That Was Fast! Car Hits New Bear Fountain

GENESEO — A car struck the restored bear fountain exactly one week after it was re-installed. The driver of the vehicle was uninjured. The new granite basin was scratched and scuffed but did not crack. "I was turning left off the side street and I just didn't see it," said the driver of the vehicle, who asked not to be named. "I knew it was there but for some reason just didn't see it." The impact could be heard blocks away. No first … [Read more...]

United Way of Livingston County Raises Record Breaking Funds to Help 20 Local Agencies

LIVINGSTON COUNTY — United Way of Livingston County closed out a record breaking fundraising campaign surpassing their 2017 campaign goal. Kevin Van Allen, the 2017 campaign chair announced the that United Way of Livingston County surpassed their goal of $250,000 and raised $252,584. "There is still money coming in so the number could increase," said Campaign Chair, Kevin Van Allen. "The money raised stays right here locally in Livingston … [Read more...]

Bear Fountain Returns to Geneseo 7 a.m. Tomorrow

GENESEO – Main Street will be closed tomorrow morning from approximately 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. for a very important reason. According to Constance K. Bassett and David Cann of Moorland Studios, Emmeline, Geneseo's famous bronze bear, and her fountain will return to Main Street from approximately 7 a.m. until 9 a.m. A crane will remove the existing basin and install the new one. Moorland Studios teamed up with village officials and the … [Read more...]

Springwater Town Board Faces Proposed ‘Manufactured Home’ or Mobile Home Local Law to Ensure Standards

SPRINGWATER - Springwater has set a public hearing regarding a proposed law that would ensure upkeep and manintenance of 'Manufactered Homes' or Mobile homes in the Town. The public hearing is set for August 7th at 7 p.m. and the proposed law reads:  Purpose; intent. It is the purpose of this local law to assure quality development and maintenance of Manufactured Homes and Manufactured Home Communities while promoting the health, … [Read more...]

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WATCH: Braves Baseball Wins 2nd Consecutive Title

LIVONIA — The Avon Braves defeated the Campbell-Savona Panthers 1-0 to earn their second consecutive Section V Class C2 title. It was a classic pitchers duel as Maxx Countrymann delivered the shutout on the mound for the Braves, striking out 11 Panthers. Quinn Littell pitched a great game as well for the Panthers, allowing the only run to score in the bottom of the 6th. The Braves will play the winner of the Geneseo VS LeRoy at a site … [Read more...]

WATCH: Blue Devils in Vietnam Memorial Day Tribute Part 1 of 3

GENESEO — The impact of the Vietnam War will always leave scars in Geneseo.  For a group of Western New York Geneseo Veterans, they used those scars as motivators to educate in publishing a book titled "Blue Devils in Vietnam." The GeneseeSun.com's parent company, Light the region Media is releasing a three-part video series to educate and inform the community on the book and the great sacrifices that these veterans made. The book is a … [Read more...]

BASEBALL: Blue Devils Bounce Back with Victory over Indians

GENESEO - The Geneseo Blue Devils bounced back after a tough loss to Livonia with a victory over the Keshequa Indians 11-0. Jake Hamilton pitched four strong innings allowing 1 hit and striking out 4.  The Blue Devils also had 10 team steals. "This was a great test to see how the team would bounce back after dropping a game. The boys rose to the challenge and really put yesterday behind them," stated Geneseo Baseball Coach, Nicholas … [Read more...]

SOFTBALL: Raiders on Fire, Defeat Braves 22-2 (5 innings)

CALEDONIA - The Caledonia-Mumford Red Raiders defeated the Avon Braves 22-5 for their 16th win for the season. For the Raiders Hannah Rubinrott got the win on the mound over 4 innings only allowing 3 hits. At the plate for the Raiders it was Gill Flint who was 3 for 4 with 4 runs and 2 RBI's. Also for the Raiders: Makenzie Wilson was 2 for 2 with 2 RBI, Jacqui McEwen scored 4 runs, and Hannah Wade was 2 for 3 with 3 runs scored. Cal-Mum … [Read more...]