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New Report Touts Economic Importance of Erie Canalway Trail

Parks & Trails New York (PTNY), the state’s leading not-for-profit park and trail advocacy organization, today announced the release of its new report, The Economic Impact of the Erie Canalway Trail: An Assessment and User Profile of New York’s Longest Multi-use Trail. This first comprehensive study of the Erie Canalway Continue reading →

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U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Dennis J. Hansen’s Service to be Memorialized

Frontier Communications [NASDAQ: FTR] will present a personalized “Honor and Remember” flag to the family of U.S. Army Staff Sgt. Dennis J. Hansen, who died December 7, 2009 at the Landstuhl Regional Medical Center, Germany, of wounds sustained when insurgents attacked his platoon in Afghanistan. SSG Hansen, of Scottsville, N.Y., Continue reading →

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The Nature of Natural Burials

Mary Ellen Markant, author of Pondering Leaves, a light-hearted, two-volume set of books about how and why to prepare for end-of-life issues, will present a photo-enhanced overview of simple, earth-friendly burial practices from across the country on Sunday, August 10 from 2-3:30 p.m. in the All Seasons Chapel at White Continue reading →

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HAVE FUN THIS SUMMER IN THE FINGER LAKES

Why go away for vacation when you could “staycation” in your hometown in the Finger Lakes? The Finger Lakes Region offers an abundance of natural beauty and plenty of family-oriented activities. Between the attractions, entertainment and outdoor fun, it’s no surprise that Conde Nast Traveler has ranked the Finger Lakes Region as Continue reading →