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First hour: Tom Golisano in studio Second hour: Restorative practices advocate Fania Davis
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(WXXI News & AP) There's talk about high speed rail again in Upstate New York, but this time in a more limited fashion. Congresswoman Louise...
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We sit down with Tom Golisano to discuss his philanthropy, his legacy, and the work he still hopes to do. Golisano began making significant...
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A coalition of organizations dedicated to attracting, retaining and empowering young professionals is out with a new report. The group RocCity...
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The Rochester community is interested in establishing a military academy, according to a new report. A set of recommendations was recently released...
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The head of the Rochester Monroe Anti Poverty Initiative says they're moving from the planning to the implementation phase. Leonard Brock spoke at a...
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On any given night in Rochester, as many as 100 families with children are homeless. Kim Hunt-Uzelac of the Rochester Area Interfaith Hospitality...
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The Eastman School of Music's Phiharmonia is teaming up with some prestigious alumnae in a New York City production this fall. The student orchestra...
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We highlight the annual celebrations held by the University of Rochester and RIT known as, respectively, UR Design Day and Imagine RIT: Innovation...
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Why does the Finger Lakes region have the three largest landfills in New York State, accepting roughly 12,000 tons per day of other people's trash?...
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