ROC the Day is a 24-hour, online event that gives people in our community an opportunity to support all of the not-for-profit organizations doing great work in the nine-county Greater Rochester area. People will visit ROCtheDay.org, a secure online giving platform, to make a gift. All ROC the Day gifts will help local people and organizations.
Some pictures from phone banking last night. Dan Maloney, who is running for Monroe County Legislature in Greece, stopped by to thank us.
This site can’t bring back Carrie Ray, which is heartbreaking. Our hearts go out to her family. But we sincerely hope that we can make this road, and others, safer for future travelers.
Brockport teacher Carrie Ray was killed while riding her bicycle along Sweden Walker Road earlier this month
Some safety advocates say critical oversights when the road was repaved and striped, made Rt. 260 extremely dangerous.
GTA’s Will Haines rides that same stretch of road and is calling for change.
“I really just decided I wanted to do something in her honor and really try to improve the road,” said Haines.
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GTA’s own Carol Jean Miceli will be Making Strides on Sunday in her mother’s memory. Please consider supporting her. Way to go, CJ!
All the details are here: http://13wham.com/features/bright-spot/bright-spot-the-music-makers