This shred ain't co-ed

For one night each month, the girls-only Ladies' Night takes over Breaking Free Skatepark

Rehabilitating the soul

Sole Rehab, a two-year-old DJ collective, is helping underground house culture thrive in Rochester

Blind photographer Mohammed Saad lectures at Eastman Museum

Mohammed Saad may have learned English from watching "Titanic," but he couldn't tell you whether there was enough room for both Jack and Rose on the raft. Saad, a disability advocate, app developer, and photographer, is blind.

Mike Birbiglia works out the story

Mike Birbiglia has mastered the art of telling a story. Whether it's recapping the time he told religious jokes at a Christian college or explaining about that one time he accidentally swore in front of The Muppets, Birbiglia's stand-up comedy showcases his ability to crush an anecdote.

Summer of Pride: Rochester Pride 2017 Preview

In the summer of 1967, nearly 75,000 people descended upon San Francisco in search of peace and free love and hoping to break away from the conservative ideals of their parents and other authority figures. This summer marks the 50th anniversary of the Summer of Love, and the organizers of Rochester Pride found the themes of that summer relevant and timely — especially due to the current political climate.

Girl Develop It promotes women in tech through meet-ups

A meeting of Rochester's Girl Develop It chapter looks a lot like a group of freelancers working in a coffee shop. Heads bent over laptops, brows furrowed in concentration, the click-clacking of computer keys creating a sort of musical orchestration.


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Casting Disney's Lion King KIDS @ A Magical Journey Through Stages, Auditorium Center

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Queer Queens of Qomedy @ 140 Alex Bar & Grill

Queer Queens of Qomedy @ 140 Alex Bar & Grill

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