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RTS Cancels Partnership with RCSD

By Staff   RTS CEO Bill Carpenter and RGRTA Board of Commissioners Chairman Jim Redmond announced RTS will discontinue its partnership...

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Civil Rights Groups Condemn Police Killings of Unarmed Latinos

By Staff   In the wake of civil unrest surrounding the police killings of several unarmed black males across the country, civil...

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Buitrago Announces Candidacy for Family Court Judge

By Staff   Maritza Buitrago, a local attorney with over 15 years of legal experience, has recently announced her candidacy for Monroe...

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Geva Awards Padilla-Rodriguez 2015 Diversity in the Arts Award

By Staff   Geva Theatre Center awarded Nydia Padilla-Rodriguez the 2015 Essie Calhoun Diversity in the Arts Award during a performance...

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Report Finds Toxic Toys in Monroe County

By Staff   Researchers from Clean and Healthy New York, and the New York League of Conservation Voters Education Fund, have released a...

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City Announces “Charlotte Square” East End Development

By Staff   Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren has announced the selection of Home Leasing as the developer of a new Charlotte St....

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Latina to Watch: Juana L. Vega

Juana es una mujer muy joven pero con las ideas muy claras. Nos cuenta que ella siempre tiene en mente algo que le ayuda a perseguir sus...

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President Obama’s Speech at Selma

Saturday, President Obama, the First Family, and former President George W. Bush joined thousands of Americans at the foot of the Edmund...

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Michael Brown’s Parents to file Civil Lawsuit

By Staff   The parents of Michael Brown, the Ferguson, Mo. teen who was killed last year by police officer Darren Wilson, said they...

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RCSD Superintendent Bolgen Vargas Set to Sue School Board

By Staff   Rochester City School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas filed a claim against the RCSD Board of Education Wednesday,...