Archive for January, 2011

 RoyHart High School is trying to win the Kiss 98 Radiothon School Spirit 2011 contest . The procceeds will benefit Buffalo’s Women and Children’s Hospital.  A student from Barker school , Chandler Ruffini has started a campaignng to help RoyHart win a free concert in memory of  Meghan Redenbach.  Meghan lost her battle against a rare ovarian cancer this Christmas Eve . The RoyHart community lost an inspirational and brave young lady. She often told others to “man up” which is where the name of the Challenge came from. The donation jars in Gasport are at Chops Shop Pizzeria, Yellow Goose, Standish Jones Ace Hardware, Talk of the Town, Greenlief’s Restaurant, Gasport Auto Sales and at Middleport Family Health  Please donate any amount to the Man Up Penny Challenge and they will all be converted to pennies..


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Are you a marathon runner? How about running 100 miles on Erie Canal, in the snow! The Second Beast of Burden Winter 100 and 24 Hour Ultra Marathon Race is set for Feb 12 along the Towpath. From Lockport’s Wide Waters to Middleport dedicated athletes will complete the loop as many times as possible. Read all about the race and how you can sign up at www.Winter100.com   Race director Sam Pasceri is a local Ultra-distance athlete and his idea for the winter race began last year on the Historic Erie Canal, Learn more about Sam and his running at www.SamPasceri.com Join the race fans and athletes on their Facebook group or check them out on twitter.

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