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RBJ Report: District spending per child
How much on average does your child's school district spend on each student? It is just one of the questions being asked as part of a closer look into local school districts and how they spend your tax money.
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Thu Jul 10, 2014
Truck hit by object thrown from Thruway overpass
State police say they're investigating damage caused to a tractor-trailer by an object that was tossed from a Thruway overpass in western New York.
Wed Jul 09, 2014
Scrutiny of arrest caught on tape
Ryan Conklin and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office have different takes on the circumstances that resulted in his arrest on July 4th.
Tue Jul 08, 2014
Thunderstroms Rip Through Leaving A Mess Behind
Rochester N.Y.- More than 16,000 Rochester Gas and Electric Customers are out of service because of the swift and violent thunderstorm that just blew across the area.
Chili man disappeared 7 years ago
His parents presented a check to Monroe County Sheriff Patrick O'Flynn and Rochester Deputy police Chief Fred Bill Monday.
Rochester Business Journal
Are higher graduation rates tied to spending?
Does higher per-pupil spending produce higher graduation rates? Not necessarily, according to an analysis of data from the state Department of Education that will appear in the 2014 Rochester Business Journal Schools Report Card, which will be published as a supplement to this Friday's edition of the paper.
Lawsuit Dismissed Against County Fair
A state court has dealt another blow to seven Northampton Park neighbors who filed a lawsuit challenging Monroe County's decision to move the county fair there.
Program reduces penalty for texting while driving
A retired police officer and the Monroe County District attorney have teamed up to start a new court diversion program to help distracted drivers.
Mon Jul 07, 2014
Siblings arraigned for arson
Rochester / Spencerport, N.Y. --- A brother and sister entered not guilty pleas in front of a New York State Supreme Court Justice on Monday.
Medical Motor Service gets new bus
THE NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE HAS ISSUED SEVERE THUNDERSTORM WATCH UNTIL 10 PM EDT THIS EVENING FOR MOST OF WESTERN NEW YORK.
Pittsford man pleads not guilty in fatal crash
A Pittsford man indicted in connection with a fatal accident in Henrietta pleaded not guilty to the charges Monday morning.
Sat Jul 05, 2014
WWII vet dies in small plane crash in upstate NY
Authorities say an 88-year-old World War II veteran who loved to fly was killed today when his single-engine plane crashed at the upstate New York airfield that bore his name.
Car crashes into house in Parma
A car accident on Trimmer Road around 3 a.m. Saturday led to the arrest of one man for driving while intoxicated, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Update on Summerville Pier crash
Charges may be filed after a boat crashed into the Summerville Pier in Irondequoit late last night -- the second time a boat has crashed there in three weeks.
Fri Jul 04, 2014
Increased police presence
Rochester Police and the Monroe County Sheriff's Department delivered on their word to increase security at Ontario Beach Park on the Independence Day holiday.
Tue Jul 01, 2014
Gambling ring suspects arrested in past
Two men stood before a judge on Tuesday facing gambling and related criminal charges; repeating a scene that unfolded years ago when the same men stood before a different judge accused of gambling.
Mon Jun 30, 2014
Nepali refugees targeted by crime
Rochester, N.Y. --- Rochester Police and others in the community are now working to empower Nepali refugees who have recently become targets of crime in some neighborhoods.
Sun Jun 29, 2014
Storms knock out power for thousands
RG&E said they're not sure when they'll be able to restore power, but they do have crews out in force Sunday night.
Fri Jun 27, 2014
Area crossing guards to be honored Friday
As the school year comes to a close, the people who make sure your kids get to and from school safely are being honored for their work.
Wed Jun 25, 2014
Pharmaceutical drop-off at Wegmans in Irondequoit
Do you have unused or expired prescription medications that are you unsure what to do with? Monroe County's Department of Environmental Services is partnering with Wegmans and the Monroe County Sheriff's Office to hold a pharmaceutical waste collection on Saturday, June 28 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Wegmans on Titus Avenue.