U.P. author honored by home town

Donna Winters, a resident of Fayette on the Garden Peninsula and the author of 17 novels about the Great Lakes, was recently honored by the city of Brockport, N.Y., the Erie Canal village where she grew up and the primary setting of her latest novel, “The Bluebird of Brockport.” The town’s mayor proclaimed April as “The Bluebird of Brockport” month.