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Best Ways to Keep or Break Your New Year’s Resolutions

Let's be honest, when January kicked off, we were all pretty gung-ho about the New Year. "This year will be different. This year I'll eat better and … [Read More...]

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13 New Media Creatives You Should Be Keepin’ Tabs On In This City – Pt. 1

Some of you may know that there are news channels 8, 10, 13, and 31 (WXXI and PBS, too!)…well, at least that's according to our no-frills, bunny-eared … [Read More...]

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5 Classics to Warm You Up

Classics: Rochester has a lot of great restaurants, it's definitely a good problem to have. Whether it's sunny or snowy, we have no lack of choices … [Read More...]


This Map Shows Downtown Rising

If you haven't seen this map yet, or if you don't know who or what RDDC is, you should. Tracking everything from big, blockbuster type projects to … [Read More...]


You Can Overcome Any Obstacle

Tired of that old gym regimen yet? Are you even still going now that we're well into February and the coldest days of the year are upon us? Maybe you just need to try a different kind of sport, gym, physical conditioning…enter Rochester Parkour. Check out the video: Parkour is the physical discipline of enhancing the human body to overcome obstacles. A practitioner is one who … [Read More...]


We Tried The New Hart’s Delivery Service…it’s AMAZING!

Are you stuck inside and can't get out the door without trampling through 2 feet of snow covering the walkway? Need food, maybe um, to live? Why not let someone else do the dirty work...Hart's Local Grocers now has a plan to do just that. One week ago, February 4th, Hart's became the only grocery store in our city to offer online shopping with delivery service - via Rosie - right to your own door. You don't even have to leave your home or … [Read More...]

Pour Coffee Parlor

Valentine’s Day in the City!

Valentine's Day may be just around the corner, but you still have plenty of opportunities to make plans and find the perfect gift for your beloved. If you're a traditional chocolates & flowers kind of person, head to Hedonist Artisan Chocolates … [Read More...]


“a Waltz in Rochester”

Have you been missing the warmer temps by now? At this point, there's so much snow on the ground that it can be hard to even remember what this city can look like without it. Check out this video called "a Waltz in Rochester", produced by Jesse … [Read More...]

Parlour Hair Salon

Grand Opening: Parlour

We love to see creative and talented entrepreneurs open up shop in the city and this is no different. Founded by stylist and image consultant, Andrea Bonawitz, Parlour offers its clients much more than a new hairstyle. Services at Parlour range from … [Read More...]

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This Is What Happens When A Major Snowstorm Hits Our City

You may have seen the ABC News clip of the young man walking to work in Boston, in a suit and tie, during Mega-Storm Juno last week. Made us proud. … [Read More...]


Best Things to Do

As the winter in Rochester continues, there are plenty of events around the city to keep you occupied. From ice skating in Martin Luther King Jr. … [Read More...]


Where to Get Your Thrifty Essentials

New things are nice, but things that have been around for awhile? They have character AND they need a home outside of a landfill. Instead of … [Read More...]

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10 Developments to Get Excited About in 2015 – Part 2

If you haven't read Part 1 yet, you may want to start there first. While Part 1 focused on Center City, Part 2 expands outwards into the great … [Read More...]