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Rochester Regional Health is announcing a $5 million donation from the Riedman Foundation to support a $26 million new health care center. It will be...
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Tuesday is National Voter Registration Day, but in Monroe County, residents have been registering steadily each month since the beginning of the year...
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A student leader at Monroe Community College says the upcoming presidential election is a big topic of discussion on campus this year. Blake Moore,...
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Rochester Police continue to investigate an incident where a body was recovered in the Genesee River on Monday morning. The body, believed to be that...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) - The Small Business Administration is offering assistance to eligible small businesses affected by this summer's drought in...
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ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (AP) — LeSean McCoy scored twice and safety Aaron Williams returned a botched field-goal snap 53 yards for a touchdown in leading...
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Former Rochester School District Superintendent has accepted the job as superintendent of the Manchester School District in New Hampshire. That...
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Nearly 5,000 people came through the doors of the WXXI studios in Rochester on Saturday, for the Open House that is held here on State Street every...
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(photos by WXXI photographer Fred SanFilipo) The First Niagara Festival wraps up Saturday and founding producer Erica Fee is hoping for record...
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BURLINGTON, Wash. (AP) — Authorities say a fifth person has died following a shooting at a shopping mall north of Seattle. A spokesman for the Skagit...
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