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HHM21

Hispanic Heritage Month Celebration Community Events

   

Henry Padrón Morales

Black August

Henry Padron-Morales Rochester NY celebrated Black August Beginning on August 1, 2021. The opening event was answering the question; What...

Puerto Rican Festival Gets a New Look for 2021

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) (This story was updated Aug. 2.) The Puerto Rican Festival...

William Burgess, Rachel Barnhart,  Ricky Frazier and Mercedes V. Simmons on June 22 at Polo's Restaurant celebrating their wins. Photo by Marisol Galarza-Ruiz, Rochester La Voz

Evans Ousts Warren in Mayoral Primary; New Faces on City Council, School Board

Patti Singer, pattisinger@minorityreporter.net and Tyronda James, tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.)...

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Mayoral Candidates Address Key Issues Facing City

Below are responses from incumbent Lovely Warren and challenger Malik Evans to questions from Minority Reporter/La Voz staff. Lovely Warren...

Concejo de la Ciudad

City Council Candidates Respond to Key Issues

The 16 candidates on the Democratic line were sent five questions from Minority Reporter. Candidate responses appear in the order in which...

County legislature

Candidates for Monroe County Legislature State Positions on Five Key Questions

Candidates for County Legislature districts within the city answer questions from Minority Reporter/La Voz staff. Candidates appear in the...

Candidates of the Working Families Party urge passage of ethics reform in Monroe County. Standing with WFP is LaKaya Sinclair (far left) and candidates (left to right); Stevie Vargas, Ricky Frazier, Mercedes Vazquez-Simmons and William Burgess. Photo by Tyronda James/Minority Reporter Media Group.

Working Families Candidates Want Ethics Violators Held Accountable

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) Candidates with the Working Families Party held the...

Nicholas Robertson, front right, is among plaintiffs in a class action civil rights lawsuit against the city and Rochester Police Department filed April 5, 2021. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group.

City, RPD Hit by Class Action Lawsuit to Stop Excessive Force and Racial Profiling

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Disponible en español.) Ten individuals and two organizations have filed a class-action...

International Plaza

International Plaza to Open for the Season Thursday

   Staff reports (Versión en español disponible.) The City of Rochester and Ibero-American Development Corporation announce the...