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Victor man says he was the victim of "blind hatred" in recent assault
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...
Bill would bring Tubman statue to U.S. Capitol Building
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....
Rochester affirms sanctuary status; a Monroe County legislator wants a similar designation
On Tuesday, two actions locally reflected the debate about the recent actions on immigration taken by the administration of President Donald Trump....
Coming up on Connections: Wednesday, February 22nd
First hour: D&C reporters explain how they cracked the story of Bill Nojay's scandal Second hour: Ending the R-word
Protests grow at State Capitol
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...
Environmentalists: The Styrofoam problem must be eliminated
The proposal by Sierra Club Rochester Regional Group would ban Styrofoam cups and other polystyrene products from Monroe County. An online petition...
Connections: The Regional Economic Development Council's goals and progress
Bob Duffy recently called the state to make permanent its economic development council framework. "It works," Duffy wrote in the D...
Connections: Examining the state's school funding plan
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...
Eco-Brewery work underway
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...
Connections: A Rochester small business success story - The Arnett Cafe
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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