Friday 18 September 2020
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Category: Education, Hot News, Local News, Top Stories


Superintendent Dade Could be Within Days of Leaving RCSD

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

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RCSD Announces Increase in August Graduation Rate

The Rochester City School District’s four-year graduation rate was 63% in August, a 3.7 percentage point increase from the previous...

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The Children’s Agenda Sponsors Advocacy Trip to Albany

The Children’s Agenda is organizing an Early Childhood Advocacy Day trip to Albany for parents and providers to urge legislators for more...

Manuel "Manny" Ortiz of the Rochester Police Department died Nov. 2, 2019. Provided by the Rochester Police Department

GoFundMe for Manny Ortiz Gets a Boost

The GoFundMe account for late Rochester Police Office Manny Ortiz received a boost with the promise of a matching donation. The Rochester...

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City to Update Northeast Residents About Don Samuel Torres Park

The city will hold a meeting form 6 to 7 p.m., Nov. 4 at the Salvation Army, 915 N. Clinton Ave. to give an update on plans for Don Samuel...

Alex Castro

Alex Castro Set to Take the Helm at PathStone

By Carol Elizabeth Owens – On October 11, 2019, PathStone announced its leadership transition plan in which Alex Castro will take on...

A sign announces that a vacant lot on North Clinton Avenue will become a public plaza. Photo by Patti Singer/Minority Reporter Media Group

La Avenida Gets Facelift to Help Drivers, Walkers, Bikers Share Road

North Clinton Avenue between Hoeltzer and Sullivan streets is scheduled for a facelift from 1 to 6 p.m. Sept. 15 as part of Reconnect...


Northeast Residents Strategizing to Clarify and Curtail Events after Puerto Rican Festival

By Dave McCleary – It’s become normal each year after the annual Puerto Rican Festival to see a caravan of cars with Puerto Rican...

Hilda Rosario Escher, former Ibero-American Action League president and CEO. Provided photo

Hilda Rosario Escher Explores Run for State Senate

Patti Singer Hilda Rosario Escher, retired chief executive officer of Ibero-American Action League, said...

Orlando Ortiz

Orlando Ortiz Named Hispanic Business Person of the Year

By: Deanna Brown Orlando Ortiz’s dedication to the community was always something that he thought went...