The full letter is below: Dear Families, Students, and Staff of Rochester STEM High School, I am writing to inform you about the status of Social Studies teacher Diane Watkins. Ms. Watkins, along with two other adults from our school, accompanied ten of our seniors on a weekend field trip to New York City at the end of May. On
The goal is to build a better relationship between Rochester police and the community. Today, city officials announced a re-organization plan of the police department that they hope will help. This new plan will split the city into five different patrolling sections and the whole purpose is to create a bond between the community and it's officers. The five model
Ward Stare, at only 31 years of age, has become the new director of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra. News 8's Mark Gruba sits down with the Pittsford native to discuss his new post. For more information on the RPO, please visit: http://www.rpo.org/
A downtown grocery store is set to open this month. Hart's Local Grocers will open at 10am Friday, August 15th. It will be located at 10 Winthrop street, between the Little theatre and 2 Vine restaurant. For its opening weekend, representatives at Hart's say they will feature discounted specials on local and national favorites.
Finger Lakes Community College is teaming up with advanced manufacturers to offer high tech training. It's a new program based upon a successful model. "That's the beauty of putting together a program working with employers, is we can deliver exactly what they need and that's what we've done here," said FLCC Director of Workforce Development Lynn Freid. It's called the