SouthWedge.org

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.

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Marcia Bornhurst Parkes posted an event
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Donations Welcome for Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale at Saint Anne Church

August 5, 2014 at 9am to August 12, 2014 at 6pm
Closing an estate or down-sizing? Have quality items to donate? The Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale welcomes donations from August 5-12, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Please: No books, magazines, computers, car seats, cribs, exercise equipment, analog TVs, tires, skis, boots, shoes.  To donate or schedule a pick-up, please contact Saint Anne Parish Office August 5-6 at 585-271-3260. The last pick-up date is August 9th.This high quality sale includes clean home goods such as working small…See More
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Joe Varga updated their profile
Jul 10
Rochester Contemporary Art Cente posted an event
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State of the City: Lost and Found at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

August 1, 2014 at 6pm to September 27, 2014 at 10pm
State of the City: Lost and FoundAugust 1 - September 27Opening Reception: Friday August 1, 6-10pm Artist's Talk: Saturday August 2, 1pmState of the City 2014 features monumental installations by Ron Klein (Philadelphia, PA) and The Shua Group (Jersey City, NJ), each encouraging us to think differently about our surroundings. Shua Group creates movement based artworks which encourage deep listening, human exchange, and spatial and perceptual transformation. Ron Klein's complex and varied…See More
Jul 10
Iorick Bernison posted a discussion

The Declining South Wedge

I love the South Wedge, I've lived in the wedge for 3 years and it feels like home to me.  However, there is a growing concern in the area. My car window was SMASHED - completely obliterated - and my boyfriend's coat was found strewn off to the side of the road about 20 feet away.  Luckily there was nothing valuable in my car.There have been a rash of incidents lately - Nathaniel's Corner Store was vandalized several times, and just the other day two men got into a fight and one of them was…See More
Jul 9
Iorick Bernison updated their profile
Jul 9
Shawn OHara posted a discussion

Looking for an Apt in South Wedge

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 artist. We would love something under $1000 including utilities, our plan is to save some money so we can purchase a house in the Wedge in the future. If anyone knows of a place please feel free to reach out to me.1-2 BedroomCat friendlyBright an…See More
Jul 4
Marcia Bornhurst Parkes posted an event

Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale at Saint Anne Church

August 14, 2014 at 9am to August 16, 2014 at 6pm
Closing an estate or down-sizing? Have quality items to donate? The Saint Anne Church Next to New Sale welcomes donations from August 5-12, 9:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.  Please: No books, magazines, computers, car seats, cribs, exercise equipment, analog TVs, tires, skis, boots, shoes. To donate or schedule a pick-up, please contact Saint Anne Parish Office August 5-6 at 585-271-3260. The last pick-up date is August 9th.This high quality sale includes clean home goods such as working small appliances…See More
Jul 3
Casey Davies Karafonda updated their profile
Jul 2
Profile IconKatie M., Casey Davies Karafonda, Shawn OHara and 2 more joined SouthWedge.org
Jul 2
Pam Perkins posted an event

Festive Friday Mystical Faire and More at Brighton Town Park

August 15, 2014 from 5:30pm to 9:30pm
It’s TFIF! Join us on 8/15/14 Friday from 5:30-9:30pm at Brighton Town Park Carmen Clark Lodge 777 Westfall Rd (Next to the Islamic Ctr).  Free Admission. Bring your friends, come right after work and have some insightful fun with our intuitives, tarot/angel card readers, and mediums with great rates.  See how great your spirit feels with hand drumming with light facilitation.  Bring your own drum and some drums to share.  Our teachers will have classes on  QiGong, Tai Chi, (hula) hooping…See More
Jul 2
Rochester Hope for Pets posted an event
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7th Annual Rochester Hope for Pets Benefit Golf Tournament at Shadow Lake Golf & Racquet Club

