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The newly appointed Rochester Police Chief Michael Ciminelli said the city will soon see a change in how police patrol the area.
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Letters went out last month warning that as of this July the insurer is cutting ties with five Rochester area vendors.
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Written By: Scott Hetsko TUESDAY 3 P.M. UPDATE: That's it, I'm drinking the kool aide on this one! A consensus now appears in the data that places Western New York in the most favorable spot for the heaviest snow fall overnight and during the day on Wednesday.
For the 13th day this winter season, the temperature has dipped below 0A at Syracuse's Hancock Airport.
The Rochester metro area continued to show improvement in January, with an increase in both non-farm and private-sector jobs, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday.
It's been more than 100 days since I've been warm. Truly warm. And I'm about to lose it.
Rochester expert Timothy E. Quill, M.D. is co-editor of a new book exploring the ethics of palliative care, the medical specialty that focuses on pain and symptom management, patient and family support, and help with decision making.
Sheryl Lee Ralph, an award-winning actress, activist, and author, will deliver a keynote address during An Evening of Diversity & Empowerment, at 7:30 p.m. on Friday, March 28, at the University of Rochester's Alumni and Advancement Center .
Mayor Lovely A. Warren and partners from the education and health community announced two efforts to help families break down barriers to federal programs that offer assistance to families and students.
The New York state Senate has approved legislation designed to hold criminals responsible for the environmental damage occurring during their crimes.
In Nicole's honor, her mother Sherie performed 25 random acts of kindness around the Rochester area, and posted photographs of all of her acts on Facebook.
Rochester, N.Y.-As the College Board slowly crafts a fresh SAT for 2016, students and educators like what they have heard.
The Galapagos Islands are home to some of the most active volcanoes in the world, with more than 50 eruptions in the last 200 years.