Rochester's South Wedge Neighborhood Social Network
SouthWedge.org was built on behalf of the South Wedge Planning Committee (SWPC) to empower South Wedge residents to connect and build a sustainable community through open dialog & local business promotion.
Hi neighbors--found a kid's bike in the Hamilton Street Community Garden a couple of weeks ago. So far haven't heard from anyone who sees my Facebook posts, but I think the bike probably belongs to someone who's local ;-) That being said, I'd like…Continue
Hi Wedgies--Is anyone interested in coffee grounds to add to his/her compost heap or garden? We are collecting our grounds and have no where but a tiny garden to toss them and we do not compost ourselves. Thought I'd offer to drop off at your place…Continue
Started by Kat in Uncategorized Oct 4, 2015.
Does anyone know what is being built on the northeast corner of South and Linden? So far it looks like it will be some sort of retail establishment. As such it has drawn my attention since I live only 2 blocks away and any additional retail business…Continue
Started by Richard Agent in Uncategorized Oct 27, 2014.
Thank you very much for supporting the Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale. We received a large number of incoming goods from nearby neighborhoods as well as from the greater Rochester region, and by the end of Saturday, 8/16, most items were sold.…Continue
Started by Marcia Bornhurst Parkes in Uncategorized Aug 27, 2014.
Hi Folks!My Partner, myself and our cat Mr. Boris are relocating back to Rochester, and are looking for a large one bedroom, or two bedroom in the South Wedge. I am an interior designer, and just started a new job in the area, and my partner is an…Continue
Started by Shawn OHara in Real Estate & Development Jul 4, 2014.
I just wanted to say how wonderful the Wedge is. I was out asking business to post flyers for an upcoming event. Everyone was so friendly, open and willing to help. I always tell everyone that the Wedge has a great vibe. Three cheers to the Wedge…Continue
Started by Pam Perkins in Uncategorized Jan 15, 2014.
LOST CAT- Long hair grey female. Her name is Daisy. She is spayed but has all her claws. She is very friendly, very soft and missed terribly by her family. She was last seen August 20th. She could be anywhere between E. Henrietta Rd/Calkins to…Continue
Started by Nancy O'Donnell in Uncategorized Sep 7, 2013.
Everyone knows that it's inconsiderate to blast your music really really loud, right? Apparently not because there seems to be one particular group of people who don't know this or are outright rude and ignorant. All I know about them is that they…Continue
Great news from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) – efforts to curb childhood obesity are working! According to new research, 19 states have seen a decrease in the number of obese preschoolers ages 2 to 4. Twenty other states and Puerto Rico saw their numbers remain the same. This means the number of preschool children at an unhealthy weight has fallen from 17% to 12% since 2008.
The CDC can’t pinpoint one single factor that led to the decrease, but changes to programs…Continue
Posted by Healthi Kids on September 1, 2013 at 10:30am
Summer in the South Wedge means more than just sun and fun – it also means the return of the Summer Meals program! Thanks to a free program sponsored locally by the City of Rochester, the Rochester City School District, and Foodlink, all kids 18 and under can access free, healthy…Continue
Posted by Healthi Kids on June 7, 2013 at 2:38pm