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Rochester Mom’s Decision to Serve Ice Cream for Breakfast Sparks International Holiday

When most Americans think of breakfast, they probably think of cereal, eggs or pancakes. Adults might include coffee in their ideal...

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LaShay Harris announces run for Monroe County Legislature

By Staff LaShay Harris, Rochester native and market development manager for Rural/Metro Medical Services, has announced her bid for Monroe...

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NY State Senators: State Will Receive Additional $33 Million in Home Heating Funds

The Empire State is set to receive $33,337,670 in additional heating assistance funding allocated through the U.S. Department of Health and...

William A. Johnson, Jr., former Mayor of Rochester, NY

Rochester Urban League to Celebrate 50th Anniversary, Honor former Mayor Bill Johnson

By Staff The Urban League of Rochester, NY Inc. has announced it will celebrate its 50th Anniversary March 10, with a luncheon fundraiser...

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Slew of Pedestrian Accidents Plague the Rochester Area, One Man Survives

A rash of car accidents have plagued the Rochester area over the last year, and an alarming number of them have involved pedestrians. In...

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‘Hyped for Halftime’ Concert Draws More Than Twice Expected Crowd in Downtown Rochester

Thousands of people packed a blocked-off section of East Avenue on Sunday evening for a free pop-up concert featuring Norwegian hip-hop duo...

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Three Highly Delicious, Low Calorie Foods to Help You Accomplish Your New Year’s Resolution

January is about half over, and people everywhere are either already working hard on their New Year’s resolution to lose weight, or...

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New Survey Finds Latinos Highly Optimistic About Their Future

While many Americans may still be facing lingering effects of the recession of a few years ago, one demographic appears to have a brighter...

New York State today released the following fact sheet on the institution of State screening procedures for Ebola at JFK International Airport.

New York State Releases Fact Sheet on State Screening Protocols at JFK International Airport

New York State today released the following fact sheet on the institution of State screening procedures for Ebola at JFK International...

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Excellus Partners with Wegmans for Prescription Home-Delivery Option

Excellus BlueCross BlueShield now offers a new option to members who want to save time and/or money when filling their monthly...