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Need to Know Rochester: Election Wrap Up & Salute to Veterans

This week on Need to Know Rochester, a reporter roundtable discussing the results of the 2011 General Election and a discussion highlighting the services provided to veterans by the Veterans Outreach Center.

Maggie Brooks & Sandra Doorley Election Night Winners

Republican County Executive Maggie Brooks won a third term in office and Democrat Sandra Doorley will take over as District Attorney.

2011 General Election Results

WXXI News provided election updates throughout the night in key races on WXXI-AM 1370, WXXI-TV and here on WXXI.org.

Polls Closed; Voter Turnout Low

The Monroe County Board of Elections reports that voter turnout was 31% as of 8:00 p.m. That's compared to 29% at the same time four years ago.

Election Day Today: Polls Open Until 9:00 p.m.

The races for Monroe County Executive and District Attorney headline today's local elections. All the seats in the Monroe County Legislature are up for grabs as are four seats on the Rochester City School Board.

Election Preview: Rochester City School Board

WXXI's Helene Biandudi spoke with the candidates for Rochester City School Board about their hopes for the district.

District Attorney Candidates on WXXI-AM 1370 Connection

The candidates for Monroe County District Attorney were featured on Monday's 1370 Connection on WXXI-AM 1370.

Polls Open at 6:00 a.m. Tuesday

Election Day is Tuesday, November 8. Polling sites across the region open at 6:00 a.m. and close at 9:00 p.m.

Finger Lakes Economic Council Seeks "Quality of Life" Balance

WXXI Innovation Trail reporter Zack Seward looks at the ten priority economic development projects for the Finger Lakes region, including a couple that are unusual when compared to others in the group.

Need to Know Rochester: The Occupy Rochester Protest

This week on Need to Know Rochester, two Occupy Rochester protestors talk about their vigil at Washington Square Park and what's next for the group.