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MatchUp Monroe aims to help college students set down roots here (access required)


For years, people in Rochester have lamented the “brain drain,” meaning the trend of young people leaving Rochester as soon as they finish college. Now there’s an app to fight that. County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced on Monday that the ...

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UR and Monroe County create forensic pathology fellowship (access required)


The University of Rochester Medical Center and the Monroe County Office of the Medical Examiner are partnering to offer a one-year fellowship in forensic pathology. The organizations are recruiting now for the position that will probably start next summer. “I’m ...

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MCC gets national recognition in Aspen Institute report (access required)

(File photo) Classes like this one in auto mechanics at Monroe Community College seek to teach important middle skills jobs that will help graduates find employment.

Monroe Community College has been cited by the Aspen Institute as a national example of effective community college workforce development programs. MCC was one of six schools noted in the Aspen Institute’s report, “The Workforce Playbook,” which offers guidance on ...

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Rochester airport completes $79.4 million renovation project (access required)

A state-of-the-art canopy helps protect the roadway between the terminal and the parking structure. (Photo provided)

Gov. Andrew Cuomo was in town Wednesday to officially declare the $79.4 million renovations to the Greater Rochester International Airport complete. Amid much fanfare under the new canopy that covers the upper and lower airport roadways, Cuomo drew attention to ...

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Monroe County unveils new solar power and sustainability team (access required)

Cheryl Dinolfo announces her sustainability team, flanked by County Legislator Ed Wilt, Solar Liberty's Adam Rizzo, and Sustainability Team leader Mike Garland

Standing before a field of tens of thousands of solar panels in Hilton, Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced on Wednesday that she has created a sustainability team to carry on work like the solar array and other energy-saving projects ...

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County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announces Opioid Action Plan (access required)


Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo on Wednesday announced the new wide-ranging Monroe County Opioid Action Plan. The plan includes: A lawsuit filed against companies that sell prescription opioids The creation of an advisory panel on opioids Coordinating data from various ...

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Early tax payment available to avoid 2018 tax hikes


Monroe County tax bills for 2018 will be made available before the end of 2017 so that residents can take advantage of more favorable tax laws that will expire as a result of the Trump administration’s tax reform plan. Monroe ...

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New LEED designation for MCC downtown campus (access required)

Monroe Community College’s new downtown campus has earned the LEED Gold Certification from the US Green Building Council for sustainability. The building’s features include a “green” roof, double-paned windows, and 15 percent of new materials from recycled sources. Energy-efficiency measures ...

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