Yet Another Rumor. The Show is Opening Up in Garner

Neal Simon’s “Rumors” is about to open at the Garner-Hayfield-Ventura High School Auditorium Friday at 7pm. It is another in a series of productions by the resurgent Brick Street Theater Company featuring local actors and actresses in an award winning Broadway play. Simon pits four couples in a 10 year wedding anniversary reunion scenario where it appears some foul play […]

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May is Trauma Awareness Month

May is Trauma Awareness Month and the American Red Cross urges eligible donors to give blood or platelets to help ensure lifesaving blood products are available for trauma patients and others with serious medical needs. Each year, trauma accounts for approximately 41 million emergency department visits and 2.3 million hospital admissions in the U.S., according […]


Mediacom Upgrades to All-digital Channel Lineup

Mediacom Communications continues to upgrade its video network with an upcoming change that primarily affects the way subscribers view local broadcast television channels on analog TVs. Beginning Tuesday, June 21, 2016, analog signals will no longer be used to deliver lower-numbered channels, including local Rochester and Mason City-based television stations. While placing an emphasis on […]

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Ernst and Grassley Support Sexual Assault Awareness Month Highlighted by Accountability Bill

To mark Sexual Assault Awareness Month, Republican leaders in the U.S. Senate and survivors of sexual assault joined Senators Kirsten Gillibrand and Claire McCaskill today to urge the Senate to pass the Campus Accountability and Safety Act. This bipartisan legislation would protect students, professionalize the response to and reporting of sexual assault cases, and provide […]