• Cyclists by the Main Street Lift Bridge in historic Brockport, Monday, July 14.
    Brockport hosts New York bike tours

    July in Brockport means the bike tours are coming. 535 bikers arrived in Brockport on Monday, July 14. This was stage two, Medina to Pittsford, of Parks and Trails New York’s 16th Annual 400 miles bicycle tour...

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    Child Safety Fair coming to Hamlin Beach State Park

    Hamlin Beach State Park will host a child safety fair on Saturday, August 2 from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. in area #2 near the Park Office. The event is designed to provide tools and safety information...

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  • The Quiet Garden in Middlebury, Indiana is designed in a “bow tie” pattern created with wax begonias and marigolds.
    Flowers form quilt patterns in unique garden displays

    My family and I recently returned from our annual summer road trip to the mid-west to visit family and friends.  We have less than one week – so most of our time is spent visiting with loved...

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  • Tyler Ranke at the New Balance Nationals with his coach, Jeff Merkel.
    Hilton 2014 graduate places third at New Balance Nationals

    Tyler Ranke walked across the stage on June 28, but it’s running that the Hilton graduate is now known for. The young athlete capped off his senior year with a state championship in the 3000-meter steeplechase with...

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  • Meghan Johnson competed in the 2014 World Irish Dancing Championships in London.
    Byron-Bergen dancer competes in London

    Byron-Bergen High School junior Meghan Johnson has been doing something she loves for the past 10 years – Irish Dancing. It all started after she attended an Irish Dance workshop at a ballet studio and was hooked...

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    Making summer music

    Generation Cool’s fifth Cool Kids presentation this summer, Mama Earth’s Kitchen Band Show, was a huge hit with youngsters on July 11. Sagawa Park in Brockport was filled with children and adults who came to listen, dance,...

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    NORA members oppose lake level plan

    Members of the Niagara-Orleans Regional Alliance (NORA) planned to meet Thursday, July 10, with officials from the U.S. State Department in Washington, D.C. regarding their strong opposition to a new plan that will regulate Lake Ontario water...

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    Unity Hospital awards nursing scholarships

    Unity Hospital’s Nursing Scholarship Program awarded eight $1,000 scholarships to local high school seniors. Unity awarded scholarships to the following students: Jonah Matula, Hilton High School; Katie Paolucci, Churchville-Chili High School; Yolimar Roman, All City High School;...

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  • Cody Sands receives his trophy from Coach Steve Noyes.
    Westside Challenger Baseball closes out its 4th season with Award Ceremony and Picnic

    Another season came to an end on Saturday, July 12 for the Westside Challenger Baseball program. After the final game, each player was recognized and presented a Champions Trophy for their outstanding play and sportsmanship this season....

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  • Holley officials are applying for a grant that would help this historic structure in the middle of the village achieve landmark status. File photo
    Being Old School in Holley means something special

    by Leisa Wood Strabel Holley Class of 1980 Generally, if you say you’re “old school” it means you appreciate the way things used to be. You like hand-written thank you notes and the use of sir and...

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