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The Parliament of World Religions is coming to Toronto, and Rochester is hosting a pre-Parliament event today. The parliament goes back to 1893, when...
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A new documentary called Photo City tells the story of Rochester’s past, present, and future as a hub for photography. It will be screened as part of...
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City residents and visitors with traffic violations will now be able to handle them at the new Traffic Violations Agency in downtown Rochester. Mayor...
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Among those remembering former first lady Barbara Bush following her death Tuesday is Curt Smith, a senior lecturer in English at the University of...
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The owners of Mario’s restaurant on Monroe Avenue say they will be bringing back that eatery, but at a different location. They say that after almost...
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Former Syracuse Mayor Stephanie Miner says she’s considering a run for governor. The Democrat has never shied away from challenging her own party,...
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The New York Wine and Culinary Center in Canandaigua has a new name. It is now called New York Kitchen. General Manager Bethany DiSanto says the idea...
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There is some relief coming for drivers who use a stretch of the Lake Ontario State Parkway between Hamlin and Kendall. The NYS Department of...
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A controversial panel at the Dentzel Carousel in Ontario Beach Park will soon be replaced by a new image featuring a black panther. Rochester City...
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The Working Families Party split up over the weekend, with some of the last remaining major unions leaving the group. The progressive political party...
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