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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...

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RCSD Board Passes Budget in ‘Very Difficult Times’

By Tyronda James tyrondajames@minorityreporter.net The Rochester City School District Board of Education passed the proposed 2020-21 budget...

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City to Mail Masks to Every Household

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net City residents, your mask is in the mail. Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren announced May 8 that...

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What Does it Mean to ‘Flatten the Curve’ of COVID-19?

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Since the first case of COVID-19 in Monroe County in mid-March, we’ve heard about...

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RCSD Accepts Dade’s Resignation; Hears Updated Budget Proposal

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net Two hours after he called for a vote on the resignation of Superintendent Terry Dade,...

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Superintendent Dade Could be Within Days of Leaving RCSD

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net At one point in the middle of all the talk about deficits, Terry Dade said he never expected...

In December 2019, Greenlight Networks showed a map of its service area in the city. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group.

City Agreement with Greenlight Could Bring High-Speed Internet into Underserved Areas

Patti Singer pattisinger@minorityreporter.net An agreement between the city and Greenlight Networks could build a bridge over the digital...

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Puerto Rican Festival Suspended Because of COVID-19

Staff reports Note: See article in Spanish below (Artículo en español abajo) The Puerto Rican Festival, scheduled for Aug. 13-15, will...