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WBTA Sunday News: Oct 22, 2017
Sunday, October 22, 2017 8:13 AM
  • High School football semi-finals are set: four local teams advance...
  • Parents should remain on alert for symptoms of meningitis...
  • Albion man facing drug charge
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BZ Glide dominates in Batavia Downs feature
Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:59 AM

Racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Saturday night (Oct. 21) with post time at 6 p.m.

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Saturday Morning News: Oct 21, 2017
Saturday, October 21, 2017 6:37 AM
  • U.S. Marshals believe a man accused of killing a one year old child may possibly in Western New York.
  • Batavia man accused of beating his child’s feet until they bled.
  • Students and Parents on alert for meningitis in Batavia.
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BPD: Lunch with a Pro
Friday, October 20, 2017 2:51 PM

The program meets once a month during the three lunch periods at Batavia High School and allows students an opportunity to speak with professionals from an assortment of careers.

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Batavia man accused of unusually violent punishment for his child
Friday, October 20, 2017 2:47 PM

Henning allegedly attempted to punish his eleven year old son by striking him on the foot with a plastic object causing him to bleed.

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M&T Bank to Sponsor First-Time Home Buyer Seminar in Batavia
Friday, October 20, 2017 2:06 PM

The free home buying seminar is on Monday, November 6th from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the M&T Bank Batavia Branch, 55 Main Street, Batavia.

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Award Winning Journalist to Speak at GCC
Friday, October 20, 2017 2:03 PM

Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 1:00pm - 2:30pm

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Rochester woman arrested on Alexander court bench warrant, jailed for drugs
Friday, October 20, 2017 1:59 PM

Santora was arrested and charged with Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance, Aggravated Unlicensed Operation and was remanded to the Genesee County Jail in lieu of $5,000 bail.

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Batavia students and parents encouraged to be on alert for meningitis
Friday, October 20, 2017 12:20 PM

The Batavia High School has reported this morning that a student has been diagnosed with viral meningitis.

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U.S. Marshals seeking fugitive possibly in WNY
Friday, October 20, 2017 12:14 PM

Gurto, 37, is approximately 5’10” weighting about 145 pounds.  He is described to have a deformed right ear, a misaligned jaw, and tattoos on his right forearm. A reward is offered for information which leads to his arrest.

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Batavia Morning News: Oct 20, 2017
Friday, October 20, 2017 7:23 AM
  • Monday is critical date in City / Mall Merchants dispute...
  • Fire attacks two barns in Wyoming County...
  • Warmer but wetter winter?
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Livonia man arrested on warrant after allegedly threatening wife with gun
Thursday, October 19, 2017 4:29 PM

Deputies were called to a Livonia address in July of this year for a report of a man threatening his wife and himself with a handgun.

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GCC Athletics: NJCAA Continues to Recognize Genesee’s Soccer Programs
Thursday, October 19, 2017 3:25 PM

No. 4 Women’s Soccer Team Pink Game Nets Season’s Tenth Shutout Win, No. 3 Men’s Soccer Team Pink Game Nets Third-Consecutive Shutout Win

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Exotic Beach wins easily in Batavia Downs feature
Thursday, October 19, 2017 3:19 PM

Racing resumes at Batavia Downs on Friday (Oct. 20) with post time at 6 p.m.

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Spend Your Snowy Days Getting Ahead at GCC!
Thursday, October 19, 2017 3:17 PM

Online Winterim Classes: Earn 3 Credits in Just 4 Weeks!

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Disco for Domestic Violence Awareness
Thursday, October 19, 2017 2:19 PM

The event is set for 7 to 10 p.m. Friday at Batavia Country Club, 7909 Batavia-Byron Rd.  For more information, call (585) 343-5808.

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City Centre Mall dispute coming to head whether in or out of court
Thursday, October 19, 2017 1:01 PM

If the merchants approve the settlement on Monday the trial would not proceed.

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Jackson Street woman arrested for harassment
Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:59 PM

29 year old Nicole Elmore was arrested following a domestic incident at an upper Chestnut Street apartment.

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Batavia woman arrested for having potty mouth in public
Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:58 PM

54 year old Linda Henry of Ellicott Street was arrested and charged with disorderly conduct for allegedly using obscene and abusive language in ear shot of several individuals near Woodward Field on Union Street in the city.

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Double barn fire draws large response in Wyoming County
Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:57 PM

There were no injuries reported and investigators determined that the fires were sparked by spontaneous combustion of the hay store in the barns.

