• Spencerport Board of Education unanimous in approval of Urban-Suburban program participation

    The Spencerport School Board’s unanimous decision Tuesday, February 24 to join the Urban-Suburban program was met with the same mix of emotion that    characterized debate over the controversial issue during the past several months. Some in the...

    • Posted 1 day ago
    • 0
  • Gardening
    Take a class – “Catch the Gardening Bug” series begins March 25

    Genesee County Master Gardeners will be offering their popular Coffee and Dessert Series this spring. A variety of gardening topics taught by Master Gardeners along with coffee, tea and desserts are planned. •March 25 – “Late Blight in...

    • Posted 1 day ago
    • 0
  • Parma studies solar possibilities

    On a cold, dark evening in early February, members of the Parma Town Board learned more about how the sun can help the town cut energy costs. Chad Laurent, senior consultant and general counsel for NY-Sun PV...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • March Madness returns to Churchville-Chili

    A type of “March Madness” will return as the 17th annual basketball game between the Churchville-Chili LEO Club and the Churchville Lions Club is scheduled for Sunday, March 1. Game time is 1 p.m. at the Churchville...

    • Posted 1 week ago
    • 0
  • stk115673rke
    “Garden Talk” focuses on new plants for 2015

    Genesee County Master Gardeners offer a lunchtime garden series called “Garden Talk.” On the first Tuesday of each month from 12:15 to 12:45 p.m., Master Garrdeners hold an informational workshop focusing on a specific gardening topic. Attendees...

    • Posted 2 weeks ago
    • 0
  • Be a creative part of the Hilton Apple Fest tradition

    Maintaining a community tradition of creativity, the Hilton Apple Fest is holding a contest to select the logo for its 35th anniversary. This year’s winning logo will be embroidered, painted, and affixed to navy blue colored hoodies, sweatshirts, t-shirts...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
    • 0
  • adult students
    New High School Equivalency test available

    Adults who have not graduated from high school or obtained an equivalency diploma may now take The Test Assessing Secondary Completion™ (TASC™). As of January 2014, it replaces the General Educational Development (GED®) assessment in New York...

    • Posted 3 weeks ago
    • 0
  • GCC offers tax filing help

    Free tax preparation help is offered for the 6th year by Genesee Community College. Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program and the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) offers walk-in sessions at GCC’s Batavia Campus as noted below or...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • Applications for Preservation League’s Signature Grant Programs due by April 13

    Applications are available to eligible municipalities and not-for-profit organizations to compete for Preserve New York and Technical Assistance Grants (TAG), the signature grant programs of the Preservation League of New York State and the New York State...

    • Posted 4 weeks ago
    • 0
  • Sweden Town Park outdoor ice rink is open

    The sustained cold weather has finally frozen the outdoor ice rink at Sweden Town Park, Redman Road. The 100’ by 300’ rink is open as weather permits and during daylight hours. The Park staff keeps the ice...

    • Posted 1 month ago
    • 0