Harry S. Tripp, One of Rochester’s Fallen Heroes, is Remembered

In Mount Avon Cemetery, an easily overlooked marker is tucked in front of the graves of Gold Star parents Harry and Fael Tripp. The small tablet memorializes the sacrifice of the Tripps’ son and Rochester native, Harry S. Tripp, whose remains lie in an American battlefield cemetery near Liege, Belgium. A small sign nestled in front of the gravestone of Harry and Fael Tripp at Mount Avon Cemetery memorializes the service and sacrifice of their son, Harry, in World War II. Harry and Fael … [Read more...]

Rochester Symphony Orchestra Spring Concert May 19

El Nuevo TANGO! Spring Concert, Friday, May 19, St. Paul’s Methodist Church, 8:00 p.m. Special Guest performance with internationally acclaimed musician, composer and arranger Julien Labro. Also performing Maple Xu, the winner of the 2017 Young Artist Competition. Call the box office at 248-651-4181 for tickets or buy online at www.rochestersymphony.com. … [Read more...]