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Updated Mar 29, 2016 at 2:40 PM

American girls ages 13 to 19 live in two worlds, the real and the virtual. They interact with both worlds simultaneously — though the more absorbing of their worlds is the virtual one they hold in their hands. They spend between nine and 11 hours on their phones using apps like Facebook, Yik Yak, Snapchat, Twitter, Instagram and Pinterest. They send scores, sometimes hundreds, of texts each day. They stage, take and post selfies and monitor the “likes” to measure their...

Updated Mar 15, 2016 at 8:12 PM

Sonja Livingston visited Wood Library for a talk on her "Queen of the Fall" memoir.

Updated Mar 11, 2016 at 3:03 AM

Longtime children's librarian has inspired generations of Canandaigua area children to love and read great books.

Updated Feb 17, 2016 at 9:32 PM

Sonja Livingston is scheduled to appear at Wood Library in March, but a discussion of her work is planned Thursday night.

Posted Feb 17, 2016 at 2:37 PM

Longtime funeral director Stanley Swan of Newark pens "Undertakings of an Undertaker"

Updated Feb 9, 2016 at 9:56 AM

When Seth Grahame-Smith came up with the idea for a mash-up of Jane Austen’s most popular book and a tale of today’s probably equally popular armies of the undead – resulting in the 2009 novel “Pride and Prejudice and...

Updated Feb 5, 2016 at 12:09 AM

English Professor Trista Merrill will give a talk on the fascination with fictional fantasy characters as part of the FLCC's "50 Minutes for 50 Years" lecture series.

Updated Feb 3, 2016 at 10:32 AM

Elizabeth Marro’s affecting and beautiful first novel, “Casualties,” does not shy away from shame, regret and self-loathing — the underside of parenting. She takes us places we don’t want to go, makes us look,...

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