• Hope Avedision, holding the calf, was first prize winner at the 2013 Fall Calf Jersey breed competition. Photograph by Walter Horylev
    Four days of family fun planned for 2015 Monroe County Fair

    This year’s Monroe County Fair is set for August 6 to 9 at Northampton Park in the events area between the horse arena and the Ski Lodge, near the corner of Colby Street and Hubbell Road in...

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  • Charlie Hungerford with wife, Carolyn Hungerford (left), and daughter, Michelle Johnson (right) at the Hilton Firemen’s Carnival in the Walker Fire Department Clam Booth. The fire department presented Charlie with a bell as a gift for his 50 years of service.
    Fire service volunteer receives award

    Charlie Hungerford received an award for 50 years of service as a volunteer in the fire service. In 1964 Charlie joined the Livonia Fire Department and actively served for two years until he moved into the Walker...

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    SHS student wins Eastman School of Music honor

    The Eastman School of Music awarded Heather Haven, a Spencerport High School student, with the Eastman Award. The honor recognizes high school juniors (incoming seniors) who have contributed positively to the musical environment in their school. According...

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    Brockport’s Parrino leads Team USA to Silver Medal

    by Warren Kozireski Brockport High grad, Andy Parrino, stroked a two-out single in the bottom of the ninth inning to help Team USA overcome a 4-1 deficit and defeat Canada 6-5 in the Pan American Games baseball...

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  • Coach Charlie Hage congratulates Troy Parker on scoring.
    Westside Challenger Baseball completes fifth season

    An awards presentation and year-end picnic took place on Saturday, July 18 as Westside Challenger Baseball wrapped up its fifth season. A record 54 players participated every Saturday morning starting the end of May at Nietopski Field...

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  • Keep an eye on your tomatoes for late blight. Spray weekly with a fungicide and watch for other garden diseases and pests as we reach the height of this year’s growing season. K. Gabalski photo
    Keep an eye on those tomatoes!

    The rush of spring clean up and planting is behind us and now that summer is in full swing, it’s a time to really enjoy the beauty and bounty of your home garden and landscape. It’s also...

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  • Look for the Curbside Market van throughout areas in Monroe and surrounding counties.
    Curbside Market expands

    Dedicated to improving access to healthy and affordable foods in low income areas, Foodlink launched the third season of its popular Curbside Market. Curbside Market is a farmer’s market on wheels, traveling to places where people live...

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    A day of fun and cooling off at Ogden Spray Park

    It was the perfect day to spend at the Spray Park in Pineway Ponds in Ogden, on Monday, July 13. About 200 people couldn’t agree more, as they ran, screamed, laughed, and got wet and cool on...

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  • Hannah VanDuzee (third from left) with other members of her YWAM group in Kathmandu in front of a house where the group did fellowship with Nepali Christians. Provided photo
    Brockport HS grad returns from mission work in Nepal

    It’s been more than two months since 19-year old Hannah VanDuzee, a Brockport High School graduate, experienced first-hand the devastating earthquake that hit Nepal on April 25. Her mother, Marilyn, says Hannah returned home to Western New...

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  • Ready for a good home - Dr. William J. Buttery has just given this puppy her first check up and rabies shot so she will be ready to be adopted. Caroline Thompson, Dave Maynard’s assistant at Hamlin’s Craig A. Goodrich Dog Shelter, is holding her. Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    It’s a dog’s life in every good way

    Clarkson Veterinary Hospital is a key player in successful adoptions by Hamlin Dog Shelter “It’s a dog’s life” sheds its negative meaning if that dog has been rescued by Hamlin’s Craig A. Goodrich Dog Shelter and treated...

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