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Harassment, possession charges filed after del Lago incident

Harassment, possession charges filed after del Lago incident
Deputies report the arrest of a 39-year-old Rochester man following an incident in Seneca County. Beau Warren, 39, of Rochester was charged with harassment and criminal possession of a controlled substance after a physical altercation ... more
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UR Warner School to host event to help people explore careers in teaching

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The Warner School of Education will host “Why Teach?,” an event for individuals considering a career in teaching and the education job market from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday, February 2, in LeChase Hall. Participants ... more
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Deputies: Man was shooting up in Eastview parking lot with 2-year-old in car

Deputies: Man arrested after being banned from del Lago
Deputies say a 26-year-old Rochester man was arrested at Eastview Mall on drug charges after a brief investigation. On Sunday at approximately 6:36 p.m. deputies responded to one of the main entrances of the Eastview ... more
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SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Bringing solar to rural parts of the Finger Lakes

SUNDAY CONVERSATION: Bringing solar to rural parts of the Finger Lakes
What kind of benefit can solar have in the Finger Lakes? That is one of the questions discussed in this week's Sunday Conversation. In 2014, Governor Andrew Cuomo invested a billion dollars to see a ... more
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Section V Basketball releases championship weekend details; Boys finals remain in the Big House

Section V Basketball releases championship weekend details; Boys finals remain in the Big House
Section V boys basketball tournament games at "The Big House" have been happening for decades, and indications are that games will remain inside Blue Cross Arena at the Rochester Community War Memorial for the next ... more
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Deputies: Man sold crack cocaine in Victor, arrested on felony charges

Deputy charged with criminal trespass in Steuben County, Sheriff Allard says full-investigation underway
Deputies say a 25-year-old Rochester man was arrested in Ontario County on felony drug charges following an investigation into the sale of crack cocaine earlier this month. On January 4th, Ronnie Love, 25, of Rochester ... more
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LOCATE Finger Lakes releases update to Board of Directors

Locate Finger Lakes to host CEO roundtable for aspiring entrepreneurs on Jan. 31st
LOCATE Finger Lakes, the economic development initiative designed to enhance collaboration, promote business enterprise, and provide focus on the economic future of the Finger Lakes region, today announced the current membership of its Board of ... more
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Generations Bank announces series of promotions for employees

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Generations announces the promotion of five employees, Amy Favata, Shelby Journal, Holly Moran-Arndt, Stephanie Northup, and Joe Scibona. Generations President & CEO Menzo Case said, “Each of the promoted individuals plays a significant role in ... more
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Hit-and-run death of Triple Crown descendant leaves Mendon family heartbroken

Hit-and-run death of Triple Crown descendant leaves Mendon family heartbroken
A hit-and-run Friday evening has left a Mendon family heartbroken as they mourn the loss of Ed — a retired racehorse and descendant of the 1978 Triple Crown winner. Ed, whose official name was "Fairly ... more
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Police: Felony charges after drug investigation in Canandaigua

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On January 4th at approximately 3:35 p.m., officers of the Canandaigua Police Department with the assistance of the Ontario County Sheriff’s Office, arrested a 47-year-old Rochester resident on felony charges. Patrick C. Misere was charged ... more
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Region divided on Kappell firing from WHEC-TV, as advertiser pulls out, and Al Roker calls it an ‘unfortunate flub’

Meteorologist fired from WHEC after on-air incident prompts response from Rochester mayor
It took days for the station to respond, or even acknowledge an error had occurred on live television. It subsequently turned into one of the biggest stories of the year - on the local or ... more
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The Thruway is revamping its rest stops, but some feel left out

The Thruway is revamping its rest stops, but some feel left out
Yvonne Bachmore and Gary Grassman owe their livelihood to New York's Business Enterprise Program, which trains blind people to manage and own snack shops and vending machines. So when the state Thruway Authority launched a ... more
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Unvaccinated toddler with measles confirmed in Monroe County

Unvaccinated toddler with measles confirmed in Monroe County
The Monroe County Department of Public Health confirmed Thursday that an unvaccinated toddler in the county has contracted the measles virus. The child had recently traveled out of the United States and is believed to ... more
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INSIDE THE FLX: Discussing mental health, outreach efforts locally (podcast)

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Approximately 1 in 5 adults - or 43.9 million people - experience mental illness in any given year, according to the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Mental illness refers to a wide range of mental ... more
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What will you pay for health care? Sticker price is rarely the real price you pay

What will you pay for health care? Sticker price is rarely the real price you pay
New year, new deductible on your health insurance and the same worries about what you’ll actually pay for your health care. Believe it or not, the federal government is trying to help. As of Jan ... more
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Kolb calls on Gov. Cuomo to address series of priorities for taxpayers

Minority conference makes pitch to create ‘affordable’ New York for all, especially local communities
In advance of the upcoming 2019 Legislative Session, Assembly Minority Leader Brian M. Kolb (R,C-Canandaigua), called on Gov. Andrew Cuomo to consider significant changes to the state’s tax code, its economic development programs, ethics laws ... more
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Rochester Insulated Glass will continue HQ expansion into Ontario Co.

Rochester Insulated Glass will continue HQ expansion into Ontario Co.
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced that Rochester Insulated Glass has completed phase one of a two-phase expansion of its headquarters in the Town of Manchester in Ontario County. As part of the expansion, the glass ... more
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Police: Penn Yan teen located in Rochester

Police: Missing Penn Yan teen last seen at Eastview Mall
Police say the missing teen, who was said to have run away from home in Penn Yan - has been located. Police say Antonia Mendez was located and taken into custody. A warrant had been ... more
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Cayuga, Ontario, and Steuben receive state funding to fight welfare fraud

Cayuga, Ontario, and Steuben receive state funding to fight welfare fraud
Governor Andrew M. Cuomo announced more than $13.5 million in grants has been awarded to 29 district attorneys' offices statewide to continue the enhancement of their investigation of state tax evasion and welfare fraud cases ... more
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POWER OUTAGE UPDATE: Entire region should be restored by end of Wednesday

While thousands were without power on New Years Day - as folks started 2019 - hundreds were still without power 24 hours after the winds began dying down. The National Weather Service recorded a peak ... more
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Oneida’s will bring sports betting to Nation-owned casinos in Upstate New York

Oneida's will bring sports betting to Nation-owned casinos in Upstate New York
Oneida Indian Nation, owner of Turning Stone Resort Casino in Verona announced today that subject to National Indian Gaming Commission review, it will be partnering with global gaming leader Caesars Entertainment to bring sports betting to Upstate ... more
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