Expanded services possible downtown

The Rochester Downtown Development Corporation has proposed the creation of a downtown business district that would, for a fee, provide enhanced services to property owners within the district's borders. More...

News & Opinion

Downtown developer asks for loan extension, exercises option to buy Midtown parcel for $1

Downtown developer asks for loan extension, exercises option to buy Midtown parcel for $1

The developer of the Windstream building at Midtown is asking the city to extend its $5 million loan out to July 2051 at its current 1 percent interest rate.

Movies

Nymphomaniac Volume 1

Film Review: “Nymphomaniac: Volume I”

Can’t get no satisfaction

“Nymphomaniac: Volume I,” the latest film from Danish filmmaker and all-around provocateur Lars von Trier, sets out to document the lengthy and varied sexual history of one particularly insatiable woman.

Movies

Film Review: "Draft Day"

Film Review: "Draft Day"

Football off the field

As he has demonstrated in a number of movies, Kevin Costner is the best athlete in Hollywood.

Blogs

News Blog

Downtown developer asks for loan extension, exercises option to buy Midtown parcel for $1

The developer of the Windstream building at Midtown is asking the city to extend its $5 million loan out to... (read more)

COMIDA board says Medley owner has to pay up

The Monroe County Industrial Development Agency has issued a firm ultimatum to Medley Centre's developer. During its meeting this afternoon,... (read more)

News Blog

Elections and education

Two education initiatives are among the few issues in this partisan climate somehow crisscrossing ideological and political boundaries.  Governor Andrew... (read more)

Entertainment Blog

“RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 6, Episode 9: Talk Show, Balk Show

Tonight’s episode of “RuPaul’s Drag Race” featured an absolutely packed panel. In addition to Ru, Michelle Visage, Santino Rice, and... (read more)

Entertainment Blog

“Game of Thrones” Season 4, Episode 2: The Lion and the Rose

You would think that at some point, these people would stop throwing elaborate wedding ceremonies/receptions and just settle for an... (read more)

News Blog

WEEK AHEAD: Medley battle heats up; Sierra Club forum; eviction blockade

On Tuesday, Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks will speak to the Monroe County Industrial Development Agency about what she’s called... (read more)

News & Opinion

A 21st century downtown

Expanded services possible downtown

RPD will have five sections

Music

The Heroic Enthusiasts

Rock 'n' roll twilight

ALBUM REVIEW: "Stereo"

CLASSICAL | Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra

Restaurants

CHOW HOUND: Back to the neighborhood

DINING REVIEW: Roam Café

Paleo, but no dinosaur burgers

Easter Tea and Egg Hunt @ The Refinement Studio

Ages 5-7 at 11 a.m.-1 p.m., ages 8-11 at 2:30-4:30 p.m....

Am I Not a Child youth Rally @ Joy Community Church

Designed for ages 12-18....
Sci-Fi in Young Adult Ficiton @ Henrietta Public Library

Sci-Fi in Young Adult Ficiton @ Henrietta Public Library

For ages 12-18....

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  • Re: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 6, Episode 9: Talk Show, Balk Show

    • Honestly, my complaint, particularly in this episode, is the edit. Clearly they focused on Joslyn,…

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  • Re: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 6, Episode 9: Talk Show, Balk Show

    • Trinity didn't put abortion or coming out of someone's private parts in her interview, which…

    • on April 15, 2014
  • Re: “RuPaul’s Drag Race” Season 6, Episode 9: Talk Show, Balk Show

    • Trinity was totally robbed, I'm done with RPDR, something's fishy indeed. There was no way…

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    • Another fee? I already pay association fees for my condo. How much is this fee…

    • on April 15, 2014
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