Recent Stories

A real person answered my call!

The Monroe County Water Authority answers every call during business hours with a live customer service rep—and does it within 12 seconds. Why can’t other businesses do the same?

Reparations. Finally.

Financial compensation for four centuries of government-sanctioned white supremacy would be an admission of responsibility and a beginning point for healing.

A real person answered my call!

The Monroe County Water Authority answers every call during business hours with a live customer service rep—and does it within 12 seconds. Why can’t other businesses do the same?

Reparations. Finally.

Financial compensation for four centuries of government-sanctioned white supremacy would be an admission of responsibility and a beginning point for healing.

Honest and pure obsession

The Obsessed, a doom metal group that’s coming to town, has been grinding out their sound for four decades.

The Parkinson’s risk next door

Once on the wane, the devastating disorder is now the world’s fastest-growing brain disease. Ray Dorsey M.D., a neurologist and UR Medical Center researcher, says harmful chemicals that pervade our environment are a key factor.

Seizing the day to beat epilepsy

It’s tough to be 16 years old and have epilepsy, but I know others have it much worse. My goal with Amer’s Trail Epilepsy Run: to raise $100,000 and awareness for our local epilepsy center.