Category: Hot News, Top Stories

toxic toys

Report Finds Toxic Toys in Monroe County

By Staff   Researchers from Clean and Healthy New York, and the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, have released a...

CharlotteSquareRendering signs_Page_2

City Announces “Charlotte Square” East End Development

By Staff   Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the selection of Home Leasing as the developer of a new Charlotte St....

rts1

RTS Says Fewer Students will transfer at Downtown Transit Center

Regional Transit Service (RTS), in partnership with the Rochester City School District (RCSD), has announced a revised transportation plan,...

soler_blocker

U of R Announces East High Principals

Shaun Nelms, deputy superintendent of East High School, under its new partnership with the University of Rochester, has announced Marlene...

Latina to Watch_Juana Vega

Latina to Watch: Juana L. Vega

Juana es una mujer muy joven pero con las ideas muy claras. Nos cuenta que ella siempre tiene en mente algo que le ayuda a perseguir sus...

nyc_tech_talent_pipeline_0

White House designates Rochester as TechHire Community

By Staff   The White House has designated Rochester as a “TechHire Community,” and asked the city to partner with local...

obama_selma

President Obama’s Speech at Selma

Saturday, President Obama, the First Family, and former President George W. Bush joined thousands of Americans at the foot of the Edmund...

let girls learn

President and First Lady Launch “Let Girls Learn” Initiative

By Staff   President Barack Obama, and First Lady Michelle Obama, announced a new “Let Girl’s Learn” U.S. Government Initiative...

Police car

Justice Department Report Mirrors Ferguson Citizens’ Frustration With Police

The tragic killing of 18 year-old African-American Michael Brown in Ferguson, Missouri by a white police officer happened six months ago,...

Rochester2

City receives High Credit Rating from Moody’s Investors

By Staff   Mayor Lovely Warren has announced that Moody’s Investors Service has assigned the city of Rochester its highest rating...