Category: Featured News, Local News

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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...

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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...