Category: Local News

Chris Guarino passes at 38

Chris Guarino passes at 38

Christopher A. Guarino passed away on Sept. 28, at the age of 38. He is survived by his parents, Kenneth and Laurie; brothers, Brian (Monica) and their son, Owen, and Paul (Krystal); grandfather, Arthur...

Jim Obergefell to speak at SUNY Geneseo Thursday

Jim Obergefell to speak at SUNY Geneseo Thursday

Jim Obergefell, plaintiff in the landmark Supreme Court case that legalized same-sex marriage nationwide, will be speaking at SUNY Geneseo this Thursday, November 16 @ 7pm. The event is free and open to the...

Adoption STAR has HRC approval

Adoption STAR has HRC approval

Adoption STAR is a New York State Authorized adoption agency headquartered in Amherst (suburban Buffalo), New York. In our 17 years of existence, we’ve placed over 900 children with their “forever families.” Our agency has programs that focus on...

Community Foundation honors Lundeen, Williams

Community Foundation honors Lundeen, Williams

Chuck Lundeen and John Williams were honored by Rochester Area Community Foundation with an award for their philanthropy, community volunteering, and the various ways they give back to the community. At a luncheon on...

“There’s opportunity for improvement”: DiNapoli holds press conference here on discrimination in schools

“There’s opportunity for improvement”: DiNapoli holds press conference here on discrimination in schools

By Susan Jordan Thomas DiNapoli, NYS Comptroller, held a press conference on Oct. 13 at the Out Alliance LGBTQ Resource Center, about his office’s report on discrimination and harassment in Monroe Co. schools, and...