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Updated Apr 20, 2015 at 9:32 AM

You’ve got to give Nancy McCarthy credit.The leader of Friends of Canandaigua Canine Campus, the group pushing a dog park in the city of Canandaigua, doesn’t give up easily.After a proposal for creating a place for dogs to roam free at Baker Park off Buffalo Street was shot down by City Council members last fall, McCarthy predicted a park for canines was not in Canandaigua’s future.However, she hinted in a guest essay, “Stay...

Updated Apr 16, 2015 at 12:39 PM

A JEER ... to the person (or persons) who got a hold of historical documents from the vast collection of Naples Historian Bill Vierhile and sold them on eBay. Known for his generosity, Mr. Vierhile donated his community artifacts...

Updated Apr 15, 2015 at 4:17 PM

The numbers are substantial. Take this one, for instance: 29,300. That’s the number of people who received housing assistance provided by agencies receiving funds through the United Way of Ontario County.Or 30,000. That's how many...

Posted Apr 12, 2015 at 2:01 AM

If you don’t think we have a problem with abandoned cats and dogs in this nation, just head down to your local pet shelter.There, you will find dozens of them in cages and pens awaiting the chance for a new home. Sadly, for many,...

Updated Apr 9, 2015 at 2:31 PM

A CHEER … to the Geneva DMV Office, which is now using an iPad with a program that translates foreign languages into English, and English into foreign languages. It stemmed from the county's multi-lingual group that was...

Posted Apr 5, 2015 at 2:01 AM

We all knew texting while driving was a seriously dangerous stunt. Now an analysis from the AAA Foundation for Traffic Safety has underscored just how dangerous.According to the foundation's analysis, distraction was a factor in nearly...

Updated Apr 2, 2015 at 1:55 PM

A JEER … to the state Department of Environmental Conservation for holding a conference for the proposed expansion of the Ontario County Landfill on a weekday morning. The Issues Conference, rescheduled from a date in...

Updated Mar 26, 2015 at 2:48 PM

A CHEER ... to the efforts of emergency personnel who turned out to battle a barn fire at Brook-Lea Farms in Richmond early Wednesday morning — and whose efforts led to all but one of the horses stabled in the farm...

Posted Mar 22, 2015 at 2:01 AM

One wonders what Gov. Andrew Cuomo's reaction was — if any — when a thousand apples came his way recently.The apples, purchased by teachers and teachers' union reps from 16 school districts from throughout the Finger Lakes,...

Updated Mar 19, 2015 at 2:14 PM

When two Macedon village trustees offered a surprise resolution to dissolve their government last November, they knew it wouldn’t get support from the other three board members, including Mayor Marie...

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