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Amazon Cancels Plans for 2nd Headquarters in New York City Amid Local Outcry

Amazon's out! On Thursday, the e-tailing behemoth announced it's canceling plans to construct a second company headquarters in Queens, New York, after local lawmakers and residents expressed outrage over the heavily subsidized deal. "We’ve decided not to move forward with our plans to build a...
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INTERVIEW: Brian Kane of Literacy Rochester

Corey James from #TeamPXY took some time to speak with Brian Kane the Digital Literacy Director of Literacy Rochester about their organization and an upcoming event!
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The Corning Museum of Glass to Be Featuted on Netflix

According to 13WHAM the Corning Museum of Glass is going to be featured in a new Netflix series called "Blown Away." The series will follow 10 glass blowers as they compete against one another for prizes as well as a residency at the Corning Museum of Glass. Each episode will follow contestants as...
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Actress Julia Roberts is Coming to Rochester

News10 NBC is reporting that Julia Roberts will be accepting the George Eastman Award for her distinguished contribution to the art of cinema in a few months. The ceremony that's open to the public will take place at the Dryden Theater on May 2nd. Click here to find out ticket information ! Academy...
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VIDEO: Watch Corey James from #TeamPXY Take the Polar Plunge

Thousands of people gathered at Ontario Beach Park this Sunday for the 19th Annual Rochester Polar Plunge, the biggest in both size and money raised in all of New York State. Once again #TeamPXY hosted the event, but this year was a little different. Earlier this week the Rochester Polar Plunge...
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St. John Fisher Raised a Ton of Money at Their Dance-a-thon

Congratulations to St. John Fisher College! This weekend they held their annual Teddi Dance for Love, a 24 hour dance-a-thon. More than 500 St. John Fisher College employees, teachers and students danced from 8 p.m. Friday night until 8 p.m. Saturday. News10 NBC is reporting that it raised nearly $...
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Don't Fall for This Local "Hamilton: The Musicial" Scam

The highly-anticipated national tour of the musical Hamilton is scheduled to come to Rochester's Auditorium Theatre in April and May. But before the drama of the $10 founding father Alexander Hamilton can unfold on stage, there is drama unfolding online. Multiple Facebook pages are attempting to...
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The Rochester Polar Plunge is This Sunday

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A Chick-fil-A in Henrietta Could Soon Be Closer to a Reality

On Tuesday Henrietta Town Supervisor Steve Schultz said that the developers behind the project to bring a Chick-fil-A to Henrietta are expected to submit their application in the next few weeks. The location would be at the old Joe’s Crab Shack on Jefferson Road. However not everyone is excited...
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