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.
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.
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
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
Started by Karen in Uncategorized Aug 26.
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.
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.
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
Anyone know what happened to South Wedge Health & Fitness. I have a couple cards for prepaid Zumba classes and the number has been disconnected. Any help offline would be much appreciated.Continue
My husband and I are expecting a baby in October and we are hoping to move into a bigger place sometime before then!We're looking for a large 1 or 2 bedroom or a small house for rent, max of about $900/month. Laundry is a must, as well as cat…Continue
Three people have gotten mugged by gunpoint in the South Wedge since Jan 30.Two robberies were at gun point, in the other the robber threatened the person with a wrench. Each time they steal an expensive phone the victim was using. In two of the…Continue
Started by Nancy O'Donnell in Uncategorized Feb 1.
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