September 14, 2014 from 11am to 6pm
We invite you to attend our 7th Annual Golf Tournament to benefit Rochester Hope for Pets. The tournament will be held on Sunday, September 14, at Shadow Lake Golf & Racquet Club. The winning foursome will receive a round of golf at Locust Hill Country Club!Registration opens at 11:00 a.m., with a shotgun start at 12:00 p.m. The cost is $120 per person, $460 per foursome, which includes: 18 holes with a cart, entry into Longest Drive and Closest to the Pin contests, one raffle ticket per…See More
Jun 24
Rochester Contemporary Art Cente posted an event
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Rochester Contemporary Art Center's 6x6x2014 at Rochester Contemporary Art Center

June 18, 2014 at 1pm to July 13, 2014 at 9pm
6x6x2014June 7 - July 13, 2014 Artwork Purchase Price: $20 each
Sold Out Artists’ Names Revealed Online: July 4 Purchased Artwork Pick-Up: July 13, 14 & 15, 12-6pmSupport Contemporary ArtRochester Contemporary Art Center's (RoCo), international small art phenomenon returns for the 7th year with artworks made and donated by celebrities, international & local artists, designers, college students, youths, and YOU. This year over 6,700 artworks are exhibited in the gallery and online. All…See More
Jun 17
 

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The Declining South Wedge

I love the South Wedge, I've lived in the wedge for 3 years and it feels like home to me.  However, there is a growing concern in the area. My car window was SMASHED - completely obliterated - and my boyfriend's coat was found strewn off to the side…Continue

Started by Iorick Bernison in Uncategorized Jul 9.

Looking for an Apt in South Wedge

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.

Stopping the Spam from Saul Levine14620 ?

If there is anyone out there, can you get this site to stop sending me spam from Saul Levine14620 ? By the way, that bot controlled account has also mounted spam on the…Continue

Started by Michael E Tomb in Uncategorized Feb 9.

Love The Wedge

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

Tags: community, event, business

Started by Pam Perkins in Uncategorized Jan 15.

LOST CAT!

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.

Neighborhood Decency 1 Reply

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

Started by Rick in Uncategorized. Last reply by Shawn Wallace Sep 2, 2013.

Lost Cat in the Wedge

I'm posting this for a neighborMISSING CAT: Please help us find Raja! We know he must of sneaked out sometime last night (8/21) as we were moving boxes but didn't realize he was missing until this morning. We're searching the neighborhood (South…Continue

Tags: Cat, Missing

Started by Karen in Uncategorized Aug 26, 2013.

Looking for a house in the South Wedge...

My husband and I have been looking to buy a house in the South Wedge/Ellwanger Barry/Highland Park/Swillburg neighborhood since February but not much is selling. We are looking for a 3 bedroom, 1 1/2 bath with a driveway. If you or someone you know…Continue

Started by Caitlynn McMullen in Real Estate & Development Jul 9, 2013.

Subletting my apt on Linden and South

I'm looking to sublet my apt beginning June 1st. (Although there is some flexibility). It's a two bedroom but the 2nd bedroom is small (I use it as an office). $725/month plus utilities. Pet friendly. Free laundry. Off street parking for 2 cars.…Continue

Started by Shannon Davis in Real Estate & Development Apr 29, 2013.

looking for office space in south wedge 1 Reply

Hello,  We are tentatively interested in finding an office space for a legal practice in the South Wedge. Must have: conference room, two offices, reception area. We hope it also has access to off street parking.  My business associate and I will be…Continue

Tags: space, wanted, office, estate, real

Started by Amy D'Amico in Real Estate & Development. Last reply by Donald Swartz Apr 28, 2013.

Blog Posts

Positive News for Childhood Obesity

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…

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Posted by Healthi Kids on September 1, 2013 at 10:30am

ride share Houston 9/9

Eastman grad driving to Houston.  Ride share offered all or part way.  References required.

Posted by gisella on September 1, 2013 at 8:42am

Summer Meals are Back!

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…

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Posted by Healthi Kids on June 7, 2013 at 2:38pm

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