When rail magnate Dean Richmond and his wife Mary purchased their Batavia home, the modifications they made resulted in the area’s preeminent residence. We take a look at this stately home, both inside and out.
Back in April, we asked readers to share their memories, photos and artifacts with us-- and you delivered!
Early in Jell-O's history, illustrated advertising in magazines and in Jell-O recipe books played a major role in the product's success.
What better time than summer to take a look back at the local roots of this institution of the American table?
Join us on an aerial tour of all eight counties of Western New York.
Over the course of its life, the Newberry Building in Batavia has been home to many different businesses. Today, the building is seeing new life with Genesee County's first commercial brewery in nearly 100 years.
When the New York Central & Hudson River Railroad wanted to break the 100 mph speed barrier, it looked to Western New York's Charlie Hogan...and a strip of track just west of Batavia.
Like elsewhere in America, throngs of Italian immigrants migrated to Western New York in the late 19th century. We examine their journey from outcasts to acceptance in Genesee County.