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Love story leads to Hawaiian restaurant in Batavia

Sep 11, 2019

Batavia is not quite as far from Hawaii as a United States town can get, but it’s most of the way there. Yet the Genesee County seat’s…

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New Le Roy business: The Photography Co-Op to offer gallery space, camera room, classes, events

Sep 8, 2019

Two open houses will introduce a new business at 43 Main St., Le Roy, on Friday and Saturday, Sept. 13-14. The Photography Co-Op will offer a gallery,…

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VIDEO: Eat Well Grill Grand Opening

Jul 22, 2019

Eat Well Grill Grand Opening

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VIDEO: Mama Chavez Taqueria opens in Le Roy

Jul 12, 2019

Mama Chavez Taqueria opens today in Le Roy. Owner Maria Chavez and her sons held a ribbon-cutting and an open house for invited guests…

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An authentic taste of Mexico in Le Roy

Jul 12, 2019

An authentic taste of Mexico can be found in Le Roy at Mama Chavez’s Taqueria. Tucked away on Mill Street, Mama Chavez’s makes freshly…

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Cutting the ribbon for Over the Border’s food truck

Jun 12, 2019

An entrepreneurial spirit got Over the Border rolling and the food truck business celebrated with a ribbon-cutting today at a familiar spot, in front…

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Eat Well Grill approved for FreshLab, will provide healthy meal options

May 4, 2019

When Matt Gray and Jon Mager first conceived of FreshLab, the restaurant incubator inside Eli Fish Brewing Company, they envisioned providing a…

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Batavia Downs’ Gatsby Bar is ready to serve

Feb 9, 2019

BATAVIA — It was an area that was off-limits until midday Friday, when Batavia Downs was ready to cut the ribbon on its newest addition —…

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√State raise could mean more money for Batavia Downs, county; New Gatsby’s Bar to open in February

Jan 21, 2019

BATAVIA — There may be an increase in the revenue Western Regional Off-Track Betting (WROTB) keeps in vendor’s fees, leading to more money…

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Stop the presses: Another investment in Batavia with The Coffee Press

Jan 17, 2019

Derek Geib has a unique and popular restaurant in Batavia with Bourbon & Burger Co. on Jackson Street. However, while talking to his wife, Jen, he…

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The Coffee Press on Jackson Street, now open, aims to be hometown hangout

Jan 16, 2019

When there were no immediate takers for an empty storefront Derek Geib owned on Jackson Street, he started to think about what he could do with the…

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Tracy B’s is open for business

Nov 26, 2018

It was a Barsaloux family Christmas tradition to buy trees at Crnkovich’s Farm Market. While Crnkovich’s Farm Market is gone, Jim and…

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Photos: Le Royans dedicate memorial to 12 who died in World War I on 100th anniversary of Armistice Day

Nov 11, 2018

George Botts, Cecelia Cochran, Errol Crittenden, Leo Fiorito, Thomas Illes, Edward Kaine, Percy Luttrell, Patrick Molyneaux, Edgar Murrell, George…

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Batavia Country Deli conducting grand opening through Thursday

Oct 23, 2018

  BATAVIA — With renovations and a summertime”soft” opening under its belt, Batavia Country Deli has turned its attention to a…

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Sweet celebration: Oliver’s Candies marks official opening at Elba location

Oct 21, 2018

Jeremy Liles talked with visitors Saturday as excited crowds make their way through the new Oliver’s Candies facility on Main Street. Only a few…

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Photo: Oliver's celebrates new candy shop in Elba

Oct 20, 2018

Jeremy Liles, owner of Oliver's Candies, with the help of his family and employees, made the company's new production facility in Elba today official…

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Los Compadres opens its doors in Batavia

Oct 19, 2018

BATAVIA — Bringing a little bit of Mexico to Batavia is what Jose Castaneda had in mind when he signed a lease to rent the former Kati’s…

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EV charging station installed at Batavia Downs

Aug 1, 2018

Mike Nolan, executive VP and COO of Western OTB, and Tom Turnbull, president of the Chamber of Commerce, along with officials from the Town of Batavia…

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Foxprowl Collectables will hold Grand Opening Saturday in former location at 440 Ellicott St., Batavia

Jul 31, 2018

(File photos.) Foxprowl Collectables has come full circle. This Saturday, Aug. 4, at 11 a.m., the toy and collectibles shop will host a Grand Opening…

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New entrepreneurs bring passion for the restaurant business to Cindy and Barb's in Texaco Town

Jul 24, 2018

After spending a couple of decades kicking around the kitchens of Batavia, Robert Rudnicki and Adam Horton decided it was time to strike out on…

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