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    Valentines Walk in the Woods

    Chickadee Walk Saturday, February 13, 2016  • 9:00 a.m. Join Joni & Jon Dubner for a Valentines Walk in the woods, no more than 2 hours in Mendon Ponds Park. Come get up close and personal with...

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    Spencerport Chamber holds awards dinner

    The Spencerport Area Chamber of Commerce held its annual awards dinner on January 29 at the Plantation Party House. Those receiving awards included: (l to r) Ron Hartfiel, of Hartfiel’s hometown Garage, who won the Joyce A....

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  • The Second Annual Handwriting Contest winners present at the Clarkson Academy awards ceremony included: Seated (l-r) - First place winners Emma Lenhard (grades 4-5) and Carlie Kirkwood (grades 6-8). Standing (l-r) - Louie Conte, second place (grades 4-5); Aubrey Hammill, third place (grades 4-5); Christina Bishop, second place (grades 6-8); and Madison Marsh, second place (grades 9-10). Missing from photo are Jacey Donahue, Kennedy Jones and Dakota Thompson. Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    Handwriting contest winners honored at Clarkson Academy

    The Clarkson Historical Society held their Second Annual Handwriting Contest awards ceremony in the Clarkson Academy on Saturday, January 23. The event was part of the nation-wide “Campaign for Cursive” sponsored by the American Handwriting Analysis Foundation,...

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  • Ray Duncan relaxes in the Seymour Library.  He recently retired from 13 years as chairman of the Walk Bike Brockport Action Committee.  Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    Ray Duncan steps down as chairman of Walk! Bike! Brockport! Action Group

    A milestone in the productive history of a citizens’ organization   The Walk! Bike! Brockport! Action Group (WBB) chairman, Ray Duncan, always signed off emails to the group with, “Your humble servant.”  His January 26 email with...

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  • Monroe 2-Orleans BOCES student works on constructing a warm and stable dog house to help shelter the four-legged community. Provided photo
    Students build houses for dogs in need

    Students at Monroe2-Orleans BOCES in Spencerport used their skills to give back to the local four-legged community. The students, under the direction of carpentry instructor Pete Sharpe, have partnered with the Craig A. Goodrich Dog Shelter in...

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  • Kendall Girls’ Varsity Basketball team with staff members that were recognized. Provided photo
    Kendall Girls’ Varsity basketball players recognize staff at annual event

    On January 11, the Kendall Girls’ Varsity Basketball team recognized a number of individuals that have made a difference in their lives in the classroom, on the court or with personal struggles. Members of the Kendall Central...

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  • Danielle Jewell-Wolf with her family, acting Hill Principal Brandon Broughton and Monroe County Volunteer Firemen’s Association directors Mike Lapinksi and Alan Way. Provided photo
    BCSD students win fire prevention essay contest

    Two Brockport Central School District students received a special visit from the Monroe County Volunteer Firemen’s Association on February 2. Association directors and contest committee co-chairs Alan Way and Mike Lapinksi stopped into the classrooms of seventh-grader...

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    Fun Field Trips

    Owl Prowl at Crowfields Saturday, February 20, 2016 • 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. 2488 Arcadia Zurich Norris Rd. in Newark, NY. Parking will be along the street. Come join GVAS and Genesee Land Trust for a...

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    Tax Class

    During a recent class at the Greece Community Center, John Lacek instructed 35 volunteers in the New York State new tax laws for the 2015 tax filing season. Volunteers are preparing to do up to 1,800 tax...

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  • Looking east along Ridge Road approaching the Sweden Walker Road intersection in Clarkson. Two new proposed developments for the south side of the intersection (right side of photo) recently received Incentive Zoning from the town. K. Gabalski photo
    Clarkson leaders approve Incentive Zoning for new development

    Two development projects at the intersection of Ridge Road and Sweden Walker Road in the Town of Clarkson recently received approval of Incentive Zoning by members of the Clarkson Town Board. Both the Brook Field at Clarkson...

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