Rochester Personified #10:

Rochester Personified #10:

“My family has been on this block since the late 30’s early 40’s. Now we have a problem in this neighborhood with people coming in and stealing stuff. I’ve lost…
Rochester Personified #8:

Rochester Personified #8:

“My dream is to have my own studio and create jewelry full time. I want to create pieces that mean something to people when they pick it up. I know…
Rochester Personified #7:

Rochester Personified #7:

“I’m working this job so that I can save up to buy a church in Columbus, Georgia. I have a three year plan and I’m on my 2nd year.”
Brown Bag Disco

Brown Bag Disco

Lunchtime dance party? Yes, please! Last year’s Silent Disco was such a huge hit, we’ve expanded it to include this special sessions during the work day. Originated by cool office…
Rochester Personified #6:

Rochester Personified #6:

“Look out Jimmy Carter.” “Wow I didn’t know you could grow peanuts outdoors this far north.” “Yup, I buy raw peanuts from Walmart and just put them right in the…
Rochester Personified #5:

Rochester Personified #5:

Did you guys disagree about opening a restaurant? “You know what? He’s the house and I’m the foundation of the house. He’s the man and I’m the woman. He has…
Love Note #2: Don’t Touch That Dial

Love Note #2: Don’t Touch That Dial

Name: Ana Liss I am: part of the economic development team in the NYS Executive Chamber; Rochester lover; southpaw Years in Rochester: 21 if you count birth through high school…
Rochester Personified #4:

Rochester Personified #4:

"I got this dress from a fabulous woman who traded it for one of my paintings. It [the painting] was of a goat. I think I got the better deal."