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Hawley Announces New $21 Million Dormitory Project Slated for the College at Brockport
Monday, March 27, 2017 5:07 PM

Hawley announced that The College at Brockport will be receiving a new 256-bed dormitory on its campus with construction expected to commence this May and be completed sometime next summer.

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Alexander man sentenced to prison for DWI in Wyoming County
Monday, March 27, 2017 3:37 PM

44 year old Robert Geandreau of Seward Road in Alexander was sentenced last week to one to three years in prison for a D Felony count of Driving While Intoxicated.

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Governor Cuomo directs flags to Half-Staff for Fallen Soldier from Dansville
Monday, March 27, 2017 2:11 PM

In honor of U.S. Air Force Staff Sgt. Alexandria Mae Morrow, a native of Dansville, who died in Southwest Asia on Wednesday, March 22.

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Batavia Police Department is trading sub machine guns for assault rifles
Monday, March 27, 2017 1:58 PM

The department is planning on making a clean trade with the Firing Pin in Bergen, where they will be getting rid of four sub machine guns and receiving four MK 18 assault rifles.

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William F. Brown Jr. scholarship applications are due by May 1st
Monday, March 27, 2017 1:02 PM

The deadline for Genesee County graduating seniors wishing to apply for the William F. Brown Jr. Memorial Scholarship, sponsored by The Jerome Foundation, is May 1.

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Batavia Morning News: Mar 27, 2017
Monday, March 27, 2017 7:11 AM
  • Batavia woman charged with Grand Larceny...
  • Renewed talk of a new Police facility in Batavia...
  • Common Core testing today
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WBTA Sunday March 26 2017
Sunday, March 26, 2017 9:23 AM
  • Man fights with police
  • Teacher jailed
  • Kibbi Ave. women arrested
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Congressman Chris Collins Statement on the American Health Care Act
Saturday, March 25, 2017 6:26 AM

“I am extremely disappointed with today’s result,” said Congressman Chris Collins.

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Saturday Morning News: Mar 25, 2017
Saturday, March 25, 2017 6:21 AM
  • Illegal Immigrant jailed for slashing a woman’s neck in Batavia.
  • Former Christian School teacher gets three year sentence for sex act with 16 year old.
  • Medina man dies following devastating crash in Alabama.
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Immigrant in Batavia jailed without bail after allegedly slashing woman’s neck
Friday, March 24, 2017 3:44 PM

Officers found a female victim with a laceration to her neck inside the apartment and she told officers the culprit was also still in the residence armed with the knife he used to attack her.

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Batavia man picked up for DWI, BAC twice the legal limit
Friday, March 24, 2017 2:28 PM

He recorded .17 percent Blood Alcohol Content after submitting a breathalyzer test, over twice the legal limit.

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Ontario County man receives sentence in Genesee for sex act with 16 year old
Friday, March 24, 2017 2:13 PM

29 year old Daniel Brown pled guilty to Criminal Sexual Act in December for having a sexual affair with a 16 year old girl from Genesee County.

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Orleans County man dies from injuries in three vehicle crash in Alabama
Friday, March 24, 2017 2:05 PM

81 year old Purcil Buzard of Shelby succumbed to his injuries shortly before 5 p.m. last evening at Strong Memorial Hospital, according to State Police.

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Kitchen Fire reported in Byron
Friday, March 24, 2017 1:24 PM

Dispatcher reported flames were showing at 6199 Walkers Corner Road in Byron.

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Byron-Bergen honors newest members of school’s National Junior Honor Society
Friday, March 24, 2017 1:08 PM

Twenty-five students from the Byron-Bergen Jr./Sr. High School were inducted as new members of the National Junior Honor Society on March 22.

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Homeschool Families Invited to GCC Medina Campus
Friday, March 24, 2017 1:06 PM

Informational Session Set for April 24, 2017.

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GCC's Historical Horizons Lecture Series Offers Three More Spring Dates
Friday, March 24, 2017 1:03 PM

The remaining spring 2017 lineup for the Historical Horizons Lecture series brings a different dynamic speaker focused on topics regarding historical events, people, places and topics that continue to impact our world today.

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Batavia Morning News: Mar 24, 2017
Friday, March 24, 2017 7:42 AM
  • Western Region OTB Stands By Their Prez...
  • City Hall makes temporary mall roof repair...
  • Two arrested for Swan St. home invasion
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NYS Police: Three vehicle collision with serious injuries in Alabama
Thursday, March 23, 2017 3:41 PM

The operator of the Mercury, Donna L. Wolter, 69 suffered head injuries and the passenger, Purcil E. Buzard, 81 both of Medina, NY sustained severe injuries and was taken by Mercy Flight to Strong Memorial Hospital.

