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    Disappointed. Assemblyman Bob Oaks on the Finger Lakes Morning News today says he regrets the fact that the New York State Health Department did not pick a Finger Lakes applicant more
Local dreams go up in smoke. The New York State Health Department has picked the 5 companies that will be allowed to get licenses to manufacture and dispense medical marijuana. None of the more
    The  Wayne County  Narcotics Enforcement Team and the Wayne County Sheriff’s Office have put an alleged pill pusher out of business. 49 year old   Dawn more
Investigators are sifting through the rubble of a Fair Haven home on Richmond Avenue that sustained heavy damage when fire ripped through the single family residence on Wednesday afternoon. more
A one car crash in Wayne County, Wednesday afternoon, on Sodus Center Road, has resulted in the death of an 85 year-old man whose vehicle went off the road, struck a culvert and flipped onto its more
State Police arrested a 33 year-old man near New York City on Tuesday night after he allegedly cut off his GPS tracking bracelet in Lyons on Sunday.  Matthew Dye, who was recently released from more
A new popular beverage is hoping to become a signpost of summer like barbecuing or ice cream floats, and the fermented malt doesn't stay on store shelves for long. & more
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We are now expected to run out of phone numbers in the 315 area code by 2017. On Thursday, the New York State Public Service Commission recommend overlaying a second area code for the 18 counties more
NASA scientists hope stunning new photos of Pluto will teach us more about how the solar system was formed. We're able to see pictures of Pluto yesterday, and more to come,  because of the hard more
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After a 2 day break, the 78th annual  Hill Cumorah Pageant resumes Tuesday night. There will be shows each night through Saturday. Pageant President Dwight Schendeman says there's seating for more
A Newark man who claimed his gun went off accidentally wounding his ex-girlfriend and her son will spend the next 40 years behind bars.  On June 29, jurors took less than three hours to convict more
For 23 year-old Andrew St. John of Clyde, it was a rude awakening.  According to WHEC, News10;  St. John was behind the wheel of his car and catching a few zzz's when Wayne County Sheriff's more
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The 78th Annual Hill Cumorah Pageant opens Friday night. It's one of country's largest outdoor theatrical productions with more than 700 costumed cast members, a ten level stage, 12 lighting towers more
State Police continue to investigate a fatal accident on a dairy farm in the Wayne County Town of Galen that happened around 6:45 Sunday night. Troopers say a five year old boy was riding a motorized more
Wayne County Sheriff's Deputies arrested 38 year-old Cedric Downing of Sodus for allegedly using force to restrain a woman and taking money out of her purse. According to a media source; Downing's more
A 28 year-old Ontario County woman was arrested for DWI in Sodus, Friday, after she was spotted crossing over the center line. Sheriff's Deputies say Evyn Grassl failed the roadside sobriety tests more
A Sodus man is facing criminal charges after being arrested for allegedly breaking into the Alley Sports Bar on Maple Avenue in Sodus. A witness saw someone attempting to break into the bar and more
A 66 year-old man was arrested by Wayne County Sheriff's Deputies after he allegedly broke a cell phone that belonged to another individual during a domestic dispute at a residence in Williamson, more
A homeless man was arrested in Wayne County, Thursday, on five pending warrants stemming from indictments issued in Ontario County. Macedon Police and the U.S. Marshall's Office apprehended 34 more
It took Palmyra fire crews a few hours to pump flood water out of the Palmyra-Macedon Middle School following Tuesday's torrential downpour.  Flash flooding caused water to seep into the more
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  New York is a little more fireworks friendly this 4th Fourth of July weekend.  Last winter Governor Cuomo signed into law a bill that allows sparklers, party poppers, cone fountains more
The five applicants to be awarded licenses to grow and sell medical marijuana in New York State could be announced as early as this week, according to a government source.  In all, 43 applicants more
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    The Wayne County Sheriff's office now estimates that 81 year old Constance Edell was killed as early as Tuesday last week  by her 82 year old husband Donald. Chief Deputy more
It took a Wayne County jury less than three hours on Monday to find a Newark man guilty of attempted murder in the shooting of his ex-girlfriend and her 11 year-old son, last December.  The more
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Update, 5 p.m. Sunday night's fire at the Park Hill Apartment Complex on Johnson Street in Palmyra has been deemed as suspicious. The elderly couple who died, 82 year old Donald Edell and his 81 more
Heluva Good Cheese began laying off workers Friday in anticipation of closing its packaging plant and store in the Wayne County town of Sodus. By September first, all of the company's 59 workers more
    The New York State Environmental Facilities Corp. today approved 35.5 million dollars in grants and low-cost loans for nine infrastructure projects across the state, including more
