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Congratulations, Tana Miller!

I had the privilege to announce the recipient of the 2014 “Mary Lee Friend of Youth Award” at Rochester’s Holiday Senior Brunch/Youth Awards presentation on December 13, 2014. I would like to share that moment – and my appreciation – … Continue reading

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Does anything matter in Rochester?

As published in Blue Stone Press, October 3, 2014 Does anything matter in Rochester? After serving four years as Councilwoman – and being recognized for my dedicated service – you’d think I was the best qualified applicant for a 4-month … Continue reading

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Rochester’s Summer Program extraordinaire

One can run out of superlatives trying to write about Rochester’s summer program. I said in the past that it was “wonderful” and “superb.” This year, the program was considered a “huge success” from the very beginning (cover story, Blue … Continue reading

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Solemn Veterans Park ceremony on Memorial Day honored local hero Sgt. Shawn M. Farrell II

My letter to the Editor, published in Blue Stone Press – June 20, 2014 While attending Rochester’s Town Board meeting on May 1, I got tears in my eyes learning that the entire ceremony at the Veterans Park on Memorial … Continue reading

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Missing Doris Lamon…

It just happened that in my last post the top photo features Ed and Doris Lamon looking at a Memorial Day display at our town’s Veterans Park. The headline of that January 18 post reads “To be good, and to … Continue reading

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To be good, and to do good, is all we have to do.

Letter to Editor / Blue Stone Press – January 17, 2014 Volunteering for a town board or commission gives one opportunities to meet people, make new friends, exchange ideas, get involved in town’s life, enjoy town events, and – yes! … Continue reading

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Merry Christmas and a Happy, Healthy, Prosperous New Year!

Manuela Michailescu

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Santa and Mrs. Claus came to town…

Our Town of Rochester’s events and activities are diverse, exciting, fun, colorful, educational, wonderful, intriguing, full of joy… If a photo is worth a thousand words, allow me to save a few thousands words by posting from the photos I … Continue reading

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Seniors’ Holiday Brunch

Our Town of Rochester’s events and activities are diverse, exciting, fun, colorful, educational, wonderful, intriguing, full of joy… If a photo is worth a thousand words, allow me to save a few thousands words by posting from the photos I … Continue reading

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Thanksgiving at the Recreation/Youth Department Center

Our Town of Rochester’s events and activities are diverse, exciting, fun, colorful, educational, wonderful, intriguing, full of joy… If a photo is worth a thousand words, allow me to save a few thousands words by posting from the photos I … Continue reading

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