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Suspect in Victor pursuit remains at large after giving false identification during arrest

Investigators in Ontario County have provided new information on the larceny and pursuit that unfolded in Victor last week. On October 4 around 3:30 p.m. deputies received a larceny complaint at Sally’s Beauty Supply in Victor. Upon locating the suspect’s vehicle, a ... MORE
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Royal Car Wash locations in Canandaigua, Victor among those sold to GO Car Wash

Royal Car Wash has been sold. The chain of car washes, which features locations in the Rochester area, as well as Canandaigua and Victor, will come GO Car Wash locations in the near future. The Royal Car Wash brand has been owned ... MORE
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Victor’s DICK’S Sporting Goods opening new ice skating rink in November at House of Sport

Dick’s Sporting Goods in Victor will be adding a new ice skating rink to their complex this season. The rink is set to open to the public in November of 2021 and hold open skate, hockey leagues, and offer skating lessons. The ... MORE
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Two arrested after fleeing deputies during burglary in Bristol

Two people led Ontario County Sheriff’s on a chase from Bristol to Victor Saturday after a burglary. Joseph Whitney, 41, and Melinda Kress, 57, both of Rochester, fled the scene of a burglary as soon as deputies arrived. Deputies responded to the ... MORE
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Deputies arrest woman at Von Maur for shoplifting

A woman was arrested following a shoplifting complaint from Von Maur at Eastview Mall. Ontario County Sheriff’s responded to the complaint on Monday, Oct. 4, where they arrested Joanne Marilyn Capo, 76, of Henrietta. They recovered merchandise totaling $155.00 in value. Capo ... MORE
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Two arrested for stealing from Sally’s Beauty Supply before fleeing and crashing into telephone pole

Two people were arrested after allegedly stealing items from Sally’s Beauty Supply in Victor before fleeing in a vehicle. Around 3:30 p.m. on Oct. 4, Ontario County Deputies responded to the store for a larceny complaint. Once police located the vehicle, they ... MORE
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Parents feel frustrated with how Victor Central School District handles quarantined students learning

Victor Central School District currently has over 100 students under quarantine due to a spike in positive COVID cases last week. These students are back to learning remotely, but it’s not through Zoom like last year. One mother, Ashley Miller, says her ... MORE
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Rochester man found unresponsive in Victor store parking lot

Deputies say first responders rendered medical aid to a Rochester driver at the Raymour and Flanigan store in Victor over the weekend after an unresponsive male report to 911. Upon arrival deputies located the man, identified as Iliya Natyazhko, 27, of Rochester ... MORE
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The surge continues in Victor Central School District, with 15 additional COVID cases and nearly 200 quarantines

Just yesterday there were said to be around 170 quarantines due to positive COVID cases in Victor Central School District, but now there are almost 200 quarantines and 15 new cases. Monroe and Wayne County health officials seem to think the cases ... MORE
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Hochul touts Constellation move from Victor to Rochester as major innovation, win for economic development

Governor Kathy Hochul was in Rochester on Wednesday to announce a major move by one of the Finger Lakes Region’s largest companies. Constellation Brands will be part of an $82 million investment to revitalize downtown Rochester as it moves its global headquarters ... MORE
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Victor Central School District sees spike in positive COVID cases, mainly in the primary building

Victor Central School District is currently seeing a spike in COVID-19 cases, with 24 students and 4 adults positive with the virus. 17 of the positive cases are from the primary building, and Thursday over 170 people will be quarantined due to ... MORE
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Deputies: Man stole over $5,600 worth of merchandise from Victor bike shop

Deputies say a Macedon man was taken into custody after a larceny investigation at Toms Pro Bike located on High Street in Victor. According to a news release, Eldridge Millford Mount IV, 44, of Macedon was accused of stealing merchandise valued at ... MORE
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Victor schools have ‘zero tolerance’ for bad behavior: Fights, vandalism, and students defying masking requirement

The Victor Central School District says law enforcement is involved after it discovered a ‘disturbing video’ circulating on social media. An incident between a group of students was the subject of the video, but additional information was not available. “The Victor School ... MORE
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Dixon Schwabl changes name to Dixon Schwabl + Company (DS+CO)

Dixon Schwabl has changed its name after 34 years in business. The independent marketing company, headquartered in Rochester, New York with a second office in Buffalo, is now called Dixon Schwabl + Company (DS+CO) as part of a rebrand that was unveiled ... MORE
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Eating disorder hospitalizations have doubled since the pandemic began, increasing a need for treatment

Mental health has been magnified due to the pandemic, and the National Eating Disorders Hotline have had their number of calls increase by 40%. Hospitalizations for eating disorder related issues has doubled among teens and young adults. Dr. Joel Jahraus, chief medical ... MORE