Dean at Bucknell Enters Race for SUNY Geneseo President

GENESEO — The third of five SUNY Geneseo Presidential Candidates steered three open forums this week with thoughtful, eloquent ideas for key issues facing the college and offered a solid vision for the future. Dr. George Shields, Dean of Arts & Sciences at the prestigious Bucknell University, has led major initiatives there to ensure fairer teaching loads and compensation for the faculty, and developed...

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SUN SPORTS SCOREBOARD: Friday November 21

Friday, November 21 SUNY Geneseo Men's Ice Hockey: SUNY Cortland 4 (1-4-1) - SUNY Geneseo 2 (4-3) Men's Basketball: Wilmington 83 (1-1) - SUNY Geneseo 81 (0-1)   If you would like your sports team score to be reported, please email the results to gensunsports@gmail.com. If you don’t see the team you are looking for, let the Coach and Athletic Director know to add the Sun to their email list! &...

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Perry Whiteout Postpones Tobacco-Free Coalition Smokeout

PERRY— Due to this week's heavy snow, the Erie-Niagara Tobacco-Free Coalition has rescheduled the Great American Smokeout at Perry high school. Officials with the Coalition say that the weather was just too intense for the outdoor event. The smokeout, a tobacco resistance program was postponed from Thursday November 20 to Tuesday November 25, from noon to 1 p.m. The smokeout will feature Perry high school s...

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False Fire Alarms in Dorms Spark Investigation by SUNY

GENESEO – The University Police Department is currently investigating a series of minor fires and false fire alarm activations in several residence halls on the SUNY campus, the first of which took place the evening of Sunday, October 5, in Ontario Hall. According to University Police, there have been ten false fire alarm activations since October. Monroe, Suffolk, Onondaga and especially Niagara Residence Hal...

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NEWSROOM REWIND: Walmart Bomb Threat, Weather and Breaking Burglary Story

SUNROOM – Josh Williams and Conrad Baker get into the stories of the week, including the bomb threat at Walmart, a breaking story where a hunter was found hiding in a closet, winter weather conditions, sentencing in April's assault in downtown Geneseo, this month's sex offender arrests on Facebook violations, and the inclusion of Corrin Strong as a freelance columnist for the GeneseeSun.com. PHOTO CAPTION...

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Homeowner Finds Hunting Burglar Hiding in Closet

SPRINGWATER – A Livonia man was arrested on Thursday on Burglary charges after he allegedly broke into a house in Springwater and hid in a closet as the son of the homeowner walked in. Apparently, the two men knew each other and had a brief exchange when the man came out and addressed the son, then left. Anthony Farley, 24, was arrested for Burglary in the 2nd Degree, a class C Felony. According to Livingston...

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