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Darien Lake presents third annual Harvest Festival -- three weekends of fall fun and local food trucks

Sep 11, 2017

Press release: As summer comes to an end, Darien Lake is preparing for its third annual Harvest Festival by bringing in local performers, food trucks,…

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Holiday Hollow intent on going out with a bang

Sep 11, 2017

CORFU — The trails wind around trees and over rocks, leading visitors to a dozen sets and buildings that create a small village in the woods. It…

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GCEDC board approves incentives for Yancey's Fancy and Gateway GS

Sep 8, 2017

  Press release: The Genesee County Economic Development Center approved incentives for development projects by Yancey's Fancy in Pembroke and…

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Open house and dedication for new GCC facilities set for Thursday

Sep 5, 2017

The dedication ceremony and open house for the Richard C. Call Arena and the Student Success Center at GCC will be at Thursday, Sept. 7, at Genesee…

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Calling all foodies

Aug 28, 2017

The Batavia Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center is hosting the freshLAB Foodie Challenge competition on Saturday, September 23 beginning at…

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Wiener Dog Races: Ruby runs away with Downs’ Dachshund Dash

Aug 28, 2017

Ruby, a 3-year-old dachshund making her first lifetime stared defeated nine other wiener dogs on Sunday during the annual race at Batavia Downs. Ruby…

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Something for everyone at new antique store and art gallery

Aug 26, 2017

BETHANY – If the flags are waving outside the old East Bethany General Store, you know Terry Weber is open for business. Not that Weber…

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Western New York Gas & Steam Engine Assocaition Inc. Rally on Sept. 7, 8, 9 and 10

Aug 24, 2017

Steam show will feature tractors and more ALEXANDER — The Western New York Gas & Steam Engine Association Inc. rally will be held Sept. 7 to…

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A religious revival comes home to Austin Park

Aug 24, 2017

BATAVIA — A spectacle of worship and music coming to Austin Park this weekend will build on last year’s Great Tabernacle Campaign and the…

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Start-Up Genesee hosting next event at Harvester Center

Aug 23, 2017

Press release: Start-Up Genesee will hold the next “Think & Drink” event from 4 to 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 31st at The Harvester…

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All eyes on the skies as eclipse passes through Western New York

Aug 22, 2017

BATAIVA — Sprawled out on the lawn of the Richmond Memorial Library, friends and family pressed cardboard glasses against their faces as they…

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First freshLAB 'Foodie Challenge' announced

Aug 21, 2017

Press release: Are you a foodie who loves to cook and aims to learn more about this craft? Under the aegis of freshLAB, Batavia Development…

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Artists with disabilities showcase work in 'Faces and Places' exhibit at ILGR starting Sept. 5

Aug 17, 2017

Press release: The second ARTiculations Ability Exhibition -- a forum for artists with disabilities in Genesee, Wyoming and…

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Church in Stafford to celebrate 200th anniversary in October

Aug 16, 2017

The Morganville United Church of Christ in Stafford is celebrating its 200th anniversary this fall, inviting members of the community to take part in…

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GC Master Gardeners host annual Fall Garden Gala at Cornell Extension Sept. 16

Aug 16, 2017

Press release: Save the date! Saturday, Sept.16, from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. the Genesee County Master Gardeners will be hosting their annual Fall Garden…

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GLOW Region gears up for Monday eclipse

Aug 16, 2017

BATAVIA — For a brief moment in time, the sun will be blotted out from the sky. On Monday, a solar eclipse will block about 75 percent of the…

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Oakfield Betterment Committee hosts 2017 'Labor Day Celebration' on Sept. 4

Aug 15, 2017

Press release: On Monday, Sept. 4th the Oakfield Betterment Committee will host the 2017 “Labor Day Celebration” in the Elroy D. Parkins…

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Down a caretaker, Godfrey’s Pond turns to volunteers

Aug 15, 2017

STAFFORD — “The Best Keep Secret in Genesee County” is looking for more attention from job seekers. Genesee County Fish & Game…

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GCC’s building dedication, convocation, homecoming and fall fest all set for September

Aug 15, 2017

BATAVIA — Not many organizations celebrate their golden anniversary while opening up two new buildings valued at $25 million. And even fewer can…

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freshLAB launches social media campaign

Aug 15, 2017

Press release:  A volunteer committee led by the Batavia Development Corporation created a website (www.freshLabBatavia.com ) and Facebook…

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