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No medical marijuana here: State’s closest chosen producer is in Rochester

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The state’s decision not to award medical marijuana licenses to the companies that wanted to open local production facilities did not particularly surprise James Hoffman.

Burglar going to prison

Burglar going to prison

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CANANDAIGUA — A Waterloo man was sentenced to prison Wednesday after admitting he masterminded three Geneva burglaries in 2013.

Geneva school board member resigns; 3 options to be discussed

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GENEVA — Eileen Halling has resigned from the city school board, leaving her colleagues with three choices going forward

Exam for dispatcher on Sept. 12

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HOPEWELL — The Ontario County Department of Human Resources will give an exam for the position of Dispatcher I on Sept. 12.

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Tales from Set: David Wain and Michael Showalte…

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David Wain and Michael Showalter talking about pranking Tonight Show head writer AD Miles while on set for "Wet Hot American Summer: First Day of Summer Camp"Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aNWatch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35cGet more Jimmy Fallon:Follow Jimmy: http://Twitter.com/JimmyFallonLike Jimmy: https://Facebook.com/JimmyFallonGet more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon:Follow The Tonight Show: http://Twitter.com/FallonTonightLike The Tonight Show: https://Facebook.com/FallonTonightThe Tonight Show Tumblr: http://fallontonight.tumblr.com/Get more NBC:NBC YouTube: http://bit.ly/1dM1qBHLike NBC: http://Facebook.com/NBCFollow NBC: http://Twitter.com/NBCNBC Tumblr: http://nbctv.tumblr.com/NBC Google+: https://plus.google.com/+NBC/postsThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features hilarious highlights from the show including: comedy sketches, music parodies, celebrity interviews, ridiculous games, and, of course, Jimmy's Thank You Notes and hashtags! You'll also find behind the scenes videos and other great web exclusives.Tales from Set: David Wain and Michael Showalter on "Wet Hot American Summer"http://www.youtube.com/fallontonight

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Glorious Garlic Festival

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At Fox Run Vineyards

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Roseland Waterpark

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Saturday afternoon 8/1/15

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Sauerkraut Festival

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Saturday parade along Main Street.

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Russell Howard Stand-Up

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Comedian Russell Howard tells jokes about being an Englishman in America and pranks he plays with and on his family.Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aNWatch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35cGet more Jimmy Fallon:Follow Jimmy: http://Twitter.com/JimmyFallonLike Jimmy: https://Facebook.com/JimmyFallonGet more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon:Follow The Tonight Show: http://Twitter.com/FallonTonightLike The Tonight Show: https://Facebook.com/FallonTonightThe Tonight Show Tumblr: http://fallontonight.tumblr.com/Get more NBC:NBC YouTube: http://bit.ly/1dM1qBHLike NBC: http://Facebook.com/NBCFollow NBC: http://Twitter.com/NBCNBC Tumblr: http://nbctv.tumblr.com/NBC Google+: https://plus.google.com/+NBC/postsThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features hilarious highlights from the show including: comedy sketches, music parodies, celebrity interviews, ridiculous games, and, of course, Jimmy's Thank You Notes and hashtags! You'll also find behind the scenes videos and other great web exclusives.Russell Howard Stand-Uphttp://www.youtube.com/fallontonight

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Mel B Is a Terrible Backseat Driver

