Historical marker makes Son House's Rochester connection official
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Not only is the apartment where House lived at 61 Greig St. in Corn Hill for much of his 33 years in Rochester gone, but so is that section of Greig Street, "ripped out by an insensitive urban renewal program," as Corn Hill historian Jim DeVinney noted ...
Jury convicts man in rape of jogger in Eastview Park
“He said, 'My name is John. Now shut up, and do what I tell you,'” she said. He pushed her down and shoved the knife in the ground beside her. The woman testified that she tried to fend off her attacker but when she resisted he threatened her with the ...
SAFM busy again at fairgrounds
The couple said they had been married 60 years and this was their first time to visit the market. “We didn't know it was here,” John Loyd said. The couple purchased Ruby Queen hybrid corn from vendor Carrie Pittman of the Rupe Rabbit Ranch, of Ionia.
The Drought You Haven't Heard About Is Causing Crisis In Africa
“What you will see is people buying less of everything else so that they can afford corn,” Zimbabwe-based economist John Robertson told Bloomberg News. “People will limit buying to corn and nothing else.” Zimbabwean officials said over 20,000 people ...