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A 69 year old Oswego man was burned when his race car caught fire Saturday evening near Geneva. Ontario County deputies say it happened at Paradise...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — A crew from New York state is heading west to help battle wildfires. Twenty employees and volunteers from the state Department of...
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Women of all ages marched in downtown Rochester Saturday morning promoting the history of women suffrage and the centennial of a woman’s right to...
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SODUS, N.Y. (AP) — U.S. Senate Minority Leader Charles E. Schumer says the federal government needs to repair a New York community's waterfront...
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CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. (AP) — Construction funding totaling $141 million has been allocated for an upgrade to an upstate New York veterans medical center...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state has raised the age of marriage to 17 in an effort to prevent child marriage. The change took effect Thursday, a...
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Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes...
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An estimated 35 million kids between the ages of five and 18 play an organized sport each year in the U.S. While millions of them are treated for...
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The Rochester Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative (RMAPI) was launched in early 2015 with the goal of reducing the percentage of people in poverty by 50...
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