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    Cars Crash at Notorious Lima Intersection

    Posted by ANNA LESLIE on Mar 29, 2017

    LIMA – A two-vehicle crash slowed traffic at the intersection of East Main Street and Bragg Street Wednesday evening. According to first responders on scene, one person complained of ...
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    Teen Driver Bolts from Mount Morris Cops at 80 mph

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 29, 2017

    MOUNT MORRIS – The Mount Morris and Dansville Police Departments and Livingston County Sheriff's Office worked together to catch a an Elmira resident who the say ...
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    Rutigliano: People in Power Must Now Answer to Students' Issues

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 29, 2017

    GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo student and Village Trustee Mary Rutigliano was one of a few speakers at a demonstration by the International Youth and Students for ...
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    DEC Tickets Livingston County Hunters for Bad Tagging

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 29, 2017

    LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Environmental Conservation Police (ECOs) ticketed several local hunters for deer tagging violations. According to a press release from the DEC, ECO Brian Wade followed up ...
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    Jail Staff Arrest Parolee for Pill in Pocket

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 29, 2017

    LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman who is on parole for allegedly carrying a narcotic pill into the county jail. According to ...
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    SUNY Geneseo Opens Outdoor Track and Field Season April 1

    Posted by DAVE HERBERT on Mar 29, 2017

    GENESEO – The SUNY Geneseo Track and Field team will be hosting a track meet this Saturday, April 1. The home meet will serve as the Outdoor season opener ...
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    Shannon Hillier Could be First New County Attorney in 20 Years

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 29, 2017

    LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The process began to make Mount Morris attorney Shannon Hillier the first new Livingston County Attorney in over 20 years. County Administrator Ian Coyle said ...
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    Pickup Wrecks Utility Pole in Geneseo

    Posted by CONRAD BAKER on Mar 28, 2017

    GENESEO – A pickup truck ran off Lakeville Groveland Road and destroyed a utility pole Tuesday evening. According to first responders on scene, the truck was northbound ...

LIVINGSTON COUNTY

Teen Driver Bolts from Mount Morris Cops at 80 mph

MOUNT MORRIS – The Mount Morris and Dansville Police Departments and Livingston County Sheriff's Office worked together to catch a an Elmira resident who the say took off from a traffic stop Tuesday night. According to Mount Morris Police Chief Ken Mignemi, Raheem Daniel, 18, was arrested for misdemeanor Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle in … [Read More...]

Rutigliano: People in Power Must Now Answer to Students’ Issues

GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo student and Village Trustee Mary Rutigliano was one of a few speakers at a demonstration by the International Youth and Students for Social Equality organization protesting the detainment of two Guatemalan women last Thursday as offensive to immigrant rights. Rutigliano took the stage on the college green to say that … [Read More...]

DEC Tickets Livingston County Hunters for Bad Tagging

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Environmental Conservation Police (ECOs) ticketed several local hunters for deer tagging violations. According to a press release from the DEC, ECO Brian Wade followed up on several deer season violations from the 2016 season. On March 18 and 19, ECO Wade’s first investigation resulted in an individual being issued a … [Read More...]

Jail Staff Arrest Parolee for Pill in Pocket

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a woman who is on parole for allegedly carrying a narcotic pill into the county jail. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jessica M. Sweeting, 39, was arrested for felony Promoting Prison Contraband in the First Degree and misdemeanor Criminal Possession … [Read More...]

Shannon Hillier Could be First New County Attorney in 20 Years

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The process began to make Mount Morris attorney Shannon Hillier the first new Livingston County Attorney in over 20 years. County Administrator Ian Coyle said that the appointment will be official if the Board of Supervisors formally approves the selection committee's recommendation. If formally appointed, Hillier would be … [Read More...]

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LIVINGSTON NORTH (AVON, CALEDONIA, LIMA, YORK)

Cars Crash at Notorious Lima Intersection

LIMA – A two-vehicle crash slowed traffic at the intersection of East Main Street and Bragg Street Wednesday evening. According to first responders on scene, one person complained of hand pain. As of 7:12 p.m., no one had been sent to a hospital. "This intersection is very dangerous," said Fire Chief Jim Pribanich at the scene. "It needs to … [Read More...]