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Mel B chats with Jimmy about struggling to teach her teenager how to drive and reuniting with the Spice Girls after 20 years.Subscribe NOW to The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: http://bit.ly/1nwT1aNWatch The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon Weeknights 11:35/10:35cGet more Jimmy Fallon:Follow Jimmy: http://Twitter.com/JimmyFallonLike Jimmy: https://Facebook.com/JimmyFallonGet more The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon:Follow The Tonight Show: http://Twitter.com/FallonTonightLike The Tonight Show: https://Facebook.com/FallonTonightThe Tonight Show Tumblr: http://fallontonight.tumblr.com/Get more NBC:NBC YouTube: http://bit.ly/1dM1qBHLike NBC: http://Facebook.com/NBCFollow NBC: http://Twitter.com/NBCNBC Tumblr: http://nbctv.tumblr.com/NBC Google+: https://plus.google.com/+NBC/postsThe Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon features hilarious highlights from the show including: comedy sketches, music parodies, celebrity interviews, ridiculous games, and, of course, Jimmy's Thank You Notes and hashtags! You'll also find behind the scenes videos and other great web exclusives.Mel B Is a Terrible Backseat Driverhttp://www.youtube.com/fallontonight

FLCC reveals Forum speakers

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CANANDAIGUA — Finger Lakes Community College’s fifth George M. Ewing Forum will feature two women’s advocates, a political columnist and a bes…

Eye on Government: Gillibrand bill would change handling of campus sexual assaults

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At this time last year, sexual assaults on college campuses dominated local and national headlines.

Barto’s alleged assailant reveals alibi

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WATERLOO — One of two men mentioned as a possible suspect in the alleged attack on Roger Barto had an alibi.

Sodus car show is set for Aug. 9

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SODUS — The president of the Timeless Classics Car Club said this year’s show should be a fun-filled day similar to past years.

Kolb: Prison guard who helped inmates escape will still receive pension

Kolb: Prison guard who helped inmates escape will still receive pension

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The fact that a prison guard who helped two inmates escape earlier this year will still receive a pension is yet more evidence the system need…

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Mets hit 3 homers in 5 pitches to sweep Nationals, 5-2

Mets hit 3 homers in 5 pitches to sweep Nationals, 5-2

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NEW YORK (AP) — As the clock ticked past 11 p.m. and "Moondance" by Van Morrison practically wafted through the ballpark, young children ran a…

Bills suspend offensive line coach Kromer for first 6 games

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PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — The Buffalo Bills suspended offensive line coach Aaron Kromer without pay for the first six games of the regular season…

Samardzija struggles as White Sox lose 12-3 to Yankees

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CHICAGO (AP) — Jeff Samardzija's second pitch landed in the stands in center field, and it just got worse from there.

COOPERSTOWN MEMORIES: From Ned Fister (or is it Pfister?) to the Secretary of the Navy

COOPERSTOWN MEMORIES: From Ned Fister (or is it Pfister?) to the Secretary of the Navy

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His name was Ned, he told us. Ned Fister. Although we never asked how the last name was spelled, so it could have been Ned Pfister.

Dawgs rally to end Pilots’ playoff bid

Dawgs rally to end Pilots’ playoff bid

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NEWARK — The Newark Pilots’ chances of qualifying for the postseason hinged on a couple of things Wednesday.

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Johanna Braddy Gets 'UnREAL'

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Actress Johanna Braddy talks about Lifetime's acclaimed series, 'UnREAL.' It airs its season one finale Monday at 10 p.m. EDT. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

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Obama: Violence Against Albinos is 'Tomfoolery'

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President Barack Obama answered questions from young African leaders at a conference in Washington, saying that attacks against Albino people based on superstition needs to stop. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

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Comedian Amy Schumer Calls For More Gun Control

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Stand-up comedian and actress Amy Schumer is teaming up with New York Sen. Charles Schumer to call for tighter gun control. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

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Raw: Tampa Area Drenched by Rain

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A summer deluge has flooded streets in the Tampa Bay area, forcing some road closings and evacuations, delaying airline flights and overtaxing parts of local wastewater treatment systems. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

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Athletes Downplay Rio Olympic Water Concerns

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Competitors taking part in Olympic Triathlon test events in Rio de Janeiro on Sunday brushed off concerns over poor water quality in the area. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

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Fighting On: Rachel Platten's Highs and Lows

