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Batavia Morning News: July 21, 2017
Friday, July 21, 2017 7:41 AM
  • Batavia Bank of America Robbed...
  • Tornados touch down in Erie County...
  • O J to be paroled
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Bank of America Robbed
Friday, July 21, 2017 6:11 AM

Police ask for help in identifying suspect

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Congressman Chris Collins Announces $2,926,222 DOT Grant For Genesee County Airport
Thursday, July 20, 2017 5:21 PM

“It is of paramount importance that we invest federal funds in local infrastructure projects like this one,” said Congressman Collins.

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Collins, Higgins Support Measures to Reduce Unnecessary Delays at the Border
Thursday, July 20, 2017 4:22 PM

“Our border is vital to the economic well-being of Western New York, and I support any steps to address the cause of delays and to find workable solutions,” said Collins.

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NY Farm Bureau Defends Family Farms from NYCLU Lawsuit
Thursday, July 20, 2017 4:21 PM

The organization is hopeful the judge will rule in its favor to dismiss the suit that seeks collective bargaining rights for farmworkers.

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Opioids not just a big city problem according to County Officials
Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:49 PM

Jay Gsell said “For GCASA and others, and our health departments this has become a major, major priority in our three counties..."

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Washington Street woman faces felony DWI following city traffic stop
Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:41 PM

She was allegedly found driving with an open container of alcohol and was arrested for drunk driving.

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LeRoy Police nab local man who fled from Parole Warrant
Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:39 PM

Following a brief investigation it was believed that Lyons had jumped out of a second story window to flee police. 

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Jackson Street man jailed for possession of drugs and a handgun
Thursday, July 20, 2017 1:38 PM

Williams was allegedly in possession of a quantity of both powder and crack cocaine along with a handgun.

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Severe Thunderstorm Warning issued for Genesee
Thursday, July 20, 2017 12:37 PM

The National Weather Service in Buffalo has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Counties including Genesee, Orleans and Livingston.

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Batavia Morning News: July 20, 2017
Thursday, July 20, 2017 7:36 AM
  • Home invasion puts Bethany man in the hospital...
  • Grand Island couple: the only arrests at Chicago concert...
  • O J's parole hearing today
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An East Pembroke family is still searching for their missing dog
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 3:22 PM

Anyone who spots "Tucker" please Call Lauren at (585) 300-8795.

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HP Hood looking for a local workforce to keep pace with demand
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:19 PM

"Your economic development people here are superb," Kaneb said.

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Congressman Collins Announces AEAC Grant Funding for Artpark & Company, Inc.
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:07 PM

“This grant helps provide the perfect opportunity for our constituents to see, firsthand, the qualities of creativity and originality that artists demonstrate” said Collins.

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Elderly man assaulted in Bethany, law enforcement tracking suspect leads
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 1:05 PM

The man alleged he was sleeping when an intruder woke him up by hitting him in the face with an unknown object causing facial wounds.

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Grand Island Couple arrested for scuffle with security during Chicago concert at Darien Lake
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 12:41 PM

48 year old Jaqueline M. Walker and 49 year old Mark P. Walker both of Wallace Dr. Grand Island were arrested for Harassment.

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Batavia Morning News: July 19, 2017
Wednesday, July 19, 2017 6:48 AM
  • Suspect arrested in East Main St. stabbing...
  • Orleans County deputies indicted for suspected double-dipping...
  • O J could soon be set free
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Arc Lullo Memorial Marks 41 years!
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 4:21 PM

A total of 124 golfers, 8 tennis players and 36 bocce players participated in the annual event that raises money to benefit programs and service for people with disabilities served by Arc of Genesee Orleans.

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Excelsior Scholarship Program Deadline Fast Approaching
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 4:16 PM

Applications Due by Friday, July 21st.

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Batavia Police interviewing possible suspect in late night stabbing
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 1:05 PM

According to witnesses of the incident the man was stabbed by another male subject and beaten by at least on other person.

