Category: Webster

Oak Tree Award winners announced

Oak Tree Award winners announced

Share This- The 2017 Oak Tree Awards for teaching excellence have been announced, and the winners are ….. Stacy Russotti, a fifth grade teacher at Plank South Elementary School, and Dave Kowalski, a seventh grade science teacher at Willink Middle School. Stacy was nominated by parent Patty Kaptein and ...

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A quick shout out to the Troopers

A quick shout out to the Troopers

Share This- Just a quick note this morning to say congratulations and thank you to the New York State Troopers, who celebrate their 100th birthday this year. My little sister Mindy served with the Troopers for 22 years, and I am so proud of her. I remember when we were living in Waterloo and she came home from ...

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Town Hall operations moving for 6 months

Town Hall operations moving for 6 months

Share This- Big things are happening at Town Hall, and if you ever have reason to go there, you’ll want to keep reading. Town Hall will soon be undergoing some major renovations, including upgrading the police department facilities, building department and assessment areas; enlarging the restrooms and ...

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Photos from Community Arts Day 2017

Photos from Community Arts Day 2017

Like This- What can I say about Community Arts Day that I haven’t already said? It was another successful event put on by a wonderful group of volunteers who worked hard all day to welcome people with a smile, serve them great food, and basically provide a whole day of great family fun. I tried to get a ...

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Greater Rochester Peep Show a sweet success

Greater Rochester Peep Show a sweet success

Please Share- Just a quick blog to tell everyone to tell everyone about my trip to the Greater Rochester Peep Show on Saturday afternoon. What fun it was. More than 80 “paintings” and dioramas featuring marshmallow Peeps were spread among two rooms at the Webster Recreation Center, depicting ...

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Busy weekend ahead

Busy weekend ahead

Like This- I’ll be bopping around Webster all day Saturday, camera in hand, taking photos of two Student artwork from all of Webster’s schools will be on display at Community Arts Day.  great community events you and the family will not want to  miss.   For starters, the Webster Central School ...

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Young musicians shine in music showcase

Young musicians shine in music showcase

Share This- Cameron Stone and Cassidy Shur perform a duet on viola.  (Note: see photos of all the performers on my Webster on the Web Facebook page.)  There were a lot of smiles at Plank Road North Elementary School Friday night. The occasion was the third annual Music Showcase, an opportunity for Plank North ...

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Mailbag addendum

Mailbag addendum

Check This Out- I received this email just yesterday, and since this is happening this weekend, I wanted to make sure to pass it along. A large group of students and adults, including many from Webster, will be traveling to Costa Rica this summer to conduct several outreach projects, from cleaning up beaches to ...

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Tuesday Webster Mailbag

Tuesday Webster Mailbag

Check This Out- There are a couple of great community events coming up I want to let you know about. This Friday March 31, Webster Boy Scout Troop 942 will be holding a Fish Fry Dinner Fundraiser at the American Legion Post 492 on Ridge Road, from 5 to 7:30 p.m., or until the dinners run out (and that usually ...

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Community Arts Day seeks talent

Community Arts Day seeks talent

Please Share- Webster’s Community Arts Day is a celebration of our district’s talented students. Your kids got talent? Encourage them to strut their stuff at the next Community Arts Day, Saturday April 8 at Webster Schroeder High School. More to come about Community Arts Day itself, but for now ...

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Middle schools give back to our community

Middle schools give back to our community

Check This Out- Principal James Baehr and members of the Spry Middle School Student Council present a check to AutismUp. (Provided photo) As you all know, I love using this blog to highlight the great things our kids do for our community. Here is another excellent example. Willink and Spry middle schools host an ...

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Chamber announces Business Person of the Year

Chamber announces Business Person of the Year

Check This Out- Carolyn Montemaro of Neubert Financial Services accepts the Webster Chamber of Commerce’s 2017 Business Person of the Year award from Chamber Board Chair Joe Vitello. (Provided photo)  Congratulations to Carolyn Montemaro, from Neubert Financial Services, who was recently named 2017 Business ...

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I need photos!

I need photos!

Like This- A stunning view of Webster Park by Joe Altieri. If you follow my Webster Blog Facebook page, you’ll see that I regularly change the photo at the top of the page. Usually the photo goes with my most recent blog post, but sometimes I just don’t have anything interesting to put up there. So ...

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