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Stafford set to begin bicentennial year

Mar 9, 2020

STAFFORD –The Town of Stafford will kickoff a year-long bicentennial celebration with a Founder’s Day party on March 24. The event is…

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Vintage celebrates grand opening in Harvester Center

Mar 8, 2020

BATAVIA — You’ll have no problem finding the antiques when you walk through the door at Vintage, which celebrated a grand opening Saturday…

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Bikini Rally riders were ‘Freezin’ for a reason’

Mar 3, 2020

BATAVIA — Snowmobile? Check. Helmet? Check. And bikinis? A total of 19 riders braved 18-degree temperatures and a biting wind Saturday for the…

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Cultural garden may become reality for GO Art!

Feb 21, 2020

BATAVIA — Among the myriad of grants the Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council (GO Art!) is hoping to get is one for a cultural garden around…

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American Warrior Festival at T.F. Brown's on Saturday, free, live music

Feb 12, 2020

The American Warrior Festival -- a free show to celebrate our troops, veterans and American way of Life -- will be held at T.F. Brown's…

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Major Stash Cigar Celebrates Grand Opening

Feb 11, 2020

BATAVIA — There’s a hole in the wall on Liberty Street, one that, sandwiched up against an industrial wholesaler, proves unassuming at…

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Six Flags Darien Lake is officially a Certified Autism Center to better serve guests with special needs

Feb 6, 2020

Six Flags Entertainment Corporation (NYSE:SIX), the world’s largest regional theme park company and the largest operator of waterparks in…

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Special event at Blue Pearl Yoga Feb. 15: 'Purifying shower of love' by way of a Healing Sound Bath

Feb 5, 2020

Information from Blue Pearl Yoga: Blue Pearl Yoga in Downtown Batavia is very excited to have Sonam Targee of Ancient Universal Medicine of…

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First-ever Mutt Strut set for April 19 in Genesee County Park

Jan 12, 2020

Joshua Finn says he always wanted a blond female running partner and he wound up with Charlotte, a young golden retriever full of energy. They…

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Wonderland of lights: Red Osier Landmark Restaurant tops 2.5 million Christmas lights

Nov 27, 2019

Tim Adams was bundled against a frigid wind last Friday as he affixed Christmas lights outside at the Red Osier Landmark Restaurant. It was no easy…

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VIDEO: WNY Gas & Steam Show

Sep 7, 2019

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Genesee County Fair expanding

Apr 30, 2019

The Genesee County Fair is growing at an exceptional rate, and this year fair-goers can see many new and exciting changes. Since developing a…

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Genesee Gateway Local Development Corporation awarded $2 million in economic and community development funding for Yancey’s Fancy expansion

Dec 18, 2018

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today announced that more than $763 million in economic and community development funding has been awarded through…

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Strong foundation for Brick House Corners Fair

Sep 10, 2018

PEMBROKE — Over the past three decades, the Brick House Corners Fair has grown from its humble roots as a small craft and baked goods sale on a…

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Beertavia event proves bigger and better than ever

Jul 30, 2018

A storm brewed mere miles off the corner of Bank Street and Alva Place, dark clouds threatening spatters of rain and frequent, accompanied by chilly…

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Oatka Festival kicks off this weekend

Jul 13, 2018

The 30th annual Oatka Festival kicks off this weekend. The parade will be bigger than previous years. Bob Sullivan, chairman and parade supervisor for…

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Oakfield Labor Daze returning to familiar ground

Jul 6, 2018

The Oakfield Betterment Committee says the details have been worked out and Labor Daze will return to its roots this year — Triangle Park.…

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Batavia’s July 4th Picnic in the Park celebration

Jul 5, 2018

The hot weather may have kept some people from the events held in the city to celebrate America’s birthday, but there was still a good turnout…

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Summer goings-on at the Holland Land Office Museum

Jun 1, 2018

Press release:   We are gearing up for summer here at the museum and are very excited to bring in new speakers and events for you!  …

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