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MURDER AND MAYHEM IN MENDON AND HONEOYE FALLS

The Town of Mendon and the Village of Honeoye Falls are today quiet western New York suburbs, but they weren’t always so idyllic. In years past, the village was a center of commerce, manufacturing and railroads, and by the mid-nineteenth century, this prosperity brought with it an element of mayhem. Continue reading →

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Historic Pittsford Hosts Children’s Author Pat Gorthy on April 27th

Historic Pittsford welcomes Pat Gorthy, author of the children’s book Peppermint Summer, who will discuss and sign copies of her book on Sunday, April 27, 2014 from 2:00-3:30 p.m. at the United Church of Pittsford. Peppermint Summer tells the story of ten-year-old Emily Taylor who travels on the Erie Canal Continue reading →