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Prison time for a Medina Man convicted of sex crimes with a child
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 12:21 PM

Jones was sentenced to 1 and 1/2 years in state prison to be followed by five years post release supervision.

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City of Batavia Bureau of Maintenance: Noonan Drive Paving
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 12:16 PM

Noonan Drive (between Oak Street and Gateway Drive) will experience road closure on Wednesday, July 19th, 2017 between the hours of 7:00am to 5:00pm.

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Hawley: Corruption in Albany, Sheldon Silver's Conviction Overturned
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 12:14 PM

A Legislative Column from Assemblyman Steve Hawley (R,C,I-Batavia)

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Batavia Morning News: July 18, 2017
Tuesday, July 18, 2017 7:20 AM
  • GCC opens Student Success Center...
  • Batavia Downs donates concert tix to local vets...
  • Genesee County Fair: Day Two
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Batavia Downs to Donate 800 Lee Greenwood Tickets to Western New York Veterans Organizations
Monday, July 17, 2017 3:46 PM

Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel has announced that they will be donating 800 tickets to the upcoming Lee Greenwood concert to local Veteran Organizations.  The concert takes place on Friday, July 21st.

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GCC's New Student Success Center IS OPEN!
Monday, July 17, 2017 3:39 PM

$6.1 Million Project Home to GCC's Success Coaches and the New Comprehensive Initiative Focused on Student Achievement

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Swan Street resident jailed for refusing to leave residence and damaging property
Monday, July 17, 2017 3:28 PM

Halsey is accused of refusing to leave a residence at the demand of the homeowner and allegedly damaged a window as well.

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Dellinger Ave man behind bars for incident in April
Monday, July 17, 2017 3:27 PM

Novak was picked up for an unrelated matter and was remanded to Jail in lieu of $2,500 bail.

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WCSO: Boating Advisory Lifted
Monday, July 17, 2017 1:09 PM

Effective July 17, 2017 at 9:00 a.m., the Wyoming County Sheriff has lifted the Boating Advisory.

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Three arrested for trespassing in a vacant home in Batavia
Monday, July 17, 2017 1:06 PM

Police responded to complaint of a suspicious condition at a vacant Summit Street address to find three individuals inside.

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Batavia Teen arrested for harassment twice in two days
Monday, July 17, 2017 1:05 PM

Kelley was arrested both Saturday and Sunday for Harassment and is expected in City Court both today and tomorrow.

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Rochester man arrested for assault following disturbance in Batavia
Monday, July 17, 2017 1:03 PM

Tolbert – McDonald was accused of striking someone multiple times and then choking them.

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Open Comment Period on possible shared services in Genesee
Monday, July 17, 2017 1:02 PM

In order to satisfy the public forum mandate, the Genesee County Legislature will hold an open comment period at the beginning of each of the next three Legislative body meetings on July 17, 2017 and August 9, 2017 at approximately 5:30pm in the Old Courthouse, 7 Main Street, Batavia, New York, in the 3rd Floor Chambers.

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Live Nation Security deals with Harassment during Chris Stapleton Concert
Monday, July 17, 2017 12:55 PM

Three people were arrested for Harassment one for having unwanted contact, another for pushing and a third for allegedly spitting on Live Nation employees.

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Batavia Morning News: July 17, 2017
Monday, July 17, 2017 7:18 AM
  • Storms possible today, better weather during the week...
  • Father, son behind county bars...
  • Genesee County Fair opens today
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WBTA Sunday News July 16 2017
Sunday, July 16, 2017 8:01 AM
  • Festival in LeRoy
  • Flood Waters recede
  • Arrests at Darien Lake Concert
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WBTA Saturday News: July 15, 2017
Saturday, July 15, 2017 6:21 AM
  • Flood Waters receding along the Tonawanda Creek
  • LeRoy man facing DWI charges following one car crash
  • Prison time for two Batavia men who each were involved in police standoff
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