Category: Batavia

Photo: Water main break on Edgewood Drive, Batavia

Photo: Water main break on Edgewood Drive, Batavia

Check This Out- November 26, 2016 - 1:37pm Update - 3:15 p.m. -- Supervisor Greg Post is on the scene, and indicated that corrosion caused a main valve to malfunction. A new valve has been delivered to the scene and crews are in the process of installing it and reconnecting it to the water line. More than ...

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Shop Local: Keep our community strong and vibrant

Shop Local: Keep our community strong and vibrant

Check This Out- Today is Shop Local Saturday. Ironically, it's a national event pushed by a multinational corporation. Be that as it may, our readers know one of the underlying philosophies of The Batavian is that people should strive to shop at local businesses as much as possible. In this day in age, it would ...

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Car hits pole on Ellicott Street Road, Bethany

Car hits pole on Ellicott Street Road, Bethany

Please Share- November 26, 2016 - 10:33am A car vs. pole accident is reported in the area of 6049 Ellicott Street Road, Bethany. Injuries are ported. The pole is down, but the wires are still in the air. Bethany Fire, Stafford Fire and Mercy EMS dispatched. UPDATE 10:38 a.m.: National Grid notified. ...

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Barn fire reported in Elba

Barn fire reported in Elba

Like This- November 24, 2016 - 7:33am A barn fire is reported at 5520 N. Byron Road. Elba and Byron fire departments are responding. "It is believed to be 'The Big O', which is the onion growing company's name. Smoke is seen coming from the structure. UPDATE 7:35 a.m.: This is a confirmed, working ...

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Genesee Tourism: Be Thankful for these Genesee County Gems

Genesee Tourism: Be Thankful for these Genesee County Gems

Like This- Wow! 2016 is flying by. It’s hard to believe that it’s Thanksgiving week. We have a lot of things to be thankful for in Genesee County – including items that will make your “Turkey Day” awesome. Whether you are cooking Thanksgiving dinner, or are going to someone’s house on Thursday, here are five ...

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