Around Town

CANANDAIGUA — UR Medicine Thompson Health is inviting the community to this year’s Harvest of Health, hosted by the health system’s Wellness Hub program on Saturday, Oct. 26.

AUBURN — The federal Americans with Disabilities Act extends to the digital realm, requiring businesses to ensure web content is accessible to all users.

CANANDAIGUA — Constellation Brands – Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center (CMAC) has presented UR Medicine Thompson Health and the Canandaigua Family YMCA nearly $10,000 in proceeds from the 2019 concert season.

GENEVA — The American Legion Winnek Post 396, 1115 Lochland Road, will celebrate its 100th anniversary on Saturday, Oct. 26 with family friendly activities and an open house throughout the day.

ROCHESTER — Children Awaiting Parents/Donald J. Corbett Adoption Agency is hosting its annual public Heart Gallery event and reception at 6 p.m. on Tuesday, Nov. 5 at The Strong Museum of Play, One Manhattan Square.

WATERLOO — The Extension’s food preservation workshop series continues with a session on meat canning from 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 23 at Cornell Cooperative Extension Office, 3rd Floor Main Street Shop Centre.

NEWARK — Family Promise of Wayne County will hold a training session for volunteers from 2 to 4 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 21 at the First United Methodist Church, 301 S. Main St.

Schools

NEWARK — Four Newark High School musicians sang the national anthem at the ribbon-cutting ceremony Sept. 26 of the new 84,000-square-foot, state-of the-art outpatient Veterans Administration medical clinic on Calkins Road in Henrietta.

NEWARK — The Newark High School Music Department will host an inspirational salute in honor of America’s heroes at a Veterans’ Day Concert and reception at 7:30 p.m. on Nov. 7.

Business

Health

CANANDAIGUA — UR Medicine Thompson Health is inviting the community to this year’s Harvest of Health, hosted by the health system’s Wellness Hub program on Saturday, Oct. 26.

GENEVA — Dr. James Mark, board-certified orthopaedic surgeon from Interlakes Orthopaedic Surgery, will present “Evaluation and Treatment Plans for Osteoarthritis of the Knee” at 5:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 30 at the New York Kitchen, 800 S. Main St.

CANANDAIGUA — A new obstetrician-gynecologist recently joined UR Medicine Thompson Health and is accepting patients in both Canandaigua and Victor.

Farming

New York State Agriculture Commissioner Richard A. Ball announced last week that more than $1.38 million in funding will support 10 advanced research, education and marketing projects to help specialty crop farms across New York state grow and remain competitive. The New York State Departmen…

PENN YAN — A NY beef quality assurance training will be offered from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 19 at the Yatesville Church, 1894 Yatesville Road.

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