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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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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's authority to block construction of a major natural gas pipeline by denying a key permit has been upheld by a federal...
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The United Christian Leadership Ministry (UCLM) convened Friday morning to condemn President Donald Trump’s response to the violence in...
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This fall could be the first time since 1967 that a constitutional convention will be held in New York State. New York voters have an opportunity to...
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An upcoming symposium seeks to address many issues related to homelessness, including housing as a human right. The Homeless Services Network of...
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Twenty Rochester area seniors with developmental and intellectual disabilities are taking part in a new program that helps them connect with their...
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WXXI is partnering with NPR and South Carolina Educational Television for coverage of the Solar Eclipse on Monday, August 21. Here’s a rundown of all...
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A crowd gathered at the Rochester Museum and Science Center Thursday morning to buy special glasses for viewing the upcoming solar eclipse. The line...
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The recent rally and violence in Charlottesville has sparked some local controversy. One man, Jarrod Kuhn of Honeoye Falls was identified from a...
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Former 2010 gubernatorial candidate and Buffalo businessman Carl Paladino has been removed from the Buffalo Board of Education in a ruling by the...
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