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Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes...
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Like the local food movement, Read Local is a program that seeks to get readers to enjoy books grown right in their own back yard. It is a book club...
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Recently, we heard from Nazareth College President Daan Braveman, who wanted to stress the point that the cost of college is not rising as quickly as...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) A central figure charged in a New York state corruption case that's shaken Democratic Gov. Andrew Cuomo's administration has...
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There was a ribbon-cutting ceremony today at the Jewish Community Center in Rochester, after a $17 million dollar, 26 thousand square foot expansion...
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A close to $9 million, seven-year renovation project has been completed at Geva Theatre. Everything from the roof to the lobby has been updated....
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First hour: College at the breaking point? Second hour: Read Local
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On the evening of September 26th a waiting list for a program that helps low income residents pay for housing will close. So what’s the real impact...
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A brand new report on poverty is out, and it shows almost no improvement in our region. To be fair, the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative is a...
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Forget the presidential election. Why don't Americans get more involved in local politics? Why don't they vote in primaries, or organize, or care...
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