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New York's government has problems and a constitutional convention may, or may not, provide a way to fix some of them. More...

Arts & Entertainment

‘Martyrs’ focuses on victimhood, not persecutors

‘Martyrs’ focuses on victimhood, not persecutors

Bill Viola's high definition video series, "Martyrs," is the latest exhibit in the Memorial Art Gallery's Media Arts Watch program.

News & Opinion

City group seeks tough action on drugs

City group seeks tough action on drugs

A group of city residents is asking state and local law enforcement to take a much tougher approach to eliminating illegal drug sales and use in Rochester, which they say is out of control.

News & Opinion

Landmark Society shines a spotlight on porches, a roundhouse...

Landmark Society shines a spotlight on porches, a roundhouse...

Older buildings can give a neighborhood and an entire city or village a unique character that new developments don't have – especially when there are a lot of older buildings, as there are in the Greater Rochester area.

Music

Foster the People feels the spirit

Foster the People feels the spirit

There’s a certain kind of magic that connects a band with its music, and in the case of Foster the People, the inspiration behind the tunes is indefinable.

Oct 17, 2017

News & Opinion

A theater for Parcel 5?

A theater for Parcel 5?

Some pros and cons

A strong argument for the theater: If you increase the number of people walking around downtown, you increase people's comfort level.

Arts & Entertainment

Art/WORK Episode 2: David A. Shakes of North Star Players

Art/WORK Episode 2: David A. Shakes of North Star Players

A video series on Rochester's rich community of artists: sculptors, actors, dancers, glass artists... Come with us as we talk with them in their studios.

Sep 28, 2017

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