The people's pitch: Cricket and Rochester

Nurtured by immigrants from India and the Caribbean, cricket is one of the city’s oldest sporting traditions. Current cricketers are hoping some of their children will follow their lead. More...

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Neighborhood schools: popular but impossible?

Neighborhood schools: popular but impossible?

For many people, a return to neighborhood schools wouldn’t be a hard sell. But as with many things, that’s easier said than done.

Music

Benny Bleu completes August residency at The Little

Benny Bleu completes August residency at The Little

Cure your blues

Ben Haravitch, a.k.a. Benny Bleu, is a local singer-songwriter, banjo teacher, mobile recording engineer, and ultimately a modern-day folk storyteller. He's in the middle of a month-long residency at The Little Theatre Café, with upcoming shows on August 22 and 29.

Movies

Film preview: 'The Peanut Butter Falcon'

Film preview: 'The Peanut Butter Falcon'

Part mismatched buddy comedy and part road trip movie, "The Peanut Butter Falcon" aims to be a feel-good film. We follow Zak and Tyler’s episodic adventure as the “two bandits on the run” drift wherever the river may take them and encounter various oddball characters along the way.

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Film review: 'Honeyland'

Film review: 'Honeyland'

Offering an intimate portrait of a life lived in harmony with the natural world, the film follows Hatidze Muratova, the last in a long line of Macedonia’s nomadic beekeepers, living isolated in the mountainous region deep within the Balkans.

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Local churches receive preservation funds

Local churches receive preservation funds

Four historic churches in the Greater Rochester area are getting help on crucial repairs and restoration work, thanks to grants from the New York Landmarks Conservancy.

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The scooters are coming, eventually

The scooters are coming, eventually

To some of their harshest critics, electric scooters are nuisance death machines that send scores of people to the hospital and pile up in parks when people aren't using them.

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The people's pitch: Cricket and Rochester
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