coronavirus pandemic

Connections: Dispelling pandemic misinformation with Dr. Mario Elia

We're joined by Dr. Mario Elia, a Toronto-based physician who has made it his mission to dispel misinformation about the pandemic. We talk with him...
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Thu, 03/11/2021 - 9:39am
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Connections: New York State Senator Edward Rath III

We're joined by New York State Senator Edward Rath III. Rath is a Republican representing the 61st District; this is his first term in Albany. We sit...
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Wed, 03/10/2021 - 9:24am
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Connections: How the pandemic is contributing to disparities in college applications

Research shows fewer high school seniors have applied to college during the pandemic, and the students who have been impacted the most are those from...
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Tue, 03/09/2021 - 9:44am
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Connections: How has the pandemic affected the book publishing industry?

How has the pandemic affected the book publishing industry? NPR reports that like many other fields, book publishing has been upended. Publishers pushed...
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Mon, 03/08/2021 - 9:55am
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Connections: Discussing nursing home reform in the wake of the reported Cuomo cover-up

The Wall Street Journal reports that the Cuomo administration intentionally covered up data on nursing home deaths during the first several months of...
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Mon, 03/08/2021 - 9:47am
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Connections: Discussing how farmers and CSAs have been impacted by the pandemic

How has the pandemic affected small farms? According to many local farmers and their customers, the past year has highlighted the importance of sourcing...
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Tue, 03/02/2021 - 1:01pm
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Connections: Discussing the future of movie theaters

The Cinema Theater in Rochester announced Thursday that it is closing its doors...at least for now. Movie theaters across the country are navigating...
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Mon, 02/22/2021 - 9:39am
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Connections: An update on vaccine distribution from the Finger Lakes Vaccine Task Force

We're joined by the co-leaders of the Finger Lakes Vaccine Task Force. They discuss the state of vaccine supply and distribution, and what you need to...
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Mon, 02/22/2021 - 9:44am
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Zoom town: Remote workers leave big cities to relocate in Rochester

Khristopher Brooks and his wife, Deprina Godboldo, moved into their new apartment in New Rochelle, New York  last March, just as the city was declared...
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Mon, 02/01/2021 - 10:07am
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Weekly 'coffee break' offers support among disability self-advocates throughout pandemic

Over the course of the coronavirus pandemic, Tia Nelis of TASH, a national advocacy organization for disability inclusion, has been the facilitator of a...
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Mon, 01/25/2021 - 11:14am
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