A disturbing story out of Wayne County involving two 11 year-old girls allegedly forced into sexual acts with a Newark man over an extended period of time.  Lyons Police say 44 year-old Wayne more
Today marks one month since a young Wayne County boy was run over by a riding lawnmower.   4-year old Jacob Bookmiller of Lyons continues his recovery.  According to the last update more
The Wayne County Village of Macedon is no more.  On Wednesday, residents decided to dissolve the village by a vote of 300 to 246.  It was the third time voters went to the polls to settle more
The National Weather Service has issued a Severe Thunderstorm Warning for Wayne County from 9:16 pm ending at 10:16 pm.  A Severe Thunderstorm Watch is in effect until 1 am for Sodus Bay to more
The names of the companies in the running to grow and distribute medical marijuana in New York state were posted on the state Health Department's website, Tuesday, and add up to a total of 43 bidders more
 A 63 year old  Palmyra man is being held in the Wayne County Jail on 20-thousand dollars cash bail following an early Sunday morning disturbance outside his home with a woman he knew. more
Wayne County now has two applicants in the running for a state license to grow medical marijuana.  Compassionate Care Center of New York, a newly-formed company, has leased greenhouse space in more
People in Macedon has been waiting a long time . The State DOT says preliminary  earth work has started  on a new 4.3 million dollar Canandaigua Road Bridge over the Erie Canal. more
The notorious serial snow plow scammer, Scott Romero of Palmyra, was back in court Thursday - entering a not guilty plea to new charges in Wayne County for allegedly ripping off ten customers last more
Sparklers, poppers and cone fountains are legal on the Fourth of July in New York State, but not in every county and only in those counties where the local government permits it. As of this week, 29 more
UPDATE 5/28/15, 6 a.m. A Wayne County 8th grader is out of the 2015 Scripps National Spelling Bee after the third round of competition in Maryland. 14-year old Gavin Buehler correctly spelled the more
A joint investigation by sheriff's deputies in two counties has led to the arrest, Tuesday, of a pair of Wayne County women for an alleged extortion plot to steal money from a resident of Yates more
A serial snow plow scammer who defrauded scores of people in Monroe County - and in Buffalo before that -  is now facing a new felony charge in Wayne County and, according to multiple media more
UPDATE 5/26/15 6:30 a.m.- Support continues to pour in for 4-year old Jacob Bookmiller, the Lyons boy run over by a riding lawnmower ten days ago.  $33,355 has been raised over the past week more
A Wayne County man died Saturday night about 11 p.m. when his car overturned on a rural road outside of the Town of Macedon.  Police say 27 year-old Brenton Shepardson of Palmyra was partially more
A Wayne County man found guilty of the brutal murder and robbery of an 18 year-old at a music festival in Macedon, 16 years ago, has filed a motion to have his verdict overturned and the case more
Funeral services arrangement are now set for a Wayne County farmer killed in a freak accident Sunday morning. A Go Fund Me page has been set up seeking donations to cover expenses. State Police say more
Assemblyman Bob Oaks (R-C Macedon) May 18 joined state Senator Mike Nozzolio (R,C,I-54th District), members of the state Legislature, and domestic violence prevention advocates at a press more
State Police this afternoon released details on a fatal farm accident that happened Sunday morning in the Town of  Rose  in Wayne County . Troopers were called to a farm on Brick more
A tragic accident in Lyons on Saturday afternoon has left a four year-old boy in serious conditon at Strong Memorial Hospital fighting to stay alive.  State Police say the child was run over by more
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  RTS has  hired a consultant to see if  Vanpooling is a good idea for our area. Vanpools generally involve  one person designated as at the   Vanpool Driver, a bus more
The Yates County Sheriff's Office and the National Weather Service in Binghamton have issued a frost advisory, effective from midnight tonight until 8AM, Thursday morning.  The advisory means more
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He is back home safe now and just starting to tell his story. Father Edison Tayag, pastor of the Blessed Trinity Parish which includes Saint Mary Magdalene Church in Wolcott, Saint Thomas in Red more
A Wayne County Grand Jury has returned a ten-count criminal indictment that has led to the arrest of a 38 year-old man on charges of cocaine distribution. Clyde Police arrested Michael Irizarry on more
Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts on Thursday issued a stern warning about the deadly nature of a Heroin-like drug nicknamed "On Fire," that's made of 100% pure Fentanyl and contains no heroin, more
Little Maliah Olmstead, the 19-month old girl who fell 12 feet from a window in a Newark Apartment on Tuesday, is back home with her family after being released from Strong Memorial Hospital, more
Update:  1AM (5-8-15) State Police are still wittholding the names of the two people involved in a motorcycle-car crash in Butler on Wednesday night, but have confirmed that the 59 year old more
Two men were arrested by Wayne County Sheriff's Deputies, Wednesday night, following an investigation into a burglary at the Crooked Pines Golf Course in Macedon.  Deputies charged 19 year-old more