Jail Deputies Catch More Heroin and Coke after Traffic Stop

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Rochester resident for allegedly carrying illegal drugs on 390, and then later at the county jail. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Javonn Campbell, 19, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, felony Tampering … [Read More...]

Cops Cuff Avon Dentist for Crooked Practices

AVON – State Police arrested the owner and operator of Avon Family Dentistry on felony charges for illegally upcharging dental crowns and alowing uncertified assistants to work on patients. According to a joint press release from Livingston County District Attorney Greg McCaffrey and the New York State Police, Dr. Michael Oros was arrested for … [Read More...]

Avon Fire Destroyed Friendly Truckers’ Home

AVON – Neighbors say that the fire on North Avon Road destroyed the home of a friendly couple who drive big rigs. Wayne White, who says he lives two doors down with his family, said that the couple and their 18-wheel rigs were gone at the time of the fire. "They must have been on the road," said White at the scene. "They had just moved here … [Read More...]

Fire Engulfs Avon Home

AVON – A home burned to the ground Thursday evening on North Avon Road. Numerous fire departments from Livingston and Monroe counties are currently fighting the fire, which was first reported at about 10:18 p.m. The structure is clearly a total loss. Multiple vehicles around the structure sustained heavy damage from the fire. Law … [Read More...]

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LIVINGSTON CENTRAL

Teen Driver Bolts from Mount Morris Cops at 80 mph

MOUNT MORRIS – The Mount Morris and Dansville Police Departments and Livingston County Sheriff's Office worked together to catch a an Elmira resident who the say took off from a traffic stop Tuesday night. According to Mount Morris Police Chief Ken Mignemi, Raheem Daniel, 18, was arrested for misdemeanor Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle in … [Read More...]

Rutigliano: People in Power Must Now Answer to Students’ Issues

GENESEO – SUNY Geneseo student and Village Trustee Mary Rutigliano was one of a few speakers at a demonstration by the International Youth and Students for Social Equality organization protesting the detainment of two Guatemalan women last Thursday as offensive to immigrant rights. Rutigliano took the stage on the college green to say that … [Read More...]

Pickup Wrecks Utility Pole in Geneseo

GENESEO – A pickup truck ran off Lakeville Groveland Road and destroyed a utility pole Tuesday evening. According to first responders on scene, the truck was northbound on Lakeville Groveland Road when it left the right shoulder of the road and struck the utility pole in the area of Lee Road at about 6:38 p.m. No one was seriously … [Read More...]

Cop Tackles Allegedly Drunk Driver by Livonia McDonald’s

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested two Livonia residents after they tried to run from a traffic stop behind McDonald's on Big Tree Road. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Nicchia Mcfadden, 21, was arrested for felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the First Degree, … [Read More...]

Genesee Valley Conservancy to Host Landowner Workshops

GENESEO — The Genesee Valley Conservancy is planning landowner workshops to teach land management strategies and practices. The event will feature a total of 9 workshops one the course of an evening, with a break for dinner where sandwiches, pasta salad, fruit, and other refreshments will be served. The workshops will be scheduled in three … [Read More...]

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LIVINGSTON SOUTH

SUN VIDEO: Dansville Gratefully Honors Staff Sgt. Morrow

DANSVILLE – Friends, family, neighbors and fellow service members honored the life of Staff Sgt. Alexandria Mae Morrow on Saturday. Many members of the Dansville community joined Morrow’s family at Williams Park for speeches, prayers and to lay wreaths and flowers at Dansville’s memorial to veterans of all wars. Besides thanking her for her service to […]

Fallen Airman’s Art Brightens Dansville School Office

DANSVILLE – The artwork of the airman who passed away in Jordan on Tuesday has adorned the wall of the school office since she was a student there. Alexandria Gleason-Jordan’s mixed-media piece ‘Chuck’s’ has been on display in the school’s main office since 2009, her senior year. She had aspired to become an art teacher after […]

