How area municipalities earned their names
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Wednesday, November 21, 2018
Do you know how your community got its name, and when? Areas in Western New York came by their names in some clever, creative and fanciful ways. (Some mundane ones, too.) History being what it is, of course, not all the information is 100 percent verifiable. The bulk of information supplied is from a 2006 story by News reporter Charity Vogel.