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City Wide Leaf Collection beginning Oct 30th
Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:55 PM

City wide leaf collection will begin October 30, 2017 and will continue until December 1, 2017.

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City of Batavia - Richmond Avenue Repaired and Re- Opened
Thursday, October 19, 2017 12:46 PM

The scheduled road closure on Richmond Avenue between Bogue Avenue and Woodrow Road is complete. The roadway has been opened back to traffic.

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Batavia Morning News: Oct 19, 2017
Thursday, October 19, 2017 6:50 AM
  • Fire causes $3.2-million damage to public facility in Wyoming County...
  • Potential Democratic challenger for Chris Collins...
  • Richmond Ave to close for repairs
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Rewarding Hard Work - Earn College Credit for Prior Learning
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 3:29 PM

Learn More at GCC's Open House Events: 11/10 and 11/18!

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GCC Celebrates 10 Years in Medina!
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 2:54 PM

Monday, October 23, 2017 from 9:00am - 5:00pm

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Albion woman arrested for stolen credit card in Attica
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 2:24 PM

Wimmer is charged with Criminal Possession of Stolen Property for allegedly stealing and using a debit card from an Attica address without permission from the owner.

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Honorees Selected for Health and Humanitarian Awards
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 1:08 PM

The Health and Humanitarian Award luncheon is open to the public.  Tickets are $20 and can be obtained after November 1 from Lawley Genesee, Gift Shop at the Jerome Center, or by contacting Martha Spinnegan at 585-343-2376 or Christine Fix at 585-356-3419.

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Wyoming County Chamber of Commerce and SUNY GCC Warsaw Campus Partner to Host Free Google Livestream Workshop
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 1:05 PM

The campus center’s computer lab location will allow participating businesses the opportunity to get on-line and try out what they will learn at the workshop.

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Village Garage fire in Arcade causes over $3 Million in damages
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 1:02 PM

Fire investigators determined that a malfunction in an Arcade Electric Department service truck parked in the DPW garage sparked the blaze.

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Richmond Ave Repair tomorrow
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 12:53 PM

Richmond Avenue will experience road closure between Bogue Avenue and Woodrow Road on Thursday, October 19th, 2017 between the hours of 7AM to 3 PM for street repair.

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Batavia Morning News: oct 18, 2017
Wednesday, October 18, 2017 6:51 AM
  • Police in Albion "crack" open a book...
  • Schumer: Pence selling NYers a bill of goods...
  • New Children's Hospital prepares to open in WNY
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Orleans County couple jailed for alleged drug dealing
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:55 PM

39 year old Pete Leiben and 22 year old Teaira Reamsnyder both of North Street in Albion were arrested for allegedly bringing drugs into the Town from Rochester.

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Murray resident rejects plea deal claiming innocence on rape charges
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:53 PM

He appeared in Orleans County Court yesterday where he rejected a plea deal, claiming he was innocent of the alleged sex crimes.

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Batavia City Council Conference Meeting rescheduled to Oct 30th
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:47 PM

Please be advised, the Batavia City Council Conference Meeting scheduled for Monday, October 23, 2017 has been changed to Monday, October 30, 2017.

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GC Board of Elections: Extended Hours for General Election
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 12:45 PM

Absentee ballot applications can be obtained by calling 585 815-7804 or by visiting our website at; www.co.genesee.ny.us/departments/elections/index.html

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Batavia Morning News: Oct 17, 2017
Tuesday, October 17, 2017 7:15 AM
  • Stabbing victim expected to live...
  • Fatal motorcycle accident in Orleans County...
  • V.P. Pence to visit Buffalo
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Vice President Mike Pence to visit Buffalo Tomorrow
Monday, October 16, 2017 2:12 PM

The Vice President, joined by Rep. Chris Collins will discuss the need for tax reform in the United States.

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FREE Program Orientation to Restaurant Ownership Boot Camp
Monday, October 16, 2017 1:26 PM

Sponsored by freshLAB restaurant incubator & Batavia Development Corporation

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GCC Athletics: Volleyball / Swimming
Monday, October 16, 2017 1:08 PM

Only one volleyball team – host Monroe – recorded a better day than the Cougars, who went 2-1 on the afternoon.

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GCC Athletics : Men’s Soccer
Monday, October 16, 2017 1:04 PM

No. 3 Men’s Soccer Team Goes Over 100-Goals on the Season in Eighth Shutout Win

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