FREE Fans For Seniors

July 18, 2019

If you’ve been keeping an eye on the weather forecast then you’re probably already aware of the heat wave coming this way! Thanks to Lifespan, the Fan Club and Meals on Wheels seniors and children with disabilities who don’t have access to air conditioning are eligible to receive a FREE fan to keep them cool. […]

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Jam Squad Recap: Foodlink’s Curbside Market

July 17, 2019

Written by Jaheim Foodlink will be on the move all summer long helping to make healthy and affordable food more accessible to the public. On the 13th of July, the kind souls behind Foodlink and the crew from the WDKX Jam Squad all came together at 111 Chestnut street, Reformation Lutheran Church, to bring awareness […]

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“The Color of Law”

July 17, 2019

Written by Ari When you hear the phrase “Color of Law” what comes to mind? Is it the thought of unlawful acts perpetrated by cops because of one’s skin color? Or does the word unfairness pop up, in regards to our justice system? If so, then you’re right on the money. We tend to be […]

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Trouble At The Blue Cross Arena

July 16, 2019

Written by DJ Sight Last week we reported that the Jehovah’s Witness convention would not be coming to Rochester’s Blue Cross Arena this year after 3 decades. We just learned there are more events that are not coming back. This year Sesame Street Live, Disney On Ice and Monster Jam, which makes a yearly stop […]

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Foodlink’s Curbside Market!

July 12, 2019

Do you ever just crave fresh fruit? Or maybe even think back to a time where you went for those long drives; saw fresh fruit and produce stands and parked on the side of the road to get some? Those were fun times right? Well, we have the perfect event for you to satisfy that […]

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Abandoned Home on City’s East Side Attracts Huge Pile of Trash

July 12, 2019

An abandoned home on Holbrooke street on the city’s east side has been attracting a lot of attention from neighbors and the media… but not for good reason. According to nearby residents, the home is covered in trash inside and out and has been attracting rodents, roaches, and more than two dozen stray cats. Doors […]

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Mayor Warren Declares Cool Sweep for Thursday, July 11

July 11, 2019

Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced that Cool Sweep operations will be in effect today, Thursday, July 11, 2019, to provide residents with opportunities to get relief from the heat with cooling sprays from fire hydrants and extended hours at Genesee Valley Park Pool. Spray Parks will be open normal hours. Cool Sweep – presented by Avangrid […]

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MOVE IT!

July 11, 2019

Written by Atu Get up, get out and get something! Don’t let the days of your life pass by. You’ve got to get up, get out and get somethin’ because you and I got to do for You and I 😃🎶🎵 There’s an energy out here that comes in the summer. The sun creates the […]

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FREE Downtown Lunchtime Concert Series Begins This Week

July 10, 2019

Mayor Lovely A. Warren announced today that the City’s summertime workday concert series will repeat this year at Midtown Commons (the corner of Cortland and Elm Streets). Beginning today, the concerts will be held from noon to 2 p.m. each Wednesday in July and August. The concerts will be held on Wednesdays through August 28. […]

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Mayor Warren to Cut Ribbon on New Troup Street Soccer Field

July 10, 2019

Mayor Lovely A. Warren will cut the ribbon on a new soccer field at Troup Street Park. The soccer field was installed to accommodate the neighborhood’s growing immigrant and refugee population. Time: 11 a.m. Date: Wednesday, July 10, 2019 Location: Troup Street Park, 210-266 Troup St.

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