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Promoting peace through mutual respect, understanding and cooperation one community at a time. That’s part of the mission of Sister Cities...
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Excellus BlueCross BlueShield released new data emphasizing the frequency and risks of premature births. It comes as part of an effort to dissuade...
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"We are really gathered for a spiritual and deep religious experience." The words of Bishop Salvatore Matano of the Diocese of Rochester Wednesay...
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The Henrietta Ethics Board has ruled it will take no action against town supervisor Jack Moore. This comes a week after Moore apologized for making...
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It’s amazing how many drivers out there can tell stories of instances where they were completely blindsided by a nearby motorbike. And the statistics...
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Representatives from the Rochester-Monroe Anti-Poverty Initiative gathered to announce their new Director. Leonard Brock is currently a Director of...
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New York State has a new education commissioner. The state board of Regents, after a lengthy closed door session, chose Mary Ellen Elia, a former...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) AARP is calling for New York lawmakers to establish a new, state-facilitated retirement fund to help people save money who don't...
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Officials at the University of Rochester on Wednesday will dedicate the all-new, $145 million Golisano Children’s Hospital eight-story tower. It is...
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The Hilton Superintendent of Schools is retiring. David Dimbleby, who has led the district since 2005 and spent more than 30 years working in the...
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