Hair Salon Offering Free Hair Styles on 4th Sundays
The Blow Dry Lounge (BDL) inside the Mall at Greece Ridge Mall is partnering with Building Better Foundations mentorship...
BLOG: Let’s Talk About Cannabis on Tuesday, October 15
Blog: Submitted by Mary Kruger, ROC NORML Communities and Cannabis is a series of events hosted by Roc NORML...
Best Happy Hour And Networking Experience In Rochester
POWER HOUR is a new way of networking! This mid-week happy hour event is for local movers and shakers...
RTA looking to help teachers that may be laid off with transition to new jobs
The Rochester Teachers Association is trying to help with the transition after more than 150 of their members were told they’re likely to be laid off. The RTA hosted a “drop-in” session where teachers could get information about unemployment benefits, health care options and job openings. Karen Lahr taught... Read more
Liberty Pole shines bright during annual lighting
A sign of the fast approaching holiday season on display this weekend. The Liberty Pole in downtown Rochester was shining bright Saturday night. Families gathered for the annual lighting, along with Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren. Even Santa Clause made an appearance. The festivities continued as families and friends marched... Read more
Buffalo Bills report card: Josh Allen, offense were terrible and let the defense down
You hear it all the time in locker rooms at every level, how one of the biggest keys to victory is playing complementary football. What that means is offense helping the defense, defense in turn helping the offense, and then you bake an occasional contribution from special teams into... Read more
Genesee Brew House lights keg tree
The Genesee Brew House’s Christmas keg tree is lit! It’s made of 520 empty kegs, stacked almost three stories high. It’s at the Genesee Brew House on Cataract Street. It was the 6th annual keg tree lighting. — WHEC 00 Read more
RCSD teachers, employees receive notice of layoffs
Some teachers in the Rochester City School District received notice Friday informing them that they would be losing their jobs. Rochester Paraprofessionals Union President Angie Rivera says 22 paraprofessionals in the district were told they would be laid off and he says of those positions are among the lowest-paying... Read more
Rochester Teachers Association planning next steps, layoff notices expected to go out this week
Loretta Cross gazed with worry at the graphic covered with numbers depicting the Rochester school district’s plan to eliminate 359 jobs, which included laying off 152 teachers. “All these numbers… It’s scary. It’s scary,” she said. “And if the parents were to look at this. They would say the... Read more
‘Tis the season: Rockefeller Center Christmas tree lights up
One of the brightest signs of the holiday season has come to light. The Rockefeller Center Christmas tree was officially turned on Wednesday night, at an event featuring celebrities including Idina Menzel, Lea Michele and Ne-Yo among the performers. The tree, a Norway spruce that’s more than 60 years... Read more
Girls Varsity Basketball team honors Officers Ortiz, Wright at first responders night
The Greece Olympia Girls Varsity Basketball team hosted first responders night on Monday, and honored some local police officers. The team honored Officer Ortiz, and Rochester Police Officer Denny Wright attended the game, where he received a warm reception. Wright was stabbed during a call on Peck Street in... Read more
Good Question: Where are the Red Wings getting their field?
The Rochester Red Wings are getting a brand new field — a long-overdue project. Frontier Field hasn’t had a new baseball diamond in about 12 years. Teams usually swap them out every six to eight. So where did the Red Wings go to get their new turf? And why... Read more
ROC Lights at Victor Hills Celebrates Inaugural Season
This is the inaugural season for a massive holiday display in Victor. ROC Lights at Victor Hills has been in the works for over a year, showcasing around one million lights on the course. “It takes about 25 to 30 minutes to get through and there’s a bunch of... Read more