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  1. Store closures leave some Tops shoppers with few other optionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Sep 4 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The loss of Tops stores is having a big impact on some shoppers who have few other choices when it comes to groceries. Folks on Lake Avenue say Tops is their primary grocery store and now they have to find a different location and figure out how to get there.


  2. Tops to close 10 storesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Aug 30 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Most of the stores that the western New York-based grocery store chain is closing are in the Rochester and Syracuse areas. Tops has 169 stores, and these 10 were identified as underperforming.


  3. Alix Rice Peace Park celebrates grand opening and ribbon cuttingRead the original story w/Photo

    Aug 4, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Beautiful murals surround the Alix Rice Peace Park in Amherst. the special project has been 6 years in the making and today it officially opens to the public.


  4. Twenty arrested following Puerto Rican Festival in RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 30, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Officers also responded to a shooting in that area, near Clifford Avenue. The victim was taken to Rochester General Hospital by private vehicle. 2 comments

  5. CSEA President for Rochester-area Flo Tripi diesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Tripi served with the CSEA for decades, including as Region 6 president, president of the Monroe County Unit and on the statewide Board of Directors. In a statement, Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo said, "Monroe County sends its condolences to Flo's many family and friends all across our area - especially in organized labor.


  6. Former Rochester-area Boy Scouts employee charged with child pornRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 9, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The U.S. Attorney's Office says Ruth, who worked for the Boy Scouts of America at Camp Babcock-Hovey in Ovid, Seneca County, was arrested after Yahoo! said it had found suspected child porn files on its servers. Investigators traced the email associated with the files back to Ruth, prosecutors say, and then executed a search warrant at his home on Ditton Street in Lyons. 3 comments

  7. Black Lives Matter protest in Downtown RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    A Black Lives Matter protest is underway in Downtown Rochester. Protesters are currently blocking traffic on Woodbury Blvd. and South Clinton Ave. Rochester Police are standing by to make sure matters do not escalate to violence.


  8. Rochester man charged for sexual relationship with 11-year-old childRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Now, officers are concerned there could be other victims. Thirty-two-year-old Josue Maldonado-Soto is charged with course of sexual conduct against a child and disseminating indecent material to minors.


  9. Comparing Erie County opioid response to othersRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 5, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    New numbers are giving Erie County health officials something to compare their response to the opioid epidemic with other counties. Earlier this year , Erie County Executive Mark Poloncarz said opioid overdose deaths in the county dropped from 301 in 2016 to 251 in 2017.


  10. Man pleads guilty in Churchville boy's fatal overdoseRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 12, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    At the same time, prosecutors say Walter Morse also entered a guilty plea for attempted murder for the shooting of the boy's biological father. The case began after deputies said Morse was left to care for his 10-year-old stepson J'Vieon Grayson-Sutton in July 2017.


  11. Rochester police: 9-month-old needed Narcan after swallowing bagRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 6, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Three people, including the boy's mother, are facing charges after Rochester police say a young boy needed Narcan, the heroin antidote, after swallowing a baggie. The boy's mother 21-year-old Angeline DeJesus, 48-year-old Edaliz Torres and 67-year-old Bartolomeo Blackburn are all charged with endangering the welfare of a child.


  12. Rochester Police investigating fight between on-duty officersRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    In a news release Thursday afternoon, Rochester police said they were investigating an "altercation" involving two police officers. Police say the incident is under internal investigation. 11 comments

  13. Bisons to play as "Buffalo Wings" during series of June gamesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 17, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    The Buffalo baseball team that plays at Coca-Cola Field won't be calling themselves "Bisons" during a series of games against Rochester this June. "While chicken wings are enjoyed throughout the world, if you really want to get a true order or wings, you have to do it in Western New York.


  14. Workers rally ahead of tip credit proposal public hearingRead the original story w/Photo

    May 8, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Workers and business owners chanted outside Erie Community College's city campus in downtown Buffalo with this message: save the tip credit. Kay Clifton drove all the way from Long Island overnight to make sure her voice would be heard here in Buffalo today.


  15. Lamborghini remains in impound after hit-and-run crash in RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    May 7, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Police say the driver hit the hydrant between Culver Road and Argyle Street around 9:30 p.m. and then fled the area. 11 comments

  16. Defense: Rochester-area mother accused of killing son not mentally competent for trialRead the original story

    May 4, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Hanane Mouhib was brought to court Friday in a wheelchair for arraignment. A not guilty plea was entered on her behalf. 1 comment

  17. Pregnant inmate in custody after escaping at Strong Memorial HospitalRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Deputies say that around 6:00 p.m. on Monday, escapee Aliyah Burden, 19, Rochester, was spotted inside Strong Hospital by University of Rochester Department of Public Safety officers. After a brief foot chase, Burden was apprehended outside the parking garage at Strong Memorial Hospital.


  18. $1,800 hospital bill for heroin overdose sent to victim of ID theft in RochesterRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 30, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    That's because Vagg hadn't been to the doctor for anything recently, but her doctor told her that's not what patient relations coordinators at Rochester General Hospital said. "I called the hospital and they said I was there for a heroin overdose, which I wasn't," said Vagg.


  19. Astacio to be removed as a judge, commission rulesRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 24, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    Leticia Astacio, the infamous judge who has been in and out of court over the past two years as a defendant, will be removed as a Rochester city court judge, a state agency said on Tuesday. We're told Astacio has the right to appeal the decision -- a process that could take three to five months.


  20. Joel McHale pays for gas, tips $200 for Uber ride from Rochester to NYCRead the original story w/Photo

    Apr 18, 2018 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    John Costello picked him up at a hotel in downtown Rochester after McHale told him his flight back to New York was cancelled.


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