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1 hr ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
It claimed that county government relegates the minority party to a lesser, insulting role; resulting in a gross under-representation of Democrats in the county.
Should sexual orientation be a protected class (like race and gender) to prevent discrimination?
Should smoking in public places be banned?
5 hrs ago | Redwood Times
The vast majority of feature-length silent films made in America have been lost due to decay and neglect over the past 100 years, allowing an original 20th century art form to all but disappear, according to a study released Wednesday.
9 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
On Tuesday, Nov. 5, 1918, women throughout the state went to the polls. They had gained the right to vote the year before, thanks to the passage of an amendment to New York's Constitution.
A New York City man has been sentenced in Rochester to 10 years in prison for his part in a drug and money-laundering operation.
Rookie defenseman Rasmus Ristolainen will miss at least this week's three games due to an apparent concussion, and the Amerks want the culprit suspended.
Rochester, N.Y.- Rochester Police said the victim of a drive-by shooting on Genesee Street Monday afternoon has died from his injuries.
Fourth-ranked Syracuse University faces Indiana on Tuesday night at the Carrier Dome in a rematch of last year's NCAA East Region basketball semifinal.
Jury selection is set to begin Tuesday afternoon in the trial of a Rochester man accused of robbing and killing his former neighbor last winter and dumping her body in a city ravine.
It didn't matter that it was cold and getting dark. The group of children, mostly girls, chatted and laughed with their friends, grabbed their shovels and started digging and planting next year's crop, after a quick lesson about daffodils and garlic.
A jury in October convicted Natalie Johnson of two counts of second-degree murder in the death of 73-year-old Edline Chun, a professor at Rochester Institute of Technology.
Despite the GOP's announcement this weekend that racism had ended, three student basketball players in Rochester, New York seem to have missed the memo.
Rochester police have arrested a man suspected of committing three robberies on the east side of the city early Sunday morning.
Jimmie Lyon, left, and Danny Harris work with a centrifuge machine to separate liquid from solid to reuse dirty machine oil at the GM facility in Rochester.
Rochester, N.Y.- Rochester Police are investigating a drive-by shooting that happened on the west side of the city Monday afternoon.
Greece police investigate the triple homicide at Holyoke Park Apartments in Greece on March 10, 2010.
A Rochester man accused of setting a fire in a city residence and attacking his former girlfriend last summer denied the accusations in City Court Monday morning.