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  • Houseknechts reacquire vending company
  • Corfu Man arrested for threatening girlfriend with kitchen knife
  • Water Main to be repaired on Bank Street
  • Cuomo loses former backer

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Loose Ends was sold to a Massachusetts company almost six years ago, but now brothers John and Tom are rebranding.

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The Utica-area man is convicted of beating Brockport student, 17-year-old Alexandra Kogut, to death in Sept. 2012.

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  • VA Cemetery will be located in Pembroke...
  • Water District approved for Town of Batavia...
  • City of Batavia wins International award

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They involve the city's Strategic Plan, as well as the Child Safety Seat coordinator for the fire department.

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Now local veterans can have a resting place close to home.

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Residents and town officials say it will be more convenient, safe and cost-effective.

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  • Dashawn Butler indicted for State St. shooting...
  • Deliberations likely to begin today in in trial of Clayton Whittemore...
  • Watch for bear in Batavia

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While many host families carry over from year-to-year, there is a constant need for housing the boys of summer.

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They involve the surrounding areas of Center Street and Meadowcrest Drive.

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Troop A Commissioner Major Michael Cerretto says it's important to honor the deceased and support the State Police family.

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Bear sightings are rare in the city, so officers remind the public to secure away trash and bird feeders.

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Remains could date back to the 1940's or 1950's

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  • Police look for suspect in domestic violence case...
  • City of Batavia exceeds its budget for legal fees...
  • Looking for a little red Corvette

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Judge Robert Noonan granted an injunction in the Town of LeRoy’s case that the campground broke zoning code.

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Anyone with information is asked to contact State Police: 344-3311.

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Edward Loper, 26, is at large following a domestic violence incident Friday morning on West Main Street.

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  • Perry man charged with Aggravated Family Offense
  • Perry woman charged with Leandra's Law violation

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Jamie Carney, who served two tours in the Middle East, expectedly died this weekend. Now his family, unprepared emotionally and financially for a funeral, are grieving and "lost."

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  • Byron Firemen miss parade to guard potential chemical spill...
  • Batavia City Council meets tonight...
  • Neighbors arrested in Alexander feud

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  • Batavia Memorial Day Parade to Honor All Who Serve Our Country
  • Local Politicians Commemorate Memorial Day
  • Stafford Resident Inducted into NYS Senate Veterans' Hall of Fame

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The Grand Marshall is John Balbick, who former councilman Bob Bialkowski says fought in the Battle of the Bulge.

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It's one of 18 discussions statewide for Albany lawmakers to hear from local law enforcement and treament organizations to combat soaring heroin overdoses.

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The Stafford resident is honored at the state capitol.

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Assemblyman Steve Hawley and Senator Michael Ranzenhofer dedicate Rt. 98 as the Genesee-Orleans Veterans Memorial Highway and Rep. Chris Collins introduces Care for our Heroes Act.

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It happened at around 3 a.m. at the intersection of Ellicott and Cedar Streets. About 60 gallons of diesel fuel spilled, though it was contained.

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  • Fine weather forecast for Holiday weekend...
  • A drug arrest in Stafford
  • DUI  charges placed following Pembroke Accident

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The budget increases expenses by 1.65 percent over last year's $38.07 million budget.

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Genesee Community College is bracing for proposed legislation that would change how counties pay for residents to attend out-of-the-county community colleges.

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  • A former Batavia resident and level 3 sex offender will go to trial again in July on new child sex abuse charges.
  • Governor Andrew Cuomo is again reaching into Western New York for his running mate. 
  • The planned sale of the Buffalo Bills appears to be moving forward quickly. 

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He announced the former congresswoman will run as Lt. Gov. this fall.

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Sean Vickers, 44, formerly of Batavia and a level 3 sex offender, turned down a plea deal in Genesee County Court today as the cutoff passed.

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  • A LeRoy man is accusing of resisting arrested and brandishing a knife against police.
  • A Batavia woman with active arrest warrants is arrested on drug charges after a traffic stop.

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  • School budgets approved in three county region...
  • Lawsuits try to shut down LeRoy concert venue...
  • Unemployment rate dips considerably

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Due to a prior conviction, it carries a sentence of 15 to 40 years in prison.

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New Yorkers pay more than the national average for energy costs, she says, and combined with a very cold winter, families need relief.

