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Five RCSD schools leave receivership, 10 join

Five RCSD schools leave receivership, 10 join

The State Education Department's latest School Receivership status report has good news and bad for the Rochester school district. Five Rochester schools were removed from the Receivership list, but 10 more were added to it.

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The F Word: Frank Goes Out With His Fly Down

The F Word: Frank Goes Out With His Fly Down

If you wanna see who's looking at you, or more importantly, who's looking out for you, the next time you go out leave some crumbs or dried-up BBQ sauce in your beard.

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Spaull not seeking reelection

Spaull not seeking reelection

City Council member Elaine Spaull says she won't seek reelection this year.

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Council announces dates for police accountability forums

Council announces dates for police accountability forums

City Council has set the dates for three public forums it will hold on its proposal for a Police Accountability Board – all of them this month. Council released a proposal for a new oversight system earlier this week.

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City school board wants more time to respond to Aquino report

City school board wants more time to respond to Aquino report

Rochester school board President Van White said at a board meeting Tuesday that he's seeking  more time to respond to Distinguished Educator Jaime Aquino's report.  The report, which gave a harsh assessment of the school board and district administration, included a lengthy list of recommendations for improving the district. 

Arts & Entertainment

Community remembers Christopher Morrison

Community remembers Christopher Morrison

Rochester lost a beloved dancer, choreographer, and teacher this past weekend. After months of battling pancreatic cancer, Christopher Morrison died in New York City on Saturday. As the community mourns, it shares memories of the Jamaican-born artist and teacher.

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Interview: Charles Emanuel

Learning to breathe

CLASSICAL | RPO with Vadym Kholodenko

SINGER-SONGWRITER | The Lynnes

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Exhilaration @ Rochester Dance Theatre

Jan 18, 6-8pm: adults 17+. Jan 19, 2:30-3:30pm: ages 8-11; 3:30-4:30pm: ages...

New Comic Night II @ Comedy @ the Carlson

8pm signups; 9pm showtime....
Toddler Dance Party @ Brighton Memorial Library

Toddler Dance Party @ Brighton Memorial Library

Ages 18 months–3 years, accompanied by a caregiver. Sponsored by Friends of...

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  • Re: Frederick Douglass statue damaged; police arrest two

    • Frank, it is never acceptable for a white person to use the N word. Nothing…

    • on January 18, 2019
  • Re: Rochester bike projects roll on

    • Occasionally, cycling-specific infrastructure encourages cyclists to flout the normal rules of the road, introduced in…

    • on January 17, 2019
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    • I'm quite disappointed that your publication isn't addressing the incident of racism in the East…

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