Category: Featured News, State/National News

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U.S. Has Second Largest Number of Spanish-Language Speakers, Report Finds

By Staff   According to a report published by Instituto Cervantes, an organization affiliated with the Spanish government, the number...

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Wegmans Recalling Some of Its Bottled Water Over E.Coli Issue

If you rely on bottled water as your main source of drinking water, you may want to invest in a water filter. Not only are there more than...

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City Council Says Deadline Approaching for RPD Body Camera Survey

By Staff   Time is almost up for area residents to submit their opinions regarding Rochester Police Department Officers being...

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Monroe County Director of Human Services Receives Civil Service Commission Award

By Staff   Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks has announced Brayton Connard, the county’s director of human resources, received...

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Rising Elder Abuse In Rochester’s Latino Population?

This week, New York Senator Kirsten Gillibrand teamed up with Lifespan of Greater Rochester to host a forum at Nazareth College about key...

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City Council Approves Mayor’s Budget, Including Spending for Police Body Cameras

By Staff   Rochester City Council unanimously voted to approve Mayor Lovely Warren’s $501.6 million, 2015-16 budget proposal...

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Advocates Push for Home Health Aide Program Before End of Legislative Session

By Staff   Advocates of legislation to establish an Advanced Home Health Aide (AHHA) program before the end of the 2015 legislative...

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Golisano Children’s Hospital Dedicated Last Wednesday

On Wednesday, May 27, the new Golisano Children’s Hospital was dedicated in Rochester. It is expected to open to the community in...

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City to Hold Burger Festival in August

By Staff   The Great American Backyard Burger Festival will take place at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park, downtown, from Aug.21 to...

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Rochester Has Become a Prime Locale For Destination Weddings

There’s good news for engaged couples in the Hispanic community. Rochester is now one of the best places for destination weddings,...