Rahkiya "Rocky" Brown
Binghamton, New York
Former bartender slays Binghamton's nail art scene
(BINGHAMTON, N.Y.) Originally from Nashville, Tennessee, ‘Kat Proctor’ of Pretty Kitty Nails has managed to become one of the busiest and most successful nail techs in Binghamton in a...
“Dancing with D” sets the stage for diversity in Broome County
(BINGHAMTON, N.Y.) Dancing since she was four years old, Dhyani James started dancing competitively by ten. She was born in Detroit, Michigan, but attributes her love for dance to the...
Community is ready for change after Broome County elections
(Binghamton N.Y) Thousands of Broome County voters turned up to vote this past Election Day, deciding key leadership positions including Broome County District Attorney, Vestal Town...
"No Tricks, All Treats" at the Broome County Urban League this Saturday
(BINGHAMTON, N.Y.) The Broome County Urban League is no stranger to the act of giving back. The organization often hosts free giveaways to distribute donations they get throughout the...
Local dispensary pays tribute to icon with new merchandise launch
(Binghamton, N.Y.) Just Breathe, Upstate New York’s first legal dispensary, recently launched their first line of street wear merchandise, which includes t-shirts and tote bags. Olivia...
As more adults struggle, community offers resources for back-to-school
(BINGHAMTON, N.Y.) It is no secret that in today’s economy, many Americans are struggling to make ends meet. New census data shows that nearly 90 million American adults have difficulty...
Binghamton trainer turns personal success into launching point for others
(BINGHAMTON, N.Y.) After losing more than 125 pounds in only 8 months, Brooklyn native Russel Trevino is pouring his passion for fitness into a brand he calls All Active, for himself and...
Brooklyn native makes waves in Binghamton music scene
(Binghamton N.Y.) While the Binghamton music scene is mostly made up of hip-hop artists, one R&B singer’s presence is undeniable in the 607 area. Nathandria Watkins, also known by her...
“The Crafted Key” turns creativity into adventure
(BUFFALO, N.Y.) “To know that I made them feel like the world revolved around them for the day, gave them a day of fun and enjoyment, and made them feel so special is worth everything to...
Binghamton native starts athletic youth club
(BINGHAMTON N.Y.) Binghamton native Rashaud Taylor has set out on a mission to cut down on the idle time of youth. His vessel? The new Broome County Youth Club, a non-profit organization...