Monroe County Newswire (Page 9)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Monroe County, NY. (Page 9)

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  1. County plan to clean up Ontario BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... the kids out and all of a sudden we get here and we can't go in," beachgoer Rob Greaves said. According to Monroe County statistics, Ontario Beach was closed for 57% of the summer season due to high algae levels. The plan was first recommended by ...

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  2. DEC: New state record set for freshwater drum by Rochester area anglerRead the original story

    Jul 23, 2014 | The Post-Standard

    ... Conservation has announced. James VanArsdall of West Henrietta caught the fish in Irondequoit Bay in Monroe County on June 14. It measured 33.5 inches and weighed 26 pounds 9 ounces and breaks the previous state record by more than 2 pounds. He ...

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  3. 14 calves stolen from western New York farm14 calves stolen from...Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Press & Sun-Bulletin

    Authorities say the thefts occurred over the past week at two farms in neighboring Monroe and Genesee counties.

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  4. No fish tale: Record-breaking freshwater drum caught in Irondequoit Bay on Lake OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 23, 2014 | Brandon Sun

    The state Department of Environmental Conservation says James VanArsdall of West Henrietta caught the fish in Irondequoit Bay in Monroe County on June 14. The fish measured 33.5 inches and weighed 26 pounds 9 ounces.

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  5. Monroe County's plan to clean up Ontario BeachRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... the kids out and all of a sudden we get here and we can't go in," beachgoer Rob Greaves said. According to Monroe County statistics, Ontario Beach was closed for 57% of the summer season due to high algae levels. The plan was first recommended by ...

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  6. New tool for area policeRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | 13WHAM

    It's called Naloxone, but some are calling it a lifesaver, and now many area police, troopers and other members of law enforcement in Monroe County will learn how to administer it.

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  7. Ontario Beach algae removal project gets underwayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... project to correct the problem by vacuuming the gunk through a pipe that will pump it into the Genesee River. Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks says the river currents will carry it out into the lake as they used to do before the pier was built. ...

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  8. Second State Record Fish Established For 2014Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | LongIsland.com

    July 22, 2014 - New York State Department of Environmental Conservation Commissioner Joe Martens announced today that James VanArsdall of West Henrietta caught a record breaking freshwater drum from Irondequoit Bay in Monroe County.

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  9. Region's unemployment rate declines in JuneRead the original story

    Jul 22, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... last month, compared with 492,200 a year ago. Area unemployment rates in June, not seasonally adjusted, were: Monroe County - 5.8 percent, compared with 7.2 percent a year ago; Genesee County - 4.8 percent, down from 6.4 percent in June 2013; ...

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  10. Holy Mackerel! Man catches 26-pound fish in Lake OntarioRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 22, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    Holy Mackerel! Man catches 26-pound fish in Lake Ontario Something fishy is going on in New York! Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1mAtFaL A Monroe County man on June 14 caught a freshwater drum from Irondequoit Bay in Lake Ontario near Rochester that broke the state record by more than 2 pounds, the state ... (more)

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  11. Memories of Writing Examiner.com Articles for 5 YearsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 21, 2014 | Examiner.com

    ... 's college landlords started a campaign to dissolve the Village, I opened a new Examiner account, the Monroe County Elections 2010 Examiner , on January 7, 2010, which I used to write solely about Brockport politics. By February 5, 2010, Norm ...

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  12. Four lobbying groups can keep donors privateRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2014 | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

    ... the ruling in response to the appeal by New Yorkers for Constitutional Freedoms, a conservative group based in Monroe County. The state's ethics law approved in 2011 required lobbying groups to disclose their major donors in an effort toward ...

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  13. Feds probe campaign expenses of N.Y. Sen. George D....Read the original story w/Photo

    Jul 17, 2014 | Albany Times Union

    ... been a senator for nearly 20 years in a district that includes Niagara and Orleans counties, and portions of Monroe County. He announced Sunday he would not seek re-election, three days after his spokesman declined to answer questions about federal ...

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  14. Area home sales fall 7.6% in Q2; inventory remains tightRead the original story

    Jul 17, 2014 | Rochester Business Journal

    ... Livingston County in the quarter, but were down in the other counties in the Rochester region: 8.8 percent in Monroe County; 38.8 percent in Genesee County; 1.1 percent in Ontario County; 10.4 percent in Orleans County; and 4 percent in Wayne ...

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  15. Ortt endorsed for SenateRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Grand Island Pennysaver

    The Republican Party chairmen of the three counties in the 62nd Senate District - Scott Kiedrowski of Niagara County, Ed Morgan of Orleans County and Bill Reilich of Monroe County - issued the following statement Wednesday: "Following the recommendation of the committee to fill vacancies, we are proud to announce North Tonawanda Mayor Rob Ortt as ... (more)

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  16. WW2 vet killed in small plane crash in RochesterRead the original story

    Jul 5, 2014 | Steuben Courier

    ... grass, causing the Cessna 140 to veer to the left and flip on its back, according to Sgt. Bob Murphy of the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Hasman had been flying touch-and-go exercises throughout the morning. He crashed as he descended from the ...

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  17. Foreclosures fall in Monroe CountyRead the original story

    Jul 16, 2014 | Pocono Record

    ... is on pace to finish the year with the fewest foreclosure filings since 2011, according to figures from the Monroe County Prothonotary's Office. If that trend continues, the county will process 1,452 initial filings by the end of the year, ...

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  18. Churchville woman killed in crashRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | 13WHAM

    ... children at the intersection of Wheatland Center Road and Scottsville Mumford Road in Wheatland Wednesday. Monroe County Sheriff's deputies said 88-year-old Glenna Osborne was driving south on Wheatland Center Road, when her car was hit by a school ...

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  19. Peacock shooter issued summonsRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    The Monroe County Sheriff's Office and the Humane Society of Greater Rochester have now filed charges against a Parma man for an incident that happened Tuesday morning.

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  20. Car broadsided by bus near ScottsvilleRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 16, 2014 | WHAM-AM Rochester

    ... red light was hit broadside by a school bus this afternoon at Scottsville-Mumford and Wheatland Center Roads. Monroe County Deputies say the bus was coming from Genesee Country Village, carrying 35 children back from a field trip. One passenger told ...

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