Tuesday, January 17th, 2017

COMMUNITY


Wayne County’s Weather: It’s all about that Lake Effect

Wayne County’s Weather: It’s all about that Lake Effect

Snow, freezing rain and 50-degree January days may seem like abnormal weather to have...


“Addams Family” coming to Newark High School in March

“Addams Family” coming to Newark High School in March

Rehearsals for the March 3-5 musical production of “The Addams Family” began January 9th...


Gananda Co-Founder, Community Leader, Philanthropist, Norman Leenhouts dies

Gananda Co-Founder, Community Leader, Philanthropist, Norman Leenhouts dies

The Gananda community, and many others who were touched by the man, mourned the...


Where Gin leads, Vermouth follows

Where Gin leads, Vermouth follows

By Randy Agness Liquor.Com conveyed in its article “15 Most Popular Cocktail Recipes of...


Newark’s Salvation Army location to close after 50 years

Newark’s Salvation Army location to close after 50 years

The Salvation Army Family Thrift Store, a half-century-old staple on Murray Street in Newark,...


Metalworking company expands with new facility in Walworth

Metalworking company expands with new facility in Walworth

If you’ve traveled down Route 441 in Walworth over the past year or so,...


Macedon Police Chief retires, takes on new job as Pal-Mac Director of School Safety

Macedon Police Chief retires, takes on new job as Pal-Mac Director of School Safety

Macedon Police Chief, John Colella retired his full-time position as Town of Macedon’s top...


Lyons Village Dissolution: One year later

Lyons Village Dissolution: One year later

There are still some mixed feelings regarding the dissolution of the Village of Lyons...


Pal-Mac Educator nominated for National Lifechanger of the Year award

Pal-Mac Educator nominated for National Lifechanger of the Year award

Jamie Heagney, a sixth grade special education teacher at Palmyra-Macedon Middle School, has been...


Governor announces new McAlpin Industries Manufacturing Plant in Wayne County

Governor announces new McAlpin Industries Manufacturing Plant in Wayne County

Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced the opening of a new McAlpin Industries manufacturing plant...


FLCC pairs with high school teachers to help teens understand college life

FLCC pairs with high school teachers to help teens understand college life

In a few weeks, a group of juniors at a local high school will...


New Service at DeMay Living Center eases End-of-Life Process

New Service at DeMay Living Center eases End-of-Life Process

The DeMay Living Center, Rochester Regional Health’s long-term care facility in Newark, is now...


Literacy: Something we should not take for granted

Literacy: Something we should not take for granted

With a 20-student waiting list, Literacy Volunteers of Wayne County stresses the need for...


Gananda’s Capital Improvement Project Vote – Passes

Gananda’s Capital Improvement Project Vote – Passes

On Thursday, December 1, 2016 the Gananda CSD was presented with a proposition authorizing...


Come Ye to the Madrigal Dinner, December 10th & 11th

Come Ye to the Madrigal Dinner, December 10th & 11th

Written by Michaela Darbyshire Huzzah! Lords and Ladies, it is that time of the...


Wayne County Council for the Arts Releases Cookbook

Wayne County Council for the Arts Releases Cookbook

In 2017, Wayne County Council for the Arts will be celebrating our 40th Anniversary. ...


Wayne Central opts to close Freewill Elementary, keep one campus

Wayne Central opts to close Freewill Elementary, keep one campus

A packed school board meeting at the Middle School cafeteria at Wayne Central on...


What do the Town Budgets look like for 2017…

What do the Town Budgets look like for 2017…

As the towns across Wayne County finalize and adopt their budgets for 2017, the...


Over 40 area Highway Superintendents meet to discuss innovations in highway de-icing

Over 40 area Highway Superintendents meet to discuss innovations in highway de-icing

What do highway superintendents do during non-winter months? They handle roadwork, paving, road and...


Birds of a feather flock together at Beckens Farm in Sodus

Birds of a feather flock together at Beckens Farm in Sodus

The weather begins to warm. At last, Winter is letting go of its grip....


Ceilidh Band returns with Celtic Concert

Ceilidh Band returns with Celtic Concert

The popular Christmas Ceilidh Band returns to usher in the season with a lively...


Clyde-Savannah HS Drama Club presents “The Pajama Game”

Clyde-Savannah HS Drama Club presents “The Pajama Game”

The Clyde-Savannah High School Drama Club will be performing The Pajama Game on Friday,...


Group’s Heirloom returned after 40 Years

Group’s Heirloom returned after 40 Years

Linda Quackenbush, president of the Taylor-Brown Auxiliary, recently received quite the gift – 40...


New Flagpole illuminates Veteran’s Memorial Garden in Newark

New Flagpole illuminates Veteran’s Memorial Garden in Newark

A new flagpole and a light to illuminate it at night were dedicated in...


Election 2016: Who can I vote for in Wayne County?

Election 2016: Who can I vote for in Wayne County?

State Senate Race 54th district With the race for fill the seat of long...


NR-W senior receives Eagle Scout Award

NR-W senior receives Eagle Scout Award

Micah G. Pare received his Eagle Scout badge in ceremonies on Oct. 16 at...


Homework: Too much? Too little?

Homework: Too much? Too little?

After a long day at school, Bob Caulkins can remember getting off of the...


Newark High School BioMed students feel “like Rock Stars”

Newark High School BioMed students feel “like Rock Stars”

“We’re like rock stars here!” That’s what one of the Newark High School’s BioMedical...


Wayne Central proposes several Scenarios for School Closings

Wayne Central proposes several Scenarios for School Closings

To deal with a declining student population in the district, Wayne Central School District...


The real story on flipping houses

The real story on flipping houses

You turn to one of the home channels and marvel at how seemingly millions...