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Entries for March 2015

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The Enacted 2015-16 State Budget could be good for farmers. The budget will include programs like a $1 million initiative for the Beginning Far...

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  • Darien Lake gets tax break for rides...
  • Victim of car-train accident identified...
  • Alpina serves up coffee yogurt

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Lynne Beluscio is Executive Director of the LeRoy Historical Society and has noticed womens' rights and roles change in her lifetime. A Rocheste...

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Construction of Darien Lake’s newest rides is beginning. Parts of the new thrill ride, Rolling Thunder are arriving this week. The ride is expected ...

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Registered Democrats in the City of Batavia have a shot at becoming County Coroner or holding positions with County Legislature or Council Ward. Any...

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  • LeRoy man found after five-hour search...
  • Death of Wyoming County jail inmate probed...
  • State leaders reach budget deal, no increase in minimum wage

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  • Darien Lake seeks final approval of sales tax exemption
  • West Bergen Road overpass announces repairs
  • Wal-Mart arrests for petit larceny and conspiracy

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The third annual “Hit the Books with the Batavia Muckdogs” reading program is announced. Children with a special bookmark from the program can earn ...

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Over 400 volunteers are getting ready to beautify Genesee County in the 8th Annual United Way Day of Caring. Day of Caring Co-Chair Susie Boyce call...

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A start date has been announced for repairs on the West Bergen Road overpass. Starting March 30th, a full replacement of the existing structure alon...

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  • Fire damages home in Corfu...
  • Oakfield woman arrested on felony drug charge...
  • Cars entered on Batavia's south side

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  • Suzanne Corona arrested on felony drug charge...
  • An honor for a late GCSO Deputy...
  • Home show begins tomorrow

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A new networking and incubator space is almost ready in Batavia’s MedTech Park. The Innovation Zone, as it is being called, is expected to create 10...

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The late Frank G. Bordonaro will be honored during National Police Week in May. Bordonaro passed away in July after 19 years of service with th...

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  Suzanne Corona is arrested again, but this time by members of the Genesee County Local Drug Task Force. The 45-year old is accused of selling...

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25
  • Rape charges added to Perry kidnapping suspect...
  • Orleans Co deputy will make full recovery from shooting...
  • LeRoy woman accused of stealing from Walmart while on the job

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Two Batavia teenagers are facing charges of assault and robbery. An unnamed 16 year-old allegedly struck a victim in the back of the head with a ham...

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Advanced Imaging is still in business, but looking at $1.3 million in debt. The debt, which consists of property seizures, demands for back pay, and...

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24
  • TNVR best way to control feral cats in Batavia,
  • according to UB law team...
  • Batavia teacher's union protest governor's policies

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A number of Batavia teachers protested proposals by Governor Cuomo this morning at the middle school. Batavia Teacher’s Association President, Mary ...

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  • Suspect in shooting of Orleans Co deputy had criminal record...
  • Batavia City Council to re-appoint assistant city court judge...
  • Council to be briefed on "community cats"

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22
  • A deputy is injured but the shooter is dead in a gunfight in Orleans County.
  • Snow back on the ground this morning.
  • It's Maple Week-End

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21
  • Thruway emergency roadwork to take place over the weekend.
  • 2 Tonawanda creek bridges to undergo repairs.
  • Batavia school district potentially looking for new superintendent.

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Two bridges over the Tonawanda Creek will be undergoing repairs according to a new report. The $6.5 million project will occur on Route 5 and Route 2...

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  • BCSD Superintendent finalist for post in East Rochester...
  • Hawley proposes bill to save farmers Unemployment Insurance...
  • Gov Cuomo's daughter found unconscious

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Batavia City School District is looking at a reduction in their budget in comparison to last year’s. Benefit costs to retirement systems have decrease...

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The water systems at the Holland Land Office Museum are now functional. The Museum was temporarily closed due to frozen pipes but re-opened las...

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  • A new mayor for the Village of Attica, who held the job before...
  • February, the warmest month on record?
  • Target follows Walmart to increase minimum wage

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A Batavia car parts manufacturer will be restructuring debt in order to continue operations. Chassix Holdings has accepted a deal through bankruptcy...

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Farmers have been speaking their opinion on an increased minimum wage in New York. New York State Farm Bureau President, Dean Norton says it is “mor...

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18
  • Akron man admits to hit and run death of Corfu man...
  • Drug bust on State Street...
  • Emily Helenbrook to perform again with the BPO

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An Eastman School of Music Student from Alexander will be performing with the Buffalo Philharmonic for the 6th time later this month. Emily Helenbro...

