City Newspaper is the alternative weekly newspaper of Rochester, New York. It has been published since 1972 and its current circulation makes it the second-largest newspaper in the greater Rochester region.
City Newspaper provides progressive views on topics such as economic development, racial equality, local government, and other social issues. The magazine also has a large arts section which includes reviews of local and national bands, local artists, movies, and theater productions. City Newspaper is a free news weekly .