Category: Batavia

Mark Twain to visit Bergen church

Mark Twain to visit Bergen church

Share This- The wit and wisdom of Mark Twain (aka Mike Randall) comes to #Bergen next month. #Batavia_Daily Mark Twain to visit Bergen churchBERGEN — It may have been over 100 years since Mark Twain died, but that won’t stop him from visiting the Stone Church Presbyterian Church in Bergen. Source

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Photo: A painting by Alexander native Noah North

Photo: A painting by Alexander native Noah North

Please Share- This is a painting by Noah North of Oliver Vaughn, who was 12 years old and a resident of Darien when it was painted in 1833. I stopped by to see it today at the Holland Land Office Museum because until a few days ago, I hadn't heard of North, who, it turns out, is a painter from Alexander of some ...

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Busy day of learning at Fire Training Center

Busy day of learning at Fire Training Center

Share This- Nearly 100 firefighters and other emergency responders were at the Fire Training Center today to participate in four different classes to help them be better prepared for accident and fire responses. Gary Hearn, regional emergency manager for Amtrak (bottom photo), taught a class on train passenger ...

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Photos: CASA’s Casino Night at Terry Hills

Photos: CASA’s Casino Night at Terry Hills

Share This- April 20, 2018 - 11:12pm Genesee County's CASA (Court Appointed Special Advocates) hosted a casino night at Terry Hills this evening as a fundraiser for the program, which provides children in the court system due to neglect or abuse with legal assistance.  The event was sold out. ...

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Photos: Rockin' BMS

Photos: Rockin' BMS

Check This Out- Batavia Middle School was rockin' this morning with a visit from the rock band class at Batavia High School to help kickoff STEAM Day at the school. The band's visit was intended to also give middle school students of another idea for a class they might take when they get to high school. The ...

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