Around Town

GENEVA — The Finger Lakes Workforce Investment Board Inc. has canceled its workshop for human resource professionals scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 5 at its office.

NEWARK — Retired Perkins School music teacher Maria Walton, who volunteers on behalf of the Newark school district’s music department to help the Newark Food Closet, said that non-perishable, food, personal hygiene items and monetary donations will be collected at 11 concerts this school year.

CLIFTON SPRINGS — Sebastian Maroundit was just a child when his family, fearful of armed rebels invading their southern Sudanese village, told him to run for it.

CANANDAIGUA — Ontario County Master Gardeners Debbie McWilliams and Sandy Eckhert will lead a tabletop Christmas tree workshop from 7 to 9 p.m. Dec. 3 at Ontario County Cornell Cooperative Extension, 480 N. Main St.

AUBURN — The Cayuga Museum of History and Art and the Schweinfurth Art Center seek proposals from emerging Central New York artists for exhibitions to be held in both locations simultaneously.

Copies of the free 2020 Erie Canalway National Heritage Corridor calendar will be available beginning Dec. 1 at libraries and visitor centers throughout the National Heritage Corridor.

AUBURN — The Cayuga Museum of History and Art has received $10,000 from Shirley Long Woodward, a longtime member of the museum and the daughter of the museum’s late, founding director Walter Long.

Schools

CANANDAIGUA — The Voluntary Service Executive Committee at the Canandaigua VA Medical Center has established its first Youth Scholarship Program sponsored by the Seeley B. Parish Post 457 American Legion Family in Phelps.

Business

CANANDAIGUA — Canandaigua National Bank & Trust and Hillside Family of Agencies are teaming again this year to support the Hillside Special Santa holiday giving program.

GENEVA — FLH Medical, P.C. recently welcomed Lauren Morabito, MSN, FNP-C to its FLH Medical, P.C. Urgent Care team.

GENEVA — The Finger Lakes Workforce Investment Board Inc. has canceled its workshop for human resource professionals scheduled for Thursday, Dec. 5 at its office.

Health

Farming

State Agriculture Commissioner Richard Ball last week announced $1.1 million in funding is available through two programs to advance farmland protection actions across New York state. The Land Trust Grants program supports outreach efforts to better connect farmers to landowners and the Farm…