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Land ownership dispute brought authorities to reservation
The Genesee County Sheriff's Office and State Police were on standby on Thursday on the Tonawanda Indian Reservation in Akron after threats of violence were made over a land ownership dispute.
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Rochester Business Journal
Rochester region sees job growth in March
The Rochester economy showed improvement in March, with an increase in both non-farm and private-sector jobs, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday.
Mon Apr 14, 2014
Law and Order: Woman arrested following alleged altercation on State Street
Melissa R. Piazza , 25, of State Street, Batavia, is charged with trespass, harassment 2nd and criminal mischief 4th.
Sat Apr 12, 2014
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Fri Apr 11, 2014
Mr. Batavia presents $2,200 check to Habitat for Humanity
Spencer Hubbard, 2014 Mr. Batavia, presented a $2,200 check today to Jess Tomidy, CEO of Habitat for Humanity in Genesee County.
Thu Apr 10, 2014
Byron-Bergen rallys support for bill to make Greek yogurt the state's official snack
New York has several State symbols: the sugar maple is the state tree and the state gem is a garnet.
April 26 is drug drop-off day at local law enforcement locations
Three dozen sites throughout Western New York will host a medication drop-off day on Saturday, April 26 from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. It's the largest single day drop-off in Western New York.
Tue Apr 08, 2014
The myth of the 'brain drain' in Genesee County
Erie County has been losing population in nearly all age groups going back to the 1960s, but Niagara County has had some success gaining population among adults 1990s and 2000s.
Mon Apr 07, 2014
New agri-business program announced for high school seniors
In the fall of 2014, a new program, the Agri-Business Academy, will be available to students at the Batavia Career and Technical Education Center.
Genesee IDA helps 2 firms expand in Batavia
A pair of companies with plans to expand operations in Batavia have received a series of tax breaks from the Genesee County Economic Development Center .
Fri Apr 04, 2014
Area magistrates hold annual dinner at Terry Hills
The Genesee County Magistrates Association held their Annual Banquet Dinner at Terry Hills Golf Course and Restaurant on Friday, April 04, 2014.
GCEDC board approves Koolatron and Premiere Credit projects
The Board of Directors of the Genesee County Economic Development Center approved applications for two projects at its April 3 meeting.
Thu Apr 03, 2014
Photos: 18th Annual Youth Recognition Awards
The Genesee County and City of Batavia youth boards hosted the 18th Annual Youth Recognition Banquet at Terry Hills on Thursday night.
Tue Apr 01, 2014
Wally Hinchey named chair of GCEDC board
Wally Hinchey was elected Chairman of the Board of Directors of the Genesee County Economic Development Center at the agency's March 6, 2014, meeting.
Rochester Business Journal
Dunkin' Donuts location opens in Bergen
Dunkin' Brand Group Inc. has opened a 700-square-foot Dunkin' Donuts on Clinton Street in Bergen, Genesee County.
The field that promises jobs
Why do some believe that field could one day attract tens of thousands of jobs and tens of billions of dollars in private business investment? How could that field one day compete with only a handful of sites in North America when it comes to attracting the next big Nanotechnology project? They are questions many would ask if they saw the more than ... (more)
Mon Mar 31, 2014
Albany Times Union
Probation extended for costumed crime fighter
A one-time costumed crime fighter who took a step on the wrong side of the law will spend more time on probation.
Ranzenhofer announces increase in VTL funds for local governments
State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer has announced today that the 2014-15 New York State Budget will increase Video Lottery Terminal aid by more than 27 percent to the host communities of Batavia Downs.
STAMP Funded for Genesee County, Promise of High-Tech Jobs
State lawmakers are committing $33 million in the new state budget to develop a nanotechnology park in Genesee County.
British teen finds N.y. vet's Wwii Id bracelet
A British teenager hunting for relics near a former World War II air base has found an identification bracelet lost by an American airman nearly 70 years ago.