• Shown (l-r) are Butler/Till President and CEO Kimberly Jones, The College at Brockport President Dr. Heidi Macpherson, and Zweigle’s owner and CEO Julie Camardo.
    Dr. Heidi Macpherson among ATHENA Award recipients

    Greater Rochester Chamber of Commerce and its Women’s Council affiliate presented The College at Brockport, State University of New York President Dr. Heidi Macpherson with their 34th annual ATHENA International Award. Julie Camardo, Zweigle’s Owner and CEO...

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  • Andrea Perry, Chair of Souper Bowl III, in front of a poster naming the various restaurants that donated soup.
    SSAI brings community together for Souper Bowl III

    It was the place to be on a rainy Saturday, January 25. There was no need to ask, “What’s for lunch?” Dozens of people stood in line in the Sweden Clarkson Recreation Center to turn in their...

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  • Hilton NHS
    Seventy students inducted into Hilton Chapter of National Honor Society

    Parents, Board of Education members, administrators, and staff gathered on January 26 at Hilton High School to honor the induction of 70 students – 54 juniors and 16 seniors – into the Hilton Chapter of the National...

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  • Alfred State archer Jacob Patanella, center, took first place in the men’s hunter category at the Lancaster Classic in Lancaster, Pennsylvania.
    Patanella earns top honors at national archery tournament

    Select members of the Alfred State Archery Team traveled to Lancaster, PA, over the past weekend to compete in the Lancaster Classic, an internationally attended major archery event. A new component of the event was a national...

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  • Andrew Harley has committed to play hockey for SUNY Brockport next fall. Photo courtesy of easternhockeyleague.org
    Brockport’s Harley returning home to play

    After two seasons away following his high school hockey career, former Brockport Blue Devil Andrew Harley has committed to return home next fall to play his college hockey at SUNY Brockport. The 5’9”, 178 lb. forward led...

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  • Sam Cardinal
    Communicating acceptance

    Sam Maloney is a 19-year-old photographer from Greece. He has been taking photographs since he was ten years old. Sam has autism, he had a rough start to his life. He didn’t speak until he was five...

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  • Trumpeter Wayne Bergeron.
    Hilton’s Evening of Jazz set for February 14

    The Hilton School District Jazz Department and Hilton Music Boosters are presenting the 17th Annual Hilton Evening of Jazz on Friday, February 14, at 7 p.m. at Merton Williams Middle School. This year’s Evening of Jazz features...

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  • Ogden DOT mtg
    NYSDOT listen to concerns regarding traffic signal on Martha Street bridge

    On January 21, Spencerport Mayor Gary Penders, DPW Superintendent Tom West (taking photo), and Ogden Police Chief Chris Mears met with New York State Department of Transportation engineers and contractors regarding traffic signal issues on the Martha...

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  • Grandeville
    GrandeVille resident celebrates 106th birthday

    Chris Duff, a resident at GrandeVille Senior Living Community, celebrated her 106th birthday on January 15. Chris was born in Aberdeen, Scotland and loves playing the piano, as well as taking dance lessons. All the staff at...

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  • The ASSET team has developed many other science modules for classrooms at all levels, including a module addressing the effects of cigarette smoke and alcohol on living cells. Provided photo
    Cornell develops educational toolkit for testing e-cigarettes

    by Melanie Greaver Cordova To complement the wide range of information on the potential dangers of vaping, the Cornell University College of Veterinary Medicine has developed a new learning module for high school classrooms that encourages students...

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