Fully focused on comedy again

While still going through a post-pandemic “soft reset,” the Focus Theater already has momentum in the Rochester comedy scene.

MAG’s Binstock to leave for new post

Jonathan Binstock, who has led the Memorial Art Gallery for the last eight years, will become director and CEO of the Phillips Collection in Washington, D.C.

Conflict over the opioid crisis

Arguing that traditional approaches have failed, peer-led harm reduction organizations New York Recovery Alliance and Recovery All Ways want controversial but human-centered solutions for the opioid epidemic.

Greenidge plant exempt from new moratorium

The legislation, signed Tuesday by Gov. Kathy Hochul, targets proof-of-work cryptocurrency mining operations, but it does not apply to operators that have already filed paperwork for new or renewal permits.