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We base our discussion around A Path Appears, the film that uncovers gender-based oppression here and around the world, searching for solutions. We'...
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter announced that a Rochester-based consortium is a finalist in a nation-wide photonics grant competition. The $110...
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The Rochester City School District needs the help of the entire community in addressing issues with fights that have broken out from time to time as...
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The race to replace the disgraced Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver seems all but over, with the Assembly’s Majority Leader Joe Morelle ending his bid...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) Restaurant servers and other tipped workers in New York state would make $7.50 an hour before tips under a proposal recommended by...
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Joe Morelle has pulled out of contention for the job of Assembly Speaker, throwing his support behind Carl Heastie of the Bronx. Assembly Minority...
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Assembly Majority Joe Morelle is pulling out of the race to succeed Sheldon Silver as Speaker. His announcement late this morning came after more of...
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82-year old Antoinette Falvo of Irondequoit won 100-thousand dollars on her birthday last year playing the New York Lottery at a machine at the...
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NEW YORK (AP) - A new theater prize inspired by Fairport native Philip Seymour Hoffman is seeking submissions that ``exhibit fearlessness.'' The...
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A report from New York City's WNBC-TV says that New York Senate Majority Leader Dean Skelos is under federal investigation. The report says U.S....
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