About Us

The Rochester Beacon is a digital publication and community forum that provides an in-depth look at the region’s complex challenges.

One of a growing number of nonprofit journalism efforts around the world, the Rochester Beacon publishes news articles, analysis and commentaries that shed light on issues of public interest. Among the primary coverage areas are innovation and the economy, education, culture, health and science, and government and politics. Click on the drop-down menu to learn more.