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Arline Santiago was named as a chairperson of Commission on Racial and Structural Equity. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

Arline Santiago Joins Leadership of Commission on Racial and Structural Equity

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net By July 31, the Commission on Racial and Structural Equity plans to have its members in place...

Monroe County  Executive Adam Bello at a Zoom news conference May 22, 2020, where he talked about the effects of COVID-19 on the budget. Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

COVID-19 Puts Recommendations From Bello’s Transition Report on Hold

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net On February 11, Monroe County Executive Adam Bello accepted a report from his transition team...

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RCSD Loses Another: Bob Franklin Heads Back to His Former County CFO Job

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net The chief financial officer of the Rochester City School District resigned May 15 and...

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‘Protect Your Circle” Videos Urge Everyone to Do Their Part

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net As businesses owners start thinking about when they can reopen, Orlando Ortiz wants to make...

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Tell the Mayor Which City Services Are Crucial

Staff reports COVID-19 is affecting more than physical and emotional health. The illness is expected to take a financial toll on every...

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Rochester Offers Economic Programs to Help Residents During COVID-19

Staff reports Mayor Lovely Warren announced programs and services to support residents and businesses during and after the coronavirus...

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Fundraiser Set for Jan. 24 to Help Victims of Puerto Rico Earthquakes

Puertorriqueños Unidos en la Distancia (Puerto Ricans United in the Distance) and local organizations are hosting a fundraiser to help...

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Survey Asks: How Would You Like to See Latino Culture Celebrated?

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Having just celebrated its 50th year, the Puerto Rican Festival Inc. is drafting a strategic...

Worth the Whole Dollar: Latinas Rally for Pay Equity

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Annette Ramos knows firsthand about pay inequity. “You’d be surprised what they want...

City Holds Groundbreaking on La Marketa

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Decades after northeast Rochester residents first talked about having a Caribbean-style plaza...