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...
Local girl selling self-positivity keychains for a good cause
Haiden Laguaras, An 8 year old girl from Hilton is helping kids stand up to bullying. She has been selling keychains with uplifting messages, and the movement has gone viral. Haiden was geting bullied at school and wanted something to make her feel better. She wanted something she could... Read more
Rochester Youth Sports Expo
The invitation is going out to Rochester’s young people to get out and get active. On Saturday aspiring athletes got a taste of a variety of sports at The Main Street Armory at the second annual City Youth Sports Expo. The Rochester School System, the city’s rec centers, and the... Read more
Rochester rolls out the style at the Sunshine Kids Gala
The Rochester community was out in style and grace in honor of some children with disabilities. The Rochester Auto Dealers and the Rochester Rotary teamed up Saturday night for the 10th Annual Sunshine Kids Gala. The event is put on to benefit the Rotary Sunshine Campus, a campground for... Read more
Relatives, colleagues offer somber salutes to former Monroe County Sheriff’s deputy
Relatives and law enforcement colleagues offered somber salutes for the former trailblazing Monroe County Sheriff’s Deputy Joseph Bradford after Bradford was discovered dead on Wednesday. The 81 year old, who suffered from dementia, had been the subject of a widespread search when he was reported missing on Tuesday. According... Read more
Rochester School Board approves response to distinguished educator’s report
On Wednesday night, the Rochester School Board approved its response to the distinguished educator’s findings on the Rochester City School District. The report released in November from state-appointed Distinguished Educator Jamie Acquino was very critical of the district. For the full distinguished educator report, click here. In the report, Acquino highlighted 106 issues within... Read more
Kids from Harley’s Lower School craft valentines for Meals on Wheels recipients
With Valentine’s Day next week, a group of students from Harley’s Lower School crafted hundreds of valentines for recipients of Meals on Wheels. Kindergarteners and first graders have been doing this for the past ten years. The cards will be distributed to Meals on Wheels recipients along with their... Read more
Buffalo men arrested after trying to use fake $100 bills at Geneseo Wegmans
Two Buffalo men have been arrested after deputies say they tried to pass off two fake $100 bills at the Wegmans in Geneseo. Elijah Davis and Tawan Davis, both 22, are charged with criminal possession of a forged instrument and petit larceny. The Livingston County Sheriff says the men... Read more
How do local schools teach black history?
February marks the start of Black History Month. It’s a time designated to honor and acknowledge the contributions of black Americans. News10NBC looks into whether local schools are doing enough to teach students about all cultures and their efforts to improve. Northeast College Prep senior JosiahTavolino is learning how... Read more
T-Mobile: At least 1,000 jobs coming to Rochester area pending merger approval
T-Mobile US and Sprint Corporation announced Tuesday that if their merger is approved, one of the company’s five new customer service centers will be placed in the Greater Rochester area. The T-Mobile Customer Experience Centers will focus on supporting new T-Mobile customers by allowing them to work directly with a team of highly-skilled... Read more
Police seized 31,040 bags worth of heroin/fentanyl in Monroe Co. over the past year
In its first year, the Monroe County Heroin Task Force seized more than 30,000 bags worth of heroin and fentanyl. According to the Heroin Task Force, between February 2018 and late January 2019, police in Monroe County seized 1,862 grams of heroin and fentanyl, the equivalent of 31,040 bags... Read more