• Hamilton Mill Deconstruction

    So many people have been talking about the Hamilton Mill and its deconstruction. We thought we’d share some historic info. William Hamilton was born in Caledonia in 1832. He started the business in 1859 with a flour milling business in Honeoye Falls and the grain elevator in Caledonia. The company specialized in pastry flour under the brand name “White Frost” which was distributed throughout the northeast (see the 1919 ad in photos). William Hamilton died in 1912 and his son, William V. Hamilton took over management of the mill. At the 1893 World’s Fair in Chicago, Mr. Hamilton entered his White Chaff Red Wheat and won an award “for fine,…

  • Diving for Pearls

    We invite the community to join us for a virtual Diving for Pearls event on Tuesday, November 16th at 7pm with Jay Stetzer. Diving for Pearls is a storytelling project; we began this project by bringing together community members to let them tell their stories of our community. We are continuing this series with a virtual event, and we hope you will join us with your pearls of wisdom. The link to join us is below! https://zoom.us/j/91409378635?pwd=TmUrUDcrbXVEUnoxS2JtUC9wVjhzZz09 Meeting ID: 914 0937 8635 Passcode: QY6Zzt