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Officials in Wayne County say they are getting ready to have some aerial spraying done to try and control the spread of a mosquito-borne virus ....
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The new Liberal Arts Building at the College at Brockport is open for learning. Officials cut the ribbon this morning. College President John...
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New Census figures reveal over half of Rochester city children, 55 percent, live in poverty. And that's bad news for both our kids and our community...
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In this hour we discuss if the media is serving a diverse population, specifically the Hispanic population. We convened a panel to dive into this...
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Here's a question you may not think about until you're asked, "How do you want to die?" Answers usually range from "peacefully", "in our sleep", to...
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Rochester's police chief and mayor are responding to reports of a video showing part of an encounter between an officer and another man on Thursday...
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The Republican candidate for governor temporarily upstaged incumbent Governor Cuomo, when Rob Astorino appeared unexpectedly at the Business Council’...
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Three area locations are among the 22 properties that have been nominated to the State and National Registers of Historic Places. Governor Cuomo says...
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Rochester area Scots are reacting to this morning's news that voters in Scotland have rejected independence in Thursday's historic referendum. Andy...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ New York is banning the sale of child products containing a flame retarding chemical known to cause cancer. Governor Andrew Cuomo...
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