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Jim Boeheim and Daniel Baldwin join in fundraiser at The Krebs

Jim Boeheim and Daniel Baldwin join in fundraiser at The Krebs
Syracuse basketball coach Jim Boeheim and actor Daniel Baldwin came together at The Krebs in Skaneateles Thursday night to benefit the Carol M. Baldwin Breast Cancer Research Fund of CNY. Daniel Baldwin served cocktails for ... more
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Anthony Road to host 17th annual Federweisser Festival

Anthony Road to host 17th annual Federweisser Festival
Anthony Road Wine Company is hosting their 17th annual Federweisser Festival on Saturday, September 22 from noon to five. The festival is a celebration to kickoff the 2018 harvest season. Federweisser- a partially fermented, frothy, ... more
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Auburn brewpub wins gold medal for IPA at Governor’s Cup contest

A New England-style India pale ale from Auburn's Prison City Pub & Brewery has once again come out on top of a competition. The brewpub's Control for Smilers took the gold medal in the New ... more
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Anthony Road Winery to host 4th Annual Twilight 5K and Kids Fun Run

Anthony Road Winery to host 4th Annual Twilight 5K and Kids Fun Run
Anthony Road Wine Company will be hosting their 4th annual Twilight 5K and Kids Fun Run on Friday, August 10th at 6:30 pm. Registration is $20 and proceeds benefit the Keuka Lake Outlet Trail & ... more
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Dr. Konstantin Frank Launches The Terrace at 1886

Dr. Konstantin Frank Launches The Terrace at 1886
After months of construction and planning, Dr. Konstantin Frank Winery is launching their newest tasting experience on Tuesday, July 31 – The Terrace at 1886. The tasting experience will be a seated tasting experience on ... more
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Popular Brooklyn brewery to open second location in Ontario County

Popular Brooklyn brewery to open second location in Ontario County
A popular Brooklyn brewery announced Tuesday that it has purchased an Ontario County facility and will open a second location there. According to the Rochester Democrat & Chronicle, Other Half Brewing has purchased the former ... more
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Medley on Linden returns to Geneva

Medley on Linden returns to Geneva
Come drink, dine and dance on Geneva's romantic Linden Street as the Smith Center for the Arts brings back its popular Medley on Linden on Sunday, August 19th from 4PM to 7 p.m. Celebrating the ... more
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Sen. Helming aims to ‘level’ playing field for hops farmers

Senator Pam Helming today announced that the New York State Senate passed a bill that she sponsors to include hop yards in the definition of agricultural land. The legislation (S.8841) would give hops farmers the ... more
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New York Beer Project opening massive brewery and gastropub in Victor

New York Beer Project opening massive brewery and gastropub in Victor
A destination brewery from the Buffalo area will soon open a second location in the Rochester area. The New York Beer Project, the massive Niagara County brewery modeled after New York's majestic Grand Central Station, has eyes ... more
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Glenora to release second wine in ‘SpokesPup’ series to raise funds for local animal charities

Glenora to release second wine in 'SpokesPup' series to raise funds for local animal charities
On July 26th, Glenora Wine Cellars will release a new wine called, "GG's Reserve," which will join "Chase's Reserve" in their SpokesPup series. GG's Reserve is a semi-sweet white blend featuring GG, the winery's second ... more
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The Dairy at Muranda is hosting their 3rd Open Barn of the season

Seneca Falls Public Library hosts “I Am Jazz” community book reading
The Dairy at Muranda is hosting their third Open Barn of the season on Sunday, July 22nd, that includes Music, a featured Food Truck, Cheese, Wine, Beer and Ciders. Free Music! 12PM - 3PM: Nate ... more
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Geneva Vineyards & CCN International featured on WSTM (video)

As part of WSTM NBC 3's "Your Town" series, the Syracuse local television network turned their cameras on Geneva. Below are a pair of features on Geneva Vineyards and CCN International Furniture company that aired ... more
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Prison City’s Mass Riot IPA repeats top 10 showing in blind tasting

Prison City's Mass Riot IPA repeats top 10 showing in blind tasting
Mass Riot is no fluke. Prison City Pub & Brewery's India pale ale placed No. 6 in a blind tasting and ranking of 324 IPAs published Tuesday by Paste Magazine. The publication named Mass Riot No. 1 ... more
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Cherry Fest a success at Varick Winery despite rain, clouds (video)

Cherry Fest a success at Varick Winery despite rain, clouds (video)
Despite the rainy, dreary weekend in the Finger Lakes - 2018's Cherry Festival, hosted by Varick Winery & Vineyard went off without a snag. The event featured local musicians, local food, and a plethora of ... more
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Finger Lakes or bust: how wineries are taking innovative approaches to changing climate

Finger Lakes or bust: how wineries are taking innovative approaches to changing climate
The winters of 2014 and 2015 dealt Tom and Susan Higgins, the owners of Heart & Hands Wine Co. in the Finger Lakes, a one-two punch that left them concerned about the viability of their ... more
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Labatt to feature Seneca Lake, other New York waterways in limited edition cans

Labatt USA will partner with Riverkeeper to further its efforts to sustain the Hudson River and its tributaries, and safeguard the drinking water for nine million New Yorkers. Labatt USA will make a $10,000 investment ... more
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Seneca Falls 3rd annual Canal Festival

Seneca Falls 3rd annual Canal Festival
The Seneca Falls Business Association (SFBA) is inviting all groups, organizations, businesses, wineries, breweries, cideries, distilleries, restaurants, arts & craft vendors, food vendors, boaters, and watercraft of any kind to participate at this year’s Canal ... more
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Salt Point Brewing Co. opens in Lansing

Salt Point Brewing Co. opens in Lansing
Kelly Lanham makes a great sandwich. That was the considered opinion of Helen Baker, of Myers, who was making her way through a grilled roast beef and bleu on a pouring down rainy day in ... more
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First annual “A Taste of Penn Yan” festival to benefit the Suicide Prevention Coalition of Yates County

Fourth Generation Finger Lakes Dairy Farm hosts 3rd Annual Family-Focused Fall Festival Saturday, October 13th
On June 3rd, 2018 from 1:00 to 4:00 pm, the Keuka Emporium Event Venue and Penn Yan Elks 1722 will host the first annual "A Taste of Penn Yan" spring festival. The event celebrates small-town pleasures in the heart of Penn ... more
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WeBe Brewing of Geneva gets its first medal

WeBe Brewing of Geneva gets its first medal
WeBe Brewing has been open less than two months, but it’s already a medal winner. The craft brewery, which opened in late March, captured a bronze medal at the TAP New York Craft Beer and ... more
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Montezuma Winery owners purchase Seneca County winery

Montezuma Winery owners purchase Seneca County winery
The owners of Montezuma Winery recently purchased a Seneca County winery, adding to their list of wineries owned. Kings Garden Vineyard, located at 9085 state Route 414 in Lodi, is one of four wineries and ... more
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