A 21 year-old Wayne County man was arrested Wednesday night for allegedly receiving sexually-explicit photos via cellphone from an underage girl.  Christopher McGill of Walworth was taken into more
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Congressman John Katko is in Israel this week, where he met with Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu. Katko is part of a bipartisan Congressional Delegation taking a look at security threats more
  New York State Police are now investigating an armed robbery that occurred at the Valero gas station and convenience store located on  State Route 104 in the Town of Sodus around 4:45 more
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Will he, or won't he? Recently we asked Congressman John Katko if he has made any decision yet about running for a second term.[audio:5041535511-katko2ndterm.mp3] [/audio] Katko represents the more
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The Montezuma Audubon Center near Savannah is holding it's 9th Annual Wildlife Festival from 10-to-3 Saturday . Executive Director   Chris Lajewski says they'll keep everyone feed and more
Home sales in the Greater Rochester - Finger Lakes region declined by 4.1% in the first quarter compared with a year ago. The findings were reported on Friday by the Greater Rochester Association more
A Wayne County man accused of stealing some $42,000 from Monroe County residents for snow plowing that he never did has accepted a plea deal and will spend six months in what's called a shock more
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The Wayne County Sheriffs office, New York State Police and all 7  Wayne County Police Departments urge you to check your medicine cabinet and get rid of old , unused pharmaceuticals at nine more
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If tonight's fast-moving thunderstorm is any indication of what Mother Nature has in store for us, this season, it might be a good idea to keep your rain gear handy and stock up on flashlight more
A longtime Wayne County business is closing later this summer. The Heluva Good! cheese packaging plant and the brand's popular country store in Sodus will close this summer, putting 59 people out of more
Rep. John Katko (NY-24) today reflected on his first four months as Central New York’s representative in Congress, issuing a 100-day report which demonstrates his bipartisan, independent more
County leaders, around the state, have expressed concern that sales tax receipts for the first quarter of the year may signal a weakening economy, statewide.  The reasons for the sharp drop-off more
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Four months into his first term representing the 24th District, Congressman John Katko has been assigned a tough task. [audio:4091550042-katkoterrosim.mp3] [/audio] Katko says the number of more
It's going to be an all-out effort. Each Law Enforcement Agency in Wayne County is taking part in the National  Prescription Drug Collection day on the 25th. You can bring your expired, unused, more
A building caught fire on a country road outside of Palmyra, Thursday night, due to a combination of strong winds and burning debris. According to the Ontario County Sheriff's Office, the southwest more
A Newark man who led police on a high speed chase two days before last Christmas, culminating in a violent two car collision that resulted in the death of a 45 year-old Phelps woman, entered a plea more
Country music star Brantley Gilbert's latest music video "One Hell Of An Amen" is a reflective tribute to two men who died too young: his friend Kory. who lost his battle with cancer, and Army more
A Wayne County man - charged with producing and passing counterfeit U.S. currency - admitted his guilt, Wednesday, during an interview with a reporter for NEWS10NBC.  19 year-old Jeffrey Tyler more
He didn't have time to get too far. Early this morning Wayne County Deputies were called out to a 2 and a half story multi family home of Belden Avenue in the Village of Sodus for a reported more
Wayne County Sheriff’s Office Recreation Safety Division is currently offering two New York State Safe Boating Courses aimed at anyone operating a Personal Water Craft or anyone age 10 to 17 more
A tragic case of animal cruelty in Wayne County has come to light with Monday's arrest of a 58 year-old man. Ontario County Sheriff's Deputies arrested Rodney Goodrich, Sr. at his home on Red Creek more
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They winter in deep south Texas and go home in the summer to the Sand Hills of Nebraska, so you have to wonder how a sandhills crane made it to upstate New York. Chris Lajewski, the Executive more
Friends and family gather tonight for a final goodbye for Kimberly Rouland, the 32 year old Town of Arcadia woman who went missing on February 9th. After numerous search efforts, her body was found more
There's still no word on what caused the death of 32 year-old Kimberly Rouland, whose nude body was found about mile from her trailer in the Wayne County town of Arcadia - nine days ago. State more
38 year-old Richard Roy of Sodus was arrested on Thursday for the alleged theft of a credit card, which he then used to buy other pre-paid credit cards. Roy was arraigned on charges of larceny and more
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Firefighters made quick work of a chimney fire in a wood stove at 710 Smith Road in Palmyra, Thursday night.  Manchester Fire Chief Harry Bowker said the fire was reported at 9:41PM and took more
