Monday, January 20, 2014
A tragedy in the next town over — Three people killed in Penfield fire. The youngest victim "gave his own life to try and save his family" — Two adults, eight-year-old boy killed in Fondiller Avenue house fire.
The Burned-Over District is a term used by some to describe the region of Western New York in the historical period of 1800-1850. It is also sometimes called the Second Great Awakening with a combination of religious, social and political elements.