Woman Passes Away after Avon Crash

AVON – The injured driver in Wednesday's collision on Rte. 15 (Lakeville Road) passed away late Friday night. According to a press release from New York State Police, Norma Miller, 75, passed away at Strong Memorial Hospital. State Police said that the investigation into the collision is ongoing. They were assisted at the scene by the Livingston County Sheriff's Office. At the scene on Wednesday, State Police said that the driver of the … [Read more...]

Local Heroes Bid Farewell to Chief Tom Linsner

GENESEO – The following is adapted from an obituary published by Rector-Hicks Funeral Home: Thomas J. Linsner, 70, of North Road in Piffard, formerly of Geneseo, died Friday, Dec. 9, 2016 at his residence. He was predeceased by his daughter, Tammy, and his parents, Melvin and Jane Linsner. He is survived by his wife, Betsy Linsner, his children, Brian (Laura) Linsner of Fredericksburg, VA, Janna (Terry) O'Brien of Geneseo, Brian Augustus … [Read more...]

Man Struck by 2 Cars in Leicester Passes Away


LEICESTER – The man who suffered serious injuries after lying in Rte. 36 and being struck by two vehicles has died. According to a press release from New York State Police, on Aug. 9 at approximately 3:20 a.m., the State Police responded to the report of a pedestrian struck on Rte. 36 in the Town of Leicester. NYS Police said that a 35-year-old male was lying partially in the southbound lane and was struck by a southbound vehicle. He then … [Read more...]

‘Frankie the Barber’ Passes Away at 92

CALEDONIA – Frankie the Barber has passed away on Wednesday after cutting generations of Livingston County hair. Frankie Antinore, 92, had as many friends as customers at his shop on West Main Street in Avon. In September 2015, he decided he would not drive anymore and closed up shop for the final time. Antinore was a fabled hunter and fisherman who traveled to every state in the U.S. with his wife of 70 years, Marion. Frankie served … [Read more...]