community development

Monroe County helps Ukraine

A community that is an ocean away from war is pulling together to send necessary medical aid to Ukraine. The Ukrainian community in Rochester has been working countless hours a week to get donations over to the war-stricken country. RocMaidan… Read More ›

Bunny business

When Kristin LaBar first saw two-year-old Tater Tot in a cage at the SPCA, she fell in love. She fell in love with his big feet, his button nose and his floppy ears.  “He was my bud, my best friend,… Read More ›

The Flower in Flower City

There is a community in New York that is growing in more ways than one. The plant community in Western New York is a large society of people whose education, hobbies, and careers revolve around botanicals, gardening, trees, weeds—basically if… Read More ›

SUNY Brockport has Brain Power

Seizure first aid could “easily save a life” By: Emmi Rubera SUNY Brockport approved a new club called Brain Power, Epilepsy Awareness on campus. This club is set to focus on spreading awareness about epilepsy and doing fundraisers to support… Read More ›

Shots Fired On King Street

By: Alanna Dovidio SUNY Brockport students say they are left feeling unsafe after shots were fired on King Street early Sunday morning. Officers were dispatched to King Street at 2 a.m. on Sunday after two gunshots were fired. According to… Read More ›

Pandemic drives search for meaning

By Cambrie Eckert Throughout the past year, college students like Parnham and MacKay have searched for meaning to help cope with trauma caused by the COVID-19 pandemic. For SUNY Brockport sophomore Abigail Parnham, she found meaning in spirituality, which she… Read More ›

A forever home

At 6-months old, Amelia waited and waited to find her people. Amelia and her sister had arrived at Lollypop farm back in August and after three months, the joyful Great Pyrenees mix knew she had found her forever home. Michelle… Read More ›