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The longtime leader of the Monroe County School Boards Association is retiring. Jody Siegle, who has been the association’s executive director since...
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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...
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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...
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Higher education is becoming a major economic driver in many areas, including here in Rochester, where the University of Rochester is now the largest...
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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...
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Teachers have been holding rallies all around the state protesting Governor Cuomo’s education proposals, and hundreds are expected to converge on the...
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A state audit just released by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli is critical of the compensation programs used for top executives at the...
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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...
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Rochester is on pace to break the record for the coldest month since record keeping began in 1871. Climatologist Jessica Spaccio of the Northeast...
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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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