Photography exhibit chronicles decades of self portraits

Jan 21, 2016

by Matt Krueger - The Daily News BATAVIA — Joe Ziolkowski has been taking photos of himself for about 40 years — long before selfie was a word and…

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Farm markets merging in Batavia

Jan 19, 2016

The Daily News BATAVIA — Summer produce shopping is getting a boost with the merger of two area farm markets. The Downtown Batavia Public Market and…

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Signature Dish: Ficarella’s has real taste of Italy with Tuscan Grilled Chicken pizza

Jan 18, 2016

by Matt Krueger - The Daily News BATAVIA — While pizza is believed to have existed since the 10th century, the modern form we all eat by the…

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Q&A: Irish group shows long time love of musical expression

Jan 18, 2016

by Lisa Maria Rickman - The Daily News BATAVIA — No Blarney is a traditional Irish music band out of Batavia that features folk songs, drinking…

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Always room for Jell-O ... Especially if it’s a painting

Jan 14, 2016

by Matt Surtel - The Daily News LE ROY — Strawberry, raspberry, lemon and orange. Any true fan knows those were Jell-O’s four original flavors.…

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Signature Dish: TF Brown’s pairs classic items for ‘Favorite’ dish

Jan 12, 2016

by Matt Krueger - The Daily News BATAVIA — In case you were wondering, the favorite meal for Batavians is apparently found at TF Brown’s…

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Centennial celebration wraps up with a bow

Jan 12, 2016

BATAVIA — The city of Batavia’s second century began Monday by capping off the year-round centennial celebration and the people who led it.…

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Meet 2016 ‘Tale for Three Counties’ author S.M. Hulse

Jan 12, 2016

by Matt Krueger - The Daily News One must wonder what “Black River,” the debut novel from S.M. Hulse, was like in its original form. After all,…

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Catching up with former ‘Tale’ authors

Jan 12, 2016

by Matt Krueger - The Daily News When author Laura McBride arrived in Batavia 10 months ago for “A Tale for Three Counties,” it was her first…

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Dance show proves ‘All You Need is Love’

Jan 7, 2016

By Joanne Beck, The Daily News BATAVIA — After taking a few turns running up to a wooden bridge on set and flipping over backwards, choreographer…

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Batavia Players to honor best of 2015

Dec 31, 2015

by Nicole Kelly - The Daily News BATAVIA — The Batavia Players spent 2015 honoring strong female roles in each of their productions. On Saturday,…

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Yancey’s Fancy’s success spreads through region

Dec 31, 2015

Yancey’s Fancy showed off its new and expanded old facilities earlier this month, noting that the changes will equip it to take in 600,000 pounds of…

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Signature Dish: Looking back at the best meals of 2015

Dec 28, 2015

By MATT KRUEGER, The Daily News No shortage of good food exists in the Genesee-Orleans-Wyoming region. I have spent much of 2015 sampling the best…

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Signature Dish: Smokin’ Eagle has new take on wings

Dec 21, 2015

By Matt Krueger - The Daily News LE ROY — Thousands of restaurants in Western New York serve the classic Buffalo chicken wing, but one eatery has…

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Couple step in to lead Players’ production of ‘A Christmas Carole’

Dec 17, 2015

By VIRGINIA KROPF - The Daily News Online BATAVIA — When Sean Williams assisted Patrick Burk a year ago in directing “Dracula” for the Batavia…

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From east to west, art studio moves closer to downtown Batavia

Dec 11, 2015

by Joanne Beck, The Daily News BATAVIA — Kim Argenta knew she wanted to get closer to downtown to help boost her Art a la Carte business and in turn…

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Settler's scores big with new mac and cheese dishes

Dec 9, 2015

posted by Howard Owens, The Batavian   What started out as a daily special has become a daily staple at Settler's Restaurant -- Mac and Cheese.…

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Signature Dish: Meal combines best of Bourbon & Burger

Dec 7, 2015

by Matt Krueger, The Daily News BATAVIA — When you walk into a place called the Bourbon & Burger Co., you’re pretty much guaranteed to find…

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Guest conductor creating a ‘Holiday Feast’ for GSO

Dec 4, 2015

by Jim Krencik, The Daily News BATAVIA — The holidays are a time to gather around a table with beloved people, dishes and songs. That’s the spirit…

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Editorial: ‘Con’-gratulations to Foxprowl for well-run event

Dec 3, 2015

Foxprowl-Con made a colorful, fun and successful debut in Batavia Nov. 20-22. Bill Hume, owner of Foxprowl Collectables, deserves credit for pulling…

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