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Hilda Rosario Escher

After Election Loss, Hilda Rosario Escher Vows to Keep Fighting for Community

Patti  Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net (Spanish version bellow) Hilda Rosario Escher said she still has plenty to contribute to...

Arline Santiago was named as a chairperson of Commission on Racial and Structural Equity. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

Arline Santiago Joins Leadership of Commission on Racial and Structural Equity

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net By July 31, the Commission on Racial and Structural Equity plans to have its members in place...

Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren shows Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul what La Marketa will look like when completed. Photo by Tyronda James/Minority Reporter Media Group

Mayor Shows Lt. Gov. Hochul the Progress of La Marketa

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net (Spanish translation bellow) New York State Lt. Gov. Kathy Hochul made Rochester her...

Narcan can reverse the effects of an opioid overdose. The medication comes in two doses. Photo by Patti Singer/LaVoz

Under Proposed Law, Opioid Prescription Comes with Dose of Narcan

Patti Singer pattisinger@miniorityreporter.net A bill being proposed in the Monroe County Legislature would require that anyone receiving a...

RCSD staff and administration, Campusano/Frias family

RCSD Student, Once Conjoined Twin, is Celebrated as She Graduates

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net Nasmil Campusano, separated 20 years ago from her conjoined twin Jazmin, was celebrated...

An overturned and burned car in the parking lot across from the Public Safety Building, May 30, 2020. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

RPD Seeks Help in Identifying Suspects in Mayhem

Staff reports Rochester Police released photos of five individuals in relation to acts that turned what had been a peaceful protest on May...

Monroe County  Executive Adam Bello at a Zoom news conference May 22, 2020, where he talked about the effects of COVID-19 on the budget. Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

COVID-19 Puts Recommendations From Bello’s Transition Report on Hold

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net On February 11, Monroe County Executive Adam Bello accepted a report from his transition team...

RCSD Gets a Monitor to Work with Superintendent, Board

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net The New York State Education Department has appointed locally educated Shelley Jallow as the...

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City Council Formally Appeals Decision That Stripped Discipline Power From PAB

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net City Council has formally appealed a ruling that said that Police Accountability Board could...

Memorial Day Weekend Tests Resolve to Wear Mask, Stay 6 Feet Apart

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Memorial Day – the unofficial start to summer, which this year promises to be different...