Livingston County to Lay Wreath for Dansville’s Fallen Airman

DANSVILLE –  Livingston County Veterans Service Agency will lay a wreath at the Veterans Memorial in Dansville to the family of the young airman killed in Jordan on Tuesday. In a press release, the Livingston County Board of Supervisors and Veterans Service Agency extended their heartfelt condolences to the family of Alexandria Gleason-Morrow, 25. On […]

Livingston County Public Safety Heroes Share their Careers at GCC

DANSVILLE – Livingston County’s public safety personnel presented their careers to college students at Genesee Community College (GCC) last week. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty said in a press release that members of the Sheriff’s Office, Livingston County Emergency Management, Livingston County Emergency Medical Services, and Livingston County Public Health went to Emergency Service Careers Exploration Day […]

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COURTS

Teen Driver Bolts from Mount Morris Cops at 80 mph

MOUNT MORRIS – The Mount Morris and Dansville Police Departments and Livingston County Sheriff’s Office worked together to catch a an Elmira resident who the say took off from a traffic stop Tuesday night. According to Mount Morris Police Chief Ken Mignemi, Raheem Daniel, 18, was arrested for misdemeanor Fleeing an Officer in a Motor Vehicle […]

Jail Staff Arrest Parolee for Pill in Pocket

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a woman who is on parole for allegedly carrying a narcotic pill into the county jail. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jessica M. Sweeting, 39, was arrested for felony Promoting Prison Contraband in the First Degree and misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled […]

Shannon Hillier Could be First New County Attorney in 20 Years

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The process began to make Mount Morris attorney Shannon Hillier the first new Livingston County Attorney in over 20 years. County Administrator Ian Coyle said that the appointment will be official if the Board of Supervisors formally approves the selection committee’s recommendation. If formally appointed, Hillier would be Chief Legal Counsel for the […]

Jail Deputies Catch More Heroin and Coke after Traffic Stop

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested a Rochester resident for allegedly carrying illegal drugs on 390, and then later at the county jail. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Javonn Campbell, 19, was arrested for felony Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Third Degree, felony Tampering with Physical Evidence, two counts […]

Cop Tackles Allegedly Drunk Driver by Livonia McDonald’s

LIVONIA – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office arrested two Livonia residents after they tried to run from a traffic stop behind McDonald’s on Big Tree Road. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Nicchia Mcfadden, 21, was arrested for felony Aggravated Unlicensed Operation of a Motor Vehicle in the First Degree, misdmeanor Driving While Intoxicated, […]

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FEATURES

EMAIL TO THE EDITOR: GeneseeSun.com Pushes ‘Activist’ Agenda

The following is an email submitted from Mike Englert at mike.englert@frontier.com to the GeneseeSun.com. The attitudes and ideas expressed below should not be interpreted as the opinion of the GeneseeSun.com. The stories to which the GeneseeSun.com believes Englert is referring are: Geneseo Police Detain Suspected Illegal Immigrants at Traffic Stop; Geneseo Trustee: Cops Should Not Have Called Border Patrol […]

SUN VIDEO: Luck of the Irish Clears Sky for Geneseo’s St. Patrick’s Day Parade

GENESEO – The Village struck gold with the timing of the third annual Lifting Up Livingston St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday. Despite heavy snows Saturday morning, the sky cleared and hundreds flocked to the bear fountain to watch happy paraders and catch flying candy. Main Street is still buzzing. There is good food, good […]

EMAIL TO THE EDITOR: New Members Keep Kiwanis Effective in Geneseo

The following is an email submitted by Laura Wrubel to the GeneseeSun.com for publication. The attitudes and ideas expressed below should not be interpreted as the opinion of the GeneseeSun.com. Letter to the Geneseo Community: You may have recently seen articles in this paper reflecting activities of the the Geneseo Kiwanis Club. The members of the […]

