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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
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Victor Farmington Library will host their Fall Book Sale Sept. 17-20

The Victor Farmington Library is excited to announce the return of the Fall Book Sale. Held in the Malone Room at the library, this year’s sale begins on Friday, September 17th and runs through Monday, September 20st. Sale hours will mirror regular ... MORE
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Rochester man was under influence of drugs, driving without license in Victor

Deputies report the arrest of a Rochester man following a suspicious condition complaint on State Route 96 in the town of Victor. According to a news release, James Haines Jr., 45, of Rochester ran out of gas on Route 96 and was ... MORE
Traffic issues in Victor at Exit 45 should be resolved by September

Traffic issues in Victor at Exit 45 should be resolved by September

What’s the deal with traffic flow at Exit 45 along the New York State Thruway in Victor? Motorists say they see near-misses on a daily basis, and getting on- or off- the Thruway can be a real challenge there. It’s a busy ... MORE
Valentown Museum continues updates with new porch in the plans following last year’s new roof

Valentown Museum continues updates with new porch in the plans following last year’s new roof

The Historic Valentown Museum in Victor will be getting an updated porch soon after receiving a new metal roof last year. Kathryn White, president of the Victor Historical Society, says the goal is to get the building to where it once was ... MORE
Dog park project is moving forward in Victor

Dog park project is moving forward in Victor

A dog park being created in Victor has been discussed, and Director of Parks and Recreation Brian Emelson says it has been positively received by many. Harlan Fisher Park is the ideal location according to Emelson. Josh Raynor, an architect out of ... MORE
Parents blast board in Victor as masking looks likely in schools this September

Parents blast board in Victor as masking looks likely in schools this September

Parents blasted the Victor Central School District Board of Education on Thursday after the New York State Department of Education released reopening guidance for the 2021-22 academic year. “We allowed the state, this country, to put our children in this position to ... MORE
Deputies: Rochester man had stolen car, and merch from Eastview Mall

Deputies: Rochester man had stolen car, and merch from Eastview Mall

On Wednesday around 5:30 p.m. deputies took a Rochester man into custody on a charge related to a stolen vehicle after a shoplifting investigation at the Eastview Mall. Darwin Mitchell, 52, of Rochester was charged with criminal possession of stolen property after ... MORE
Deputies: Rochester duo arrested with stolen vehicle at Home Depot in Victor

Deputies: Rochester duo arrested with stolen vehicle at Home Depot in Victor

Deputies report the arrest of a Rochester duo following an investigation at the Home Depot for a stolen vehicle. On Monday around 3:45 p.m. deputies were called to the store parking lot for the report of a stolen vehicle that had entered ... MORE
Police: Byron man found to be in possession of a stolen vehicle

Police: Byron man found to be in possession of a stolen vehicle

Ontario County Office of the Sheriff reports the arrest of a Byron man on multiple charges following the report of a stolen vehicle. Alexander Scheg was found in possession of a stolen vehicle in the Town of Victor on Thursday August 8th, ... MORE
Deputies: One faces felony charges after providing false names after Eastview shoplifting incident

Deputies: One faces felony charges after providing false names after Eastview shoplifting incident

Deputies report the arrest of a Rochester man following an investigation at Dicks Sporting Goods at Eastview Mall. Lawrence William Pearson, 28, of Rochester is accused of stealing approximately $500 worth of merchandise from the store. He was charged with petit larceny ... MORE
Couple create a new type of assisted living home for seniors

Couple create a new type of assisted living home for seniors

Poole Senior Living has been opened in Victor for seniors in need of assisted living with a different model than the typical assisted living facility. Alyssa Pooley and her husband began the facility after she experienced her grandfather being in a bigger ... MORE