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November 30, 2022 - 7:50pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in Angelina Pellegrino, State Street, batavia, Santa, Christmas, news.


The lights are up, the air is crisp, and it's time for Santa to make his rounds to hear from all the good little boys and girls about what they want for Christmas.

One of Santa's stops again this year is at 150 State St., Batavia, the home of Angelina Pellegrino.

Santa will be at Pellegrino's house from 5 to 7 p.m. on Dec. 9 and 10.

"Santa and Mrs. Claus will be outside our home in front of the light display, ready to meet and take photos with the children," Pellegrino said. "We will use the parents' phones to take the photos so they may also participate and be in the photo as well! Also, we will have doughnuts and hot cocoa available for purchase."

Photo: File photo by Howard Owens

December 11, 2021 - 1:43pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in Christmas, Santa, State Street, batavia, news.


Amanda Sutton snaps a photo of her son Kannon, 3, and daughter Alora Wolff, 10 months, with Santa at the house of Angelina Pellegrino on State Street.  Pellegrino invited Santa and Mrs. Claus to her place on Friday evening to spread even more Christmas cheer.



December 23, 2020 - 2:23pm
posted by Billie Owens in Santa, Le Roy, wolcott street school, Christmas 2020.

Santa was solo Tuesday afternoon in Le Roy when a reader sent us this picture. He kindly took time out of his busy global schedule to serve as crossing guard for students at Wolcott Street School. Presumably, his team of reindeer and the overloaded sleigh awaited him on the school's rooftop.

May 9, 2020 - 3:44pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in weather, Santa, news.

It snowed in Genesee County today, so of course, Santa paid us a visit.

Photo submitted by Jean Grinnell.

November 7, 2018 - 4:23pm
Event Date and Time: 
December 8, 2018 - 10:00am to 4:00pm

Elba Holiday Craft and Vendor Show 
PResented by: Boy Scout Troop 6017 of Elba, New York 
Saturday December 8th from 10:00am-4:00pm
Elba Central School 

80+ Vendors
Mr. and Mrs. Claus visit from  1:00pm-3:00pm  - On Site Photos with Santa, $5
Sheriff’s Department Photograph and Fingerprint For Kids 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Snack Bar Run by The Boy Scouts Featuring Their Almost Famous French Onion Soup ($) All Day
Fresh Made Wreaths from Harringtons
Fired Up Ready to Paint Ceramics - Paint Your Own Ornament ($)

December 9, 2017 - 2:20pm
posted by Billie Owens in news, Announcements, east pembroke, Santa, Holidays, Christmas.

Press release:

There will be a Pancake Breakfast & Pictures with Santa on Sunday, Dec. 10th at St. Maximilian Kolbe Parish in East Pembroke.

Please bring your camera for a picture with Santa and receive a gift bag.

Time is 9 a.m. to noon. Church is located at 8656 Church St., East Pembroke.

Breakfast includes: pancakes, sausage, applesauce and a beverage.

Adults -- $6; children 5 to 12 -- $4; and children 4 and under eat free.

Any questions, please contact Penny at 356-3413.

December 4, 2017 - 10:49pm
posted by Billie Owens in Event, Adam Miller Toy & Bicycle, batavia, Santa, Christmas.
Event Date and Time: 
December 9, 2017 - 12:00pm to 3:00pm
Santa will visit Adam Miller Toy and Bicycle from noon to 3 p.m. on Saturday, Dec. 9.
This is  free event and everyone is welcome! Bring your camera and take a photo with Santa at no charge, and enter a drawing for a chance to win a $50 gift certificate.
Adam Miller Toy and Bicycle is located at 8 Center St. in the City of Batavia.
December 2, 2017 - 4:25pm
posted by Billie Owens in events, batavia, Christmas, Santa.
Event Date and Time: 
December 5, 2017 - 6:30pm
Santa Claus will visit with children at Richmond Memorial Library in Batavia, starting at 6:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 5.

Parents and children of all ages welcome for this free family event. Come in your pajamas and curl up by the fireplace to meet Santa for stories, songs and fun!

Don’t forget to bring your wish list and camera.

NO registration required.

November 18, 2017 - 2:16pm
posted by Howard B. Owens in Santa, Oliver's Candies, batavia, news.


Kamrey Reigle, 4, gives Santa a hug today at Oliver's Candies. The store brought Santa to town today along with ponies for the children to ride.


Aubri Dart, 2, wasn't as sure about Santa, even crying rather than get on his lap, as some of the other children did.





Eithan Worden, 3, with his mother, Jamie Worden, enjoyed his pony ride.

November 2, 2014 - 2:23pm
posted by Pauline Miano in Christmas, Santa, Sing along.
Event Date and Time: 
December 6, 2014 - 7:00pm to 8:30pm

The Elba Betterment Committee will hold their second annual Christmas in the Park on Saturday, December 6th at the Village Park on Main Street.  Families, businesses and churches may purchase and decorate a tree as they wish. The lighting ceremony will be at 7:00 with Santa, refreshments and a Christmas sing along.  Join us for great family fun!

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