Upcoming Rochester Pop-up Shop Is An Example of Kwanzaa’s “Cooperative Economics” Principle
Rochester, New York—On Saturday, December 29 from 1 p.m. until 6 p.m., local celebrity photographer Christopher Cardwell of GoodKnews...
Miss Taleah Elliott is Young, Gifted And Going Places
Taleah Elliott is a young author/ influencer who wrote her first book at the tender age of 5 years...
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. Commemorates 112 Years of Leadership
Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity, Inc. is the first black collegiate fraternal organization of the nine black Greek letter organizations...
Rochester coalition reveals five recommendations to curb gun violence
Keeping in accordance with their name, the coalition laid out recommendations that they believe will help curb gun violence in Rochester. —- ROCHESTER FIRST 00 Read more
RIT hosts middle school students for Engineers Week
Even though they were on break, middle school students were eager to learn at RIT on Wednesday. Nearly fifty students filled the labs at RIT as part of National Engineers Week. Students learned about 3D printing and making batteries. They also got the chance to visit labs and the... Read more
Flights delayed, canceled at Rochester airport
If you are flying into the Greater Rochester International Airport, good luck! Arriving flights at the airport are canceled from Washington, New York City, and Baltimore. Advertisement – Content Continues Below A few flights set to leave from Rochester are currently delayed and a flight to New York City is... Read more
Community helps grant 18 year old boy’s selfless dying wish
An 18 year old boy’s dying wish has been granted, thanks to members of the Rochester community. The wish wasn’t for himself, but his sister and nephew. Evelice Ortiz has been without her brother, Alejandro, for about a week now and she already misses him dearly. Alejandro was born with... Read more
Rochester man arrested in Boston in connection to racist flyers
A Rochester man is among three men charged after police investigated racist posters in East Boston. Tylar Larson, 18, is charged with carrying a dangerous weapon. He was arrested with two Boston-area men: Christopher Hood and Matthew Wolf. Hood is also charged with carrying a dangerous weapon. Wolf is... Read more
Six hundred students take part in BrickHack Hackathon
Six hundred students from around the country pounded their computer keyboards for 24 hours as part of the BrickHack Hackathon at R.I.T. on Saturday and Sunday. The event was a chance for coders to get together and invent new things like games, security tricks, or apps. “We give them... Read more
Adding a citizenship question to census could impact Rochester
The decision of whether or not to add a citizenship question to the 2002 census is going all the way to the Supreme Court. The Southern District of New York has already ruled in favor of the New York Immigration Coalition- who sued the Department of Commerce and other... Read more
Local leaders react to national emergency declaration
Local politicians reacted to President Trump’s declaration of a national emergency in regards to border security. Representatives Chris Collins and Joe Morelle had very different opinions on the announcement. Morelle said he is frustrated with the president’s suggestion to move money Congress had previously allocated to other projects. When... Read more
Rochester’s Roots: Anna Murray Douglass
You may not know her name or her story, but she’s one of the most important people in abolitionist history, especially here in Rochester. Anna Murray Douglass was the first wife of famed abolitionist and writer Frederick Douglass. News10NBC spoke with Richard Newman, a history professor at RIT. He... Read more
Rochester International Airport glows in red light
To mark Women’s Heart Health Month, the new canopy at the Rochester International Airport is aglow in red light. The red lights are fitting for Valentine’s day but also mark the county’s participation in the national movement to end heart disease and stroke in women. The canopy will illuminate... Read more