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PAVILION — Families are invited to visit the Hollwedel Memorial Library “Trunk or Treat” on Halloween day for a fun drive-thru event. Kids can show off their costumes and pick up some treats as they drive through the loop in front of the library.

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LEICESTER – Steven Carroll of Retsof, a member of Boy Scout Troop 85 in Leicester, was recognized during a court of honor in August after achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in the Boy Scouts, last year.

MOUNT MORRIS — As the region enters into cold and flu season and begins to plan for the holidays, the Livingston County Department of Health is reminding residents to stay diligent and disciplined.

ROCHESTER — Veterans living in the GLOW region will be able to ride Regional Transit Service (RTS) buses for free for three years.

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LEICESTER – Steven Carroll of Retsof, a member of Boy Scout Troop 85 in Leicester, was recognized during a court of honor in August after achieving the rank of Eagle Scout, the highest rank in the Boy Scouts, last year.

MOUNT MORRIS – Candy and costumes will be on full display in Mount Morris for the fire department’s annual Halloween party. Members of the Mount Morris Fire Department announced that despite the COVID-19 pandemic they will still be holding the event.

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With calls coming into the Alzheimer’s Association of Western New York 24/7 helpline, COVID continues to be a major challenge for care partners already struggling with the demands of providing day-to-day care for someone they love who has Alzheimer’s disease or other dementia.

HARRISBURG, Pa. — In the coming months, the U.S. Department of Agriculture’s National Agricultural Statistics Service (NASS) will conduct the Vegetable Grower Inquiry Survey.

It’s no secret that quality horses were (and are) part of Geneseo heritage from the early 19th Century. It’s Horse Country!

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Last week I had the pleasure of attending via Zoom a class on “Gardening for the Birds” offered by Cornell Cooperative Extension. I enjoyed hearing about the specific plants they used in these naturalized gardens. The problem is, the conditions in their garden location, along a streambank, a…

Cancer is a disease in which cells in the body grow out of control. When cancer starts in the breast, it is called breast cancer. Except for skin cancer, breast cancer is the most common cancer in American women.

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BATAVIA – Eleven years ago, Nicole Davis, CEO, designer and a Buffalo native, created Franci Jewelry from her kitchen table. Since then, her extensive collections have been featured at prominent fashion weeks around the world including New York, Los Angeles and Paris, worn by celebrity clien…

Besides the obvious physical benefits, youth sports provide social interaction that also can strengthen mental health. But most sports require close contact and interaction among athletes. Amid the COVID-19 setting, this poses a dilemma.

LEICESTER – In Leicester at the Celebrate! Family Church free food will be given out to those in need during the month of October.

Reverdy Wadsworth claimed to be a man of few words unaccustomed to public speaking. His Geneseo presentation on Valley history and his family perhaps proved too short to fascinated listeners of 1959. Presented was his original outlook mixed with humor and insights.

Flu vaccines are available to veterans enrolled in Veterans Affairs healthcare at all VA Finger Lakes Healthcare System locations, according to the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs.

So many people have a sister, mother, daughter, friend, or co-worker who has been diagnosed with breast cancer and may currently be battling their way through chemotherapy treatments or experiencing changes no woman ever wants to experience. Fighting to cure breast cancer, along with all oth…

Each year, thousands of older Americans fall at home. Many of these falls result in serious injuries and some become disabled.

WARSAW — Every year, National 4-H Week sees millions of youth, parents, volunteers and alumni come together to celebrate the many positive youth development opportunities offered by 4-H.

WATERTOWN — New York State Department of Environmental Conservation (DEC) Commissioner Basil Seggos has announced that bowhunting seasons for deer and bear begin in the Northern Zone on Sunday. Hunters are also reminded to apply for Deer Management Permits by the Oct. 1 deadline.

BUFFALO — Plasma from whole blood donations made through the American Red Cross that test positive for COVID-19 antibodies may now help current patients in need of convalescent plasma transfusions.

Seeds are amazing vessels for future plants. I enjoy collecting them at this time of year, when plants begin their path toward winter dormancy or demise. Usually I attend a seed swap in January, but that probably won’t be held this winter, I imagine. I am still saving seeds because they are …

MOUNT MORRIS – National Preparedness Month is recognized each September to promote family and community disaster planning now and throughout the year. As our nation continues to respond to COVID-19, there is no better time to be prepared.

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Fall foliage is just beginning to change across the four-county GLOW Region, bringing with it the anticipation of a landscape palette painted with rich red leaves and brilliant pops of orange and yellow.