Abracadabra! Batavia set to welcome back the magicians

Apr 27, 2017

Batavia will once again host the “Original Close-Up Magic Convention” Obie’s 4F convention. This very prestigious gathering draws…

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Editorial: Bootery has partners walking on sunshine

Apr 20, 2017

Only one thing is certain in the retail industry: Change. The only businesses that survive are those that change with the times, adapting to evolving…

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Starting today, Downtown Batavia once again has a shoe store

Apr 12, 2017

When you step into the new Batavia Bootery, the experience will be top rate and you will find only quality shoes in stock, say proprietors David…

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GO-Art! puts exhibit in hands of jury

Apr 6, 2017

Looking out on a field of paintings, photographs and interpretations of a rural theme, artist Karen Crittenden didn’t want to eavesdrop of the…

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Concert Announcement: Sofia Carson, Jacob Whitesides lead third year of free in-park concerts at Darien Lake

Mar 3, 2017

Darien Lake Theme Park will bring back its popular Free In-Park Concert Series for a third year in 2017. This year’s slate will feature three…

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Concert Announcement: One Republic coming to Darien Lake

Feb 17, 2017

The summer concert series at Darien Lake’s Performing Arts Center continues to take shape and might be the most balanced slate the venue has…

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American Warrior concert, benefit for veterans, being held at The Ridge this year

Feb 16, 2017

Strength in Numbers Entertainment announced the 2017 dates for the annual American Warrior Concert sponsored by Red Osier Landmark Restaurant to be…

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Concert announcement: Chance the Rapper tickets on sale today

Feb 14, 2017

Another rap show has been added to the summer concert series at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center. This time it’s Chance the Rapper. An hour…

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Concert announcement: Future coming to Darien Lake

Feb 14, 2017

The summer concert series at the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center may be dominated by country and rock acts, but rap and hip hop fans now have a…

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Mayor proclaims National Jell-O Week in LeRoy

Feb 13, 2017

Starting today through Friday, Le Roy will be celebrating National Jell-O Week after Mayor Greg Rogers officially proclaimed it so. National Jell-O…

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Batavia Players will run the gamut of Disney songs in latest production

Feb 9, 2017

Can’t choose what Disney performance you want to see? The Batavia Players have you covered. This weekend and next, the Players will present…

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Today is National Pizza Day

Feb 9, 2017

Pizza is an American staple, next to apple pie, baseball and the bald eagle. According to a 2014 study from the Department of Agriculture, 12.5…

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Darien Lake concert tickets include free park admission this year

Feb 7, 2017

In celebration of Darien Lake Amphitheater’s 25th concert season, Live Nation, the Amphitheater operator is partnering with Darien…

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A taste of Italy coming to Le Roy

Feb 6, 2017

Italy may be over 6,000 miles away, but for those hungering for food from the old country, Capish Pizza-ristorante in Le Roy delivers. “I hear…

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Concert Announcement: Third Eye Blind added to Darien Lake summer concert series

Jan 19, 2017

Fans of the 1990s rock scene will have another reason to visit Darien Lake this summer. LiveNation announced that Third Eye Blind will perform this…

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Provocative art exhibit explores black oppression

Jan 19, 2017

BATAVIA — A noose tied around the neck of a skeleton grows upward into the trunk of a tree. Hanging from that tree’s branches are a…

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Chamber’s new office, tourism center officially opens next week

Jan 18, 2017

After years of false starts and stops, Genesee County Chamber of Commerce will officially be opening its new offices and tourism visitor center…

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Green Day, Foreigner concerts announced for Darien Lake

Jan 9, 2017

Two big-name rock acts will perform at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center this summer. LiveNation announced Monday morning that punk rockers Green Day…

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Concert Announcement: Doobie Brothers returning to Darien Lake with Chicago

Jan 3, 2017

The ever-touring Doobie Brothers will return to the Darien Lake Performing Arts Center this summer for a July 18 concert. They are touring with…

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A Christmas tradition: Stafford lights continue to shine for the holidays

Dec 20, 2016

While everyone else may think Santa Claus lives at the North Pole, children from the area know better; St. Nick lives at 9180 Fargo Road in Stafford.…

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