in a Byron traffic stop * Cuomo signs revenge porn law
Batavia Downs will celebrate their opening night of the 2019 live racing season on Wednesday (July 24)
Batavia (23-14) is in first place in the New York-Penn League Pinckney Division.
Thirty Three arrested at Whiz Khalifa Concert * David Bellavia will be honored in Batavia today * New York becomes first state to ban cat declawing
The 73rd season of live harness racing at Batavia Downs gets underway on Wednesday (July 24), runs through Saturday (Dec. 14)
The Muckdogs ended a 3-game win streak with a 5-4 loss to Mahoning Valley on Sunday.
LeRoy resident arrested after attempting to fight with a Deputy * Guests left stranded on Darien Lake ferris wheel * Muckdogs split series with Mahoning Valley
TENTS, MISTING STATIONS, 2 FOR 1 WATER AMONG MEASURES TAKEN Press Release: BATAVIA – In anticipation of the high temperatures forecasted for Western New York, Batavia Downs Gaming has announced […]
Programs are popping up and dropping off locally to beat the heat as an Excessive Heat Warning goes into effect this weekend. The National Weather Service has issued a Heat […]
Youth program cancellations are occurring due to the high heat index in Western New York. The Ricky Palermo annual soccer clinic scheduled for tomorrow is canceled due to the dangerous […]
Batavia (19-12) hosts the Auburn Doubledays at 7:05 p.m. tonight at Dwyer Stadium.
Registration for the annual “Dachshund Dash” wiener dog races begins today and will remain open until entry capacity is met.
All residents are welcome to attend to discuss local issues and to express any questions or concerns they might have.
Cuomo signs Farm Laborers Fair Practices Act * Pair in Stafford busted for pot growing operation * Six injured in a two car crash in Darien
Campaign fund infusion hints at another run for Congressman Collins * Rochester man ID’d after being found near Point Breeze * ICE raids in Orleans County
31 year old Edward R. Bancroft has been located and is in police custody.
Reynolds returns to Batavia with two home runs in Muckdogs win over Lowell, 8-6
Ross Street resident behind bars for threats with a phony pistol * Larceny in Batavia lands a Bergen man in lock-up for drugs * Peaceful rally planned in Batavia
Shared lane markings are high-visibility pavement markings that help position bicyclists within the travel lane.
Batavia returns home from road trip in first place; late HR lifts State College to win
Troopers search for suspect possibly in Wyoming County * Push for Bellavia to run for congress * Upgrades continue at the Genesee County Airport
Milton Smith II went 5-for-6 to up his average to .423 on the season.
GCEDC to consider incentives for million dollar expansion in Batavia * East Main Street man busted for drug dealing * Deputies looking into abuse of kitten
Genesee Women’s Lacrosse Signs Lauren Diegert to Letter Of Intent
Jack Strunc had another strong game for the Muckdogs on defense and with a hit and a run on offense.
Warsaw man killed in Pavilion crash * North Street resident jailed without bail for alleged assault * Batavia man in lock-up after drunk driving accident
Hitting, pitching lead first-place Batavia Muckdogs to 4-1 win
Batavia man locked-up for burglary after being banned from Walmart * LeRoy PD arrest parolee for string of larcenies * Bank street woman busted for “shooting up”
Annual STOP-DWI Night at the Ballpark on Wednesday, July 17th at Dwyer Stadium. The first 200 youth under 16 can get in free to the event.
Horseman should be advised this is the last call to turn in a stall application for the upcoming 2019 Championship summer/fall meet.
