Pandemic-era portraits

Rochester photographers are taking "porch portraits" to document life during the COVID-19 pandemic — from a safe but social distance. More...

Movies

Streaming review: 'Blow the Man Down'

Streaming review: 'Blow the Man Down'

This past weekend Amazon Prime debuted “Blow the Man Down,” Bridget Savage Cole and Danielle Krudy’s compelling crime thriller that should make an excellent option for those looking for a bit of sex, murder, and mystery in their quarantine watching.

Arts & Entertainment

'I'm pregnant in a pandemic and scared'

'I'm pregnant in a pandemic and scared'

An expecting mother thought she was prepared for the birth of her first child. But nothing could have prepared her for COVID-19.

News & Opinion

City closes playgrounds and basketball hoops, but not parks

City closes playgrounds and basketball hoops, but not parks

Mayor Lovely Warren encouraged residents to go on walks, ride bikes, or engage in other forms of solitary exercise.

News & Opinion

Monroe County hospitals prepare for coronavirus ‘surge’

Monroe County hospitals prepare for coronavirus ‘surge’

Officials have developed plans that would add 2,000 more hospital beds in Monroe County, if they are needed.

News & Opinion

Rerouting of Rochester bus routes will be delayed

Rerouting of Rochester bus routes will be delayed

The coronavirus pandemic caused the bus service to pump the brakes on its Reimagine RTS plans.

News & Opinion

Crisis line calls soar as coronavirus spreads

Crisis line calls soar as coronavirus spreads

Calls to 211 Life Line have more than doubled to 500 a day since the COVID-19 outbreak.

Restaurants

Other Half Brewing challenges breweries to get 'All Together'

Quaran-tea time

Catch up with friends over video chat with while you quarantine with a sweet treat

A sobering reality

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A peek into Rochester's literary scene

Social Distancing: A Monologue Play @ JCC Hart Theatre

Social Distancing: A Monologue Play @ JCC Hart Theatre

Written by Jason Odell Williams (Handle with Care, Church & State, Division...

Online Forest School @ Virtual Rochester Museum & Science Center

Via Zoom, far ages 5-7, 8-10, and 11-13....

Art Talk! @ The Yards

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