GENESEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT/Batavia man accused stealing over ,000 in merchandise – Video News Service

GENESEE COUNTY SHERIFF’S REPORT/Batavia man accused stealing over $3,000 in merchandise – Video News Service

Giuseppe G. Fiannaca, 33, of Batavia, NY, is charged with grand larceny 3rd degree, after a reported larceny at 4181 Veteran’s Memorial Drive in Batavia. From August 1, 2022 through October 12, 2022, Fiannaca allegedly sole over $3,000 in merchandise from a retail store. Fiannaca was arraigned in the town of Batavia Court and released on his own recognizance. He is scheduled to reappear in court on December 13, 2022 at 2:30p.m. The case was investigated by Investigator Erik Andre. __________________________________________________________________________________________________ Beth A. Jeffres, 40, homeless, of Batavia, NY, is charged with criminal possession of a narcotic drug, two counts … Read more

Shipwreck silver shines with modern technology

Shipwreck silver shines with modern technology

An international team, including experts from The University of Western Australia, is using 3D imaging to take a unique look at priceless silverware from the Batavia shipwreck. The Dutch East India vessel crashed into the Abrolhos Islands off the Mid West coast of WA in 1629 spilling treasures, including silver, into reef and the ocean bed. It wasn’t recovered until the 1970s. Digital and metals specialists from the Rijksmuseum and University of Amsterdam and Arvi Wattel, an art historian and researcher from UWA’s Design School, have been working at Fremantle’s WA Shipwrecks Museum to record the objects. Mr Wattel said … Read more

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday

Kevin Cummings has been Batavia Downs leading dash driver for most of the meet and his piloting prowess was on full display Saturday night (Dec. 3) when he won seven of the 13 races on the program, including both co-featured races.  In the $14,000 Open I trot Cummings sat second with CR Blazin Beauty behind Captain Krupnik (Jim Morrill Jr.) from the start until the top of the stretch as Con Air Hall (Dave McNeight III) applied pressure to the leader for the last half of the mile. Then in the straight, CR Blazin Beauty shook loose and took the … Read more

Batavia police investigating residential burglary – Shaw Local

Batavia police investigating residential burglary – Shaw Local

Batavia police are investigating a residential burglary that happened Friday in the 800 block of Gosselin Circle. According to a news release from the Batavia Police Department, officers were dispatched to the home at 5:15 p.m. Dec. 2 for a report of a burglary. Officers found what appeared to be forced entry through a first floor window. No one was home at the time and it’s unclear if anything was taken. Residents in the area are being asked to check any exterior surveillance footage around the time of this incident. Anyone with information is asked to call the Batavia Police … Read more

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday – Video News Service

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday – Video News Service

By Tim Bojarski for Batavia Downs (Photos courtesy of Wendy J. Lowery) Batavia, NY — Kevin Cummings has been Batavia Downs leading dash driver for most of the meet and his piloting prowess was on full display Saturday night (Dec. 3) when he won seven of the 13 races on the program, including both co-featured races.  In the $14,000 Open I trot Cummings sat second with CR Blazin Beauty behind Captain Krupnik (Jim Morrill Jr.) from the start until the top of the stretch as Con Air Hall (Dave McNeight III) applied pressure to the leader for the last half … Read more

Genesee County 4-H members participate in holiday workshop | Lifestyles

Genesee County 4-H members participate in holiday workshop | Lifestyles

Genesee County 4-H members participate in holiday workshop BATAVIA – Genesee County 4-H members participated in a Holiday Greens Workshop at the Cooperative Extension Office on Thursday. The workshop was presented by Genesee County Master Gardener Volunteers. Participants learned about using fresh cut evergreens to make a holiday arrangement. After the presentation, youth created their own holiday centerpiece to take home. 4-H is a nationwide youth program that connects youth age 5 to 18 years old to a variety of hands-on learning opportunities. As an Amazon Associate I earn from qualifying purchases. Source link Tyisha Guillemette

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday – U.S. Trotting News

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday – U.S. Trotting News

Kevin Cummings wins seven at Batavia Saturday December 4, 2022, by Tim Bojarski, for Batavia Downs Batavia, NY – Kevin Cummings has been Batavia Downs leading dash driver for most of the meet and his piloting prowess was on full display Saturday night (Dec. 3) when he won seven of the 13 races on the program, including both co-featured races. Kevin Cummings guided CR Blazin Beauty to her 50th career win in the $14,000 Open I trot Saturday at Batavia Downs. Wendy J. Lowery Photo. In the $14,000 Open I trot, Cummings sat second with CR Blazin Beauty behind Captain Krupnik … Read more

Bartender Challenge serves up 0 for GO Art!

Bartender Challenge serves up $300 for GO Art!

December 5, 2022 – 12:57pm A battle of the publishers this weekend came close to a tie, pitting former Daily News publisher Tom Turnbull against Howard Owens, publisher of The Batavian. The match-up was for GO Art!’s Bartender Challenge, a fundraiser for the Batavia-based  nonprofit. After about two dozen patrons participated, the total tips were counted: $164 for Turnbull and $159 for Owens. All in good fun, it ended well with a contribution of $323 for Genesee-Orleans Regional Arts Council.  Photos by Stephen Ognibene.   Source link Tyisha Guillemette