Genesee County Newswire (Page 8)

Genesee County Newswire (Page 8)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Genesee County, NY. (Page 8)

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  1. GCEDC approves three projects for assistanceRead the original story w/Photo

    May 5, 2017 | The Batavian

    The Genesee County Economic Development Center Board of Directors approved incentives to Genesee Valley Transportation for the proposed expansion of the company's cross dock facility. Meanwhile, the Genesee Gateway Local Development Corporation Board of Directors approved revolving loan funds for capital projects at the Batavia Brewing Company and Liberti, Valvo & Associate LLC. Genesee Valley Transportation will invest approximately one million dollars to expand its dry dock facility from 25,000 sq.

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  2. 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.

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  3. Batavia Peace Garden Foundation annual Pasta Dinner Fundraiser is May 25Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... orders of 10 or more. Advance purchase tickets $8, at the door $9. Meals for children under age 10 cost $5. Genesee County residence and visitors have been enjoying the Batavia Peace Garden for the past seven years due to the generosity of this ...

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  4. County to begin process of forming shared services committee in answer to governor's mandateRead the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Batavian

    The latest mandate on county governments isn't all bad, the way at least one local legislator and County Manager Jay Gsell see it. It's not a bad thing, they say, to look at opportunities to institute new shared services agreements among local agencies.

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  5. Law and Order: Dellinger Avenue woman allegedly does more than $250...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 4, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... Town Court and released on his own recognizance and is due back in court on June 26. The case was handled by Genesee County Sheriff's Deputy Lonnie Nati. The Le Roy Police Department arrested 21-year-old David J. Welninski, of 285 Skyview Drive, ...

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  6. UPDATED: Two large black dogs found wandering near steam show grounds in AlexanderRead the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... ate Road in Alexander to pick up two loose, but friendly Great Danes from the yard. They will be taken to the Genesee County Animal Shelter so their owner(s), hopefully, can retrieve them.

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  7. GC Master Gardeners hold annual Spring Garden Gala at Cornell...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Batavian

    The Genesee County Master Gardeners will be hosting their annual Spring Garden Gala on Saturday, May 20, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Cornell Cooperative Extension of Genesee County, 420 E. Main St. in Batavia. The plant sale features many kinds of perennials, most of which are from Master Gardeners gardens.

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  8. Byron-Bergen School celebrates 16 new National Honor Society members, ...Read the original story w/Photo

    May 3, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... Miller was a foundational member of the Bergen community: business owner, volunteer firefighter, and Genesee County coroner, among many other roles. McCarthy spoke of her brother, who was killed in 2015 while performing his duties as the chief of ...

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  9. County renews contract with Mercy Flight for medical emergency responseRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Batavian

    It was another busy year in Genesee County in 2016 for Mercy Flight, Bill Schutt, director of Mercy EMS locally, told members of the County Legislature at its Human Services Committee meeting on Monday. Those 189 requests not only include the time an airship went to a medical emergency scene, but all the times it was put on ground standby or in-air standby or was requested, but couldn't fly because of weather.

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  10. City Republicans back Maha for legislature, three incumbents for City CouncilRead the original story w/Photo

    May 2, 2017 | The Batavian

    City Republican Committee Chairman David Saleh's confidence in his party's slate of candidates soared Monday night with the news that former Genesee County Sheriff Gary Maha will be running for a seat on the County Legislature. "All of our County Legislature candidates have done a very good job and Gary will be a great addition," Saleh said this morning, hours after City GOP representatives endorsed Maha for the legislature's Ninth District seat, a position that covers the City of Batavia's fourth and fifth wards.

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  11. GC Republican Women's Club announces this year's Caring for America charitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Batavian

    The Genesee County Women's Republican Club announces that this year's Caring for America charities are Operation Injured Soldiers and the Eagle House in Pembroke. At its annual Spring Breakfast -- to be held at 9 a.m. on Saturday May 13th at the Dibble Family Center -- attendees are asked to bring an item to donate to Eagle Star Housing that day.

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  12. Genesee County 4-H members qualify for national 4-H horse judging competitionRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Batavian

    Congratulations to the Genesee County 4-H members who competed in the New York State 4-H Horse Judging Contest at Morrisville State College on April 15. 4-H youth from across New York State competed in the contest, which tests the youth's knowledge of equine conformation and performance. Participating youth judged several equine classes and presented oral reasons to a panel of judges.

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  13. Batavia to host more than 3,000 soccer players over next two weekendsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 1, 2017 | The Batavian

    The 2017 Empire Cup College Showcase has teamed with Elite Tournaments and US Youth Soccer Region 1 to bring the Eastern Regional League to Batavia, NY. Over the next two weekends Genesee County will host over 3,000 soccer players, plus coaches, families and fans, as the tournaments are played at the Batavia Sports Park and Genesee Community College fields.

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

    Apr 30, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... The defendant was released with appearance tickets for Batavia Town Court on May 4. The case was handled by Genesee County Sheriff's Deputy Christopher Parker. Kayla A. Ladue , 21, of Barry Road, Rochester, is charged with unlawful possession of ...

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  15. O-A Little League opens season honoring two coaching legends and player who passedRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 29, 2017 | The Batavian

    The Oakfield-Alabama Little League kicked off its 2017 season today with a parade down Main Street in the Village of Oakfield. Gilbert, baseball coach at Oakfield-Alabama High School and long active and supportive of Little League, passed away March 1. Soggs, dedicated to youth sports in Genesee County and a coach in Batavia, was also remembered as part of the moment of silence before the first game.

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  16. Ray Cianfrini, local law enforcement honored at annual Kiwanis Law Day dinnerRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | The Batavian

    Kiwanis Club President Jocelyn Sikorski and Genesee County Bar Association President Peter Casey announced the awards during an annual dinner held at Batavia Country Club on Thursday, April 27, 2017. The speaker at the dinner was Lewis R. Robinson, Secret Service Special Agent in Charge of the Buffalo Field Office.

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  17. Two members of GC Soil & Water Conservation District honored at statewide symposiumRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Batavian

    ... all Districts should seek to head their organizations. Her knowledge of agriculture, passion for Genesee County, and commitment to conservation make her a commendable board member. Outside of the District board meetings Director Stein always has her ...

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  18. Local fire companies open their doors this weekend to potential volunteersRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Batavian

    Eight local fire companies are participating in a weekend of activities, refreshments and fire hall and equipment tours in an effort to help attract more volunteers to the fire service. Bill Schutt, an emergency management coordinator for Genesee County, encouraged people to attend the events even if their goal isn't to fight fires.

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  19. 4-H rabbit and cavy show at GC Fairgrounds SaturdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Batavian

    Genesee County 4-H Fur and Feather Club along with Wyoming County 4-H Rabbit Ears Club are hosting a double rabbit and cavy youth show on Saturday, April 29, at the Genesee County Fairgrounds, 5056 E. Main Street Road, Batavia. local youth ages 19 and younger .

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  20. GC Youth Court will celebrate Law Day May 2 at Old CourthouseRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 27, 2017 | The Batavian

    Calling all eighth-11th graders in Genesee County and any other individuals interested in Youth Court! On May 2, Genesee County Youth Court will be celebrating Law Day from 5:30-6:30 p.m. at the Old Court House to show the community how our court operates. Applications and brochures will be available along with program staff to answer questions for anyone who is interested in joining.

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