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CHNA Lancers Game Outing

Corn Hill Neighbors Association Rochester LancersOn Saturday, December 27, the CHNA Social Committee is sponsoring an afternoon at the Blue Cross Arena, 100 Exchange Boulevard with Rochester’s soccer team, the Lancers as they take on the Baltimore Blast.

Tickets to this 1-3 p.m. event are free to Corn Hill neighbors who contact by December 20.

Guests may also be registered but will be charged a $5 admittance.

The Corn Hill Gazette – December 2014 / January 2015

The December 2014 / January 2015 Corn Hill Gazette is now available to download.

The Corn Hill Gazette Cover December 2014 - January 2015

Jazz Returns to The Clarissa Room

Clarrisa's LogoRonald Gordon, Entertainment Director at The Clarissa Room, announces the following December events:

Dec 4th – Line Dance Exercise and Karaoke Night

Dec 6th – Wine Tasting and Fund Raising Events

Dec 11th – Line Dance Exercise and Karaoke Night

Dec 12th – Happy Hour Friday’s the Gcc Trio Jazz

Dec 13th – Pythodd Days with Water Colors Jazz

Dec 18th – Line Dance Exercise and Karaoke Night

Dec 20th – Pythodd Days with the Killtet Jazz,

Dec 25th – Merry Christmas

Dec 26th – Happy Hour Friday’s the Gcc Trio Jazz

Dec 27th – Grand Opening with Ignite and the Line Dancers with Free American, African and Caribbean Food Reggae Music and More!

Dec 31st – New Years Eve Party with Live MusicBy Ignite and Innovation Reggae Meets R&b Drink Specials Free Food and Good Clean Fun!!!!


A Soulful Motown Christmas and Candle Light Service

Christmas Corn HillCome experience the spiritual and human sides of the Christmas story. Your favorite Christmas songs performed soulfully by our youth to the Legendary Gospel Motown beat.

The Songs of Christmas:

  • Joy to the World
  • Silent Night
  • Little Drummer Boy
  • Jesus the Light of the World
  • Mary Did you Know.
  • Jesus! Oh What a Wonderful Child

Date: 12/20/2014
Time: 5:00 PM

Mt .Olivet Baptist Church
141 Adams Street
Rochester, NY 14608
Rev. Dr. Rickey Harvey, Pastor

Rochester City Recreation Center Survey

Rochester Recreation CenterCorn Hill residents are encouraged to take this survey in regards to our Adams Street Recreation Center.

Clarissa Street Plan To Be Re-Shown At Memorial AME Zion Church

Clarissa St Sign Corn Hill Rochester, NYAs a follow-up to the CHNA November 10th General Meeting, the Landmark Society’s African American Corridor study prepared by the architectural firm of Clark Patterson Lee will again be presented at the Memorial AME Zion church, located at 549 Clarissa Street on Monday, December 1 at 7 p.m. Jason Streb will share his power point presentation on suggested ways of highlighting historic aspects of Clarissa Street.

Members of Corn Hill’s African American community and churches are especially invited to view this presentation and to offer input and thoughts about preserving the heritage of this important Corn Hill street as well as our neighborhood’s African American history.

CHNA Holiday Open House and Food Drive

2012 Corn Hill Holiday Tour of Homes Press ReleaseOn Sunday, December 14 the Corn Hill Neighbors Association will host its annual Holiday Open House party at the Hervey Ely House, 138 Troup Street from 4-8 p.m.

Admission is free for neighbors but a $10 entrance fee will be collected for guests.

In order to attend, RSVPs must be made to the CHNA office (262-3142 or by Monday, December 8.

Our holiday party is also a food drive and neighbors are requested to bring nonperishable food items to place underneath the Christmas tree. These will be distributed to local food cupboards. Come and enjoy a sumptuous meal, great camaraderie and caroling around the piano.

RPD Community Meeting

Rochester Police DepartmentOn Wednesday, December 17 from 6-7:30 p.m. the Rochester Police Department will be hosting a community information meeting on the reorganization of the RPD in our Corn Hill district, now the Central City District, at the Public Safety Building Auditorium, 185 Exchange Boulevard.

The agenda for the meeting will provide a status update on the RPD Reorganization Project, as well as provide an opportunity for community members to meet the designated Captain for our Section.

Our Captains will provide a brief background and introduction of himself, as well as discuss expectations/goals and philosophy for delivering police services to our Section’s residents and business owners. In addition, our NSC Administrator has been invited to attend the meeting will take the opportunity to introduce/reintroduce themself and discuss the proposed alignment of services between RPD and NSC in the new Section model.


Corn Hill Holiday Tour of Homes WreathOn Saturday, December 6 the CHNA will present its annual Holiday Tour of Homes. Approximately 600 visitors will walk through our Corn Hill streets from 10 a.m. until after dark, admiring our homes and our life styles. Neighbors are encouraged to have their homes and properties decorated and lit in holiday fashion for the tour. The pride we take in showcasing our neighborhood will be obvious to all.

The Corn Hill Gazette – November 2014

The November 2014 Corn Hill Gazette is now available to download.

The Corn Hill Gazette Cover November 2014