Rufus Monson Funeral Saturday

       Mr. Monson know to me as Mr. Chicken provided knowledge of the Rochester music market by allowing me to access to his juke box and listen to conversations of music he and his associates liked.  Thanks Mr. Chicken for making memory lane the staple of music and memories in Rochester.  I will always remember […]

South Korea New Law Will Make Citizens A Year Younger

      We know other countries have different systems in place in order to run things. In South Korea there’s going to be some changes in law coming soon. When a person is born there they are already one years old instead of waiting 12 months. The new bill passed by the National Assembly will now make […]

PAB Has New Interim Executive Director

      The local PAB has named a new interim executive director Sherry Walker-Cowart. The last several months the PAB has been in the news with reports of in-house fighting resulting in some top people getting fired. The new director has more than 20 years in leadership roles; she also served as City of Rochester Traffic Violation […]

Big Box Retailers Suffers Due to Shoplifters

     The CEO of Walmart Doug McMillon is stressing that if people keep stealing from the store it could cause inflation and also some locations across the country to shut down. Walmart isn’t the only big box store dealing with an increase of theft, a survey showed in 2021 that retailers lost almost $100 billion dollars […]

You May Have An “Oops” Email About Your Student-Debt Forgiveness?

     I you are one of the 9 million Americans with student loans who had applied for the Biden administration’s student-debt forgiveness program? Well, you may have mistakenly received an email last month that said their applications had been approved. The messages were part of updates the Department of Education issued in November to inform 16 million […]

Lizzo’s Mom Presents People’s Champion Award to Her

If you missed the People’s Choice Awards, it was a night full of laughs, love, and champions! Lizzo was awarded the People’s Champion Award, with her mom Shari Johnson-Jefferson presenting her with the trophy. Lizzo stated: “To be an icon isn’t about how long you’ve had your platform. Being an icon is what you do […]

Valentine’s Soul Jam 2/10/2023

September 10, 2022
      Where:  RBTL Auditorium Theatre 885 East Main Street Rochester, New York        

Rufus Monson Funeral Saturday

       Mr. Monson know to me as Mr. Chicken provided knowledge of the Rochester music market by allowing me to access to his juke box and listen to conversations of music he and his associates liked.  Thanks Mr. Chicken for making memory lane the staple of music and memories in Rochester.  I will always remember […]

South Korea New Law Will Make Citizens A Year Younger

      We know other countries have different systems in place in order to run things. In South Korea there’s going to be some changes in law coming soon. When a person is born there they are already one years old instead of waiting 12 months. The new bill passed by the National Assembly will now make […]

PAB Has New Interim Executive Director

      The local PAB has named a new interim executive director Sherry Walker-Cowart. The last several months the PAB has been in the news with reports of in-house fighting resulting in some top people getting fired. The new director has more than 20 years in leadership roles; she also served as City of Rochester Traffic Violation […]

Big Box Retailers Suffers Due to Shoplifters

     The CEO of Walmart Doug McMillon is stressing that if people keep stealing from the store it could cause inflation and also some locations across the country to shut down. Walmart isn’t the only big box store dealing with an increase of theft, a survey showed in 2021 that retailers lost almost $100 billion dollars […]

Rufus Monson Funeral Saturday

       Mr. Monson know to me as Mr. Chicken provided knowledge of the Rochester music market by allowing me to access to his juke box and listen to conversations of music he and his associates liked.  Thanks Mr. Chicken for making memory lane the staple of music and memories in Rochester.  I will always remember […]

Ex-Bills Punter Azaria Faces No Criminal Charges

Former Buffalo Bills punter Matt Araiza and two of his college teammates will not face criminal charges after gang-raping a 17-year-old girl while Araiza attended San Diego State University. In October 2021, an off-campus party was held, where the sexual assault occurred. The San Diego Police Department passed along the investigation to the San Diego […]

Rochester Man Collects 200 Coats For Kids At The Maplewood Library

     James Murphy is a Rochester man who collected 200 new and gently-used coats for kids of all ages. This month, Murphy will be giving away coats at the Maplewood Library on Dewey Avenue. James started the Brother Murphy’s Coat Drive in 2012 in memory of his wife, says this is just one way he can […]

Gov. Hochul Announces $10 Million Downtown Revitalization Effort in Rochester

Yesterday, Governor Kathy Hochul announced a $10 million plan to revitalize a once-bustling section of downtown Rochester that’s fallen into disrepair over the years. This new plan includes five projects, with $4 million going toward transforming the corner of Main Street and Clinton Avenue. Mayor Malik Evans stated: “I kept saying it was an abomination […]

Valentine’s Soul Jam 2/10/2023

      Where:  RBTL Auditorium Theatre 885 East Main Street Rochester, New York        

Student Arts Foundation Presents Arts Day

  Calling All Rochester Youth Ages 6 – 15 Event Details: student arts event Aug 20

11th Annual Community Health Fair

  Boys & Girls Club of Rochester 500 Genesee St. Rochester, NY 14611 Event Details: 2022 health fair poster

2022 ROC Summer Soul Music Festival

  AUGUST 26th – 28th, 2022 Tickets Onsale Now @ RocSummerSoulFest.com SCHEDULE Friday, August 26, 2022​ Roc Summer Soul Tailgate “R & B Live Edition” 5:00pm – 11:00pm Frontier Field VIP Lot Saturday, August 27, 2022​ Community Block Party & Job Fair 10:00am – 4:00pm Frontier Field VIP Lot Free Community Event 26TH Annual Roc Summer […]

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