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When the word got out in 1998, it seemed like something out of a movie. Roxanne Marshall, a retired Brighton school librarian, had left $7 million to the Rochester Area Community Foundation, the single largest gift received by the foundation.
Committee members who helped organize creation of the inclusive playground at Kiwanis Park in the Town of Batavia gathered with friends and supporters this evening for an official ribbon cutting to celebration the opening of the new playground.
A Batavia man accused of using a tooth brush to sexually assault a fellow jail inmate late last year entered a guilty plea in County Court today to counts of sexual abuse 1st.
The house was ramshackle. There were broken doors and windows that wouldn't close, but the land was good.
BRING YOUR FEET DOWNTOWN AND MAKE HEALTHY CHOICES! The Batavia Business Improvement District announces the opening of the Downtown Batavia Public Market on Thursday, June 20 and runs through Sept.
Four young men are being held on $10,000 bail after police say they stole smartphones and tablets from an AT&T store in Batavia.
Town of Batavia firefighters took a break from their extrication training Monday night to show off the Harley-Davidson Fatboy that one lucky raffle ticket buyer could win July 27. Tickets are $20 and are available for purchase at the fire hall on Lewiston Road or from a Town of Batavia volunteer.
Maybe there's varying definitions. One thing is for sure: Willis saved one person's life on Saturday morning when he rescued a man who fell into Tonawanda Creek in Batavia.
The Kiwanis Park Inclusive Playground, located on Route 5 in the Town of Batavia, will officially be open to the public following a ribbon cutting ceremony to be held on June 18th at the park at 6:30 The Inclusive playground, which was build for individuals of all physical abilities, was constructed nearly entirely by private donations as a joint ... (more)
Authorities say an unidentified good Samaritan plunged into a creek in western New York to assist a man spotted floating in the water.
A man is recovering after being rescued from Tonawanda Creek in Batavia Saturday morning.
After an interview process conducted by the Genesee County Democratic Committee three candidates were endorsed for the Genesee County Legislature.
After more than seven decades of marriage, Stephen and Rose Marchese of Burbank have a pretty simple secret to staying in love.
You can't brew beer without malt, which is something Ted Hawley thinks legislators forgot about when they passed a farm brewing bill last year that will eventually require ales and lagers labeled "New York Beer" to contain 90 percent locally grown ingredients.