• The mural after being completely unveiled.  The narrow section below the clearance sign will be painted to blend in with the mural. K. Gabalski photo
    Brockport historic mural unveiled

    The Village of Brockport’s southern gateway is now defined by a historic mural featuring the Erie Canal. The mural, by local artist Stacey Kirby, is located on the south side of the railroad bridge which spans Route...

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  • Members of the Holley Central School Holley Hawks Trap League team pose with their coaches May 11 at the Holley Rod & Gun Club in Clarendon. K. Gabalski photo
    Holley High School forms clay target trap team

    Students say they love it, school administrators have called it very beneficial, and members of the Holley Rod & Gun Club say they are excited to bring the thrill and discipline of shooting sports to a new...

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  • Planting times

    May is here and it is time to start planting your vegetable garden, but remember, certain conditions must be present for the greatest chance of success. Once again, we have had a wide-range of spring weather conditions...

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  • Community residents in the Town of Kendall came out to the Highway Garage Saturday morning, May 6 to help fill and distribute sandbags to lakeshore residents and businesses. The town filled highway trucks with sand which was then released through a salt spreader at the back of the truck and into sandbags. Prior to Saturday’s efforts, Kendall Highway Superintendent Warren Kruger said 21,000 sandbags had been filled and distributed. About 50 people volunteered on Saturday. The National Guard was also deployed to help with sandbagging efforts. K. Gabalski photo
    High lake levels continue to pummel Ontario shoreline

    High lake levels combined with relentless rain and winds continue to eat up the local shoreline along Lake Ontario. On Friday, May 5, Assemblyman Steve Hawley, State Senator Robert Ortt, and representatives from the offices of Senator...

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  • Podiatry has recently been added to Orthopaedics and Rehab at Strong West. K. Gabalski photo
    Community residents tour newly renovated third floor at Strong West

    Community residents were welcomed to Strong West in Brockport Saturday, May 6, to get a look at the recently opened multi-specialty suite on the third floor of the former Lakeside Memorial Hospital. The space houses UR Medicine...

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    “Raise A Glass For Reading”

    This year’s “Raise A Glass For Reading” fundraiser held at the Community Free Library in Holley on Friday, April 28 was a huge success.  The annual event raises funds for the library’s Children’s Summer Reading Program and...

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  • Hannah Lopa of Spencerport was crowned Miss New York USA in January 2017. Provided photo
    Spencerport’s Hannah Lopa in Las Vegas for Miss USA

    Miss USA 2017 will be crowned in Las Vegas on May 14, and Spencerport’s Hannah Lopa – crowned Miss New York in January – will be there competing.  In fact, Hannah has been in Las Vegas this...

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  • EPA turns over ownership to Diaz Homes in Holley

    The eight empty “Diaz Homes” in the Village of Holley are now owned by the Village of Holley Development Corporation (VHDC). VHDC President Daniel Schiavone and Holley Mayor Brian Sorochty announced Tuesday, May 2, that after more...

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  • Brockport boathouse plans move forward

    Brockport Mayor Margay Blackman says plans for a boathouse in the village along the bank of the Erie Canal are moving forward now that the College at Brockport has agreed to lease land for the project on...

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  • Congressman Collins working to repeal Plan 2014

    Calling Plan 2014 an utter disaster for Lake Ontario taxpayers and communities, Congressman Chris Collins this week assured local officials and Lake Ontario home- owners that he will work with the Trump Administration to reform the International...

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