• Men in the production room at the Heinz plant. Frank Pickett stands front left.
    History of the Heinz Plant

    A young boy once asked what the great old stone building near his school in Hilton was.  He said he had heard it was a fortress that the Hilton people had used 200 years ago when the...

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    Knights of Columbus “Stuff the Bus”

    Members of the Knights of Columbus, Council 9461, including Mike Strusienski, John Niziurski Jr., Mayor Joe Lee, Neil Combs, Dave Tresohlavy and Grand Knight Carm Carmestro hold bags of foodstuffs donated by customers of the Hilton TOPS...

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  • Senior Aaron Ennis and freshman Tyler Davies were crowned the Cardboard Boat Race champions.
    Brockport High School competes in Cardboard Boat Race

    There was standing room only in the Brockport High School pool area during the annual Cardboard Boat Race held on February 10. Hundreds of students gathered to cheer on their fellow classmates as they took to the...

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  • Bare branches and dormant shrubs and trees mean now is a great time for garden pruning chores.
    Winter Pruning

    Late winter is prime time for pruning around your yard and garden, particularly if your shrubs and trees need rejuvenating. Yes, if you have spring-flowering shrubs, pruning now will reduce flowering, but if the structural effect of...

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  • Bernard’s Grove Chef Tom Miller gives Logan Kibby an opportunity to sauté vegetables, while Caleb Casey and Sarab Alsafadi wait their turn. The visit was part of the students’ Family and Consumer Science class at Merton Williams Middle School in Hilton.
    Bernard’s Grove provides donation and cooking lesson to Hilton class

    Students in Jamie Melos’ class at Merton Williams Middle School recently had a cooking lesson courtesy of Bernard’s Grove, a restaurant in Greece. Chef Tom Miller and Shannon Bernard, who co-owns the restaurant with her husband, visited...

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    Saints advance, Young wins 100th

    The line of Connor Quinn centering brother Spencer and Brandon Clark accounted for five goals and ten points as Churchville-Chili defeated the Genesee Ice Devils 6-4 in the Section V high school hockey play-in round. Connor Quinn...

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  • Homesteads for Hope sign. Photo by Maggie Fitzgibbon.
    Homesteads for Hope

    Hope for a life and a new beginning Jennyrae Brongo has a vision to help others. This young woman is determined to make her vision become a reality. Six years ago, Jennyrae and her mom Luann had...

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    Lions Stuff the Trailer

    The Brockport Lions Club held their annual Stuff the Trailer event Sunday, January 29 to benefit The Brockport Food Shelf. Many volunteers and those dropping off donations enjoyed chili and hot chocolate with the Lions Club. Afterwards,...

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    DECA Club receives check

    The DECA Club of Spencerport High School received a check at the annual Awards Banquet for the Spencerport Area Chamber of Commerce which was DECA’s share of the proceeds of the Chamber of Commerce golf tournament held...

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  • Churchville-Chili seniors headed to bright careers in college sports (l-r):  Ilia Bagley, Rian McMullen, Skylar Burlee, Marko Mitrevski and Laura Freeman.
    Churchville-Chili athletes sign commitments for college

    Five of Churchville-Chili High School’s most outstanding athletes recently signed National Letters of Intent or letters of commitment for their chosen colleges. Laura Freeman, who has played varsity tennis at Churchville-Chili since eighth grade, has signed a...

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