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1 hr ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
As the city approaches the 50th anniversary of the July 1964 riots, the question is almost unavoidable: Could it happen again? After all, there is consensus that conditions have not improved appreciably in the Reconsidering Rochester's riots As the city approaches the 50th anniversary of the July 1964 riots, the question is almost unavoidable: ... (more)
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2 hrs ago | Mental Help Net
A new drug that scientists hope will relieve the debilitating itching of chronic eczema has shown promising results in early trials.
6 hrs ago | Press & Sun-Bulletin
A Rochester man has been accused of starting a fire that killed his grandmother as she babysat four of her grandchildren this week in northeast Rochester.
6 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester
Rochester N.Y.-The Rochester Fire Department has made an arrest in connection with a fatal fire Tuesday evening on Fernwood Avenue.
6 hrs ago | 13WHAM
A 22-year-old upstate New York man has been charged with starting a fire that killed his grandmother as she babysat four of her grandchildren.
10 hrs ago | Fox News
The plane went down unmanned in Lake Ontario more than 60 years before a trio of shipwreck hunters found it.
"I'm not going to say I wouldn't apply for that job again - it's not open right now - but I would certainly consider that again, but if that didn't work out I would look at other jobs, employment here in the Rochester area," says Duffy.
A state law in 2013 required the state to disclose the tax breaks that new films and television shows get when they shoot in New York.
"The Webster Central School District Board of Education wishes Ms. Bovard the best in the future and we thank her for her efforts over the past several years," said Mike Suffoletto, Webster Board of Education President.
An Elmira man faces multiple charges after police say he arrived unannounced as his ex-girlfriend's home, punched a man in the face he found there, threw over the man's Harley Davidson motorcycle and then hit him with his pickup truck.
A western New York man has been sentenced to 20 years to life in prison for murdering his 58-year-old wife earlier this year.
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The city of Rochester has filed legal papers Tuesday to shut down Captain's Attic after recent violence in the East End.
College Town, the $100-million project on Mount Hope Avenue in Rochester is on track to be finished by fall.
"Sometime in September, Mick and I are gonna get together and write some music," he tells Rochester, N.Y.'s 95.1 the Brew .
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