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Batavia man who cooked his cat alive pleads guilty in county court
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 5:07 PM

Annovi accepted a plea deal which would cap his sentence at 5 years’ probation with a possible 6 months incarceration.

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Batavia City School supporters create a new foundation to make a great school district even greater
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 4:37 PM

Superintendent Chris Daily said with support from the foundation and community members, the Batavia City School District could move from one of the best in the region to one of the best nation-wide.

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Elderly motorcyclist who lost her life in Thruway crash identified
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 4:29 PM

76 year old Judith Drook of Marion Indiana succumbed to her injuries from a motorcycle accident in the Erie County Medical Center last Thursday.

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National Grid Donates $12,500 towards hunger relief efforts in WNY
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 2:11 PM

September is Hunger Action Month.

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Run for the ACORNS 2016 – The Best Event Yet!
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:38 PM

5k/10k Trail Run/Walk At Genesee County Park & Forest.

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Several reports of Harassment with physical contact in Batavia
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:30 PM

18 year old Dylan Snyder of Attica and 50 year old Cheryl Lyons of Batavia were both charged with second degree harassment.

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Ellicott Street man attempts to hide from officers following absence in court appearance
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:27 PM

Vanbortle was arrested on a City Court Arrest Warrant for Failure to appear after being served an appearance ticket for a separate charge on September 11th.

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Bank Street man charged in a bold beer burglary in Batavia
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:26 PM

Martinez allegedly committed the crime after being told he was not allowed back on the property.

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Alexander Volleyball Booster Club hosting 5th annual fundraiser
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:25 PM

This year’s event benefits a local chapter of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.

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Two behind bars for damaging golf carts in Livingston County
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 1:18 PM

The damage to the carts alone was estimated at $14,667.

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 27, 2016
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 7:25 AM
  • Money stolen from fundraiser for LeRoy cancer patient...
  • Smoke shop robber gets five years in prison...
  • Jet makes emergency landing in Buffalo
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Money Taken from Fundraiser
Tuesday, September 27, 2016 7:16 AM

$6,000 taken from event for LeRoy man stricken with cancer

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Two Mumford residents arrested for burglary in Avon
Monday, September 26, 2016 2:18 PM

24 year old Joshua Liming and 23 year old Amanda Donoghue both of Mumford where implicated following investigation into a burglary that occurred at a Town of Avon residence.

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Local Town Hall Voter Registration Announcement
Monday, September 26, 2016 1:08 PM

The designated days for these two local registrations will be Saturday October 8, 2016 from 12:00 PM – 4:00 PM and Saturday October 15, 2016 from 2:00 PM – 9:00 PM.

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One vehicle accident in Java leads to charges for Kenmore man
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:59 PM

 LaFornara was arrested for DWI and failure to Keep Right after failing roadside sobriety tests.
 

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Wyoming County woman arrested after driving into a pond in Java
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:57 PM

According to authorities, after Bumbacher was evaluated and had signed off on medical treatment, officers conducted an interview with her in which they observed signs of alcohol impairment.

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Level one sex offender arrested after failing to register in Livingston County
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:54 PM

Martinez had a registered address in the Town of Ossian but was located at an address in the Village of Canaseraga where he had apparently moved to sometime in early August.

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Genesee County Sheriff’s Office seeks public assistance into case of battery bandits
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:52 PM

The Sheriff’s Office encourages anyone with information to contact them at (585) 343–5000.

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Reward offered for one of America’s Most Wanted men with possible ties to Western New York
Monday, September 26, 2016 12:48 PM

The U.S. Marshals have offered a $2,500 reward for information leading to the arrest of 30 year old Jihad Amir Ramadan, who also goes by Justin Faustin.

