Neighbors & Friends

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Elaine and Jeff Lennox to Retire

I met Elaine Lennox by the light of the silvery moon. In 2014, I had recently moved into the Corn Hill neighborhood when I heard that there was going to […]

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Remembering Robert “Bob” Trout

Back in 1970, an absentee landlord owned two properties on Atkinson Street: the Greek Revival house at #53 and a two-story frame cottage behind it at #51 (now 32 Eagle […]

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The Chemist in the Basement

On August 27, 1960 the Democrat and Chronicle reported “Twelve American Negroes, including one from Rochester, have been ordained Catholic priests this year, bringing the number of Negro priests in […]

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Jena Fraver

Corn Hill: Through a Six-Year-Old’s Eyes

Six-year-old Jena Fraver, a first-grader from Wake Forest, North Carolina, was in Corn Hill over the holidays visiting her grandparents, Joanie and Pete Fraver. She brought her camera with her, […]

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Rob Goodling Featured on New Recording

Rochester tenor, Mark Daniels and Corn Hill resident/pianist, Rob Goodling have released a compact disc recording: The Lyric Tenor in Recital (click here to listen on Spotify). The disc features favorite […]

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elizabeth holley corn hill

A Holley Haven on Eagle Street

“This house has given me a lot of stability. It needs a lot of work but it’s been a good house for me.” The house that means so much to […]

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