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By Julie Sherwood jsherwood@messengerpostmedia.com


Collins, Reed, Slaughter address government shutdown

Congress members represent portions of Rochester/Finger Lakes region.

Retirement party set for Ontario County Sheriff’s deputy

A retirement party is planned for Friday, Jan. 23, in honor of Ontario County Sheriff's Deputy Scott “Scooter” Avedisian.

Report: Ontario County among highest for opioid abuse

Like many areas in the state and country, the nine-county Finger Lakes region is not immune from the drug epidemic.

Excellus to grant $95K in health awards

The award can be used for programs that have clear goals to improve the health or health care of a specific population.

Naples Rotary collecting Valentines for veterans

The goal is to collect at least 600 cards from the community.

Golisano tax campaign takes off

Homeowners get help to reduce what they consider unfair property tax through new website, social media platforms and chance to join class action lawsuit

South Bristol board dives into Everwilde impact

First of many workshops takes place to explore effects of proposed inn and spa

Bags were blowin’ in the wind at Ontario County landfill

Thousands of plastic bags blew out of the landfill into the countryside

Bloomfield Library exhibit: ‘Every painting tells a story’

Francis Coleman celebrates family, history, community with his paintings on display at Bloomfield Public Library

Area flu cases spike

Hospitals post visitor restrictions to prevent spread of illness to patients and staff