2017 Election

Connections: How racist flyers impacted a local election

When white supremacists posted racist flyers around the town of Pittsford, residents rallied against racism and pushed for change. They formed a group...
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Tue, 11/21/2017 - 9:22am
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Sheppard, White, Elliott win Rochester School Board seats

The race for Rochester School Board saw the three active candidates win the three vacancies. The top vote-getters in Tuesday’s election were: newcomer...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 7:05pm
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Todd Baxter wins Monroe County Sheriff's race

Former Greece Police Chief Todd Baxter was a Republican until May, when he switched his allegiances and joined the Democratic Party to run for Monroe...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 8:25pm
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Lovely Warren cruises to second term as Rochester mayor

Even with three candidates posing a challenge, the end result was never in doubt for Lovely Warren. The Democratic mayor cruised to her second term by...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 8:33pm
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Moore out, Schultz in as Henrietta supervisor

There will be a new leader in the town of Henrietta. Voters ousted embattled Republican Jack Moore and elected Democrat Stephen Schultz, the co-founder...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 7:59pm
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Federal inspectors check out bilingual accommodations at some local polling places

Polling places around Monroe County have some additional inspections on Election Day -- staffers from the U.S. Justice Department. County Democratic...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 12:31pm
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'Off-year' election still includes a number of hotly contested local races

The campaigning and the ads, positive and negative, all wind down today to make way for what really counts…the voting. It is election day on Tuesday...
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Tue, 11/07/2017 - 1:18am
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Flap over mailing targeting Monroe County Sheriff's race

The Baxter for Sheriff campaign and the Monroe County Democratic Committee on Sunday filed a complaint with the New York State Board of Elections asking...
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Sun, 11/05/2017 - 11:23am
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Connections: Mayoral candidate debate

It has been a long campaign season, and on November 7, voters in Rochester will head to the polls to choose their next mayor. The odds are incumbent...
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Fri, 11/03/2017 - 10:58am
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Connections: Rochester City Council candidate Anthony Giordano

Throughout the campaign season, Connections has offered voters the chance to hear candidates at length. We believe in equal time. In this segment, we...
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Tue, 10/31/2017 - 12:38pm
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