State Police are seeking the public's help in locating a 92 year-old Webster man, suffering from dementia, who was last seen driving his car on Route 490 about 5PM, Tuesday afternoon. Police say more
Two men who allegedly held up a store in Wayne County were apprehended by police Wednesday afternoon at the intersection of Arterial and John Street in the city of Auburn. According to the Auburn more
Friends of Kimberly Rouland have started a Go Fund Me campaign to cover what are expected to be 5-thousand dollars in funeral expenses. She went missing February 9th after walking away from the more
As of mid-morning New York State Police had not received word from the Monroe County Medical Examiners Office as to the cause of death for 32 year old Kimberly Rouland whose partially clad body was more
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Update: 3/13/15, 2:18 p.m. Troop E State Police Spokesman Mark O'Donnell tells Finger Lakes News Radio that the body found down a steep embankment along Martin Road in the Town of Arcadia Thursday more
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The mystery surrounding the whereabouts of 32 year-old Kimberly Rouland took a tragic turn Thursday when her naked body was discovered on a rural road in the Wayne County town of Arcadia about a mile more
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    Search efforts have been stepped up in the case of a missing  Wayne County woman. State Police spokesman Mark O'Donnnell says dozens of people are looking today for  32-year more
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There's a cloud of disbelief and sorrow hanging over Canandaigua Academy today as students and staff  mourn the death of a popular Spanish and German teacher. 54 year old Peter Nelson was killed more
A 63 year-old woman sustained minor injuries, Monday night, when she was run over by her own vehicle in the Wayne County town of Ontario. The freak accident was reported to the Wayne County Sheriff's more
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An elderly Wayne County man was treated for smoke inhalation at Strong Memorial Hospital after fire, last night, damaged an attached garage of a home at 3736 Downs Road in the Town of Walworth. more
The air was heavy and tension rose to the roof. A brawl broke out amongst spectators during the Lyons vs. RCMCS Section V high school basketball game yesterday afternoon at the Blue Cross Arena. more
The bizarre case of 32 year-old Kimberly Rouland enters its fourth week today. and the whereabouts of the Arcadia woman is still unknown as State Police investigators returned to square one to start more
Congressman John Katko is taking his listening tour sessions to Wayne County. The freshman Republican will address veterans issues Monday evening at the Wayne County Public Safety Building at 6:30. more
A Newark man remains in critical condition as the result of a two car crash on Route 96, about 2 miles east of Phelps, Saturday morning around 9:30 AM. 68 year-old David Neese was eastbound on Route more
A vehicle crashed into a snow bank on Route 5 & 20 Saturday morning about 5:45. There's nothing too unusual about that, but the condition of the driver was of great concern to the Sheriff's more
Despite an exhaustive ground and air search in addition to extensive interviews,  the case of a missing Wayne County woman remains shrouded in mystery - with absolutely no leads whatsoever -- more
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He's been in Washington for about a month. Freshman Congressman John Katko tells us what's surprised him most about working on Capitol Hill.[audio:2211590121-katkoweekend1.mp3] [/audio] Katko more
A Palmyra woman, the alleged victim of a hit-and-run accident on Tuesday night, is now listed in satisfactory condition at Strong Memorial. 51 year-old Debbie Smugorzewski, who had been listed in more
Kimberly Rouland has been missing since February 9th.   State Police say, her estranged husband, Thomas Rouland, was the last person to see Kimberly as she walked away from her home in the more
A Palmyra woman is in guarded condition at Strong Memorial Hospital today after being knocked off her bike in a hit and run accident on Route 21 around 7 o'clock last night. 51 year old Debbie more
New York State Police in Lyons have no new leads in the disappearance of an Arcadia woman, who has been missing just over a week now. 32 year old Kimberly Rouland was last seen the night of February more
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Congressman John Katko has his priorities in Washington. The freshman Congressman announced Tuesday his first term goals. They include rebuilding I-81 in Syracuse, expanding access to health care more
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Update:  12:10 AM (2-18-15) A female bike rider was struck by a vehicle on Canandaigua Road (Route 21) in Palmrya around  7PM, Tuesday night, and was air-lifted to Strong Memorial Hospital more
UPDATE: 1:59 PM (02-15-15) Seneca County Sheriff Jack Stenberg, in consultation with Seneca County Highway Superintendent Roy Gates, has issued a travel advisory for all County Roads. Blowing and more
The National Weather Service Office in Buffalo has issued an urgent weather message:   2-12-157PM A wind chill warning remains in effect for the Finger Lakes until noon Friday, and more
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        If they are man's best friends treat them that way .  Wayne County Humane Society Director Mark Plyter says unfortunately every winter they deal with cases more
