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Ranzenhofer Launches Summer Reading Program
Saturday, June 24, 2017 6:43 AM

Encourages students to indulge in the wonderful world of books.

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WBTA Saturday News: June 24, 2017
Saturday, June 24, 2017 6:36 AM
  • State Police investigate an accused rapist in Livingston County.
  • Batavia Parolee locked up without bail for alleged brass knuckles.
  • Hawley awaiting Cuomo's signature for passage of the Charitable Gaming Act.
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Find Your Future in the Forest!
Friday, June 23, 2017 3:17 PM

Environmental Science Career Exploration Camp Summer 2017
at Genesee County Park & Forest

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Batavia Morning News: June 23, 2017
Friday, June 23, 2017 7:10 AM
  • Felony drug sale charges place a Batavia woman behind bars.
  • Batavia woman accused of sex crime with underage teen.
  • An accused Facebook bully in Batavia is charged with harassment.
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Collins-Faso Language to Cut New York Property Taxes Included in Senate Health Bill Draft
Thursday, June 22, 2017 3:54 PM

Faso's Property Tax Reduction Act amends federal law to require New York State to take over the county portion of Medicaid by 2020.

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Elba couple has until Saturday to find a new home for two of their horses
Thursday, June 22, 2017 3:49 PM

The zoning code violation was first brought to light by a next door neighbor who complained of the smell along with an increase in rodents and horse flies in the area.

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City of Batavia Bureau of Maintenance: Buxton Avenue & Verona Street Paving
Thursday, June 22, 2017 2:32 PM

Buxton Avenue and Verona Street will be closed for paving on June 26th & June 27th respectively, from 7am to 3pm.

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Batavia woman jailed on five felony counts for alleged drug sales
Thursday, June 22, 2017 2:01 PM

She was arrested on Wednesday afternoon after being accused of selling cocaine to an agent of the Task Force on two separate occasions.

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Batavia woman facing criminal sex charge out of Geneseo
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:30 PM

She allegedly had a sexual encounter with a male under 17 years old in an apartment complex on Meadow Drive in Geneseo in January.

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GO ART! Announces Plans for 39th Picnic in the Park!
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:29 PM

RED OSIER proudly presents GO ART!’s 39th annual PICNIC IN THE PARK on July 4th from 11a.m. to 5p.m. at Centennial Park in Batavia.

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NY Farm Bureau Statement on the end of the 2017 Legislative Session in Albany
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:24 PM

"The end of session included the passage of a number of bills that will hopefully make it easier for farms and agricultural businesses to reduce costs and market their products." - President David Fisher

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Mechantronics Graduation Ceremony Recognized by Local Dignitaries
Thursday, June 22, 2017 1:18 PM

CNC Ten Year Anniversary Appropriate Date for Event.

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Batavia Morning News: June 22, 2017
Thursday, June 22, 2017 7:20 AM
  • State Legislature approves changes in raffle laws, again...
  • Two hurt in Pavilion accident...
  • Sex offender accused of violating parole for the third time
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Pavilion crash lands two in hospital
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 4:58 PM

According to sources a male and female occupant of the SUV were hospitalized.

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Six month old Batavia girl fighting for her life against leukemia
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 3:18 PM

Halani is in remission but is scheduled for a second round of chemo therapy.  Click here for a link to the donation page.

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Bergen to Host Next 'Think & Drink' Event
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 3:12 PM

Remarks by Mayor and tour of central business district highlight event sponsored by Start-Up Genesee.

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Rochester man arrested on 390 in Dansville for DWI with three year old child
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 2:36 PM

The caller alleged Jackson also threw a beer can out of the car while driving.

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Fingerprints lead to charges in a two year old traffic stop arrest in Avon
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 1:21 PM

Bonillo was charged with a Felony count of Forgery and a count of Criminal Impersonation for using his brother’s name at the time of his arrest.

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A wax melt warmer deemed the cause of a Warsaw apartment fire
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 1:13 PM

The estimated loss was at $15,000 and three occupants received assistance from the Red Cross.

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Animal Moms Know Best! At Woodward Memorial Library
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 1:11 PM

 Join us for “Wild Moms” at Woodward Memorial Library on Saturday, June 24th from 12:30 pm to 2:00 pm.

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Batavia Morning News: June 21, 2017
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 7:12 AM
  • Relief in sight for Lake Ontario shoreline property owners...
  • Bethany man charged with breaking girl friend's rib...
  • Batavia Mom accused of leaving kids out in the cold last winter
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Bethany Man Charged with Breaking Girlfriend's Rib
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 4:22 PM

Deputies allege 47 year old man kicked his girlfriend in the side then threw her cellphone out of the trailer

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Hawley Bill Passed to Aid Lake Ontario Shoreline Property Owners
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 1:33 PM

$90-million program awaits governor's signature

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Batavia Morning News: June 20, 2017
Tuesday, June 20, 2017 7:14 AM
  • City woman charged with kidnapping a relative's child...
  • Batavia a finalist in state development competition...
  • Muckdogs win home-opener
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Two Rochester residents busted for drugs and unlicensed driving in separate Bergen traffic stops
Monday, June 19, 2017 2:37 PM

Mark Constable, 28 and Joshua Locurcio, 37, both of Rochester were both stopped separately and arrested on Clinton Street Road in Bergen.

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Wyoming County Sex Offender pleads guilty to forcible touching
Monday, June 19, 2017 2:33 PM

38 year old John Sprague of Warsaw was arrested in April following an investigation alleging he had provided alcohol to an individual under 21 years old and forcibly touched them.

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Drug arrest lands a LeRoy man in Livingston County Lock up
Monday, June 19, 2017 2:32 PM

State Troopers reported the smell of marijuana emanating from the vehicle and further search allegedly uncovered two bags of cocaine along with two joints of marijuana in Hilton's possession.

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Perry Chalk Art Festival, July 8th!
Monday, June 19, 2017 12:11 PM

Come to downtown Perry for a Saturday of fantastic food, fine art and fabulous summer fun at the eleventh annual Perry Chalk Art Festival.

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Paolo Busti Foundation Honors Rick Mancuso '76
Monday, June 19, 2017 12:09 PM

Rick was selected as the foundations Outstanding Italian American for 2017 for his many achievements and contributions to the Genesee County community.

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Silver Springs man arrested after car chase in Corfu
Monday, June 19, 2017 12:08 PM

Safford was apparently subject to a traffic stop on Boyce Road in Pembroke before taking deputies on a chase at speeds in excess of 100 mph, in which Safford was unsafely passing other vehicles.

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Five arrested for crossing the line at Darien Lake County Concert
Monday, June 19, 2017 12:05 PM

The Genesee County Sheriff’s Office reports the arrest of five individuals all from outside of Genesee County who were in attendance to the Florida Georgia Line Concert Friday Night at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.

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Children Escape Fire on Swan Street in the City
Monday, June 19, 2017 11:52 AM

City Fire Captain Robert Fix said "The oldest did a great job.  The kids were out away from the house when we got here and arrived, weren't even close."

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WBTA Morning News: June 19, 2017
Monday, June 19, 2017 7:13 AM
  • Schumer demands federal help to fight opioid epidemic...
  • Basom teenager arrested for placing  video recording device in O-A High School locker room...
  • Open Day for the Muckdogs, if rain stays away
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WBTA Sunday News: June 18 2017
Sunday, June 18, 2017 8:26 AM
  • Warsaw man in jail for running from police
  • Man busted for drugs
  • DWI stop in Darien
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