Tuesday 17 September 2019
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Category: Business, City, Featured News, Local News

A sign announces that a vacant lot on North Clinton Avenue will become a public plaza. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

La Avenida Gets Facelift to Help Drivers, Walkers, Bikers Share Road

North Clinton Avenue between Hoeltzer and Sullivan streets is scheduled for a facelift from 1 to 6 p.m. Sept. 15 as part of Reconnect...

Rudy Rivera of the Father Tracy Health and Wellness Center stands next to buckets placed by volunteers and to be used as a receptacle for used needles at a lot on North Clinton Avenue. Photo by Patti Singer/LaVoz

ODs in Black, Hispanic Communities Highlight Need for Education About Narcan

Patti Singer Through July in Monroe County, 75 of the 483 people who overdosed on an opioid died. The...

One of the posters from the Northeast Safety Committee to promote responsibility during activities after the Puerto Rican Festival. Provided by Northeast Safety Committee

Northeast Safety Committee Organizer Proud of Volunteer Effort After Fest

Patti Singer First-year efforts by Northeast Safety Committee “laid the groundwork” for working with...


Mayor Warren Releases 2018-19 Budget Proposal

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren has recently released her 2018-19 budget proposal, which includes investment in new...

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City Announces 2018 Clean Sweep Event

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren joined Naomi Silver, president of Rochester Community Baseball, to announce the details of this...


Mayor Warren Names Daniele Lyman-Torres New Commissioner of City Rec

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren has named Daniele Lyman-Torres, former president of the Arc of Yates, as new commissioner of the...


City Announces Changes in RPD Command Staff

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren and Police Chief Michael Ciminelli have announced changes in the Rochester Police...

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City Partners with Coalition for Police Reform to Exchange RPD Body Cam Info

By Staff –   The city has entered into a partnership with the Coalition for Police Reform – Community Justice Advisory Board...

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Mayor Lovely Warren Wins Re-Election; Democrats Victorious in Local Races

By Staff –   Democratic Mayor Lovely Warren easily won re-election on Nov. 7, defeating four of her political...

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Hispanic Heritage Committee: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month each year, Mayor Lovely Warren and the city’s Hispanic Heritage Committee host a month-long program...