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Six Months After Hurricane, Puerto Ricans Rally in D.C.

It has been six months since Hurricane Maria hit Puerto Rico, and many residents are still without power. Because of this, many frustrated...

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Mayor Warren: Six Employees in City’s 9-1-1 Center Placed on Leave Following Treyvan Rowe’s Death

By Staff – Mayor Lovely Warren has announced six employees in the city’s 9-1-1 Center have been placed on leave,...

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Trump Inspects US-Mexico Border Wall Prototypes In California

  President Donald Trump has inspected prototypes of the border wall with Mexico. According to NBC News, Trump inspected a series of...

Guillermo del Toro became the third Mexican director to win best director.

Oscar Night Hispanic Spotlight Can’t Hide the Academy’s Glaring Whiteness

  Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you know that this past Sunday was Oscar night. The annual red carpet event, during...

More Latinx Candidates Are Running For Office, But Will They Have the Votes?

Since the start of the Trump presidency, it’s become clear that more Americans are now unwilling to simply stand by and accept...

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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...

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Penfield Lawyer to Challenge Rich Funke for State Senate Seat

By Staff –   The Monroe County Democratic Committee has announced Penfield lawyer Jen Lunsford will seek the Democratic...

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Ilia Calderon ‘Quietly Making History’ As First Afro-Latina Anchor For Major U.S. Broadcast Network

Ilia Calderon became the first Afro-Latina weekday evening news anchor for a major U.S. broadcast network back in December, and according...

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The Children’s Agenda Calls for More Accessible RSCD Budget

By Staff – The Children’s Agenda has released a policy brief calling for the Rochester City School District’s annual budget to be...

Trump Administration’s Plan to End DACA Program Blocked By Second Judge

President Donald Trump’s decision to end a current program that allows for the protection of immigrants brought to the United States...