en Sponsored Post: Celebrate Cinco De Mayo at the Cystic Fibrosis Margarita Run & Walk! <p><a href="" target="_blank"><img alt="" src="/files/users/7438/2015-2/cf-cincodemayosponpost1.png" /></a></p> <div> <strong>Celebrate <em>Cinco De Mayo</em> at the Cystic Fibrosis Margarita Run &amp; Walk!</strong> The race begins at 6:30 p.m. -- 3.4-mile looped route (non-certified).</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> $20/$25 Race day. All ages welcome. Margaritas for all participants, (of legal age with ID for alcohol). T-shirts to the first 250 registered. Souvenir cups to the first 300 margaritas served. Prizes for the top males/female and three deep in 10-year age groups.</div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> Official timing by PCR Timing. All proceeds benefits the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. For more information, visit us online:&nbsp;<a href="" target="_blank"></a>. Like us on <a href="" target="_blank">Facebook</a></div> <div> &nbsp;</div> <div> This post is sponsored by:</div> <ul> <li> Rebar Detailing Services, LLC</li> <li> Cheryl Cummins, 6932 Cato St., Pavilion, NY 14525. 585-584-8808</li> <li> Morg&#39;s Sawz &amp; Stoves, 7095 Big Tree Road, Pavilion. 585-584-8760, <a href="" target="_blank"></a></li> <li> RCK Seamless Gutters, Robbins Road, Le Roy, 585-704-7589</li> <li> L.S. -- PRIVATE SPONSOR</li> </ul> advertisement cinco de mayo Cystic Fibrosis Run & Walk ny Pavilion Sponsored Post Tue, 21 Apr 2015 19:00:00 +0000 Lisa Ace 47421 at Crash with injuries reported on Taylor Road, Pavilion <p>An accident with injuries is reported at 1195 Taylor Road, Pavilion. Pavilion fire is called to respond.</p> accidents Pavilion Sat, 18 Apr 2015 00:49:45 +0000 Billie Owens 47451 at Law and Order: Pair of alleged shoplifters charged with multiple larcenies <p><strong>Thomas E. Hensel</strong>, 31, and&nbsp;<strong>Tonya D. Smith</strong>, 29, are charged with grand larceny, 4th, and conspiracy, 6th. Hensel and Smith were allegedly caught stealing items from the Target store. Upon further investigation, they were found to have allegedly committed additional larcenies during March at Target and Walmart. Hensel was charged with four counts of petit larceny and Smith was charged with one count of grand larceny, 4th, and two counts of petit larceny. Some of the stolen items were recovered.</p> <p><strong>Amir D. Gifford</strong>, 19, of Cherry Street, Batavia, was arrested on a warrant for alleged violation of probation. Gifford turned himself in. He was jailed on $2,500 bail.</p> <p><strong>Jessica M. Rivera-Mann</strong>, 31, of Liberty Street, was arrested on a pair of warrants related to alleged parking violations. Rivera-Mann turned herself in and entered a guilty plea in City Court. and was ordered to pay a $100 fine within 60 days.</p> <p><strong>Kerri L. Forsberg</strong>, 43, of East Main Street, Batavia, was arrested on a warrant for alleged failure to appear on a harassment, 2nd, charge. Forsberg was arrested following a reported incident at UMMC on April 3.</p> <p><strong>Laura J. Reed</strong>, 23, of Walnut Street, Batavia, is charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Reed was allegedly found in possession of marijuana at 6:18 p.m. April 10 by Officer Jamie Givens.</p> <p><strong>Kenardo</strong><strong> R. Fields</strong>, 25, of Ellicott Street, Batavia, is charged with harassment, 2nd, and endangering the welfare of a child. Fields was allegedly involved in a domestic incident at 9:20 a.m., Sunday.</p> <p><strong>Zachary Michael Burk</strong>, 18, of Sparks Road, Pavilion, is charged with petit larceny. Burk allegedly stole a 30-pack of Busch beer from Pavilion Farm Market.