GENESEO - A Livingston County Jail inmate is facing a new felony charge after causing damage to his cell door because he couldn’t call a member of his family.

LEICESTER – A Livonia man is facing criminal charges after Livingston County Sheriff’s deputies found his trying to drive his vehicle out of a ditch while they say he was high on drugs.

GENESEO - There will be no ghosts and goblins walking through the streets of Geneseo this year. After careful review with the Livingston County Health Department and the village, Geneseo’s Kiwanis Club has decided to cancel the annual Halloween parade this year.

All on-campus State University of New York students must test negative for COVID-19 before leaving campus for Thanksgiving break. SUNY Chancellor Jim Malatras said the systemwide testing requirement is intended to help prevent community spread as students return to their hometowns for the holiday.

Advocates and lawmakers rallied around the state Tuesday, slamming Gov. Andrew Cuomo and lawmakers for failing to act as COVID-19 infections spike at state prisons and correctional facilities, including Elmira and Greene County.

ALBANY — The federal government is wrong to believe state governments and officials cannot control the spread of COVID-19, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Monday, citing New York’s detailed scientific data and the need to expand testing and contact tracing nationwide.

ALBANY — COVID-19 infections can be controlled and mitigated, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Sunday in a dissenting retort to White House Chief of Staff Mark Meadows’ claim earlier that morning that the nation is not going to control the spread of the novel coronavirus.

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Batavia Newspapers Corp. will launch digital subscription models on Nov. 1 for its two newspapers, The Daily News in Batavia and The Livingston County News in Geneseo.

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Attorney Steve Barnes was flying along at 28,000 feet and was 15 miles from his destination on Oct. 2 when he asked for a runway approach at Buffalo International Airport.

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CALEDONIA – Members of the Seneca Nation came together near the former Iroquois village of Canawaugus last week in protest of a solar developer’s plan to build a 600,000-panel solar array on hundreds of acres of land once owned, used and enjoyed by their indigenous ancestors.

Three of the four GLOW region counties saw new lab-confirmed cases of the COVID-19 virus and an almost equal number of recoveries on Thursday, according to data from the counties’ departments of health.

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo blasted federal officials Thursday after reports that the nation’s Health and Human Services secretary plans to fire the U.S. Food & Drug Administration chief as President Donald Trump’s administration clashes over the nation’s approval standards to promptly au…

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GENESEO – A new partnership between Livingston County and the Veterans Outreach Center, a non-profit based in Rochester, will bring a broader slate of services to in-county veterans who previously may have had to travel to the city to receive them or who otherwise wouldn’t be able to take ad…

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ALBANY — Officials on the state’s Coronavirus Task Force are investigating the cause of spiking COVID-19 infections in New York counties bordering Pennsylvania, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said Wednesday, as health experts weigh alternatives to blanket two-week isolation mandates for out-of-state travelers.

GENESEO – The Livingston County Board of Supervisors voted to adopt a handful of resolutions at its Oct. 14 meeting. The resolutions were aimed at drawing attention to breast cancer, mental illness, lead poisoning and domestic and family violence.

CALEDONIA – More candidates than people looking to see them came out to attend a meet and greet event on Oct. 15, organized by The Caledonia Democratic Committee.

PERRY — The Silver Lake Association’s Water Quality Committee has partnered with landowners, government entities, and environmental experts to make inroads on projects that will stem the influx of nutrients and sediment into the lake at critical tributaries.

WASHINGTON — The investigation into the Oct. 2 plane crash in Pembroke that killed Buffalo attorney Steve Barnes and his niece, Elizabeth Barnes, continues, with a preliminary report expected within the next several days, a National Transportation Safety Board official said.

PAVILION — Dollar General Literacy Foundation recently awarded Pavilion Elementary School $3,000 grant to support youth literacy initiatives.

ALBANY — New Yorkers should avoid travel to neighboring New Jersey and Connecticut, Gov. Andrew Cuomo said, as visitors from all but six states must isolate for two weeks when arriving in New York to prevent further spread of the novel coronavirus.

WASHINGTON, D.C. — Two state restaurateurs joined U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Tuesday afternoon to advocate for the passage of a bipartisan congressional bill to help independent restaurant owners keep their businesses alive as the coronavirus pandemic continues.

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Livingston County, with 38 active cases of COVID-19 on Tuesday, has reached a level not seen since May, according to data from the Livingston County Department of Public Health.

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PERRY – From live animals to Jurassic era memorabilia there was just about anything and everything at Prehistoric World, a new business for people who love reptiles and amphibians.

ALBANY — Gov. Andrew Cuomo renewed his call for President Donald Trump to issue guidelines for the distribution and administration of a COVID-19 vaccine when it becomes available.

More than 40 people were reported since Friday as having recovered from the COVID-19 virus, according to data from GLOW region county health departments.