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One of Monroe County's largest wetland systems may soon be a buffet for butterflies. On Monday, volunteers from the Seneca Park Zoo have planted...
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Four years ago, in July 2011, South Sudan celebrated its first Independence Day. It meant the end of a 22 year civil war with the Arab-north. But...
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One of Monroe County's largest wetland systems may soon be a buffet for butterflies. On Monday, volunteers from the Seneca Park Zoo have planted...
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One of Monroe County's largest wetland systems may soon be a buffet for butterflies. On Monday, volunteers from the Seneca Park Zoo have planted...
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Bishop Kearney High School has named a new President. Steve Salluzzo succeeds Tom O'Neil, who has been the CEO and President since 2010. O'Neil will...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) State officials have agreed to provide more than $7 million to help provide legal assistance to people who have been denied federal...
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First hour: Fighting senior hunger Second hour: Astrophysicist Adam Frank
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Vice President Joe Biden joined Governor Andrew Cuomo, Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren, and other officials to announce...
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Its official: A $110 million federal grant will be matched with half a billion dollars in public and private investments in order to create a...
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It may remind you of how Kodak used to lead our community back in the days when it printed money - or rather, film. Now, the University of Rochester...
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