Over 250,000 Students Have Tested Postive For COVID-19 Since Returning Back To School

September 14, 2021

I came across this news story that did a report on children testing positive for COVID-19 since the return of the new school. The report shows that over 250,000 students tested positive for COVID-19 since returning to school within the last month. The data is based on children that returned to school between August 26th […]

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Second Part Of Grants Now Available For Small Business Affected By Pandemic

September 14, 2021

Small business owners there is some good news if and you didn’t get help from the first grant initiative. You will have another opportunity for help if you are in need of financial relief. Monroe County Executive Adam Bello announced the Fast Forward Monroe 2.0 initiative Wednesday. The initiative is to help small businesses affected […]

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Busta Rhymes Takes Over VMA Stage

September 14, 2021

Busta Rhymes took the stage for the 2021 VMAs in a surprise performance and t his show-stopping set made his legend status very clear. Legendary rapper was introduced by Swizz Beatz. Busta Rhymes opened with his 1997 classic song “Put Your Hands Where My Eyes Can See,” serving as a reminder of how electrifying a […]

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Attention Apple Users: Update Your iPhone

September 14, 2021

Do you own an Apple product? If so, update your product as soon as possible. Yesterday, Apple released an emergency update after Apple researchers uncovered a security flaw that could allow hackers to secretly install spyware on your Apple devices, even if you do nothing, not even click on a link. According to Apple, this […]

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Rochester Businesses Prepare For Federal Mandate

September 14, 2021

Due to an upcoming federal mandate, 80 million workers will be given the choice to get the COVID vaccine or get tested weekly, or if you work in healthcare there may not be a testing option. In the greater Rochester area, the mandate could affect nearly 700 businesses that employ more than 100 workers. Mary-Joy […]

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Lil Nas X Performs at MTV VMAs and Wins Video of the Year

September 13, 2021

Lil Nas X has had one epic year, and last night he took over the 2021 MTV VMAs. It has been 40 years since MTV began, and Lil Nas X severed the stage. He was introduced by Emmy winner Billy Porter. X came out with a marching band and then jumped into his number 2 […]

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Tropical Storm Nicholas Threatens the Gulf Coast

September 13, 2021

Last night, Tropical Storm Nicholas was headed toward the Texas coast threatening to bring heavy rain and floods to coastal areas of Texas, Mexico, and Louisiana. A hurricane watch was issued for the central portion of the Texas coast with much of the state’s coastline now under a tropical storm warning, according to the National […]

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Wegman-Brand Egg Carton Package Changing to 100% Biodegradable

September 13, 2021

The polystyrene foam containers are what Wegmans-brand eggs are currently packaged in, but the company just announced a major change. Wegmans had made the announcement that it has phased out that packaging in favor of cartons that are made from 100% post-consumer recycled newsprint and paper products and are recyclable, compostable, and biodegradable. By making […]

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Nelly’s Latest Album ‘Heartland’ Hits the Country Charts

September 12, 2021

Nelly has countlessly charted the Billboard charts, but this time around, he took a different route. His latest album, ‘Heartland,’ the rapper’s first country album debuted at number 7 on the Top Country Albums chart. Nelly’s EP includes appearances by Florida Georgia Line, Kane Brown, Blanco Brown, and the legendary Darius Rucker. Back in January, […]

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Epic Games Vs Apple in Lawsuit: What The Ruling Means For iPhone Users

September 12, 2021

On Friday, a federal judge issued a long-awaited ruling in Fortnite maker Epic Games’ legal battle with Apple over its App Store policies. Apple did land some small wins, but neither got what it wanted. U.S. District Judge Yvonne Gonzalez Rogers said Apple is breaking the law by forcing people to pay for apps and […]

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