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Five Years on Top: Tompkins Insurance Honored as a “Best Practices” Agency for Fifth Consecutive Year

August 30, 2023

Member News Annual Study Spotlights Insurance Industry Leaders Demonstrating Financial Stability and Operational Excellence BATAVIA – In a significant milestone, Tompkins Insurance Agencies has been designated a “Best Practices” Agency, recognizing it as part of an elite group of independent insurance agencies across the United States for the fifth consecutive year. The Independent Insurance Agents &…

WXXI wins seven Telly Awards

August 30, 2023

Member News (Rochester, NY) August 30, 2023 – WXXI has won seven Telly Awards, which honor excellence in video and television across all screens. Arts InFocus: 10 Years of the Rochester Fringe Festival, ROC City Rides, and art/WORK garnered gold Telly Awards. A Good Life and PRELUDE l The Legacy of Garth Fagan received silver…

Fringe Street Beat Dance Competition Set for Saturday, September 23 at 2023 Rochester Fringe Festival

August 29, 2023

Member News Rochester, NY-Fringe Street Beat, an all-out battle of breakdancing, street dance, krumping, popping, and more, showcasing top talent from across the Northeast, returns to the Rochester Fringe Festival for the eighth year on Saturday, Sept. 23, from 1:00 to 5:30 p.m. The competition-one of the most popular, well-attended, family-friendly FREE events at the…

Bivona Child Advocacy Center Announces Partners In Hope

August 29, 2023

Member News A New Recognition Initiative For Bivona Child Advocacy Center Corporate Partners Who Place An Emphasis On Keeping Children Safe ROCHESTER, NEW YORK; August 29, 2023– HOPE is a powerful thread running through everything Bivona Child Advocacy Center does. Partners in HOPE, a new corporate recognition initiative, was created to provide the necessary tools…

Operation We Remember: Recognizing and Honoring Those Impacted by the Events of 9/11 22 Years Later

August 29, 2023

Member News Rochester, NY – 22 years have passed since the tragic events of September 11, 2001.  Veterans Outreach Center (VOC) along with the Monroe County Veterans Service Agency is hosting Operation We Remember.  The event will take place Monday, September 11 starting at 10:30 a.m. in front of the War on Terror Memorial, Highland…

Rochester Salvation Army Teams Up with Local Businesses to Collect School Supplies, Gifting Items To Kids In Need

August 29, 2023

Member News All in need are welcome to receive stuffed bookbags on September 1st Rochester, NY – Thousands of families in our area are facing the upcoming challenge of heading back to school. Providing children with the school supplies they need to succeed can place a additional burden on those who are already experiencing economic…

Matt Morgan and Heidi Brucker Return to Rochester Fringe Festival

August 25, 2023

Member News Rochester, NY-Rochester Fringe Festival favorites Matt Morgan and Heidi Brucker Morgan are returning to the Rochester Fringe Festival this year in an all-new production of Shotspeare, one of Rochester Fringe’s most popular events, in the festival’s sparkling Spiegeltent for a limited engagement of five nights only: Tuesday, Sept. 19 through Saturday, Sept. 23,…


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