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  1. Emergency crews respond to serious crash in IrondequoitRead the original story

    Jun 20, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Police say a jogger found a car leaning against trees on top of a hill near Lake Shore Blvd. and North Kings Highway.

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  2. Man credited with saving family from blaze started by fireworksRead the original story

    Jun 19, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Thankfully, a young man that was riding around with friends in the early morning hours on Sunday happened to spot the flames at the home and may have saved the lives of the family members. The chief of the St. Paul Boulevard Fire District says the fire could have been much worse.

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  3. Local events to honor Flag DayRead the original story

    Jun 14, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Many people honor Flag Day by displaying the American flag at home. There are also several local Flag Day ceremonies.

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  4. Leaders meet to improve police community relationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 13, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Their goal is to increase understanding by bridging the gap between law enforcement and the community, as well as develop strategies to improve police community relations.

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  5. Higher lake waters put damper on local volleyball playersRead the original story

    Jun 10, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Flooding on the Lake Ontario shore has caused the Town of Irondequoit to continue its state of emergency on Saturday, but the affected beaches have also impacted local volleyball leagues and players. Ontario Beach Park, for example, only has several feet of sand to sit on, forcing the county to work with volleyball tournament organizers to move to another area of Ontario Beach Park.

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  6. Bomb threat at Coastal Staffing in Avon lead police to critical info for FBIRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A nationwide bomb threat scare that struck Avon Town Plaza on East Main Street had the Avon Police Department and later the FBI thoroughly investigating in the days following Memorial Day. Investigating members of the Avon Police Department and K9 units with the Livingston County Sheriff's Office, New York State Police and Rochester Police Department ultimately found the threat not to be credible.

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  7. Irondequoit police offer free autism awareness decals for vehiclesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 7, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    You can install the decal to let first responders know that an individual on the spectrum might be riding in the car. That sends a message to law enforcement that a certain approach might be needed to keep the situation calm.

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  8. Irondequoit native Cito Culver back in town to face Red WingsRead the original story

    Jun 5, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The Irondequoit senior didn't have to think too long before telling the University of Maryland that he was going to turn down their scholarship offer, because the New York Yankees picked him in the 1st round of the Major League Baseball draft. Culver is still chasing his dream of being called up to the big leagues, and the next step of his journey takes him back home to face the Red Wings on Monday.

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  9. Lakeside businesses: Despite the water levels, we're openRead the original story

    Jun 2, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    With summer right around the corner, popular hot spots are also feeling the frustrations of the high lake levels. Restaurant owners along Lake Ontario say business is anything but booming so far this year.

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  10. Rain, wind and waves bring frustration to flooded areasRead the original story

    May 25, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    A tough day is ahead for people living along Lake Ontario. More rain and wind is not what they need, especially the way these flood waters keep going up and down up and down.

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  11. Good Question: 5 Months Later - What caused Irondequoit's DPW Fire?Read the original story

    May 23, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    It's been nearly five months since flames ripped through Irondequoit's Department of Public Works building, but a cause has never been announced. The structure and millions of dollars of equipment burned to the ground on December 24, 2016.

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  12. Irondequoit and Webster declare states of emergency due to water levelsRead the original story

    May 12, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The towns of Irondequoit and Webster have declared states of emergency due to rising water levels in Lake Ontario and Irondequoit Bay. The declaration comes ten days after Governor Cuomo declared a state of emergency for lakeside communities including Monroe County.

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  13. Army Corps of Engineers to install temporary flood controlsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 12, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The Army Corps of Engineers is deploying technical experts to 10 sites along Lake Ontario impacted by the recent floods. Senator Chuck Schumer asked them to join homeowners on the ground this weekend in Kendall, Hamlin, Irondequoit, Webster and Sodus.

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  14. Apartment complex in Irondequoit plans to set up new dumpster to get rid of ratsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 11, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    They say those rats come from these dumpsters located at the back of the Sycamore Green apartment complex off Norton Street. Thursday, Sycamore Green staff told us they plan to set up new dumpsters that will remain closed.

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  15. I-Square and Town of Irondequoit at oddsRead the original story w/Photo

    May 9, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    The saga over I-Square in Irondequoit continues. The owners are now locked in a battle with the town, school district and COMIDA over their payment in lieu of taxes agreement.

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  16. Irondequoit lakeshore residents worry as water levels continue to riseRead the original story

    Apr 29, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    With five to six foot waves expected on Sunday, lake shore residents are worried about flooding as water continues to rise. Perhaps that is why in the past few weeks, the twon has already given out more than 4,000 sand bags for the beginning of what could become a very frustrating and costly situation for many.

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  17. Towns sue Monroe Co. for costs of zombie homes clean-upRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 28, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Brighton and Irondequoit's town supervisors say that violates state law. Both supervisors filed paperwork with the state Supreme Court demanding reimbursement returns.

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  18. Chris Collins vows effort to overturn lake level planRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 25, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Western New York U.S. Rep. Chris Collins turned up criticism of the controversial "Plan 2014" to regulate lake levels as communities along Lake Ontario suffered flooding and water damage. "The idea was to protect the cattails," Collins exclaimed Monday evening, "without any thought of the economic and other damages that would be done, which we are now seeing.

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  19. Four hospitalized after motorcycle accidents in IrondequoitRead the original story

    Apr 23, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    Officials say a motorcyclist sped ahead of a group of bikers who he was not riding with, and then lost control of his bike and hit the back of an SUV, at which point he went flying off his bike.

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  20. Monroe County officials call on feds for help with lake levelsRead the original story

    Apr 21, 2017 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    So far it's been a wet year for Monroe County, there's been about 5 more inches of rain than usual. County officials say that fact paired with Plan 2014 explains why water levels in Lake Ontario are so high right now.

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