Monroe County Newswire

Monroe County Newswire

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monroe County, NY.

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  1. First person: Of deadlines, deaths and city desksRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Dansville-Genesee Country Expres

    ... injured worker. I grabbed a ride with an ambulance conveniently stationed between the Rochester police and the Monroe County sheriff's office and rode the noisy several miles to the mouth of the Genesee River. The barge had motored back to the river ...

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  2. Proposed Sale Of City's Wastewater Plant Draws Ire Of Area LeadersRead the original story

    22 hrs ago | The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

    ... oversight of Local Development Corporations in 2016, saying that the entities are Tranum said officials from Monroe County, a county encompassing some of Rochester, closed down three Local Development Corporations this year, and assumed about $80 ...

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  3. Critical Project Aims to Make N.Y. State Road SaferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Construction Equipment Guide

    NYSDOT owns right-of-way along Route 31, with room to implement an environmental enhancement as part of the assignment. Construction crews in New York State are continuing work on a $14 million project to upgrade the junction of Route 531 and Route 36 in the towns of Ogden and Sweden in Monroe County.

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  4. Police: Engineering student electrocuted, seriously injuredRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Dec 8 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    ... reports police responded to a Chili home around 3:30 p.m. after receiving a call about an unresponsive person. Monroe County Sheriff's Office spokesman Cpl. John Helfer says the Rochester Institute of Technology mechanical engineering student was ...

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  5. Which Upstate NY counties are most generous to charity? Top 25 rankedRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Dec 7 | The Post-Standard

    People who live in some of the poorest and most rural places in Upstate New York are among the most generous donors to charity, 2016 IRS records show. Hamilton County taxpayers were the most generous givers as a percent of their income, according to a Syracuse.com analysis of Upstate residents who itemized their federal income taxes.

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  6. Airshow returning to Rochester in 2019Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Dec 4 | 13WHAM

    The United States Air Force Thunderbirds and their F-16 Fighting Falcons will be flying in August 2019, Monroe County Executive Cheryl Dinolfo announced Monday. "We are honored to have the opportunity to welcome the Thunderbirds back to Monroe County to headline another exciting airshow," said Dinolfo.

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  7. New 'flight' plan for LifeNetRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Dec 2 | Genesee Country Express

    ... infrastructure. In New York, Air Methods has 10 bases.  The Hornell base serves an area stretching from Monroe County south to Tioga and Potter counties in Pennsylvania, and areas west from Olean to Watkins Glen to the east.  The 24 hour, ...

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  8. Fines for hunting deer out of season to increaseRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... Poachers also could be sentenced to up to a year in prison. It was sponsored by Sen. Joseph Robach, R-Greece, Monroe County, and Assemblywoman Carrie Woerner, D-Round Lake, Saratoga County. "Too often individuals apprehended for deer poaching ...

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  9. Accident with injuries reported on Golf Road, Le RoyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | The Batavian

    UPDATE 2:16 p.m.: Le Roy chief on scene. It's in Mumford's district, Monroe County.

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  10. Police investigate unrecognized fraternity at SUNY BrockportRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 30 | WIVB-TV Buffalo

    ... to thank our University Police officers and those who assisted them, including Brockport Village Police, the Monroe County Sheriff's Department, and the Monroe County District Attorney's Office, for everything they do-today and every day-to make The ...

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  11. Cops: Lawyer Banned From Jail After Trying To Smuggle PotRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

    Authorities say a Rochester lawyer has been banned from local jails after he was caught trying to smuggle drugs to an inmate. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says 32-year-old Michael Witmer was charged last Friday after he tried to drop off a towel at the county jail for a former client.

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  12. Fraternity Members Plead GuiltyRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | WNEP-TV Moosic

    ... lying to police. Another group of Pi Delta Psi fraternity brothers with similar charges is expected to be in Monroe County Court on Wednesday. The Monroe County district attorney's office says more guilty pleas are expected then. Four Pi Delta Psi ...

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  13. 6% Stake of FSB Bancorp, Inc. (FSBC) Held by Seidman Lawrence BRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 28 | The Breeze

    ... for Fairport Savings Bank that provides various financial services to individuals and corporate customers in Monroe County, New York. The company accepts savings, NOW, money market, and individual retirement accounts, as well as non-interest-bearing ...

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  14. Rochester officer suspended in missing childaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... law enforcement response, with officers from Greece, Rochester and New York State Police, as well as from the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, participating in the search. Greece Police Chief Patrick Phelan said responding officers were not initially ...

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  15. Man charged with stealing $10,000 worth of liquor in IrondequoitRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 27 | 13WHAM

    On September 4, Perdue and another man went into the unspecified store during regular business hours and went back to the employee's stock room, where they stole around $10,000 worth of various liquor. There were at least two other businesses - both in Monroe County and surrounding counties - that had liquor or other merchandise stolen as well.

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  16. 'Felony Lane Gang' hitting Monroe, Livingston and Ontario countiesRead the original story

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... drive rental cars and look for crowded parking lots; they hit multiple cars at the same time. Recently, Monroe County Sheriff's deputies say they smashed out windows at the Penfield Fitness Center along Panorama Trail and then hit five separate ...

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  17. Kindergarten teacher charged with having child pornographyRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Nov 22 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    Federal authorities say a former substitute kindergarten teacher for a western New York school district has been charged with possessing child pornography. The U.S. Attorney's Office in Rochester says 30-year-old Roland Yockel II, of Hilton in Monroe County, was charged with receipt and distribution of child pornography.

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  18. Here's how to avoid food-borne illnesses during the holidaysRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Nov 21 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... pain, cramping and diarrhea in what is quite likely the largest recent outbreak of food-borne illness in Monroe County. The source of the outbreak: gravy that was served at an unacceptably low temperature that allowed a notorious food-poisoning ...

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  19. Batavia woman killed in crash in ChiliRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 17 | The Batavian

    ... Diane Rebmann from her vehicle. She was transported to Strong Memorial Hospital where she later died. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office reports that Rebmann was westbound on Paul Road and made a left turn onto Chestnut Ridge Road. They say her ...

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  20. Red Kettle campaign begins for 2017 holiday seasonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Nov 16 | 13WHAM

    ... "We are really relying on our community to help their neighbors in need," said Major Douglas Hart, Director of Monroe County Operations for The Salvation Army. "Whatever amount people put into our Red Kettles - it is making change happen for our ... 4 comments