</p> <p><strong>Charles H. Wroten</strong>, 54, of Buell Street, Batavia, is charged with aggravated DWI (Leandra&#39;s Law), DWI, improper right turn, improper signaling a turn. Wroten was stopped at 11:03 p.m. Tuesday on West Main Street, Batavia, by Sgt. Ron Meides. Wroten is accused of driving while intoxicated with a child less than 15 years old in the vehicle.</p> <p><strong>Michael Robert </strong><strong>Sigl</strong>, 22, of Pratt Road, Batavia, is charged with possession of a forged instrument, 2nd. Sigl was arrested on a warrant. He was jailed without bail.</p> <p><strong>Taylor Nicole Tillotson</strong>, 19, of Perry Road, Le Roy, is charged with trespass. Tillotson allegedly returned to College Village after being banned from the property.</p> batavia crime Pavilion Wed, 15 Apr 2015 20:17:24 +0000 Howard B. Owens 47414 at Law and Order: Elba woman arrested second time on five counts of criminal contempt <p><strong>Cindy Lou Bush</strong>, 53, of Route 98, of Elba, is charged with five counts of criminal contempt, 2nd. Bush was allegedly at a residence with five people under an order of protection forbidding her not to contact the individuals. She was jailed on $2,500 bail, $5,000 bond. Bush was also wanted for alleged failure to appear on five prior counts of criminal contempt stemming from a single incident.</p> <p><strong>Barbara Jean Salmon</strong>, 44, of Coal Hill Road, Taberg, is charged with possession of more than 400 untaxed cigarettes, tinted windows and plate obstruction. Salmon was stopped at 11:38 a.m. Tuesday on Route 77, Pembroke, by Deputy Patrick Reeves.</p> <p><strong>Amanda Christine Paige</strong>, 24, of Park Street, Pavilion, is charged with grand larceny, 4th. Paige is accused of stealing from a business.</p> crime elba Pavilion pembroke Wed, 08 Apr 2015 18:23:53 +0000 Howard B. Owens 47305 at Law and Order: Man arrested on weapon charge after report of shots fired in Basom <p><strong>Jonathan Chris Shirley</strong>, 33, of Council House Road, Basom, is charged with criminal possession of a weapon, 3rd, failure to comply with lawful order, unlicensed operation, aggravated unlicensed operation, 2nd, and no use of signal lamps. Shirley was stopped at 8:24 a.m. Sunday by Deputy&nbsp;Chad&nbsp;Cummings&nbsp;following a complaint of shots fired in the neighborhood on Council House Road, Basom. Shirley&#39;s vehicle was stopped and he was found to allegedly be a felon in possession of a weapon. He was jailed without bail. Deputies Christopher Parker, Brad&nbsp;Mazur&nbsp;and Cory Mower, along with State Police assisted in the response and investigation.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Alexander D. Sweeney</strong>, 23, of&nbsp;Redfern Drive, Churchville, is charged with DWI, driving with a BAC of .08 or greater and failure to keep right. Sweeney was stopped at 1:20 a.m. Sunday on Lake Street, Village of Le Roy, by Le Roy PD.</p> <p><strong>Timothy L. Freeman</strong>, 46, of Pavilion, is charged with menacing, 3rd. Freeman allegedly threatened a woman during an argument at a residence in Covington. State Police responded. He was jailed on $2,500 bail. An order of protection was issued.</p> <p><strong>William S. Smith</strong>, 47, of Main Road, Pembroke, is charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Smith was allegedly found in possession of marijuana during a traffic stop at 10:57 p.m. Saturday on Main Road, Pembroke, by Deputy Kevin McCarthy.</p> <p><strong>Kenneth Russell Hernandez</strong>, 49, of Adams Street, Rochester, was arrested on a warrant stemming from a petit larceny charge. Hernandez was arrested upon his release from the Monroe County Jail, arraigned in Bergen Town Court, and jailed on $1,000 bail.