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House of Mercy ends ties with founder

The shelter’s board voted unanimously to part ways with Sister Grace Miller and with her House of Mercy guest services coordinator Sister Rita Lewis.

Mental health’s racial gap

Blacks, Latinos and other people of color struggling with depression and other mental health issues often have difficulty forming close bonds with therapists, most of whom are white.

Riding the waves

Sisters Cydney and Jasmine Benjamin’s newest single, “Ocean” confronts precariousness in faith and life.

House of Mercy ends ties with founder

The shelter’s board voted unanimously to part ways with Sister Grace Miller and with her House of Mercy guest services coordinator Sister Rita Lewis.

Riding the waves

Sisters Cydney and Jasmine Benjamin’s newest single, “Ocean” confronts precariousness in faith and life.

A slice of the Fringe

The 11th annual Rochester Fringe Festival opened this week, offering music, comedy, theatre, dance and film performances.

The college debt debate

Separating myth from reality in the student loan crisis is a complex task. Knowledgeable observers assert that the system needs major surgery, not a butterfly bandage.