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A group that advocates for safety in health care says New York hospitals are keeping patients and the public in the dark about their actual nursing...
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The leaders of the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative are casting a wider net to collect thoughts and ideas from the community. Residents are...
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Monroe County will be home to one of five medical marijuana organizations approved by New York State. Columbia Care NY LLC will both manufacture and...
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Schools across the state are bracing for a potential zero percent growth in their tax levy next year. While the latest provisions of an ongoing tax...
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State Comptroller Tom DiNapoli says he has no interest in challenging Governor Andrew Cuomo in a primaryin three years, saying he prefers to seek re...
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Two days in to her new position, Jamie Romeo says she has a lot of ideas and is reaching out to party leaders to get the ball rolling. Right now, her...
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Two nationally-known retailers catering to female fashion are coming to the Eastview Mall this fall. Torrid, which designs and sells clothing for...
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Is so-called “helicopter parenting” ruining youth sports? On this edition of Need to Know, we examine how some say the joy for the game is being...
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Rural/Metro Ambulance, the Arizona-based company which has operations across the country including Rochester, is being acquired by American Medical...
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Community health organizations gathered Thursday at Samuel Torres Park in Northeast Rochester to provide health education. The event coincides with...
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