2018-02-20

6 other college costs (and opportunities) to consider when the financial aid letter arrives



6 other college costs (and opportunities) to consider when the financial aid letter arrives



(BPT) – The last year of high school is a whirl of activity, and it’s no different when it comes to the final leg of college selection. Once the acceptance notifications arrive, it will soon be time to sit down with a different stack of mail: financial aid letters. As you undoubtedly know, the cost of college is no small […]

One cause of heart disease that might surprise you



One cause of heart disease that might surprise you



(BPT) – One in four deaths in the U.S. is caused by heart disease. More than 610,000 people die of heart disease in the U.S. every year, making it the leading cause of death for both men and women, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. It’s no surprise heart health is a priority for many people. You […]

Grown & Certified expands to maple industry

Maple production continues to grow to record numbers

<p dir=”ltr”>The New York State Grown &amp; Certified program is expanding to include the New York maple industry.</p><p dir=”ltr”>The program will increase exposure for New York’s maple producers, who rank second in the nation in syrup production and generate an estimated economic impact of $141 million annually. Annual Maple Weekends scheduled for March 17 to 18 and March 24 to […]

Fravel, Offhaus win pair of indoor championships



<p class=”p1″><span class=”s1″>It was a perfect night for Letchworth indoor track Saturday, Feb. 17 at the Section V Class D championships.<span class=”Apple-converted-space”> </span></span></p><p class=”p4″><span class=”s1″>Rayna Fravel and Kyle VanSlyke combined for three titles at the meet, held at the Rochester Institute of Technology. Madison Offhaus of Warsaw also won both the girls shot put and weight throw championships for the second […]