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VISIT THE FARMERS’ MARKET: BUY LOCAL, BUY THE BEST

Legislative column from Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C,I-Canandaigua) If you are looking for the freshest ingredients and homemade goods, your local farmers’ market is where you’ll find some of the area’s best kept secrets. As the name implies, farmers’ markets are where local farmers showcase their produce, conduct Continue reading →

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The Great War at 100: Revisiting The Guns of August

by Dr. Marvin J. Folkertsma On August 3, 1914, British Foreign Secretary Edward Grey gave a speech before Parliament that “proved to be one of those junctures by which people afterward date events,” according to Barbara Tuchman in her magisterial “The Guns of August.” The dour Secretary appeared “pale, haggard, Continue reading →

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Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures is flying high

Bristol Mountain Aerial Adventures commemorated its inaugural season with a ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday, July 18th at 10am.  Attendee NY State Senator Ted O’Brien  recently commented, “The opening of the Bristol Mountain Aerial Park is great news for families in the Finger Lakes region and our growing local tourism Continue reading →