Rochester on the List of Worst Cities to Live In America For African Americans

It has been reported that Rochester is one of the worst cities for African Americans to live in America, citing segregation as the main source of the disparity. According to a study conducted by 24/7 Wall St., which sites data from the 2016 census, Rochester ranks #14 in segregation.  African Americans make an average of $28,681 …

City Of Rochester New Year’s Eve Fireworks Are A Go!

The City of Rochester New Year’s Eve fireworks are back on. Earlier this week the City of Rochester canceled the New Year’s Eve fireworks due to cost. After a generous gift from Om and Swadesh Popli the City of Rochester announced the New Year’s Eve firework display is back in the holiday lineup! The fireworks are …

Positive News: Jahshanti Henry

(MELANIE JOHNSON) — Jahshanti Henry is a 16 year old senior at the School of the Arts who has gone viral on social media. His flute performance outside the Eastman School of Music has gotten more than 20,000 views.

City Of Rochester 4th Of July Celebrations

Celebrate Independence Day with RPO and Fireworks Downtown Each year, Rochester celebrates the July 4th Independence Day holiday in style with a spectacular display of fireworks. Festivities begin on the Main Street Bridge, from South Ave to Exchange. 2018 Schedule.