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This week, northeast style modifieds will turn their first laps of the season in the sunshine state, with the Short Track Super Series racing at All-Tech Raceway Feb. 7-11.

ONTARIO — A wrestling match between two teams typically takes under 90 minutes or maybe even under an hour. But a wrestling tournament such as the Class B1 Section V championships on Saturday at Wayne Central can be nearly 12 hours of wrestling. At the end of a day that began at 9 a.m. secti…

Recently, the Finger Lakes Times published a column where the writer expressed his thoughts that the New York State Thruway was “among the more sensible arrangements between citizen and state. If you drive the Thruway, you pay a toll. If you don’t drive the Thruway, you don’t pay a toll. The…

SYRACUSE — The largest farm equipment show in the Northeast is back for its 38th year in Syracuse Feb. 23-25. The New York Farm Show continues to grow, and this year it will add 30 new products and 18 new exhibitors to maximize 300,000 square feet across six heated buildings. More than 400 e…


Obadiah Adams, a retired lieutenant colonel in the New York State Militia, arrived in Wolcott in 1810. Adams purchased 40 acres of land from Wolcott settler Jonathan Melvin. Adams built a 1½-half story wood-frame building and opened a tavern that same year, and became one of the largest land…


As Dave Barry, a Pulitzer Prize-winning syndicated columnist, enters the twilight years of his life alongside his elderly dog, Lucy, Barry contemplates how he can make his life happier through lessons he has learned from Lucy in his new book, “Lessons From Lucy: The Simple Joys of an Old, Ha…


CANANDAIGUA — Anyone stopping by Wood Library at 134 N. Main St. to pick up a tax form or to check out a DVD is sure to linger to view a new exhibit on the first floor that celebrates Black History Month.

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ALBANY — Gov. Kathy Hochul announced on Wednesday, Feb. 8,  that $100 million in State funding has been released to support the renewal of State roadways impacted by extreme weather. The funding supports repaving projects at 64 locations, totaling almost 520 lane miles of pavement, and compl…

GENEVA — Retired City Court Judge David Brind, who served on the bench in this Ontario County city from 1973-95, was honored during a private ceremony Jan. 21 at his residence in recognition of 70 years of continuous membership in the St. Andrew’s Society of Albany.

PENN YAN — The Yates County sheriff’s office will be offering the state’s snowmobile safety course later this month.