The appearance of ribbon candy is a sure sign for me that the holidays are about to pounce. I had the opportunity to watch Oliver’s Candy make their super thin ribbon candy a few years ago. They can only make … Continue reading
The plan seemed simple enough for the renovation of Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge headquarters and visitor center on Casey Road. Make it interesting and focus of the three main objectives of the refuge: Habitat, wildlife and people.
The countryside surrounding the Genesee County village of LeRoy, about a 45 minute drive from Buffalo, is very picturesque to begin with. Add a barn quilt project to the mix and you have a great reason to take a drive in the country. Continue reading
By Lindsay Hawkins A black box theater is a simple, unadorned space. A large, black room. A blank canvas. At Harvester 56, Genesee County’s only black box theater, the Batavia Players will transform the space every month with tales of … Continue reading
The “I Love NY Hunting” website promotes the extensive and rich hunting opportunities in New York, state officials said in a news release. It will help residents and visitors plan their hunting adventures. Continue reading
Village of Bergen historian Ray MacConnell thinks he has come up with the perfect answer to LeRoy’s barn quilts. Continue reading
Batavia’s annual wine walk from 3 to 8 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 4 is a fun event, not to mention it brings more than 700 people to downtown Batavia on one day. Continue reading
People used to “get their kicks on Route 66.” Maybe that’s because they didn’t know about Route 98 and all it has to offer.
The front and side yards of Paul Trowbridge’s farm in Corfu could be a John Deere museum – and then there are the Alpacas. Continue reading
It’s not a speakeasy. It’s actually the London Villains Club, the gathering spot for dastardly do-badders and criminal crooks like the two-in-one Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, Sherlock Holmes’s arch-nemesis Prof. Moriarty, and O. Revoir, a mustache-twirling fiend with a love for explosives. Continue reading