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City Continues to Seek Nominations
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 5:14 PM

How to nominate for: Community  Volunteer of the Year, Homeowner of the Year and Business of the Year

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Several Batavia residents on Police Blotter
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 11:30 AM

31 year old Brenden Mullen, 24 year old Tyler Price and 23 year old Jerald Shuler all of Batavia were all arrested for various alleged crimes.

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The Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center at UMMC recognized with National Award for Clinical Excellence
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 10:30 AM

The Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine Center achieved outstanding clinical outcomes for 12 consecutive months, including patient satisfaction higher than 92 percent, and a wound healing rate of at least 91 percent in less than 31 median days.

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BPD: Assistant Chief of Police Promotion
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:25 AM

Effective February 19, 2017 Todd Crossett was promoted to Assistant Chief of Police for the Department.

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Batavia Morning News: Feb 22, 2017
Wednesday, February 22, 2017 7:08 AM
  • Bergen Man shot by coyote hunter.
  • Batavia man accused of striking blind students.
  • Charges of child endangerment facing two Brooklyn Ave residents.
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Canisteo man receives sentence for sex crime committed at Darien Lake
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 12:26 PM

Shorts was sentenced to 10 years’ probation in Steuben County and was issued an order of protection for the victim.

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Eichenfild, LLC to Launch MöbileSchlägen Kickstarter campaign
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 9:07 AM

MöbileSchlägen, the world’s first portable nail-hammering game is now available for purchase exclusively through Kickstarter Campaign.

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Batavia Morning News: Feb 21, 2017
Tuesday, February 21, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Charges filed against a Perry woman for repeatedly lying to law enforcement.
  • Pavilion resident behind bars after allegedly running someone off the road.
  • Sheriff’s Office seeking public’s assistance in identifying shoplifting suspects
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Warsaw man accused of possessing child porn in addition to sex abuse charges
Monday, February 20, 2017 11:06 AM

During his arrest a search warrant was executed in which several computers and cellphones were seized which allegedly contained child porn.

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LeRoy resident locked up for possessing stolen vehicle
Monday, February 20, 2017 9:52 AM

During the investigation it was alleged that Hogan unlawfully possessed the stolen vehicle as he was driving it in the Village then abandoning it at the Genesee Street location.

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Batavia Morning News: Feb 20, 2017
Monday, February 20, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Two charged in Letchworth drowning deaths.
  • An elderly Alabama resident accused of sex offense.
  • Polly wants a ladder.
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WBTA Sunday News: Feb 19, 2017
Sunday, February 19, 2017 7:46 AM
  • Deputy of the Year from Genesee County
  • Attica mom arrested for endangering her children
  • Toy transgendered doll unveiled in  NYC
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Genesee County Lawman is Deputy of the Year
Saturday, February 18, 2017 6:43 AM

Selection Committee chair:   “Deputy Parker put his life on the line to save the life of another. 

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Saturday Morning News: Feb 18, 2017
Saturday, February 18, 2017 6:32 AM
  • An Attica mother jailed for endangering children in deplorable conditions.
  • Second Lamagna brother receives sentence.
  • School forum with focus on Future of Van Detta Stadium.
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Campus Center Hosting Narcan Training and Indian Arts Project
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:18 PM

Seats for the Narcan training will be limited and those interested in attending should call 585-798-1688 for reservations.

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A Springwater man locked up for assaulting an infant
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:12 PM

Sackett is accused of assaulting a 22 week old child causing multiple skull fractures and broken ribs.

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A hot air furnace malfunction deemed cause of apartment building fire in Perry
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:11 PM

Two families a total of 6 individuals from the two apartments were displaces and are being assisted by Red Cross.

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Judge shows leniency in sentencing second Lamagna brother
Friday, February 17, 2017 12:08 PM

Scott was sentenced to a determinate sentence of 3 and a half years in prison with 3 years of post-release supervision along with a one year sentence for coercion that will be served concurrently.

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GCC Spring Open House Showcases Offered Programs and Campus Construction Progress
Friday, February 17, 2017 11:09 AM

GCC is introducing a new student success coaching model to its campus community.

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Hawley Condemns $8.1 Million spent on 'I Love NY' Signs
Friday, February 17, 2017 11:05 AM

“This is a perfect example of the wasteful spending that comes out of Gov. Cuomo’s Administration,” said Hawley.

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Batavia Morning News: Feb 17, 2017
Friday, February 17, 2017 7:12 AM
  • A number of people displaced following house fires in the area.
  • Two Albion traffic stops lead to three drug arrests.
  • Grim discovery in basement of former pet store in Batavia, causes a stir on social media.
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Can K-9 Cops be Retrained if Pot is Legalized?
Thursday, February 16, 2017 3:29 PM

Present K-9's will likely be retired if recreational marijuana is made legal

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Visitor restrictions at UMMC due to Flu concerns
Thursday, February 16, 2017 12:34 PM

To help reduce further transmission of influenza and/or other infectious diseases, Rochester Regional Health is instituting the following restrictions for hospital visitors at United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia.

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Annual Fine Arts Exhibit Coming to Rosalie "Roz" Steiner Art Gallery
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:52 AM

The exhibit will be on display in the Roz Steiner Art Gallery March 1st through March 31, 2017.

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Celebrate Agriculture Dinner Tickets Still Available
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:46 AM

For ticket information contact the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce at 585-343-7440 x 1027 or chamber@geneseeny.com.

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Livonia woman locked up for using a dead man’s credit card.
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:41 AM

She is accused of using a Community Bank debit card stolen from an elderly male victim who died in January of this year.

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Two Avon residents picked up on drug charges following a crash
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:39 AM

28 year old Michael Schrader and 26 year old Chelsea Dalcin both of Avon were arrested for drug related charges.

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Bronx resident busted for shoplifting at K-Mart in Batavia
Thursday, February 16, 2017 11:37 AM

21 year old Odanis Betances was arrested for Petit Larceny following investigation into a shoplifting complaint at K-Mart.

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Batavia Morning News: Feb 16, 2017
Thursday, February 16, 2017 7:16 AM
  • LeRoy Teen now facing two counts of Rape.
  • West Main Street resident behind bars following a foot chase in Batavia.
  • Batavia teenager charged for assault for breaking an inmate’s leg.
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