Saturday 18 November 2017
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Category: City, Featured News, Local News

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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...


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...


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,...


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...


The Sports Corner with Coach Angel Alicea

How to Select Players for High School Baseball Team Spanish Version Follows/Versión en Español adjunta Rochester’s High schools...


Mayor Warren Raises Minimum Wage to $15 Per Hour for City Employees

By Staff Spanish version follows/Versión en Español adjunta Mayor Lovely Warren announced she will raise the miniumm wage for city...

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RTA President Adam Urbanski Discusses Diversity in the Classroom

Spanish version follows/Versión en Español adjunta By Rodney Brown Rochester City School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas has...