Suspected vehicle thief in LeRoy is behind bars * House fire on Hutchins Street lands two in the hospital * Batavia man lands in lock-up for Walmart burglary
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
Vehicle thefts continue in LeRoy * Funds flow in for renovations at ARC facility * Troopers announce statewide crack down for July 4th holiday
Thefts have now apparently evolved into actual thefts of the vehicle when the keys are left inside
35 year old Joseph Ruise of North Clinton Street Rochester was arrested on multiple counts of Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance
City Police bust two for drug dealing in Batavia * Holley woman arrested in Batavia for repeatedly providing false ID * Rochester man arrested for roughing up middle schooler in Batavia
Fatal two car accident in Alabama * Assault in Pembroke leads to arrest for an Alabama resident * Family of five displaced after a house fire in Perry
Genesee County Sheriff William A. Sheron, Jr. and his staff were honored for having achieved reaccreditation of the Sheriff’s Civil Office and the County 9-1-1 Emergency Services Dispatch Center from the New York State Sheriffs’ Association
Genesee County Sheriff’s Office K-9, Frankie, and Deputy Christopher Erion Graduate from Niagara Regional Police Service K-9 Academy
New top dog in Genesee County Law Enforcement * Water interruption on Vine Street in Batavia * Medina man arrested for striking a woman in the face in Batavia
David Bellavia inducted into the hall of heroes * Disturbance on the Rez leads to arrest * LeRoy women’s death under investigation after crash in Pavilion
LeRoy woman’s death under Investigation after crash in Pavilion * Local primary results are in * Bellavia adorned with Medal of Honor
Primary Elections today * Batavia’s David Bellavia is being honored in Washington, DC today * Proposal for SRO in Batavia to be considered by Council
“Cytocybernetics is paving the way for researchers to study the reaction our major organs have with pharmaceutical drugs,” – Collins.
His owner said Giovanni had been found wondering around inside the Jackson Elementary School.
Child saved from drowning in Bethany * Two rescued out of an overturned canoe in the Tonawanda Creek * Charges pending in a one car rollover
Marijuana Decriminalization in NYS * Guilty plea from man accused of menacing police with a BB gun * Warsaw man busted for huffing in Batavia
“Despite the calls to be one unified state and the promise that Upstate would not be overlooked, this session had a disproportionately negative affect on Upstate’s economy and way of life.” – Ranzenhofer
Collins announced that the Letchworth Gateway Villages and the Rural Outreach Center will receive technical assistance provided by the USDA’s initiative called Rural Economic Development Innovation.
Dansville man sentenced for dealing meth * Darien Center man pleads guilty to child porn charge * Incident with screwdriver in Stafford ends in arrest
Genesee County Clerk Michael Cianfrini has serious concerns in regards to the recent passage of the “Green Light Bill” in New York
The OCSDA feels that it is unfortunately compelled to clear up some of the disheartening false accusations that are being spread about its members.
Interim superintendent announced for BCS * Stafford Burglary leads to arrest for Rochester resident * Illegal firearm lands Walnut Street man in lock up
Genesee Athletes Collect Spring Recognition
Leading WNY harness racing driver Drew Monti is heading to Massachusetts to become a regular in the driving colony at Plainridge Park.
Threats at Medina School land Batavia man in lock-up * Grief counseling for Albion Students following the death of a classmate * Batavia Police seek assistance in identifying suspected burglars
Gaming Commission Investigators Fully Satisfied with How Program is Executed
One of the passengers was pronounced at the scene, Brennan M. Moody, 17 of Kent, NY.
“World War II veterans, ‘The Greatest Generation’ are an elite and special group and it is important to frequently recognize and cherish their role in defending America’s freedom,” Hawley
The LeRoy Police Department wishes to remind all citizens to lock their vehicles when not in use, especially during the overnight hours.
The New York State Senate passed the “Green Light Bill.” State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer (R-C-I, Amherst) voted against it.
The Police Department wishes to welcome Officer Miah Stevens and Officer Peter Post, Jr. to the Department.
