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What You Need To Know Before You Go The Lilac Festival This Year

We have had a few discussions on the Watercooler in the past about the Lilac Festival and some of the incidents that occurred at the yearly festival. We’ve also mentioned in years past that change will come and folks won’t like it when it happens and guess what?!…

Change is here.   Continue reading What You Need To Know Before You Go The Lilac Festival This Year

Rochester Police And U.S. Marshal’s Looking For Five Missing Children

Rochester Police are looking for five children from the Rochester area 5-year-old Mark Johnson Jr., 8-year-old William Manigault-Philpot, 10-year-old Marnaisha Johnson, 11-year-old Janiarha Johnson, and 12-year-old Kiyana Johnson.

RPD and the U.S. Marshal Service believe 50-year-old Mark Johnson and his wife Ice-Lynn Johnson have the children and are moving around between Rochester and Buffalo.

According to News 8 Cathy Harrison has not seen her three children with Mark Johnson – Marnaisha, Janiarha, and Kiyana Johnson since June.

Authorities are looking for a 2005 Chrysler 300 with NY license plate, HGB-8673 that belongs to Johnson.

If you have any information please call 911 immediately.

Mannequin Challenge The Rochester Edition

The ROC is definitely representing when it comes to the #mannequinchallenge!

Check out the top three starting with the largest mannequin challenge so far with 1300 students at the United Negro College Fund HBCU Empower Me Tour – filmed by GoodKnews Photography.

(Click the photo to see video)

UNCF Mannequin  Challenge Empower Me Tour HBCU Rochester NY Filmed By GoodKnews
UNCF Mannequin Challenge Empower Me Tour HBCU Rochester NY Filmed By GoodKnews

Here are a couple more which an officer from RPD even got in on the fun on the third one.

More to come so stay tuned!