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Rochester’s unemployment rate drops again (access required)

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The unemployment rate in the Rochester area dropped to 3.4 percent in November, the lowest level in at least 11 years. The year-over-year decrease of 1.5 percent meant 7,400 fewer people were unemployed in the counties of Monroe, Ontario, Livingston, ...

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Trillium Health receives $20 million grant to help stem chronic homelessness (access required)

A rendering of Union Square, a $19.3 million mixed-use development headed by Trillium Health.

Trillium Health Inc. has received the largest grant in its history, enabling the organization to construct a $19.3 million mixed-use development. The state’s Empire State Supportive Housing Initiative (ESSHI) grant totals $20 million over 40 years, with $500,000 distributed annually ...

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