What do city schools have to do with you?

Every year, tens of thousands of Rochester children are robbed of a good future. Everybody in Greater Rochester bears responsibility.

Yet another attempt to improve city schools

We should insist on excellence. We should not tolerate poor performance. But we cannot expect Rochester teachers to do the impossible.

To our CITY readers: changes, and an invitation

We're reducing our page size – but not our journalism. Now readers need to join us as we cover key issues.

Conservatives' takeover is complete. Who cares?

The Supreme Court's attack on civil rights continues. And in elections this year, voters are giving politics a big yawn.

Making America great: Trump, children… and jazz

Donald Trump's behavior is becoming more and more that of a despot, not the president of a democratic nation.

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  • Re: What do city schools have to do with you?

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    • The health of city schools is important because it effects the ability of the city…

    • on August 1, 2018
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