Spinning top, puppet among 12 Toy Hall of Fame finalists

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (AP) - The spinning top, coloring book, Wiffle Ball and puppet are vying for a place in the National Toy Hall of...
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Barril, Childs to wed

...the son of Barbara and William Childs, and his hometown is Rochester, New York.The bride graduated from Juneau-Douglas High...and master's of science in electrical engineering from the Rochester Institute of Technology.
Juneau woman named student ambassador at Rochester institute of Technology

Kjerstin Kantola, a student at Rochester Institute of Technology has been named a student ambassador for the college's National Technical Institute for the Deaf. About...
Today In Sports History for April 21

1951 - Bob Davies' two foul shots and Jack Coleman's layup give the Rochester Royals a 79-75 triumph over the New York Knicks in Game 7 of the NBA championship series.1951 - The Toronto Maple Leafs win...
Barril, Childs wed

...She earned her bachelor's of science from the University of Oregon and her master's of science from Lock Haven University.The groom earned his bachelor's of science and master's of science from Rochester Institute of Technology.
Pope Francis wraps up joyful US visit with big open-air Mass

...part of the Mass. Some people knelt on the paving stones at City Hall, a few blocks from the altar.June Bounds, 56, of Rochester, New York, watched with fellow parishioners on a large screen at City Hall, closing her eyes and blinking back tears...
Nation and World
Today in sports history

April 211951 - Bob Davies' two foul shots and Jack Coleman's layup give the Rochester Royals a 79-75 triumph over the New York Knicks in the seventh game of the NBA championship series.1951 - The Toronto Maple...
Academic recognitions for the week of Feb. 23, 2014

...makes Dean's List at RITKjerstin Kantola of Juneau, a fourth-year student in the applied arts and sciences program in the Rochester Institute of Technology's Center for Multidisciplinary Studies, made the Dean's List for the Fall 2013 semester.Degree-seeking...
Saying goodbye: Kodachrome's last roll

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - What should a photographer shoot when he's entrusted with...safekeeping at the George Eastman House film and photography museum in Rochester. McCurry relied on a digital camera to help evaluate composition, perspective...
Nightmare on a plane

...unlucky passengers spent in a cramped airplane at an airport in Rochester, Minn., last Friday makes the case yet again for the need...nightmare. Continental Airlines Flight 2816 was forced to land in Rochester around midnight Friday to refuel. At the same time, the...


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