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Rochester, New York is located in Monroe County. Zip codes in Rochester, NY include 14652, 14621, and 14609. The median home price in Rochester is $65,000 which is roughly $45/per square foot. More Rochester information.

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37 min ago | KLTV Tyler

7 Investigates: Cigarette lighters spark concerns

He's talking about his cigarette lighter. He says Thursday he was sitting on his porch lightly tapping the lighter when... His neighbor Kimberly Mason says something similar happened to her husband Thursday afternoon.

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4 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Man arrested for stealing baby formula

The Newark Police Chief David Christler tells us once they identified Smith they realized this wasn't the first time he was arrested for stealing the formula.

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7 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

The"Homeless, Tempest Tossed"and the city of Rochester

The"Homeless, Tempest Tossed"and the city of Rochester Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1mKkTHw There are times in the life of a city and also of a nation when its true character is on full display.

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11 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Boy receives thousands of birthday cards

Portions are Copyright 2014 Associated Press. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or distributed.

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15 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

City Officials and Businesses Meet to Create More Jobs

The federal Economic Development Administration has declared Rochester an "Investing in Manufacturing Communities Partnership" city.

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20 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

Police ID bicyclist hit by car on Clifford Avenue

Rochester Police are still searching for the suspect who hit a 41-year-old bicyclist on Clifford Avenue early Wednesday morning.

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Thu Jul 24, 2014

Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Golf, without the clubs or a ballGolf, without the clubs or a...

Golf, without the clubs or a ball Interest in disc golf is growing, and the Rochester area has 13 courses.

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WHEC-TV Rochester

Fifty years after the Rochester Riots: Where are we now?

The riots broke out after a 19-year-old man was arrested at a street dance on Joseph Avenue and Nassau Street for public intoxication.

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WHEC-TV Rochester

F.I.G.H.T addressed the issues plagued by the Rochester Riots

The riots broke out after a 19-year-old man was arrested at a street dance on Joseph Avenue and Nassau Street for public intoxication.

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The Batavian

Le Roy police arrest two men - an alleged slasher and another accused of criminal sex acts

An investigation into an alleged assault which occurred in January 2013 resulted in the arrest Wednesday of a 29-year-old Le Roy native living in the City of Rochester.

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13WHAM

Witness to arrest that triggered riots

The riots shut down Rochester streets and impacted many. But few would witness the events as they unfolded from start to finish.

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North County Public Radio

Rochester marks 50th anniversary of race riots

Public officials and community leaders in Rochester are marking the 50th anniversary of race riots that drew national attention to the upstate city.

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Rochester Business Journal

Report says Rochester ranks high among poorest metro areas

Rochester ranks as the fifth poorest city nationwide among the 75 largest metro areas, a new report from Rochester Area Community Foundation and ACT Rochester shows.

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Wed Jul 23, 2014

13WHAM

Free lunch for children in the summer

There is such a thing as a free lunch and in school district's that qualify, it is open to all children.

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13WHAM

Arson, murder suspect pleads not guilty

Rochester, N.Y. -- In court Wednesday, a man accused of arson and murder interrupted the judge to say "I didn't kill my grandmother."

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BroadwayWorld.com

Gerard Floriano Named New Artistic Director of Rochester Chamber Orchestra

The Rochester Chamber Orchestra is pleased to announce that Gerard Floriano has been named as Artistic Director for the 2014/2015 season, and he will become the orchestra's Music Director in August, 2015.

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WBEN-AM Buffalo

Vanek Involved in Federal Gambling Probe

Former Sabre Thomas Vanek went to the federal court building in Rochester Monday, apparently as part of a gambling investigation.

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WTLV

FREE hot dogs on National Hot Dog Day

Kangaroo Express celebrates National Hot Dog Day with free hot dogs from 6 a.m. to midnight to anyone with military ID or their mobile app.

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WHEC-TV Rochester

Rochester man shot on city's southwest side

A Rochester man is recovering after police say he was shot while sitting on his front lawn.

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13WHAM

Monroe County's plan to clean up Ontario Beach

If you've lived in the Rochester area long enough, you know there have been days when access to the beach is closed due to algae levels.

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