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There's a new look coming to a well-known downtown hotel. The Rochester Plaza Hotel will be getting a makeover and a new name. Hotel General Manager...
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The state Assembly, Senate and Governor Cuomo continue to work on sticking points in the state budget, as yet another item has now been dropped from...
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You might not have known it was there, but the Monroe County Crime Analysis Center has been operating out of the Rochester Public Safety Building...
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Giving birth in the United States is far more expensive than in other countries, and the additional cost does not appear to come with additional...
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We've seen a remarkable range of headlines about social media nastiness: anonymous attacks on Yik Yak; ugly tweets about a former baseball star's...
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Local and state officials gathered on a chilly day at Rochester's Public Market to talk about the success of the venue, and state programs designed...
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The leader of the State Senate says raising the minimum wage is now out of the state budget, setting up a potential conflict with the state assembly...
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The Rochester area saw a gain of 3,400 private sector jobs in February compared to last year. That's according to new numbers from the State Labor...
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Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren and Police Chief Mike Ciminelli are calling on members of the community to partner with police, as law enforcement...
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