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State Legislation Aims To Provide Legal Help For The Poor
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers have voted to gradually pay for public defenders statewide to ensure the poor have lawyers at arraignments and...
One Man Dies In 490 Crash
One man is dead following a crash on 490 in Chili on Saturday morning. It happened in the eastbound lanes near the Paul Road overpass. Monroe County...
Community Event Seeks Hope, Healing Nearly a Year After Mass Shooting
Several blocks from the site of a mass shooting on Genesee Street last summer, Rochester teens are inviting the community to embrace their...
British Jazz Series Manager Reflects On The UK Vote To Leave The EU
The Xerox Rochester International Jazz Festival is underway , with thousands of people expected to attend that event over the next several days. One...
Weekend Connections: Week of June 20th
Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes...
Connections: Local Authors Who Write Young Adult Literature
We sit down with two local authors who publish fiction for young adults. Charles Benoit is the author of Snow Job. Does who you are in high school...
Connections: Trends In Young Adult Literature
We close out our 2016 Summer Book Week with conversations about young adult literature. Organizers and attendees of the Greater Rochester Teen Book...
Dow Tumbles More Than 600 Points; Financial Markets Plunge In The Wake Of 'Brexit'
NEW YORK (AP) Stocks plunged in the U.S. and worldwide Friday after Britain voted to leave the European Union. The result stunned investors, who...
Sanders Begins Next Phase Tour in New York
Vermont Senator Bernie Sanders, made the second stop in his ‘where do we go from here’ tour in Albany Friday afternoon- where he told a small but...
Britons in Rochester React to Brexit
Some local Brits are reacting to England’s vote to leave the European Union. The Old Toad English-style pub and restaurant recruits students from...
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