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Wonderland of Trees begins anew in Batavia

Nov 20, 2017

BATAVIA — There may not be any snow blanketing the ground in the GLOW Region right now, but for the next few weeks, the Holland Land Office…

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More Christmas lights adorn Red Osier, community invited for tours

Nov 16, 2017

If you drive past the Original Red Osier Landmark Restaurant in Stafford and think its holiday lights have a bit more twinkle this year, your eyes are…

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‘Waterworks’ exhibit at Steiner Art Gallery a showcase of delicate glasswork

Nov 16, 2017

BATAVIA — Usually, when one adds a torch to water the result is steam. But in the hands of sculptor Jennifer Hecker, the end result is a…

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Darien Lake says new ride will cause a 'tantrum'

Nov 13, 2017

DARIEN — Darien Lake plans to throw patrons into a Tantrum this summer. Tantrum was revealed Monday as the name of a new roller coaster at the…

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Snowshoeing allows winter exploration at area park

Nov 11, 2017

EAST BETHANY — So long as you watch your step, snowshoes will keep your feet as you take in the scenery on the region’s wintry trails.…

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Photographer explores revolution through new exhibit

Nov 9, 2017

BATAVIA — Hanging in wooden frames, tied together by twine, is the story of a revolution. “It is about revolution and righting…

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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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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 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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