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Rochester Roots: Jackeline Vazquez is trailblazing for female firefighters

When she took the oath in 2014, Jackeline Vazquez became the first black woman to join the Rochester Fire Department.

Rochester Roots: Honoring Garth Fagan

Garth Fagan was born in Kingston Jamaica in 1940. He came to the SUNY College at Brockport in 1970 to teach minority students the art of dance and stayed there for 30 years..

Rochester Roots: Andrew Langston, founder of WDKX-FM

WDKX-FM first signed on the air in April 1974. Andrew Langston was the visionary and pioneer, who created the first black-owned radio station in Rochester...

Special Olympiads ready to take centerstage

The opportunity to cheer on olympiads is about to become a reality...

Report: Tops Friendly Markets planning for bankruptcy

According to Bloomberg, the owner of Tops Friendly Markets may be preparing for bankruptcy...

6-year-old shot, among others outside Texas Roadhouse

A 6-year-old child and three other people were injured in a shooting Sunday night outside a Texas Roadhouse restaurant...

Rippon changes mind and won’t accept NBC job

American figure skater Adam Rippon agreed to become an NBC correspondent for the duration of the Olympic games, but then changed his mind overnight...

Survivors of deadly school shooting lash out at Trump

Students who escaped the deadly school shooting in Florida focused their anger Sunday at President Donald Trump, contending that his response to the attack has been needlessly divisive...