Genesee County Newswire (Page 5)

Genesee County Newswire (Page 5)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Genesee County, NY. (Page 5)

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  1. Meeting on the county's mitigation plan and updated hazard risk assessment to be held May 24Read the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2018 | The Batavian

    Genesee County is in the process of updating its Hazard Mitigation Plan . The HMP documents the County's vulnerability to hazards and its strategy to reduce that vulnerability.

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  2. Genesee County man charged with rape of co-workerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Domingo Gomez-Gomez, 50, of Alexander Road, Alexander, was charged Friday with first degree rape, possession of a forged instrument, and offering a false instrument for filing. According to Genesee County Sheriff's reports, it's alleged that on April 28, Gomez-Gomez forced a woman he worked with to have sexual intercourse with him.

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  3. Couple opens winery in ElbaRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... about what to do with the land, and he has always liked wine and had made wine as a hobby. He realized Genesee County doesn't have the kind of weather needed for grapes, but he went to Cornell, where they have a grape research facility and took a ...

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  4. Fire destroys building in Genesee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    A fire destroyed a large building in Genesee County. Crews rushed to Ellicott Street Rd. in Pavilion on Sunday night around 8:30.

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  5. Garage destroyed in Genesee County fireRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    It happened on Ellicott Street Road, near River Road in Pavilion around 8:15 Sunday night. Investigators say a four-wheeler caught fire inside the garage, and spread to other tools and machinery inside.

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  6. Who painted mid-19th century portraits of these Genesee County residents?Read the original story w/Photo

    May 6, 2018 | The Batavian

    Sometime in the 1940s, Leslie Krajeski's uncle purchased three oil-on-canvas portraits of people who were once prominent citizens in Genesee County -- Alfred Cary, and James and Susan Kelsey. The artist did not sign the portraits.

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  7. Scratcher pays $1 million for Batavia coupleRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... n't explain." The New York Lottery contributed $13,874,189 in Lottery Aid to Education to school districts in Genesee County during fiscal year 2016-2017.

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  8. People on Porter Avenue reportedly throwing bricks at the jailRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Batavian

    A corrections officer has requested a response from Batavia PD to deal with a group of people on Porter Avenue who are reportedly throwing bricks at the Genesee County Jail. UPDATE 8:49 p.m.: A supervisor was out with two females.

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  9. New Mercy EMS headquarters about ready for move-in dayRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... and make it happen." The $2.5 million facility was largely financed through assistance from M&T Bank and the Genesee County Economic Development Center, which was able to provide tax-exempt financing. "We certainly don't have that much cash on hand ...

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  10. Legislature meets new compliance officerRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Batavian

    With grant applications for state and federal funds becoming increasingly complex, often with requirements that last years after grants have been awarded, counties throughout New York are adding a new position -- compliance officer. The Genesee County Legislature approved such a position in the 2018 position and yesterday, the county's new compliance officer, Kimberly Mills, was introduced to the Legislature at the Ways and Means Committee meeting held at Genesee Community College's new Student Success Center.

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  11. Free weekly workshop series on Chronic Disease Self-Management starts May 11, must register by May 9Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2018 | The Batavian

    Genesee County Office for the Aging and Independent Living of the Genesee Region will be holding a FREE six-week Chronic Disease Self-Management workshop for the community, beginning on Friday, May 11. Participants will learn about healthy eating, problem-solving, action plans, medications, weight management, physical activity, sleep, and relationship communication skills. The workshop information is relevant for those experiencing chronic conditions such as: arthritis, asthma, chronic obstructive pulmonary disorder , cystic fibrosis, diabetes, and eating disorders.

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  12. Red Flag Warning issued for Monroe, surrounding countiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... ramp up" in the Rochester region around noon through late afternoon. Gusts could reach 50 mph in Orleans and Genesee County and up to 45 mph in Rochester, he said. Sustained winds are expected to hover between 15 and 25 mph. Because of the predicted ...

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  13. Go Art! seeks artists, crafters, vendors, nonprofits to participate in 40th annual Picnic in the ParkRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... first served. Each vendor is responsible for collecting/reporting all applicable state and local sales tax (Genesee County sales tax is 8 percent). To get additional details and applications to print out and mail in, click here . There is a link for ...

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  14. Ranzenhofer honors Bev Mancuso as Woman of DistinctionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... her all the best in retirement," Ranzenhofer said. Mancuso has served at the Cornell Cooperative Extension in Genesee County for 16 years, 13 years as executive director. She is responsible for the overall leadership of the organization, including ...

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  15. Bliss Dessert & Wine to open in the East EndRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2018 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... Tschappat, who has made a name for himself as wine director at Farmer's Creekside Tavern and Inn in Le Roy, Genesee County. Tschappat has worked as consultant for the wine bar for the past year, developing the wine list and training staff. Tschappat ...

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  16. Genesee County's high school trap shooting teams jeopardized by downstate anti-gun billRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... actually to the Senate page on the legislation, which allows for public comment. At yesterday's competition, Genesee County SCOPE presented a check for $662 to the students from Le Roy HS who organized a "Hometown Heroes" project. The students ...

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  17. Pavilion man accused of first degree rapeRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... ion on March 18 at a location on Sparks Road, Pavilion. He was arraigned in Town of Pavilion Court and put in Genesee County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bail.

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  18. Hawley secures funding to repair, resurface GC roadway damaged by harsh winterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | The Batavian

    ... He delivered another $1 million to resurface Route 19 from Randall Road to Route 33 in (Le Roy and Bergen) Genesee County. In recent years, Hawley has worked with his colleagues to secure a 40-percent increase in state aid for local infrastructure ...

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  19. Dinner Dance hosted by the Genesee County Office for the AgingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2018 | Genesee Valley Pennysaver

    A dinner dance with music of the 40's, 50's, 60's, and a little bit of country, organized with Genesee County residents age 55 years and older in mind is scheduled for the evening of Thursday, May 31 at the Ascension Parish Center, 17 Sumner Street, Batavia. Presale tickets are only $15 and available for purchase at the Senior Center, 2 Bank Street, Batavia through May 18 or until sold out.

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  20. Genesee County man charged with rape, criminal sexual actRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Matthew J. Baltz, 38, of Pavilion, was arraigned on Friday in Town of Pavilion Court and remanded to Genesee County Jail in lieu of $25,000 bail.

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