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    Awards Program Honors Local Hockey Players

    Tyler Putnam Foundation Supports Youth Hockey Dreams Tyler  Putnam’s  dream  was  to  play  for  his  high  school  hockey  team,  junior  hockey, Division I hockey and ultimately professional hockey. Tyler was able to realize two of those dreams,...

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  • Newly-recognized Eagle Scout Luke Hollenbeck with parents, Kevin and Christine Hollenbeck. Provided photo
    BBHS student earns Eagle rank

    Byron-Bergen High School student Luke Hollenbeck has earned the highest rank in Boy Scouts: “Eagle.” Hollenbeck is a member of Bergen Scout Troop 6031 of the Seneca District, Iroquois Trail Council, whose sponsoring organization is the Bergen...

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  • Gathered at Beikirch Care Center are:  Charlie Diehl (center), his mother Mary at his right, and Ann Marie Houseman, director of social work. Mary holds a photo of the family including Kevin Diehl, Charlie’s father. The table displays a sampling of gifts Charlie and his mom are giving to the residents.
Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    Charlie Diehl makes thoughtful gifts to Beikirch Care Center residents

    Charlie Diehl is a very special ten-year-old. He has a captivating smile, a keen wit, appreciates his parents and family roots, and is sensitive to the needs of others. With all these qualities going for him, Charlie...

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    Outreach sewing program, Dress a Girl Around the World, begins at The Center

    Dress a Girl around the World, a new program at The Center on 133 State Street, Brockport is scheduled for the fourth Thursday of each month from 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. (come anytime for as long...

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    Let’s Go Fishing! Youth Derby at Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge June 6

    To celebrate National Fishing and Boating Week, Iroquois National Wildlife Refuge is hosting its 24th Annual Youth Fishing Derby, on Saturday, June 6. The event will be held at Ringneck Overlook, on Oak Orchard Ridge Road. On...

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  • Churchville-Chili art teacher Jon Woodard celebrates his title of Teacher of the Year with NHS officers Nicole Tucker and Joe Gutberlet. (Officers not shown: Sunny Krupnicki and Katy Flynn). Provided photo
    Jon Woodard named Churchville-Chili NHS Teacher of the Year

    Student members of Churchville-Chili High School’s National Honor Society (NHS) selected art teacher Jonathan Woodard as Teacher of the Year for 2014-2015. Woodard is a committed teacher; passionate about sharing his love of art with his students....

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    Save the date for Churchville-Chili’s 2015 Community Music Fest June 7

    For almost 20 years, families in the Churchville-Chili community have been coming together to enjoy the Community Music Fest, a one-day celebration of great performances from C-CCSD school music ensembles of all ages, combined with special guest...

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  • A grouping of springtime flower arrangements.
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    Local flower show coming in July

    If you love flowers like I do, you’ll want to know about a first-time flower show planned locally for this July. Orleans County Cornell Cooperative Extension’s Master Gardener Program and 4-H Youth Development are sponsoring a flower...

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    Hamlin Recreation recognized

    The Town of Hamlin Recreation Department received the Multimedia Award for their Facebook page, “Town of Hamlin Recreation,” and the Special Event Award for their Schools of Screams” by the New York State Recreation and Park Society...

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  • Journey Home, located at 994 Long Pond Road, offers end-of-life care. Provided photo
    Journey Home marks 16th year in comfort care

    Greece home has been providing end-of-life and support to the dying and their families Sixteen years ago this month, the doors to an unassuming ranch home at the corner of Long Pond Road and Vintage Lane in...

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