• The Route 259 bridge in Spencerport closed to traffic on July 9. Photo by Ray Kuntz Jr.
    Bridge rehabilitation project underway

    Construction is now underway on the $16.3 million project that will rehabilitate two of the region’s most iconic Erie Canal lift bridges, the Union Street bridge in Spencerport and the Main Street bridge in Fairport. Canal boat...

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    Hamlin Recreation seeks youth artists to assist with mural

    In early 2018, Anke Applebaum, Recreation Director for the Town of Hamlin, floated the idea to the Hamlin Town Board of having a mural painted on the west facing side of the Highway Garage building located at...

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    An Old Fashioned Fourth of July at the Morgan-Manning House

    The Brockport Community Band returns It was a bright sunny day for the annual Fourth of July at the Morgan-Manning House.  The day began at 10 a.m. with the Children’s Parade, which had about 600 people, adults and children, all decked...

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    C-C alum performs with singer Josh Groban

    Nazareth College Vocal Jazz has become a favorite of Josh Groban’s when he is touring New York State. Nazareth vocalists have sung back up for Groban six times. LaMont Haywood, a 2016 graduate of Churchville-Chili Senior High...

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  • BOCES 2 Science Teacher and Acting Director of ESP Mary Thomas (left) and BOCES 2 Science Teacher Antonietta Quinn accept the Community Support STEM Innovation Award.
    BOCES 4 Science program wins STEM awards

    The BOCES 4 Science program received the Community Support STEM Innovation Award in recognition of exemplary programs in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math from the Finger Lakes STEM Hub at an award ceremony at the Rochester Museum...

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    Town of Riga holds Grand Opening for new pickleball courts

    After the Town of Riga’s Grand Opening for their new pickleball courts, Spectrum’s “Your Morning Rochester” program with Wendy Mills came to Churchville to introduce their audience to the game of pickleball. This crew of players had...

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  • Shown (l-r) are award winners Mary Jo Orzech and Rosie Rich with outgoing president Linda Menear.
    Brockport Rotary gives awards at Annual Meeting

    Marking 50 years of service to the local community, Brockport Rotary presented several awards during its recent changeover meeting. The Rudy Smith Community Citizen of the Year Award was presented to Rosa (Rosie) LeSorte Rich. In lieu...

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    The American Civil War battles across GCV&M this July

    Songs and stories have told the tales of our nation’s bloodiest and most contentious time – The Civil War. On July 20 and 21, troops will take over Genesee Country Village & Museum’s Historic Village and bring...

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  • Students who earned the New York State Seal of Biliteracy were recognized during a World Languages Ceremony.
    Spencerport students recognized for biliteracy skills

    Forty-one students from the Spencerport High School Class of 2019 were being recognized with the New York State Seal of Biliteracy on their graduation diplomas. This designation means that students attained a high level of proficiency in...

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    Greater Rochester youth rowing program forming

    The Genesee Waterways Center is forming a rowing program for youth in grades six through 12 from anywhere in the region.  Greater Rochester Youth Rowing has evolved from 20 years of experience with local rowing, and is...

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