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You may have heard a relatively unfamiliar name now in the race for Rochester’s next mayor. It’s Lori Thomas . The former teacher says she’s not a...
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Congressman John Katko is our guest for the hour. The Republican is serving his second term in Congress after defeating Democrat Dan Maffei in 2014....
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York voters say they are uninspired with the state's new budget overall, but are optimistic about headline items promoted by...
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Governor Cuomo has directed state agencies to assist communities that are dealing with possible flooding issues. In Irondequoit, Town Supervisor Dave...
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In this Business Report, a look at the recent numbers released by the Greater Rochester Association of Realtors, which shows a decline in sales of...
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Lori Thomas is a retired teacher who is running for mayor of Rochester. She joins us to explain why she felt the urgency to enter the race as a "no...
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The Ginna Nuclear Power Plant in Wayne County is offline as part of the regular refueling outage that happens periodically. The owner of the plan,...
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A group of health care providers, drug reform advocates and former users will be in Rochester next Monday to roll out a controversial plan in the...
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Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren delivers her third State of the City address Monday night. It will take place at CGI Communications, a company which...
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The Catholic Family Center is celebrating its centennial Monday. On April 24, 1917, the New York state legislature incorporated the Catholic...
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