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NY Pay Raise for 100,000 Direct Care Workers
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) _ New York's new budget will increase pay 2 percent for about 100,000 caretakers of the disabled and others next year, their first...
Schumer Wants Parade For Returning Veterans
NEW YORK (AP) — Sen. Charles Schumer is proposing a New York City homecoming parade for troops returned from the Afghanistan and Iraq wars. Along...
NY Economy is Fodder for Campaigns
Gov. Andrew Cuomo says New York has been on the right path during his term. Republican challenger Rob Astorino says New York is losing. Can both be...
Wegmans Pledges Bigger Donation To Environmental Organization Through Plastic Bag Recycling
Wegmans says its customers can provide some extra help to the environment this month. It has to do with how many plastic garbage bags get recycled....
NYS Reaches Contract Agreement With Court Workers
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's Office of Court Administration and the Civil Service Employees Association have reached a contract agreement covering...
Swearing-In Ceremony For The New RPD Chief
Rochester Police Chief Michael Ciminelli was officially sworn in to office on Saturday at the Public Safety Building. He was appointed as interim...
Thomas Warfield Receives Geva Theatre Award
Geva Theatre Center is honoring Thomas Warfield with the 2014 Essie Calhoun Diversity in the Arts Award. Warfield is a performer and Rochester native...
The Impact of Movies On Marriages & The Lonely World of Young Black Opera Singers
Could movies actually help save your marriage? Ronald Rogge, Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Rochester says “Yes!” We dig into...
Some Young Rochester Violinists Get To Play In Washington
Forty young violinists from a Rochester city school got quite the thrill this past week. They are all members of a group called “Strings for Success...
Construction Underway on RIT's New Health Sciences Center
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