CITY's comments are back

CITY's comments are back

Ten months ago, CITY disabled the comments function at the bottom of articles on its website after the platform became a disheartening, sucking, swirling eddy of insults. For years prior to being dismantled, the comments section had simultaneously served as a marketplace of ideas, an exchange of information, and a self-moderated town hall.

Congressional special election date looks like a rigged game

Combining a special election to replace disgraced Chris Collins with a presidential primary would save money. But it comes with another cost: credibility.

New York’s high-speed rail fail

Rochester doesn’t have enough train travelers to support a coffee shop. Is there really a market upstate for high-speed rail that costs billions?

Cuomo’s veto snubs Monroe County’s poor

Vetoed bill would have given public assistance recipients across the state the same protections for those in New York City.

Let us have lettuce in Webster

Webster residents keep chasing greenhouse farms, and the hundreds of jobs they promise, out of town.

Some gig workers are ‘dependent’ contractors

Gig workers are “independent contractors.” But how many are truly independent?

Wegnesia. Wegmentia. Whatever it's called, it's a Rochester thing.

With so many Wegmans stores around, it's easy to forget which one you're at.

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Elephant & Piggie @ Strong National Museum of Play

Elephant & Piggie @ Strong National Museum of Play

Humane Society of Wayne County Annual Sweetheart Auction @ Palmyra VFW

All proceeds benefit the Humane Society of Wayne County. For more information...

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  • Humane Society of Wayne County Annual Sweetheart Auction @ Palmyra VFW

    • Sun., Jan. 26, 12 p.m.
  • 10th Annual Chili & Wine Tasting @ JD Wine Cellars

    • Sun., Jan. 26, 12-5 p.m. $10
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  • Elephant & Piggie @ Strong National Museum of Play

    • Sun., Jan. 26, 1-4 p.m. $16
  • Israeli Folk Dancing @ JCC of Greater Rochester

    • Sundays, 6:30-7 p.m. Continues through June 7 $5/$7
  • TYKEs: A Winnie the Pooh Birthday Tail @ JCC Hart Theatre

    • Sun., Jan. 26, 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. $18/$20

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