Category: City, Featured News, Local News, Politics

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City Appoints Daisy Rivera Algarin as Director of Neighborhood Service Centers

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren has appointed Daisy Rivera Algarin as the new director of the city’s Neighborhood Service...

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City Seeking Proposals for La Marketa Urban Renewal Project

By Staff   The city is seeking proposals regarding the purchase and development of property for the La Marketa Urban Renewal project,...

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Rochester to Participate in “Cities Supporting the Early Childhood Workforce” Initiative

By Staff   Rochester has been selected by the National League of Cities (NLC) to participate in the “Cities Supporting the Early...

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City Fire Department Implements Diversity Program to Reach Out to Women and People of Color

To kick off National Fire Prevention Week, the Rochester Fire Department hosted an open house on Oct. 9 from noon to 3 p.m. Station tours...

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Schumer: HTR’s Business Accelerator Project to Receive $2.6 Million

By Staff   U.S. Sen. Charles Schumer (D -N.Y.) has announced High Tech Rochester, a non-profit economic development agency, will...

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Mayor Warren Announces New Program for Local Entrepreneurs

By Staff   Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the city will partner with Kiva, a national crowdfunding effort, to give local,...

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Local Leaders Host Second Annual “Field of Dreams Urban Camp-Out”

By Staff     Mayor Lovely Warren, Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo, and other local elected officials, along with the Boys...

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Hector Santiago and Latino Services Team Receive Innovation for Quality Award

By Staff Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta The Child Care Council Inc.’s Latino services team has received an...

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Latino to Watch: Orlando Ortiz

By Staff Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta Born in Cayey, Puerto Rico, Orlando Ortiz and his family moved to Rochester,...

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La Cumbre Celebrates Its Spring Renewal Event

Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta By: Shalym Nater La Cumbre, a community forum in Rochester that advocates for the...