RocLinks 4/2/16

RocLinks 4/2/16

This article was scraped from Rochester Subway. This is a blog about Rochester history and urbanism has not been published since 2017. The current owners are now publishing link spam which made me want to preserve this history.. The original article was published April 02, 2016 and can be found here.

Collegetown Under Construction [PHOTO: Author]

     By       Matthew Denker

With April Fools Day being only yesterday, RocLinks will be a little light this week. Even so, step right this way...

Grand Closing!

Another one bites the dust with     the closure    of the corner bakery over at Collegetown. It's easy to think this shows some sort of long term trend, as does the closing of Cosentino's, but...

Grand Opening!

...At the exact same time Bar 145     just opened

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at Collegetown. The 8th location for the 'chain' based on Toledo, this is the first in New York. Good luck to them.

Don't Say I'm Back

In other local-venue-news, Water Street Music Hall     received a conditional license

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to keep operating. There's a laundry list of requirements that should probably be titled "Stuff Water Street Should Already Have Been Doing." Maybe now they will?

April Fools!

And finally, we are, of course, not the only people to have an April Fools post. With that in mind, I wanted to link to     one of my favorites

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that would also be great in Rochester.    * * *

As always, use the comments below as open discussion for anything in these links - or let us know if there's a topic you'd like to see us hit more aggressively in future RocLinks. Have a great weekend!

Chris Gemignani

Chris Gemignani

Rochester, NY, USA