Accused Buffalo Burglar in Batavia jailed without bail * Local Drug Task Force takes down an accused drug dealer * “Green Light Bill” signed by Cuomo
“Statements from Judicial Campaign Regarding Political Issues are Inappropriate” Erica O’Donnell – Chair, City of Batavia Democratic Committee
Sheriff’s Employees urge support for Rogers’ effort to be elected Batavia’s next Full-Time City Court Judge
After weather delays last week, the paving work along Naramore Drive will continue on Monday, June 17, 2019 from 7 AM until 5 PM.
Indictment on rape and kidnapping counts against a Batavia Man * Cheektowaga man arrested for hitting a women in Darien * Albion woman busted for DWAI in Elba
Illegal immigrant in Warsaw takes plea deal on drug and immigration charges * Police identify suspicious man who approached young girls in LeRoy * Collins Recognizes Batavia Man as His ‘Veteran of the Month’
LOCAL HEALTH OFFICIALS APPLAUD GOVERNOR, ASSEMBLY AND SENATE PASSAGE OF CRITICAL PUBLIC HEALTH POLICY STRENGTHENING IMMUNIZATION RATES IN SCHOOLS BY REPEALING NON-MEDICAL EXEMPTIONS FROM VACCINATIONS
Religious exemption for vaccines abolished in NY * Judge provides little leniency for a convicted burglar * Fight at Thruway toll in Batavia ends in arrest for two
New jobs in Batavia with a company’s Million Dollar investment * Orleans County man facing drug and sex abuse charges * Hawley blasts Green Light Bill
Batavia’s highly decorated vet shares is war story * Holland Ave woman busted for trying to withdraw from someone’s bank account * Bank Street resident charged in wheelchair incident
Local Veteran David Bellavia shares his war story that earned him a Medal of Honor
Ground Force Fights & Batavia Downs Gaming Formally Invite Justin Beiber and Tom Cruise to Settle Their Differences at Throwdown at the Downs 2.0
City Council supports Pride Parade with little objection * Drug Task Force busts a Rochester resident for crack cocaine sales * Batavia woman arrested for shoplifting with kids
Resurfacing Clinton Park, Fordham Drive, Eugene Street and Holmes Avenue – Postponed until Wednesday June 12th. Naramore Drive paving on TUESDAY, JUNE 11 from 7 AM to 5 PM
Batavia City Council President, retired Batavia Police Lieutenant, and competitive shooter Eugene Jankowski Jr. recently announced his strong endorsement of Judge Durin Rogers for City Court Judge.
Suspicious man on LeRoy school grounds under investigation * Batavia man arrested for forcibly touching a co-worker * Threats to lawmen ends in arrest in Batavia
David Bellavia to receive our nation’s highest honor * Inmate held without bail for clogging a toilet * Fill The Boot campaign stomps past fundraising goal
Market is open Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 am to 4 pm and on Fridays some venders will be sticking around until 5 pm
City offers its condolences to victims, thanks those who responded, and commits to decisive action
City responds to recent rash of criminal activity * Stafford home left uninhabitable after fire * IJC says record-high water levels may have peaked on Lake Ontario
“Disaster Preparedness” will be the subject of the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce’s Small Business Workshop on June 13.
Hawley proudly celebrated Dairy Day in Albany, along with colleagues from both sides of the aisle, activists, advocates and farmers from around the state.
“This is a dangerous proposal that diminishes the responsibility and efforts of those here legally to play by the rules, obey our laws and obtain a driver’s license.” – Hawley
Suspect pulls apparent handgun on Police as heroic citizen steps-in * Holley man accused of dealing fatal drug doses to a Clarendon man * Batavia woman charged with endangerment
Potential child abduction from a Batavia Church * Ellicott Street man jailed for repeated family offences * City residents arrested for fighting and public lewdness
Genesee’s Anderson Heading to Rutgers
“We had a productive meeting today in Albany in order find a solution to the uncontrollable flooding of Lake Ontario,” Hawley
Genesee County Department of Social Services’ Commissioner David Rumsey and Former Commissioner Eileen Kirkpatrick endorse Judge Rogers
Two car crash in Batavia lands two in the hospital * Ellicott Street man assaulted at his home * Pair found with stolen items, drugs and a weapon in Pavilion
Ham Road, between Knowlesville Road and Gorton Road will be closed for a bridge replacement
Alecia Hinkson Signs LOI with Genesee Volleyball and Softball
Deputies bust a young pair of alleged thieves found sleeping with stolen items in Pavilion.
