Driver Injured After Rear-Ending Pickup at Geneseo Stoplight

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GENESEO – A Jeep collided with a pickup truck on Lakeville Road (Rte. 20A) near Reservoir Road Tuesday night. According to first responders on scene, a Chevy Silverado pickup truck was headed west on Lakeville Road when a Jeep collided with its rear at the stoplight at Reservoir Road at about 6 p.m. The driver of the Jeep was treated at the scene for minor injuries and released. The driver of the pickup was not injured. The Jeep was … [Read more...]

Back to the Big House for Genesee Region Coke Dealer

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A man who has been selling drugs in the Genesee region for over 12 years pled guilty to yet another felony drug charge Tuesday morning. Antoine Burroughs, 32, represented by attorney Jeannie Michalski, pled guilty to Criminal Sale of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, a class B felony, with a sentence promise of 2 years in state prison and 3 years of post-release supervision as a second felony … [Read more...]

Geneseo Merchants to Bring Wine Walk and Sweet Treats to ChristmaSing


GENESEO – The Genseo Merchants Association is cooking up several delectable additions to this year's ChristmaSing festival on Main Street, including a wine walk and holiday cookie walk. According to a press release from the Geneseo Merchants Association, the Dec. 5 ChristmaSing will for the first time ever include a Holiday Cookie Walk from 3 p.m. to 6 p.m., where 15 stops along Main Street will feature different tasty cookies. The Holiday … [Read more...]

Child Porn on Phone Results in Two Felonies for Geneseo Man

Paul Baker leaving court after being arraigned. (Photo/ Josh Williams)

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A Geneseo man was arraigned Tuesday morning on felony charges for allegedly possessing pornographic images of a child on his cell phone. Paul Baker, 34, waived his right to have his case reviewed by a Grand Jury and now stands charged with Possession of an Obscene Sexual Performance by a Child and Possession of a Sexual Performance by a Child, both E felonies. At the request of Baker's attorney, Dennis Dawson, a pre-plea … [Read more...]

Know Your Local Winter Hazards from Livingston County Highway Department

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – In light of multiple car accidents on Tuesday morning's icy roads, it is more important than ever for drivers to stay in tune to local road conditions. According to Don Higgins, Highways Superintendent for Livingston County, every area in the county has its own set of hazards, and drivers need to adapt their driving to their immediate weather and road conditions to stay safe. "All roads are hazardous depending on the … [Read more...]

ALERT: Icy Roads Cause Multiple Accidents in Livingston County

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Tuesday morning's icy roads contributed to multiple car accidents in which multiple people were injured. According to first responders on scene at mile marker 46 on 390 southbound, at about 6:38 a.m. a Jeep was driving under the speed limit, possibly due to the weather conditions, when a Chevy Impala collided with its rear, sending both vehicles off of the road. The driver of the Jeep was transported to the hospital with … [Read more...]

Florida Hustlers Cuffed for Multiple Cloned Credit Cards in Livingston County


LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Two Florida residents who are allegedly part of a massive Western New York credit card scam were located and arrested by Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty and later additionally charged by the Avon Police Department for felony identity theft. According to the Sheriff's Office, Juan Pablo Aguila, 25, and Franck Toledo, 30, were both charged with felony forgery and fraud charges by the Avon Police Department and the … [Read more...]

Arc and Wegmans Serve Healthy Vending Machines in Livingston County

Key players in the project (L-R): Geneseo Wegmans Manager Charlie Hasty, Arc Executive Director Martin Miskell, Wegmans Community Relations Specialist Angel Lynch, Hilltop Vending Worker Zach George, Job Coach Sara Coombs, and Livingston County Workforce Development’s Mary Guldenschuh. 

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Arc of Livingston-Wyoming and Wegmans Food Markets are jointly offering healthy new snacks in vending machines across Livingston County while also providing employment for people with disabilities. According to a press release from the Arc, their Hilltop facility and the Livingston County Health Department in Mount Morris have healthy vending machines stocked with chips, snack bars, sodas and other food and … [Read more...]

DEC Offers $2M to Locals to Knock Back Invasive Aquatic Species

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Two million dollars in grants are available to local organizations for projects and community training that prevents the spread of small-bodied aquatic invasive species in New York State’s waterways. According to a press release from the DEC, the grants are the part of the state’s comprehensive efforts to combat aquatic invasive species by installing decontamination stations and providing steward training programs in high … [Read more...]

Livingston County to Urge More Organ Donation in NYS

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LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Ways and Means Committee passed a resolution on Nov. 16 urging New York State residents to register as organ or tissue donors, since New York State has the second lowest donor registry enrollment share in the United States. According to the resolution, only 24 percent, about 3.8 million, NYS residents over age 18 are registered as organ donors, compared to the national average of over 50 … [Read more...]