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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 30, 2014
Wednesday, July 30, 2014 7:20 AM
  • East pembroke Fire District approves new fire hall...
  • LeRoy Fire Dept. treasurer accused of stealing $50K...
  • Batavia Police probe BB shooting at church
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Batavia Police Trying to Determine if Two Recent Robbery/Harassment Incidents are Related
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 4:29 PM

Two people reported being robbed/harassed by a trio of suspects last week in the City of Batavia.

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Police Beat: Tues., July 29
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:57 PM
  • An Attica man is accused of forging a title to a car and then trying to trade the vehicle he knowingly didn’t have ownership of, according to State Police.
  • A Wyoming County man is facing a misdemeanor charge for allegedly using “excessive discipline” on a 4-year-old.
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LeRoy Fire Dept. Treasurer Arrested on Dozens of Felonies Connected to Alleged Stolen Funds
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 1:21 PM

Dennis Snow, the LeRoy Fire Department treasurer, is charged with 46 felony counts for allegedly stealing almost $50,000 in public funds.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 29, 2014
Tuesday, July 29, 2014 7:21 AM
  • East pembroke fire districts votes on new hall...
  • Car thefts increase on Batavia's south side...
  • Bills' bids due today
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Batavia Kiwanis, Independent Living Celebrate 24th Anniversay of Americans with Disabilities Act
Monday, July 28, 2014 4:34 PM

The Inclusive Park at the Town of Batavia Kiwanis Park is a great representation of the strides the ADA has wrought in Genesee County -- making it a perfect place for the ADA picnic.

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Police Beat: Mon., July 28
Monday, July 28, 2014 1:11 PM
  • A Batavia man is facing several charges following a domestic violence incident.
  • A Genesee County Jail inmate serving an intermittent sentence is charged with promoting prison contraband.
  • A 17-year-old is facing a couple of felony charges after he allegedly broke into an impound lot, broke a car window and stole property form inside the car.
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Several Vehicle Thefts Reported in City of Batavia's South Side
Monday, July 28, 2014 1:09 PM

They've come over the last month.

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WNY Still Dealing with Flooding; Avon Hit Hard
Monday, July 28, 2014 1:06 PM

A travel advisory has been issued in Livingston County.

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Casa Del Taco in Batavia Closed
Monday, July 28, 2014 11:32 AM

It's officially out of business.

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UPDATE: Eastbound Lanes on I-90 at LeRoy Back Open
Monday, July 28, 2014 10:39 AM

Between LeRoy and Henrietta the eastbound lanes are back open as of 10:40 a.m. They were closed for more than an hour due to flooding.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 28, 2014
Monday, July 28, 2014 7:25 AM
  • Rain continues through the morning...
  • Teenager accused of breaking into police impound lot...
  • LeRoy man injured in weekend crash
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Saturday Local News
Saturday, July 26, 2014 7:22 AM
  • 6 Arrests at Keith Urban Concert...
  • Genesee County Woman indicted by Grand Jury...
  • Change in Handicapped Logos
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Mt. Morris Special Education Teacher Charged Under Leandra's Law
Friday, July 25, 2014 2:04 PM

Carolyn Garger, 48, is accused of leaving the scene of an accident and driving with a BAC more than twice the legal limit with her three children in the car.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 25, 2014
Friday, July 25, 2014 7:02 AM
  • City man gets 8 years for Robbing 7-Elevan...
  • LeRoy Police make arrest in slashing case...
  • YWCA "Pathway of Hope" restored
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'Walkway of Hope' Lights Restored at YW Thanks to Community Help
Thursday, July 24, 2014 5:11 PM

Vandals destroyed the symbolic walkway at the YWCA last weekend. Several community members stepped forward to assist the organization to put them right back into place.

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Pembroke Native to Face September Trial on Terror-Related Charges
Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:32 PM

Robert James Talbot Jr., 38 – who grew up in Pembroke -- faces up to 30 years in federal prison if convicted of all the terror-related charges against him.

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LeRoy Man Charged with Felony Counts of Criminal Sexual Act
Thursday, July 24, 2014 4:27 PM

Police say the LeRoy man was in an East Main Street apartment yesterday and, while the victim was sleeping, inflicted forcible sexual contact.

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19 Months After Alleged Assault, LeRoy Police Arrest Former Resident
Thursday, July 24, 2014 3:53 PM

The LeRoy Police Department has charged 29-year-old Kenneth Smith III with felony counts of criminal possession of weapon and first-degree assault.

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How to Prevent Black Bear Sightings Near Your Home
Thursday, July 24, 2014 1:45 PM

With several occurrences this spring and summer in Genesee County, the Department of Environmental Conservation has tips on how to keep black bears away.

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Summitt Street Closed to All Traffic Monday through Wednesday
Thursday, July 24, 2014 11:20 AM

This phase of the project includes milling and resurfacing the roadway. The work zone will be from East Main Street (Rts. 5 / 33) to North Street.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 24, 2014
Thursday, July 24, 2014 7:19 AM
  • 17 year old Pavilion boy charged with felony rape...
  • Batavia man leads police on high speed motorcycle chase...
  • Marcell Dareus wants to "earn back" trust of teammates, fans...
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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 23, 2014
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 7:22 AM
  • Deputies probe cattle rustling in LeRoy...
  • Genesee County jobless rate falls...
  • Batavia Police chief explains shooting death of dog...
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