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Rochester School Superintendent Bolgen Vargas and School Board President Van White were in Washington Monday, joining officials from 59 other urban...
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Our musicians' roundtable looks at the life of modern bands and musicians -- the ones that are trying to make a living in music. What do they think...
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Former NFL player and Rochester native Roland Williams joins me to talk about why he's pressing to hard to establish his new academy this year --...
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Congresswoman Louise Slaughter, speaking at the Irondequoit Outlet Bridge, says the U-S Army Corps of Engineers this week will begin dredging...
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Wegmans has issued a voluntary recall of some fruit that may be contaminated with listeria. The company is removing from its stores organic and non...
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A poll conducted fifteen weeks before Election Day shows incumbent New York Governor Andrew Cuomo is maintaining a wide lead over his nearest...
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Wegmans is getting high marks in another survey. This time it is from the Harris Poll EquiTrend study which measures brand equity. The index looks at...
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According to a recent study, New York State is one of the top American destinations for Chinese travelers. Tourism officials are hoping to capitalize...
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It was 50 years ago this week that Rochester was rocked by three-days of rioting that erupted in two predominantly African American neighborhoods. A...
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NEW YORK (AP) Court documents show Philip Seymour Hoffman, a Fairport native, rejected his accountant's suggestion he set aside money for his three...
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