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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...

New RCSD Superintendent Lesli Myers-Small answers questions during a Zoom news conference after her hiring was announced. Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

RCSD Hits Reset on Superintendent and Lesli Myers-Small Gets Top Job

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net The right place and right time aligned with the right person. A year after not making the...

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RCSD Loses Another: Bob Franklin Heads Back to His Former County CFO Job

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net The chief financial officer of the Rochester City School District resigned May 15 and...

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‘Protect Your Circle” Videos Urge Everyone to Do Their Part

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net As businesses owners start thinking about when they can reopen, Orlando Ortiz wants to make...

Delaying Routine Health Care Costs Patients and Providers

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net In the first full week of May, the number people with COVID-19 who were hospitalized in...