Monday, January 16th, 2017

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2016 Erie Canalway Photo Contest winners announced

2016 Erie Canalway Photo Contest winners announced

Twelve images that capture the beauty and character of the Erie Canalway National Heritage...


Commentator Bill Moyers offers election insights in FLCC talk

Commentator Bill Moyers offers election insights in FLCC talk

On Friday afternoon, Hillary Clinton took to social media, tearing into opponent Donald Trump...


Helming wins Republican Primary for 54th State Senate District

Helming wins Republican Primary for 54th State Senate District

The Unofficial results of the Republican Primary Race for 54th New York Senate seat,...


For new Lyons CSD Superintendent, building relationships is key

For new Lyons CSD Superintendent, building relationships is key

Over his 10-year career as principal at his previous district, Donald Putnam formed crucial...


Pal-Mac’s Madrigal Dinner is on its way

Pal-Mac’s Madrigal Dinner is on its way

Hear Ye, Hear Ye, ticket sales are beginning for Palmyra-Macedon Select Choir’s annual Madrigal...


Back-to-School means readjusting to Code of Conduct policy

Back-to-School means readjusting to Code of Conduct policy

With summer now behind them, students across Wayne County headed back to school this...


FLCC Culinary program taking reservations for Restaurant Nights

FLCC Culinary program taking reservations for Restaurant Nights

The Finger Lakes Community College culinary arts program will resume restaurant nights on Sept....


Gananda residents band together to restore abandoned signs

Gananda residents band together to restore abandoned signs

For approximately 30 years, these large grey and blue wooden signs, with their signature...


Water usage increases as golf courses battle drought conditions

Water usage increases as golf courses battle drought conditions

The drought conditions that have plagued Western New York all summer long have had...


Wegman’s Pharmacist’s latest prescription: writing fantasy novels

Wegman’s Pharmacist’s latest prescription: writing fantasy novels

rin Jensen earns her living as a pharmacist at Wegman’s in Newark. A few...


Sodus Point celebrates lack of Blue Green Algae this summer

Sodus Point celebrates lack of Blue Green Algae this summer

At this time back in 2010, the boating season on Sodus Bay was practically...


Congressman Katko honors Wayne County Deputy Craig Pagnotti

Congressman Katko honors Wayne County Deputy Craig Pagnotti

Congressman John Katko was in Lyons on Thursday to recognize the bravery and dedication...


Clean Energy Standard reassures Ginna’s future

Clean Energy Standard reassures Ginna’s future

Earlier this month, Wayne County received good news when the New York Public Service...


Germany brings special memories for Walworth Rotary Exchange student

Germany brings special memories for Walworth Rotary Exchange student

After months of applications, interviews and mental preparedness, Jessica Nussbaumer of Walworth, set off...


Sheriff’s K9 Unit Steak Dinner Fundraiser

Sheriff’s K9 Unit Steak Dinner Fundraiser

Since its inception in 1984, the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office K9 Unit has had...


Ginna hosts Community Info Night, Aug. 9

Ginna hosts Community Info Night, Aug. 9

Ever wonder how nuclear power is generated or how a nuclear plant operates? If...


Pioneer Engine Show features Rare Steam Engine

Pioneer Engine Show features Rare Steam Engine

Throughout its 52-year history, the Pioneer Gas Engine Association show and antique tractor pull,...


Newark artists complete Literary Mural Project at Lincoln School

Newark artists complete Literary Mural Project at Lincoln School

Four Newark High School seniors and NHS Art Club members, spent a good portion...


What is the Loyal Order of the Moose… and what do they do?

What is the Loyal Order of the Moose… and what do they do?

With only one Wayne County location, in Palmyra, the Moose Lodge has a smaller...


Galloway Road Bridge to close for repairs

Galloway Road Bridge to close for repairs

NYSDOT bridge maintenance crews will be repairing structural steel on the Galloway Road bridge...


His dream fulfilled – lifelong Clyde resident inducted by Department as “Junior  Firefighter”

His dream fulfilled – lifelong Clyde resident inducted by Department as “Junior Firefighter”

It is every little boy’s (and girl’s) aspiration to be a hero. Looking up...


Rotary International Who are they? What do they do?

Rotary International Who are they? What do they do?

Rotary International is one of the world’s largest service organizations, and with 10 clubs...


Senator Schumer warns of Foreign Apple Pest invasion

Senator Schumer warns of Foreign Apple Pest invasion

During a visit to Fruition Farm in Wayne County, U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer...


Brantling Bluegrass Festival returns with National Acts

Brantling Bluegrass Festival returns with National Acts

by Ron Perry The Brantling Bluegrass Festival will feature two national touring Bluegrass bands...


Race for State Senate seat crowded, Primary held September 13

Race for State Senate seat crowded, Primary held September 13

When State Senator Mike Nozzolio of the 54th Senate District, announced that, following some...


What is the Lions Club and what do they do?

What is the Lions Club and what do they do?

Like many of the other local community service organizations throughout Wayne County, the Lions...


After two years of  waiting, Lyons grad finally gets her chance in Hill Cumorah Pageant

After two years of waiting, Lyons grad finally gets her chance in Hill Cumorah Pageant

Lacey Smith was sitting in her high school English class just browsing her emails...


Just what are the Elks Clubs and what do they do?

Just what are the Elks Clubs and what do they do?

For many residents of Wayne County, the Elks Lodge is a closed, safe place...


Newark High School dedicates Yearbook to Jean Bendix

Newark High School dedicates Yearbook to Jean Bendix

Newark High School vocal music teacher Jean Bendix’s reaction to learning the 2016 Arcadian...


After the devastating fire, Wolcott car dealership begins to rebuild

After the devastating fire, Wolcott car dealership begins to rebuild

Nearly three weeks have passed since lightning struck the Auto Outlet of Wolcott and...