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Rochester Reads is Writers & Books annual event, choosing one title for the community to read together. They've selected The Enchanted by Rene...
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State Senator Rich Funke sits down with us for the hour to discuss state business, from ride sharing to the governor's free tuition plan, education...
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Several proposals in Washington, including the changes to the Affordable Health Care Act, could mean multi-billion-dollar budget gaps for New York...
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The Rochester Institute of Technology is bringing back a sound many alumni may remember. A new carillon bell system has been installed and will ring...
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A well-known local attorney and former Board Chair of WXXI has died. Alfred “Skip” Hallenbeck was 87, and died on Wednesday. He is originally from...
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The Police Chief in the Village of Geneseo, Eric Osganian, issued this explanation on Friday of a traffic stop in Geneseo Thursday night that...
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Mary Rivera knew something wasn’t right, but she still didn’t go to the doctor. “I knew that my uterus wasn’t where it should've been, but I didn’t...
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There are reports that at least two protesters were arrested after a demonstration outside the U.S. Border Patrol offices in Irondequoit overnight....
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Three local businessmen are facing federal charges that include wire fraud and conspiracy. The U.S. Attorney’s office says the three men arrested...
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