RPD: Man Shot During Attempted Arrest

By: Staff Reporters, April 17, 2018 **Update: The RPD officers involved have been identified as Daniel Rizzo and Jeremy Lindauer A Rochester man that was shot by police Sunday night is expected to be OK. The…

Life Eatery: Debunking Stereotypes Around Healthy Eating

This story is part of an ongoing series exploring local black businesses with TV show Ujamaa Rising. By: Vanessa J. Cheeks, April 10, 2018 Just one month after opening its doors, business at Life Eatery…

Why Women are Sharing Stories of Sexual Harassment with Two Simple Words

By: Tianna Mañón, Oct 17, 2017 Me too. You may have seen that simple phrase on your social media, usually posted by women. Sometimes a whole story is posted with it, sometimes it’s just those…

Letter from the Publisher: My Grandmother Helped Shape Me

By: Shappelle Thompson, April 17, 2018 I remember walking across the stage for my high school graduation. My first instinct was to scan the audience for my grandmother. Of course she was there, sitting with…

Why Women are Sharing Stories of Sexual Harassment with Two Simple Words

By: Tianna Mañón, Oct 17, 2017 Me too. You may have seen that simple phrase on your social media, usually posted by women. Sometimes a whole story is posted with it, sometimes it’s just those…