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Theresa VanWormer

A recent convert to the Finger Lakes region, Theresa VanWormer is a new addition to the FLVC team as a content creator. A lover of the outdoors, small businesses, and good food, she is excited to experience all this region has to offer. In her free time, Theresa likes to find fun ways to exercise, loves to try new wine with her friends, and is always reading something. Theresa moved to Rochester four years ago from Watertown, NY to attend St. John Fisher University. She graduated in December 2022 and received her bachelor’s degree in English, dual minors in Marketing and Media Communication, and completed a program to receive a NYS Professional Writing Certificate.

Golf Training for Beginners at Dick's House of Sport

Have you ever wondered what it’s like to train like a golf pro? In honor of the PGA Championship 2023 visiting Oak Hill in Rochester this year, I was interested in finding out where I could get some much needed help with my swing in Ontario County. You know, to prepare me for the chance to meet my…

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Downtown Canandaigua Hosts the Wedding March

You’ve found your forever partner and all that’s left to do is to tie the knot! Easy, right? On Saturday, March 4 th , Downtown Canandaigua will transform into the complete wedding planning location. The Downtown Canandaigua Wedding Professionals are hosting The Wedding March, where businesses will…

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Local Mocktail Recipes from the Finger Lakes

At Visit Finger Lakes, we’ve picked up on the trend of enjoying the “specialness” of a cocktail but preferring to go non-alcoholic. We called some of our local restaurants and asked them for their mocktail specialties. We hope you’ll go to each to try it – but in the meantime, have a little extra…

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Beet Salad Recipe from The Lake House on Canandaigua

The Lake House on Canandaigua is home to Rose Tavern, a delicious and locally-sourced restaurant in Ontario County. Their menu is composed of seasonally curated New American dishes that always deliver a burst of flavor. As we transition out of the winter season, we wanted to give one final shout out…

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