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SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse University announced Saturday that it has permanently expelled a fraternity over an offensive video that fraternity...
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The Rochester Regional Health Flower City Challenge is on Sunday, and the race will be affecting traffic on Sunday. The 5K and half-marathon races...
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Rochester-based internet provider Greenlight Networks is asking the NYS Public Service Commission to approve acquisition of the company by local...
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Former TV Journalist Rachel Barnhart has officially announced her candidacy for Louise Slaughter's Congressional seat. Speaking from the Village Gate...
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The decline for Sears stores continue as the location at the Greece Ridge Mall is closing. A report from Business Insider reported that the Greece...
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Opponents to a plan to put a waste-to-energy plant in the town of Romulus are applauding the town board’s decision to adopt a revised town zoning law...
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The Rochester Music Hall of Fame is inducting its 2018 class. We talk to three of the inductees — some of the greatest musicians of all time. They...
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Earth Day is this weekend, and for the 13 th year in a row, New York State Canal Corporation is holding its annual Canal Clean Sweep. The Canal...
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W.J.T. Mitchell is a writer and a professor of English and art history at the University of Chicago. He’s in Rochester as a guest of the University...
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Kenneth Eastwood’s appointment as distinguished educator to the Rochester City School District has been rescinded. A statement from the New York...
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