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Breakfast with Santa

Breakfast with Santa

The Empire Township Historical Museum is happy to announce that it is hosting a Breakfast with Santa on Saturday, Dec. 12 at the recently remodeled Woody’s Restaurant in LeRoy.  Please come and have breakfast with Elvis, Marilyn, the Blues Brothers and especially Santa. Woody’s is generously donating 25 percent of sales from 6 a.m. to … Continue Reading

World Trade Center Artifact on Display at Museum

World Trade Center Artifact on Display at Museum

The Empire Township Historical Museum has received an artifact which will evoke a lot of emotion for many visitors. After several years of paperwork, an artifact from one of the World Trade Center towers which were destroyed on Sept. 11, 2001 arrived at the museum. An official unveiling was held Saturday, June 13, 2014. It… Continue Reading

Turkey Trot had a carnival atmosphere

Turkey Trot had a carnival atmosphere

One of the more unique events in LeRoy history was Turkey Trot Day. According to the LeRoy history book red edition of “Heritage of the Prairie,” a jaunty spirit would pervade the crowds on Turkey Trot Day. The town would swarm with people hoping to catch a turkey or other fowl for Thanksgiving dinner. It… Continue Reading

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