City of Rochester

This year's Fringe Festival to see the return of Plasticiens Volants

Organizers of this year’s KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival have announced the headliner for the annual free, outdoor show at what is called, “Friday ...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Tue, 06/25/2019 - 2:05pm
»

Rochester youth organize peace rally

Success Beyond Negativity (SBN) is a group of young people in Rochester who have lost loved ones due to violence. Their goal is to encourage people to...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Sun, 06/23/2019 - 12:53pm
»

Main and Gibbs Streets get a new look

Early Sunday morning local artist Shawn Dunwoody, and about 75 volunteers worked on a unique project. Together they painted the "composers' crossing," a...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Sun, 06/23/2019 - 8:42pm
»

Rochester gets help from foundations to try and increase economic stability for its citizens

Rochester is one of ten American cities selected to participate in an initiative to identify and measure ways to accelerate the economic stability of...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Mon, 06/24/2019 - 5:20am
»

RTS announces new fare structure for seniors, veterans and people with disabilities

Officials at RTS have announced a new fare structure for military veterans, seniors and people with disabilities. One of the changes involves the 50...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 06/19/2019 - 6:44am
»

New development plans for the former Hotel Cadillac

There may be new life coming to some old hotel buildings on Chestnut Street in downtown Rochester. The buildings are the Hotel Cadillac, and a building...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Thu, 06/13/2019 - 12:08pm
»

Thousands to take part in annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Rochester

Tuesday is a big day for running and walking in downtown Rochester. At 7 p.m, the 29 th annual J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge will be held. It’s a 3.5...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Tue, 06/04/2019 - 5:04am
»

Rochester City Council approves Police Accountability Board

Tuesday night was a milestone in a decades-long fight over how police misconduct claims in Rochester should be handled. Rochester City Council passed a...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Wed, 05/22/2019 - 7:05am
»

Art used to inspire a community affected by gun violence

Moms Demand Action for Gun Sense in America is a national organization dedicated to ending gun violence. Over the weekend the local chapter channeled...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Mon, 05/20/2019 - 2:09am
»

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren unveils 'Rochester 2034'

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren is unveiling the public draft of a plan designed to guide the city’s policy decisions for the next 15 years. The plan...
Original Story: 
Published Date: 
Thu, 05/16/2019 - 4:25pm
»
Syndicate content