</p> <p><strong>Kristine Elizabeth Harmon</strong>, 37, of Lincoln Avenue, Batavia, is charged with DWI, driving with a BAC of .18 or greater, drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle, speeding and driving a vehicle without an inspection certificate. Harmon was stopped at 12:36 a.m. Friday on Pearl Street Road, Batavia, by Deputy Joseph Corona.</p> <p><strong>Allyn Jay George</strong>, 49, of Council House Road, Basom, is charged with menacing, 2nd. George allegedly threatened another person with a firearm during an argument, which was reported at 5:53 a.m., Friday. He was jailed on $500 bail.</p> Basom batavia Alabama bergen crime Pavilion pembroke Mon, 06 Apr 2015 15:30:15 +0000 Howard B. Owens 47281 at House fire at Roanoke and Keller roads, Pavilion, said to be controlled burn <p>A possible controlled burn of a residence is reported at Roanoke and Keller Road, Pavilion. A state trooper in the area saw a house burning and stopped and talked to people at the site who informed him that they had called authorities to say they were doing a controlled burn there, but Genesee County dispatchers say they have no such record or information. Pavilion fire is responding.</p> fire Pavilion Fri, 03 Apr 2015 17:24:02 +0000 Billie Owens 47270 at Law and Order: Wanted suspect accused of heroin possession at time of arrest <p><strong>Kirk Arnold Thomas Jr.</strong>, 30, of Oak Street, Batavia, is charged with criminal use of drug paraphernalia, criminal possession of a controlled substance, criminal possession of a hypodermic instrument, criminal possession of a controlled substance, 7th, and escape, 1st. Thomas was the subject of an investigation by Le Roy PD and the subject of a Town of Batavia Court warrant and was located by Batavia PD at Days Inn. At the time of his&nbsp;arrest&nbsp;he allegedly possessed a large&nbsp;quantity&nbsp;of heroin and drug paraphernalia.</p> <p><strong>Peter John Olander</strong>, 41, of Rochester Street, Bergen, is charged with obstruction of governmental administration, 2nd, and resisting arrest. Olander was arrested after deputies responded to a report of a disturbance in the Village of Bergen. Olander allegedly failed to comply with numerous lawful orders and/or warnings from deputies and physically resisted arrest when they attempted to place him in custody. Olander was jailed on $2,500 bail or $5,000 bond.</p> <p><strong>Christopher M. Colantonio</strong>, 35, of South Swan Street, Batavia, is charged with possession of a forged instrument, 2nd, and petit larceny. Colantonio was arrested as a result of an investigation in April 2014 into a complaint of stolen, forged and cashed checks. Colantonio is also charged with criminal sale of a firearm, 3rd, criminal&nbsp;possession&nbsp;of a weapon, 2nd, and grand larceny, 4th. The charges stem from a criminal complaint in November 2013 in which a family member reported a gun was stolen and sold.</p> <p><strong>Bryon Gilbert Keller</strong>, 20, of Sumner Road, Darien, is charged with criminal contempt, 1st, and harassment, 2nd. Keller was allegedly involved in an altercation with a family member, which was also a violation of a court order. Keller was jailed on $10,000 bail or $20,000 bond.</p> <p><strong>Samantha Jean Glendhill</strong>, 24, of Chapel Street, Mt. Morris, is charged with petit larceny and possession of burglar tools. Glendhill is accused of shoplifting from Kmart and using a bag to conceal the stolen items.</p> <p>A 17-year-old resident of York Road, Pavilion, is charged with harassment, 2nd. The youth allegedly struck another person during an argument.</p> <p><strong>Erick Antonio Castaneda</strong>, 18, of Redman Road, Brockport, is charged with two counts of petit larceny. Castaneda is accused of shoplifting from Kohl&#39;s.