Lighting of the Liberty Pole

Every year the Mayor of Rochester, NY arrives at the Liberty Pole, makes a major speech and signals for the lights to be turned on. The Liberty Pole stands as tall as Sibley Square and represents the anticipation of Christmas every December. It’s a glorious site as you watch hundreds of lights come to life Read More …

The way Christmas use to be

Growing up as a kid I remember how beautiful downtown Rochester was around Christmas time. There use to be tons of lights and decorations on every single tree and pole all along Main Street. You could go window shopping because all the stores would compete to see who could create the very best display possible. Read More …

Arena’s store on East Avenue

I’ve always had a huge interest in unique and antique objects. Whenever I go into an antique or specially store I am like a big kid in a candy store. I can look at these types of objects for hours withou getting bored. Arena’s on East Avenue is one such store that has a blend Read More …