• WN Community Directory delivered with April 27 issue

    Publication again dedicated to Hometown Heroes This weekend’s delivery of the 18th Edition of the Westside News Inc. Hometown Community Directory brings a valuable resource to area residents. Not only does the booklet define nearby businesses and service...

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  • Community members hear plans for Strong West

    More than 100 people packed the LGI classroom at Oliver Middle School in Brockport Tuesday, April 22 as Strong West held a community forum to discuss the future of UR Medicine’s Strong West and to field questions...

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  • Veronica “Vera” Rapp, a 90-year-old, takes a “selfie” for her Facebook page.
    This senior uses computers and the web to stay sharp and connected

    Veronica “Vera” Rapp has 76 friends on Facebook, Skypes with family members, plays games like Hangman Word and Word Mix Lite, takes “selfies” and has more in her Dropbox than an 18-year-old. That’s not so unusual in...

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  • The children’s room houses a collection of books, toys, games, clothing and baby shoes from the late 1800s, many of them donated by the earliest settlers.
    Emily L. Knapp Museum

    At the Emily L. Knapp Museum: Putting order to an extensive local history collection. A community invested in organizing, cleaning, and filing to revive Brockport’s showcase of historic treasures At the top of a long stairway in the...

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    Low Bridge, High Water celebration includes a week of events

    Brockport is preparing for its second annual Low Bridge, High Water celebration April 29 through May 4 and Mayor Margaret Blackman says “there’s a full schedule of events, particularly Saturday at the canal front. There’s lots of...

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  • Erie Canal Celebration Concert May 4 in Brockport

    The Brockport Symphony Orchestra and Golden Eagle String Band will present their “Erie Canal Celebration Concert” on Sunday, May 4 at 4 p.m. in the Seymour College Union Ballroom, Residence Drive on The College at Brockport campus. There...

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  • Spencerport Lions present award

    Spencerport Lions Club President Chuck Hare presents Ginny Swarthout with the Robert J. Uplinger Distinguished Service Award in recognition of her many years of dedication to the Spencerport community, truly making Spencerport “Someplace Special.” Swarthout has chaired...

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  • Former Arts Festival Chair Pat Baker honored

    BISCO members (l-r) President-elect and 2014 Festival Chair Art Appleby, President Greg Lund, Board Member Norm Knight present honoree Pat Baker (second from right) with a specially designed plaque and gift certificate to recognize her success in...

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  • Ready. Set. Hunt for eggs …

    Ogden Parks and Recreation department hosted their annual Easter Egg Hunt April 12 with the help from Spencerport Chamber of Commerce, Kiwanis Club of Spencerport and the Spencerport Rotary Club. The event brought in a huge crowd....

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  • Greece Historical Society launches 2014 Capital Campaign

    A reception was held at the Greece Historical Society, 595 Long Pond Road to kick off the 2014 Capital Campaign. Nearly 50 members, friends and volunteers showed up in support of the campaign. Between now and their June...

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