An entire container full of harvested hops. Nano-breweries, a new and increasingly popular segment of the craft brewing world, are intentionally kept very small. These breweries usually don't brew more than one batch at a time, or desire to see their beer served at bars across the country. They are taking producing and drinking craft beer locally to the next level.
The Perry school district is waiting on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to sign legislation allowing the district to receive a $32,301 transportation contract.
The Wyoming County Board of Supervisors declared Saturday, Nov. 29 as Small Business Saturday at its Nov. 12 meeting, and local businesses are gearing up for the holiday rush.
This week's printed edition of the Arcade Herald and the Country Courier have been held up in Buffalo at the printers, due to the storm. For the convenience of our subscribers, we have set up a temporary log-in and password to use — so they, too, can read either of this week's editions online. Simply click on the word “login” on the right side of your screen, and put the word 2014storm in both boxes that come up.
The Wyoming County Board of Supervisors proclaimed Nov. 29 as Small Business Saturday in Wyoming County at its Nov. 12 meeting. Elected county leaders joined with the Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism in declaring the day dedicated to shopping locally and encouraging Wyoming County residents to make the extra efforts to shop at local businesses Nov. 29.
The Perry Garden Club held its November meeting Wednesday, Nov. 12 at the Perry United Methodist Church.
November is National Hospice and Palliative Care Month and HomeCare & Hospice is joining hospices across the country in reaching out to raise awareness about the highest quality care for people coping with life-limiting illness.
In partnership with the Wyoming County Board of Supervisors and Wyoming County Cornell Cooperative Extension, the Wyoming County Chamber & Tourism is pleased to announce the first ever video contest for school age children in Wyoming County. The contest, entitled “Clips of Wyoming County,” invites the county’s youth to create a promotional video for Wyoming County and be entered to win one of three prizes. The contest has been extended through April of 2015 to allow for more schools to take advantage of the opportunity to showcase why they love Wyoming County.
A new final resting option has been completed at the Delevan Cemetery, with the addition of a Columbarium to hold cremated remains over the summer.
Wyoming County Sheriff Greg Rudolph attended the November meeting of the Arcade Town Board as part of his plan to visit all 16 towns in the county with news of his department's budget. He said he wants the public to know what some of their tax money is being used for.
Under the direction of Principal Mellisa Devitt, Arcade Elementary is instituting a winter reading challenge for students and faculty — and the entire community.
The Town of Rushford's 2015 budget will see an increase of 1.2 percent — totaling an $817 increase over the 2014 budget — as a result of a unanimous vote (Councilman Warren Pomeroy was not in attendance) at the Monday, November 10 meeting.
In his second season with the Jersey Shore Wild Cats, defender Tim O'Connor Jr. has been named an all-star.