The Batavia Police Department is investigating the assault of Mark E. Collier.
Ross Street murder suspect slated for court today * Choking and child endangerment ends in arrest for a Batavia man * Burglary in Batavia leads to lock up for an Oak Street man
Report of stabbing on Ross Street with suspect in custody * Batavia man busted for fentanyl sale in the City * Hawley requests shoreline funding
“The lake levels are a foot and a half higher than they were last year at this time…” – Hawley
Batavia Man pleads guilty to gun charge in federal court * Hawley requests shoreline funding from Cuomo * New dean appointment announced at GCC
June 3, 2019 thru JUNE 28, 2019
U.S. Air Force Reserve Airman 1st Class James Cullen graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
Plea deal for former star athlete in Batavia turned burglar * Liberty Street man arrested for destroying property * County Jail Research Committee recommends 200-bed facility
Cuomo announces run for a fourth term as Governor * Troopers investigate a bus fire in Wyoming County * State Police net three arrests in shoplifting complaint
GCC women’s soccer team and head coach Jeff Reyngoudt will be hosting their player and team development camps throughout the summer.
Triple fatal accident in Wyoming County remains under investigation. * Accident in Batavia leads to drug arrest for a Corfu resident * Lakeshore Flood Warning
Fatal crash in Wyoming County ends with three dead and one arrest * Six busted at Chris Young Concert * Troopers in Warsaw report holiday enforcement
Wanted Niagara County man may be in Batavia * Two drug arrests during NET detail traffic stop in Batavia * Youth Detective Rich Schauf Retires
Crime Stoppers Buffalo is offering a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of Shane Hescox.
“Nevertheless, on this Memorial Day I want to extend a special salute to our fallen soldiers and all of our nation’s gold star families. As a nation, we must never forget their extraordinary service and patriotism.” – Hawley
Deadline approaches to register for upcoming primaries * Batavia Man receives probation and weekends for sex crimes against a child * Walnut Street resident busted for burglaries in Batavia
A Severe Thunderstorm Watch remains in effect until 200 PM EDT for western New York.
Primary Election Registration Absentee Deadlines, and Jurisdictions of Local Primaries
Be prepared to seek shelter if thunderstorms approach.
Missing Indian Falls man found safe * Perry man accused of child sexual abuse * Batavia man jailed for Harassment and obstruction of breathing
U.S. Air Force Airman 1st Class Chelsey M. Selapack & U.S. Air Force Airman Matthew J. Roach graduated from basic military training at Joint Base San Antonio-Lackland, San Antonio, Texas.
There are 419 volunteers mostly donning black t-shirts working at 39 sites around the county
Search continues for a missing Indian Falls man * School budgets for the coming year have passed * Byron man busted for burglary
Albion Correctional Officer accused of sex abuse of inmates * State of Emergency for counties along Lake Ontario * Hawley Joins call for tax relief legislation for volunteer first responders
Former owner/operator of Hawley Farms in Batavia was one of the first legislators to sign onto the Assembly Minority’s letter requesting public hearings on unionization
Orleans County has declared a state of emergency along with the towns of Carlton and Yates due to the rising water levels.
Troop A will hold their annual Memorial Day Ceremony on Tuesday, May 21, 2019
Symposium on Brain Health: Marijuana: The Public Health Perspective
Assemblyman Hawley proudly announced that the US Senate confirmed former Assemblywoman Jane Corwin along with Lance Yohe and Robert Sisson as commissioners of the IJC.
