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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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Pavilion Boy, 17, Charged with First-Degree Felony Rape
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 5:13 PM

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office reports that, following an investigation, the 17-year-old allegedly had forcible sexual intercourse with a 17-year-old female acquaintance.

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Police Chase Involving Motorcycle Leads to Drug Charges
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:42 PM

The high-speed chase yesterday afternoon started on Lewiston Road in the Town of Batavia and ended in the Town of Alabama.

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Wyoming Co. Woman Accused of Driving Under Influence of Drugs in Batavia
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:02 PM

The Cowlesville resident is also accused of driving with two children in car and without a court-ordered ignition interlock device.

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Rep. Collins: Genesee County Airport to Receive $630,000 in Federal Funds
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 2:00 PM

The funds will go to the construction of approximately 700 linear feet of taxi lane to provide access to the new T-hangar area.

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Definitive Agreements Approved for UMMC to Join Rochester Regional Health System
Wednesday, July 23, 2014 1:58 PM

Rochester General has been providing services for UMMC for several years, but the agreement to become affiliates now appears complete.

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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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Pembroke Teen, Rochester Man Accused of Selling Heroin, Crack Cocaine in Batavia
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 6:01 PM

They are facing felony charges in unrelated investigations.

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Batavia Officials Proud of Reduction in Physical Altercations at High School, Seek to Form Committee to Continue Progress
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 5:50 PM

Due to working with police, the number of fights went from 19 in 2012-13 to three in 2013-14.

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Chief: 'Use of Force was Appropriate' in Fatal Shooting of Aggressive Dog
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 5:26 PM

The chief said an officer, responding to call for a barking dog initially before the aggressive pit bull got loose, was protecting himself.

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Sheriff's Office: Livestock Stolen from Town of LeRoy Farm
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 5:06 PM

Yet another local farm -- not far from the first -- reported the theft of hay and a milk replacer which is believed to be connected to the theft of 14 bull calves.

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Nominees sought for 2014 Le Royan of the Year
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 3:13 PM

Applications are due by Aug. 19.

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Genesee ARC Announces ARC/Lullo Memorial Golf, Tennis & Bocce Tournament Results
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 12:02 PM

Funds raised in the tournament benefit Genesee ARC’s programs and services for people with disabilities in our community.

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'Pathway to Hope' Lights Destoyed by Vandals at YWCA
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 11:53 AM

Executive Director Jeanne Walton calls it a "deliberate act" to "make a statement."

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 22, 2014
Tuesday, July 22, 2014 7:40 AM
  • Batavia man gets 10 years for choking ex-wife...
  • Cuomo has huge lead over GOP challenger...
  • Wegman's recalls fruit and pastries
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Batavia Morning News Summary: Jul 21, 2014
Monday, July 21, 2014 7:21 AM
  • Four charged with church breakins...
  • Fire erupts at Corfu scrap yard...
  • Construction begins on Route 5 in LeRoy.
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