Bar-B-Que-ing it up with the DINOSAUR!

One of my favorite places to eat in the Rochester, NY area is the Dinosaur Bar-B-Que. It’s a down South, Honky Tonk style restaurant that offers amazing food, music, and great seats, if you can get them, that allows you to look out at the falls while you eat lunch or dinner. The building use Read More …

Rochester Art Supply/FineArtStore.com is incredible!

I remember that whenever I went to the art studios artists would always ask me what I had in the black laptop shoulder bag. The fun thing about this was that nobody had a clue as to what was actually in the bag because I was always brief when I explained it to them, until Read More …

Sibley Square Courtyard makeover

When I was a little boy around five years old I use to beg my mother to bring me downtown. It use to be tons of fun and there was so much to do even though we never had much money to spend. She would bring me to all the stores such as Sibley’s, B. Read More …

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 …

Public transportation problems in Rochester, NY

Before I get into telling you what’s wrong with the public transportation in Rochester, Ny let me first give the city of Rochester and the Regional Transit Center credit for that they got right so far. The new Transit Center in downtown Rochester, NY is much better than the public bus system that they had Read More …

A sad Christmas in downtown Rochester NY

It’s a sad Christmas in Downtown Rochester, NY even though the Christmas display looks awesome and the Christmas tree looks way better than it has in many years. The tree is nicely decorated and lit up and the Christmas presents look realistic and add a nice touch. Santa Clause is sitting in his rocking chair 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 …

Jack and the Bean Stalk.

Over a few years ago I took these pictures when first finding out who Arigami was. They built this beautiful display made entirely out of balloons over the course of a few days. As you can see the details are truly amazing and to this day I don’t know of anybody else that can make Read More …

The High Falls District

I’ve always been infatuated with the High Falls District as far back as I can remember. There’s something about the old historic buildings, roads and left over sections of the old flour mills that once flourished within this amazing area. At one time Rochester, NY was called the flour city due to the high production Read More …