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  1. RPD officer from Batavia recovering from gunshot woundRead the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | The Batavian

    A former Batavia High School student, a 2000 graduate, who joined the Marines and then returned to Western New York to become a Rochester police officer, is home with his family tonight, recovering from a wound sustained from a gunshot near his face. Jeremy Nash was driving when a gunshot came flying into an unmarked patrol car on North Street near Clifford Avenue.


  2. RPD officer from Batavia recovering from gun shot woundRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | The Batavian

    A former Batavia High School student, a 2000 graduate, who joined the Marines and then returned to Western New York to become a Rochester police officer, is home with his family tonight, recovering from a wound sustained from a gunshot near his face. Jeremy Nash was driving when a gunshot came flying into an unmarked patrol car on North Street near Clifford Avenue. 1 comment

  3. Eleven arrests made at Zac Brown concert on SundayRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Batavian

    The following people were arrested by the Genesee County Sheriff's Office during the Zac Brown Band Concert at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center on Sunday: A 17-year-old , of Sunset Court, Hamburg, is charged with trespass and disorderly conduct after allegedly reentering the concert venue after being ejected and told not to return and then causing a disturbance as he exited the venue. Jacob was arraigned in Darien Court and remanded to jail in lieu of $250.00 bail. 3 comments

  4. Three people charged with receiving benefits unlawfully by GC Department of Social ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 15 | The Batavian

    Christina Hietala-Johnson , 35, formerly of Batavia, now residing on Alphonse Street in Rochester, has been charged with two counts of offering a false instrument for filing in the first degree and one count of grand larceny in the fourth degree. The charges stem from falsified SNAP applications submitted to the Genesee County Department of Social Services by Hietala-Johnson in March and August of 2016. 3 comments

  5. GCC trustees approve $50 tuition increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 14 | The Batavian

    Genesee Community College's Board of Trustees set 2017-2018 tuition at $2,025 per semester for full-time students, an increase of $50 over 2016-2017 tuition. Tuition for part-time students will be $165 per credit hour, an increase of $5.


  6. Mark your calendar: HLOM presents area historian Rose O'Keefe...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 2 | The Batavian

    The Holland Land Office is proud to present the Rochester area historian Rose O'Keefe. At noon on Saturday, June 24, she will be speaking on the life and times of Frederick Douglass and his family while living in Rochester.


  7. Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel to host their own job fair Wednesday June 7Read the original story w/Photo

    May 25, 2017 | The Batavian

    Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel announced today they will be hosting a job fair on Wednesday, June 7th in their Paddock Events Room. There will be two sessions; one from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. and another from 5 'til 7 p.m. Representatives from each department will be on hand to discuss current job openings within the facility.


  8. Sculptures by welding students featured in auction benefiting Mental Health AssociationRead the original story w/Photo

    May 23, 2017 | The Batavian

    A pet therapy dog, flying doves, a butterfly, a tree with a swing, a meditation bench, a lilac bush and a drum, these are just some of the metal sculptures that were handcrafted by area career and technical education students. Over 100 students from four career and technical education centers located across western New York have created more than 70 metal sculptures that will be auctioned to benefit The Mental Health Association.


  9. 26th annual Youth Fishing Derby at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge is June 3Read the original story w/Photo

    May 22, 2017 | The Batavian

    Let's go fishing! To celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week, Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge in Basom is hosting its 26th Annual Youth Fishing Derby, on Saturday, June 3. The event will be held at Ringneck Overlook, on Oak Orchard Ridge Road. The event is free and open to youths 17 years old and under, with no experience necessary.


  10. Three prescribed burns planned on Iroquois National Wildlife RefugeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 16, 2017 | The Batavian

    Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge announces plans to conduct three prescribed burns on the Refuge during the 2017 season. The goal this year is to burn approximately 100 acres within three grassland fields.


  11. Bill Farmer sees decade-long vision for Creekside Inn finally coming into focusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 10, 2017 | The Batavian

    A group of writers and photographers, mostly food and wine critics from Monroe County, were in Le Roy last night to be the first to experience Farmer's Creekside Inn. Ten years have passed since Bill Farmer, chairman of Catenary Construction in Rochester and a specialist in historical preservation of concrete and masonry buildings, saw the Creekside in for the first time.


  12. Batavia to host regional plastic scale model show May 19 & 20Read the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2017 | The Batavian

    NOREASTCON 46, a scale model show and contest, will take place on Friday, May 19th and Saturday, May 20th at the Quality Inn, 8250 Park Road in Batavia, NY. NOREASTCON 46 will be co-hosted by the "Buffcon Boys" of Buffalo and the "Roc City Scale Modelers" of Rochester...both chapters of the International Plastic Modelers Society .


  13. More than 6,600 people in Genesee County considered food insecureRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Batavian

    While there are slightly less food insecure people in the Rochester area, those who struggle to put food on the table are finding it less affordable to feed themselves and their families, according to a report released Thursday. Foodlink, the regional food bank, announced the release of Map the Meal Gap 2017 , the latest report by Feeding AmericaA on food insecurity and the cost of food at both the county and congressional district level.


  14. Ranzenhofer pushes for faster approval of ride sharing in WNYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Batavian

    State Senator Michael H. Ranzenhofer has introduced legislation today in the State Senate to quicken access to ride-sharing services for residents and tourists in Western New York for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. "While ride-sharing services have been given a green light, arriving days after the Fourth of July is too little, too late.


  15. Law and Order: Dodgeson Road, Alexander, man charged with aggravated...Read the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Batavian

    Stephen Edward Edmonds , 53, of Dodgeson Road, Alexander, is charged with DWI, aggravated DWI -- driving with a BAC of .08 percent or higher, and failure to keep right. Edmonds was arrested at 1:34 a.m. on April 15 on Wilkinson Road, Batavia, for allegedly going over the center line of the roadway.


  16. GCC Director of Student Activities presented with APCA Lifetime Achievement AwardRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Batavian

    Clifford "Cliff" Scutella has spent most of his professional life working with students. From his early beginnings as a program supervisor at Monroe Community College to his current role as director of Student Activities at Genesee Community College, Scutella has had an impact on hundreds of lives.


  17. Signs point to tighter labor market in Genesee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 26, 2017 | The Batavian

    The number of people in Genesee County who are part of the labor force dropped by 800, from 29,800 in March 2016 to 29,000 this March. In fact, the county's unemployment rate year-over-year fell from 5.4 percent to 5.1 percent even as the total number of county residents fell from 28,200 to 27,500.


  18. Law and Order: Ellicott Street resident allegedly borrowed more than 400 DVDs, then pawned themRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 21, 2017 | The Batavian

    Julie Ann Stymus , 41, of Ellicott Street, Batavia, is charged with misapplication of property. She was arrested at 1:52 p.m. on April 19 on Veterans Memorial Drive.


  19. Abracadabra! Batavia set to welcome back the magiciansRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 20, 2017 | The Batavian

    Batavia will once again host the "Original Close-Up Magic Convention" Obie's 4F convention. This very prestigious gathering draws close-up magicians from 21 countries all over the world.


  20. Starting today, Downtown Batavia once again has a shoe storeRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 12, 2017 | The Batavian

    When you step into the new Batavia Bootery, the experience will be top rate and you will find only quality shoes in stock, say proprietors David Howe and Don Brown. The new shoe store at 210 E. Main St. is a joint venture between Charles Men's Shop and local shoe factory p.w. minor.


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