The Monroe County West collection includes local news and feature coverage of events, parishes and people in suburbs on the west side of Monroe County, including Brockport, Charlotte, Churchville, Gates, Greece, Hilton, Spencerport, NY.
Parishes featured in this collection include St. Martin de Porres Parish (St. Columba in Caledonia, St. Mary of the Assumption in Scottsville, St. Vincent de Paul in Churchville); Parish of the Holy Family in Gates; St. Pius X, Chili; St. Christopher’s Church, North Chili; Nativity of the Blessed Virgin Mary, Brockport; Holy Cross, Charlotte; St. Elizabeth Ann Seton, Hamlin; St. Leo; Hilton, St. John the Evangelist, Spencerport. St. Nicholas the Wonderworker, a Melkite Greek Catholic Church, is located within the Diocese of Rochester’s geographic borders, in Gates.
Monroe County as whole, including the city for which the diocese is named, forms the northwestern corner of the Diocese of Rochester’s 12-county area. It is one of three regional areas within the diocese for which the Courier provides local news coverage, along with the Finger Lakes and the Southern Tier.