Monroe County Newswire (Page 7)

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  1. Chili man disappeared 7 years agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | 13WHAM

    His parents presented a check to Monroe County Sheriff Patrick O'Flynn and Rochester Deputy police Chief Fred Bill Monday.

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  2. Are higher graduation rates tied to spending?Read the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    Does higher per-pupil spending produce higher graduation rates? Not necessarily, according to an analysis of data from the state Department of Education that will appear in the 2014 Rochester Business Journal Schools Report Card, which will be published as a supplement to this Friday's edition of the paper.

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  3. Penfield school stands out in fourth-grade testsRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    Among 104 public elementary schools in Monroe and Ontario counties, Cobbles Elementary in Penfield earned first place in two of the three exams taken by fourth-graders statewide.

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  4. Lawsuit Dismissed Against County FairRead the original story

    Jul 8, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    A state court has dealt another blow to seven Northampton Park neighbors who filed a lawsuit challenging Monroe County's decision to move the county fair there.

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  5. In teacher pay, Greece ranks No. 1Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    Among the 27 public school districts in Monroe and Ontario counties, median teacher pay is highest in Greece.

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  6. Will Thomson, 13, qualifies for U.S. AmateurWill Thomson, 13,...Read the original story

    Jul 7, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... ever had on a golf course," said Thomson, who won the 2013 New York State Boys' Amateur and this past season's Monroe County Tournament of Champions. "I had my dad (Tom) on the bag and he definitely helped me through. "At first I was just trying to ...

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  7. Program reduces penalty for texting while drivingRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 8, 2014 | 13WHAM

    A retired police officer and the Monroe County District attorney have teamed up to start a new court diversion program to help distracted drivers. 1 comment

  8. There's a new sheriff on campus at the University of ScrantonRead the original story w/Photo

    Dec 29, 2009 | The Citizens' Voice

    Jason Farmer / TIMES-SHAMROCK Donald Bergmann, a 24-year veteran of the Monroe County, N.Y., sheriff's office, is the new public safety director at the University of Scranton.

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  9. Siblings arraigned for arsonRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... first reported. "The charges do allege that the fire occurred when there were individuals present," explained Monroe County Assistant District Attorney Brian Green. "The fire occurred at 6:30 in the morning when individuals were sleeping and we do ...

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  10. Medical Motor Service gets new busRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... on the Baden Street Senior Center and its nutrition program, and also covers part of the route for the Monroe County Office for the Aging. "I love driving for the seniors. We go on a lot of outings multiple times a day- Wegmans, Mr. Doug's Deli, the ...

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  11. Pittsford man pleads not guilty in fatal crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 7, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... with a fatal accident in Henrietta pleaded not guilty to the charges Monday morning. According to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, Patrick Mulvehill, 46, was speeding without headlights on and struck a car driven by Barbara Uthman in December of ...

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  12. Our phones are 'a digital record' of our livesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 3, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... will adjust and do it," Bell said. "That's what we do. That's our job." Cpl. John Helfer, a spokesman for the Monroe County Sheriff's Office, said deputies already seek search warrants before looking through the contents of a phone or do so with the ...

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  13. State releases funding for projects that will spur economic opportunity in seven regionsRead the original story

    Jul 1, 2014 | Empire State News

    ... Council (REDC) Award grants: Health Sciences Center for Computational Innovation (Finger Lakes Region Monroe County) $5,000,000 The University of Rochester (UR), a higher education institution excelling in research and health care, will use a grant ...

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  14. Gambling ring suspects arrested in pastRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 1, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... in the federal indictment unsealed last week following law enforcement raids of homes and properties across Monroe County. The men are accused of operating an online gambling website that took wagers on sporting events dating back to at least 2012. ...

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  15. Nepali refugees targeted by crimeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 30, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... in Family Court where records will remain sealed. Chief Ciminelli said his office is also in contact with the Monroe County District Attorney's Office and the U.S. Attorney's Office as they investigate other incidents. Hate crime charges carry more ...

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  16. Storms knock out power for thousandsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... said they're not sure when they'll be able to restore power, but they do have crews out in force Sunday night. Monroe County has more than 2,500 in the dark, with 600 out in Perinton, Pittsford, and Webster. Brighton has more than 450 outages. Wayne ...

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  17. Beneath the minimumRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 29, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    ... cents an hour to package pharmaceuticals while the CEO's annual compensation exceeds $400,000. At a BOCES in Monroe County, a worker earns 85 cents an hour because of a speech impairment. A Dutchess County nonprofit paid an employee with a ...

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  18. Wal*Mart Outside Rochester Eyed As Immigrant Children Detention CenterRead the original story w/Photo

    Mar 23, 2011 | WBEN-AM Buffalo

    An abandoned building that was once a Wal-Mart in Sweden, just outside Rochester in Monroe County is apparently under review for possible use as a detention center to hold some of the thousands of immigrant children that are swarming America's southern border.

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  19. Area crossing guards to be honored FridayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 27, 2014 | WHEC-TV Rochester

    ... kids get to and from school safely are being honored for their work. More than 200 crossing guards from across Monroe County will be recognized by AAA and County Executive Maggie Brooks during a breakfast on Friday. The ceremony starts at 9:30 a.m. ...

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  20. Health aide steals $70,000 from patientsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 26, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... several grand larceny charges for allegedly stealing from her patients while working as a home health aid. The Monroe County Sheriff's Office says Colleen McKibbin took jewelry, savings bonds and cash from patients' homes. They say she stole about ...

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