SUN VIDEO: We Fly with Geneseo’s Most Historic Plane to Niagara Falls Air Force Base

NIAGARA FALLS – The GeneseeSun.com was aboard Whiskey 7, the National Warplane Museum's most historic aircraft, when she made an appearance at the 914th Air Refueling Wing on Saturday. The Wing had a ceremony to celebrate their transition from an airlift wing to a refueling wing and welcomed Whiskey 7 presence as a flyover and static display. "The C-47 Skytrain were our first aircraft when we were the 3rd Combat Cargo Group which started … [Read more...]

WATCH: Huge Black Rat Snake Climbs Tree at Letchworth

LIVINGSTON COUNTY A visitor to Letchworth State Park shot this amazing video of a black rat snake climbing a tree by the Lower Falls. Laurie Buzzard posted the video to Facebook on Tuesday. Its comment section immediately exploded, with commenters trying to identify the snake first and share what they had heard about this, New York's largest indigenous snake. "Pantherophis obsoletus - black rat snake. New York states largest snake," … [Read more...]

WATCH: Nunda Man Braves Powerful Train to Catch Awesome Video from Tracks

NUNDA – A Dalton man put his phone in the middle of the railroad tracks near his house and captured this incredible close-up video of a machine that he admires but respects at a safe distance. Bobby Gelser says all he had to do was hit record on his cell phone, set it down just right facing the oncoming train, and stand back. "The train vibrates everything around," said Gelser. "I can feel it from my house.Trains are awesome. I have lived … [Read more...]

SUN SPORTS SHOW: Mount Morris Basketball Player Earns Athlete of the Week Award

  In this edition of the Genesee Sun sports show we announce our athlete of the week. Livingston County has a head start on March madness as Sophomore Cam Regal hit a buzzer beater field goal in overtime to give the Mount Morris Blue Devils the victory over Batavia Notre Dame. Regal is the first Mount Morris athlete to earn the award this year. … [Read more...]

Around the Sun: Introducing Livingston County’s Only Video Broadcast Studio

For Josh and I, 2016 has been a year for the record books. Josh spent 9 months in Maryland at the U.S. Department of Defense's video broadcast school, during which time I ran the GeneseeSun.com as a solo operation. Josh and I each broke many, many unique, original, local stories over that time, he as Public Affairs Officer for the Air Force's 914th Airlift Wing and I as Livingston County's online news source. We put many miles on our cars … [Read more...]

WATCH: Locals Talk Weather and Safety

  LIVINGSTON COUNTY – This week was dominated by oppressive winter weather as early winter weather caused many driving hazards, blockages and accidents. Now that warmer temperatures are headed our way, we had a chance to catch up with local residents about the snow and how to deal with it in preparation for the winter months. PHOTO CAPTION: Screen Grab by Conrad Baker. … [Read more...]