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    Grand Opening of the Emily L. Knapp Museum on July 5

    The Emily L. Knapp Museum at 49 State Street in Brockport has been revitalized by a team of volunteers recently completing their work over 18 months. The collection has been sorted and arranged, documents filed away, and...

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  • Hilton High School in 1914.
    115 Years of Hilton High School graduations

    by David Crumb Village of Hilton Historian While reviewing some old documents, the Fifteenth Anniversary Exercises of the Hilton High School, June 1914 surfaced. It occurred to me that this June 2014 would be the 115th Hilton...

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  • The Honor Guard and members of the Gates Police Keystone Club march along the paths of a local golf course as part of the opening ceremonies of a fundraiser for fallen emergency personnel. Firefighters from across Monroe County and the northeast region gathered for a two-day tournament to pay tribute to the fallen heroes from New York State, raise funds for the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation, play some golf and enjoy the brotherhood that fighting fires fosters, according to organizers.
    Firefighters host Rochester area NFFF Golf Tournament

    Firefighters from across Monroe County and the northeast region gathered over the two day tournament at Deerfield Country Club to pay tribute to the fallen heroes from New York State, raise funds for the National Fallen Firefighters...

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  • Spen Canal Days Car Show Comm 2014
    Spencerport Canal Days Car Committee prepares for July 26 event

    The Spencerport Canal Days Car Show will this year move to the Ferris Goodridge American Legion Post #330 on Trimmer Road, a change from the Pineway Ponds Park location. Canal Days shuttle buses will be available to...

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  • Come back to Brockport for Olde Home Weekend

    All former Brockporters are encouraged to return to their former place of  residence July 4th weekend to help the Town of Sweden celebrate its Bicentennial during Olde Home Weekend, Thursday, July 3 through Sunday, July 6. “We...

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  • Entries invited for Hilton Fire Department Kiddie King and Queen Contest

    In conjunction with their 2014 Firemen’s Carnival, July 23 through 26, the Hilton Fire Department is sponsoring the annual contest to select a Kiddie King and Queen. Any boy or girl, ages 6 to 10, residing in...

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  • Visiting author Matthew McElligott gets up close and personal with first-grader Ruger Starowitz, one of his fans at Byron-Bergen Elementary School.
    Author explores the creative process with B-B Elementary students

    Even a simple, every-day occurrence, like enjoying a birthday cake with friends, can spark a creative idea and fuel imagination. A highly-engaged audience of young readers at Byron-Bergen Elementary School listened as author and illustrator Matthew McElligott...

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  • Sweden reduces Senior Center hours Residents address board at meeting

    Sweden Town officials say they will work this summer to make a good decision regarding the Sweden Senior Center. As of June 30, the center will close at 1 p.m. on weekdays instead of the regular 4...

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  • Brockport Lions Club installs officers

    The Brockport Lions Club held their annual dinner for the installation of officers June 18 at Salmon Creek Country Club. As part of the evening program, the Lions inducted two new members, John and Jackie Carey. Officiating...

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  • Social studies teacher Nicholas Muhlenkamp, 2014 winner of the Byron-Bergen Golden Bee Award for exemplary standards in teaching.
    Byron-Bergen teacher Nicholas Muhlenkamp honored with Golden Bee Award

    Every year, the Byron-Bergen Student Council selects a teacher at the Jr./Sr. High School who goes above and beyond – in distinguished classroom practice, professionalism and collegiality, and in setting high standards for themselves and for their...

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