The plight of patient labs

UR Medicine and Rochester Regional Health face phlebotomist staffing issues that mean longer waits for individuals needing blood tests. The pandemic is a factor, but not the only one.

Report backs proposed interdistrict magnet schools

Racially and socioeconomically diverse schools that draw students from Rochester and its surrounding suburbs are “likely to improve educational outcomes and long-term success among all students,” the report states.

The crypto cloud over Seneca Lake

The Greenidge Generating Station on the lake’s western shore is using enormous amounts of energy to mine cryptocurrency. The environmental stakes are high.