Batman Joins Dansville Heroes to Escort 4-Year-Old for ‘Make-A-Wish’ Disney Trip

DANSVILLE – The Dansville community together escorted 4-year-old Braddock to the airport to begin his trip to Disney World courtesy of the Make-A-Wish Foundation. According to our news partner News10NBC, Braddock is diagnosed with cancer and wished to go to Disney. ‘Make-A-Wish’ says the New York State Police, the Dansville Police Department, Dansville Fire Department, and Batman himself went to Braddock’s sister’s home Saturday morning as … [Read more...]

$200K NYS Grant Enriches Dansville’s Pre-K

DANSVILLE – New York State awarded the Dansville Central School District to expand its Pre-Kindergarten Early Learning Program to include 3-year-old children. According to a press release from Dansville Central School District, this funding aims to support the expansion of Pre-K as part of the State’s ongoing efforts to promote early education, specifically in high-need districts, and improve the academic future for all students. The … [Read more...]

Police Identify Victim in Fatal Dansville Accident

DANSVILLE — The Livingston County Sheriff's Office identifies the victim of a fatal accident last night as a Perkinsville resident. The victim is identified as Neleene Green, 66. A minivan was southbound on Rte. 63 just north of Zerfass Road when the vehicle veered off the right shoulder, drove into a deep ditch and struck a culvert at about 3:26 p.m. First responders closed Rte. 63 while the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office … [Read more...]

Fall from Tree Stand Injures Springwater Hunter

SPRINGWATER – Falling from a tree stand injured a hunter on Harper's Ferry Road on Monday. According to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, the 28-year-old male hunter lost consciousness and fell about 10 feet to the ground at about 12:42 p.m. An emergency helicopter was on standby while first responders worked on getting the injured man to the road. They did not call for the helicopter to respond. The hunter regained consciousness … [Read more...]

Driver Fatally Crashes into Dansville Culvert

UPDATE: Police Identify Victim in Fatal Dansville Accident DANSVILLE – First responders are at the scene of a one-car accident that fatally injured one person. According to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, a minivan was southbound on Rte. 63 just north of Zerfass Road when the vehicle veered off the right shoulder, drove into a deep ditch and struck a culvert. First responders closed Rte. 63 while the Livingston County Sheriff's … [Read more...]

Dr. Jean Archer-Colella to Get Locals Back on Their Feet as Noyes’ New Podiatrist

DANSVILLE – UR Medicine/Noyes Health is welcoming a doctor specializing in foot, ankle and leg injuries to their medical team. Dr. Jean Archer-Colella, a board certified podiatrist, is now part of the UR/Noyes' Genesee Regional Orthopedics and Sports Medicine team, to begin seeing patients in Dansville on Nov. 1. "Dr. Archer-Colella uses medical and surgical approaches to treat a variety of foot, ankle and leg disorders, including those … [Read more...]

Springwater Supervisor Defends Absence from County Meetings

SPRINGWATER – Thursday night, Town Supervisor Deborah Babbitt-Henry defended her absence from more than half of County meetings. The Supervisor said that her full-time job is the reason that she has missed more than half of the County's Board of Supervisors meetings and all of her Human Services Committee meetings this year. Capitalization, bolding and underlining is from Babbitt-Henry's email: "I work a FULL TIME job in addition to my … [Read more...]

No-Show Springwater Supervisor AWOL for Most County Meetings

UPDATE: Springwater Supervisor Defends Absence from County Meetings SPRINGWATER – The Town Supervisor has been absent for more than half of Livingston County Board of Supervisors meetings and nearly all Human Services committee meetings since her re-election in 2015. After beating two other candidates for the job, Supervisor Deborah Babbitt-Henry missed 9 of 12 Human Services meetings and 14 of 24 Board of Supervisors Meetings in 2015. The … [Read more...]

Dansville Firefighters Save House from Dryer Fire

DANSVILLE – Dansville firefighters put out a fire that could have seriously damaged a home on Rte. 436 (Nunda-Dansville Road) on Tuesday. First responders on scene said that a clothes dryer caught fire, creating smoke and threatening to spread to the rest of the house. Firefighters arrived at about 2:25 p.m. and quickly knocked the fire down with hose water. Firefighters then hauled the destroyed dryer onto the lawn, where they disassembled … [Read more...]

UR Medicine/Noyes’ ‘Honor Wall’ to Salute Their Military Workers

DANSVILLE – UR Medicine/Noyes Health invites the public to recognize and thank their military employees, volunteers and family members at the upcoming inauguration of their second annual Honor Wall. The Honor Wall is a collection of photographs of those who work for UR/Noyes as employees or volunteers who also serve the nation in the military. The official inauguration of this year's Honor Wall is Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 1 p.m., and the public is … [Read more...]