We are known for Kodak, Bausch and Lomb and Xerox,Wegmans (some heavy hitters there) Rochester is the burial grounds for Susan B Anthony and Fredrick Douglass. Rochester was one of the the first boom cities. Frenchs Mustard, Garbage Plates, and Film are claims to fame. Philip Seymour Hoffman and Taye Diggs went to school here. Our Rose Garden is the second largest in the country.Our Public Market was rated #1 in all the US...even beating out Pikes Place Market.