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...
October begins push to recognize signs of domestic violence
October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month, as the community joins to support survivors. In the town of Greece, collaboration is the theme of the month to show that working together can help. Police said young children need to learn the signs of domestic violence. According to a report released... Read more
Computer system breached at Honeoye Falls-Lima CSD
District officials in Honeoye Falls-Lima are warning parents about unlawful access to its computer system.According to the district, on September 19, officials discovered someone had accessed an administrative account on the Schooltool student information management system. Officials say while the system was accessed, it doesn’t appear any records were... Read more
Park dedicated to Latasha Shaw, mother murdered more than a decade ago
For Charnette Grayson, the intersection of Dewey and Driving Park Avenues in Rochester is a tragic reminder of her sister’s murder 11 years ago. “Just to witness it was enough,” Grayson said. “It took years. The dreams, the nightmares, losing sleep – a lot of that is gone, but... Read more
Judge Astacio to be arraigned on gun charge Monday
Rochester City Court Judge Leticia Astacio is set to be arraigned Monday.Last month, she was indicted on one count of attempted criminal purchase of a weapon. Astacio was arrested after allegedly trying to buy a gun from Dick’s Sporting Goods. Prosecutors argued that violated the terms of her probation; Astacio’s... Read more
Thousands gather to raise money for Special Olympics
Thousands gathered at the Walk for Inclusion at Nazareth College Sunday morning. The Golisano Foundation, Nazareth College students, Special Olympics New York athletes, and Friends of Inclusion walked to raise awareness for those with disabilities, as well as to celebrate 50 years of the Special Olympics. The main goal... Read more
Do this to freeze your credit
A new law has taken effect to help you freeze your credit for free in an attempt to keep scammers from getting your personal information and taking out credit in your name.Scott Adair of the New York State Society of CPA’s discussed the new law and how to take... Read more
Junior League volunteers help turn a house into a home
A group of volunteers from the Junior League of Rochester spent Sunday afternoon turning a house into a home. Operated by the not-for-profit Person Center Housing Options, the home on Central Park in Rochester will keep a homeless family together as a unit while they search for permanent housing.... Read more
Two women test dress code policy at East End bars as race debate continues
It was a routine night of socializing in the East End for 24-year-old Paige Richardson. After 11 p.m. on Saturday, she decided to stop in at Brass Bar and Lounge. But before the bouncer looked at her ID, he turned her away because of the bar’s dress code; she was wearing black jeans... Read more
Community remember girls involved in fatal Latta Rd. crash, as driver turns herself in
New details are surfacing regarding the fatal crash that killed a high school senior in June. Brianna Scarpulla, 18, turned herself over to police on Wednesday. She is being charged with manslaughter in the death of her best friend, Paige Smith. Scarpulla and the Smith were just days from... Read more
Graffiti decrying racism scrawled on windows of East End bars, clubs
Graffiti has been found painted on the windows multiple businesses in the East End district of Rochester, depicting them as having racist dress code policies. Photos sent to 13WHAM News by a viewer show at least three businesses with words and phrases calling out the establishments for racism. Murphy’s... Read more