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Livingston County Sheriff's K-9 dies in surgery

Sheriff Dougherty says, "Gibbs is credited with numerous alerts of dangerous drugs, many potentially lifesaving human tracks and searches. He was a warrior that would fearlessly protect his handler. Gibbs was often called upon to seek out danger and clear the way for his human partners."

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-08-17 14:51:26

Geneseo Police Department Releases Activity Report for Aug 13-16

August 13, GPD charged an individual with unlawful possession of alcohol on South Street, during a traffic stop.

GENESEESUN.COM - 2018-08-17 00:00:00

Rochester woman facing prostitution, other charges in Geneseo

Lynn M. Motyka, 27, had called 911 about 12:20 p.m. Aug. 13 from Clearview Drive in the town of Geneseo.


4-H’ers take the cake — and eat it too — during Wyoming County Fair’s ‘Create-A-Cake’ event

PIKE — Armed with cans of buttercream frosting, paper bags full of metal cookie cutters, boxes laden with translucent piping bags and more than a dozen plain vanilla cake rounds, 16 4-H’ers flocked to the Youth Building on Friday morning and set to quick, messy work during Wyoming County Fair’s four

THE DAILY NEWS ONLINE - 2018-08-18 06:30:00

Battle over who is responsible for Wyoming County sinkholes

"She's smart. She knows not to go there," Myers said. "But still, a butterfly or something might fly up that she might want to chase."

WIVB - 2018-08-18 01:17:21

Google Street View Car seen in Avon

After a photograph of the car in Avon was posted Friday afternoon to The Livingston County News Facebook page several readers shared that they had also seen the car on Interstate 390 and the Rochester area, with one reader sharing a picture from Rochester. At least one person acknowledged seeing the

THELCN.COM - 2018-08-18 16:05:00

(WATCH) The gospel of blues: Joe Louis Walker brings inclusive musical message to Geneseo concert

Which may not be surprising for an artist who grew up during a tumultuous time in society and in a city, San Francisco, that was the center of a changing world.

THELCN.COM - 2018-08-18 04:18:00

Phish fans ask Elon Musk and Donald Trump to save Curveball festival on Twitter

@elonmusk@phishcurveballhas water contamination issues, please tell me you have a solution to this? You will be a@phishlegend of you can pull it off and they will play mad crunchy jams— Joe Hemming? (@officialjoehem)August 16, 2018

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-08-16 23:19:00

Victor-based Constellation Brands buys $4B stake in marijuana company

VICTOR, NY (WROC) - Constellation Brands, the beer and wine-maker based in Victor, has purchased a massive $4 billion stake in marijuana company Canopy.


Batavia police seek public’s help in finding missing vulnerable woman

Tammy L. Taylor, 50, is listed as a missing vulnerable adult, city police said in a news release.


Local doctor pleads guilty to child porn charges

ROCHESTER — A Wayne County doctor could spend the rest of his life in prison after pleading guilty to charges related to child pornography.Dr. David Blasczak, 69, of Newark, pleaded guilty Tuesday in federal court to three counts of receiving child pornography. The charges carry a combined maximum p


Strong thunderstorms passing through region

An area of strong thunderstorms is expected to affect Livingston, northeastern Wyoming, southeastern Genesee, southwestern Ontario and south-central Monroe counties through 6:45 p.m., according to the National Weather Service.


CASA breaks ground on 25-bed inpatient treatment facility in Dansville

The facility, once it’s complete, will provide individuals with “a higher level of care they haven’t been able to have or we haven’t been able to provide in our outpatient programs,” said Ann Domingos, CEO of CASA-Trinity.


Moore eyes a strong start in Batavia; new city manager wants to be open, assertive and helpful

BATAVIA — The Skype connection between Dr. Martin Moore and a collection of city council members, department heads and reporters dipped at times Wednesday, but Batavia’s next city manager sees his challenges clearly.


Indian-American psychiatrist accused of allegedly obtaining assets through fraud

Dr. Cheema accused of alleged asset obtainment through fraudOn August 15th, a formal complaint was lodged against Dr. Muhammad A. Cheema of Pittsford, NY, to expedite the forfeiture of assets allegedly acquired through fraudulent means, according to a press release from the Department of Justice.The


Upstate NY 'kayak killer' to collect on dead fiance's life insurance

In this Nov. 8, 2017 file photo, Angelika Graswald stands with her attorneys Jeffrey Chartier, left, and Richard Portale during her sentencing at the Orange County courthouse in Goshen, N.Y. (Jim Sabastian | Times-Herald Record | AP)


Sparta man arrested on unlicensed driver charges, again

Bortle has a lengthy criminal history dating back to at least 2010, when he was charged by Wayland Police with unauthorized use of a motor vehicle. He continued to rack up criminal charges over the years,


Cuomo issues state of emergency for NY counties affected by flooding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo on Tuesday issued a state of emergency for several upstate counties as heavy rainfall continues across much of New York.The state of emergency will be in effect through Aug. 21. It covers Broome, Chemung, Chenango, Cortland, Delaware, Monroe, Onondaga, Ontario, Schuyler, Seneca, St


Potential nominees for 27th District in Geneseo

Erie Co. Legislator Ed Rath: "With this district having 5,000 farms and $1 billion economic impact with the agricultural concerns, the first thing that we need to do is for those H2A visas to be permanent, so these workers can be permanent within these farms and not temporary."


Upstate NY's warm summer likely to turn into warm fall and winter

Syracuse, N.Y. -- The odds are looking good for a warm fall and a warmer-than-normal winter in Upstate New York, according to the latest long-range forecasts.