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Schumer Wants To Block Marketing Of E-Cigarettes To Kids
New York Senator Chuck Schumer is pushing for legislation that will ban e-cigarette companies from marketing those battery-powered nicotine devices...
Dozens Attend Rochester Rally For Peace In The Ukraine
Dozens of people rallied in downtown Rochester on Sunday afternoon because of the conflict in Ukraine. They wanted to emphasize that many people in...
Local Russians and Ukrainians Plan Rally Against War
The Associated Press cites witnesses who say they've seen dozens of military trucks carrying armed soldiers arrive in Crimea as Russia reinforces its...
Rochester: One Of The "Smartest Cities"
A new online study says that Rochester is home to a lot of smart people. The survey was taken by creditdonkey.com, which is a credit card comparison...
NYS Unveils New Hunting, Fishing, Hiking And Recreational Projects
Governor Cuomo has unveiled 50 proposed new outdoor access projects to connect hunters, anglers, bird watchers and other outdoor enthusiasts to 380,...
Details Announced For Rochester Teen Film Festival
Details are being announced about the 2014 Rochester Teen Film Festival. It’s sponsored by Nazareth College, the WXXI Public Broadcasting Council and...
Henrietta Supervisor Takes Stand Against Casino Proposal
Henrietta Town Supervisor Jack Moore now says he is opposed to a casino in his town. That proposal came up recently after the Seneca Indians...
Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren Names A New Police Chief
Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren on Friday named a new police chief, and the name should be a familiar one. It's the man who Warren named as Interim...
Connections: Rochester Chamber Orchestra; Rochester Fringe Festival
David Fetler has been conducting the Rochester Chamber Orchestra for 50 years and shows no signs of stopping. No conductor in the world has been...
Connections: From The Top
NPR’s From the Top is coming to Rochester on Wednesday, May 19th. We talked to NPR’s host Christopher O’Riley, and we welcomed a group of young...
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