All posts tagged "Ontario"

    • A National Marine Sanctuary on Lake Ontario?

      The serene shoreline of Lake Ontario could be protected in the future by being designated as a National Marine Sanctuary. The City of Oswego, along with the counties of Jefferson, Oswego, Cayuga, and Wayne, are working together...

      • Posted May 25, 2016
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    • Lake Ontario Wine Trail Receives Grant

      Trail Receives Grant from Genesee Valley Regional Market Authority The Lake Ontario Wine Trail was recently awarded a marketing grant from the Genesee Valley Regional Market Authority (GVRMA) in the amount of $27,500. The grant, which was...

      • Posted May 25, 2016
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    • DEC Announces State of Lake Ontario Meetings

      Biologists to Update Status of Lake’s Fisheries The public will have the opportunity to learn about the State of Lake Ontario fisheries at public meetings held in Monroe, Niagara, and Oswego counties in March, New York State...

      • Posted March 2, 2016
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    • Wayne & Cayuga Counties Land $4.6 Million in NYS Economic Development Funds

      The South Street Neighborhood Sewer Installation project in Red Creek was awarded $596,000 in New York State Community Development Block Grant program funds as part of the 2015 Regional Economic Development Council Consolidated Funding Application. $596,000 for...

      • Posted December 18, 2015
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    • Polling Place Consolidation Raises Questions About Red Creek Voting

      The Wayne County Board of Elections consolidated the Village of Red Creek polling site into the Wolcott Elks Lodge, raising questions about whether this move resulted in fewer Red Creek residents voting. In the wake of the...

      • Posted December 10, 2015
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    • Local Food Pantries Receive Grants

      The Wayne County Community Endowment has awarded $40,000 in grants to 22 food pantries throughout Wayne County to assist local residents in need. Based on data in a regional poverty report released by Rochester Area Community Foundation...

      • Posted December 10, 2015
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    • Red Creek Musicians Selected for State Honor Ensembles

      Emma Uruburu Gwynneth Howell Hannah Iozzio Every year the Zone 2 New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA) organizes a Junior High and Senior High Area All-State festival. The top musicians from Genesee Valley, Genesee-Wyoming, Monroe, Ontario,...

      • Posted December 10, 2015
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    • Hello, Neighbors!

      Nancy Webster Fair Haven & Sterling – Nancy Webster – 947-5407 Hope everyone had a great week. Here we are, into the second week of December and have not had enough snow to say so and they...

      • Posted December 10, 2015
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    • State Police Make Arrest After Two Wayne County Home Invasions

      Craig M. Mobayed On December 5, 2015, at approximately 8:12 p.m., the State Police responded to two robberies on Baldwin Road in the Town of Ontario, Wayne County. When troopers arrived, they were told at both robberies...

      • Posted December 10, 2015
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    • Shipwreck Discovery Team Makes Another Historic Find

      A side scan sonar image of the steamer Bay State. photo by: Jim Kennard | shipwreckworld.com The bow of the steamer Bay State. photo by: Roger Pawlowski | shipwreckworld.com The bow area and rail of the steamer...

      • Posted November 13, 2015
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