Are we ready to be a climate refuge?

As climate change accelerates, the Rochester area is expected to experience fewer extremes than many parts of the U.S., making it a possible destination for those who have been displaced. Is the region prepared?

Museum momentum

Frederick Douglass’ descendants hope to inspire healing and reconciliation with a new downtown ‘home’ for the 19th century orator, writer and activist—the Frederick Douglass Museum Center for Knowledge, Equality and Justice.

Growing your own …  backyard wheat

Most children raised in cities and suburbs have no hands-on understanding of where their food comes from, unless we show them. Growing your own wheat—and other field crops—in your backyard is one way to give them that knowledge.