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  1. Medley tax deal could endRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    ... is - 'pay up, or the deal is done.' Delivering that message on Tuesday was the COMIDA board at the urging of Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks. The County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency (COMIDA) board approved two resolutions during the ...


  2. Families say heroin is killing their kidsRead the original story

    7 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    ... said, "We have to get to them before they take the chance of ingesting this very powerful and potent drug." Monroe County Undersheriff Bill Sanborn said deputies are seeing a spike in both the sale and use of heroin. He said police are trying to ...


  3. Cuomoa s book advance is more than $188,000Read the original story w/Photo

    9 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

    ... Duffy's new job, taken part-way through 2012, working in human resources for Synergy Global Solutions, a Monroe County-based technology service firm. Previously she had been a human resources consultant. The Duffys reported a combined $191,231 in ...


  4. COMIDA to end Medley Centre deal unless payments madeRead the original story

    12 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

    ... to recover back taxes if the May 1 deadline is not met. The vote came after a formal request at the meeting by Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks. COMIDA also approved new construction for three projects. It approved tax breaks of $330,685 for ...


  5. Rochester hosting heroin forumRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago | 13WHAM

    ... ways to improve drug treatment and prevention programs. It's scheduled for 10 a.m. to noon Tuesday at the Monroe County Office Building on West Main Street. A second forum is scheduled for 5 p.m. in Utica. State Sen. Joe Robach, U.S. District ...


  6. Monday's high school resultsMonday's high school resultsHilton...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Rachel Ryan recorded four goals and four assists to lead Hilton to a 12-9 victory over Fairport on Monday in Monroe County girls lacrosse.


  7. Keep an eye on your license platesRead the original story

    Monday | 13WHAM

    ... line and fill out paperwork," said Vanbrederode. "It's a real inconvenience." As a result of the thefts, the Monroe County Clerk's Office has decided to open the mobile DMV unit early on Tuesday, April 15th, from 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. That DMV unit ...


  8. NY police rapidly ordering heroin antidotesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... in Westchester County. There were 105 kits ordered in the Southern Tier. There were no kits ordered yet from Monroe County or in neighboring counties, Schneiderman's office said. Deaths from heroin and other opiate drugs have been on the rise in ...


  9. NY Senate task force on opiate addiction to meetRead the original story

    Monday | North County Public Radio

    ... of ways to address the rise in heroin and opiate abuse. The group is scheduled to hold a forum Tuesday at the Monroe County Office Building in Rochester. It's the second of 12 such events planned throughout the state. Another forum is planned for ... 2 comments

  10. Keeping future leaders in RochesterRead the original story

    Sunday | 13WHAM

    Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks said the county is losing its younger population. 2 comments

  11. N.Y. Legislature authorizes $40M to fix potholesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Apr 13 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... and Suffolk communities on Long Island; $1.7 million for Erie County municipalities; and $1.1 million in Monroe County. Steuben County municipalities received among the highest amount, about $1 million. Dutchess and Ulster counties each received ...


  12. Last call for chief at Genesee Brewing Co.Read the original story

    Friday Apr 4 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... owner and CEO of Henrietta-based Wright Wisner Distributing Corp., which delivers the brewery's products in Monroe County. "It was to the point where there was a week where they had to make a decision to either pay the employees or buy raw materials ...


  13. Prosecution rests in trial of Greece woman linked to West Webster tragedyRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... team. Click play below to hear what he had to say. Another piece of evidence are the text messages from Monroe County Sheriff's Deputy Vincent Petralis. He said Nguyen texted him the night of ambush. While he was working at the county jail he said ...


  14. Support of Helmets to Hardhats Helps VeteransRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... where I serve as Executive Director are its sponsors. But, our program has a unique twist to it. Thanks to Monroe County and COMIDA, each veteran who participates is eligible to receive an award of up to $1,500 to help in their transition back to ...


  15. RPD's New Patrol DistrictsRead the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | 106.7 KISS FM

    ... a higher weight than Non-Emergency calls. Total length of street segments in feet was calculated using the Monroe County Centerlines shapefile as a baseline for geographic comparisons. The six variables were then uploaded for additional analysis ...


  16. Thursday's high school girls resultsThursday's high school girls...Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Apr 11 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Holly Turner finished with three goals and two assists to power Pittsford to a 12-6 win over Canandaigua on Thursday in Monroe County girls lacrosse.


  17. Thursday's boys high school resultsThursday's boys high school...Read the original story

    Friday Apr 11 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Mike Wagner hit a two-run home run and Brett Prong followed with a solo homer to give Victor a six-run lead in the second inning and the Blue Devils went on to defeat Hilton, 9-3, in a Monroe County baseball game Thursday.


  18. Former U.S. Marshal seeks 134th state Assembly seatRead the original story

    Thursday Apr 10 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... the 134th District seat in the state Assembly. Lawrence is slated to run against Democrat Gary Pudup, a former Monroe County sheriff's deputy, to replace William Reilich, who left the Assembly at the end of last year after being elected Greece town ...


  19. New Job For Former Deputy Monroe County Ex...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Apr 10 | 106.7 KISS FM

    His career in Monroe County government ended in 2009 when he resigned following an indictment by a Monroe County grand jury on charges of official misconduct in connection with the Robutrad scandal.


  20. Windy, Wet & Mild Tonight Into Friday...Read the original story

    Feb 20, 2014 | News8 Now

    ... the air cool back into the 30s by day's end. Winds will blow pretty good at times too, especially from around Monroe County points west in the lake plain to Lake Erie. Gusts could reach 45 to 50 mph late tonight into Friday at times, hence we are ...