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Wednesday 20 January 2021
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Category: Education, Featured News, Local News, Top Stories, Uncategorized

DeAnna R. Burt-Nanna, Ph.D., MCC’s 6th President

DeAnna Burt-Nanna Appointed as MCC’s First President of Color

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) An experienced educator, administrator, and advocate...

Miquel Powell said he will run for an at-large seat on City Council in 2021. Provided photo

Former PAB member Miquel Powell Says He’ll Seek City Council At-Large Seat

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net For the past few months, advocates and activists have been calling for different approaches...

Drivers line up in December at Wilson Magnet High School for COVID-19 testing. File photo

COVID-19 Testing Continues in City Through January

Staff reports Testing for people who are not showing signs of COVID-19 will continue through January. The city, along with Monroe County...

Save Rochester Voices Concern Over Potential Vaccine Mandate

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net As COVID-19 vaccination extends to more health care workers, nursing home residents and...

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City Offers Guide to Prepare Families If COVID-19 Hits Home

Staff reports (Versión en español disponible.) If you or a family member were to get COVID-19, do you have enough masks and cleaning...

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New York’s Online Learning Opportunity Could Leave Some Workers Behind

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) New York state is offering a free way for unemployed and...

Photo credit: Maria Mercedes Nicolay

Las Navidades y COVID, ¿cómo se van a celebrar las fiestas navideñas?

Por Marisol Galarza-Ruiz (English version available.) Este año, a diferencia de años anteriores, no van a haber grandes reuniones de...

Aqua Porter

Meet the new executive director of Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative

Patti Singer pattisinger@miniorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) Aqua Porter figures things out. As a Black woman...

Anthony Jordan Health Center

Numbers Show Why Jordan Health Needed to be COVID-19 Test Site

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Versión en español disponible.) Health Center marked the six-month anniversary of its...

Latinx and racism panel

Virtual Panel Discussion About the Latinx Community and Racism Sponsored by ERASE

Marisol Galarza-Ruiz marisol.galarza@rochesterlavoz.com (Versión en español disponible.) On November 7, 2020, a newly formed group from...