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  1. Sen. Ranzenhofer announces launch of free writing workshops in...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 28, 2018 | The Batavian

    This week Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer announced to breast and gynecological cancer survivors in Genesee County that the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester is offering a free, five-week writing workshop beginning on Saturday, March 3. "I commend the Breast Cancer Coalition of Rochester for sponsoring this important program, and I encourage breast and gynecologic cancer survivors in Genesee County to participate," said Ranzenhofer. five consecutive Saturdays through March 31st.


  2. Local effort begins to create police officer 'Crisis...Read the original story w/Photo

    Feb 25, 2018 | The Batavian

    Local leaders in law enforcement, fire services, mental health and other crisis intervention professionals met at the Fire Training Center on Friday to help map out what services and resources the county has available to people with mental health issues. The goal is to find ways to get people in the midst of a mental health crisis help before it becomes a law enforcement issue, and when a mental health issue does involve police officers, those officers have the training and resources to deal with it effectively.


  3. Bank robber gets 3-6 years in prison on top of term he's already servingRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 21, 2018 | The Batavian

    A 25-year-old Rochester man was sentenced in Genesee County Court today to three to six years in state prison for robbing the Bank of America branch in Batavia in July. That was the max sentence available to Judge Charles Zambito under a plea agreement for Steven R. Vega.


  4. Batavia Track wins back to back sectional titlesRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 17, 2018 | The Batavian

    Batavia High School Indoor track team won the boys and girls Section V - Class C Titles last night at Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester NY. This makes 31 sectional titles for the batavia track team and back to back indoor titles in the last two years.


  5. GCC hires new assistant dean of Admissions and RecruitmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 16, 2018 | The Batavian

    Genesee Community College is pleased to announce the appointment of Lindsay A. Gerhardt as the new assistant dean of Admissions and Recruitment. Gerhardt will be responsible for the administration of college admissions and recruitment efforts, overseeing a team of recruitment specialists who travel extensively across the Genesee, Livingston, Orleans and Wyoming County region, as well as to Rochester, Buffalo, Syracuse, New York City area, and occasionally internationally.


  6. Ranzenhofer backs 2018 Jobs and Opportunity AgendaRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 15, 2018 | The Batavian

    New York State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer has announced his support today for a broad-based 2018 Jobs and Opportunity Agenda. The plan focuses on regulatory and economic development reforms, as well as comprehensive tax relief, to help make New York more competitive and foster job growth.


  7. Law and Order: Holley woman accused of making fraudulent vehicle purchase with conspiratorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Feb 14, 2018 | The Batavian

    Linda C. Feeley , 59, of Hulberton Road, Holley, is charged with grand larceny 3rd, identify theft 1st, two counts of forgery 1st, four counts of forgery 2nd, two counts of conspiracy 4th, and four counts of conspiracy 5th. Feeley is accused of participating in a fraudulent purchase of a vehicle at 4300 Veterans Memorial Drive, Batavia, March 28. Feeley, along with her boyfriend David Gurgir and with Eric Holliday, a car salesman, allegedly conspired to complete paperwork to facilitate the transfer of a vehicle under a forged identity, namely, Feeley's mother.


  8. Law and Order: Alleged Craigslist scammer accused of possessing blunt-force weaponRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 29, 2018 | The Batavian

    Jaequele M. Tomlin , 23, of Central Avenue, Batavia, is charged with criminal possession of a weapon 3rd. Tomlin was charged as part of the ongoing investigation into a Craigslist scam .


  9. Senator Schumer pushes VA to complete land acquisition, begin national cemetery constructionRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 26, 2018 | The Batavian

    U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer on Thursday called on the U.S. Department of Veteran Affairs to complete final acquisitions for two 60-acre and 77-acre parcels in Pembroke and then swiftly act to begin construction of the New Western New York National Veterans Cemetery. Currently, the VA parcel is 132 acres devoted to a veterans' cemetery. 3 comments

  10. Dwyer Stadium lease terms transferred to NY-P as new 'owners' of Batavia MuckdogsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 22, 2018 | The Batavian

    The prospect of keeping professional baseball at Dwyer Stadium is looking brighter after the Batavia City Council unanimously passed a resolution authorizing the assignment of the Dwyer Stadium lease to the New York-Penn League and its wholly-owned subsidiary, Batavia Muckdogs, Inc. The NY-P has decided to step in and run the Short Season Class A team, which had been operated by the Rochester Red Wings for the past decade. The league ended the agreement between Rochester and the Genesee County Baseball Club, Inc., in November.


