Music at the Phelps Honors Harold Manker
| November 10, 2017
Phelps Mansion Museum present a concert in memory of Harold Manker. Lance G. Hill talks about Harold’s legacy of re-making the Phelps Mansion into a vibrant center for the arts. The program features performances by Timothy LeFebvre, Micheal Salmirs, John Covelli, Wei-Tang Huang, and Toby Jean and Harold’s son and daughter-in-law, Brian and Katherine Gradojevich Manker.
Photo credit: Phelps Mansion Museum
NEW YORK NOW - New York state will begin enforcing its ban on single-use carry-out plastic bags next month after a brief hiatus of the law due to a legal challenge brought earlier this year, when those bags were temporarily allowed to be used by stores without any repercussions.
ROCHESTER, NY (WXXI) - During a visit to Rochester’s Aenon Baptist Church on Sunday, New York State Attorney General Letitia James said her office will announce when it is investigating deaths of unarmed individuals after encounters with law enforcement. She also said her office will release police body camera footage of these incidents as soon as possible.
ALBANY, NY (WSKG) - A decision by New Jersey leaders to raise taxes on that state’s wealthiest residents has provided new hope to advocates who want to tax the rich in New York -- but Gov. Andrew Cuomo and his budget director are throwing cold water on that proposal. New Jersey’s top tax rate for those making between $1 million and $5 million a year will rise to 10.75%.
SYRACUSE, NY (WRVO) - The Green Party candidate for president won’t be on the ballot in two battleground states, following court rulings last week. It's another example, the Greens say, of the difficulties third party candidates have getting on the ballot.
KEYSTONE CROSSROADS — Stephannia Swain, 52, has had the same job for almost her entire adult life, cooking at the Warwick Hotel in Center City Philadelphia. “We only have six cooks and we’re all lifers,” she said.
To find awesome listings near you!