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While US Diabetes Cases are Down, Latino Community Has Seen No Improvements

On Tuesday, Dec. 1, health statistics revealed that the number of new diabetes cases in the United States has dropped for the first time in...

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New Opportunities Could Aid Minority Employment

Better opportunities for minorities moving forward could mean better employment rates in the coming year. With two initiatives attempting...

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IBERO Holds Second Annual Free Coat Drive

By Staff   Ibero American Action League’s youth services division held its second annual free coat drive Saturday, Nov. 21. The...

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Conference in D.C. Showcases the Tech Talents of 20 Minority Students

The Hispanic Heritage Foundation recently brought attention to minority students’ growing involvement in STEM (science, technology,...

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Harvard Study Finds Latino and African-American Children Aren’t Drinking Enough Water

A recent study has shown that Latino and African-American children suffer from the highest rates of chronic dehydration of any demographic,...

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Rochester Police Department Responds to Public Concerns Over Video of Officers Scuffling with Homeless Man

A recent incident involving Rochester police subduing a homeless man was caught on video, and critics of the police department are using...

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Univision Reports Strong Revenues in 2015, But Still Stalling on IPO

Spanish-language media conglomerate Univision Communications reported strong revenue in its third quarter as it eyes a possible public...

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City to Seek Community Input Regarding RPD Body Camera Program

By Staff   The city will hold five town-hall style public meetings in order to gain community input into the Rochester Police...

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Former Waterloo Judge Roger Barto Released from Jail After Falsifying Toilet Lid Attack

In one of the oddest legal sagas to hit the Rochester area in quite some time, former Waterloo judge and convicted liar Roger Barto is a...

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Latino Night Gala Celebrates Rochester’s Hispanic Heritage and Achievement

The recent Latino Night Gala featured food, music, dancing, and more to celebrate Rochester’s Hispanic Heritage Month. The event was...