City moves to clear homeless camp as fencing is built

City moves to clear homeless camp as fencing is built

The clearing of the Loomis Street homeless camp is said by the city to be temporary, while marking the first major action of the year.

 

Federal lawsuit filed over Monroe County Legislature redistricting stalemate

County Executive Adam Bello previously vetoed two redistricting proposals passed by the Legislature.

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Activists, City Council members blast city for clearing Loomis St. encampment

Advocates condemned the city for sweeping an encampment on Loomis Street, while Judge Frank Geraci shot down an attempt to preserve it.

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LaMar doubles down with push for six majority-Black legislative districts in Monroe County

Legislature President Sabrina LaMar calls the plan "the most historic and empowering proposal to date" in the county's redistricting process.

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Battle over Monroe County Public Defender appointment goes to court

A majority of legislators voted to appoint Julie Cianca as public defender, but a lawsuit argues the meeting where that happened was held illegally.

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Bello rejects Monroe County Legislature's redistricting plan

The veto was expected and will likely spark a lawsuit by the plan's supporters.

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Conor Reynolds ousted as Police Accountability Board head

The Police Accountability Board removed Reynolds late Thursday and authorized a search for his replacement.

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Irondequoit crossing guard fired after comments about women making coffee

Joe Paladino Sr. said he makes no apologies for speaking his mind.

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Attorneys to city: Sack the suspended PAB director

The nearly 100 page report substantiated four claims against Reynolds, and called for his termination.

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Police Accountability Board bleeds more staff

A City Council member integral to forming the PAB says unionizing is the only way to save the agency.

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Bello budget would boost spending on projects, public safety, and more

Monroe County Executive Adam Bello's 2023 budget proposal would also reduce the average property tax rate.

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Alzheimer's Association Support Group @ Fairport Public Library

Alzheimer's Association Support Group @ Fairport Public Library

Support groups create a safe, confidential, supportive environment or community and a...
Panel: Performing BIPOC Characters in White Spaces @ Sloan Performing Arts Center

Panel: Performing BIPOC Characters in White Spaces @ Sloan Performing Arts Center

Historically and dramatically, the character of Tituba, an enslaved woman, is central...
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Annual Awards Celebration @ Strong National Museum of Play

The Upstate Capital Association of New York is hosting the 7th Annual...

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