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ALBANY — As the state budget deadline draws near, the Siena College Research Institute has found that a number of legislative proposals included in the drafts have strong support among New Yorkers, including the governor’s proposal to give judges more discretion when setting bail.
LE ROY — Botts-Fiorito American Legion Post 576 in Le Roy will observe National Vietnam War Veterans Day today with a ceremony at 5 p.m. at the Memorial Flag pole at the American Legion Post Home, 53 W. Main St. in Le Roy. There will be light refreshments to follow.
ALBANY — Gov. Kathleen C. Hochul is doubling down on her proposals to amend the state’s bail laws, even in the face of unified opposition to such changes from Democratic leadership in the legislature.
When Air Force veteran Bob Henderson came home from his tour of duty in Vietnam there was no big victory parade. It was just him and a few other Air Force service members disembarking a ship in San Diego.
MOUNT MORRIS – Farmers, friends and family came together on March 24 to celebrate agriculture and honor Edgewood Farms of Groveland, the 2023 Livingston County Farm of the Year. The event was at the Genesee River Reception Center in Mount Morris and organized by the Livingston County Chamber…
BERGEN — As investigators continue to determine the cause of the Friday afternoon fire that destroyed or damaged much of the Firing Pin, owner and managing member Brandon Lewis says the store will remain open on a limited basis.
BATAVIA — As Congress works on the 2023 Farm Bill, area farmers will have a chance to offer input.
WARSAW — A Kendall, Orleans County man has been charged with numerous thefts of sports trading cards at Walmart stores in five counties.
ROCHESTER — A Brooklyn man has pleaded guilty to defrauding Wegmans customers on the store’s website.
BATAVIA — A “what-if” question involving tobacco is spurring discussion at Batavia Downs.
ALBANY — Mega Millions sales on draw days will end at 10 p.m. starting April 4.
PERRY — A Staten Island man was found with more than 10 pounds of marijuana and nearly $45,000 in cash after a traffic stop March 20 on Route 20A, Wyoming County sheriff’s deputies said.
MOUNT MORRIS – The American Red Cross will conduct a blood drive at Mount Morris Central School from noon to 6 p.m. March 30.
Congresswoman Claudia Tenney, R-Canandaigua, has introduced legislation to bring awareness of heat-related illnesses and assistance in complying with heat-safety regulations.
The public will get a chance to participate in the Lakeville Corridor Strategic Plan on Tuesday. A public meeting is scheduled for 5:30 p.m. March 28 in the Nature Center Building at Vitale Park, 5828 Big Tree Rd, Lakeville.
NY farms to Hochul, state legislators: Hold off on additional minimum wage hikes
DANSVILLE – Ellis B. Hyde Elementary School in the Dansville Central School District hosts a gem that many haven’t heard about.
The Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce has issued a call for applications for its 5th annual IGNITE Award.
LIVONIA - One person was taken to the hospital with minor injuries Saturday evening following a single-car crash on Rix Hill Road, reports the Livonia Fire Department.
Frugal shoppers fight inflation
U.S. auto sales likely rose in December and will rebound in the new year as a recovery in vehicle production will more than offset the effects of inflation and rising interest rates.
UPDATE: Michael Williams III and his mother have been found safe, Rochester City Police said Saturday afternoon. No further details have been provided.
BATAVIA — The Genesee County 4-H Fur and Feather Club will be hosting its Double Youth Rabbit and Cavy Show on April 29.
GENESEO – Nearly 90 teenagers from across Livingston County have been named by the Livingston County Youth Board as recipients of the 2023 Teen Recognition Award.
Most of the GLOW region will find itself under a high wind warning tonight.
BERGEN — Craft Cannery of Bergen has lost tens of thousands of dollars due to the closing of a customer, RealEats of Geneva.
BATAVIA — Over 600 students, potential members of the healthcare community someday, walked around the Forum at Genesee Community College, checking out their options.
ALBANY — The spring trout fishing season starts April 1.
BATAVIA — Benjamin J. Bonarigo Sr., Esq. will be the 55th commencement speaker for the Genesee Community College’s graduating class of 2023.
WARSAW — A COVID-19 vaccine clinic has been announced for Tuesday in Wyoming County.
HARRISBURG, PA – Farmers and ranchers still have time to be counted in the 2022 Census of Agriculture, according to the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service.
ORANGE, Conn. — The parent company of New York State Electric & Gas is advising people to beware of scammers posing as company representatives.
BATAVIA — A wind advisory has been issued for Genesee, Orleans and Wyoming counties. A separate advisory includes Livingston County.
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The Dansville Police Department is again reminding residents to lock their vehicles.
More than 50 county leaders from across New York, including each of the four GLOW counties, have signed on to a bipartisan letter sent to Senate Majority Leader Charles Schumer seeking his assistance in helping stop a proposed Medicaid cost shift in the New York State budgets.
GENESEO — The Livingston County Board of Supervisors has declared March 24, 2023, as Women in Agriculture Day throughout Livingston County.
SPRINGWATER — Free car seat checks will be offered Saturday by certified child passenger safety technicians
BATAVIA — Hundreds of students from the GLOW region tested their skills at this year’s Tech Wars competition at Genesee Community College.
Assembly members Steve Hawley, R-Batavia, and Marjorie Byrnes, R-Caledonia have joined a coalition of assembly members and district attorneys from across the state and on both sides of the political aisle, to call for an end to the ”Raise the Age” law that has been in place in New York since 2018.
BATAVIA - Area technology middle and high school students and teachers, along with the GCC Accelerated College Enrollment (ACE) department and college community took part in the 14th GLOW Region Tech Wars today at Genesee Community College.
The National Weather Service has issued a high wind watch to begin Saturday afternoon in Genesee and Orleans counties, while a separate watch includes Wyoming County.
GENESEO – Coast Professional Inc. has promoted Samuel A. Thelen to vice president of information technology.
GENESEO – Brittany Minster of Livonia has been promoted by Coast Professional Inc. to director of human resources.
(TNS) – Norfolk Southern’s CEO Alan Shaw was among the witnesses who testified Wednesday at a U.S. Senate committee hearing about the railroad’s toxic derailment in East Palestine, Ohio on Feb. 3.
OSWEGO — The Daily News and its sister publication the Livingston County News have been purchased by the Sample News Group.
CANANDAIGUA — High school students, bring out your pens, pencils and pastels.
BATAVIA — Genesee Community College has recently unveiled a draft of its 2023-2028 Strategic Plan.
A former mayor is returning to the office in Dansville and three newcomers have been elected to village offices in Mount Morris, according to unofficial results from the Livingston County Board of Elections.
(TNS) – Amid a push for more stringent rail safety regulations in the wake of the toxic derailment in East Palestine, Ohio, Norfolk Southern CEO Alan Shaw will respond to the proposed tightening of safety measures in Congressional testimony on Wednesday.