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After the Rochester Housing Authority Suspends Section 8, Many Residents Face Eviction

Residents of the Snug Harbor Court townhomes on Denise Road are facing eviction after the Rochester Housing Authority (RHA) suspended its...

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New SUNY Brockport President Assumes Post

By Staff   Heidi Macpherson PhD., has begun her position as SUNY Brockport’s new president, according to college officials....

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Fire Destroys Historic Rochester Church

An historical Rochester church, built in 1859, has been destroyed by what investigators believe was a suspicious fire. The Westminster...

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Skills Gap Leads to Unfilled Positions in the Finger Lakes

The job market in the Finger Lakes Region is a confusing one right now. There are around 27,000 unemployed people, and the main city in the...

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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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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...