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Connections: Previewing The 2016 Rochester Cocktail Revival
A new list of seven up-and-coming American cocktail cities is out and Rochester... isn't on it. But maybe we should be. The 2016 Rochester Cocktail...
Anne Kress & Danny Wegman Talk About The Future Of An Economic Development Council
MCC President Anne Kress is getting ready to fill the role held by University of Rochester President Joel Seligman for the last several years, as co...
Connections: Following The Money In Politics
The Monroe County Democratic Committee is being investigated for a series of large donations that found their way to then-State Senator Ted O'Brien's...
Students Honor Korean War Veterans
The Korean War is often called the forgotten war, but Krissy Rutherford tells me she never really learned enough about it to forget it. "I had heard...
Cell Phone Inventor at U of R's Hajim Design Day
The man who invented the cell phone says he expected his idea would catch on someday, but he never expected to see what's happening now. Martin...
A Rochester Red Wing Suspended For Steroid Use
NEW YORK (AP) Minnesota Twins outfielder and current member of the Rochester Red Wings, Reynaldo Rodriguez has been suspended 80 games following a...
Coming Up On Connections: Thursday, April 28th
First hour: Following the money in politics Second hour: Previewing the 2016 Rochester Cocktail Revival
Filmmaker, Actress, Child Abuse Survivor Shares her Story at Bivona Child Abuse Summit
Hundreds of law enforcement, mental health, medical, and child abuse prevention professionals are attending a two-day conference on child abuse in...
Great Lakes Restoration Initiative Awaits Reauthorization
A Great Lakes restoration program has been reauthorized by the House of Representatives, but awaits final approval in the Senate. Congresswoman...
State Has Money To Help People With Disabilities Get Air Conditioning
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York State has made $3 million available to help people with disabilities get air conditioning. To qualify, households must...
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