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From day camp to overnight camp, the Y promises “the best summer ever” more

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Come on in ... and enjoy a live stage performance where your kid can fidget, ask questions, laugh out loud, not be startled by loud noises or a dark theater, and feel relaxed and welcome. more


This groundbreaking chair enhances learning for all kids. more

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Dresden Engle

Pal-Mac school district is a leader in exploring and embracing play in education to help young kids learn. more

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Miguel Samper

The internationally ranked and beloved Eastman School of Music was the lure to Rochester for Korean-born and Virginia-raised Yunjin Audrey Kim, who earned a master’s degree in vocal performance and literature from Eastman. more

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The Rochester region has a rich black heritage. The name at the top of the list of African American forefathers is Frederick Douglass. more

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Renee Veniskey

No other mountain in the country can boast the success of so many skiers... more

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As CEO, Becky Wehle is finding new ways for visitors to connect the past and present at Genesee Country Village & Museum. more

Is it too scary for my kids? Don't fret...Roc Parent ranks the scare factor of local Halloween attractions. more


Meet three fabulous female vintners from wine trails along Lake Ontario, the Finger Lakes, and (coming soon) Rochester. more

Did you know … we live in the largest apple-growing region in the state — and second largest in the country? more

She works to interpret Susan B. Anthony through a 2017 lens, as she marks 10 years as director of the National Historic Landmark more

Clearing the runway to support their daughter's careers more

We know him and love him as Spectrum News' Getaway Guy-- who better to tell us some of the overlooked destinations just a short drive from home? more

A teacher simply remembers her favorite things — student gifts she took to heart more



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A dozen daddy-daughter date destinations ... for Father’s Day and every day more

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For children with disabilities, fitting in is hard and being “different” hurts. It would be helpful if fellow students are taught by their parents that it’s OK to be friends with a child with a disability and to be more understanding... more


The year was 1994 — 10 years too late to be made famous by George Orwell and six years before Y2K. But, yet, it was a big year for families in the Rochester area (aka the Genesee Valley) because that is when our magazine first hit the stands.... more




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