Cops Arrest Illegal Immigrant for Felony DWAI with Child on the Flats

YORK – The Livingston County Sheriff's Office arrested a Brooklyn man who is believed to be in the country illegally for allegedly driving while under the influence of drugs with a child in the vehicle on Rte. 63. According to a press release from Sheriff Thomas Dougherty, Brandon Abriz, 22, was arrested for felony DWAI under Leandra's Law, misdemeanor DWAI Drugs, misdemeanor Endangering the Welfare of a Child, and violations including … [Read more...]

SOFTBALL: Golden Knights Slay Wildcats 12-4 Victory

YORK — 6 Seed York Golden Knights took the victory over 11 Seed Wheatland-Chili Wildcats. The Golden Knights beat the WildCat 12-4 with their big inning coming right off the bat. The Knights scored 7 runs in the second inning. York had 6 separate hitters that had two or more hits. Hanna Wolfanger lead the way going 3 for 4 with a stolen base. Mason Hynes went 2 for 4 with a homerun, a triple and 3 RBI's (Runs Batted In). Becca Fuller, Bekah … [Read more...]

GIRLS SOFTBALL: Geneseo Defeats York 13-1

YORK — The Geneseo Blue Devils defeated the York Golden Knights with a score of 13-1 in a conference away game. The Blue Devils were led by Samarys Gomez and Emily Podhorecki, who each scored a game total of 3 runs. Also contributing to the win was Brianna Bendzus, Kat Phillips, Stefanie Ledwith, Jessica Ruskauff, Macy Marlowe, Casey Vattimo, and Vicki Finn, with 1 run each. Ruskauff also pitched a 5 hitter with 9 strikeouts. The Blue … [Read more...]

That Stinks! Crews Clean York Manure Spill

YORK – A manure spill sent emergency cleanup crews and the Department of Environmental Conservation to a farm on York Road West on Friday. According to Livingston County Emergency Management Director Kevin Niedermaier, a broken hose leaked manure near the Genesee River. "It was a broken drag line," said Niedermaier. "The operators were right there and were right on top of the problem. The proper authorities including the DEC were notified … [Read more...]

SUN VIDEO: Our Family Diner Legally Blocks in Neighbors’ Driveway

YORK – A neighbor dispute at a diner on Retsof Road is rapidly deteriorating into a lawsuit. Neighbors say that the restaurant, which technically owns the end of the residence's driveway, had no reason to install cement blocks on either side of the driveway. "My biggest concern, being a type 1 diabetic, if in time I needed emergency personnel, I was told that they'd have to park out at the road, and have to accommodate, have to walk back … [Read more...]

GIRLS SOFTBALL: York Defeats Pavilion 15-6

PAVILION — The York Golden Knights defeated the Pavilion Golden Gophers with a score of 15-6. The Golden Knights were led by freshman pitcher Emily Leone, who threw 6 innings and struck out 3 batters, to contribute to her first varsity win. Also included among Golden Knight contributors was Becca Fuller, who had 2 runs and 5 stolen bases, and Bekah Voisey, who scored 3 RBIs, including a 2 RBI triple. The Golden Knights are now 1-3 this … [Read more...]

1 Goes to Hospital from York Bus Accident

YORK – An ambulance took one person from school bus accident Monday at the intersection of Linwood Road and Limerick Road. According to a Facebook post by the York Fire Department, an emergency call for a two-vehicle collision, found to involve a bus and minivan, went out at 7 a.m. Monday, reporting that the driver of the van was trapped. "Extraction was initiated; driver of the van was transported by York Ambulance to be checked further at … [Read more...]

Crash Wrecks Tractor and Car Hauler in York

YORK – An collision involving a tractor and a car hauler closed Rte. 63 for a few hours Monday night. According to the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, multiple cars were involved in a collision on 63 between the Wyoming County Line and Federal Road. "There is a lot of debris in the roadway as well as a diesel fuel spill," said the Sheriff's Office's social media advisory at 9:24 p.m. "The road has been closed between the light in … [Read more...]

York and Caledonia Travel Advisory to End in One Hour

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – The Livingston County Sheriff's travel advisory for the towns of York and Caledonia will be lifted in one hour. Sheriff Thomas Dougherty advised the public on social media that the advisory will be lifted but also called on neighbors to check on the elderly while power is still out. Outages are expected to affect over 1,000 in Caledonia and York into tomorrow afternoon. "The no unnecessary travel issued earlier in York … [Read more...]

Sheriff: ‘No Unnecessary Travel’ in York and Caledonia

LIVINGSTON COUNTY – Sheriff Thomas Dougherty issued a 'no unnecessary travel' advisory for Caledonia and York Wednesday evening. Though Avon and Geneseo saw some damage and hazards, York and Caledonia bore the brunt of Wedesday's high winds. "No unnecessary travel issued for the Town of Caledonia and Town of York until further notice. Please stay inside if you can." tweeted Dougherty. "Deputies are handling many calls for service for … [Read more...]