Interview: Reenah Golden on equity in arts funding

Reenah Golden, artist and owner of The Avenue Blackbox Theatre, says that the cultural demographics of the city are not properly considered in arts funding discussions. More...

News & Opinion

Cuomo blazes up pot legalization talk

Cuomo blazes up pot legalization talk

For his first two terms, Governor Andrew Cuomo’s position on legal pot has moved from outright opposition to support for a tight-fisted medical cannabis program.

News & Opinion

Frederick Douglass statue damaged; police arrest two

Frederick Douglass statue damaged; police arrest two

Rochester police have charged two men with criminal mischief for allegedly damaging a statue of Frederick Douglass early Sunday morning.

News & Opinion

Rochester artists, arts groups discuss funding options

Rochester artists, arts groups discuss funding options

Is there a way to provide ongoing funding for Rochester’s vibrant, diverse arts community?

Music

The Stedwells find their place in Rochester's indie pop cadre

The Stedwells find their place in Rochester's indie pop cadre

Princes of the Rochester sound

Two parts garage rock, one part pop, one part wow, shake well, and you've got The Stedwells.

News & Opinion

Rochester parents: we'd be more engaged, if we could

Rochester parents: we'd be more engaged, if we could

At a forum on the problems of the Rochester school district last night, parents discussed a wide range of issues, from the need to understand parents' own challenges to the importance of the city-operated recreation centers.

Music

The F Word: Censor-esque

The F Word: Censor-esque

There are phrases that embody racism, sexism, abuse, and hate. And there's no getting around it. We consider some words so insidious that we only refer to them with the letter they begin with.

News & Opinion

A letter to our readers

Cuomo blazes up pot legalization talk

Interview: Reenah Golden on equity in arts funding

Restaurants

Chortke brings Persian flavors to Village Gate

Best of bakeries holiday treats

Part II: Leo's Bakery and Scratch Bakeshop

This Week's Issue

Cover Story:
On the road with tour manager Ron Mesh
read more ...
Disney Revue @ Best Foot Forward

Disney Revue @ Best Foot Forward

20 Minutes & A Beer: Todd Butler @ Good Luck

Causewave CEO Todd Butler on how the field of advertising can be...

Roc Girl Gang's Holiday Mixer @ Swan Dive

All proceeds benefit Sojourner House....

View all of today's events »

  • Re: A letter to our readers

    • Hey Timothy, to be fair, the guy did state his comment about lowering school taxes…

    • on December 18, 2018
  • Re: Interview: Reenah Golden on equity in arts funding

    • Thank you! This is the message and discussion and strategies we all need to be…

    • on December 18, 2018
  • Re: Interview: Reenah Golden on equity in arts funding

    • I was never informed of the meeting. Despite operating an award winning arts organization for…

    • on December 17, 2018
  • More »
  • Browse Listings

    Submit an event

    Tweets @RocCityNews

    © 2018 City Newspaper.

    Website powered by Foundation.