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Letchworth State Park Wins National Award
Two area state parks have been voted among the top state parks in the country. Letchworth State Park has been chosen as the Best State Park,...
Business, Advocacy Groups Weigh in on State Budget
Some Rochester-area organizations are offering their opinion on the new state budget that won legislative approval in the early morning hours...
"Healing Soles" Intended to Raise Awareness about Child Abuse
The strong museum is usually full of kids screaming and playing, but it's especially powerful as the background noise of a press conference about...
U of R President Joel Seligman Talks About East H.S. & The Future Of Education
Addressing Rochester Rotarians on Tuesday, University of Rochester President Joel Seligman said that K-12 education is in crisis. Seligman says...
Vargas "Encouraged" By State Aid Increase For Education
Rochester School Superintendent Bolgen Vargas says he is encouraged by the aid levels contained in the new state budget. The details of the state's...
American Graduate Champion: Maplewood Library
Inaccessible Housing: The High Rise Ghetto
Jensen Caraballo has spinal muscular atrophy type 2, and he's used a wheelchair since he was a kid. He's also on a fixed income. Though Rochester,...
State Lawmakers Pass A Budget
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York lawmakers have passed a $142 billion state spending plan that includes new spending on schools, changes in teacher...
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Lawmakers Racing to Meet Budget Deadline
Governor Cuomo and lawmakers finalized deals on education and ethics and were on track to pass the budget by the midnight deadline. Legislators began...
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