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Rochester cuenta con una nueva Plaza Internacional, La Marketa, con sabor latino

Rochester cuenta con una nueva Plaza Internacional, La Marketa, con sabor latino Por Marisol Galarza-Ruiz  ...

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RASE Commission Wants to Hear About Experiences with Social Service Agencies

RASE Commission Wants to Hear About Experiences with Social Service Agencies Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) The Commission on...

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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...

Rudy Rivera, executive director of the Father Tracy Advocacy Center, speaks out about the increase in percent of overdose deaths among Latinos and Blacks. File photo

Blacks, Latinos Accounted for Higher Percentage of Monroe County OD Deaths in 2019

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español abajo.) The percentage of Blacks and Hispanics who died from heroin...

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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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City Council Names Miguel Melendez Jr. to At-Large Seat

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión es español abajo.) Miguel Melendez Jr. has been appointed by City Council to fill...

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City Council to Fill Seat Vacated by New Election Commissioner Jackie Ortiz

Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) The appointment of Jackie Ortiz as Democratic Commissioner of the Monroe County Board of...

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Largest Minority Class Set to Join Ranks of RFD

Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) The Rochester Fire Department is expecting to welcome the largest minority group of new...

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RCSD Explains Reopening Plans

Staff reports (Versión en español abajo.) The Rochester City School District is holding five virtual sessions to explain its reopening...

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Monroe County Legislature Fails to Vote on Ortiz Appointment

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español abajo.) The Board of Elections remains without a permanent Democratic...