GENEVA — Following the final week of school this week, Geneva 2030, in collaboration with Hobart and William Smith Colleges, Finger Lakes Community College, Wayne-Finger Lakes BOCES and Geneva City School District, is offering a week-long, half-day “What’s Next?” college and career readiness…

NEWARK — The Wayne County New York Genealogical Society (WCNYGS) is gearing up to help Wayneconians — past and present — celebrate the 200th anniversary of the founding of Wayne County through its genealogy project “Pioneering Families of Wayne County 1783-1899.” It begins in January 2023 an…

PENN YAN — The Penn Yan Action Coalition is reminding area residents of the third annual community read, which is being held this month.


KEUKA PARK — Two vivid examples — one on campus, the other halfway around the world — provided words of encouragement and advice to the Keuka College Class of 2022 at the school’s 113th annual Commencement Saturday.


GENEVA — The commencement ceremonies at Hobart and William Smith Colleges Sunday were held under dry skies, with moderate temperatures, in spite of threatening precipitation and the previous day’s searing heat.

CANANDAIGUA — Property owners in the city school district with an assessment of $100,000, and having basic STAR savings, will pay about $58 more in school taxes this year if the proposed 2022-23 budget is adopted by voters May 17.

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GENEVA — Last year, Matt and Santa Abraham created a scholarship with the Finger Lakes Community College Foundation called The Geneva High School Alumni Scholarship. It was founded to help a Geneva graduate alleviate financial hardship to be able to attend FLCC.

CLIFTON SPRINGS/PHELPS — The Midlakes Graduates of Distinction program returns to recognize a successful entrepreneur, a senior executive at the National Science Foundation, and an educator who taught at Midlakes for 35 years.

PENN YAN — The Penn Yan Action Coalition has announced its third annual community read will take place in June. The book selection this year is “Dancing in the Mosque: An Afghan Mother’s Letter to Her Son,” by Homeira Qaderi, which “challenges you to reconsider the meaning of motherhood, sac…

There must be something about April. Geneva College, now Hobart and William Smith, received its provisional charter from the State of New York on April 10, 1822. Seventy-five years later, nearly to the day, Geneva was designated a city.

NEWARK — Newark Middle School presents a production of “Willy Wonka Kids.” Enjoy the imaginative musical based on the Roald Dahl classic.

NEWARK — Musical oriented seniors at Newark High School will have one more scholarship opportunity starting in 2022 with the establishment of the Daniel Bailey Scholarship Fund.

CANANDAIGUA — Instructors from the Canandaigua Emergency Squad will teach the steps needed to save a life, part of a CPR class planned for 6 p.m. Thursday.

GENEVA — The Geneva Reads’ StoryWalk has opened at the Finger Lakes Visitors Center. The first featured book is “One Potato, Two Potato” by Geneva’s Cynthia DeFelice, the author of more than 30 published novels and picture books.