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Thanksgiving is a time of full dinner tables but not everyone can share in the plenty, and that’s why a number of local organizations helped dish out...
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A lot of people are looking forward to getting out and finding bargains on Black Friday, but that day may have lost some of its significance. That's...
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter says that President Obama has signed legislation which designates the main post office on Jefferson Road in Henrietta...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York tax officials are reminding shoppers and merchants that purchases of clothing and footwear for less than $110 are exempt...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's pension fund for government workers reports a decline to $178.3 billion following a negative return of less than 1...
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There will not be a march this coming Sunday in Rochester to protest the recent decision not to indict a white police officer in Ferguson Missouri in...
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(WXXI News & AP) A sloppy mix of rain and snow rolled into the Northeast on Wednesday just as millions of Americans began the big Thanksgiving...
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Rochester School Superintendent Bolgen Vargas is recommending that Charlotte High School be closed in the 2017-18 school year. It’s a case of...
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Health care professionals encourage Americans gathering with extended family for the holidays to have frank, honest conversations about their wishes...
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This hour we revisit a conversation with author Cheryl Strayed, whose bestselling memoir “Wild” is about to open as a movie starring Reese...
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