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Coming Up On Connections: Friday, May 27th
First hour: Helping kids avoid abuse and homelessness Second hour: Should STEM become STEAM?
Cheap Gas Spurs Millions to Travel this Weekend
AAA projects more than 38 million Americans will travel this Memorial Day weekend. That's the second-highest Memorial Day travel volume on record,...
Slaughter on New Superbug Discovery
Congresswoman Louise Slaughter says she's been sounding the alarm for years about the overuse of antibiotics. Now, a superbug has been discovered....
Legislative Session Enters Final Weeks, With Low Expectations for Achievement
The state legislature ends its session for the year on June 16th, and expectations are low for any major pieces of legislation to be resolved before...
Connections: The RCSD's New Code Of Conduct
The Rochester City School District is moving toward adopting a new code of conduct, but plans are mired in controversy. The code is designed to lead...
Local Filmmaker Champions Artists With Disabilities
A Rochester filmmaker is trying to pave the way for people with disabilities to be portrayed in a less stereotypical way in films and on TV. Adrian...
7th Grader From Painted Post Is A Co-Champion For The National Spelling Bee
OXON HILL, Md. (AP) — If not for his high-pitched voice, there would be no way to peg Nihar Janga as the youngest-ever winner of the Scripps National...
Protests Block Downtown Streets
Protesters calling for an investigation into the death of a woman from Rochester who died in Erie County blocked parts of some downtown streets...
WATCH: Examining The Role Of School Resource Officers In Rochester City Schools And More
It’s an issue surrounded by controversy throughout the United States - the presence of law enforcement in schools. On this edition of Need to Know we...
Millions Of State Dollars For Upstate Transit Systems
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP & WXXI News) — More than 200 new transit vehicles are coming to upstate New York. The state announced the new transit investments...
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