Vendors sought for TSC Farmers Market

Tractor Supply Company is inviting all local growers, crafters and artisans to showcase their homemade and homegrown goods at a fall Farmers Market outside the Lockport store on Sept. 22. Vendors with expertise in everything from produce and soaps to homemade crafts and candles are encouraged to sign up and participate. “Tractor Supply Farmers Markets Read More …

Washington County gets record profit from property auction

Washington County made a record amount of money at Saturday’s tax auction. The county was owed $509,840 in back taxes, including interest and penalties. It collected $1.24 million, nearly $733,000 more than the taxes owed. County officials don’t like to call the figure a “profit” and instead refer to it as a “surplus.” The county Read More …

Five Questions With: GrassRoots head and musician Jeb Puryear

For over 25 years, the Finger Lakes GrassRoots Festival of Music & Dance has been a community-building opportunity that has introduced different music and culture to many audiences. Spawned from an AIDS benefit at the State Theatre in the early 1990s that raised $10,000 for AIDS Work of Tompkins County, the four-day GrassRoots Festival has Read More …