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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York State is making a new investment in helping first responders train for oil fires. The state will use $500,000 in federal...
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High above the streets of downtown Rochester sits a Peregrine Falcons nest. Originally founded in 1994, on top of the Kodak Office Tower, the...
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The story of a girl's mysterious murder in 1979 continues in the fourth episode of this series. When the unidentified girl was found fatally shot in...
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Saxbys Coffee has closed at College Town in Rochester. That is the third business to close at the redeveloped portion of Mount Hope Avenue over the...
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Genesee County Deputies have released more information about a fire that killed twin toddlers in the Town of Batavia on Friday night. They say at...
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There are reports that two toddlers died in a house fire Friday night in Batavia. According to Time Warner Cable News, the Genesee County Sheriff’s...
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The Color Run is scheduled for downtown Rochester on Saturday morning and that will also mean some traffic detours. The annual 5K race features stops...
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Assemblyman Harry Bronson officially announced his re-election bid on Saturday for the 138th district. The Rochester Democrat is running for a fourth...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York State has opened its campgrounds in the Adirondacks and Catskills to public use for the season. Gov. Andrew Cuomo's...
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ALBANY, N.Y. (AP) — New York's U.S. senators are urging the federal government to halt the expansion of a gas pipeline project that runs beside a...
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