Has Warren killed two birds with one stone?

The mayor’s call for a November referendum on a state takeover of the city school board could end the RCSD stalemate—and also help Democrats wrest control of county government from Republicans.

RCSD reform plan, Bob Morgan fallout and Abby Wambach

From hopes of reform in the Rochester School District to Abby Wambach’s election in the National Soccer Hall of Fame, the last week had its share of breaking news. In a new section called Notable News, Beacon publisher Alex Zapesochny discusses the significance of these stories.