</p> batavia crime Darien Le Roy Pavilion Sat, 21 Mar 2015 02:40:31 +0000 Howard B. Owens 47117 at Pole and wire down on Lake Road, Pavilion <p>A pole and unknown type of wire are reported down across the roadway in the area of 11338 Lake Road, Pavilion.</p> <p>That&#39;s across from the Pavilion Fire Hall.</p> <p>Pavilion fire dispatched.</p> Pavilion Tue, 17 Mar 2015 15:11:48 +0000 Howard B. Owens 47055 at Rollover accident, unknown injuries, on Ellicott Street Road, Pavilion <p>A one-vehicle rollover accident, unknown injuries, is reported at 6698 Ellicott St. Road. Pavilion fire and Mercy medics responding. The location is between Sparks and Starr roads.</p> <p>UPDATE 11:14 p.m.: There are no injuries.</p> <p>UPDATE 11:20 p.m.: The Pavilion assignment is back in service.</p> accidents Pavilion Thu, 12 Mar 2015 03:06:31 +0000 Billie Owens 46991 at Two local students participate in 'Taste of NY' lobby day in Albany <p><img alt="" src="/files/users/60/2015-2/farm_bureau_taste_of_ny_.jpg" /></p> <p><em>Press release:</em></p> <p class="rteindent1">Two students from the Batavia Career and Technical Education (CTE) Center, Morgan Good, a senior and an Agri-Business Academy student from Pavilion Central Schools, and Emily Borkholder, a senior and an Animal Science student from Oakfield-Alabama Central Schools, recently attended the New York State Farm Bureau Taste of New York Lobby Day and Reception in Albany. Holly Partridge, Batavia CTE Animal Science instructor; Kerry Richardson, Batavia CTE Agri-Business Academy instructor; Catherine Bennett, Batavia CTE assistant principal, escorted the students.</p> <p class="rteindent1">During this event, members of the New York State Assembly and Senate met with businesses, farms and educational institutions that rely on New York state agriculture to run their business.</p> <p class="rteindent1">&ldquo;We learned how much agriculture drives our economy in New York state. One of the most interesting experiences was when we attended two legislative meetings with Senator Michael Razenhofer and Assemblyman Michael DenDekker. We discussed what needs to be changed in our state to help farmers become more productive,&rdquo; Emily said.</p> <p class="rteindent1">&ldquo;We also spoke with other senators and assemblymen from throughout New York state and helped them to understand and increase awareness of the needs of farmers from our area,&rdquo; Morgan added.</p> <p class="rteindent1">Throughout the conference exhibit time, the group showcased duck eggs versus chicken eggs in baking, the important collaboration between the Batavia CTE Animal Science and Culinary Arts programs and how the farm-to-table concept is incorporated into the curriculum of these two programs.</p> 4-H agriculture business Oakfield Pavilion Wed, 11 Mar 2015 20:30:46 +0000 Howard B. Owens 46983 at Two Genesee County students accepted to Ashland University in Ohio <p>Two Genesee County students have been accepted to Ashland University for the Fall semester of 2015.</p> <p><strong>Avery Mallaber</strong>, of Le Roy, has been accepted and will receive the Director&#39;s Scholarship for $7,000 annually to attend Ashland. Mallaber is a senior at Le Roy Junior-Senior High School.</p> <p><strong>Ashley Jenks</strong>, of Pavilion, has been accepted and will receive the President&#39;s Scholarship for $11,000 annually to attend Ashland. Jenks is a senior at Pavilion Central School.</p> <p>Ashland University, which has been ranked in the top 200 colleges and universities in U.S. News &amp; World Report&#39;s National Universities category, is a mid-sized, private university located in Ashland, Ohio.