Rochester police survey raises concerns over bias

Some residents argue that the wording of a city survey on police reform reflect a bias in favor of the construction of new police stations. More...

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Majority of RCSD teachers say remote learning should continue

Majority of RCSD teachers say remote learning should continue

At the same time, 80 percent of the teachers who answered the survey said their students need additional support that they weren't getting.

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County to provide bail-out for struggling small businesses

County to provide bail-out for struggling small businesses

A COVID-19 relief grant program will target personal services businesses and prioritize assistance for minority and women owned business.

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Rochester schools contractor settles diversity fraud case for $200K

Rochester schools contractor settles diversity fraud case for $200K

Bell Mechanical Contractors will pay New York $200,000 for forging diversity criteria in the Rochester Schools Modernization Program.

Movies

New York movie theaters can open, but that's easier said than done

New York movie theaters can open, but that's easier said than done

Gov. Andrew Cuomo has announced that movie theaters can reopen this week. But before people can fill the seats again, changes must be made.

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For these employers, there are no background checks, no drug tests, no interviews, and no problems

For these employers, there are no background checks, no drug tests, no interviews, and no problems

Embracing the 'open hiring' concept means being open-minded to no background checks and no interviews and overlooking applicants' checkered pasts.

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The Fairport 'race riot' that never happened

The Fairport 'race riot' that never happened

On Oct. 20, 1920, a Black man named James Noey was killed by a white police officer amid what has falsely been called a race riot.

Kota Ezawa in conversation with Bruce Barnes @ Virtual George Eastman Museum

Kota Ezawa in conversation with Bruce Barnes @ Virtual George Eastman Museum

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Kate Reed Petty: True Story @ Virtual Writers & Books

Kate Reed Petty: True Story @ Virtual Writers & Books

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Saxology @ Eastman School of Music

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