  11. Search warrant yields cache of narcotics from suspected drug dealerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 18, 2018 | The Batavian

    Jarvis D. "D" Seymore, 34, of Carthage Street, Rochester, is charged with two counts of criminal possession of a controlled substance 3rd and unlawful possession of marijuana. On Wednesday evening, Seymore's vehicle was located in the parking lot of a business on Park Road, Batavia, by the Local Drug Task Force and Seymore was served with a search warrant that had already been obtained by agents of the task force.


  12. Law and Order: Batavia man accused of possessing cache of drugs during traffic stopRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 17, 2018 | The Batavian

    Pierre Mahon Humphrey , 27, of Michigan Street, Batavia, is charged with criminal possession of a controlled substance 3rd, criminal possession of a controlled substance 4th, criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th, and unlawful possession of marijuana. Humphrey was allegedly found in possession of marijuana and narcotics during a traffic stop on Park Road, Batavia, by Deputy Travis DeMuth at 4 p.m., Tuesday.


  13. Rochester woman gets probation after pleading guilty to felony for false filing with DSSRead the original story w/Photo

    Jan 12, 2018 | The Batavian

    Christina Hietala-Johnson , age 35, of Rochester, was sentenced to five years' probation in Genesee County Court on Thursday as a result of her guilty plea last October to a felony count of offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree. In addition, Hietala-Johnson was also ordered to pay $2,245 in restitution to the Genesee County Department of Social Services, will be disqualified from receiving Food Stamp benefits and Temporary Assistance benefits, and must perform 500 hours of community service. 3 comments

  14. Cornell extension offers free workshop for adults on healthy living and weight loss Feb. 14Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Batavian

    Cornell Cooperative Extension Genesee County will host a program titled "Overfed and Undernourished" at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 14, at the Extension Center at 420 E. Main St., Batavia. This workshop for adults is free to attend, but space is limited.


  15. GCC will host Recruitment Open House for Nursing Program faculty on Jan. 24Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 5, 2018 | The Batavian

    Genesee Community College will host a Recruitment Open House for the Nursing Program from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 24, at GCC's Medical Technology Building in Batavia. At this time, GCC is recruiting for full-time positions in the fields of obstetrics, pediatrics, mental-health and medical-surgical.


  16. 'Caring for Cailyn' -- charity event for baby who had brain ...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jan 2, 2018 | The Batavian

    A fundraiser for a family whose 6-month-old daughter is recuperating from brain surgery will be held this Saturday, Jan. 6, at Sacred Heart Social Center in Batavia. It is located at 17 Sumner St. "Caring for Cailyn" will take place from 5 to 10 p.m. and feature delicious food catered by the Dibble Family Center as well as a cash bar and live music from the OHMS Band.


  17. Law and Order: Rochester man accused of assault and possessing .357 with serial number removedRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 18, 2017 | The Batavian

    Joseph J. Cavico, Jr. , 49, of Albert Street, Rochester, is charged with assault 3rd, menacing 2nd, willful defacement of a weapon, and criminal possession of a weapon. Cavico is accused of striking a victim numerous times and threatening the victim with a pistol and knife.


  18. Beers of the World owner Anthony Angotti honored by Knights of ColumbusRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 16, 2017 | The Batavian

    Angotti is the only member in New York State to receive this recognition and one of only 18 members worldwide to achieve this designation. The Star District Award goes to district deputies attaining 100 percent or more of their district's membership and insurance quotas, and, in addition, at least one of their active councils must attain one of the levels of Star Council.


  19. WNY horseman Jim Compton to receive Lifetime Achievement Award at Batavia DownsRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 11, 2017 | The Batavian

    Jim Compton has been a respected western New York horseman for over 35 years. He trained, drove and bred many horses that are still remembered at his home tracks for their competitive nature and success.


  20. Law and Order: Employee accused of stealing drugs from UMMCRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 24, 2017 | The Batavian

    Janet L. Gatley , 48, of Niagara Falls Boulevard, North Tonawanda, is charged with falsifying business records 1st, criminal possession of a controlled substance 7th, petit larceny, and violation of public health. Gatley is accused of stealing numerous controlled substances from UMMC, where she was employed.


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