Orlando Florida & Disney World Becomes A Covid-19 Hotspot

July 30, 2021

The mayor of Orlando,  Florida is saying the city is in a crisis mode with the uptick in covid-19 numbers raising at 1,000 cases a day. Florida is 5th in the nation with new covid-19 infections. What’s dangerous about this is that people from all over the country travel to Orlando to Disney World resort. […]

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The Fourth of July for the Negro

July 4, 2021

The Meaning of July Fourth for the Negro by Frederick Douglass   A speech given in Rochester, New York on  July 5, 1852   Mr. President, Friends and Fellow Citizens: He who could address this audience without a quailing sensation, has stronger nerves than I have. I do not remember ever to have appeared as […]

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Juul To Pay $40 Million For Marketing To Minors

June 30, 2021

Juul Labs will pay $40 million to North Carolina. The settlement is a lawsuit by the state accusing it of marketing its products to minors. North Carolina Attorney General Josh Stein, is the first reached by the company with a state government. The deal also includes restrictions on sales of products that appeal to minors and requires […]

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Overnight Break-In at Nick Tahou Hots

June 21, 2021

At 12:40 a.m. on Sunday, RPD responded to a report of a break in at a local business, Nick Tahou Hots, by an unidentified male. Surveillance photos show the unidentified man arriving at the back door of the business on West Main Street on his bike, and can be seen in other photos searching under […]

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Bank CEO Tells Employees If You Can Go Out To Eat You Can Come Back To The Office

June 17, 2021

The CEO of an investment Bank is putting his foot down all employees that rather work from home instead of coming into the office. Morgan Stanley chief executive James Gorman said “If you can go into a restaurant in New York City you can come into the office.” The Investment Bank CEO said during conference […]

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People Are Quitting Their Jobs….. For Better Jobs!

June 14, 2021

More Americans are quitting their jobs. But, according to reports the reason people are leaving for better paying jobs. Many companies have boosted pay or offered other incentives to attract workers. The percentage of people quitting their jobs, meanwhile, also rose to a record 2.8% among private-sector workers. That’s a full percentage point higher than a […]

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Vote Today

June 14, 2021

Early Voting Locations for 2021 June Primary Election Times and locations:   Monday, June 14th     9am-5pm Tuesday, June 15th   11am-8pm Wednesday, June 16th  9am-5pm Thursday, June 17th   11am-8pm Friday, June 18th      9am-5pm Saturday, June 19th    9am-3pm Sunday, June 20th     9am-3pm Early Voting Locations for 2021 June Primary Election: David F. Gantt Community Center   700 North St, Rochester, NY 14605 Boys & Girls Club                 500 […]

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Without Vanessa Bryant’s Consent, Nike Made Shoes She Designed To Honor Her Child

June 5, 2021

Vanessa Bryant, the widow of the late basketball great Kobe Bryant and mother of their 13 year old daughter Gianna, had designed a shoe called the MAMBACITA. This is a reference to a nickname for daughter Gianna who also went by Gigi, and made the decision to not sell the shoes and did not re-sign […]

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Will Lovecraft Country’s Jonathan Majors Face Michael B. Jordan In Creed 3?

June 4, 2021

Lovecraft Country star Jonathan Majors may be heading to the boxing ring to face Adonis Creed. Negotiations are underway for Majors to star in Creed 3. Michael B. Jordan is set to star and direct for the 1st Time. Tessa Thompson and Phylicia Rashad return for the third installment of the Rocky franchise spinoff, but Sylvester […]

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Omari Hardwick Added To Halle Berry Sci-Fi Adventure Film “The Mothership”

June 1, 2021

Starz drama Power and Army of the Dead star Omari Hardwick will join Halle Berry in the sci-fi adventure feature “The Mothership”. Berry will also be executive produce of the MRC, Automatik and Netflix film. The film, follows Sara Morse (Berry) one year after her husband mysteriously vanished from their rural farm. When she discovers a strange, extraterrestrial […]

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