Now will we act?

The killings on Genesee Street: Once again, gunfire disrupts a Rochester neighborhood. This time, three young men are dead. More outrage, more vigils, more calls to "do something." Will we finally follow through? More...

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Mass shooting suspect in custody

A suspect has been arrested in the mass shooting that took place outside the Rochester Boys & Girls Club on Genesee Street last week.

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Contests to kick-start downtown retail

Contests to kick-start downtown retail

Two separate-but-similar competitions are pitting entrepreneurs against each other with the goal of bringing retail to downtown Rochester.

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VOTE NOW: Best of Rochester 2015 Primary Ballot

VOTE NOW: Best of Rochester 2015 Primary Ballot

Primary balloting is open until Friday, September 18

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Mass shooting suspect in custody

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Decline in shale gas production expected

Gas production from domestic shale formations is expected to decline in September, says a new report from the US Energy... (read more)

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I Scene It: "Revival" on stage at Geva Theatre Center

The problem with cinematic or on-stage adaptations of literary works is that they destroy the mind’s eye. They tend to... (read more)

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A cautious Vargas says that the district is improving

Rochester schools Superintendent Bolgen Vargas said in a presentation last night that the district is beginning to show signs of... (read more)

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I Scene It: Barrence Whitfield and the Savages at Abilene

It’s gratifying to hear rock 'n' roll fans say my article on an artist swayed them to go to the... (read more)

I Scene It: Santana at CMAC

August is arguably the best month for an outdoor concert in the Finger Lakes region, particularly if the event is... (read more)

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In with the new

New acquisitions and reimagined spaces at MAG

DINING | Nikko Pop-Up at Apogee

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Film Review: "Phoenix"

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