</p> Le Roy Milestones Pavilion Mon, 23 Feb 2015 20:40:11 +0000 Billie Owens 46770 at Law and Order: Driver charged with DWI following alleged hit-and-run in Batavia <p><strong>Brian Michael Glor</strong>, 43, of Church Street, Oakfield, is charged with DWI and refusal to take&nbsp;breath&nbsp;test. Glor was arrested following an investigation into a hit-and-run accident at 7:34 p.m., Monday, in the City of Batavia, by Deputy Michael Lute.</p> <p><strong>Steven R. Colombo</strong>, 28, of Ellicott Street, Batavia, is charged with criminal contempt, 2nd. Colombo allegedly violated a complete stay away order of protection. He was allegedly found hiding in the pantry of the protected party&#39;s residence.</p> <p><strong>Jimpce</strong><strong> J. Etienne</strong>, 38, of Buell Street, Batavia, is charged with unnecessary&nbsp;noise. Etienne is accused of playing extremely loud and disturbing music at 11:30 a.m., Saturday.</p> <p><strong>Kayla D. Joiner</strong>, 22, of Schreck Avenue, Buffalo, was arrested on a warrant for alleged failure to appear on a aggravated unlicensed operation, 3rd, charge. Joiner turned herself in and was jailed on $100 bail.</p> <p><strong>Thomas J. Mitchell</strong>, 25, of Batavia, was arrested on two warrants for alleged failure to appear. Mitchell was located and arrested and jailed on $1,500 bail.</p> <p><strong>Robin A. Pickering</strong>, 31, of Croop Road, Clarence Center, is charged with DWI, driving with a BAC of .08 or greater, moving from lane unsafely, operation by an unlicensed driver and drinking alcohol in a motor vehicle. Pickering reportedly drove her car into a snowbank on Burke Drive, Batavia, at 4:36 a.m., Friday. The accident was investigated by Officer Matthew Wojtaszczyk.</p> <p><strong>James Rocco Soccio</strong>, 33, of Ross Street, Batavia, is charged with coercion, 2nd. Soccio reportedly went to the residence of a person scheduled to speak against Soccio in a Family Court proceeding. Soccio allegedly threatened to harm the person.&nbsp;</p> <p><strong>Jacob J. </strong><strong>Camerera</strong>, 23, of South Jackson Street, Batavia, is charged with criminal contempt, 1st, reckless endangerment, 2nd, and two counts of aggravated unlicensed operation, 2nd. Camerera allegedly drove a vehicle toward four other people in a reckless manner on Watson Street, Batavia, at 4:59 p..m., Feb. 15. One of the four people was covered by an order of protection.</p> <p>A 17-year-old resident of Walnut Street, Batavia is charged with two counts of harassment, 2nd, and criminal mischief, 4th. The youth was arrested following an alleged incident at his residence at 11:30 a.m., Friday.</p> <p><strong>Kenneth L. Perkins</strong>, 51, of West Main Street, Corfu, is charged with criminal mischief, 4th. Perkins allegedly damaged the property of another person.</p> <p><strong>Heyward Clark Jr.</strong>, 50, of Whitney Avenue, Niagara Falls, is charged with four counts of endangering the welfare of a child, driving while ability impaired by alcohol, following too closely, driving without a license, and child passenger in back seat not properly restrained. Heyward was stopped at 12:02 a.m. Saturday on Lewiston Road, Batavia, by Deputy Joseph Corona.</p> <p><strong>Jennifer P. Hepp</strong>, 32, of Varysburg, is charged with petit larceny. Hepp was arrested by State Police on Friday at a location on Veterans Memorial Drive. No further information released.</p> <p><strong>Philip D. </strong><strong>Stahli</strong><strong>,</strong> 34, of Lockport, is charged with unlawful possession of marijuana. Stahli was arrested by State Police in Pavilion on Saturday. No further details released.</p> <p><strong>Harry R. Silliman</strong>, 50, of Batavia, is charged with criminal mischief, 3rd, and harassment, 2nd. Silliman was arrested by State Police for an alleged incident at 9:45 p.m., Feb. 17. No further details released.