200 Years Young

200 Years Young

Many know that 1834 is celebrated as the year of Rochester's birth. Centennial celebrations were held in 1934 and sesquicentenial celebrations in 1984. April 28, 1834, does indeed mark the…
Rochester Personified #16

Rochester Personified #16

I’ve been playing for about as long as I’ve been alive. I used to play the piano but it is harder to carry on your back. A guitar is like…
Rochester Personified #15

Rochester Personified #15

"I’m from Jamaica. It’s pretty nice here. This is home to me now. Some people say the economics not good but it’s nice to me. I’m a working type. I’ve…
Lucky 13!

Lucky 13!

The Rochesteriat thinks we are cool! We think they're pretty darn cool too! We are honored to be listed among the creative powerhouses in Rochester.
Rochester Personified #14

Rochester Personified #14

“I’ve been married to the same man for 55 years. Crazy, isn't it? 55 years. Sometimes I look in the mirror and say to myself, what the hell am I…
Rochester Personified #11:

Rochester Personified #11:

“We will have been together four years tomorrow? Yes, four years tomorrow!” How did you meet? “I play in a band and she had just moved back to Binghamton. We…