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Democratic Committee Chairman Dave Garretson to Step Down

By Staff   Monroe County Democratic Committee Chairman Dave Garretson has announced he will step down from the position. Garretson...


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By Julia Rocha

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Daycare Providers Ask County to Fix Child Care Subsidy Program

By Staff   Monroe County child care service providers and parents met at the United Auto Workers Union headquarters July 7, reportedly...

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Competition to Corner Latino TV Audiences Online Heating Up

The Internet is a big place, with about 4.49 billion webpages, and Latinos are getting an even bigger share of cyberspace as the supply of...

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U.S. Military Celebrates LGBT Pride Month While Still Banning Openly Transgender Soldiers

Although the end of June represented a huge victory for the lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community after the Supreme...

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‘The Debt Is Not Payable,’ Puerto Rico’s Governor Says Regarding the Territory’s $72 Billion Debt

Puerto Rican Governor Alejandro Garcia Padilla recently announced that Puerto Rico is dangerously close to entering a “death...


Vargas to Move Students from School No. 9 to Charlotte

By Staff   Rochester City School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas has announced he will move the Boy’s Leadership Academy at...

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Frankel Calls on Brooks to Fire County Employee; Asks Dinolfo to Comment

By Staff   Sandy Frankel, Democratic candidate for Monroe County Executive, has joined a number of local Democrats in condemning...

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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...