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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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Former Rochester School District Superintendent Bolgen Vargas is closer to getting appointed as the school superintendent in Manchester, New...
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For the first time in 40 years, Willow Domestic Violence Center, which used to be known as Alternatives for Battered Women, has a publicly known...
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Assembly Majority Leader Joe Morelle calls the developments involving the bribery and fraud case “troubling news.” In terms of any impact on the...
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A former Cuomo administration official is among those named in a criminal complaint by U.S. Attorney Preet Bharara that alleges kickback and bribery...
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The Rochester Area Community Foundation held its annual Philanthropy Awards Ceremony and Report to the Community Luncheon today, before a record 615...
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A former Cuomo Administration official is among those named in a criminal complaint by US Attorney Preet Bharara, and accused of carrying out...
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Rochester Police say the fire that killed three people on High Street last weekend is being investigated as an arson and homicide. The fire early...
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First hour: Why don't we care more about primaries and down-ballot races? Second hour: Understanding the new poverty report
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NEW YORK (AP) A federal prosecutor on Thursday accused two people close to Gov. Andrew Cuomo of bribery and fraud relating to Cuomo's high-profile...
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