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Monroe County School Board Association's Jody Siegle To Retire
The longtime leader of the Monroe County School Boards Association is retiring. Jody Siegle, who has been the association’s executive director since...
Charles Tan Indicted On A Murder Charge
A 19 year old man accused in the shooting death of his father in Pittsford earlier this month has now been indicted. A Monroe County grand jury has...
Excellus Ends The Year With A Small Profit
Excellus Blue Cross Blue Shield, a major health insurer in Rochester and other parts of Upstate NY, says it posted net profits of .4 percent or $24...
Connections: Higher Ed as an Economic Driver
Higher education is becoming a major economic driver in many areas, including here in Rochester, where the University of Rochester is now the largest...
Events Scheduled To "Spread The Word To End The R-Word"
It's called "Spread the Word to End the R-Word, " and it's a campaign to try and get people to stop using the word 'retarded'. That campaign locally...
Teachers to Rally Against Cuomo's Proposals on Monday
Teachers have been holding rallies all around the state protesting Governor Cuomo’s education proposals, and hundreds are expected to converge on the...
State Comptroller Criticizes Incentive Plan At RGRTA
A state audit just released by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is critical of the compensation programs used for top executives at the...
Balloon Manor Officially Launched at Sibley Building
It took a crew of about 75 people working for four days to complete the sixth "Ballon Manor: The Amazing Air-Filled Undersea Adventure," at the...
Rochester Poised to Break Record For Coldest Month Ever
Rochester is on pace to break the record for the coldest month since record keeping began in 1871. Climatologist Jessica Spaccio of the Northeast...
Casino Bidding For The Southern Tier Takes Another Step Forward
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) The state's casino location board has moved forward with new bidding from developers for a license in New York's Southern Tier. The...
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