Batavia Players to swap gender roles for fundraising concert

Oct 19, 2017

BATAVIA — At 14, Kathryn Fitzpatrick is a veteran of local, community theatre. She’s enjoyed diving into a role, delivering lines as…

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Brick-oven pizza now available at Ken's Charcoal Pits (formerly City Slickers)

Oct 13, 2017

There's brick-oven pizza in Batavia now, handmade by Ken Mistler. You might know Mistler's restaurant as City Slickers but that's changed, too.…

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HLOM: New exhibit explores the Linden murders

Oct 9, 2017

It was a peaceful hamlet, before the string of murders began in 1917. Today many people may still remember the stories of the unsolved Linden Murders.…

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Darien Lake keeps next ride a secret, for now

Oct 6, 2017

DARIEN — A new attraction is coming to Darien Lake, but the mystery and excitement that builds while in line for a roller coaster is…

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It’s official: Fall foliage reports begin for Western New York

Sep 28, 2017

BATAVIA — Fall is officially upon us. Which means it’s time to check in on the state’s Fall Foliage Report and see what to expect…

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Local farms participating in National Alpaca Farm Days

Sep 21, 2017

This weekend, anyone who wants to learn more about alpacas can do so during National Alpaca Farm Days. Northwoods Alpacas in Bergen and Genna-rations…

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Concert announcement: Niall Horan of One Direction to play Darien Lake next year

Sep 15, 2017

DARIEN CENTER — Less than a week after concluding the 2017 summer concert season, Darien Lake is already looking forward to next year.…

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Local farms participating in National Alpaca Farm Days

Sep 12, 2017

At the end of the month, anyone who wants to learn more about alpacas can do so during National Alpaca Farm Days. Northwoods Alpacas in Bergen and…

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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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Community and agriculture celebrated in new Richard C. Call Arena at GCC

Sep 8, 2017

Richard C. Call epitomized community, speakers noted yesterday at the dedication of two new facilities at Genesee Community College, and he was an…

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Genesee Tourism: WNY Gas & Steam Association Rally returns for 51st year starting today

Sep 7, 2017

(The Batavian file photos.) Press release: The annual Western New York Gas & Steam Association Rally is celebrating its 51st year Sept. 7 - 10!…

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Restaurant Ownership Boot Camp starts in October, win free tuition for freshLAB Foodie Challenge

Sep 7, 2017

Press release: A new restaurant ownership training course is slated to begin in October featuring two monthly classes over the winter, or…

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Monarch buttefly program set for Saturday at Genesee County Park & Forest

Sep 6, 2017

Activity will teach about monarch butterflies EAST BETHANY — Area residents can seize the last few days of summer with a visit to a butterfly…

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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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Earlier race times helping at the Downs

Aug 25, 2017

BATAVIA — It’s early, but Batavia Downs Live Racing Manager Todd Haight said he’s found a winning formula. Moving Wednesday post…

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