Breaking News from Geneseo

Find the latest Geneseo News from the most up to date source on all headlines and breaking stories from around the world.

Police investigating badly decomposed body found on Mill Street in Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS — The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office and Mount Morris Police Department are conducting an investigation after a body was found Friday on Mill Street in the village.


Computers at the Geneseo DMV knocked out by lightning

GENESEO N.Y. (WHEC) — Computers at the Geneseo DMV will likely be down this weekend due to a lightning strike on Thursday. The DMV says computers may be back up after 12 p.m. on Monday.


Body found in Mt. Morris; could be missing manhunt subject

MOUNT MORRIS — A decomposed body was found in Mt. Morris Friday afternoon. Earlier Friday, Livingston County deputies along with the Mt. Morris Police Department began a large investigation in the area of Mill Street in the village.


Geneseo PD Releases Arrest Blotter For April 8th through 14th

Geneseo PD releases the arrest blotter for April 8th through April 14th. Lydia Volpe, age 21 from Locust Valley, NY was charged with criminal possession of stolen property and grand larceny on Main Street. Volpe is scheduled to appear in Geneseo Village Court on May 7.


Two injured in Stafford accident

STAFFORD — A man and woman were taken to United Memorial Medical Center in Batavia with non-life-threatening injuries after a two vehicle accident this afternoon on Main Road.


New Bacon Store Hits Upstate New York

Bacon, bacon, bacon. It's truly the ingredients of happiness. In New York, a whole new store is dedicated to bacon. According to the Times Union, For the Love of Bacon is set to open in Rotterdam. This store is a short drive from CNY, within a hour or so. It will be affiliated with local Mariaville


Geneseo production of 70s musical features talented cast members, modern media twist

Plenty of magic, music and existential anxiety occupied Brodie Hall’s Alice Austin Theatre this weekend as the cast of “Pippin” remade the classic 1972 musical about a young man searching for meaning in life.


California 'house of horrors' parents sentenced to life in prison

The California “house of horrors” parents who abused and tortured 12 of their 13 children were sentenced to life in prison Friday with the possibility of parole after 25 years.


Village Fountain and Bear Get Smacked Again!

The Fountain in the middle of Main Street in the Village of Geneseo was hit again by a pickup truck today at approximately 6:30 pm. “This is the third time in less than three years it has been hit,” said one observer. The first time was in April of 2016 when a tractor trailer hit the fountain hard e


New York state tax revenues plummet by $3.7 billion

New York state tax revenues fell by $3.7 billion, or 4.7 percent, last year — the largest collapse since the 9/11 attacks — but officials downplayed the significance. Trying to find a bright side, state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli said things could have been worse since a surge in collections last m


Police: 6-year-old child, 31-year-old man hit by car in Thursday's wreck at Rochester Costco

Rochester police say a six-year-old child and a 31-year-old man were injured when they were hit by a vehicle in the Costco parking lot on Thursday. Officers tell News 8 the child was treated and released after the crash Thursday, but the man remains in the hospital and is listed in guarded condition


Large police investigation underway in Mt. Morris

MOUNT MORRIS, N.Y. (WHEC) -- There is a large police investigation underway in Mt. Morris Friday. According to a tweet sent out by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, the investigation is being conducted on Mill Street in the village.


Law and Order: Batavia man accused of stealing tools from former Pembroke employer

Willis Floyd Miller Jr., 59, of West Main Street, Batavia, is charged with petit larceny. He was arrested on April 18 and arraigned in Pembroke Town Court at 4:30 p.m. for allegedly stealing tools belonging to his former employer on Dec. 5 on Genesee Street in Pembroke. He was released on an appeara


Listeria outbreak linked to deli meats spreads to N.J., N.Y., Pa. Fatal case reported in Michigan.

An outbreak of listeria linked to sliced deli meats has spread to four states including New Jersey, and one person has died from the infection in Michigan, according to the Centers for Disease Control.


Cam’s Pizzeria chain founders charged with defrauding state of nearly $400K (report)

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The husband and wife who founded the Cam’s Pizzeria pizza chain were indicted Thursday on 78 felony counts for tax fraud, grand larceny and other charges, according to the Rochester Democrat and Chronicle.


Teen arrested after large fight at David and Busters in Henrietta

HENRIETTA, NY (WROC) -- A 17-year-old is facing charges after the sheriff's office says he pushed a deputy who was called for a large fight in Henrietta. Deputies responded Thursday evening to Dave and Buster's at Marketplace Mall in Henrietta for the fight.


Upstate New York Dealing With Pop­u­lation Decline, Officials Concerned

It's become a common theme for upstate New York over the last several decades: More people moving out than moving in. "The Southern Tier is in the fastest state of decline. Northern New York, the Adirondacks, have been declining for quite a while. In the heart of New York, you see Chenango County lo


Franklinville man charged in connection with thefts at stores in Livingston, Wyoming counties

GENESEO — A Franklinville, Cattaraugus County, man has been arrested following an investigation into a reported theft from a local business, according to the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office.


Tentative deal in place for Spectrum to remain in New York State

Albany, N.Y. - Charter Communications, the parent company of Spectrum Cable, has reached a tentative deal with New York State that will allow the company to remain in New York.


N.J. man charged with arson attempt at St. Patrick’s Cathedral held for psychiatric evaluation at N.Y. hospital

The 37-year-old New Jersey man charged with attempted arson after police say he brought two gas containers, lighter fluid and lighters into St. Patrick’s Cathedral in New York City on Wednesday night has been sent to Bellevue Hospital for a psychiatric evaluation, his attorney said Friday.