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February 2017 Edition

As you may know, February is the month to GO RED For Women for the American Heart Association. Let’s all wear red this month in support of our friends and family that have battled, are battling, or have lost their fight to heart disease. Rochester Woman Online will even hold A Day of Empowering Women…GO RED FOR WOMEN event on Sunday, February 19th from 12-5pm at the Century Club of Rochester to help benefit the AHA featuring over 75+ vendors for the ultimate ladies day out. Plus, you can meet our absolutely stunning February cover woman, WHEC TV 10’s very own Lynette Adams! Be sure to read her amazing story, one she only shared with our editor Cheryl Kates-Benman.

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SENIOR LIFE

Does Mom Need Help or Do I?

The old saying “you don’t know what you don’t know” often applies to those who realize that they or their parent’s life is becoming increasingly difficult as the effects of aging sets in. Challenges with activities of daily living, memory, health and social interaction can make the desired lifestyle difficult to maintain. But, without prior experience dealing with aging transitions, none of us know how to research, understand and make decisions about the best options for the next phase of our lives or the lives of our aging loved ones.

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BADGE OF HONOR, REGULARS

Meet Sean Furey: Niagara County’s Supermodel

Niagara County Deputy Sean Furey’s partner hails from the Eastern European country that has been known to produce the most “supermodels.”  The 85 pound rich sable colored German Shepherd with Czech lines is a rock star in his own right.  Although Vedder was not by Deputy Furey’s side last summer when he along with a group of volunteer firefighters, City Police and fellow deputies rescued a man with onset dementia who had wandered from his home 11 days earlier.  Continue reading

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ENCORE CHOCOLATES
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ENCORE CHOCOLATES

With Valentine’s Day rapidly approaching, the scent of chocolate is in the air.  Did you know the first Valentine’s box of candy appeared in 1861 (1). 20 billion dollars are spent on Valentine’s Day (2). Chocolate was tagged a drink for royalty during Aztec times according to Montezuma (3). Known as the “food of the Gods” and then an aphrodisiac chocolate contains phenyl ethylamine, causing excitement, attraction and pleasure (3). Early explorers brought chocolate back to Europe (2).

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Fiamma Centro: Not Just Typical Pizza

If there’s anything I know as a Long Islander-turned-Rochesterian, it’s that pizza preferences are highly subjective. What I consider to be a superior slice (thin, tender crust, not too much sauce), is replaced in this region by a far more sauce heavy, doughy crust companion. I’m not complaining, to each their own. But in the grand debate of what the perfect slice really is, there are some markers of excellence that you can’t really ignore – whether you’re from Rochester or you’re from Salerno, Italy.

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A HEALTHY SOLUTION, SPECIAL FEATURES

A Healthy Solution: Bluebird Harvest

Hello, this is Matt and Mike from Bluebird Harvest. In 2016, we created a home and workplace delivery program offering year-round, premium quality produce and local specialty goods in the Rochester area.  We started operations in July and we are continuously growing and providing quality products to our customers.  We bring convenience to the busy modern family and a hectic household at a reasonable price.  Continue reading

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NEW YEAR, NEW YOU! A Bootcamp With Maintainable Results

With over fifteen years of experience, trainers Noah Jobin and Josh Deporter of Irondequoit Fitness, enjoy sharing their knowledge of assisting people in becoming healthy and fit. It is much more than a job for them. They were both overweight (70-80 pounds) striving to become an example to their clients. It was important to them sharing their journey of weight loss as they learned themselves the importance of healthy living.

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