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 26, 2016
Monday, September 26, 2016 7:17 AM
  • Three people die in Erie Co mid air plane crash...
  • Schumer: improvements needed in emergency alert system...
  • New York highways ranked among worst in nation
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WBTA Sunday News for Seprember 25th 2016
Sunday, September 25, 2016 9:22 AM
  • State seek witness to accident
  • DWI put man in jail
  • Car designer's kin in Batavia
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WBTA News for Saturday September 24 2016
Saturday, September 24, 2016 7:40 AM
  • Women die in crash
  • Car designer's children visit Batavia
  • Man charged in rollover
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OIS: Veteran organization that’s aiming to serve its own
Friday, September 23, 2016 5:38 PM

For more information on Operation Injured Soldier you can visit www.injuredsoldiers.org or message Edward Spence on Facebook.

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Livonia man arrested on Felony DWI following a one vehicle roll over
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:53 PM

Bell sustained non-life threatening injuries and was taken to Strong Hospital where he was treated and released.

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Report of a pedestrian struck by a vehicle in Livonia
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:42 PM

Investigation into the incident is ongoing and currently no charges have been filed.

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City receives GFOA's Budget Presentation Award
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:34 PM

The award represents a significant achievement by the entity.  It reflects the commitment of the governing body and staff to meeting the highest principles of government budgeting

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Woodcarving, Waterfowl, and 100 Years of Wild Bird Conservation At Genesee County Park & Forest
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:23 PM

Take in a FREE program and celebrate 100 years of wild bird conservation and the Federal Duck Stamp with Woodcarving and Waterfowl this Saturday.

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Almond man busted on drug charge after a citizen's report of erratic driving
Friday, September 23, 2016 4:16 PM

Dobson was charged with Operating a Motor Vehicle While Ability Impaired by Drugs and also issued a traffic ticket. 

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Several concert goers rounded up at the Jason Aldean concert at Darien Lake
Friday, September 23, 2016 1:01 PM

All three were given appearance tickets for October 111th.  A Canadian man arrested for DWI after the concert was given an appearance ticket for Oct. 18th.

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Woman succumbs to her injuries following a motorcycle crash in Batavia
Friday, September 23, 2016 12:56 PM

Police are waiting to notify family members before they release the woman's identity.

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 23, 2016
Friday, September 23, 2016 7:38 AM
  • Bombshell corruption case hits close to home for Cuomo...
  • Batavia Downs hopes to open new hotel by Oct 15th...
  • Mt Morris police chief reportedly intervenes in DWI case
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The Mental Health Association of Genesee and Orleans Counties is seeking a new executive director
Thursday, September 22, 2016 4:27 PM

The search for a new director has begun while Michele Sformo the assistant executive director serves as interim executive director.

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As voter registration deadline looms closer, election officials prepare for big local turnout in Genesee
Thursday, September 22, 2016 4:24 PM

Siebert encourages those wishing to vote to ensure they register by the deadline October 14th.

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Local dog slated for execution receives chance to be redeemed
Thursday, September 22, 2016 2:52 PM

She must be evaluated by a dog behavioral specialist to determine that she can indeed be redeemed.
 

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Four busted for drugs by Operation Safe Interstate
Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:09 PM

All four occupants of the vehicle were charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance.

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Hamlin man turns himself in after hit and run seriously injuries young girl
Thursday, September 22, 2016 1:01 PM

Her family members later reported that she suffered a broken femur, shattered pelvis, a lacerated spleen and would not walk for around three months.

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Dansville man arrested after argument over parking spot turns criminal
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:59 PM

Carnes is accused of intentionally scratching a vehicle after a dispute over a parking spot.

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NYS Police seeking public assistance with top ten most wanted
Thursday, September 22, 2016 12:58 PM

Matthews is wanted by State Police and Batavia Court after failure to appear in court in August of 2014 on a charge of petit larceny. 

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Batavia Morning News: Sep 22, 2016
Thursday, September 22, 2016 7:23 AM
  • Mt. Morris police chief suspended without pay...
  • Driver seriously injured in Bergen crash...
  • First retail store opens inside Batavia Downs
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Batavia Morning News: Sep 21, 2016
Wednesday, September 21, 2016 7:18 AM
  • Former BMS teacher pleads to lessor charge in sexting case...
  • Genesee County has one of the lowest jobless rates in NYS...
  • Batavia's K-mart to remain open
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