Hometown stories can be about people, places or events from our community and include a photo. We select the best stories to run in our publications each week.

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             This narrative is written by his 4x great grandson Richard Blakesley, Bloomfield NY. This information comes from National Archives pension file #S.23.129 & many other historic… Read more

             DePaul’s Remember Garden, located in Highland Park in Rochester, New York, recently received a complete makeover thanks to donations of supplies, materials, labor and time from a …

             Students in grades PreK-7 participating in the ASAP program at Dansville Central School have been building and coding robots. This introduction to coding is being offered by the G…

             In 2013, a fifth-grade Byron-Bergen student entered the school science fair. Her project tested different types of lip gloss. She developed a system of criteria for subjects to ra…

                    When I retired, I was told to wait a year before making any changes or big decisions. It only took two months to make the decision to volunteer with my local food pantry. I…

             The Village of Fairport Local Development Corporation LIFT Grant Program has been expanded to provide cash assistance to Village Retail and Restaurant businesses impacted by the C…