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A fundraiser was held on Sunday for an organization that provides comfort to people during their last days of life. The Isaiah House held its third annual "A Rose is a Rose" Gala at the Colgate Rochester Divinity School, and News10NBC's Nikki Rudd was the emcee for the event.
More Fit at 50: Walking along rivers and cemeteries Well, that was a quick summer. Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1s1wElM One can't complain too much, I guess, because for a person who likes to walk, the weather from May through August was nearly perfect.
The nearly full harvest moon is high in the southern sky above the house tonight and the Big Dipper is low in the sky to the northwest. There is coolness to the air; the smell of wood burning stoves and freshly cut lawns hint at the activities that have kept many residents busy this weekend.
Those trying to communicate the necessity of adhering to the critical measures recommended by most official climate studies are thought to be overwrought and 'passionate' about this issue. Those trying to communicate the necessity of adhering to the critical measures recommended by most official climate studies are thought to be overwrought and 'passionate' about this issue.
The American forward made her first international appearance in 2010 at the home of Major League Soccer's Real Salt Lake, a late-March match played in near-blizzard conditions. The team returns to Rio Tinto on Saturday in far better weather for the first of two exhibitions against Mexico in advance of October's championship of soccer's North and Central American and Caribbean region, which serves as qualifying for the Women's World Cup next year in Canada.
Officer Daryl Pierson grew up in East Rochester. He was an athlete and his brother, Brett, played on the football team for four years.
The city of Rochester, New York will kick off a program on Saturday aimed at improving relations between community members and law enforcement -- and the timing could not be better. The idea behind 'Clergy on Patrol' is simple, Rochester Press Officer Jessica Alaimo told The Huffington Post.
Despite challenges , the East/University of Rochester partnership can succeed As has been extensively discussed , the partnership between the UR's Warner School and East... Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1s01oDE As has been extensively discussed , the partnership between the UR's Warner School and East is gaining steam. Everyone I talk with is cautiously optimistic the initiative--a breath of fresh air--can be the positive step forward the District definitively needs.
A new technology business has joined the ranks of Rochester's downtown offices with a ribbon cutting ceremony, Governor Cuomo announced Friday. Datto, one of the first businesses to join the START-UP NY program, is a global provider of cloud-based backup, disaster recovery and business continuity solutions.
Rochester N.Y.- Jury selection has begun in the murder trial of a Rochester man who is accused of killing a mother and daughter in Sodus.
Memorial services will be held next week for the Rochester couple presumed to have died when their private plane crashed off the coast of Jamaica last week. An obituary posted on the Brighton Memorial Chapel's website says the services for Larry and Jane Glazer will be Tuesday morning at Temple B'rith Kodesh in suburban Brighton.
Kimberly and Beck, the Rochester, NY radio hosts who were fired from 98.9 'Breakfast Buzz' show after unleashing a tirade of disturbing and offensive remarks about transgender people in a 'discussion' of the city's new trans health benefits, have been hired by Clear Channel station Radio 95.1. The radio duo apologized after being let go over the offensive segment , saying, in part: We are very sorry for the hurt and pain we have caused anyone, especially those in the Transgender community and their friends and families. What we said and the manner in which we handled ourselves was wrong; we take full responsibility and we deeply apologize to any and all that we offended.
A murder trial is underway for a western New York man charged with killing his live-in girlfriend by stabbing her multiple times and beating her with a sign post. Prosecutors say Miller used scissors to stab Rachel Miller at least 14 times in March 2013 just moments after she got out of the shower at their home in the town of Carlton, 30 miles west of Rochester.
Salena's Mexican Restaurant to reopen after fire The Village Gate restaurant has been rewired and the ceilings and walls replaced. Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1tD3Zzl This mural at Salena's Mexican Restaurant in the Village Gate is by artist and restaurant waitress Kathy Smith.
They stood out in their Mounty red uniforms, but stood as one with the other officers here to support Officer Pierson. The two policemen came from just north of the Niagara Falls in Hamilton.
Digital Rochester Inc. recognized the region's top innovative and technical talent at its fourth annual Greater Rochester Excellence and Achievements in Technology Awards. The awards recognize the area's entrepreneurial spirit by showcasing individuals and organizations that help to move technological innovation forward in Rochester.
Updated: Sun Sep 14, 2014 05:59 pm
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