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A Victor man who claims to be the victim of a hate crime says he wants the community to know his story. Jim Eskildsen said hewent to the Victor...
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WASHINGTON (AP & WXXI News) — Maryland's U.S. senators are sponsoring legislation to bring a statue of Harriet Tubman to the U.S. Capitol Building....
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On Tuesday, two actions locally reflected the debate about the recent actions on immigration taken by the administration of President Donald Trump....
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First hour: D&C reporters explain how they cracked the story of Bill Nojay's scandal Second hour: Ending the R-word
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The state Legislature is off this week, but the session so far has featured an unusual amount of protests and arrests, and more actions are expected...
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The proposal by Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group would ban Styrofoam cups and other polystyrene products from Monroe County. An online petition...
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Bob Duffy recently called the state to make permanent its economic development council framework. "It works," Duffy wrote in the D...
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Students in the wealthiest school districts in New York State enjoy the highest per-pupil funding -- sometimes as high as $70,000 per pupil. Poorer...
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Groundbreaking was held today for the Eco-Brewery District project at the Genesee Brewery on St. Paul Street in Rochester. It's a five year, $50...
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It's a small business success story -- an African-American-owned restaurant that has become a quiet magnet in the city of Rochester. The Arnett Cafe...
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