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After vote win, Greece’s Tsipras looks to rebuild talks

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ATHENS, Greece — Despite triumphing in a popular vote against austerity, Greece on Monday faced the urgent need to heal its ties with European creditors and reach a financial rescue deal that might prevent it from falling out of the ...

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What’s next, as Greece stumbles toward euro exit

FRANKFURT, Germany — Greece is at the last chance saloon, thirsty and out of credit. Next stop could be the badlands of euro exit. Without a deal on more bailout loans, the heavily indebted country faces looming financial hurdles in ...

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Greece Relay for Life fundraiser

Hundreds of walkers will participate in a 12-hour event Saturday in Greece to raise money for the American Cancer Society services in the Rochester community, including Hope Lodge, a free place for caregivers and patients to stay while receiving treatments. ...

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Man charged in Greece jewelry theft

Clarence Lambert, 22, of Rochester, is charged with participating in the home invasion robbery of a jeweler in the town of Greece on Oct. 7. According to the complaint, the jeweler and his wife were pistol whipped during the robbery ...

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3 charged with holding captives, robbing store

GREECE (AP) — Authorities said three men have been charged in connection with a robbery at a suburban Rochester jewelry store that involved two store employees and another person being held captive at their home. The Greece Police Department said ...

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Residents in town prayer case: Debate continues

GREECE (AP) — The upstate New York residents who challenged their town board’s prayer practice before the nation’s highest court said their disappointment in losing is softened by the dialogue and action the case has inspired. A day after the ...

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Greece plans new municipal court

The creation of a new municipal court in Greece dealing solely with code enforcement actions is part of a get-tough policy against run-down properties in town. This includes new legislation aimed at problem rental properties and absentee property owners. The ...

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Morris leaves clerk’s office for DPW post

Former deputy Monroe County Clerk Kirk A. Morris said he is ordinarily a trial-by-fire kind of guy. Lately, however, it’s been more frigid temperatures and snow and ice than fire. Morris, who had served in the office of County Clerk ...

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Greece GOP justice candidates sweep race

There’s no rivalry when David Michael Barry Sr. and David Michael Barry Jr. run, especially when both win. Former state Supreme Court Justice David Michael Barry Sr. will be returning as town justice, a position he held from 1978 to ...

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Election 2013: 4 running for 3 Greece justice seats

The race for three open town justice seats in Greece is a crowded one, due in part to how voters in the largest town in Monroe County voted last November. Greece residents Tuesday will choose a candidate to fill a ...

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