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September 12, 2019
Diocese files for Chapter 11 reorganization
Diocese files for Chapter 11 reorganization

In the wake of nearly 50 lawsuits filed against it since New York’s Child Victims Act took effect Aug. 14, the Diocese of Rochester filed for reorganization Thursday, Sept. 12, under Chapter 11 of the U.S. Bankruptcy Code.

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August 14, 2019
Makeover aims to make Rochester’s El Camino neighborhood safer
Makeover aims to make Rochester’s El Camino neighborhood safer

Come September, a northeast Rochester neighborhood will see some temporary streetscape changes that will demonstrate how the area can be made a safer place to live, work and play.

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By Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
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August 14, 2019
Rochester Hispanic Business Association names business person of the year
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July 2, 2019
Candidates chosen for Rochester court, council, school board

The primary elections for Monroe County took place June 25. Winners will appear on the ballot for the November general election.

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By Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
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June 28, 2019
NY Legislature passes Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act
NY Legislature passes Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act

Twelve years after its initial introduction in 2007, the Farm Laborers Fair Labor Practices Act has been passed by the New York state Legislature.

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Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
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June 18, 2019
NY to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses
NY to allow undocumented immigrants to obtain driver’s licenses

On the evening of June 17, Gov. Andrew Cuomo signed into law the Driver’s License Access and Privacy Act, which will allow undocumented New Yorkers to obtain driver’s licenses.

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June 11, 2019
Rochester voters to decide on police-accountability law
Rochester voters to decide on police-accountability law

 This fall, Rochester residents will be asked to vote on legislation that would establish an independent board to investigate cases of alleged police misconduct.

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June 11, 2019
PathStone Enterprise Center uses grant to aid Puerto Rican businesses
PathStone Enterprise Center uses grant to aid Puerto Rican businesses

PathStone Enterprise Center, an affiliate of PathStone Corp. in Rochester, recently received a $1.5 million grant that it will use to help small businesses in Puerto Rico that are still struggling to recover from the devastation of Hurricane Maria in 2017.

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By Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
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June 11, 2019
Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester pageant names new queen, princess
Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester pageant names new queen, princess

A new queen and princess were named during the 50th-annual Miss Puerto Rico of Rochester Cultural Pageant, which took place June 2 at James Monroe High School.

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By Ketsia Rodríguez/EMC
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May 15, 2019
Funds to help seniors avoid nursing homes

The 2019-20 New York state budget that went into effect last month includes a $15 million increase for home and community services for older New Yorkers.

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