Dear Crabby, Why do police officers give tickets?

Dear Crabby, Why does it seem like police officers give more tickets at certain times of the year?  Is there some sort of quota they need to fill?  Is this a fundraiser for them? Sincerely, Caught Red Handed Dear Caught Red Handed, If I had to guess, I would say that you recently received a ticket for some reason or another.  I have been there a few times in my life as well. I do emphasize that it was only a few times.  As a matter of fact, I have a saying that really gets under Mrs. … [Read more...]

Crittenton Hospital Gourmet Gala Benefit November 6, 2011

The Gourmet Gala Benefit, now in its 35th year, promises to be the highlight of the upcoming holiday season.  The highly anticipated, elegant food and wine tasting will be held in Rochester at the Royal Park Hotel, for the first time in the event’s history.  The benefit will take place on Sunday, November 6 from 5 until 8 o’clock in the evening. Forty of the area’s finest restaurants will offer tastes of their signature dishes in the Grand Ballroom while adjoining parlors feature an array of the … [Read more...]


A fundraiser for Share Our Strength’s No Kid Hungry Campaign We’re rolling it, patting it and marking it with a “B” for Bake Sale!  Rochester’s Great American Bake Sale will be held on Saturday, Aug. 6, from 8:00 am to 1:00 pm at the Downtown Rochester Farmers’ Market. This community-wide bake sale will benefit Share Our Strength's No Kid Hungry Campaign. Share Our Strength’s goal is to end childhood hunger in America. With your help, they believe this goal can be achieved by 2015.  We are … [Read more...]