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Woman thankful to keep her home

Catherine Lennon, center, in blue shirt, during a celebration at her Ravenwood Avenue house earlier this month, is jubilant after learning it’s hers once again. Mike Murphy

It’s been years since Catherine Lennon’s house was foreclosed on, even though she was making mortgage payments at the time. It’s been two years since a group of protesters formed a blockade and successfully staved off her eviction. It’s been ...

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Man shot near Federal Building

A man who was being evicted from a third-floor apartment building in the Cooper Union building across from the Federal Building was shot by a Rochester police officer Tuesday afternoon. As police continue to investigate the incident, spokesman Sgt. Justin ...

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Home again, despite foreclosure

As Catherine Lennon spoke with members of the press about moving back into her foreclosed home on Monday morning, her supportive neighbors said foreclosure actions, uncooperative lenders and robo-signers are destroying their neighborhood in the city’s Southwest Quadrant.

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