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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 →

brothers keeper

President Obama’s “My Brother’s Keeper” Initiative

By Dr. Gary Smith Recently, President Obama announced the creation of a new program to help Latino and African-American males. Not surprisingly, he called this initiative “My Brother’s Keeper.” During his presidency, Obama has used this biblical phrase more than 60 times to support his commitment to aiding the disadvantaged Continue reading →

Paul Guadagna of the Rising Stars 4-H Club in Canandaigua presents “My Trip to Florida”

Ontario County 4-H Members Do Public Speaking

Just shy of 100 Ontario County 4-H members completed their 4-H Public Speaking Project during the month of February.  Members ages 5-18 prepared, practiced and gave their presentation to small audiences and evaluators.  The topics ranged from “Making Homemade Pizza,” to “The Fear of Public Speaking” to “Raising Chickens and Continue reading →