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Hilda Rosario Escher Explores Run for State Senate

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Hilda Rosario Escher, retired chief executive officer of Ibero-American Action League, said...

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Will White House Advisory Council Act to End America’s Affordable Housing Crisis?

 By: Charlene Crowell - (TriceEdneyWire.com) – Nearly 90 years ago, Kelly Miller  (1863-1939), a Black sociologist and...

The Impact of Social Media Grows: Visa Applicants Subject to Social Media Checks

While countless parents are worried that their child is spending too much time on social media, the U.S. State Department’s recent...

President Trump Endorses Bipartisan Prison Reform Bill

Major changes are coming to the U.S. federal prison system. According to the Huffington Post, President Donald Trump has endorsed a...

Port of Rochester Building Named In Honor of Former Mayor Bill Johnson

Major remodeling projects happen all the time for commercial, residential, and municipal properties. According to the U.S. Census Bureau,...

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RCSD Partnering with URMC to Help Children with Asthma

By Yolanda Clark – The Rochester City School District (RCSD) is partnering with Dr. Jill Halterman and the University of Rochester...

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Trump Is Spending Millions To Fund More Deportations

Just when you thought the immigration crisis in the United States couldn’t get any worse, President Trump is just getting warmed up....

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A New Full-Time DMV Office Will Open in Downtown Rochester

Rochester Mayor Lovely A. Warren and Monroe County Clerk Adam J. Bello announced that they have reached an agreement to bring the first...

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New Initiative Aims To Renovate Vacant Rochester Homes Into Affordable Housing

It’s no secret Rochester, NY has been facing difficulties providing enough affordable housing for residents. It’s for this...

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Study Shows Why Workers Don’t Unplug While On Vacation

Americans are known to have a problem unplugging while away on vacation and a new study by LinkedIn may tell us why. According to a recent...