• BusinessFocus102614
    2014 Fall Business Focus

    Putting the Focus on LOCAL Businesses! Click Here to view entire Special Section

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  • Staff Sergeant Nicholas Reid’s family are joined by Rep. Louise Slaughter at dedication ceremonies October 18. From left his sister, Susan; Louise Slaughter, his parents, Dorothy and Ken. Photograph by Rick Nicholson.
    Post Office dedication honors fallen Brockport soldier

    While the Brockport community continues to mourn the loss of Staff Sgt. Nicholas J. Reid, it also continues to honor his sacrifice and ensure that he will be remembered in the place that was home. The Brockport...

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  • Recycle
    America Recycles Day Nov. 15 – Kendall has new textile drop off site

    November 15 has been designated America Recycles Day. This year, the New York State recycling organization is organizing the first statewide Clothing and Textile collection day. Social Lodge #713 is sponsoring a clothing drop off shed as...

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  • New Village Court Justice Clerks Take Oath

    The two newly hired Village Court Justice Clerks were sworn into office at the October 20 Brockport Village Board meeting. Village Justice William G. Andrews, Jr. administered the oath to clerk Lynette C. Lemcke and Village Justice...

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  • Brockport Trustee Carol Hannan resigns

    Brockport Village trustees accepted with great regret the resignation of  Carol Hannan during their regular meeting October 20. Trustee Hannan unexpectedly submitted her letter of resignation to the village October 14, stating only that she was resigning...

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  • Clarkson’s Brook Field incentive zoning voted down

    It appears the Brook Field mixed-use development project proposed for the southwest corner of Routes 104 (Ridge Road) and 260 (Sweden Walker Road) in the Town of Clarkson will not move forward. In a split vote, members...

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  • Holley receives grant for High School preservation

    The “old” High School in the Village of Holley is getting some new help in the effort to restore and revitalize the deteriorating structure which is a prominent feature of the village’s business and historic district. The...

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  • Two on ballot for Clarkson Town Board seat

    Jackie Smith was born and raised in the community, and is a graduate of Brockport High School ’89. She was appointed to the Town Board last February. She and her husband, Kevin, have three children and she has...

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  • Two seek election to Hamlin town board seat

    Roberta A. Fey moved to Hamlin 14 years ago with her husband and grandson. “We chose to live in Hamlin because we wanted to raise our grandson in a safe, rural atmosphere where people are friendly,” Fey...

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  • October 2014. Erie Canal in Spencerport. Photograph by Kathy Eichorn.
    NYS Barge Canal listed on the National Register of Historic Places

    The National Park Service has listed the New York State Barge Canal on the National Register of Historic Places. The designation recognizes the New York State Canal System as a nationally significant work of early 20th century...

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