Category: Life

Donations made to Auburn animal shelter in honor of Betty White

Donations made to Auburn animal shelter in honor of Betty White

On January 17, the Finger Lakes SPCA of Central New York was flooded with donation in honor of the late Betty White’s 100th birthday. As of 1:15 p.m. on that day, $3500 had been donated to the Auburn-based shelter. White, who died ... MORE
Waterloo Library receives new environmental books from Seneca Meadows

Waterloo Library receives new environmental books from Seneca Meadows

The Waterloo Library has received a donation of a collection of books focused on environmental sustainability.  The books were donated by Seneca Meadows landfill in Seneca Falls. Two titles to note in the new collection: Plastic Ocean by Captain Charles Moore: Have ... MORE
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McDonald’s breakfast menu, everything to know

As you all know breakfast is the most important meal of the day. What better way to start your day then with something off of McDonald’s breakfast menu? Its no argument that McDonald’s is one of the most popular fast food restaurants ... MORE
Stroke support group to meet February 3 via Zoom

Stroke support group to meet February 3 via Zoom

The regional Stroke Support Group, hosted by UR Medicine Thompson Health, will meet on Thursday February 3. The meeting will be held at 1 p.m. via Zoom and will feature peer interactions and discussion. Thompson’s monthly support group is open to stroke ... MORE
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Mcdonald’s: Spicy Chicken McNuggets released

McDonalds debuts new Spicy Chicken McNuggets. McDonalds rings in the new year with a new product. Limited-time only Peppercorn Garlic Spicy Chicken McNuggets alongside two new sauces, Garlic Soy Sauce Mayo and Smoked Cheese in Japan. Will these nuggets make an appearance ... MORE
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Silk Sonic Tickets

Like to spend an evening with Silk Sonic? The R&B duo consists of Bruno Mars and Anderson. Paak. is about to hit the road from February 2022. So, save your dates and get ready to groove with some of their hits live ... MORE
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FLX WEEKLY: Mark Benjamin & new Prison City location in Auburn (podcast)

Mark Benjamin is back in-studio to recap the Seneca Meadows Christmas Bicycle program and talk about plans for 2022 at the Environmental Education Center with Sydney Radka and Jim Sinicropi. Also, a quick review of Prison City Brewery’s new second location in ... MORE
OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Historical Markers in New York State (podcast)

OUR FINGER LAKES HISTORY: Historical Markers in New York State (podcast)

In this edition of Our Finger Lakes History, Seneca County Historian Walter Gable tells us about the Historic Markers in New York State, the ones that stand along the road throughout the state. These markers tell some aspect of history on the ... MORE
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Wayne Central Middle School teacher recognized for music education achievements

Andy Kittleson, a music instructor at Wayne Central Middle School, has received the Early Career Achievement Educator Award from the New York State School Music Association (NYSSMA). This award is given to music educators who have made significant contributions to music education ... MORE
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Wayne Technical Career Center students awarded Personal Care Aide Certification

In December 2021, students in the Health Professions program at Wayne Technical Career Center (WTCC) were awarded their Personal Care Aide (PCA) certifications. WTCC is the first secondary school in New York State to offer this certification. One of the program’s instructors, ... MORE
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Perkins School makes generous donation to Newark Food Closet

In December 2021, Pre-K through second graders at Perkins School collected over 300 non-perishable food items and winter clothes for the Newark Food Closet, says the Wayne County Times. The donation came in the wake of an especially difficult year for the ... MORE
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Wayne Technical Career Center Announces QQS Award Winners

Wayne Technical and Career Center (WTCC) has announced Quarterly Quality Student (QQS) awards for the first quarter, says The Times of Wayne County. Students are recognized for exhibiting exceptional skills in the following areas: Communication, Personal and Workplace Behaviors, Quality Process skills, ... MORE
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Tickets on sale for Winter Fair at NYS Fairgrounds

Tickets are now on sale for the Nave Law Firm Winter Fair set to kick off in February, says CNY Central. The fair is scheduled for February 4-6 inside the Exposition Center at the New York State Fairgrounds. Admission is $5 adults ... MORE
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Airy Acres Vineyard releases their first ever wines

Airy Acres Vineyard is pleased to announce their first ever wines, a Riesling and Cabernet Franc both from 2020. Both wines are available to purchase. Overlooking Cayuga Lake, Airy Acres is a third-generation, family-owned vineyard located north of the village of Interlaken, ... MORE
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Plant-based foods and meats: sustainable food trends for 2022

SEO Meta Description: Food trends are heavily influenced by environmental factors and due to the Coronavirus pandemic, a lot of eating patterns have changed and become more health-conscious.  The need to eat immune-boosting foods has risen exponentially over the last few years ... MORE
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