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State and local officials dug shovels into the ground on a new state-of-the-art library in the Town of Irondequoit on Wednesday. "Our new library,...
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The University of Rochester is getting a major grant to lead a research project to study longevity. The U of R will be doing the research into how a...
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Dozens sat in silent midday meditation Tuesday on the Pont de Rennes footbridge in the heart of downtown Rochester.
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A small green space popped up in downtown Rochester Tuesday. In honor of Earth Day, a tiny park took to the place of what had been four city parking...
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The state Attorney General’s office has settled an employment discrimination case with a national chain of home wares stores The case against Bed...
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Representatives from the New York Lottery presented a $5,000 check Wednesday at the School of the Arts.
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Governor Cuomo gathered local leaders from around the state to talk about reaction to past storms, and to plan for the next ones. Cuomo invited...
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Wegmans has confirmed that it plans to build two stores in the suburbs of Richmond, Virginia. The Rochester-based supermarket chain says they will be...
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Letchworth State Park has announced plans to construct a four-season nature center. Local officials say this will enhance the visitor experience and...
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A Rochester based developer has submitted the required $1 million fee to the New York State Gaming Commission to compete for a casino license....
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