Beverly Animal Shelter Pets of the Week: Loving, not self-centered

Some people may think cats are self-centered and selfish. They may in fact be so. However, the loss of their human(s), whether it is through death, getting lost on a walk or if their owner is unable to care for them anymore, can bring a lonely void to a once happy and playful cat. MILKDUD Recent arrival Milkdud is recuperating... more

Manchester to showcase new fire truck on Sunday

This has been years in the making. Many local fire departments are planning events this weekend as part of an effort to recruit volunteers. Manchester is too, but also is planning to show off its new truck, which has been talked about for about 20 years, according to Rich Rice, executive board member of the Manchester Volunteer Fire Department. “We’re... more

Sons of Italy honoring Rev. Mull with Amici Award

The Italian word for friends is amici. The Rev. Thomas Mull, pastor of Our Lady of Peace Parish in Geneva, has been a friend to Geneva Lodge 2397 of the Order of the Sons of Italy in America since being assigned here in 2013. For that dedication, he is being awarded the “Amici Award” by the local lodge Saturday night.... more

Wayne County communities host drug take back sites this Saturday

What is becoming an annual event in Wayne County and across the United States, residents are urged to bring their unused prescription medications to a local drop off site this Saturday, April 29th. The Drug Enforcement Administration has developed a national take-back initiative, creating the National Prescription Drug Take Back Day. The event aims to provide a safe, convenient, and... more

FLX WEEKLY: The final show ever from the original FingerLakes1.com Studios (podcast)

Join Jessica Lahr, Jim Sinicropi, Josh Durso and Jessamy Uticone for the final live stream in the current FingerLakes1.com Studio after over 2,000 episodes over the past 8 years. After the live show on Wednesday, the studio will be disassembled and moved, with the entire offices of FingerLakes1.com, Inc. to a new home inside the North Park Building across town... more

Over 2,200 runners to circle Seneca Lake on Sunday for annual Seneca7 relay (everything you need to know)

The Seneca7 will introduce you to the wonders of Seneca Lake: rushing inlets, crashing waterfalls, banks bathed in golden sunlight and as the race website says, “all you have to do is run around it”. The Seneca7 consists of more than 325 seven-member teams, including many from across upstate New York, competing on a 77.7-mile course encircling Seneca Lake. Before they’ve... more

Lightening the load on Day of Caring in Ontario County

Marty Dodge has forged many miles of walking trails throughout Ontario County, usually with students by his side. On Thursday, the retired professor of environmental conservation at Finger Lakes Community College wore a familiar hat. But this time, with chainsaw in hand and a trail to be built, his comrades were a team from IDI Billing Solutions. Volunteers from the... more

St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy (photo)

St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy’s Dance Instructor, Alaina Olivieri says: “I am so proud of the girls who took part in the Master Class with Diane Lewis this week at St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy. Brava!!!” See the success of the students at St. Peter’s Community Arts academy at an upcoming Dance Studio Recital in the Geneva Community Center on... more

Windmill market opens April 29 for 30th year

The Windmill Farm & Craft Market opens for its 2017 season at 8 a.m. Saturday, April 29. Celebrating the market’s 30th Anniversary, the Windmill is home to nearly 175 vendors, including new member businesses: Finger Lakes Beer Company, Cozy Cabin Brands, Keuka Inspirations, Grapes Alive, It’s Pawsable, Abandon Brewing Company, Rocky Ridge Kitchens and Bath, Brand New Uke & Ron... more

Keuka Outlet Trail is an environment for learning

Marcus Whitman sixth grade students do a lot of the work each year when the time comes to release young trout into the Keuka Outlet. The Environmental Classroom Opportunity program, which has been offered to Marcus Whitman students since 1997, provided a work crew of 23 youngsters who could haul buckets of flopping fish to dump into the Keuka Outlet... more

Seneca County Chamber and Veterans Agency Launch Veterans Discount Program

The Seneca County Chamber of Commerce and the Seneca County Veterans Service Agency are pleased to announce the start of a new discount program aimed at rewarding Military Veterans for their service to our country. The program, known as the “Veterans Discount Program,” provides discounts on both products and services offered at local businesses. To receive the benefit, veterans need... more

Piano Lessons at St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy (photo)

Troy Slocum, Program Coordinator and member of the piano faculty at the St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy is giving a piano lesson to a young student on April 25 at St. Peter’s Community Arts Academy. Troy Slocum has been teaching privately in the Rochester area for the past twelve years and has had several award winning students in various piano... more
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