A building on Main Street is becoming a hub for area artists, and many are using the trash of others as their medium.
Food waste in a big problem in the U.S., but two local men are making it easy to compost food scraps.
A local furniture maker is using some unusual materials to build his creations.
Some local students are getting some hand-on training with green technology by learning how to repair wind turbines.
A local artist is finding a way to turn scraps of wood into jewelry.
Black Buttson Distilling opened up a few weeks ago near Rochester's Public Market.
A series of workshops are teaching people in our area how to make environmentally friendly choices at home.
The home of this year's Super Bowl game is being recognized as the largest "green" food service operation ever.
New York State is throwing some support behind a major project that would transform Rochester's High Falls area.
A local company is doing its part to keep pipe organs, and the lead pipes in them, from ending up in the landfill.
Bristol Mountain is about to break ground on an aerial adventure park, and they are keeping the environment in mind during the expansion.
A local man thinks he answer to cutting down on harmful auto emissions.
Some students at the Harley School are growing vegetables to put on the lunch room tables all year round.
A new building is opening up at the Harley School in Brighton and it is taking a different twist on learning.
A local salon is proving that the beauty industry can be an environmentally friendly one.
1949 tractor gets converted to electric
Rochester's General Motors plans on Lexington Avenue is going green.
Pioneer Millworks in Farmington rescues and re-uses wood from buildings that are being torn down. But it is not just the product that is green.
A company is Farmington is giving old wood new life, and many local businesses are benefiting.
A local man's creation is sparking an important conversation about sustainability in our community.
Fine dining that's local
Solar power helps companies and homeowners reduce energy consumption and now a new research facility in Rochester is aimed at helping get solar products to the market faster.
Monroe County prides itself on being an environmental leader and once again its Fleet Division is ranked among the "greenest" in the nation.
Work is underway to convert the old Geneva High School into the new Finger Lakes Community College Geneva campus.
Last year the Gates-Chili School District partnered with a local technology company to improve the performance of its bus fleet.
If you're looking to save on home energy this fall, several area houses are showcasing green options in a national tour of solar and energy efficient homes on Saturday, October 5.
Greentopia Green Visions is transforming a Rochester city neighborhood.
Espada Brazilian Steakhouse offers fine dining with a healthy serving of eco-friendly features.
This year's Greentopia Festival is set for September 10-15 in Rochester.
The goal of Project Scion is to inspire positive change by transforming vacant city lots into green space.
Rochester's Metalico is turning some of its scrap into treasure and hoping to redefine the image of the scrap metal industry at the same time.
As community gardens across Rochester help families put food on the table this summer, organizers at one garden are hoping to make that effort sustainable year round.
The PGA Championship has world class greens, and plenty of ways to go green as well.
Greentopia is Greater Rochester and the Finger Lakes' celebration of all things sustainable.
Two companies have combined to turn the waste generated by Greek yogurt production into green energy.
A local dental practice is using the earth's natural underground energy to keep patients comfortable while their teeth are cleaned.
Monroe County has transformed Rochester's Civic Center Parking Garage roof into an eco-friendly plaza.
The dog days of summer will be more enjoyable this year for one group of canines. They're enjoying an upgrade that's also good for the environment.
Camp SustainAgility is new summer camp designed to teach middle school-aged children about sustainability and empower them with the skills to reshape the future.