American Pickers coming to Western New York

Aug 12, 2017

There’s a lot of rich history in the barns and basements of Western New York, and Mike Wolfe and Frank Fritz want to pick it. The popular…

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State announces grants to projects in Batavia to assist economic growth

Aug 10, 2017

Press release: Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced more than $1 million has been awarded to three municipalities in the Finger Lakes to help…

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UPDATE: Resurgence says CDBG award will help with upfront costs for Batavia brewery

Aug 10, 2017

BATAVIA — Two Batavia projects have received Community Development Block Grants to support the establishment of a truck service and education…

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New art gallery, antique shop opens in East Bethany

Aug 10, 2017

In the end of July, Terry Weber opened a new art gallery and antique shop in the Old General Store in East Bethany on Route 63, where she displays and…

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Batavia Players’ youth theater presents ‘Fame’ this weekend

Aug 10, 2017

BATAVIA — Animosity, competition and jealousy may well be the reality for many performing artists in the 1980s-based musical “Fame.”…

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Country music icon Clint Black to Jam at the Ridge on Saturday

Aug 9, 2017

Country music icon Clint Black is heading our way – Le Roy to be exact -- to play the Jam at the Ridge on Saturday (Aug. 12th).…

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Beertavia is on tap

Aug 9, 2017

BATAVIA - Batavia will welcome 24 breweries, two cideries and a meadery for a sampling of the region’s brewing explosion at the Downtown Batavia…

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Partners announce new name with ties to historic Batavia for brewery in Newberry Building

Aug 8, 2017

Press release: Three Batavia natives are giving a nod to the city’s past with an exciting plan they hope will be a cornerstone of…

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Hollins feeling right at home

Aug 8, 2017

BATAVIA — Just a week ago, Batavia Muckdogs third baseman David “Bubba” Hollins was in the process of preparing for his senior…

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Genesee County bed tax revenues rise and shine

Aug 8, 2017

BATAVIA — Revenues from visitors checking into Genesee County’s hotels are at their highest levels in four years. A report from the…

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Truck show highlights vehicles’ history, ‘purpose’

Aug 7, 2017

STAFFORD — For one New York group, fixing up cars isn’t interesting — it’s all about the trucks. The Empire State Antique…

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Fisher brings prespectives to Go-Art!

Aug 5, 2017

BATAVIA — Jodi Fisher, GO-Art!’s new programming director, is about to be engrossed in the wealth of artistic output of Genesee and…

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GCEDC board approves Ellicott Station and Gateway II projects

Aug 4, 2017

Press release: The Genesee County Economic Development Center (GCEDC) approved incentives for the $17.6 million Ellicott Station project by Savarino…

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Cathy’s Crafts brings homemade goods to Attica

Aug 4, 2017

ATTICA — Cathy’s Crafts, A new craft shop in town is the result of, well, boredom. Cathy and Gerry Freeman have always been handy, always…

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UPDATE: Ellicott Station gets $1.5M in county aid, BP2 aid

Aug 4, 2017

BATAVIA — The Ellicott Station project will receive $1.5 million in local tax incentives approved Thursday by the Genesee County Economic…

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Collins praises airport development

Aug 3, 2017

BATAVIA — As both a Congressman and a businessman, Rep. Chris Collins was impressed by what he saw at the Genesee County Airport Wednesday.…

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Public airport draws private planes

Aug 3, 2017

BATAVIA — The runways at Genesee County Airport are less frequently traveled than the Thruway or Route 33, but they see a fair share of traffic.…

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Fabric painter displaying at GO-Art!

Aug 3, 2017

BATAVIA — Mary Ann Fritz’s art isn’t exactly unique, but it’s quite rare. Especially among artists who have exhibited in the…

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Summer Serenade will return this Sunday

Aug 3, 2017

LE ROY — On Sunday, music will fill Mercy Grove as the Genesee Symphony Orchestra serenades the summer. This is the second year Summer Serenade…

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Larry Gatlin to perform at Batavia Downs Sept. 16

Aug 3, 2017

Press release: Batavia Downs Gaming & Hotel is proud to announce that Grammy Award-winning American country and southern gospel singer Larry…

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