Canada Day – 2017

Today is a special Canada Day to our neighbors to the north. It has been 150 years since the Canadian Confederation of 1867 when the four provinces: Ontario, Quebec, Nova Scotia, and New Brunswick were combined into one nation. Later expansion extended Canada from the Atlantic to the Pacific ocean. The last area to be …

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Old News – Christmas Fire Safety

These tips for a safe Christmas may be from a hundred years ago but they are still good tips for today, too. THE FAIRPORT HERALD Thursday, Dec. 20, 1916 Don’ts for Christmas Here is the list of don’ts issued by Fire Chief Charles Little of Rochester to guard against loss of property by fire at …

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