Aug 09 2016

Fairport & Penfield, NY:  Responding to expressed community interest, Taylor, a local General Contractor, is building on idle land along Whitney Road for multipurpose use.  Part of the development is affordable senior apartments, The Legends at Whitney Town Center.

Public officials, members from the Fairport-Perinton Chamber Board, Taylor management and business partners gathered at 650 Whitney Road to celebrate the turning of the shovel on this property.

The road to visual progress began in 2014 with the acquisition of land.  “I bought the property and then asked my family and management, ‘What are we going to do with this?’ Taylor CEO, Jim Taylor reflected.”

Aug 08 2016

Come to the Brookdale in Fairport for an Old Fashioned Hoedown on Friday, August 26th, 2016 from 1:30pm - 4:30pm!  Wanted: Square Dancers, Seniors, Cowboys, Cowgirls.   Complimentary Admission.  Copy Cat Square Dancing Club.  Music by Jimmy Schultz.  Pulled Pork, BBQ Chicken.  Wanted: Photo Board

Aug 03 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce the Embroidery Loft as its July Business of the Month.   As a small local business, Embroidery Loft makes embroidered sportswear for individuals, small and mid-sized businesses. 

Jul 18 2016

Henderson Ford presents: You Share.  Kids Explore!  July 18th, 2016 - September 10th, 2016.  A fleet of Ford Explorers will drive your donated childern's book collection into active hands.  The annual Henderson Ford book drive is filling Ford Explorers with books for Students in School # 50, Helen Barrett Montgomery.  The books you share will provide students with the opportunity to explore our real and imaginary worlds.

Jul 11 2016

Fairport Friends and Neighbors...  If you live, work, or play in Fairport, come get to know your Fairport neighbors at this happy hour event hosted by Fairport Baptist Homes.

Jun 29 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Edge Advertising Group has been named the June 2016 Business of the Month!   Located in the Box Factory in Fairport, Edge Advertising Group was established in February 2012. Three partners who worked together over the past 14 years founded the company, which currently employs 15 advertising specialists.

Jun 28 2016

Edge Advertising Group was noted as the Chamber's June 2016 Business of the Month in the Fairport-ER Post!

http://www.fairport-erpost.com/article/20160627/NEWS/160629661/0/SEARCH

Jun 23 2016

Steamer's was in the news today, as Chamber Business of the Month for May.  The article appeared in print and online:

http://www.fairport-erpost.com/article/20160610/NEWS/160619901/0/SEARCHd

Jun 03 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber is proud to announce our 2016 Dollars for Scholars winner, Brian Bommele.  Brian will be persuing a career in business and will be attending Penn State University.  Congratulations Briand and good luck!

Jun 01 2016

Steamer's Hess, also known as Steamer's Basin Trading Company, is being recognized by the Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce as the May Business of the Month.   Steamer's has been in business since 2005 and has owned the visible corner in the Basin since the 1980s.  First, they started offering a vehicle repair service.  With the addition of the convenience store, they found it to be fun, interacting with returning customers. 

May 05 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce has named Sounds for Life as their April Business of the Month. Sounds for Life is located at 135 Sully's Trail Suite 10 Pittsford, NY and provides holistic hearing health care, focusing on education, prevention and relationships between health conditions and hearing loss. Dr. Ramona Stein has more than 20 years of experience working in hearing healthcare. She is certified by the American Speech-Language-Hearing Association, and she is a New York State licensed audiologist and hearing aid dispenser.

Apr 11 2016

Adobe (ADBE) has released an emergency update to its Flash Player after security researchers discovered a bug that allows attackers to take over and then crash users' machines.

In a statement, Adobe called the flaw a "critical vulnerability" and urged users to update as soon as possible.

Proofpoint, a computer security firm, was one of three researchers to identify the flaw, which allows ransomware to be installed on computers that visit an infected website.

Ramsomware typically encrypts users' files and demands payment in return for unlocking them.

Mar 31 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce has named Nu-Life Medical Equipment as their March Business of the Month. Nu-Life Medical is located at 7300 Pittsford Palmyra Road. The
owners have been in the medical field for several years and saw a need for accessible medical equipment on the East side of Rochester.

Mar 01 2016

Sandy Swanson, LMT: Business of the Month

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Sandy Swanson, LMT has been named its February Business of the Month. As a licensed Massage Therapist, Sandy enjoys conversing with her clients and using her hands in their healing process.  Her clients include those with disabilities, Veterans, and senior citizens. "I love what I do"...

Feb 20 2016

Join Fairport Baptist Homes at Alex and Ani in Victor.
Sip, snack and shop with others who share your passion for giving back.

http://fairportbaptisthomes.org/charmed-by-charity-event/

Feb 05 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that The Summit Federal Credit Union has been named its January Business of the Month.  The Summit opened its Perinton branch, located at 665 Moseley Road, Fairport, in June 2013. The Credit Union is a not-for-profit financial institution owned and operated exclusively by its members. .    Read more here ....

Jan 23 2016

The Chamber is looking for 1 more member to participate in FACET's Adult Spelling Bee on February 26th, 2016!  The event is a tournament style spelling bee consisting of multiple rounds of competition between teams until only one is left.

If you'd like to participate in this event, please email diane@edgeadgroup.com.

Jan 11 2016

The Perinton Volunteer Ambulance Corps hosted an event for the Fairport-Perinton Chamber. Ambulance President Jon LeRoy shared the organization's history and what tax dollars are doing for community residents.

The Perinton Volunteer Ambulance Corps was founded 50 years ago on April 30, 1965. It began as a project for the Lions Club, but became a part-time, volunteer based service on September 1 of that year. They provided basic life-support service for the residents of the Village of Fairport and the Town of Perinton. In the beginning, the service was only available evenings and weekends, but they expanded into a full 24/7 service by the late 1970s. They maintained 100% all-volunteer crew coverage for 20 years.

Jan 08 2016

The Tool Thrift Shop marks five years in business with an Anniversary Celebration on January 22 at 10 AM. The all-volunteer run Tool Thrift Shop raised $250,000 to benefit Senior Options for Independence (SOFI) which provides senior support services in the Perinton community. SOFI is a partnership with Fairport/Perinton Senior Living Council and Fairport Baptist Homes.

Jan 04 2016

The Fairport-Perinton Chamber of Commerce is pleased to announce that Rita Prince - State Farm Insurance has been named its December Business of the Month.  Located at 137 North Main Street, Fairport, the agency offers a complete range of insurance products including auto, motorcycle, home, property, life and health insurances, in addition to banking products, annuities and mutual fund.

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