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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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Test Negative for COVID-19? Keep That Mask On

Test Negative for COVID-19? Keep That Mask On By: Patti Singer pattisinger@miniorityreporter.net (Versión en español abajo.) More than...

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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...

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Dry Spell Ends in Flash Floods, Morelle Introduces Leglislation to Help Businesses Impacted by Flooding

After an extended dry spell in Upstate New York, the rain we were wishing for finally delivered. Unfortunately, it was a bit more than most...

A car belonging to the city of Rochester was vandalized May 30, 2020, in a parking lot across from the Public Safety Building. Police have begun announcing arrests in the riot and looting that followed a peaceful protest. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

RPD Identifies First Wave of Arrests After Rally

Staff reports The Rochester Police Department identified the 13 people arrested following the May 30 protest that started peacefully at...

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RCSD Student, Once Conjoined Twin, is Celebrated as She Graduates

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net Nasmil Campusano, separated 20 years ago from her conjoined twin Jazmin, was celebrated...

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Families Urged to Collect Meals to Last Through Holiday Weekend

Staff reports In observance of Memorial Day on May 25, the Rochester City School District schools providing pack-and-go breakfast, lunch,...

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How Should City Spend $7.5M in COVID-19 Aid?

Staff reports The city is seeking input on how to use money from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development (HUD) in response to...

Because of COVID-19, the city is asking residents to pause on neighborhood beautification projects. Photo by Patti Singer for Minority Reporter Media Group

City Asks Residents to Hit “Pause” on Sprucing Up Neighborhoods

Staff reports As tempting as it is to join with neighbors and make your street pretty for spring and summer, the city is urging residents...