Past posts: July, 2012

Rochester’s East End Festivals started in 1990 as a way to draw attention to the district – and have a … Continue reading

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Last night at the Toby Keith concert at Darien Lake, Genesee County Sheriff’s department made 225 arrests, most for underage … Continue reading

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Rochester’s public market is about to get a $10 million overhaul. The Democrat and Chronicle reports on plans to build … Continue reading

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The City of Rochester produced a video about Operation Cool Down, calling it a “softer gentler way” of policing. It … Continue reading

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  I cut the cord today but this may or may not end up making a lot of financial sense. … Continue reading

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  The Republican county executive of Onondaga County has come out with a remarkable website and plan dedicated to smart … Continue reading

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Cities coping with population loss are trying creative ways to get people to move in. Niagara Falls is offering to … Continue reading

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In the decade-plus I’ve been a reporter, there’s a been a disturbing trend. Governments have gotten savvier at putting out … Continue reading

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  Like Rochester, downtown Minneapolis has too many surface parking lots. Unlike Rochester, Minneapolis is studying what to do with … Continue reading

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Dear Roc Royal, I had never heard of you until your music group, Mindless Behavior, took over a Twitter hashtag … Continue reading

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