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American Flag Cascades Over East Main St.
Thursday, April 24, 2014 11:48 AM

It’s a longtime ceremonial tradition. Today it honors Batavia native and Elba Fire Dept. member Melvin Loder, who died Saturday at the age of 68.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Apr 24, 2014
Thursday, April 24, 2014 7:55 AM
  • Pedestrian killed in Town of Darien...
  • Orleans County man shot to death in Rochester...
  • Compact car and 18-wheeler collide in Murray
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Fatal Pedestrian Accident in Darien
Thursday, April 24, 2014 6:07 AM

19-year-old struck and killed while walking on Genesee St.

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Albion Teen Hospitalized After Tractor Trailer Collision
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 4:32 PM

Deputies say he failed to yield right-of-way and entered the intersection into the path of an 18-wheeler.

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Oatkan Knight Decals Adorn New Rescue 66 Fire Truck
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 1:30 PM

Fire members say the school logo is a great way to honor the community.

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Perry Man Accused of Stealing Checks from Dueppengiesser Dairy Farm
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 1:22 PM

John S. Dueppengiesser, 53, is facing eight forgery charges and one grand larceny charge.

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Orleans County Man Shot and Killed in Rochester
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 1:17 PM

Police say 49-year-old Ronald Stern of Holley died from an apparent gunshot wound on Genesee Street Tuesday.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Apr 23, 2014
Wednesday, April 23, 2014 7:18 AM
  • Warsaw man found guilty of dragging woman under his car...
  • Batavia woman critical, struck by car in Hamburg...
  • Buffalo Jills sue the team
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Pembroke Woman Allegedly Drives With .24 BAC
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 3:13 PM

Jamie Rennicks, 30, is charged with Aggravated Driving While Intoxicated.

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Batavia Woman Struck by Car in Hamburg, in Critical Condition
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 10:25 AM

Police say 31-year-old Jacqueline Dotzler is in critical condition at Eric County Medical Center.

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Batavia Morning News Summary: Apr 22, 2014
Tuesday, April 22, 2014 7:21 AM
  • Batavia receives $400K housing grant...
  • Ellicott St. man accused of disturbing the "peas"...
  • Police schedule drug "take-back" day
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Family OK After Culvert Collapses Beneath Them; Work Continues to Fix Hole on Byron Road
Monday, April 21, 2014 4:43 PM

A Byron resident tells of how her husband and two children escaped.

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Prescription Drug Take-Back Day Saturday
Monday, April 21, 2014 11:50 AM

People with unwanted or unused prescription medications and needles can drive up and drop off with no questions asked.

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Fatal Motorcycle/Dirt Bike Accident in York
Monday, April 21, 2014 11:47 AM

All three people involved in the two-vehicle accident were ejected. Anthony Pries, 25, of Perry, later died from his injuries.

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Batavia Morning News Summary
Monday, April 21, 2014 7:20 AM
  • City sues Mall Association for $805,000 in back rent,
  • also wants lease for concourse terminated...
  • Byron Rd. closed due to culvert collapse
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City Sues Mall Association for $805,000
Monday, April 21, 2014 6:12 AM

City claims Mall Association has failed to live up to the lease agreement for the mall concourse and wants the lease terminated.

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Batavia Morning News Summary-April 20, 2014
Sunday, April 20, 2014 7:49 AM
  • A sink hole has closed a portion of the Byron Road in the Towns of Stafford and Byron.
  • It will be a perfect Easter, no rain and a temperature of 66 degrees.
  • A 2013 incident has led to the arrest of a Bergen man.
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Saturday Local News
Saturday, April 19, 2014 7:35 AM
  • Humane Society urges parents to think twice about holiday pets
  • New York Unemployment rates trending upwards
  • Police Beat
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Batavia Morning News Summary: Apr 18, 2014
Friday, April 18, 2014 7:27 AM
  • Situation calms at indian smoke shop in Alabama...
  • Schools prepare for budget votes next month...
  • Vandals damage Batavia cemetery... 
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Batavia Morning News Summary: Apr 17, 2014
Thursday, April 17, 2014 7:19 AM
  • Agri-business Park expands with help from National Grid...
  • Rochester man charged with robbing three Tops stores in region...
  • The Governor's tax return revealed
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