Today marks the end of outgoing superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard's tenure with the Rochester City School District - but he's NOT out of his contract quite yet.
Ralph Baer helped launch the multi-billion dollar home video game industry and he has donated some of his early materials to the Strong Museum of Play in Rochester.
The Rochester City School Board introduced Bolgen Vargas as interim superintendent and he wasted no time in discussing his plans when he takes over.
Voters in around 700 school districts across the state will go the polls May 17th to consider school budgets, and many will be asked to okay a tax increase, as well as approve program cuts, and in some cases, layoffs.
School boards from across New York say a proposed tax cap will harm schools if there is not corresponding relief from some strict state and union rules.
UB 2020 - the legislative package that University at Buffalo officials have championed for years as the Buffalo area's best vehicle for an economic revival - is facing a tough climb.
Does your child love trains and PBS Kids Dinosaur Train? Then you won't want to miss this special event!
Rochester City School Superintendent Jean-Claude Brizard talked with WXXI News about his pending departure for a new job in Chicago.
WXXI's Need to Know Rochester takes a look at the building boom on local college campuses and the evolving relationship between the community and our institutions of higher learning.
Join us for the screening of clips from the PBS film that explores forgiveness through a compelling range of stories, and then participate in a group discussion.
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