Internet Loves SUNY Geneseo Proposal Pic

GENESEO – Valley lovers are spreading a photo of a beautiful moment on SUNY Geneseo’s campus like wildfire. In just four hours, 632 people ‘reacted to’ the post to SUNY Geneseo’s Facebook page. The College wishes Shane O’Donnell and Caitlin Sullivan ’13 all the best. “Yesterday afternoon, as the sun set over the valley, one of those […]

EMAIL TO THE EDITOR: Rep. Collins is Duty Bound to Hold Town Hall

The following is an email submitted by Anne Roth-Blizzard to the GeneseeSun.com for publication. The attitudes and ideas expressed below should not be interpreted as the opinion of the GeneseeSun.com. Dear Editor, Our duly elected “representative” Chris Collins is stating that he will “never hold a Town Hall Meeting” because “what you get are demonstrators who […]

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SPORTS

SUNY Geneseo Opens Outdoor Track and Field Season April 1

GENESEO – The SUNY Geneseo Track and Field team will be hosting a track meet this Saturday, April 1. The home meet will serve as the Outdoor season opener for the Knights, as they look to get some early qualifying times. The meet will take place at the College’s outdoor track, with field events starting at 10 […]

Wandy Named NCAA Division III Track & Field Women’s Field Athlete of the Year

GENESEO – A spectacular year just got better for SUNY Geneseo senior Alexa Wandy, who was named the NCAA Division III Track & Field Women’s Field Athlete of the Year by the U.S. Track & Field and Cross Country Coaches Association (USTFCCCA). Wandy won the title after sweeping the long jump and triple jump events to win […]

SUNY Geneseo Indoor Track And Field Wraps Up Nationals With Titles

Naperville, IL – The SUNY Geneseo Indoor Track and Field team continued day 2 of the D3 National Meet at North Central College with more hardware. Coming away from day 1 with an impressive haul, the athletes were not complacent. Senior Alexa Wandy came back after winning the Women’s Long Jump yesterday, only to claim the […]

Wandy Jumps to National Title for SUNY Geneseo

INDIANAPOLIS – SUNY Geneseo’s Alexa Wandy jumped to a Women’s D3 National title in the long jump today at the Indoor Track and Field  National Championships. Wandy, who is in her Senior year at SUNY Geneseo  made a leap that Sam Patch would be proud of, jumping  5.95 meters on her final jump. Asia Greene took second place from George Fox University […]

Conesus 6-Year-Old Wrestles for State Championship

CONESUS – While most six-year-old boys will be doing regular kid stuff on March 18, Landon Feil will be competing for a Wrestling State Championship. Feil, a native from Conesus, has a tournament record this year of 23-3 in the 46-pound weight division. A second-generation wrestler, Landon learned much of what he knows from his father, […]

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SUN TV

SUN VIDEO: Sheriff’s Office GPS ‘Pucks’ Could Slow Perps and Save Lives

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff’s Office is the first in the state to use StarChase, GPS tracking devices to mark and follow fleeing cars. Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty says that the StarChase ‘puck’ is shot from the front of the patrol car and sticks to the fleeing vehicle with a 30-pound magnet […]

SUN VIDEO: IDA to Name Brew IN Livingston Winners Friday

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Industrial Development Agency will announce the winners of the Brew IN Livingston competition on Friday. Bill Bacon, Executive Director of the IDA, said that the program is designed to develop a brewery trail in Livingston County, which will propagate local agriculture, manufacturing, retail and tourism. “We are very excited to have an […]

SUN VIDEO: Debby Emerson Starts New Chapter as Wadsworth Library’s Next Director

GENESEO – Wadsworth Library on Center Street welcomed its new library director on Monday. Debby Emerson is taking the reins from retiring director Anna Grace. “I have some big shoes to fill,” said Emerson. Her love for libraries began when she first moved to northern Ontario, Canada. Now, Emerson says she loves working at the library […]

SUN VIDEO: York Falls to C.G. Finney in Class D1 Finals

ALFRED — The York Golden Knights fell to the C.G. Finney Falcons 68-58 in the Section V Class D1 Finals. The game started out as a shoot-out after the 1st quarter with York up 22-20. The key was 3 point shooting as York went  8 for 32 behind the arc and were out shot by […]

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