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Medical Motor Service on duty for 100 years (access required)

Medical Motor Service fills the transportation needs of senior citizens and others throughout Monroe County.

It began as a necessary community service, formed to provide transportation so care providers could treat the ill during an influenza outbreak in 1919. A century later, Medical Motor Service remains a staple in the community, transporting the elderly, the developmentally ...

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UR scientist works on adding technical terms to sign language (access required)

  Lorne Farovitch, a graduate student at the University of Rochester, grew up deaf in a deaf family in Vancouver, British Columbia. His family situation meant that until the age of 24, Farovitch didn’t communicate with people in any other ...

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