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Quentin Tarantino, Christopher Nolan, J.J. Abrams and Judd Apatow have rallied together to save the U.S.' last analogue film manufacturer from closure.
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New York state has suspended the licenses of 40 tax preparers who state authorities say never filed their own returns in 2011 and 2012.
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August is a popular month for beach trips. Wishbone's planning on taking one himself, he just hasn't figured out how yet.
4 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal
J Taylor General Contractors Inc. - which does business as Taylor, the Builders - was awarded a $2.6 million construction contract for the University of Rochester's 45,000-square-foot administrative office building at College Town in Rochester.
A 31-year-old Rochester native will be the next music director and maestro of the Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra.
When I was in my 20's I was depressed a lot. Now I am 38 and close to 40. I don't get depressed anymore.
Winnsboro murder suspect LaTroy Donta Sampson was arrested 800 miles away in Rochester, N.Y., after police received a call around 3 a.m. Friday about suspicious activity in a high-crime area.
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The hallmark of an excellent researcher is an open mind. That flexibility and openness is what led Nina Schor, M.D., Ph.D. , the William H. Eilinger Chair of Pediatrics at the University of Rochester , to follow a hunch about a brain receptor resulting in a new mouse model that may give researchers a new avenue for testing drugs for autism .
Some roads remain closed in western New York after flooding from two days of heavy rain caused washouts and flooded basements in several communities.
An educational advocacy group led by former CNN journalist Campbell Brown is challenging New York state's teacher tenure system, filing a lawsuit Monday that alleges that job protections unfairly shield bad teachers.
The woman now facing a DWI and homicide charge after a fatal crash in Henrietta on Saturday night was previously convicted of Driving While Ability Impaired.
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After weeks of court dates and negotiations with the city which resulted in a overhaul of its business model , the company got off to a rough start Friday when its lack of drivers led to frustrated would-be customers and higher prices across the city.
Officials say both eastbound lanes of the Thruway outside Rochester have reopened after both were closed because of flooding caused by heavy rains.
Rochester N.Y.- Flood Watches and Warnings are in effect in our area through 5:00 PM tonight.
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