A domestic dispute at a home in Lyons, Friday, has led to the arrest of a Geneva man on multiple felony charges. According to New York State Police, 27 year-old Jermaine Harrison is charged with five more
New York State Police in Lyons have put out at alert for a missing Town of Arcadia woman. 32 year old Kimberly Rouland was last seen by her husband as she left their home around 6:30 Monday night. more
At the above, date, time and location, 50-year old Victoria Allen of Palmyra was arrested for Felony DWI when she allegedly drove a vehicle into a snow bank while travelling northbound on County Road more
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A winter storm warning is in effect across upstate New York, where the National Weather Service says as much as 9 to 18 inches is expected from the Catskills to the southern Adirondacks by the time more
State Police arrested a 28 year-old Wayne County man, Tuesday, for allegedly stealing funds from the Reliant Federal Credit Union in Newark. Police say Gerald Button of Lyons allegedly stole $1, more
In a national poll ranking the corporate reputation of the 100 most visible companies,  Wegmans Food Markets was number one, followed by Amazon at number two with Samsung coming in third. more
The Finger Lakes region has not seen gas prices this low in 6 years:Victor Mobil $2.54Canandaigua Arrow Mart $2.45Penn Yan Sunoco A Plus $2.42Watkins Glen Lakes Gas $2.38Newark Express mart $ more
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Longtime acting New York State Supreme Court Justice Craig Doran is looking for permanence. Doran, who has served as an acting Supreme Court Justice since the year 2000, is now a candidate to become more
35-year-old Theresa Keyser from Wayne County is facing four felony DWI Leandra Law charges after allegedly crashing into a utility pole on Smith Road in Marion.   According to Sheriff's more
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Somebody is trying to pass funny money in the Newark area. It's been going on for a couple of weeks now according to Village Police Sergeant Mark Thoms. He says stores have been actively working with more
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Assemblyman Bob Oaks refused to let political partisanship influence his opinion of Wednesday's State of the State address by Governor Cuomo. Oaks sees plenty of room for negotiation in the weeks more
With the Village of Lyons being dissolved at the end of this year, and because of concerns about adequate police protection, the Wayne County Board of Supervisors Tuesday voted to add eight new more
Update, 1/20 at 7:15 a.m. Two volunteer firefighters from the Marble Town Department in Wayne County are recovering this morning after getting into a minor accident Monday morning. Authorities says more
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Food Link of Rochester is getting a 750-thousand dollar grant from the state that will help them add a new 11-thousand square foot, 3.9 million dollar commercial kitchen and food processing hub. Food more
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In Ontario County, the Sheriff's Office is considering body cameras for deputies. Wayne County deputies are testing those cameras already in the field. Cayuga County Sheriff Dave Gould tells Finger more
On 01/13/15 at or about 1827, 76-year old Kenneth L. Zimmerman of Ontario, N.Y. was arrested for driving while intoxicated as a result of a property damage motor vehicle accident located in the more
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The Wayne County Sheriff's Office is doing some early field testing of body cameras for deputies and investigators. Chief Deputy Bob Hetzke tells us the camera will not be on during an entire 10 hour more
The Finger Lakes Times reports that a Newark man pushed a Wayne County Sheriff's Deputy down some stairs and then took off. The officer was treated and released. Sheriff's Deputies say 24 year-old more
Funeral arrangements have been set for the woman killed in a crash near the intersection of Route 96 and Route 88 in the heart of Phelps two days before Christmas. According to a posting on more
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  The National Weather Service has wind chill advisories in effect for the bulk of the Finger Lakes through 10 o'clock Thursday morning. Forecaster Kevin Williams says after early morning more
Started in 1970, January marks the National Blood Donor Month raising awareness for the need of blood during the winter and throughout the year. The snow season sparks challenges for blood more
Congressman-elect John Katko, Friday, announced the opening of four district Congressional offices in each of the four counties that he represents in Central New York. The locations are in the more
A Palmyra man with a record of ripping off customers for snowplowing services is behind bars in Monroe County after allegedly taking payments but never fulfilling his contractual obligations. The more
    What's up with the New York State Thruway Authority? This morning they again postponed a meeting where they were expected to settle once and for all a proposed toll hike of 45% for more
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They brought in almost 600-thousand dollars last year in the first ROC THE DAY on-line giving event for the seven county Rochester area. This year it takes place on December 12th (12/12/12). Scores more
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