Batavia Sex Offender arrested for failing to report * Sun has set on this chapter of Sunny’s Restaurant in Batavia
Race for NY-27 may have a few more familiar conservative contenders * Batavia man arrested for imprisonment * Warsaw man pleads guilty to possession of child porn
Candidate for city court judge gains two top endorsements * State Street man jailed for drug sales in the city * Batavia Honor Student to sit on Congress of Future Medical Leaders
“Under current law, the H-2A visa program does not help our struggling dairy farms, who live in constant fear of losing their workforce,” said Congressman Collins.
Hawley welcomed seventy middle school students from Kendall to the Capitol Tuesday for a tour and discussion of the legislative process
Ferran Martinez to Swim at Saint Peters
Orleans County man pleads guilty to drug and weapons charges * Sheriff explains “Red Flag Law” to SCOPE members * Batavia sports bar named in statewide underage drinking crackdown
Explore and enjoy the outdoors this Saturday May 18th at the Genesee County Park & Forest!
Unsecured firearms lead to felony for a Wyoming County Man * Seasonal Deputies wanted for the upcoming summer concert series * New stadium on track for Blue Devils football season
Crash in LeRoy claims the life of a Monroe County woman * Warsaw man busted for drunk driving in Pembroke * A state seat belt law could be about to change
Heather Wilder and Peter Kleinhans hired as on-air personalities for the New York Sire Stakes Night of Champions on Saturday Sept. 14th
The second episode of Batavia’s Best Businesses with Nici Johnson featuring The Eli Fish Brewing Co.
Long time western New York harness horseman John P. Cummings Sr. passed away on Saturday (May 11) after a lengthy illness.
Dozens of active suspensions land a Central Ave man in lock-up * Repeated violation lands a Batavia man behind bars * State lawmakers to vote on bill that would expand sports gambling
Cougars Split Regular Season Finale; Heads to Region III Playoffs
Richard G. Ensman Jr., of Rochester, New York, passed away on May 9, 2019 having served Genesee Community College with great distinction since 1990.
GCC community mourns loss of a top administrator * Perry woman behind bars for allegedly throwing a child into a wall * Person indicted for using a box cutter in an alleged assault in Batavia
The 21st Annual Batavia Rotary Club High School Tournament will take place Saturday at Dwyer Stadium.
The Genesee County Chamber of Commerce is hosting its first-ever Speed Networking event on May 15.
Rick Ensman, the Director of Development and External Affairs for 29 years, passed away this morning
District residents to decide on City Schools Budget * State Street resident busted for bringing drugs into jail * Alleged threats with a weapon lead to arrest for a Thorpe Street man
Genesee County will hold a Public Information Session regarding the Jail Construction Project on Thursday, May 16th at 5pm at the Old County Courthouse Chambers, 7 Main Street, Batavia.
This change is in response to the high volume of traffic we have experienced in the mornings with customers seeking to complete their transactions before work.
Batavia man indicted on felony counts for three year old burglaries * Wyoming County Man jailed for alleged assault * State lawmakers have struck a deal involving cameras on school buses
The Sheriff’s Office asks that you do not approach these people and that you call (585) 343-5000 with information that may assist in locating the suspects.
The Department of Planning will hold a series of public meetings to present and gather comments on the draft revisions to the Smart Growth Plan.
Congressman Chris Collins (NY-27) recognized former U.S. Army Air Corps Sergeant Daniel Gill of Livonia, NY as his office’s May ‘Veteran of the Month.’
