• Brockport Village Trustee Annie Crane (l) and Village Clerk Leslie Morelli (r) celebrate outside the village offices Tuesday, May 24 after Morelli announced the results of the dissolution vote.  Many in the crowd who had gathered to hear the results greeted the defeat of the proposition with cheers. K. Gabalski photo
    Brockport voters decide to keep village government

    Brockport Mayor Margaret Blackman says she and other Village Board members are looking forward to getting back to work now that voters have rejected a proposition that would have dissolved the village government. “We were optimistic that...

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  • Michelle Johnson, Extra Mile Award Committee Chair (left); Linda Kent, Extra Mile Award winner; and Eric Peters, Town of Hamlin Supervisor (right). Provided photo
    Town of Hamlin presents Extra Mile Award

    Linda Kent received the “Extra Mile Award” for her tireless dedication serving the Town of Hamlin as the Director for Life Solutions; a volunteer position. Under Linda’s direction, Life Solutions provides Thanksgiving dinners to needy families and...

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  • Nolan lets the Over The Edge crew and volunteers know that he is ready to rappel down the First Federal Plaza Building. Provided Photo by Kodak Alaris
    Twenty-one Stories for Scouts descends on Rochester for 7th year

    Seneca Waterways Council Boy Scouts of America held their 7th annual 21 Stories For Scouts rappelling event on Friday, May 13 in downtown Rochester. The event took place at the First Federal Plaza Building with dozens of...

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    Rangers reach number one in Class B

    Spencerport’s girls’ lacrosse team scored the first four goals of the game and came out of halftime with three more unanswered tallies in an 8-5 win over Webster Schroeder in the final game of the regular season....

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  • Lori Skoog - local gardener/grower extraordinaire - harvests rhubarb at Skoog Farm in the town of Sweden in a photo taken during the 2015 harvest.  Lori makes scrumptious pies with her lovely tart leaf stalks. K. Gabalski photo
    Get ready for rhubarb season

    I love fruit and sometimes I like to think of my garden as a pie garden. I have raspberries, grapes, apples, cherries, currants, and – even though it’s really considered a vegetable – rhubarb, which I love...

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  • The College at Brockport President Heidi Macpherson, Hill School fourth graders Javier Benzan, Kylie Ryan, Mackenzie Monnier, Alexandra Mofardin and Hadeel Amireh and Mayor Margay Blackman. Provided photo
    Brockport’s annual tree planting celebrates Arbor Day

    The Village of Brockport’s 10th annual Arbor Day planting was held May 6 on the South Avenue Extension,  marking the second year of a three-year project to plant a total of 60 Winter King Hawthorns along the...

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  • An intricate beaded creation by Sarah Terry of Hamlin. K. Gabalski photo
    Bead & Jewelry Guild finds a home in Spencerport

    They admit they are addicted:  members of the Upstate New York Glass Bead & Jewelry Guild say they can’t get enough of their craft, which includes beads, jewelry making and more. The Guild currently meets monthly at...

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    “Portraits from our Past”

    Leading area muralist Rick Muto installed his creation “Portraits from our Past” during the Low Bridge High Water celebration in Brockport May 13. The mural, located on the wooden wall on the west side of Sagawa Park,...

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    Ranger Robotics part of winning alliance at World championships

    Congratulations to the Spencerport Ranger Robotics, Team 3015, which competed as a member of the winning alliance of the Tesla division in the First Robotics world championships in St. Louis April 29 and 30. Spencerport Ranger Robotics...

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  • American Legion Boys and Girls State representatives from Byron-Bergen include (front) Russell Cunningham. Back (l-r) Alexandria Loewke, Colin Noeth, Brandon Burke and Ryan Richardson. Provided photo
    Byron-Bergen Boys and Girls State representatives named

    The Bergen American Legion and Ladies Auxiliary recently announced the Byron-Bergen School representatives who will be attending Empire Girls State and Boys State this summer. Alexandria Loewke, daughter of Tim and Amanda Loewke, will be representing Byron-Bergen...

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