Category: Featured News, Local News, Politics

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Local Election Results: Slaughter Declares Victory; Bello Will Remain County Clerk

By Staff   In local election news, 87-year-old Rep. Louise Slaughter, D-Fairport, has defeated republican Gates Town Supervisor Mark...

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Rochester Police Department to Hold Police-Community Relations Forums

By Staff   The Rochester Police Department will begin holding public police-community relations forums to discuss the state of its...

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City Announces Winners of 2016 Flower City Garden Contest

By Staff   The city has announced the winners of its 2016 Flower City Garden Contest. City gardeners nominated their own gardens, or...

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ROC the Future Report: 90 Percent of Four-Year Olds Enrolled in Pre-K; Rate of Absent Students Falls

By Staff   ROC The Future, a community-wide alliance of organizations designed to improve academic achievement for Rochester’s...

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Rochester Global Connections to Host Networking and Volunteer Recruitment Event

By Staff   Rochester Global Connections (RGC) will host “RGC Connect: Network, Volunteer Engage,” a networking and volunteer...

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City Fire Department Implements Diversity Program to Reach Out to Women and People of Color

To kick off National Fire Prevention Week, the Rochester Fire Department hosted an open house on Oct. 9 from noon to 3 p.m. Station tours...

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RIT Names Melisza Campos 2016-17 Frederick H. Minett Professor

By Staff   Melisza Campos, a professional business coach and former Rochester City School District school board member, has been named...

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RSCD Staff and Students Hold Penny Drive to Help Rebuild School in Ecuador

By Staff   A group of Rochester City School District teachers and students have recently participated in a penny drive to help rebuild...

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Latino/Hispanic Resource Guide 2016: Rochester’s Connection to the Spanish-Speaking Community

By Annette Ramos Executive Director, Rochester Latino Theatre Company   Rochester Latino Theatre Company: SomosRLTC.org RTLC is a...

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Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

2016 HISPANIC HERITAGE COMMITTEE EVENTS   Art Link Gallery Tuesday, September 13ththrough Monday, October 24th. City Hall, 30 Church...