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Deep-Rooted Bilingual Church in Rochester Transitions Leadership

By Raquel Serrano –   Spanish Version Follows/Versión en español adjunta –  After 38 years of service to the Greater...

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Colombia Is Now Racking Up Debt To Care for Sick and Injured Venezuelans

The health crisis in Venezuela is spilling over the border to Colombia. More specifically, the border town of Cucuta, Colombia is...

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Controversial Puerto Rican Nationalist Welcomed Upon Return to Chicago

Puerto Rican nationalist icon Oscar Lopez Rivera may have been in prison for 35 years, but residents of one Chicago neighborhood saw his...

Diagnosis, Follow-Up Treatments For Zika Virus Still Uncertain For Most Women

The Zika virus continues to be a major threat to women in and outside of the U.S., as a top government expert announced earlier this week....

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Tensions in Venezuela Rise to the Point of Violence in Latest Protests

Tensions rose for the sixth consecutive week in Venezuela as anti-government protesters gathered rocks and even jars filled with feces to...

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City Announces 2017 “Party in the Park” Performers

By Staff –   Windstream’s “Party in the Park” will continue this year at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park,...

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Former Housing Secretary Julian Castro Speaks Out Against GOP Policies

Months after passing the title to Dr. Ben Carson, former Secretary of Housing and Urban Development Julian Castro is opening up about his...

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May Day Protests Draw Residents from Cities All Across the U.S.

Workers in cities across the U.S. took the day off on May 1 to protest the Trump administration in a national event that organizers hoped...

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U.S. House Passes Republican Healthcare Bill

By Staff –   The American Healthcare Act, largely supported by both President Donald Trump and Republicans, narrowly won passage...

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Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative Launches Door-to-Door Push for Enrollment in New Programs

By Staff   The Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative will begin a door-to-door push to enroll city residents in its new Bridges to...