Woman who provided weapon in Central Ave shooting takes plea deal * Maple Street man jailed for drugs and paraphernalia * Unattended children leads to arrest for a Batavia woman
Two couples in LeRoy arrested for Endangering Children and Possessing Pot
Accused burglar in Batavia adds two more counts * Batavia resident turns himself in on sex abuse charge * Albion PD and FBI investigate threatening Facebook post
Attorney for Antwan Odom claims his client acted in self-defense * Man accused attempted murder in Batavia, found mentally incapable of assisting his own defense * Accident on Francis Road in Bethany ends in arrest for a Wyoming man
5th GAIN Loan in Genesee County also approved by Board for New York Craft Malt
Genesee Picks Up Sophomore Day Win over Jefferson
“Instead of incentivizing legal immigration, Albany is once again creating a magnet for outright lawlessness,” – Hawley
Alexander Town Clerk arrested under Election Law * Two Rochester men jailed for Batavia Cycle Center theft * Bethany Woman arrested under Leandra’s Law
House Fire in LeRoy sparked by smoking in bed * Liberty Street man in lock up for conspiring to smuggle drugs into jail * Rochester resident behind bars for driving on drugs and in possession
Board also to consider GAIN Loan for New York Craft Malt
Come meet Batavia City Court Judge Durin Rogers
Two GCC Students Receive SUNY Chancellor’s Awards in Excellence in Albany
One suspect sought following pursuit of ATV’s in Batavia * Fire in LeRoy reported this morning with injuries * State lawmakers have passed legislation to ban toxic toys
Any registered voter residing in the Batavia City School District is eligible to vote.
Invites members of the public to share concerns and ideas
One car crash in Stafford claims the life of an East Bethany Man * GCSO release latest round of wanted suspects * State lawmakers look to close so-called loophole in vaccination laws
The Sheriff’s Office asks that you do not approach these people and that you call (585) 343-5000 with information that may assist in locating the suspects.
Second suspect arrested in LeRoy burglary investigation * Accused Batavia Burglar is behind bars * Prison contraband lands a Montclair Ave woman in lock-up
Former CO from Batavia sentenced to jail for sex abuse * Possible ban on dog sales from NY puppy mills * Annual prescription drug take back Saturday
Infant death investigation lands an Albion man in lock-up * NYC woman jailed for Promoting Prison Contraband in Attica * Robbery in Oakfield under investigation by Troopers in Batavia
Arby’s robber found guilty by a Grand Jury in Batavia * Batavia man behind bars for harassment * Hawley calling for constituents to shoot down “Safe Storage” bill
“I urge everyone who supports youth marksmanship and the Second Amendment to call or write the governor immediately!” Hawley
The Kiwanis Club of Batavia, Genesee County Bar Association, and the Genesee County Magistrates & Court Clerks Association Announce the Recipients of the 2019 Law Day Observance & Criminal Justice Awards
The District thinks globally in newly-adopted Mission/Values/Vision Statement
The first ever Harvester Crawl to be held on Thursday, May 2, 2019
“Making time in prison easier has become the platform of New York’s big-city progressive politicians,” Hawley said.
Former Batavia resident sentenced to jail for animal abuse * BPD want a new police K-9 * City expected to reject bids for roof repair to the City Centre
Jonathan Signs Letter of Intent with Genesee Softball
Chestnut Street man jailed for drug use and choking * Vine Street woman in lock up for knife assault * Batavia man convicted of viewing child porn in public arrested for trespassing
Chiodo and Kams Named Genesee Athletes of the Week
Multivehicle crash on Thruway in Batavia * LeRoy resident busted for drunk driving in Batavia * Thomas Ave man arrested over twice the legal limit
GCSO Release latest list of wanted suspects * Batavia man busted for stealing tools from his employer * Two face charges for stealing smokes with a small child
The Sheriff’s Office asks that you do not approach these people and that you call (585) 343-5000 with information that may assist in locating the suspects.
Genesee Rolls on Sophomore Day
Cougars Comeback Falls Short; Erie Sweeps Genesee
Batavia new store hours are Monday – Friday 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., Saturday 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. and Sunday 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Genesee County Board of Elections consider increase in cyber security * Stabbing in Batavia lands a Rochester resident behind bars * CountryMax is now open in Batavia
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