• Marlene Smith gives love to Dena’s 13 puppies, born after Dena was rescued from a high-kill shelter in Ohio. Dena and her puppies have all been adopted and going to their homes October 17. Photo by Dianne Hickerson.
    Hamlin’s No-Kill Shelter

    Saved from cruel abandonment or from euthanasia, dogs at Hamlin’s no-kill shelter go to caring homes Dena was on a table in an animal shelter in Ohio about to be euthanized. Then the technicians found she was...

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  • Ralph Esposito demonstrates how to use a crystal pendulum to communicate with the paranormal.
    A lesson in the paranormal

    Have you ever seen or felt the presence of a ghost or spirit? Paranormal-themed TV shows have brought ghost hunting to the forefront of popular TV. Local ghost hunter Ralph Esposito recently gave a presentation at the...

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    On the road

    Three men are determined to bicycle across the United States in an effort to raise money for education in Honduras. On October 9, the trio stopped in Hamlin. Debbie Rath provided this photo of Brett Citrowske, Chris...

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  • The Hamlin Public Library’s official grand opening will be October 25 though patrons have already found it a community asset.
    Hamlin’s new library a dream come true for many

    It’s 11 a.m. on a Monday morning and the Hamlin Public Library is a flurry of activity: Children gather with parents and caregivers in the conference room for  programming; a steady stream of patrons come and go,...

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  • Cast members: Luke Bamburoski (Wizard of Oz), Jamal Griffin (Lion), Josh Craig (Tinman), Ben Monacelli (Scarecrow), Kathy Rubenacker (Wicked Witch), Monika Eggenberger (Dorothy) and Karen Sheffer (Glinda).
    “The Wizard of Oz” coming to Brockport HS stage

    Like so many girls her age, little Dorothy Gale of Kansas dreams of what lies over the rainbow. One day a twister hits her farm and carries her away over the rainbow to another world. Join Dorothy,...

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  • The Churchville-Chili Girls Volleyball Team: (back row, left to right): Sarah Huzyk, Melissa Prewasnicak, Olivia Lydon, Lizzy Beach, Emma Yarid, Danielle King, Gina Pellerino, Coach Cherisse Lambiase; (front row, left to right): Caterina Bencivenga, Stefanie Stefanovski, Danielle Cox, Viviana Lisboa, Alison Vannest, Taylor Russell.
    C-C Girls Volleyball take first in B-B Tourney

    The Churchville-Chili Girls Varsity Volleyball Team came in first place in the Byron Bergen Volleyball Tournament on Saturday, October 11. Named to the All-Tournament team were seniors Danielle Cox and Stefanie Stefanovski.  Senior Alison Vannest was named Tournament MVP. Other...

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    2014 Apple Fest Award Winners

    Click for a List of 2014 Apple Fest Award Winners… including Craft, Photo Contest and Apple Pie Baking Contest   Click for 2014 Auto Show Award Winners

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    Eagle Scout Project Complete

    Chris Carlson completed the community service project that he was required to fulfill in order to attain the distinction of becoming an Eagle Scout. One day later, on September 2, Chris and his family delivered two blue-gray...

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  • Elizabeth and Mary Scheda received Nurse of the Year recognitions from the March of Dimes organization.
    Two Brockport nurses earn top honors at March of Dimes Awards Gala

    Elizabeth and Mary Scheda, mother and daughter from Brockport, were honored among the most outstanding of their peers as “Nurse of the Year” during the 4th annual March of Dimes Nurse of the Year Awards Gala at...

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    Brockport Lions construct wheelchair ramp

    Betty Sietmann was having an increasingly difficult time getting in and out of her home at the County Line Trailer Park. She contacted Brockport Lion and former District Governor Greg Lund who visited Betty and assessed the...

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