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A senior at Plainview-Old Bethpage John F. Kennedy High School is set to grace the stage with her violin talent.
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This is part 5 of a series of essays leading up to a major public discussion of Climate Change in Rochester NY on Earth day.
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Rochester Police Department officers responded to a car accident involving a pedestrian on South Avenue around 7 p.m. Friday.
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A new children's film will be debuting in Rochester on March 15 at the Strong National Museum of Play as part of the Get Animated cartoon weekend.
Rochester, N.Y.-You've heard the promises in flashy new commercials stating that there's a "new New York," one with a more business friendly atmosphere.
From today until Wednesday, April 16 at midnight, artists from all over the world may submit their productions to venues for the 2014 First Niagara Rochester Fringe Festival .
Rochester N.Y. - A Henrietta man agreed to a plea deal Friday for fatally stabbing his brother at a Henrietta restaurant last September.
Wegmans Food Markets is donating more than $1 million to a Buffalo-area children's museum that plans to open a new facility on the city's Lake Erie waterfront in two years.
The Gerswhins' Porgy and Bess continues on stage at Shea's Performing Arts Center Friday evening.
"When we would go along the canal and see it full she would say, 'My that hotel is full," said Kitchen, "Well the word was wrong, but the intent was quite right, because it had been raining and the canal was almost up to the banks.
The City of Rochester wants to hear your suggestions for the name of the new street and plaza created by the redevelopment of the Midtown site.
The St. Patrick's Day Parade and 5k race in downtown Rochester is forcing RTS bus routes to be altered temporarily.
The city's head of environmental services, Karen St. Aubin, says the focus has shifted away from the main drags to residential streets and other targets.
A government contract with Rochester Optical is expected to support 160 jobs in Rochester, according to democratic N.Y. Senator Charles Schumer.
They say pollution from the fire should not impact healthy people, but could affect the elderly, children or the ill.
The day after Rochester first blizzard in 15 years, many school districts in Monroe and surrounding counties closed for the second day.