Category: Food and Drink

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The Overlooked Food of South Ave

When the topic of food in Rochester comes up, the South Wedge is often left out of the conversation. Places like Park Avenue and East...

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Tips From A Broke College Student

College is hard enough as it is. The last thing we need as students is additional financial stress throughout school on top of inevitable...

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College Night at CoreLife Eatery

College Night at CoreLife Eatery It’s difficult to find a balance between saving money and eating healthy. Todd Mansfield, CoreLife...

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How to Make Rotisserie Chicken Soup

Have you ever wanted homemade soup, but cannot because you live in a dorm and or are on a college budget? Well, I have a solution for you!...

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A Visit to Blue Toad Hard Cider

Recently, I had the pleasure of sitting down with Greg Booth, a part owner of Blue Toad Hard Cider. This subject, for me, is different due...

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Brunch at Label 7 Napa Eatery and Bar

OK, so here’s the situation: It’s Sunday morning and you’re too tired to finish the homework due on Monday morning, but you’re...

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The Best Ice Cream Spot in Pittsford

Need a study break? One of my favorite ice cream places near campus is Pittsford Farms Dairy. They are located in the heart of Pittsford...

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Best Off-Campus Homework Spots: Joe Bean Coffee Roasters

Studying for finals? Need to get off-campus? Here is a quick little reminder of the criteria for judgement of best spots to study: Outlets...

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Sticking to Perfection with Sticky Lips BBQ

It’s finals week, and many of us will respond to the stress and anxiety in a number of ways. Some of us will procrastinate,...

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Couponing 101

I am sure many of you have heard about extreme couponing, or have used a coupon. Although extreme couponing seems a bit bizarre and time...

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BEER:30 Lock 32 Brewing Company

What is better than a cold beer with a view of the canal? The answer: nothing. Lock 32 Brewing is located at 10 Schoen Place in Pittsford,...

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The Frog Pond: Brunch Edition

The Frog Pond is one of my favorite places on Park Avenue. A quick Google search describes it as a “funky bistro,” and I would...

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Chow Down in Town

Tired of college campus food? Looking for something with a little more color or more variety? Well, I don’t blame you. School food can...

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A Love Letter to John’s Tex Mex

Dear John, I write to you after dealing with years of struggle. I am not one to be quick with feelings. Admitting that there is something...

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Out & About: The Daily Refresher

With midterm week moving at a glacial pace and spring recess fast approaching a few weeks ago, I found myself desperately in need of a...

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Jines: Serving Brunch and Procrastinating Minds Since 1971

Let’s face it; it’s past mid-semester and we are all drowning in homework (or work). If you’re a senior, you’re also starting...

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5 Must-Try Small Restaurants Around ROC

              There’s no denying every college student loves the chance to get off-campus and away...

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How Good is Good Smoke BBQ?

After surviving the Rochester-Snowmageddon and the first snow day at Nazareth College in quite some time, I decided a few weeks ago to warm...

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Best Kept Secrets in ROC

I love to explore and find awesome places where I can let my soul free and let my guilty appetite slip away. As a Rochester native, I...

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BEER:30 | Roc Brewing Co.

Recently, I sat down with Chris Spinelli, the founder of Roc Brewing Co. First impressions are key, and let me tell you, this brewery and...