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Making space for collaboration

Entrepreneur Maureen Ballatori and developer Craig Webster are teaming up on Metro Collective, hoping to create a community where members can bounce ideas off each other, connect, and grow small businesses.

Rochester’s remote chance

The COVID-19 pandemic triggered a big shift to working from home and accelerated out-migration from some of the largest U.S. cities. But it may be too much to expect this trend alone will significantly boost midsize and smaller metros.

A soul shakedown

Soul Passenger and Anonymous Willpower take the stage tonight at Photo City.

A soul shakedown

Soul Passenger and Anonymous Willpower take the stage tonight at Photo City.

The demise of a village venture

When Pamela Renfro and Angela Herrald opened the Inn on Church in 2016, they hoped to draw on Fairport’s neighborliness and help boost tourism in the Erie Canal community. Now, their boutique hotel is closed and the former partners are in a bitter court fight.