Thursday 19 October 2017
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Category: Education, Hot News, Local News, Top Stories

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Study Finds Lack of Teacher Diversity Throughout New York State

By Staff –   Eighty-six percent of students in the Rochester City School District are black or Latino, compared to 18 percent of...


Rochester YWCA Honors Ida Perez with 2017 Empowering Women Award

By Staff –   The YWCA of Rochester and Monroe County has recently honored Ida Perez, Ibero American Action League’s...


TSA to Implement New Screening Procedures at Upstate Airports

By Staff –   The Transportation Security Administration (TSA) has begun to implement new, stronger screening procedures for...


SEIU Workers Reach Labor Agreements with University of Rochester

By Staff –   Service Employees International Union (SEIU) service workers at the University of Rochester (UR) have approved two...


RTS to Study Redesign of Public Transit System

By Staff –   Regional Transit Service (RTS) has announced the organization will study a redesign of the public transit system in...

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Hispanic Heritage Committee: Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

In honor of Hispanic Heritage Month each year, Mayor Lovely Warren and the city’s Hispanic Heritage Committee host a month-long program...

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Mayor Lovely Warren, Incumbents Win Democratic Primaries

By Staff –   Incumbent Mayor Lovely Warren won the Democratic primary race for mayor by a large margin Tuesday evening,...


City to Demolish 175 Vacant Properties

By Staff –   Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the city will demolish 175 vacant and blighted properties by the end of the...

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Uber Begins Operating at Greater Rochester International Airport

By Staff –   Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo, joined by representatives of Uber, the airport and the Monroe County...

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NYSED Releases 2017 State Test Results; Students’ Scores Show Slight Improvement

The New York State Department of Education has released the 2017 English language arts (ELA) and math test results for students in...