</p> batavia corfu crime Oakfield Pavilion Mon, 23 Feb 2015 17:56:17 +0000 Howard B. Owens 46761 at Two-car crash with injuries at South Street Road and Telephone Road, Pavilion <p>A two-car accident with injuries is reported at South Street Road and Telephone Road. Pavilion fire and Mercy medics are responding.</p> <p>UPDATE 4:23 p.m.: A second ambulance is called to the scene.</p> accidents Pavilion Thu, 05 Feb 2015 21:17:35 +0000 Billie Owens 46507 at Kozy Kabin reopens early for the season - door prizes, hot drinks - let's celebrate! <p>This year Kozy Kabin is reopening early and you are invited to join us for door prizes, hot drinks, and a 3rd cabin!</p> <p>Celebrate with us Friday and Saturday Feb. 6th and 7th from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.<br /> Address: 922 Genesee St., Route 33, Corfu. Phone 585-409-7424</p> <p>* Spring Hours: Fri &amp; Sat. 10-5 ~ Fall Hours: Thurs.-Sat. 10-5 ~ Winter Hours: Thurs.-Sat. 10-5 &amp; Sun. 2-5pm<br /> <br /> <u>Some fantastic things are coming this year at the Kozy Kabin!</u><br /> 1.&nbsp; First is our 3rd cabin addition filled with handmade USA furniture and even more home good finds!<br /> 2.&nbsp; Our next addition is our DIY (do it yourself) step-by-step leader taught classes. Each season (Spring, Summer, Fall, Winter) Kozy Kabin will host a class that you can be part getting together with friends and enjoying handpicked projects that you can be proud of making!&nbsp; Each class will be posted at the Kabin and on Facebook at&nbsp; Kozy Kabin<br /> Note:&nbsp; Each class has a small fee, children are welcome to come and enjoy a movie, light refreshments included, must sign up by calling Lenora at 585-409-7424 or e-mail <a href=""></a><br /> 3.&nbsp; Pembroke Harvest Festival is hosted by the Kozy Kabin and was a huge success last year!&nbsp; This year&#39;s festival is held on Sat. Oct. 10th 10-5pm.&nbsp; Even more great shopping this year!<br /> We are taking registrations for vendors (free spaces). Plan to attend the Pembroke Harvest Festival&nbsp; Oct. 10, 2015 10 a.m. - 5 p.m., 922 Genesee St. in Corfu. Visit our Web site to buy tickets for the 10&#39;x20&#39; cabin or $2,000 raffle held on Festival date!</p> <p>Kohorst Family and all at Kozy Kabin</p><div class="field datetime field-event-date-time"> <h3 class="label">Event Date and Time</h3> <div class="item odd"><span class="date-display-start">February 6, 2015 - 10:00am</span><span class="date-display-separator"> - </span><span class="date-display-end">February 7, 2015 - 5:00pm</span></div> </div> corfu events Pavilion Tue, 03 Feb 2015 22:40:30 +0000 Billie Owens 46450 at Task Force announces arrest of two suspected dealers <table align="right" border="0" cellpadding="0" cellspacing="0"> <tr> <td> <img alt="" src="/files/users/60/2015-1/mugbaltzjoshuajan2015.jpg" /></td> </tr> <tr> <td> <em>Joshua Baltz</em></td> </tr> </table> <p>A pair of investigations by the Local Drug Task Force has led to the arrest of two men, one accused of selling a controlled substance, the other of selling marijuana.</p> <p>Busted were Joshua L. Baltz, 38, of Wood Street, Batavia, and Mark A. Knickerbocker, 17, of Route 262 in Byron.</p> <p>Baltz allegedly sold a quantity of suboxone to an undercover agent on three separate occasions, once in Pavilion and twice in the City.&nbsp;</p> <p>He is charged with criminal sale of a controlled substance, 4th, a Class C felony.</p> <p>Knickerbocker is accused of selling marijuana to a person under age 18 while in the Town of Bergen in May.</p> <p>He is charged with criminal sale of marijuana, 2nd, a Class D felony.</p> <p>The task force was assisted by the District Attorney&#39;s Office, uniformed deputies and Batavia PD.</p> batavia bergen byron crime Pavilion Wed, 28 Jan 2015 19:46:38 +0000 Howard B. Owens 46390 at