Civil War reenactors at Holland Land Office Museum

Apr 10, 2011

Among the many things to do in Genesee County on Saturday 4/10, was to stop by the Holland Land Office Museum and meet some Civil War reenactors and see some of their guns, swords and household items.

Read More

Motorcycle Rally hopes to 'Round-Up' bikers this summer

Apr 2, 2011

A few motorcycle enthusiasts have found a way to bring thousands of riders to Genesee County this summer with a Round-up Rally on Aug. 12, 13 and 14 in the Clarion Hotel's south parking lot

Read More

Tice's Rangers give an authentic view of history at Oakfield museum spring opening

Apr 2, 2011

Tice's Rangers, a Revolutionary-era reenactment group was at the Oakfield Historical Museum for the museum's spring reopening.

Read More

Round-Up Rally will roar into area in August

Apr 1, 2011

Kasinski, of Le Roy, and his brother, John, of Lancaster have organized the inaugural WNY Round-Up Rally 2011, three days of live music, food, bike rides and exhibits. "It’s a go," Kasinski said Tuesday.

Read More

Historic Pontillo's sign removed from pizzeria

Mar 29, 2011

One of Batavia's most historic landmarks, the Pontillo's sign on the pizzeria, was removed and replaced by the new "Batavia's Original Pizzeria" sign.

Read More

Restaurateur seeks liquor license for new Batavia bar and grill

Mar 10, 2011

If all goes well, there will be a new restaurant downtown by spring serving specialty grilled burgers, sandwiches, salads and appetizers at 9 Jackson St.

Read More

During his return to Batavia, Terry Anderson sees hope for Middle East

Feb 18, 2011

It's an auspicious time for Terry Anderson to return to Batavia to dedicate a peace garden.

Read More

Construction begins on indoor water park at Clarion Hotel, Batavia

Feb 17, 2011

Construction has begun on a $2 million project to add an indoor water park to the Clarion Hotel on Park Road, Batavia.

Read More

Darien's vegan hotel and spa thriving in a community of meat eaters

Feb 13, 2011

This new Darien resort property is embracing the gourmet side of raw and vegan food in their on-site restaurant.

Read More

Ghost hunters gathering for conference, investigation

Jan 13, 2011

Several stars from "Ghost Hunters International" are gathering this weekend at Rollings Hills Asylum, 11001 Bethany Center Rd., East Bethany, for an investigation and conference.

Read More

State group celebrates community theater with festival at GCC

Oct 30, 2010

The TANYS Festival theme is "Our Thanks to Broadway" -- an intense, three-day celebration of community theater. The festival brings together theater lovers statewide to mingle, network and make new friends.

Read More

Rolling Hills comes alive for haunted tours, paranormal conference

Oct 14, 2010

Rolling Hills Asylum, 11001 Bethany Center Rd., will offer hour-long tours of the historical building which has been not only an asylum, but an orphanage and nursing home as well as the Genesee County Poor House in its former incarnations.

Read More

TANYS to celebrate Broadway at Batavia festival

Aug 19, 2010

BATAVIA -- The Theatre Association of New York State is scheduled to stage its annual festival at Genesee Community College in November for the third consecutive year.

Read More

American Austin Bantam Club Meeting In Batavia

Aug 11, 2010

It turns out the American Austin Bantam Club is holding its 46th annual meeting in Batavia this week. American Austins, and alter Bantams, were manufactured in the United States from the 1930s until the early 1940s. They were America's first economy car.

Read More

Photos: Horse show at Batavia Downs

May 22, 2010

There's a horse show going on at Batavia Downs. Riders from all over the northeast are in Batavia to test their skills and display their handsome mounts. If you've missed it, the show continues Sunday at 7:30 a.m. until 5 p.m.

Read More

'Showtime Horse Show' at Batavia Downs

May 13, 2010

The 4th annual Batavia Showtime horse show has courses for families and people of all ages featuring horse (and pony) jumpers and hunters.

Read More