Cops Bust Wanted Dansville Man and Drug-Stuffed Driver on 390

AVON – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested two men, one from Dansville with a warrant for his arrest and one from Rochester who was allegedly carrying drugs. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Ian Evaniak, 29, of Dansville, was taken into custody on a warrant out of Gates, NY for alleged traffic violations. A man eventually identified as Taheed Moffett, 32, was arrested for two counts of … [Read more...]

Southern Livingston County Feels Brunt of Winter Blast

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Two bands of lake-effect snow are deteriorating road conditions in Livingston County. According to the National Weather Service, drivers in the south of the county will especially feel the wintry weather. "Conditions can deteriorate rapidly in winter weather situations," said the National Weather Service. "Be prepared for snow or ice covered roads. Slow down and allow extra time when traveling." At 2:38 p.m. two bands … [Read more...]

Secret Suboxone Sinks Duo in Dansville

DANSVILLE –The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested then re-arrested an Angelica resident and an Olean resident for allegedly packing drugs both on the road and in jail. According to a press release from Livingston County Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Jon Faber, 31, was arrested for misdemeanor Aggravated Unlicensed Operation in the Second Degree, misdemeanor Criminal Possession of a Controlled Substance in the Seventh Degree, and Unlawful … [Read more...]

Work of Dansville’s Youth and Neighbors is Making Noyes Cancer Center a Reality

DANSVILLE — U of R Noyes Hospital is taking the opportunity to thank the many donors and sponsors who have donated to the up and coming Ann and Carl Meyers Cancer Center. According to a press release from Noyes, the Cancer Center Building Project, which is on track to be complete in early 2017, has received over $5,600 from the efforts of the local community, especially Dansville's young people. “We are so grateful for the on-going support … [Read more...]

Dansville ArtWorks Brings ‘Murder Mystery’ to Moose Lodge

DANSVILLE – A Murder Mystery game is coming to Dansville ArtWorks' dinner party at the Moose Lodge. Dansville ArtWorks will partner with Penfield’s The Mystery Game on Jan. 21 to bring a Masterpiece Murder, an interactive 'whodunit,' to the dinner party. "Staying true to our mission, we were looking for an arts experience to build upon as a fundraiser," said event coordinator Jeanne Gridley. "The theatrical component combined with its … [Read more...]

Dansville Joins Expanded Drug Drop Box Program

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – A Livingston County law enforcement partnership has expanded the already successful drug drop box program to include Dansville. According to a press release Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, community members have deposited over 1,500 pounds of unused or unwanted prescription drugs into the previously standing drug drop box at the Sheriff's Office alone over the past two years. Another box has stood at the Caledonia Village Office … [Read more...]

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...]

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...]