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Rochester Red Wings blanked by Worcester

The Rochester Red Wings were blanked by the Worcester Red Sox, 10-0, on Saturday night at Frontier Field. Worcester has now won the first five games of the six-game series. Rochester just could not get anything going offensively as they had just ... MORE
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Rochester man taken into custody after traffic stop

Police say a Rochester man was taken into custody on a bench warrant. According to a news release, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested Jose Carmelo Diaz, 32, of Rochester on a bench warrant issued by the Town of Hopewell Court. Diaz ... MORE
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Rochester Red Wings drop fourth straight to Worcester

The Rochester Red Wings dropped their fourth straight to the Worcester Red Sox with a 5-4 loss on Friday night at Frontier Field. Once again Rochester fell behind early and could not climb out of the hole. Worcester plated four of their ... MORE
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Washington Nationals recall catcher Tres Barrera from Rochester Red Wings

The Washington Nationals made several roster moves on Friday afternoon. The team recalled catcher Tres Barrera from the Rochester Red Wings and optioned catcher Riley Adams to Triple-A Rochester. Washington also reinstated right-handed pitcher Mason Thompson from the 60-day injured list and ... MORE
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Rochester Red Wings drop third straight to Worcester

The Rochester Red Wings fell behind early and could not erase the deficit in an 8-6 loss to the Worcester Red Sox on Thursday afternoon at Frontier Field. Worcester has now won the first three games of the six-game series. Josh Rogers ... MORE
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PRIMARY RESULTS: Cirencione victorious in Ontario County, Williams ahead in Wayne County (full coverage)

In statewide races there weren’t any surprises across New York. Gov. Kathy Hochul and U.S. Rep. Lee Zeldin were declared projected winners in gubernatorial primary races. Zeldin’s contest was a four-way primary against Andrew H. Giuliani, Harry Wilson, and Rob Astorino. For ... MORE
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Vidalia onions recalled from Wegmans due to listeria contamination

Wegmans has recalled Vidalia onions due to potential listeria contamination. The products were sold by the pound between June 23 and June 24, according to store officials. Stores across New York, Massachusetts, and Pennsylvania were impacted. The onions may have a 4 ... MORE
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Rochester Red Wings fall to Worcester Red Sox in extras

The Rochester Red Wings fell to the Worcester Red Sox, 6-5, in 1o innings on Wednesday night at Frontier Field. Worcester has now won the first two games of this six-game series. Cade Cavalli started on the hill for Rochester and struggled ... MORE
RENT TRENDS: Higher mortgage rates mean less homebuyers, more rente

RENT TRENDS: High mortgage rates could mean fewer homebuyers, more renters and steeper costs

Nationally, a staggering 95% of apartment units are up in price compared to May of last year. Some of the biggest rent increases have been in midsized cities, including Rochester. Data shows average price of two-bedroom units in Rochester up 58% Jon ... MORE
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10 regional youth sports and recreation projects awarded $214,000 in grants to improve, expand programs

Rochester Area Community Foundation is awarding $214,000 to 10 local youth sports and recreation programs from the Ralph C. Wilson, Jr. Legacy Fund for Youth Sports. The fund, created by the private foundation of the late founder and owner of the Buffalo ... MORE
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Rochester Red Wings drop series opener to Worcester

The Rochester Red Wings fell to the Worcester Red Sox, 4-2, in the series opener on Tuesday night at Frontier Field. Veteran pitcher Aníbal Sánchez made a rehab start for Rochester and surrendered a pair of runs on three hits over 2 ... MORE
#ICYMI: Geneva Trinity Inn, Penn Yan Airport, cannabis in Newark, Erie Canal tours, bird feeders in Sodus, and SCOTUS ruling

#ICYMI: Geneva Trinity Inn, Penn Yan Airport, cannabis in Newark, Erie Canal tours, bird feeders in Sodus, and SCOTUS ruling

FingerLakes1.com was everywhere this week! Our team was out covering the Geneva Trinity Inn, Penn Yan Airport, Hosmer Winery, Cannabis in Newark, Erie Canal tours, bird feeders in Sodus, and SCOTUS ruling. Check it all out in our brand new weekly feature ... MORE
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Rochester Regional Health will implement new visitor rules, hours this week

Beginning June 27, Rochester Regional Health facilities will have new visitation policies. Officials said visitors will no longer be screened as they enter places like Clifton Springs Hospital, Newark-Wayne Hospital, or Rochester General. However, many COVID-era visitation restrictions will remain in place ... MORE
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Man charged with DWI in Ontario County following report of a reckless driver

A Henrietta man was arrested after a complaint of a reckless driver. According to a news release, the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office arrested James T. Smith, 32, of Henrietta for driving while intoxicated. It was reported that Smith was operating a motor ... MORE
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Cancer Support Community Rochester celebrates inaugural Community Is Stronger Than Cancer Day

On June 28, Cancer Support Community Rochester (CSCR), together with a dedicated and passionate global network of agencies, will celebrate Community Is Stronger than Cancer Day nationwide. The event is a day of awareness highlighting our active mission to provide free support ... MORE