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'Fight Song' Singer-songwriter Rachel Platten talks about gig ups and downs, and whose music she draws strength from. (Aug. 3)Subscribe for more Breaking News: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPressGet updates and more Breaking News here: http://smarturl.it/APBreakingNewsThe Associated Press is the essential global news network, delivering fast, unbiased news from every corner of the world to all media platforms and formats.AP’s commitment to independent, comprehensive journalism has deep roots. Founded in 1846, AP has covered all the major news events of the past 165 years, providing high-quality, informed reporting of everything from wars and elections to championship games and royal weddings. AP is the largest and most trusted source of independent news and information.Today, AP employs the latest technology to collect and distribute content - we have daily uploads covering the latest and breaking news in the world of politics, sport and entertainment. Join us in a conversation about world events, the newsgathering process or whatever aspect of the news universe you find interesting or important. Subscribe: http://smarturl.it/AssociatedPresshttp://www.ap.org/https://plus.google.com/+AP/https://www.facebook.com/APNewshttps://twitter.com/AP

Whaley: Bills have exchanged contract proposals with Dareus

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PITTSFORD, N.Y. (AP) — Buffalo Bills general manager Doug Whaley says the team has exchanged contract proposals with defensive tackle Marcell …

New York attorney general to investigate woman's jail death

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WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. (AP) — The state's top prosecutor said Monday that he will investigate the jail cell death of a mother of eight who waited …

Party on, Abe: Illinois named top party school in the US

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CHAMPAIGN, Ill. (AP) — The University of Illinois stakes claim to 23 Nobel Prize winners and tech prowess that contributed to the creation of …

Retrial in case of missing boy Etan Patz set for next year

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NEW YORK (AP) — The retrial of a suspect in the 1979 kidnapping and slaying of Etan Patz (AY'-tahn payts) in New York City has been scheduled …

Retailers to pay New York $300,000 in toy gun settlement

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NEW YORK (AP) — Retailers including Wal-Mart, Sears and Amazon have agreed to halt the sales of realistic-looking toy guns in New York and pay…

IOC to order tests for viruses at Rio's Olympic water venues

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RIO DE JANEIRO (AP) — The International Olympic Committee said Sunday it will order testing for disease-causing viruses in the sewage-polluted…

Police ID suspect in killing of officer; manhunt underway

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MEMPHIS, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee police officials on Sunday identified a suspect in the fatal shooting of a Memphis police officer, and an inte…

Clinton's presidential campaign raises profile with TV ads

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WASHINGTON (AP) — Facing increased competition from within her own party, Hillary Rodham Clinton is spending $2 million airing the first telev…

Nearly 60 donors give one-third of all 2016 campaign cash

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WASHINGTON (AP) — It took Ted Cruz three months to raise $10 million for his campaign for president, a springtime sprint of $1,000-per-plate d…

New Mexico Gov. Martinez: 'Coward' set off 2 church blasts

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LAS CRUCES, N.M. (AP) — New Mexico Gov. Susana Martinez is promising that the "coward" who set off explosions outside two Las Cruces churches …

FROM SHORE TO SHORE: Invitation to share your  photos

FROM SHORE TO SHORE: Invitation to share your photos

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I have more than 500 photos sitting in my computer from a recent trip ... and there they languish, waiting for me to edit, organize and perhap…

LETTER: Still a lot of questions to ask of Waterloo board members

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To the Editor:

GUEST APPEARANCE: POWs are heroes. Period.

GUEST APPEARANCE: POWs are heroes. Period.

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POWs are heroes. Let me repeat that in case there is any doubt: POWs are heroes.

FOOD AND WINE CALENDAR: Festivals abound

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Email events to Susan Clark Porter at scporter@ fltimes.com. To register for events at New York Wine and Culinary Center in Canandaigua, visit…

SUMMER READS: Fellow Finger Lakes readers offer recommendations

SUMMER READS: Fellow Finger Lakes readers offer recommendations

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With the first weekend of August already here, the pessimists among us are bemoaning the disappearance of summer.

