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St. Joseph’s Park: A Rochester treasure — September 12, 2019

IS ST. JOSEPH’S PARK OVER ON FRANKLIN STREET. ((VO)) I TALKED ABOUT THIS A COUPLE WEEKS AGO…WANTED TO GET THE DRONE UP TO SEE THIS BEAUTY. BUILT BY GERMAN IMMIGRANTS IN 1843….A DEVASTATING FIRE CLAIMED MOST OF THIS CATHOLIC CHURCH IN 1974…ALL THAT REMAINED WAS THE CLOCK TOWER AND THE ADJOINING WALLS. IT NOW SERVES… Read More »

St. Thomas More School Demolition

A long-standing catholic community on our area recently started some major reconstruction. The Parish Family of Mary, Mother of the Church began phase 1 of its master plan to update the old Saint Thomas More school building. Now that the lead and asbestos has been removed. plans are to begin demolition on the building mid-November.… Read More »