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The heat will be on the next couple of days, so Rochester mayor Lovely Warren has put Cool Sweep operations into effect Tuesday and Wednesday, when...
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The Red Cross has issued an urgent call for blood and platelet donors in our area. Spokesperson Cara Noble says donations are down about 8 percent...
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Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren is releasing some more details about a proposal made to house immigrant children in the city. She says she met with her...
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It was 50 years ago this week that Rochester was rocked by three-days of rioting that erupted in two predominantly African American neighborhoods. A...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York ranks among the top five states for children's health, according to the 25th edition of the Kids Count Data Book released...
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Former Buffalo Sabres Captain Thomas Vanek reportedly has talked to federal investigators as part of an ongoing investigation in Rochester. According...
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Rochester School Superintendent Bolgen Vargas and School Board President Van White were in Washington Monday, joining officials from 59 other urban...
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Our musicians' roundtable looks at the life of modern bands and musicians -- the ones that are trying to make a living in music. What do they think...
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Former NFL player and Rochester native Roland Williams joins me to talk about why he's pressing to hard to establish his new academy this year --...
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