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29,000 people were employed in the county last month and in April 2013, but data released today from the state labor department indicates 5,000 fewer people are unemployed.

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It might be the first time in a long time Genesee County residents have broken out the outdoor barbecue, so here are some safety reminders.

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A couple and the Town have sued Frost Ridge Campground.

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  • School budgets and BOE Elections today...
  • Assistant Wyoming Co. D-A fired
  • Fire in a Livingston County prison injures nine...

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Wearing a seat belt may seem obvious, but in 2011, an average of four motorists a month not strapped in in the county were injured severely enough to require hospitalization.

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There were no serious injuries.

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Marshall Kelly, 33, of Attica, is facing two misdemeanor charges in the ongoing investigation into a domestic violence incident.

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  • A Batavia woman is charged with endangering the welfare of a child.
  • A Watson Street man is facing charges after an alleged domestic violence incident.
  • An Attica man is facing a felony DWI charge after driving his ATV on a public highway.

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  • Medina HS student arrested for making terrorist threats...
  • Woman who supplied Webster ambush guns sentenced today...
  • Schumer: students should be allowed to refi college debt

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  • Dedication ceremonies for the Genesee County War Memorial.
  • It will be another cool day today.
  • It's Graduation Day at GCC.

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  • Seneca Nation Drops Rochester Casino Plans
  • Warsaw Man charged with Scheme to Defraud
  • Possible Batavia Bills Stadium Proposal
  • Final Procedural Hurdle Cleared for WNY Veterans Cemetery

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He says the Indian Falls Road, Pembroke, location is the "favorite" of three proposed and he expects a decision on a site location "very soon."

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There's been excitement over a proposal from a local developer; but what does it mean right now?

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Anthony Hare, 38, is charged with petiti larceny and scheme to defraud.

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The Seneca Nation has backed out of a Henrietta casino, but said it could come back up again in the future.

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Jeffrey Muntz, 31, killed when car runs off Podunk Rd. in Shelby

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  • Fatal accident in Orleans County...
  • Batavia teenager indicted for rape...
  • Senecas drop plans for Henrietta casino

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Terrel Goodson, 25, was sentenced in county court Thursday to 15-years-to-life in prison.

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It stood at 6.7 percent.

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It will be very helpful for the families of GCC's nearly 100 international students.

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Joseph A. Saraceni, 17, of Batavia is named in an eight-count indictment including four felony charges.

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  • An East Avenue man is jailed following a domestic violence incident
  • A Tracy Avenue man is accused of stealing a neighbor's electricity

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  • Flash Flood Watch continues,
  • Tonawanda Creek at Batavia well below flood stage...
  • LeRoy man is victim of weekend stabbing, his brother is charged

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The National Weather Service in Buffalo forecasts a severe thunderstorm capable of producing quarter-sized hail with winds exceeding 60 miles per hour.

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The victim from last weekend's incident is identified as Davis Gross, 23, of LeRoy. He's listed in satisfactory condition after suffering multiple stab wounds.

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For individuals serviced by the Genesee ARC, giving back at the Day of Caring is a way to thank the community.

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It's in effect from 2 o'clock Wednesday afternoon through 2 p.m. Friday.

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More than 300 volunteers are hard at work at 40 sites across the county this late morning, helping to improve our community.

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  • United way Day of caring in Genesee County...
  • Vine Street woman charged in stabbing...
  • Livingston County cracks down on welfare cheats

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Sheriff Christopher Moss, 46, has been a vocal opponent of the SAFE Act.

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For those who couldn't miss work to head out to volunteer sites for the day, there are still some ways to contribute to the 7th annual volunteer event.

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  • City Councill approves labor contract with DPW...
  • UMMC recognized as Center for Excellence for joint replacement...
  • Trial begins for man accused of killing Brockport co-ed

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The contract covers 35 employees of the Public Works Department. The union has been working without a contract for the past two years.

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The unidentified suspect has been taken into custody and will also be charged with possession of drug paraphernalia.

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  • Byron man accused of stabbing fellow camper...
  • More than 100 animals removed from Alden home...
  • Batavia City Council holds business meeting tonight

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For the second straight day, the Buffalo Bills made a significant impact. After the Bills traded their first round pick this year and their first rou...

