Recent Stories

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.

Public input sessions on housing issues planned

Beginning Thursday, City Councilmember Kim Smith will host meetings for the public to offer perspectives on the city’s housing issues, with a focus on the proposals put forward by the mayor’s Housing Quality Task Force last month.

A return to creative filmmaking

After two decades of commercial work, RIT alum Paul Tracy wants to make that focus on storytelling, starting with his passion project about sex addiction, divorce, recovery and restoration.

Make the music go pop

The Pop-Off, a collective endeavor launched by hip hop artist Noah Fense, is a bridge between visual artists and musicians.

A return to creative filmmaking

After two decades of commercial work, RIT alum Paul Tracy wants to make that focus on storytelling, starting with his passion project about sex addiction, divorce, recovery and restoration.

Make the music go pop

The Pop-Off, a collective endeavor launched by hip hop artist Noah Fense, is a bridge between visual artists and musicians.

Ready to raise the curtain

Poised for its official opening, Playhouse on Park aims to widen the theater experience for both aspiring actors and audiences alike.

Mixing variety and a tempo tantrum

Duke Galaxy and the Pipeliners celebrate the band’s 29th birthday and the release of a new CD collection of singles at Lux Lounge.

RGH nurses vote to unionize

A total of 759 Rochester General Hospital nurses cast votes in the election, with 431 voting in favor of forming a union and 239 voting no.

Making accountability work

The Police Accountability Board began accepting complaints in June, after long delays and staffing challenges. How does the agency plan to conduct investigations and maintain a productive relationship with the Rochester Police Department?