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Matthew Jurek, who was arrested for the January hit-and-run death of Francis Meldrum has plead guilty. A witness says 26-year-old Jurek got out of h...

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  • Perry man charged with kidnapping...
  • Corfu holds first formal talks about dissolving village...
  • Darien woman charged with disorderly conduct at school

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A 66-year-old Perry man is arrested after allegedly abducting a woman at gunpoint. Charles Braun is charged with 2 felonies and a misdemeanor after ...

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  • Cause probed for Attica house fire...
  • Grand Jury indicts LeRoy man for child porn...
  • Wyoming County under flood watch

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  • Flood watch issued
  • March is Developmental Disabilities Awareness Month
  • DWI checkpoints this weekend
  • Slew of arrests for possession and DWI

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George Williams, the inmate who was severely beaten by three Attica prison guards is receiving overwhelming support in the form of a fundraising campa...

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13
  • Body of woman found in Wayne County...
  • Hawley proposes tax credits for farmers against T-Way tolls...
  • Batavia Firemen try to find owner of wedding ring

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Firefighters are still looking for the owner of an unclaimed wedding ring found amid money donated in the Fill the Boot Drive six years ago. The ring ...

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Co2 cars, catapults, and… robotic tractor pulls? These are just some of the events that happened at this morning’s tech wars at GCC. Tech Wars is a...

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There’s good news for anyone seeking seasonal employment this year. Darien Lake is looking to fill 2000 open positions. The park is open from May to...

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A benefit for a local infant will be held at Falleti Ice Arena. Baby Jonah Moser was diagnosed with a brain tumor shortly after Christmas at the tende...

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  • Fog advisory for morning commute...
  • Sen. Ranzenhofer supports "Grown in New York"
  • Tech Wars waged at GCC

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10
  • Batavia city budget approved,
  • Vibrant Batavia and assistant manager survive,
  • Economic development office continued for two years

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09
The YWCA of Genesee County has received a Domestic Violence Fellowship grant valued at $75,000. This money will allow the YWCA to hire a temporar...

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09
  • City budget goes to final vote tonight...
  • Perry woman dies after tractor-trailer accident...
  • Three seniors arrested for untaxed smokes

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  • Perry woman dies from injuries in crash...
  • City Council to take final action on budget,
  • Vibrant Batavia and BDC funding on agenda

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07
  • Arrests made for possession of untaxed cigarettes
  • Genesee County needs $7 million in water infrastructure funding
  • City Manager prefers growing tax base to cutting expenses

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The popular reality TV show, American Pickers is going to be coming back to Western New York. American Pickers is based around two men loo...

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06
  • Police bust meth lab in Attica, arrest four...
  • EDC approves tax break for Darien Lake rides...
  • Perry woman seriously hurt in car crash

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A trio has been arrested for allegedly stealing from the Batavia K-Mart. Nicholas Stock and Dylan Perry of Batavia, as well as Grayson Stock of Oakfie...

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05
  • David Vickers convicted in child sex abuse case with Batavia ties...
  • Batavia man gets 15 years for robbery...
  • SUNY Geneseo frat house suspended

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05

"We are weeks away from a decision," Steve Hyde, President GCEDC

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 Minnesota Vikings quarterback, Matt Cassel is being traded to the Buffalo Bills. Along with Cassel comes an undisclosed draft pick. Cassel has p...

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A GCC student from Cooperstown has received a prestigious honor from Buffalo Niagara Sales and Marketing Executives. Abby Wilcox is an entrepreneurshi...

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  • "No unnecessary travel," Genesee Co. Sheriff...
  • Six schools operate on delayed schedule...
  • Sections of Route 63 and Route 20 closed due to accidents

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Several schools operate on two hour delay

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All this cold weather has been a factor in closing the Holland Land Office Museum for at least a week now. Museum Director, Jeff Donahue comments on t...

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03
  • Attica guards forced to resign over inmate beating...
  • Theft from Target is a suspected family affair...
  • Winter Weather Advisory posted

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Hank Stratton talks about his art and his inspiration

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The three Attica prison guards accused of severely beating an inmate have plead guilty to official misconduct, a misdemeanor, as part of their plea de...

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Here is a list of winners at the 2014 Chamber of Commerce Awards: Applied Business Systems - Business of the Year Muller Quaker Dairy - Industry of ...

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02
  • February Indeed one of the coldest in Genesee County...
  • Batavia Police continue to hunt for armed robber...
  • Schumer wants to crack down on terrorists able to buy guns

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Watch an interview with Hank Stratton and see some of his work

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  • How cold was February?
  • Two boys teams and three girls teams are still alive in the Section V Basketball
  • Two traffic stops lead to drug arrests.

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