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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...

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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...

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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...

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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...

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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,...

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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...