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A new list of seven up-and-coming American cocktail cities is out and Rochester... isn't on it. But maybe we should be. The 2016 Rochester Cocktail...
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MCC President Anne Kress is getting ready to fill the role held by University of Rochester President Joel Seligman for the last several years, as co...
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The Monroe County Democratic Committee is being investigated for a series of large donations that found their way to then-State Senator Ted O'Brien's...
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The Korean War is often called the forgotten war, but Krissy Rutherford tells me she never really learned enough about it to forget it. "I had heard...
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The man who invented the cell phone says he expected his idea would catch on someday, but he never expected to see what's happening now. Martin...
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NEW YORK (AP) Minnesota Twins outfielder and current member of the Rochester Red Wings, Reynaldo Rodriguez has been suspended 80 games following a...
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First hour: Following the money in politics Second hour: Previewing the 2016 Rochester Cocktail Revival
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Hundreds of law enforcement, mental health, medical, and child abuse prevention professionals are attending a two-day conference on child abuse in...
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A Great Lakes restoration program has been reauthorized by the House of Representatives, but awaits final approval in the Senate. Congresswoman...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) New York State has made $3 million available to help people with disabilities get air conditioning. To qualify, households must...
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