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Byron Bergen Proposition For Armed Officer Voted Down
Since the Sandy Hook Elementary School shooting in December, officials in the Byron-Bergen School District worked on a proposition for the school budget that would allow an armed Genesee County Sheriff's deputy to be stationed on school grounds.
Wed May 22, 2013
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Sean Vickers Pleads Not Guilty
Sean Vickers appeared for his arraignment Wednesday in Genesee County Court. He pleaded not guilty to the charges in the indictment.
Unemployment rate improves for Genesee County, but county still has fewer jobs
Even with the opening of Alpina and the ramp up of Muller Quaker in the Genesee Valley Agri-Business Park, Genesee County lost 300 jobs year-over-year for April, according to data released by the NYS Department of Labor.
Terry Platt says he's done investing in Genesee County after...
On Tuesday, the City of Batavia Planning Board voted unanimously to disapprove Platt's proposal to convert a single family home at 316 E. Main St.
New $206 Milliion Yogurt Plant Coming To Batavia
Batavia, N.Y. - A second yogurt plant is coming to Genesee County. The Muller Quaker Dairy plant will hold a grand opening on June 3, according to Sen.
Tue May 21, 2013
Woman Rescued From House Fire In Pavilion
A house fire in Genesee County is being blamed on a misuse of electrical equipment.
Crews rescue woman from burning home
Firefighters in Genesee County were called into action late Monday night, to put out a home that was on fire and to rescue a woman who was unaware of the fire that was consuming her house.
Ella Mae Renckert
Ella Mae Renckert was called home to be among the angels on May 19, 2013 at the age of 75.
Sun May 19, 2013
Genesee Valley Pennysaver
Who Knows? - May 19, 2013
Who could use a Wurlitzer spinet piano? Who could use a cable ready, 27" console Zenith TV with attached VCR? Who could use assorted quilling supplies, paper, and books? Who could donate a working riding lawnmower to a children's summer camp? Who could donate men's ties? Who could donate an air conditioner with remote? Who could donate DVD player ... (more)
Sat May 18, 2013
Genesee ARC holds annual banquet and awards ceremony
Genesee ARC's Annual Meeting and Awards Ceremony is an opportunity to celebrate and say thank you to those who have made a difference to Genesee ARC over the past year.
6-year-old girl struck by minivan
A 6-year-old girl was flown by Mercy Flight to Children's Hospital after being hit by a minivan in Genesee County.
Fri May 17, 2013
Questions linger about legality of GCEDC's approval of COR Development tax breaks
Was the GCEDC board of director's decision to provide $1.7 million in tax abatements to COR Development legal? A Buffalo assemblyman thinks the GCEDC board violated provisions of the 2013-14 budget act, which attempts to curtail state sales tax abatments for retail projects.
Landmark Society announces winners of 4th grade drawing contest
The 2013 Awards Ceremony held on May 9, 2013 at the Richmond Memorial Library, in Batavia.
Wed May 15, 2013
Man Arrested For DWI On Lawn Mower: "I made a mistake"
Tuesday evening for Scott McKenzie, 26, began with a trip to his friend's house in Oakfield where he planned to mow the lawn.
Strong winds disrupt power for some in the county
More than 600 National Grid customers in Genesee County are with out power this afternoon, including 590 in Batavia, as high winds play havoc with trees and power lines.
Man Charged With DWI For Driving Lawnmower While Drunk
An Oakfield man is facing charges for allegedly operating a lawnmower while he was drunk.
Oakfield man arrested for DWI drugs
Genesee County Sheriff's arrested 26-year old Scott Mckenzie for driving while impaired by drugs, DWI, and unlawful possession of marihuana.
Tue May 14, 2013
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Video: The IDA chief who earns more than $200,000 a year
Steve Hyde, the head of the Genesee County Industrial Development Agency, earns more than $200,000 a year and has received bonuses in recent years, Gannett's WGRZ reported yesterday.
Mon May 13, 2013
Head Of Genesee County IDA Makes Over $200,000
Steve Hyde is the guy to go to when businesses are looking for government help or tax breaks to come to town, or expand in Genesee County.
Sun May 12, 2013
Unique Places: Le Roy Jell-O Gallery and More
You may have heard that Le Roy is birthplace to a famous dessert, but there's much more to the small Genesee County town.