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Thursday 18 October 2018
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Category: Education, Hot News, State/National News, Top Stories

College is Worth the Cost

College is Worth the Cost, But Planning is Key

(StatePoint) – Despite rising college costs, a clear majority of families believe higher education is well-worth the investment, and...

Father Lawrence Tracy

Father Laurence Tracy, 78; advocate for Latino community

By Annette Jiménez/ EMC Father Laurence Tracy, an advocate for the Latino community for nearly five decades, died Aug. 16, 2018, after...

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Hilda Rosario Escher and James Norman to Receive Lifetime Achievement Awards

By Staff – Hilda Rosario Escher of Ibero American Action League and James Norman of Action for a Better Community will receive the...

medicaid

Manhattan Man Pleads Guilty to Medicaid Fraud

By  Staff - Alex Adderly, also known as Uruhu Adderley, 45 of Manhattan, Tuesday, entered a guilty plea for defrauding Medicaid by...

Rev. James Simmons, Senior Pastor of Baber AME Church

Rochester Needs an Independent Police Accountability Board

Letter to the editor: by Reverend James C. Simmons Last summer the Coalition for Police Reform released a report that confirmed what black...

DMV_Downtown

A New Full-Time DMV Office Will Open in Downtown Rochester

Rochester Mayor Lovely A. Warren and Monroe County Clerk Adam J. Bello announced that they have reached an agreement to bring the first...

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NYSED Appoints Distinguished Educator to Rochester City School District

By Staff – New York State Education Department Commissioner MaryEllen Elia has recently appointed Dr. Jaime Aquino as a Distinguished...

separation of families

Lawyers Are Working to ‘Race Against the Clock’ and Help Migrant Parents Track Down Their Children

So far, there have been more than 2,000 immigrant children taken from their parents when they crossed the United States-Mexico border due...

Theatre Artistic Director Reenah Golden

Artistic Director, City Officials Celebrate Grand Opening of “Avenue Black Box Theatre” on Joseph Ave.

By Staff –   (Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta) - Theatre Artistic Director Reenah Golden has recently...

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Asthma Cases See a Huge Spike in Puerto Rico After Hurricane Maria

Doctors in Puerto Rico are reporting that they are seeing an alarming rise in the number and severity of asthma cases. They are, for the...