Supportive fans? Check! Need to feed an army? No problem! With over 1000 hotel rooms, easy access to the NYS Thruway, and a variety of fields and facilities, Genesee County is a natural hub for sporting events and the legions of fans who cheer them on. And thanks to our central location between Buffalo and Rochester, you’ll be yelling, “Go team!” in no time.

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Businesses join to create “Hometown Trail’ for antique lovers

July 25, 2014

The owners of 11 antique and collectible shops have combined to create a “Hometown Trail,” which leads shoppers and collectors to the nearly dozen businesses scattered from Elba to Darien, from Pavilion to Corfu. Continue reading

Live harness racing returns to Batavia Downs in new season

July 24, 2014

An enthusiastic crowd lined the fence to welcome back live harness racing at the oldest lighted harness track in North America and their zeal was rewarded with a great slate of exciting contests on a warm summer night. Continue reading

Brit recreating cross-country bike trip of 1884 gets warm reception in Batavia

When Stuart Lowe stopped at the visitor’s information booth in the Holland Land Office Museum parking lot on West Main Street, he may not have been expecting the kind of welcome he received. Continue reading

Film shot at Rolling Hills Asylum available on Redbox

Four years ago, one of the Booth Brothers films, “The Exorcist File: The Haunted Boy” was filmed partly at the Rolling Hills Asylum in Bethany. The film was based off of the true events surrounding an exorcism and the diary of the priest who performed it. Continue reading

Steel drum band to perform Tuesday at Darien Lakes State Park

July 21, 2014

The Lancaster High School Caribbean Steel Drum Band will perform a free Kids Carnival concert from 7 to 9 p.m. Tuesday, July 22 at Shelter No. 2 at Darien Lakes State Park, 10475 Harlow Rd. Continue reading