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Caledonia woman jailed for prostitution
Thursday, March 23, 2017 3:22 PM

Undercover operations performed by Task Force members led to the allegations of prostitution over the past several weeks.

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Hawley Defends 2nd Amendment, Hunters at Sportsmen's Day
Thursday, March 23, 2017 3:16 PM

“I have always prided myself as being an outdoorsman and advocate for the Second Amendment,” Hawley said.

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BPD: Swan Street Home Invasion
Thursday, March 23, 2017 2:46 PM

22 year old Kolton Cotter of Eagle Harbor Road in Albion and 19 year old Andrew Morris of Main St. in Attica were jailed without bail.

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Two busted on drug charges in Bergen traffic stop
Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:20 PM

Morford was charged with Criminally Using Drug Paraphernalia and Bradford was charged with Unlawful Possession of Marijuana.

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Livingston County Sheriff’s Office K9 Vader to get body armor
Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:07 PM

K9 Vader is a 3 year old Belgian Malinois certified in patrol, tracking and narcotics detection. He is handled by Sergeant Chad Draper.

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The Future Creativity, Inspiration for All
Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:03 PM

GCC's Fourth Annual Creativity Conference set for April 18th.

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Stone Row Returns to GCC for Final Show
Thursday, March 23, 2017 1:00 PM

Band's Visit Ends 12-Year Run.

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Gov. Cuomo: $35.7 Million in Devastating cuts to Nursing Homes in Congressman Collins' District if Ryan/Collins/Faso Health Care Repeal is Passed
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:58 PM

New Department of Health Analysis Shows That Repeal of Affordable Care Act Would Result in $35.7 Million in Cuts for 34 Nursing Homes in 27th Congressional District.

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Lackawanna man arrested on warrants for assault in Alabama
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:54 PM

41 year old David Piechowicz was arrested on Shanks Road in Basom by the US Marshall’s Warrant Task Force on Town of Alabama warrants.

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Chimney Fire in Java causes $15,000 of damage
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:53 PM

Fire crews managed to keep the fire contained to the wall around the chimney on the first and second floors of the residence.

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Two seriously injured in crash on Route 77 in Alabama
Thursday, March 23, 2017 12:26 PM

The two occupants had to be extracted from the Mercury Sedan and were said to be seriously and another very seriously injured.

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Batavia Morning News: Mar 23, 2017
Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:49 AM
  • Batavia man indicted for attempted murder...
  • WNY State Senator indicted for Election Law violations...
  • Batavia Police foil home invasion on Swan St.
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Cuomo: Collins' bill would "devaste NY healthcare system"
Thursday, March 23, 2017 7:21 AM

Governor says passage of GOP healthcare plan protects only the wealthy, would result in 26-percent tax increase on middle class

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Collins: "Governor Cuomo in Complete Meltdown over Plan to Force State to Take Responsibility for Medicaid Spending"
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 4:34 PM

"It’s absolutely disgusting the Governor would threaten the middle class with a tax increase, while holding a $14 billion taxpayer funded slush fund in his back pocket.”- Congressman Chris Collins.

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Batavia woman jailed for providing drugs to inmates
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 4:23 PM

Jacobs was taken into custody at court for allegedly violating a previous release agreement and apparently brought Suboxone into the jail.

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Demand drives local auto repair shop back into the towing business
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 4:14 PM

L&L Transmission in Batavia has re-opened it’s doors once again to L&L Towing.

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Batavia High School students continue tongue and cheek tradition for a cause of their choice
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 3:38 PM

Half of the proceeds from the upcoming Mr. Batavia pageant will go to the winner’s charity of choice with another quarter going to the charities of the next two runners up.

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Town Republican Committee seeking candidates
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:42 PM

If you would like more information please contact the Chairman, Steve Hawley at shawley@smhawley.com  or Committee Secretary, Kathy Jasinski, at 762-8239.

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Give blood with the Red Cross during National Volunteer Month
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:39 PM

The American Red Cross encourages eligible donors to give blood during National Volunteer Month this April.

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NY Farm Bureau: Coalition asks Gov. Cuomo to Fund Farm to Food Bank Bill
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:19 PM

The bill would encourage greater donations of fresh, local food to New Yorkers in need across the state.

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Fate of St. Joseph's Lawn Fete is official
Wednesday, March 22, 2017 1:09 PM

St. Joseph’s Lawn Fete, a 60 year tradition in Batavia which hosted a carnival, parade and car raffle was cancelled.

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