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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 $61,000 which is roughly $45/per square foot. More Rochester information.

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2 hrs ago | 13WHAM

New electric car charging stations in city

Tuesday morning, city leaders and the President and CEO of NYSERDA cut the ribbon on two charging ports at the City Hall parking lot on Church Street.

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7 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Lots of Shows to Choose from at Downstairs Cabaret Theatre

At 3450 Winton Place, located in Brighton-Henrietta, OLD JEWS TELLING JOKES completes its 2-month engagement with remaining performances Thursday, April 24 at 7pm; Friday, April 25 at 8pm; Saturday, April 26 at 8pm; and Sunday, April 27 at 3pm.

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7 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

A Ten Step Program for CTE at RCSD

Vocational Education is not a four-letter word - even though now, it is politically incorrect to use the phrase.

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10 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Niskayuna picks Yaglieski as

An educator and administrator with 45 years of experience is expected Tuesday evening to be named Niskayuna's interim superintendent.

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11 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

Rochester's unemployment drops in March

Rochester's economy continued to show improvement in March, with a sharp decrease in the unemployment rate along with increases in both non-farm and private-sector jobs, the state Department of Labor reported Tuesday.

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15 hrs ago | Albany Times Union

Although Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli wasn't thrilled with every element of the three-week-old state budget, his office's full analysis of the plan concludes that the state is "in better fiscal shape thanks to an improving economy and difficult fiscal choices made by the Governor and the Legislature."

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19 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

Talking School Budget And East High Future In Rochester

Rochester N.Y.- The Rochester School Board will meet Tuesday evening to discuss the district's proposed budget as well as a proposal by the organization School Turnaround to take over the administration at East High School -- one of the five options given the district by the state to boost performance at the school.

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20 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

Jury Deliberations Continue In Manslaughter Trial

Rochester N.Y.- Jury deliberations continue today in the manslaughter trial of a man accused of driving drunk and causing a crash that killed his girlfriend.

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23 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Bright Spot: Rochester Knighthawks

This Bright Spot shines on the Rochester Knighthawks. They presented a check for $10,000 to Urology Associates of Rochester.

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Mon Apr 21, 2014

Examiner.com

Vitamin D during pregnancy strengthens offspring's' teeth

According to a new study, prenatal Vitamin D not only benefits maternal health but also strengthens the teeth of the developing child Vitamin D is a vitamin essential for health and has numerous benefits.

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13WHAM

City announces Midtown Rising names

Rochester, N.Y.- Rochester's Mayor announced Monday the city picked names for the new street and plaza created as part of the Midtown Rising redevelopment.

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World News Report

Wegmans Food Markets, Inc. Issues Allergy Alert on Undeclared Egg in Wegmans Easter Bread, 17 oz.

FDA posts press releases and other notices of recalls and market withdrawals from the firms involved as a service to consumers, the media, and other interested parties.

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Rochester Business Journal

Family First breaks ground on credit union in East Rochester

Family First of New York Federal Credit Union will break ground Friday on its fifth branch, in East Rochester, officials said Monday.

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13WHAM

Mayor Warren recovering out of office

Rochester, N.Y.- Mayor Lovely A. Warren is at home resting, and will return to work as soon as she is cleared by her physician, according to a city spokesperson.

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University of Rochester

Two Rochester Students To Build Community Center in South Africa

This summer Rochester students John Dawson '13/T5'14 and Katherine Wegman '15, will spend two months in Cape Town, South Africa, building a new community center for residents of Egoli, a squatter community on the outskirts of Cape Town.

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WHAM-AM Rochester

Schumer Coming To Town

Rochester N.Y.- Senator Chuck Schumer will be in Rochester this morning to criticize a proposed federal regulation that he says could hurt craft brewers and family farmers.

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University of Rochester

Paley Sculpture Being Installed at University of Rochester

The University of Rochester's Department of Psychiatry and renowned Rochester metal sculptor Albert Paley are joining forces to support patients with mental health disorders and their families.

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The Daily Journal

Full-night's sleep not what it's cracked up to be

Blame it on the Industrial Revolution. That's when artificial light was invented, totally messing up an innate sleep cycle that had us snoozing in a completely different way than we do today.

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Sun Apr 20, 2014

13WHAM

Fire on St. Clair Street

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WCA Hospital president/CEO elected to American College of Healthcare Executives Council of Regents

Betsy T. Wright, FACHE, WCA Hospital president/CEO, has been appointed to the Council of Regents, the legislative body of the American College of Healthcare Executives.

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