Saturday 18 November 2017
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Category: Featured News, Local News


Rochester Churches, Officials to Celebrate National Day of Prayer

By Lisa Dumas   Bishop David Singleton, founder of Rochester’s National Day of Prayer Initiative, said the Rochester community,...


Dress for Success Rochester Holds Grand Opening

By Staff   Dress for Success Rochester Inc., a non-profit organization designed to help disadvantaged women achieve economic...


Slide The City on Its Way to Greece

By Staff   Slide The City will bring its 1000 ft. water slide to Greece on July 18, town officials stated. Town Supervisor Bill...

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Workers and Community Members Protest for Higher Wages in Biggest Demonstration Yet

For the past several months, fast food workers and other low-income employees from around the Rochester area have been participating in...

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State Funding Helps Support Rochester Anti-Poverty Initiatives

Curb appeal is critical, given how it can add to or decrease a home’s — and even a neighborhood’s — value. Old,...

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Rochester to Receive Funding to Deal With Poverty

Rochester will be receiving $500,000 for an anti-poverty initiative in the state budget, which was approved at the end of March. The new...

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Study Reveals That Concern Over Climate Change Is Especially High Among Latinos and New Yorkers

In a study conducted by Yale and Utah State University, researchers discovered which areas of the country were the most concerned by...

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New Studies Suggest That Hispanic Women Could Increasingly Be At Risk For Certain Cancers

Cancer is a prevalent problem across the United States, affecting people of all genders, ages and ethnicities. However, several studies now...

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Studies Show That Hispanics Overwhelmingly Value Outdoor Activities, Conservation

It’s still March, but peak camping season will be in full swing before you know it across some of Western New York’s most...

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Hispanics Encouraged to Assess Risk Factors as National Kidney Month Comes to a Close

March is National Kidney Month, and it’s important that people who are at high risk get their kidneys tested, as well as educate...