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There are Memorial Day parades around our area Sunday and Monday. Sunday, Irondequoit holds its parade at 3pm. It begins at Irondequoit High School...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — Some New York lawmakers want to mandate that complaints about possible abuse or neglect of disabled or mentally ill people in...
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WILMINGTON, N.Y. (AP) — A community group is addressing what it calls a "poop problem" in the Adirondacks by providing portable toilets at popular...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York state may soon begin tracking the number of nonfatal heroin and opioid overdoses. The state Senate and Assembly agreed...
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The historic Dentzel Carousel is open for the season at Ontario Beach Park in Charlotte. It’s the carousel’s 111th continuous season. The carousel...
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If you’re planning to fly out of the Greater Rochester International Airport this summer, expect the usual additional number of passengers, but not...
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(Update 1:28 p.m. with Gov. Cuomo's statement on the arrest) NEW YORK (AP) - New York City police say they've made an arrest in the death of an aide...
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First hour: Honor Flight Rochester Second hour: Independent Minds: At War in the Pacific
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Weekend Connections is a collection of some of the most noteworthy moments from the week on Connections with Evan Dawson. This episode includes...
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After focusing recently on single mothers, we turn our attention to young children in crisis. Our guests from the Crisis Nursery explain how they're...
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