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New York’s Online Learning Opportunity Could Leave Some Workers Behind

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) New York state is offering a free way for unemployed and...

A 278,000-square foot warehouse that could bring 1,200 jobs is being planned for the area adjacent to Rochester Tech Park. Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

Major Distribution Center Eyed for Gates Could Help Equity in Employment

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) A major distribution center may be coming to Gates,...

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C.A.R.E. Coalition Works to Strengthen North Clinton Neighborhood

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español abajo.) The construction on La Marketa is not the only indication that...

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City Selects Two Anchor Tenants for New International Plaza

Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) Borinquen Bakery and New Generation Meats have been selected as vendors for the retail kiosks...

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José Coronas, Mary-Frances Winters honored for philanthropy

Staff reports José Coronas received the highest honor bestowed by the Rochester Area Community Foundation at its 2020 Philanthropy Awards,...

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...