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The petition urging researchers around the world to discourage students from attending the University of Rochester is gaining more attention. The...
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The Eastern portion of the Inner Loop has been filled in. Mayor Lovely Warren along with local and state officials cut the ribbon on the Union Street...
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Holiday programming: The Splendid Table’s Turkey Confidential
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One of the oldest races in the Rochester area will run on this Thursday. The Webster Turkey Trot is celebrating 46 years of Thanksgiving Day running...
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Nearly 85,000 refugees were admitted into the United States in fiscal year 2016, and New York was one of three states that helped settle more than a...
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Here's a question for you: As you prepare to enjoy the Thanksgiving holiday, are you dreading discussions about politics with friends and family?...
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New York Senator Chuck Schumer made a stop at the Mary Cariola Children's Center on Wednesday to push for legislation that would provide wearable...
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A Rochester-based entertainment journalist and artist manager remembers David Cassidy as a talented vocalist who could never break out of his pop...
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First hour: How to discuss politics without damaging relationships Second hour: Helping refugees in Rochester
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The U.S. Attorney’s office says that a Brockport kindergarten teacher is facing child pornography charges. 30 year old Roland Yockel II of Hilton was...
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