Five Philanthropists to Paddle to Lake Ontario from Mount Morris

MOUNT MORRIS – Five men from all over the country are convening for an ambitious paddle from Mount Morris to Lake Ontario. The five founders and their friends, who affectionately call themselves WNY Paddle Pack, are setting up a donation page so that their ride can benefit the homeless. According to Chuck Little, one of the founders of Paddle Pack, the idea started between a couple buddies who simply love can...

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Sheriff Dougherty Goes Above and Beyond Ice Bucket Challenge for Charity

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty did more than accept the explosively popular Lou Gehrig's Disease (ALS) ice bucket challenge on Tuesday. Not only did he and his office dump brimming buckets of ice cold water over their heads and donate $100 each to ALS charities, but they issued an ice bucket challenge of their own to sheriffs in all surrounding counties. The challenge, des...

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Sheriff Dougherty Encourages DWI App Use For Awareness

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty recently announced the launch of a new free mobile app that encourages people to have a plan to get home safely if they are impaired by alcohol or drugs. According to  a press release from Sheriff Dougherty, the “Have A Plan” app operates on iPhone, Android and Windows platforms. It can preload a list of designated drivers for users, find a ta...

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Sad Tale of Drugs and Digression for Dansville Resident

DANSVILLE – After years of struggling with drug addiction and multiple drug-related convictions, Dansville resident Christopher Crippen, 39, is now facing a high-stakes plea deal from Livingston County District Attorney Greg McCaffrey's office that could land Crippen in state prison for eight years. Crippen's latest relationship with the law has been steadily disintegrating since 2012. He was busted by the L...

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Strength and Heart for Growing Genesee Valley Florist

GENESEO – A new move for Genesee Valley Florist offers change after 9 years of successful business. Previously located on 93 Main Street, the Florist continues to offer it's quality and style in flowers and gifts in it's new location, 60 Main Street. Genesee Valley Florist keeps it's crisp and natural aesthetic approach despite moving locations. However, the move proved to be more meaningful than just a change i...

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Driver Passes Out, Car Crashes in Ditch in Avon

AVON – A black SUV crashed into a ditch at about noon on Tuesday after its driver allegedly lost consciousness due to a preexisting medical condition. First responders confirmed to reporters on scene that the female driver became suddenly unconscious while apparently driving East on Triphammer Road, and veered to the right while crossing West Lake Road. The car came to rest in a ditch by West Lake Road. The...

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