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 time-slots: a 5 - 6 PM slot, a 7 - 8 PM slot, and an 8:15 - 9:15 PM slot. For the 5 - 6 PM time … [Read more...]

Geneseo’s Coast Professional Donates Over $12K to Ronald McDonald House

GENESEO — Coast Professional Inc. raised $12,130 for Ronald McDonald House Charities of Rochester at the conclusion of its "dress down for charity" program in its Geneseo and Henrietta offices. Coast Professional's 'dress down for charity' program requested employees to donate $20 or more for the option to wear jeans and business casual attire in the office for the month. The total donation included individual donations from employees in … [Read more...]

Gunlocke Gets a Boost with ‘ReCharge New York’ Allocation

WAYLAND — Contract furniture manufacturer Gunlocke Company LLC was named one of 12 state businesses allocated a shared total of 6.45 megawatts of lower-cost economic development power, as part of the latest round of the ReCharge New York (RNY) Program. According to a press release from the New York Senate, Gunlocke will be awarded an individual RNY power allocation of 1,680 kilowatts. The award is estimated to help the 100 year old industry … [Read more...]

CCE Meeting to Cultivate Interest in Livingston County Farmers’ Market

GENESEO — The Cornell University Cooperative Extension in Livingston County has scheduled an upcoming meeting to build support for farmers' markets in Livingston County. The event will be co-hosted by the Cornell Farmers' Market Nutrition Program (FMNP) Outreach Team. Growers, community organizations, market managers, and interested community members are all encouraged to attend. The event's hosts will review programs and services that … [Read more...]

Amanda Halpenny Joins Livingston County Dept. of Health

MOUNT MORRIS — The Livingston County Department of Health welcomes a new provider, Amanda Acomb Halpenny, to its Reproductive Health Center and WIC Clinic. According to a press release from the Livingston County Department of Health, Halpenny received her midwifery certification from the Frontier Nursing School in 2014 and has since been trained in techniques allowing her to distribute new and emerging forms of birth control, specifically an … [Read more...]

March Music Madness Coming to Geneseo Riviera

GENESEO — The Historic Geneseo Riviera Theatre will be hosting their second annual concert called 'March Music Madness' this upcoming weekend to benefit Geneseo Rotary Club community programs. The family-oriented concert will feature music by Bob's Brother's Band, snacks, and a cash bar. "We wanted to use music to bring people together to celebrate the Geneseo community spirit," said Tim Hayes, President of the Geneseo Rotary Club. "The … [Read more...]

Victor E. Knight Hopes to Defend ‘Mascot Madness’ Title

GENESEO — The fifth annual SUNY Mascot Madness tournament is now underway, as Victor E. Knight tries to defend his title as reigning champion. Mascot Madness is a five-round tournament to select New York State's favorite mascot that coincides with the March Madness tournament. The competition is an opportunity for students, alumni, staff, and community friends of every SUNY college to show their school spirit. “With all of our competitive … [Read more...]

Caledonia to Hold Public Hearing for Suit-Kote Zoning Change

CALEDONIA — The Caledonia Town Board scheduled a public hearing regarding an application for a change in zoning submitted by Suit-Kote Corporation, a privately owned asphalt manufacturing and engineering company. The public hearing is a chance for the Town Board to formally hear public opinions for and against the proposed zoning change. The company requests that the Town of Caledonia Zoning Map be changed to create a Heavy Industrial … [Read more...]

BOYS BASKETBALL: Geneseo Falls to Northstar Christian 62-55

AVON — At the State Qualifier, the Northstar Christian Knights defeated the Geneseo Blue Devils 62-55. The Knights held a steady lead through the first two quarters, before the Blue Devils tied up the score 41-41 at the end of the third quarter. The Knights regained the lead in the fourth quarter, scoring 21 points to the Blue Devils' 14. BOX SCORE: Northstar: 21-15-5-21 Geneseo: 18-8-15-14 GENESEO STATS: Sean LaGrou - 2 points Kyle … [Read more...]

Livingston Blues PeeWee Hockey Team Wins Webster Tournament

WEBSTER — The Livingston Blues PeeWee Hockey team, coached by Jeff Matthews, won the Webster Tournament Mar. 4 - Mar. 6. The Blues shut out the Webster Cyclones 5-0 to win the championship. "This was a great end to a very successful season," said Michael Tenalio of the Blues' victory at the tournament. "The kids worked hard all season and they played four great games over the weekend to win the tournament. It was wonderful to see their … [Read more...]