An embattled Warren faces a mayoral challenge from Evans

It's been a trying year for Mayor Lovely Warren, and with the latest scandal, the race for City Hall against Malik Evans tightens.

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Primaries shape the future of Democrats in the County Legislature

Since Democratic County Executive Adam Bello took office in 2020, two different power struggles have been playing out in the Legislature.

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At-large City Council seats loom large

Sixteen candidates are vying for five at-large seats on City Council in the primary on June 22. Get to know your options.

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Rochester School Board: Tough, thankless, but not hopeless

Nine candidates are seeking the Democratic line for three open Rochester city school board seats.

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COVID-19's toll on tenants: Falling behind and crossing fingers

The pandemic has been a massive public health concern, but its economic fallout has left some people at risk of losing their homes.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

Social inequities exacerbate COVID-19 pandemic's racial gaps

Blacks and Latinos are more vulnerable to COVID-19 for the same reasons driving other disparities: structural racism and poverty.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

COVID-19 has taken something from each of us

One year in, the COVID-19 pandemic has upset social patterns, robbed people of their livelihoods, and claimed many lives.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

Coronavirus and civil unrest are forever linked

George Floyd and Daniel Prude died at the hands of police officers, and both killings fueled protests nationally and locally.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

The arts go dim due to COVID-19

The pandemic has been a slog for arts organizations, whose bottom lines have been decimated shutdowns.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

The pandemic's school daze

The 12-month COVID-19 pandemic is often described as a “lost year,” and perhaps nowhere has that been felt more than in schools.

A Year of Covid-19: Our Lost Year

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Orchestrating Change @ Livestream

Orchestrating Change @ Livestream

Screening & panel discussion with Me2/ Conductor Ronald Braunstein, Me2/ Co-Founder &...

Pop-Up In The Park @ Highland Park

Monroe County Library System, in collaboration with WXXI and other community partners,...
Adult & Teen Full Moon Hike @ Helmer Nature Center

Adult & Teen Full Moon Hike @ Helmer Nature Center

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    • Wed., June 23, 5:30-7:30 p.m.
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  • Orchestrating Change @ Livestream

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  • Adult & Teen Full Moon Hike @ Helmer Nature Center

    • Thu., June 24, 8:30 p.m. $5

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