• Road closes on Route 36 in Ogden

    Beginning Thursday, May 25, through late November, a short section of Route 36 (Washington Street) will be closed to traffic between Route 531 and Colby Street in the Town of Ogden, Monroe County. This closure prohibits access...

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  • State grants $10 million fund to repair water infrastructure, roads, floodwalls along Lake Ontario shoreline

    Assemblyman Steve Hawley has announced that $10 million in state funds is now available to help residents and municipalities rebuild and repair after the devastation caused by widespread flooding along the Lake Ontario shoreline in recent weeks....

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  • Riga Highway Superintendent David Smith and Paul Chatfield stand with students from the RIT Capstone Project. Provided photo
    Local municipalities work with RIT students to find solutions to engineering issues

    Local leaders are praising a class of fifth-year civil engineering students at the Rochester Institute of Technology which provides the students with real-world experience and municipalities and private companies with possible solutions to engineering related issues. Paul...

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  • Brockport Wegmans manager, Frank Miceli, Mayor Margay Blackman, village officials, Wegmans staff, neighbors, and volunteers at the ribbon cutting for the Grand Opening of South Avenue Park playground. Provided photo
    Village holds grand opening of South Avenue Park Playground

    Wegmans Food Markets $20,000 donation makes it a reality The South Avenue Park in the Village of Brockport, known for its legendary copper beech tree and once the site of the Dailey homestead, now has even more...

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  • Brownies anyone?

    Lake Ontario is the best place in the country to catch big brown trout. Western New York fishermen have a good chance to catch a trophy brown trout right here on our swollen shorelines of the big...

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  • Discover the secrets of a dry-build stone wall

    On Saturday, June 17, the Colby-Pulver House will be the site of a “dry stone build” class from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. with Dan Pearl, a dry stone craftsman. Mr. Pearl worked with experts from England...

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  • Friends of Hamlin Public Library seek donations for book sale

    The Friends of the Hamlin Public Library will have a book sale at the Hamlin Public Library, 1680 Lake Road on Thursday, June 8 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Friday, June 9 from 10 a.m. to...

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  • Understanding the meaning of the poppy

    “Today I saw a man selling poppies stop a lady and asked if he could reposition her poppy. While doing so he told that lady she should wear the poppy on the right side; the red represents...

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  • Juliana Charbonneau from Jen Robert’s sixth grade class at Northwood Elementary School shows off her guitar skills in a coffeehouse style performance. Provided photo
    Northwood sixth graders learn guitar, perform “coffeehouse” style

    The coffee was brewing in the “A” cafeteria at Northwood Elementary School when family members gathered to hear sixth grade students play guitar and sing. Music teacher Kim Rudd arranged the “coffeehouse” style performance so that students...

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  • Neighbors extend thanks to all volunteers, friends and families

    Neighbors on West Beach Road put up this “thank you” sign for the Parma Highway Department who delivered sandbags and other supplies to help residents along the shoreline. They extend their thanks to all the volunteers, friends...

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