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...
The Beat 1055 New Incentive Program for High School Students
WLGZ-FM The Beat 1055 will be at University Prep Charter School for Young Men (UPREP) this week to premiere...
Original Play to Preview at Avenue Blackbox Theatre on Joseph Ave.
Source: Avenue Blackbox Eventbrite The Avenue Blackbox Theatre closes its successful inaugural season with its most ambitious production to...
Canandaigua Police searching for missing 14-year-old girl
Canandaigua Police need your help finding a missing 14-year-old girl. Police say Chyann Hennigan was last seen around noon Tuesday in the area of South Main Street in the City of Canandaigua. Advertisement – Content Continues Below She is described as 5’2″ and 100 pounds with black hair and... Read more
Mazda recalls over 262K vehicles to fix engine stall problem
Mazda is recalling more than 262,000 SUVs and cars in the U.S. to fix a software problem that could cause the engines to stall unexpectedly. The recall covers certain Mazda6 midsize sedans and CX-5 SUVs from the 2018 and 2019 model years. Also included are Mazda3 small cars from... Read more
Free eats at Chick-fil-A Cow Appreciation Day on July 9
This news just came across the Chicken Wire: Rustle up your cow costumes and get mooooooving to Chick-fil-A for free eats on Tuesday, July 9. Dress like a cow to get a free entree for breakfast, lunch and dinner until 7 p.m. at participating locations during the 15th annual... Read more
Rochester puts Cool Sweep into effect as heat hits region
The City of Rochester has Cool Sweep operations in effect on Friday as high temperatures hit the region. It is the first Cool Sweep of the year. Advertisement – Content Continues Below According to a press release from the city, Mayor Lovely Warren’s announcement means that additional efforts will... Read more
Festive Fourth of July despite rain, power outages
Music, food, sunshine – and, naturally, fireworks – provided the perfect backdrop for Independence Day fun. Parades and festivals were held throughout the area on the Fourth of July. In Downtown Rochester, performers hit the stage on Main Street while people danced. Others enjoyed the show from lawn chairs.... Read more
Downtown Rochester closures in place for Fourth of July
There will be some closures in downtown Rochester for the July 4 celebration on Thursday, with one part of Main Street remaining closed until early Friday morning. The streets affected will be: •    Main Street, from St. Paul Street to State Street will be closed to vehicle traffic from... Read more
Fourth of July celebrations in the Rochester area
Looking for something to do in the Rochester area as America celebrates its independence? Here is a list of fireworks and Fourth of July celebrations taking place in the area. JULY 3 Advertisement – Content Continues Below The yearly Ring of Fire celebration will take place on Conesus Lake... Read more
City announces a partnership with Collaborative to get electric vehicles
The city of Rochester has announced that it will join the “climate mayors electric vehicle purchasing collaborative.” The project is designed to electrify municipal fleets. By switching to electric vehicles, the city is helping to cut greenhouse gas emissions, taxpayer money, and improve public health. Rochester is one of... Read more
NFL player to pay for 11-year-old shooting victim’s funeral
Buffalo Bills defensive end Shaq Lawson says he will pay for the funeral of an 11-year-old South Carolina girl who died after someone fired more than 35 shots at her home. News outlets report a family member announced Lawson’s contribution Wednesday evening at a vigil for Ja’Naiya Scott. Someone... Read more
East High School student credits partnership with U. or R. for helping him graduate
Graduation now less than 24 hours away for Maurice Coney, III.“This is exciting. Can’t believe this,” he says. Opening his cap and gown makes it feel real. “Can’t believe this,” he says. “Four years, I’ve been waiting for this moment.” The senior at East High School will receive his... Read more