Genesee County Newswire (Page 6)

Genesee County Newswire (Page 6)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Genesee County, NY. (Page 6)

Results 101 - 120 of 1,018 in Genesee County, NY

  1. Committee meets to begin putting together strategic investment plan...Read the original story w/Photo

    Nov 15, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... decide what to focus on when choosing projects. Steve Hyde, the president and chief executive officer of the Genesee County Economic Development Center, said the focus should not be on what will create jobs. "What we want is to make these ...

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  2. Erik Fix named Leadership Genesee's 2017 Outstanding AlumnusRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 14, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... the mission of Leadership Genesee, are active in community leadership activities to promote the well-being of Genesee County, and who actively participate in Leadership Genesee initiatives. Erik will receive his award on November 30 at the ...

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  3. 23-member DRI Local Planning Committee off and running on Tuesday afternoonRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Batavian

    The road to craft projects in connection with the Downtown Revitalization Initiative - a "fast track" that leads to the governor's office in Albany, according to City Manager Jason Molino -- begins in earnest at 4 p.m. Tuesday when a 23-member Local Planning Committee convenes in the Council Board Room at City Hall. A "who's who" of City and Genesee County officials along with civic leaders, business owners and agency executives, comprises the LPC, which has the task of appropriating the $10 million that was awarded to the City of Batavia.

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  4. Two local girls compete at the Eastern National 4-H Horse Roundup in KentuckyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Batavian

    Two local Genesee County 4-H Members competed on the NYS 4-H Horse Judging Team at the 2017 Eastern National 4-H Horse Roundup held earlier this month at the Kentucky Fair and Exposition Center. Emily Boldt, above right, of Stafford, and Alexandria Tarbell , of Corfu, both qualified for the state judging team by competing at the NYS Contest earlier this year.

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  5. Genesee County native publishes novel based on Linden murdersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 13, 2017 | The Batavian

    Suzanne Zewan, a Genesee County native, was always drawn to historic murders, so when she decided to write a book, it seemed like a good topic. She first started writing the novel in 2002 but stopped working on it when life got busy.

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  6. Large barn goes up in flames in Genesee County, killing animals insideRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2017 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    With 24 points and 10 assists, New Mexico's Chris McNeal led eight Lobos in double figures in a record-breaking 147 PROVO, Utah - Elijah Bryant scored 27 points and was 10-for-11 shooting and Yoeli Childs had 13 points and 10 rebounds and Brigham Youn GENESEE COUNTY, N.Y. - An investigation is underway in Genesee County after a large barn went up in flames killing many animals inside. "We don't know that it was intentionally set, we don't know the cause," says Deputy Richard Schildwaster, with the Genesee County Sheriff's Office.

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  7. Mercy Flight to get three new helicopters to replace aging fleet, thanks to $23 million loanRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Batavian

    It is with great enthusiasm that Mercy Flight Inc., which provides service in Genesee County, announces a major EMS helicopter acquisition: three new 2017 Bell 429 helicopters. This significant fleet upgrade will help sustain Mercy Flight's commitment to bringing expert and unparalleled medical care with rapid response for many years to come.

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  8. A Welcome Sight - new River Street Bridge open for trafficRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... million, with $1.65 million of it covered by federal aid. New York State funds covered about $300,000, with Genesee County payilng a bit more than $100,000. Zorn, who lives in the house her mother grew up in, noted that the bridge was last replaced ...

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  9. Man charged with sexually abusing six-year-old in Genesee CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The holidays are right around the corner. As Thanksgiving approaches many are eager to get out and give back to the community.

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  10. Corfu soldier returns from deployment in Afghanistan to hero's welcomeRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 10, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... units at the airport to including State Police, Lancaster Police, Cheektowaga Police, Corfu Police, the Genesee County Sheriff's Office, along with fire departments from Corfu, East Pembroke, Darien and Pembroke by the time it reached Countyline ...

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  11. DA turns crime money into support for local veteransRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 11, 2015 | WNED

    Money seized from criminal activities will be put to use supporting a local operation that has assisted an estimated 7,500 veterans in the eight counties of Western New York. Erie County District Attorney John Flynn, on Thursday morning, presented a donation to the Veterans One-Stop Center of Western New York.

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  12. Incumbent Republicans sweep Council race; Maha leads by 62 votes for County Legislature seatRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... Rosenbeck (407) and Mark Potwora (249). In the contested race for the District 9 seat (City Wards 4&5) on the Genesee County Legislature, the unofficial count showed former Genesee County Sheriff Gary Maha, a Republican, drawing 364 votes to ...

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  13. Historians gather at GCC to debate controversy around Confederate monumentsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... Journalism and Mass Communications at St. Bonaventure University in Cattaraugus County. Michael Eula , Ph.D., Genesee County historian, who is a retired academic who spent 30 years in the California Community College system. They cited a series of ...

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  14. Oakfield-Alabama inducts new Hall of Fame membersRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 7, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... is currently the Post Commander, a life member of Chapter 166 Disabled American Veterans, and a member of the Genesee County Joint Veterans Honor Guard. Joe is a 50-year member of the Alabama Volunteer Fire Department where he been president and ...

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  15. DOE response sheds light on hold up with loan guarantee for 1366 TechnologiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 6, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... is in New York." Laureen Sanderson, speaking for 1366 Technologies, said 1366 is committed to building in Genesee County but also let the company also let the DOE know that if the loan guarantee wasn't approved, the company would have to initiate ...

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  16. Candidates vie for Town Council and Town Justice in Le RoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... said. Welsh has served as the incumbent judge in Le Roy for the past four years. He was also a member of the Genesee County Legislature for 21 years, the village attorney for 17 years, and a practicing attorney for 40 years. "I like being the judge ...

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  17. Chamber's Kelly Rapone receives statewide award for tourism effortsRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 5, 2017 | The Batavian

    The New York State Tourism Industry Association recognized individuals and organizations for their high level of excellence and accomplishments in New York State's tourism industry at the 2017 Tourism Excellence Awards Dinner, held Thursday, October 26, 2017, at the Glen Club of the Watkins Glen International. Kelly Rapone, Tourism Director for the Genesee County Chamber of Commerce, was presented with the 2017 Excellence in Leadership award, which honors a tourism professional for leadership through outstanding initiative, impact of their work, and inspiring others around them.

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  18. Man who perished in this morning's hotel fire identifiedRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | The Batavian

    At 8:57 a.m. today the Genesee County Emergency Dispatch Center received a report of a fire at the Sunset Motel, located at 4054 W. Main Street Road in the Town of Batavia. Crews from the Town of Batavia Fire Department arrived on scene and were able to extinguish the fire quickly, keeping the fire contained to one room.

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  19. Firefighters find man dead in Batavia motel roomRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 4, 2017 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The Genesee County Sheriff's Office is investigating a fatal fire that occurred at the Sunset Motel on West Main Street. Officials say that the preliminary investigation indicates that Dery was smoking in his bed, which ignited the blankets and mattress.

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  20. Darien Lake plans for new vertical drop roller coasterRead the original story w/Photo

    Nov 3, 2017 | The Post-Standard

    According to WKBW , the Genesee County theme park plans to demolish the Thunder Rapids log ride and make space for the new coaster, which takes riders down a large vertical drop. For Darien Lake's newest thrill, roller coaster planned to open next summer https://t.co/IWGynGNPWT pic.twitter.com/izkjLv41wo There are few details, however, the Buffalo News reports that the new ride would travel 44 to 62 mph with a vertical incline and a drop that goes beyond vertical.

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