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Digging in Ground with Shovel

Call 811 before every digging project, large or small

(BPT) – With the snow melted and the ground thawed, many eager homeowners and landscape professionals are ready to start projects that require digging this spring. During this transition into “digging season,” Common Ground Alliance (CGA), the association dedicated to protecting underground utilities and the people who dig near them, Continue reading →

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4-H Camp Bristol Hills Announces 2014 Summer Programs

4-H Camp Bristol Hills, owned and operated by Cornell Cooperative Extension of Ontario County, is celebrating 89 years of camping excellence in 2014.  4-H Camp is open to all interested youth. The camp features outdoor recreation and environmental education activities, including: shooting sports, fishing, ropes course, aquatics, horseback riding, geocaching, Continue reading →

Best backyard bets for your buck

Best backyard bets for your buck

(BPT) – From entertainment systems and fully functional kitchens to luxurious furnishings and decor, it’s easy to drop a bundle on improving your outdoor living spaces. The choices seem to be unlimited. But no matter how much you love your deck or patio – and most Americans do – you Continue reading →

Road trip tips: How to plan a memorable vacation and save money

Road trip tips: How to plan a memorable vacation and save money

(BPT) – Americans enjoy the fun and relaxation of traveling: 77 percent of domestic trips are for leisure purposes, according to the U.S. Travel Association. If you want to vacation with friends or family, hitting the pavement for a road trip can’t be beat, and with a few money-saving tips Continue reading →

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Theatre for a Cause

Stageworks is an organization 100% dedicated to Rochester youth helping youth. Our mission is to provide exciting performance opportunities for local artists and to present first-rate theatrical productions that benefit Rochester-based charitable organizations. We also feel strongly that the arts promote Rochester businesses and restaurants by bringing people downtown from Continue reading →