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The Rochester-based Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection is expanding to another school district, this one located in Rome in Central New York. The...
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Scientists have been spending the summer studying the impact of micro-plastic pollution in the Great Lakes. Sherri Mason, professor of Chemistry and...
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(AP) New York state will hold a $40 million competition designed to spur research and development of independent power grids that would allow local...
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SALAMANCA, N.Y. (AP) A Seneca Nation Council member is running to become the first female president of the western New York tribe. Darlene Miller...
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RICHVILLE, N.Y. (AP) The Amish are famous for their barn raisings, when an entire community turns out to help a neighbor. In northern New York,...
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The Rochester Red Wings and the Minnesota Twins have announced a two-year extension of their affiliation. The agreement calls for that relationship...
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The head of the New York Wine and Grape Foundation says the loss from Sunday's earthquake could have been much worse for many Northern California...
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In this hour, we discuss police, tactics, and what constitutes an appropriate response to violent situations. In the wake of Ferguson, many Americans...
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In this hour, we welcome NPR contributor Sarah Varney. Her new book is called XL Love, and in it, she writes about the challenges faced by obese...
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The organization representing pediatricians around the country has a suggestion for schools: start classes later for kids in middle and high schools...
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