Category: Life

Shelby Ascroft, Canandaigua resident, named to chair 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the Finger Lakes

Shelby Ascroft, Canandaigua resident, named to chair 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s in the Finger Lakes

The Alzheimer’s Association Rochester and Finger Lakes Region Chapter has named Shelby Ascroft of Canandaigua as chair for its 2021 Walk to End Alzheimer’s® in the Finger Lakes. “We’re so thrilled to have Shelby help lead our event,” said Teresa Galbier, MPA, ... MORE
Williamson FD, Rochester Regional Health partner for training effort

Williamson FD, Rochester Regional Health partner for training effort

When COVID-19 limited their options for a safe training facility, the Williamson Fire Company needed a way to continue honing the skills and techniques that help them save lives. They found a natural partner in Rochester Regional Health’s Newark-Wayne Community Hospital. Maura ... MORE
Life, Wayne County, Williamson
Seneca Park Zoo capacity will be increased to 50% on April 26th

Seneca Park Zoo capacity will be increased to 50% on April 26th

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello and Seneca Park Zoo are excited to announce capacity at the Zoo will increase to 50% on April 26, 2021. This expanded capacity is in response to New York Governor Andrew Cuomo’s update on capacity guidelines for museums and zoos ... MORE
Auburn officials cancel Memorial Day parade for second consecutive year

Auburn officials cancel Memorial Day parade for second consecutive year

The Memorial Day parade in Auburn has been cancelled. City officials say not being able to enforce state COVID guidelines is one of the reasons why it was cancelled. The Auburn Kiwanis Club’s Duck Derby has also been cancelled. Some Memorial Day ... MORE
Burrowing wildlife that can destroy your yard

Burrowing wildlife that can destroy your yard

It’s a homeowner’s worst nightmare, to have to face up to whatever burrowing intruder is causing all those little holes in their yard. Truth is, many homeowners in the United States don’t even know how to differentiate between different burrowing wildlife. And ... MORE
Home & Garden, Life
OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Changing Borders of Counties in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Changing Borders of Counties in the Finger Lakes (podcast)

In this edition of Our Finger Lakes History Seneca County Historian Walter Gable willl show how the boundaries of Finger Lakes counties in New York State have changed over the years following the Revolutionary War up to present day.  ... MORE
FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

FLX WEEKLY: Rhett Ticconi of Seneca Falls Country Club in-studio (podcast)

Rhett Ticconi is the new General Manager and Director of Golf Operations at Seneca Falls Country Club. He will be in-studio with Sydney Rogers and Jim Sinicropi to talk about his new position, the growth of the game of golf during the ... MORE
Seneca Community Players to host auditions for ‘Little Women – the Broadway Musical’

Seneca Community Players to host auditions for ‘Little Women – the Broadway Musical’

Seneca Community Players (SCP) has announced auditions for its upcoming musical production of “Little Women – the Broadway Musical.” The musical’s book is by Allan Knee, with lyrics by Mindi Dickstein, and music by Jason Howland. Based on Louisa May Alcott’s 1869 ... MORE
Life, Seneca County, Stage

Best CBD Oil Canada: Top 3 CBD Products in 2021

With all the buzz and potential benefits of CBD oil, you are on the hunt for the best one. Perhaps, you’ve heard about its magical effects in helping manage health conditions such as insomnia, anxiety, and body aches. But even after all ... MORE
Life, Wellness
The Jones Act: Who does it cover?

The Jones Act: Who does it cover?

The Jones Act gives coverage to seamen who worked onboard vessels. In other words, employees who work on ships, fishing boards, tugboats, dredges, and barges are recognized under the act. However, to be qualified under the Jones Act, you are required to ... MORE
Boating & Lakes
All you need to know about Fishtown, Philly

All you need to know about Fishtown, Philly

This Fishtown, Philly guide will help you get a better understanding of this famous neighborhood. Before having a quick tutorial about the places to eat, drink, and be entertained, you’ll hear a little background first. The Germans and English who flocked to ... MORE
Life, Travel
Friends of Three Bears get $4,400 through Pomeroy Fund

Friends of Three Bears get $4,400 through Pomeroy Fund

The Friends of the Three Bears announced a $4,400 Pomeroy Fund for NYS History award to improve technology and climate control at  the newly designated Seneca County Tourism Office and the Papa Bear Cultural  Center. The Pomeroy Fund for NYS History, a ... MORE
History, Life
Meet the Team: The Founder, Jim Sinicropi

Meet the Team: The Founder, Jim Sinicropi

On the Ground With Gabe is a FingerLakes1.com blog that “takes you behind the headlines, practices, techniques and ethics of all things journalism.” Dreamer. Innovator. Visionary. Seer. Behind every successful company, there’s usually a founder and their unique origin story. And in ... MORE
Throwing the personalized wedding of your dreams in Seneca Falls

Throwing the personalized wedding of your dreams in Seneca Falls

If you are a millennial (aged 35 years or under, approximately) and you are planning an upcoming wedding in Seneca Falls, the chances are, personalization is something you want in your wedding celebration. Research published by Martech:Commerce indicates that millennials highly value customization when ... MORE
Life
5 helpful tips for gay travel

5 helpful tips for gay travel

When you have a gay dating partner that you want to travel with, you need to understand that the world around you is going to be a little different than it would for straight people. In fact, some places in the world ... MORE
Life, Travel