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Sister Act 4: Byron-Bergen ranked second in state

The movies Sister Act 1 & 2 came out in the early 1990s. Sister Act 3 was last season as the Byron-Bergen girls soccer team had four pairs of sisters on the roster on their way to a Section V title before losing in the state semi-finals. This year’s squad,...
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Batavia man arrested on gun charge

BATAVIA, N.Y. (WIVB) — A Batavia man was arrested on a gun charge after a shots fired incident on Friday night, police said. At approximately 6 p.m. Friday, police say they received a complaint of what sounded like gunshots in the area of 200 Ellicott Street. Later, police attempted to stop an individual who matched […]
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Fatal Accident In Hornell

HORNELL, NY – Hornell police have released a statement about a fatal accident that happened on Friday afternoon. It happened on Genesee Street in Hornell when 93 year old John Prete, who was walking, was somehow injured, by a car. John Prete died a short time later that day from injuries sustained from the accident. Police say that the driver was ticketed for failure to exercise due care to a pedestrian in the roadway.

Hornell Homecoming 2022

HORNELL, NY – At last night’s Homecoming 2022 varsity football game, the Haverling Rams defeated Hornell, 35-14. The Homecoming Queen was Allyson Buckley,. the Homecoming King was Trey Woolwine.

Emerald Ash Borer continues to threaten and kill ash trees in the area

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — The Emerald Ash Borer has become a huge threat to ash trees in New York State ever since it started spreading back in 2009. Not only has the insect been killing ash trees and making them vulnerable to the elements, but they are also becoming a public safety hazard…

Studio Lakeville and Green Café to close in September

LAKEVILLE, Conn. — Studio Lakeville is a beautiful listed building at the intersection of the roads to Millerton, N.Y., and Salisbury and Sharon, Conn., in Lakeville. Once the old firehouse, with three large opening doors, now windows, the building was refurbished by contractor Seth Churchill. Its current use is...

Batavia Downs Gaming and Hotel offering great Summer Staycation deals!

Ryan Hasenauer and Barbara O'Rourke, from Batavia Downs Gaming and Hotel joined Emily & Mercedes on Monday's show to talk about a great summer deal they're offering right now. Because of the great response to their monthly specials, Batavia Down was happy to announce their offer for August:. $179 gets...

More Wegmans stores going through ‘resets.’

A little less than a year ago, Wegmans’ Eastway, Irondequoit Plaza and Geneseo locations were among those locally that went through “resets,” grocery-industry parlance for reconfiguring and/or remodeling stores. Now the same work is underway at the Calkins Road and Geneva stores. Beyond reorganization, the changes signal the end of an era: Wegmans is phasing out designated Nature’s Marketplace sections, distinct departments set off with sunflower-logoed signage, the first of which launched in 1994 at the Hylan Drive Wegmans.

Enter to Win a Stay & Play Package from Batavia Downs

*GIVEAWAY ALERT!* We’re teaming up with Batavia Downs to give away a Stay & Play Package ($250 value). One night stay of your choosing in their hotel (Blackout dates apply and room amenities may vary) $25 Free Play for up to 2 persons each. A $100 Food Credit at...

Local ice cream shops honor Officer Mazurkiewicz with blue sprinkles

As the Rochester community lights up blue in honor of fallen RPD Officer Anthony Mazurkiewicz, three local ice cream shops are teaming up to benefit Mazurkiewicz’s family – by adding a blue sprinkle to dozens of dishes. “On a normal week we probably sell three or four boxes,...