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New SUNY Brockport President Assumes Post

By Staff   Heidi Macpherson PhD., has begun her position as SUNY Brockport’s new president, according to college officials....

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RHBA to Host Carlos Carballada and Ebony Miller for Business Lunch Series

By Staff   The Rochester Hispanic Business Association will host guest speakers Carlos Carballada and Ebony Miller, from the Center...

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Monroe County Director of Human Services Receives Civil Service Commission Award

By Staff   Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks has announced Brayton Connard, the county’s director of human resources, received...

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City Council Approves Mayor’s Budget, Including Spending for Police Body Cameras

By Staff   Rochester City Council unanimously voted to approve Mayor Lovely Warren’s $501.6 million, 2015-16 budget proposal...

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Advocates Push for Home Health Aide Program Before End of Legislative Session

By Staff   Advocates of legislation to establish an Advanced Home Health Aide (AHHA) program before the end of the 2015 legislative...

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Univision Purchases Black News Site, The Root

By Staff   Univision Communications Inc. (UCI), the leading media company serving Hispanic America, has announced it has acquired The...

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Rochester’s 2015 SummerFest Moves to Sahlen’s Stadium

By Staff   Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the city’s 2015 SummerFest will move to Sahlen’s Stadium this year, Friday, July 10,...

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City to Hold Burger Festival in August

By Staff   The Great American Backyard Burger Festival will take place at Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. Park, downtown, from Aug.21 to...

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Abundance Co-op Launches Discount Program for Healthy, Affordable Food

By Staff   Abundance Cooperative Market has announced a new discount program called FLOWER, which stands for “Fresh, Local,...

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RCSD, RTS Reach Agreement to Bus Kids to Summer School

By Staff   The Rochester City School District and Regional Transit Service have reached an agreement to bus students to summer school,...