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  • Genesee County Fair Organizers Look to Enhance Entertainment
  • Local students Celebrate Mass with Buffalo Diocese Bishop
  • ‘Stamp Out Hunger’ Today

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Bishop Richard Malone says he doesn't venture to Batavia often but enjoys anytime he can get out of the office to experience Catholic schools.

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There will be more vendors, rides open longer and a monster truck show plus more to support the fair in this agricultural county.

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The department is asking for the public's help.

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Leave out nonperishable food items at your mailbox and a postal worker will deliver them to local food pantries.

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She was jailed on $30,000 cash bail.

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  • City of Batavia least financially "stressed"
  • National Fuel ordered to freeze rates...
  • Bills players to wear patch honoring Ralph Wilson

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The state’s Public Service Commission found that rates were higher than necessary in many cases.

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It rated a '0' but that's actually a good thing...

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Two nonprofits in this small community are working together to hold their annual awards ceremonies Saturday.

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The Muckdogs open their 2014 home schedule on Saturday, June 14 vs. the Auburn Doubledays at 7:05 p.m.

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About 60 parcels of land will no longer be on well water once the project is complete.

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  • Truck rollover on I-90 near LeRoy...
  • Inmates arrested at Attica and Wyoming Correctional...
  • Duffy will not run again for Lieutenant Gov

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A company representative told the Town of Batavia Planning Board that bringing this type of business could help attract other food processors.

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Grant will support programming in Genesee, Orleans & Wyoming counties.

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Even approving a bill by fourth graders with a lot of hard work behind it can be at issue in the capital.

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  • Batavia man pleads not guilty to assaulting deputy...
  • Richmond Memorial Library budget approved...
  • State hires California Company to scout new Bills stadium site

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The new monument honors Genesee County natives who died serving their country in 20th Century conflicts.

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High taxes and the high cost of living are the major reasons why New York is in 50th place.

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Kassandra Funk, 21, of Bergen, is charged with felony DWI and Leaving the Scene of a Property Damage Accident.

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Mark Maltese, 43, is accused of armed robberies at the Best Western and Days Inn in Batavia and the Oakfield 7-Eleven.

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  • Middleport woman sentenced for stealing $500K from Medina Memorial...
  • SUNY Geneseo student found dead in fraternity house...
  • Downs sets a record for Derby wagering

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Now, officials say, stroke patients can be treated right in their own backyard when treatment for stroke depends on being quick.

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Saturday’s Kentucky Derby resulted in almost $2.2 million in wagers.

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City of Batavia School District voters will be asked to approve a library budget which increases its total tax levy by $19,441.

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Bishop Richard Malone will celebrate mass at St. Joseph’s at 11 a.m. with the students of St. Joe’s and Notre Dame.

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The department is mourning the loss of Deputy Carrie Merrick.

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Now both teen runaways reported missing last Monday have been returned to their guardians.

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The 27th District representative says it will allow people to “pray within their communities as they see fit.”

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Alex Davis, 20, of Victor, Ontario County was found dead in an off-campus house Sunday.

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  • Still more vandalism at Elmwood Cemetery...
  • Mercy Flight helicopter looses door in flight...
  • Basom man leaves car on the 18th fairway, gets DWI

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  • More damage at Elmwood Cemetery.
  • It will be cloudy today with some rain likely.
  • It may be known soon who will own the Buffalo Bills

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  • Batavia City Court hands down 7 indictments
  • Genesee County Grand Jury issues 3 indictments
  • GCC Student raises money to visit 11 countries in 11 months

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  • Corfu man is accused of dragging a deputy with his car...
  • Bergen woman is charged with stealing $7,000 from 7-Eleven...
  • Pair accused of possessing cocaine in Town of Bergen...

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Originally scheduled for Saturday May 10, chairman Tom Turnbull reports it is cancelled this year and will not be made up this season.

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  • Corfu man gets 10 years for child porn...
  • BPD investigates rookie service weapon discharge...
  • Batavia Kiwanis recognizes local lawmen

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Interested students encouraged to apply early as space is filling up.

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It's the first of what the team hopes is many clinics designed to significantly lessen the chances a female athlete will tear her ACL, and it's right in our backyard...

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  • Medina newspaper to publish final edition...
  • Results of Drug Drop-off Day...
  • City of Batavia looking for volunteers

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