Tag Archives: Fairport

2015 FHS national merit semifinalists

Fairport students named semi-finalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition

Two Fairport High School 12th graders – Russell Guilbault and Samantha Myers – have been named semi-finalists in the 2015 National Merit Scholarship Competition (NMSC). These students have been designated as semi-finalists based on their PSAT/NMSQT scores, and are among more than 1.3 million students in 20,000 U.S. high schools Continue reading →


Historical Society’s 44th Annual House Tour Set

In honor of the 100th anniversary of the Fairport Lift Bridge, this year’s House Tour will feature historic canal-side homes on Roselawn Avenue in the village of Fairport. These inviting homes, constructed in the late 1800’s and early 1900’s, will be open between 1:00 and 5:00 pm on Sunday, October Continue reading →

Tom Tolleson, Jen (Tolleson) Smith and James Tolleson at Tolleson's Pizzeria in Fairport

Tolleson’s Pizzeria

Genesee Valley Penny Saver honors this week’s Business in your Community: Tolleson’s Pizzeria Business Description: • Family owned Pizzeria featuring specialty pizzas, calzones, salads, subs, wings, fish fries and finger foods • Dine in, take-out or delivered Business History: • Six members of the Tolleson Family opened a pizzeria in Continue reading →

Picture courtesy of Perinton Town Historian

Celebrating 100 Years of Fairport’s Lift Bridge

Fairport’s historic lift bridge is 100 years old! That will be the focus of the September 16 program at the Fairport Museum, 18 Perrin St, at 7:00 PM. (Note the new time.) All are welcome to attend, learn more about this structure’s history, and enjoy some fascinating stories. This unique Continue reading →