• Students participating in the Disrupting Poverty simulation. Photo courtesy of GCC.
    Poverty simulation teaches life lessons at GCC

    Employment rates, government benefit program statistics, healthcare costs and starvation statistics are everywhere. While more than 14 percent of the population in New York State is living in poverty, the Global Education Committee (GEC) at Genesee Community...

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  • Future Roberts Wesleyan Redhawk Jennifer Zambuto (l) and University of Buffalo Bull Ty Raines (r) look forward to exciting college careers in sport
    C-C athletes commit to University of Buffalo and Roberts Wesleyan College

    Churchville-Chili Saints fans filled the auditorium on November 14 as seniors Ty Raines and Jennifer Zambuto prepared to sign national letters of intent to pursue their athletic talents at the college level. Raines has signed with the...

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    Hilton alum serves in Philippine Sea aboard USS Spruance

    Sonar Technician (Surface) 3rd Class Chelsea Armour-Miller, of Rochester, a 2011 graduate of Hilton High School, stands watch as the phone talker while the multifunction towed array (MFTA) is retrieved aboard the Arleigh Burke-class guided-missile destroyer USS...

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    The Dady Brothers to perform in Spencerport

    A Holiday Celtic Concert featuring The Dady Brothers will be held on Saturday, December 8, 6:30 p.m. at Spencerport High School. Other performers include High School Jazz Combo, the Percussion Band and Dancers from Goodwin Academy of...

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  • Shadowbox with mementos from the Gionta vs. Gionta game when Brian played for the Montreal Canadiens and his younger brother Stephen Gionta played for the New Jersey Devils. The game was played on December 2, 2010. Final score Montreal 5, New Jersey 1. Photo by Karen Fien
    Brian Gionta, on and off the ice

    by Barbara Burke and Karen Fien Growing up in Greece, New York, Brian Gionta started playing hockey at a young age. “With three boys in the family my mom was looking for ways to keep us busy...

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  • Rick Merritt shares stories and activities around an indoor “campfire.”
    B-B fourth graders celebrate Haudenosaunee Day

    On Thursday, November 8, the Byron-Bergen Elementary School fourth grade classes celebrated the Fourth Annual Haudenosaunee Day. This day came at the end of their English Language Arts (ELA) and Social Studies units based on the Iroquois...

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  • Merton Williams seventh graders spoke about Veterans’ Day at the annual Hilton Veterans’ Day Ceremony. Shown are: (front, l-r) Emily Feisel, Avery Taddeo and Natalie Hoyt; (back) Austin DeLorme, Giana Mastin and Skylar French.
    Hilton students honor area veterans

    Merton Williams Middle School students, and elementary students from Quest and Village Schools, along with local veterans, participated in a moving ceremony on November 9 to honor those who have served our country. Merton Williams Middle School...

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    2018 Fall College Sports Honors

    •Brockport High grad Tom Reynolds was named First Team All-Conference in men’s soccer for the second consecutive year. The Keuka College senior defender again started all 14 games and scored the first two goals of his collegiate...

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    Martha Street bridge in Spencerport will undergo repairs over winter months

    The Martha Street bridge in Spencerport will undergo repairs over the winter months in preparation for the year-long closing of the Route 259 lift bridge which is slated to begin in July 2019. Photo by Ray Kuntz...

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  • Ducks are launched into the Canal for the start of the 2018 Duck Derby. Provided photo
    Volunteers needed for the Brockport Arts Festival

    The year was 1995.  A group of Brockport community and business people came together with the idea to create a community event to attract visitors to the Village of Brockport.  Ralph Parmelee is one of those folks...

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