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The Fatherhood Connection
A program that helps young men become good fathers is being called a success by Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks.
What To Do With A Wild Baby Animal
Monroe County, N.Y. - It's that time of year; baby animals are finding their way.
Fri May 24, 2013
Rochester Democrat and Chronicle
Nojay to Democratic assemblyman: "People in glass houses ..."
Assemblyman Bill Nojay, R-Pittsford, Monroe County, is criticizing Assemblyman Sean Ryan, D-Buffalo, for calling out Erie County Sheriff Tim Howard for not enforcing the NY-SAFE Act.
Compliance With Safe Act is Elusive in Ny
ALBANY Some upstate officials are balking at provisions of New York's gun-control law, saying the regulations are unclear and burdensome.
New County Health Director Appointed
Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks announced the county's new health director Thursday night.
Man Arrested For Robbery, Grand Larceny
Charles J. Jenkins, 29, has been arrested for robbery and grand Larceny, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office.
Brooks' State of the County: Gov't Can't Do It Alone
" We all know that Kodak is changing. It's a company with a different mission, a smaller workforce, and needs a smaller footprint.
Thu May 23, 2013
Study Shows Library Branches Popular, Serve Different Needs
A Center for Governmental Research study of Rochester's 10 branch libraries shows increased usage since 2008.
Two Probation Officers Involved In Shooting
Two probation officers avoided injury after a shooting Tuesday night. It happened just before 8:30 a.m. on Jay Street.
Rochester Woman Sentenced For Helping Inmate Escape
A woman who was convicted of making material false statements was sentenced to 10 months of home confinement followed by three years of supervised release by a U.S. District Judge.
Wed May 22, 2013
Bath Salts: How the Hidden Drug Problem Could Affect the Merkel / Scerbo Trials
On a late Saturday night in Penfield last summer, 29-year-old Ray Shrout was looking to buy drugs.
Suspect in home invasion sexual assault in Le Roy charged with multiple felonies
A 29-year-old Gilbert Street resident ahs been accused of sexually assaulting another Gilbert Street resident May 9 and is being held without bail on felony charges.
Suspect Fires Gun At Two Monroe County Probation Officers
Rochester, N.Y.- Rochester Police are searching for the suspect who fired gunshots at two Monroe County probation officers.
County Wins Dismissal of Suit Over Police Shooting
The widow of a distraught man who was shot and killed by police officers near Rochester cannot sustain an action against Monroe County alleging that local law enforcement authorities were inadequately trained in dealing with mentally troubled individuals, a federal judge has held.
Tue May 21, 2013
Press & Sun-Bulletin
Soft-money contributions on the rise in New York
Contributions to New York's limitless campaign accounts soared 24 percent over six years, jumping to a total of $87 million, a report today found.
New Location Possible For County Fair
The Monroe County Fair could move to Northampton Park. The county is recommending the legislature approve a contract with the Monroe County Fair and Recreation Association to put on the festival.
Mon May 20, 2013
Emily Good Running For Monroe County Sheriff
Rochester, N.Y. - A community activist who once faced charges for filming Rochester Police Officers during a traffic stop is running for Monroe County Sheriff' In an announcement from the Green Party, Good said she pledges to target the causes of violence, and to oversee a department that is both transparent and accountable.
Arrests, Officers Injured After Fights Outside Lilac Festival
Rochester, N.Y. - Rochester police say around 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, a group gathered outside the Lilac Festival site and began to fight.
Testimony Set for Merkel, Scerbo In Teacher's Death
Testimony is set to begin in the trial of two people charged with killing a high school teacher as she rode her bike along a suburban Rochester road last summer.