Barbecue battle set for Geneva lakefront

Barbecue battle set for Geneva lakefront

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GENEVA — A Shortsville man is bringing his love of barbecue to Lakefront Park.

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK: Trombley Tire & Auto

BUSINESS OF THE WEEK: Trombley Tire & Auto

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PENN YAN — In 1958, Richard Trombley was managing the Goodyear store in Geneva when he was hired away by Ralph Martin, a Rushville-area tire d…

Restaurant, brewery planned for Canandaigua lakefront development

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CANANDAIGUA — Restaurateurs Joshua and Jenna Miles had long kept an eye on the planned redevelopment of the city’s lakefront.

FIRST CAME FLOODS, NEXT COMES FOOD: Route 14 Italian eatery opening Thursday

FIRST CAME FLOODS, NEXT COMES FOOD: Route 14 Italian eatery opening Thursday

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GENEVA — In recent weeks, Jenna and Tommy Kuhns have stockpiled everything they need to open their new WestSide Italian Eatery: tables, chairs…

SEEING THE LIGHT: Biden, Cuomo announce major photonics initiative

SEEING THE LIGHT: Biden, Cuomo announce major photonics initiative

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Rochester has grabbed the headlines, but Canandaigua and the Finger Lakes region will grab a substantial part of the photonics initiative anno…

TOUCH O' THE IRISH: Brewery to celebrate opening with ‘summer St. Patrick’s Day’

TOUCH O' THE IRISH: Brewery to celebrate opening with ‘summer St. Patrick’s Day’

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GENEVA — Appropriately enough, GAEL Brewing Co.’s grand opening Sunday will feature a cake marking the birthday of the Irish cousin of one of …

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  • Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure

    Join Mickey Mouse and Minnie Mouse as they travel to four magical destinations all in one fun-filled ice production! Disney On Ice presents Passport to Adventure will take audiences on a sightseeing tour of the imagination. This ice spectacular visitsthe Blue Cross Arena in Rochester, Wednesday, Jan. 22-Sunday, Jan. 26.

  • The Arbors Neighborhood Association Meeting

    If you live in the Arbors Neighborhood, join us and see what amazing things we have happening this summer. This is your chance to make a difference!

  • Trail Works hike to begin at apple orchard

    WILLIAMSON — Trail Works members Jim and Carol May will host their fourth annual winter hike on 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 26, beginning at their apple orchard, 7304 Stoney Lonesome Road. Assuming there’s snow, the hike can either be on snowshoes or cross country skis.

  • Peppermint Sewn Seeds Fashion Show

       (Rochester, NY)  Peppermint will be hosting its second Sewn Seeds fashion show on Sunday, March 30, at Good Luck Restaurant located at 50 Anderson Avenue in Rochester. The highlight of this year’s show will be the debut of Asher Bridal, the expanded couture line of bridal gowns designed and crafted by shop founder and designer, Tanvi Asher. The show will also feature ready-to-wear designs by Peppermint and prom and formal attire by collaborators, Josean Vargas of J. Vargas and Morgan DeLapa of Treasure Trove Vintage.       

  • Creative Space Gallery opening May 1st

    We are pleased to announce the reception of the new Ithaca College Art Department Creative Space Gallery at 215, The Commons. In Theories will open May 1st on First Friday Gallery Night. This show opening is the culminated effort of those in the Theories of Art Practice seminar at Ithaca College.This show features work from artists across a variety of media, including painting, printmaking, video, drawing and sculpture. It will showcase the hard work from the students at Cerrache center including works from Andrea M. Aguirre, Emma Calkins, Christina Davis, Julia Dubin, Kelsey Fons, Jihad Ford, Liz Hallwood, Carolyn Hoffman, Katrina Killebrew, Gregory Hammond LaPierre, Natalie Lazo, Hanna Lee, Kyle Rothman, Emily Turrell, and Marisa Weissman.