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More Lead on Porches Than in Homes, Study Finds
Porches on older homes can be a significant source of lead dust, according to a recent study. Katrina Korfmacher is the Director of Community...
Former Texas Gov. Rick Perry To Speak At Monroe County GOP Luncheon
Former Texas Governor Rick Perry has been tapped to be the guest speaker at the upcoming Monroe County Republican Committee Luncheon. Perry, a former...
Kolb Says Morelle is a "Viable Candidate" For Assembly Speaker
Majority Leader Joe Morelle will take temporary leadership of the State Assembly when Speaker Sheldon Silver relinquishes that title. A vote is...
Tapping The Job Skills Of Individuals With Disabilities & Creating Inclusive Work Environments
Workshops On Protecting The Great Lakes Region
WATERTOWN, N.Y. (AP) — State officials are hosting a series of public workshops on the Great Lakes Action Agenda, which identifies actions needed to...
State Budget Hearings Begin
ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — State agency heads and advocacy groups will lay out their priorities for environmental program spending in the first of 13 budget...
Silver Will Leave Post as Speaker on Monday
Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver will end his long reign as the head of the Assembly on Monday, say the Democratic members of the Assembly who...
Bausch + Lomb Receives County Incentives For Rochester Expansion
Bausch + Lomb went before COMIDA, the County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency Monday, looking for tax breaks for a nearly $118 million project...
Connections: New Theory on Autism
A new theory on autism suggests that the fundamental problem in autism-spectrum disorders is not a social deficiency - or a lack of empathy or...
Astronomers At The U of R Involved In Research About A Planet With Much Larger Rings Than Saturn's
A new study that includes some researchers from the University of Rochester details a planet with rings that makes Saturn's rings look tiny by...
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