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WXXI's Bob Smith talks about the Mayor's plan with education policy expert David Hursh of the University of Rochester's Warner School.

High risk sexual behavior is often a fact of life for many Rochester City School students.  Hear how this behavior impacts their academic careers.

The threat of violence or crime is never far away in the lives of many Rochester City School District Students - and that impacts how they learn when they get to school.

Many students who spent time in neonatal intensive care units as babies face difficult challenges in school - a fact the Rochester City School District must deal with to achieve the goals in its strategic plan.

Strategic plan outlines goals, highlights challenges for Rochester City School District.

The local chapter of the American Culinary Foundation has given top honors to chef James Neuman.

WXXI Capitol Bureau Correspondent Karen DeWitt examines embattled governor's re-election strategy.

Former Rochester Mayor and current RIT senior public policy faculty member spoke about changing the structure of local and state government on WXXI's 1370 Connection with Bob Smith.

Local chapter of the Veterans of the Battle of the Bulge is holding its last meeting today at the Greece Town Hall.

Got a forest? Make a buck. That's part of the New York State Association of County's plan to help combat climate change.

Rochester City Council introduced its leadership and announced its 2010-11 agenda Tuesday.

One day after a poll showed a slight improvement in his popularity numbers, Governor David Paterson got more good news about what New York voters think of him.

WXXI's Brenda Tremblay sat down with David Jason Kyle, who plays a variety of elfin roles at a local production of The Santaland Diaries.

Health care providers now able to give the vaccine to general public, not just patients who fall into high risk categories.


Despite challenging times, grassroots organizers are moving ahead.