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It’s likely among one of the most asked questions of news outlets: Why did the media cover this story and not that one? On this edition of Need to...
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Cheap gas prices are making consumers happy at the pump, but not everyone is benefitting from the lower prices. New York’s counties, who impose a...
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How can we help local women and children in crisis find stability in their lives? It's a vital but often difficult step, and a new partnership is...
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A Fairport-based finance company is adding 30 jobs. First American Equipment Finance says it recently expanded its office space and will expand again...
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In light of the Flint lead crisis, many communities are examining their own lead problems. Rochester has been dealing with lead for decades. What...
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Governor Cuomo says he’s fighting a proposed merger of Key Bank with first Niagara Bank, saying it would limit choice for New York consumers and...
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MAYVILLE, N.Y. (AP) A New York judge's ruling will allow the Chautauqua Institution to move ahead with plans to demolish and rebuild its historic...
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A celebration was held Thursday to mark one of sports amazing feats: Jason McElwain's 20 point performance in the waning moments of a game against...
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The former Dean of the Simon School of Business at the University of Rochester has been named the next president of Alfred University. Mark Zupan is...
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