• Brockport Mayor Margaret Blackman, center, speaks with New York State Canal Corporation officials during an informational meeting October 4 at the College at Brockport regarding a project that will remove vegetation along the canal embankment. Photo by Kristina Gabalski
    Canal Corporation holds informational session in Brockport

    Brockport leaders and residents had the opportunity to learn more about the New York State Canal Corporation’s vegetation management plan, which will remove trees and brush along the canal embankment in Orleans and Monroe Counties between now...

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    Paul Smith’s graduate bakes 100 pies in one night

    It may be Halle Lowry’s most unusual request since graduating from Paul Smith’s College in 2016. Lowry, a culinary major/baking minor who resides in Greece, got what she at first thought might have been a prank call....

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  • Brockport High School Drama Club’s “Curtains” cast: Row 1 - Claire Gratto, Calvin Cavagnaro, Molly Falkenstein, Shay Gauthier; row 2 - Josh Cappadonia, Morgan Costello, Nzinga Marah, James McAllister; row 3 - Emma Michels, Gavin Tremblay, Neil Czerniak IV, Jakeb Specht; row 4 - Sam Sevor, Trevon Helms, John Dowdell. Provided photo
    Brockport High School Drama Club presents “Curtains”

    Tickets are on sale now for the Brockport High School Drama Club’s 2017 fall production “Curtains.” Shows will be held in the Brockport High School auditorium November 9 through 11 at 7 p.m. and November 12 at...

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    Labs of Learning fills need for educational support

    Labs of Learning, a learning center that offers tutoring and educational programs for children of all ages, celebrated its grand opening in Spencerport on October 5. The ribbon-cutting ceremony was attended by representatives from the Spencerport Chamber...

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    Spencerport ranked top in the state

    The Spencerport Rangers girl’s varsity soccer team, No. 1 in the state and No. 16 in the latest USA Today national rankings, after their win against Churchville-Chili Thursday, October 5 during their Homecoming and Senior Night. Photo...

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    New York’s Pheasant Hunting

    October 21st is the opening of pheasant season in our area. It is not the big event that it once was in this region. If you were to jump into the Wayback Machine with Mr. Peabody and...

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  • Cutting the ribbon to Sage Pavilion (left to right): Jay Grasso, representative from Senator Ranzenhofer’s office; Trustee Emily Van Eenwyk; Trustee Kevin Donovan; Mayor Anna Marie Barclay; Gary Zawodzinski, Village of Bergen DPW Supervisor; Trustee Robert Fedele; Village Administrator/Clerk/Treasurer Cortney Gale and Trustee Vickie Almquist. Photo by Rick Nicholson
    Bergen holds ribbon-cutting for all-season pavilion

    Thanks to thoughtful foresight and lots of hard work, the Village of Bergen has successfully “up-cycled” it’s former water pump/DPW building into an attractive, welcoming all-season shelter for community use. The project was taken on to, “grow...

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  • The Little Free Library outside the Morgan-Manning House on the South Street sidewalk represents the Carriage House which is located on the grounds. The model is 33” long, 15” high and 12” deep. Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    Gordy Fox honored by historical society and the college’s alumni group

    Latest volunteer service: “Little Free Libraries” On the morning of our interview, Gordy Fox worked on the front stairs of the Morgan-Manning House on Brockport’s Main Street. Asked about the finished project, he said he replaced a rotted post. In the...

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    Residents participate in Brockport Walk to School Day

    Residents of the Brockport Central School District participate in Walk to School Day by heading to Barclay Elementary School on Wednesday, October 4. Photo by Rick Nicholson

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    Rangers trying for first repeat in program history

    Spencerport’s boys’ volleyball team has won five Section V championships, but they have never won in consecutive years. Led by four-year starter Josh Rabidoux, the Rangers defeated Churchville-Chili 25-23, 19-25, 27-25, 25-17 and are undefeated in division...

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