Wednesday 12 December 2018
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Category: Featured News, Local News


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...


Are Mortgage Lenders Racist? Approval Rate Higher Among Whites Than Blacks and Hispanics, Study Says

Although 53% of current homeowners believe that now is a good time to renovate a home, many minority groups are having difficulty even...


RTS May Cancel Some Morning Bus Trips

By Staff   Regional Transit Service (RTS) has announced some weekday morning trips, between the hours of 5:30 a.m. and 7:50 a.m., on...