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July 13, 2010
Doctor strives to help Latinos, serve as role model
Doctor strives to help Latinos, serve as role model

EMC photo by Mike Crupi

CANANDAIGUA -- Dr. Carlos Ortiz grew up with a strong affinity for science and math, so it made sense for him to pursue a career in medicine. But he also had a very personal reason.

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
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February 18, 2010
Bilingual-education advocate dedicated to helping students
Bilingual-education advocate dedicated to helping students

Margarita Reyes was a high-school dropout.

She also was a single teenage mother of two daughters when she arrived in Buffalo from her native Puerto Rico in 1973...

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By Annette Jiménez/EMC
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December 15, 2009
Social justice spurs Ontario County's new public defender
Social justice spurs Ontario County's new public defender

Years ago, a young Tom Kidera learned reading, writing, arithmetic and chess in Sister Marie Albert Alderman's fifth-grade classroom at Ithaca's Immaculate Conception School.

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By Jennifer Burke/EMC
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