'Tick, Tick...Boom!" will be Genesee County's first taste of new theater group

Jul 12, 2011

Directors Shellene Bailey and Thorin Vallentin are members of the newly formed local theater group, JNS Productions -- named after the founders: Joel, Shellene, and Nick.

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Picturesque home gardens showcased in 'House & Garden Tour'

Jul 12, 2011

On Sunday, 12 homeowners -- nine from Batavia and three from Corfu -- opened their homes as part of the Landmark Society of Genesee County's "House & Garden Tour," the proceeds of which went toward the restoration of St. James Episcopal Church.

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CPR open for business, ready to save your broken computer or phone

Jul 12, 2011

CPR (Computer and Phone Repair) is now open for business and co-owner Rich Clark said he wants people to know the new shop will emphasize customer service.

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Music flows at Batavia Ramble

Jul 5, 2011

Lynn O’Brien was one of the early arrivals at Saturday’s Ramble Music & Arts Fest because her geriatric mom, Maggie Yeibel, insisted.

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History in bloom

Jul 2, 2011

Two local organizations with shared interests will combine to sponsor a house and garden tour July 10 in Batavia and Corfu.

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Batavia gets ready to Ramble

Jun 29, 2011

On July 2, some of these old friends and bandmates will reunite in Jackson Square for a day of jamming and seeing old friends at the 6th Annual Ramble Music and Arts Festival.

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Duyssens keep 'the family' in family farming

Jun 27, 2011

Strawberry season is just about over -- if you want to pick your own, there's only a day or two left and what's left is best suited for preserves -- but John, Jessica and the boys have plenty to keep them busy.

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Pembroke's Holiday Hollow offers first dinner theater

Jun 25, 2011

After 20 years of family oriented Halloween entertainment and three years of Christmas and "tea tasting" shows, the George Walker family at Holiday Hollow in Pembroke has added dinner theater to their repertoire.

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Area 51 motocross racing

Jun 20, 2011

I was out at Area 51 yesterday to watch the races and take some photos. I had a great time and figured I would share a few. If you have never been there, you are really missing out on one of the great attractions in Genesee County!

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Home opener: Big crowd, high hopes

Jun 18, 2011

They came in pretty big numbers for the Batavia Muckdogs’ season home opener Friday night.

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Muckdogs drop season opener to Auburn

Jun 17, 2011

Auburn pitching held the Batavia Muckdogs to only five hits at Dwyer Stadium on Friday night, taking the New York Penn League season opener 6-1.

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Genesee County's six, count 'em, six bakeries

Jun 17, 2011

A little less than a year ago, there was only one independent bakery in Genesee County. As of last week, there are six.

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New diner open in Elba

Jun 17, 2011

Chap's Elba Diner features a variety of “home cooking and great service” and daily specials, including a Friday fish fry.

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Cruiser's Creamery opens on West Main Street, LeRoy

Jun 16, 2011

Le Roy has a new ice cream parlor, Cruisers Creamery, between Scooters and Burger King, on West Main Street. The creamery features homemade ice cream and fresh waffle cones made daily.

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Ghost-hunting teams face new 'Challenge' at Rolling Hills Asylum

Jun 14, 2011

The new ghost-hunting series, “Paranormal Challenge,“ will debut Friday with an episode featuring Rolling Hill Asylum in East Bethany.

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Valle's 60th Anniversary

Jun 11, 2011

Valle Jewelers celebrated its 60th year in business with sales, prize drawings and refreshments.

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Hollywood horror star going ghost hunting at Rolling Hills

Jun 10, 2011

Actor and stuntman Kane Hodder has done a lot of scaring in his day. He has appeared in more than 100 movies, most famously playing hockey-mask wearing Jason Voorhees in four different films. But this weekend, Hodder is hoping to be scared.

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Live music at Larry's Steakhouse

Jun 9, 2011

Kay McMahon, Jim Catino and Bill MacDonald laid down some countrified grooves on the patio of Larry's Steakhouse.

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Phish Fest at Darien Lake

Jun 9, 2011

Popular jam band Phish performed to open the concert season at Darien Lake Performing Arts Center.

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BPO plans Centennial Park stop on summer tour

Jun 9, 2011

Paul Ferington and the Buffalo Philharmonic Orchestra will make a return appearance at Centennial Park this summer.The free concert on July 26 is part…

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