City of Rochester

Mayor, City Council member trade barbs over Charlotte development

Charlotte residents received a letter recently from Mayor Lovely Warren accusing their newly-elected City Council member, Jose Peo, of lying to them...
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Wed, 01/15/2020 - 12:59am
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New youth sports facility moves forward in Rochester

A gift from the foundation of former Buffalo Bills’ owner Ralph Wilson is helping move a Rochester youth sports facility forward. The Ralph C. Wilson Jr...
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Tue, 01/14/2020 - 12:43pm
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Portrait series honors historical leaders of color

East High School is honoring leaders of color with the help of local artist Shawn Dunwoody. Dunwoody painted public portraits of historical figures like...
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Fri, 01/10/2020 - 9:36am
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Post-layoff teacher shuffle begins in city school district

With school back in session, Rochester City School District teachers are dealing with the aftermath of mid-year layoffs. Teachers union President Adam...
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Tue, 01/07/2020 - 5:36am
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Cuomo says 3 high-tech companies to expand in Rochester, adding hundreds of jobs

When Governor Andrew Cuomo delivers his State of the State address on Wednesday, he will announce that three high tech companies in Rochester will add...
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Mon, 01/06/2020 - 2:50am
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Home assessments up 19% across Rochester

Many Rochester property owners are reeling over a holiday greeting from City Hall: Notices that their property assessments are going up -- way up, in...
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Thu, 12/26/2019 - 5:49am
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No, Rochester isn’t recession-proof, but its housing market is resilient

At a recent Rotary meeting, Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren made a bold claim about the area’s economy. Warren announced her intentions to declare 2020...
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Mon, 12/16/2019 - 12:28pm
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NYS Board of Regents reminds Rochester School Board of fiscal responsibilities

Members of the New York state Board of Regents have written to the Rochester School Board reminding board members of their fiscal responsibilities in...
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 12:51pm
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Bello, Dinolfo, Warren talk economic growth in Rochester

Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo and County Executive-elect Adam Bello were among the speakers at an event Tuesday discussing efforts to grow...
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 1:08pm
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Moody's downgrades some of Rochester's debt

A credit rating agency has lowered the rating on some of the debt that belongs to the City of Rochester. It is tied to financial problems in the school...
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Tue, 12/10/2019 - 11:30am
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