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Livingston County notes benefit from Airbnb taxes
GENESEO — Livingston County Administrator Ian M. Coyle announced Wednesday that the lodging tax remittance agreement reached with short-term vacation rental website Airbnb in April 2017 continues to benefit the County.
BPD reports man shot in 200 block of Wyoming Avenue
A man was struck by gunfire Tuesday in the 200 block of Wyoming Avenue, between East Delavan and Northland avenues, on Buffalo's East Side, according to a tweet by the Buffalo Police Department.
Today’s Geneseo Village Board Meeting Tentative Agenda
Review minutes of December 3, 2018 Regular Meeting. Review minutes of December 3, 2018 Public Hearing-wording change. Review minutes of December 3, 2018 Public Hearing-zoning classification.
Sheriff's Office investigating stolen handgun
LIMA — Livingston County Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty on Monday reported the arrest of two individuals on felony charges after Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a stolen handgun.
Sparta woman charged with DWAI
SPARTA — A Sparta resident was arrested on drug related charges after a traffic stop on Interstate 390, Livingston County authorities said. On Saturday, Deputy Shawn Whitford stopped a vehicle on the Interstate 390 for a traffic law violation.
Rochester man found with crack cocaine in Livingston County
Livingston County (WHAM) - A Rochester man is facing multiple charges after being found with drugs in his vehicle. The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested 23-year-old Alexander Beddia on Friday. Beddia was stopped on Interstate 390.
Two men charged with stealing handgun in Lima
LIMA, NY (WROC) - Two men are facing charges for stealing a handgun from a vehicle in Livingston County. Twenty-three-year-old Michael Ely from Palmyra and 21-year-old Bernard O’Grady from Bloomfield are charged with grand larceny and criminal possession of a weapon.
NY State Senator Kevin Parker Tells Woman 'Kill Yourself!' on Twitter
A New York State Senator just joined the ranks of disgusting Twitter trolls by telling a woman to kill herself ... because she ID'd him as the alleged culprit of a parking violation.
Goat tests positive for rabies in Livingston Co.
LIVINGSTON, NY (WROC) - A goat has tested positive for rabies in Livingston County. Health officials say a state laboratory confirmed the positive test in northern Livingston County on December 8.
Investigation of Gun Theft Leads To Felony Charges
LIMA: Sheriff Thomas J. Dougherty reports the arrest of two individuals on felony charges after Sheriff’s Deputies investigated a stolen handgun. On December 7, 2018 a Lima resident on Community Drive in the Village of Lima requested that a Sheriff’s Deputy respond out to investigate the theft of a
Sheriff Speaks Publicly For First Time Since Being Attacked
The Wyoming County Sheriff spoke publicly Monday for the first time since a man attacked him along a roadside last week. Sheriff Gregory Rudolph returned home from the hospital just hours after he survived an attack, but we have learned little about what one law enforcement official called the true
WATCH: Wyoming County Sheriff doing okay after alleged roadside attack
WARSAW, N.Y. (WIVB) - Following an alleged roadside attack in the Town of Attica, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph is recovering. Lynn Hall was charged with trying to kill the Sheriff during an incident on Route 238 this past Tuesday.
Cuomo calls for legal recreational marijuana in NY State
ALBANY - Gov. Andrew Cuomo called Monday for the legalization of marijuana for recreational use in New York, saying it was beyond time for the state to deal with the "debilitating criminal stigma" of prior convictions related to the drug.
Luck runs out for lottery winner after cashing ticket
A lottery winner was robbed of $40 late Saturday afternoon minutes after cashing in his tickets at an Ontario Street convenience store, according to a police report. The robbery occurred around 5:30 p.m. around the corner from Ontario Best Value, 500 Ontario, police said. The victim told police he w
NY boundaries on pilot hemp program misinterpreted as ‘ban,’ attorney says
Counter to the chatter aroused by a recent report, the State of New York has not ‘banned’ CBD, according to an expert on the legality of hemp products. The state did however put some boundaries around a pilot agricultural program.
Grand Jury: Batavia HS student indicted on first-degree assault charge
Antwan L. Odom is indicted for the crime of first-degree assault, a Class B violent felony. It is alleged that on Aug. 4 in the area of Ross Street in the City of Batavia that Odom -- with intent to cause serious physical injury to another person -- caused such injury by means of a dangerous instrum
Wyoming County Sheriff back to work following roadside attack
The Wyoming County Sheriff says he is back at work and doing well after being attacked a week ago. Sheriff Greg Rudolph says he was attacked last week by Lynn Hall, 48, while driving to work.
Police: Man critically injured in shooting near Chili Avenue
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WHAM) - Rochester Police say a Rochester man is in critical but stable condition following a shooting in the city's southwest side Sunday night. Police responded to Turner Street around 11:15 p.m. for reports of shots fired.
Hunter lost in the woods in Alabama
A hunter is lost in the woods in an area north of Roberts Road and west of Sour Spring Road, Alabama. The hunter is not injured. He can walk on his own. Alabama fire dispatched. East Pembroke fire requested to respond with its ATV.
Hailed a Hero: Cheektowaga man saves life of Wyoming County Sheriff
ATTICA, N.Y. (WIVB) - A Cheektowaga man is being called a hero for saving the life of the Wyoming County Sheriff who was being held at knife point. According to investigators, Wyoming County Sheriff Gregory Rudolph was on his way to work in uniform around 6:35 a.m. Tuesday in an unmarked police vehi