Throwing a ‘Tantrum’: Newest roller coaster draws huge crowd

Jun 2, 2018

DARIEN — Running down a wooden ramp, a student from the Alexander Music Band cried out, “I didn’t die!” before embracing a…

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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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Darien Lake's Tantrum expected to give thrill seekers what they want

Jun 1, 2018

One of the best parts of Chris Thorpe's job, which he readily admits, is getting to preview the rides before they're open to the public. He's already…

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The  Wild Rican joins EDEN in FreshLAB food hall

May 30, 2018

BATAVIA — As a mid-morning session of yoga concluded on the Eli Fish Brewing Co.’s bocce courts, scents of authentic Puerto Rican food…

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Returning Attica Hotel to its roots

May 23, 2018

ATTICA — “It’s sold! It’s sold!” cried Attica residents when they saw a published announcement, even before the Attica…

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Couple opens winery in Elba

May 7, 2018

Growing grapes and making wines is probably the last thing Bob and Ingrid Bowen expected to be doing after retirement. Even Bob can’t believe…

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Art explosion: One gallery opens, another reopens

May 5, 2018

The gift of art keeps growing and expanding, and two art galleries in Genesee and Orleans will be opening — or reopening — their doors…

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May events planned at the Holland Land Office Museum

Apr 26, 2018

From the Holland Land Office Museum:   It's finally starting to look like April weather, so hopefully May will keep it up! In May, the Holland…

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The Visual Truth Theater Ensemble to present reading at Moon Java on May 11

Apr 25, 2018

A new literary group in Batavia, organized by Eric Zwieg, The Visual Truth Theater Ensemble, will present readings by writers Byron Hoot, Cole Rogers,…

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CONCERT ANNOUNCEMENT: Poison, Cheap Trick coming to Darien Lake

Apr 9, 2018

DARIEN CENTER — They may no longer have that signature long, flowing hair, but the group once dubbed the greatest hair metal band of the 1980s…

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GO Art opens Tavern 201 in Batavia

Apr 9, 2018

BATAVIA — Tavern 201 is open for business. After shutting down in 2001 when the Batavia Club, a men’s social club, closed its doors, and…

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Art demo takes on composition and waterscapes

Apr 5, 2018

BATAVIA — Barbara Jablonski loves water, the ourdoors and painting. So what could be better for her than to combine those three things into one…

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Did you know there are Rubik’s Cube competitions? One’s coming to Corfu

Apr 5, 2018

It turns out I’m a peeler. Don’t know what that is? Neither did I until Eli Fox looked down his nose at me for it. A peeler is what people…

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Home show starts to take shape for weekend

Apr 3, 2018

BATAVIA — “No Chamber event embodies the mission of our Chamber of Commerce more than the Home Show.” Genesee County Chamber…

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Suffragettes: Le Roy celebrates 100th anniversary of first woman to vote in village

Apr 3, 2018

LE ROY — One hundred years ago Delia Phillips marched into the Le Roy Municipal Building and was the first woman to cast a vote in the village.…

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First woman to vote in Le Roy remembered

Apr 2, 2018

One hundred years ago, on April 2, 1918, Delia A. Phillips made news by voting in what was, it would seem, a ho-hum election in Le Roy, Genesee…

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‘Wild Rican’ plans to bring Caribbean flavors to Batavia

Mar 28, 2018

BATAVIA — Restaurateur Victor Figueroa believes in himself, his start-up concept for authentic Island flavors; and most importantly his wife…

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St. Jerome Guild Fashion Show is noon April 15 at Ascension Parish

Mar 28, 2018

The St. Jerome Guild is sponsoring its annual fashion show is at noon on Sunday, April 15th, at Father Solumba Hall at Accension Parish, 15 Sumner…

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46th Annual Easter Egg Hunt at Pembroke Town Park starts at 12:15 sharp Sunday afternoon

Mar 28, 2018

The PCD Kiwanis 46th Annual Easter Egg Hunt will be held beginning at 12:15 p.m. on Easter Sunday, April 1st. It's at the Pembroke Town…

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St. Joseph School inducts 10 new students into National Junior Honor Society

Mar 28, 2018

St. Joseph Catholic School is proud to announce that it has inducted 10 new students into its National Junior Honor Society (NJHS). Parents, family…

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