• Dylan C. Brown

    Brockport – Unexpectedly on 1/24/19 at age 26. Survived by his parents, Raymond and Denise; 2 brothers, Ian (Wendy) and Tristan (Katie); 6 nieces and 2 nephews. Friends may call Thursday 4-7 at Fowler Funeral Home Inc.,...

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  • Betty J. Rodas

    Hamlin – Peacefully on January 25, 2019 at age 86. Predeceased by her husband, Robert Rodas. Survived by her daughters, Bonnie (Dwight) Diltz & JoAnne Hanshaw (Rick Moore); grandchildren, Wendy (Robert) Camerata, Marcy (Mark) Jock, Chad (Katie)...

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  • Marion S Wells

    Greece – On January 25, 2019 at age 98. Predeceased by her husband, James P. Wells; her brothers, Leon, Robert & David Smith; and sisters, Charlotte Hintz, Leona Mainwaring & Dorothy Mensing. She is survived by several...

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  • Kiwanis Cartons
    Kiwanis Club of Spencerport donates funds to Cartons for Christmas

    The Kiwanis Club of Spencerport heard about the Cartons for Christmas effort in Spencerport at a recent meeting. Chairing the Cartons for Christmas effort are Glenn and Maureen Granger, former President and First Lady of the Kiwanis...

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  • Foodlink Mobile Pantry returns to Brockport

    Brockport Central School District will host its next Foodlink Mobile Pantry on Friday, February 1. Food will be set up in the Brockport High School cafeteria from 4:30 to 6 p.m. The Foodlink Mobile Pantry provides food...

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  • Sweden Town Board opposes elimination of AIM funding

    The Sweden Town Board has written to Governor Cuomo and its state representatives to oppose the elimination of Aid to Municipalities Funding (AIM). The Town of Sweden relies upon AIM funding to provide services to seniors and...

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  • This photo was taken in the High Street Cemetery at the gravestone marking both graves of the Barrier sisters: Ella D. Barrier 1852-1945; Fannie B. Williams 1855-1944. Two gravestones to the left mark the graves of their parents. Back row (l-r): Robert LeSuer, PhD, Chemistry Dept, The College; Rozenn Bailleul-LeSuer, PhD., Historian, WMHS; Julie Pruss, Assistant to the President, The College; Heidi Mcpherson, PhD., President, The College; Pastor Dan Brockway, First Baptist Church of Brockport; Cory Albrecht, sophomore at the University of Massachusetts at Lowell; Christopher Albrecht, teacher and Program Coordinator, Brockport Hill School; Gordon “Gordy” Fox, President, WMHS. Front row (l-r): Sadie Contrera, sixth grade; Katie Contrera, mom; Genni Contrera, fifth grade; Susan Hasenauer, Assistant to Superintendent for Elementary Instruction, Brockport School District. Photo by Dianne Hickerson
    Honoring Fannie Barrier Williams, Brockport’s civil rights leader

    A graveside tribute at High Street Cemetery On a cold and windy January 17, fourteen people gathered around the grave of Fannie Barrier Williams in Brockport’s High Street Cemetery to pay tribute to the life of the civil rights leader. There was a...

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  • Hilton’s first settler remembered for his generosity

    by David Crumb Hilton Parma Historian Every village and town in Western New York has their first settler or the person or family who historically is reputed to have had the distinction of being first to stake...

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  • Local artist featured in 2019 calendar

    Art is a powerful medium of expression. Particularly for the aging, it can present an opportunity to open up to outsiders what may be a lifetime of inspirational images never before shared. Julia Gibbs, a resident at...

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  • Millennial Spotlight – Margaret Stewart

    by Shelby Toth Having to move from place to place isn’t new to Margaret Stewart. She began her life in South Carolina, before relocating to Spencerport about 10 years ago, where she was quickly able to find...

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