RCSD gets low grades from Distinguished Educator

The Rochester School District "seems driven more by the needs of administrators, teachers, and parents, with student concerns often taking a back seat to adult interests," says a scathing assessment of the district by the state-appointed Distinguished Educator, Jaime Aquino. More...

Music

Tom Kohn and Bop Shop Records celebrate 30 years of concerts

Tom Kohn and Bop Shop Records celebrate 30 years of concerts

Non-stop bop

Tom Kohn is the proprietor of Bop Shop Records, but over the last 30 years he's also put on hundreds of concerts and, in the process, gotten close to the artists he loves.

Movies

Film review: 'Boy Erased'

Film review: 'Boy Erased'

Based on a 2016 memoir by writer Garrard Conley, "Boy Erased" details the author's experiences being sent to gay conversion therapy after being forcibly outed to his conservative family.

Music

Classical review: Leila Josefowicz and John Novaeck

Classical review: Leila Josefowicz and John Novaeck

The Kilbourn Concert Series at Eastman School of Music took a decidedly raw turn on Tuesday, when violinist Leila Josefowicz and pianist John Novaeck took the stage. Josefowicz's performance, full of mercurial rage, was nothing short of iconoclastic.

Music

Jeff Tyzik and the RPO play early-20th-century hits

Jeff Tyzik and the RPO play early-20th-century hits

This weekend's Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Pops program follows a playlist ranging from 1900 to 1925 - mostly popular songs from that era, with a few classical works included side-by-side. And it's typically imaginative programming from Principal Pops Conductor Jeff Tyzik.

News & Opinion

MCC says come back, pay later

MCC says come back, pay later

James Simpson was just 12 credits away from completing his degree at Monroe Community College in 2008 when he stepped on something that left him was a serious foot infection.

News & Opinion

A nation divided: the US after the midterms

A nation divided: the US after the midterms

Hate and prejudice are huge factors in the country's division. And Donald Trump and other Republicans have made them acceptable.

Movies

Film review: 'Boy Erased'

Review: 'Wildlife'

Film preview: 'Widows'

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Holiday Guide 2018
In this year's Holiday Guide, we've got the prescription for a more relaxed, yet still festive season, with plenty of ideas for slowing things down, whether you're celebrating Thanksgiving, Hanukkah, Christmas, Kwanzaa, or the winter solstice. read more ...
Turkeys for Veterans @ Tully Rinckey PLLC

Turkeys for Veterans @ Tully Rinckey PLLC

Veterans and active duty military are invited to receive a turkey. Please...

Reversing Global Warming: Introduction to Drawdown @ Victor Farmington Library

Learn about "Project Drawdown: The Most Comprehensive Plan Ever Proposed to Reverse...

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