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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 $64,000 which is roughly $45/per square foot. More Rochester information.

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3 hrs ago | 13WHAM

East Rochester DMV unit moving

The mobile Department of Motor Vehicles unit in East Rochester will be moving, the Monroe County Clerk's Office said Tuesday.


4 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Man shot on Scrantom Street identified

A Rochester man is being treated for multiple gunshot wounds after he was shot on Scrantom Street around 1 p.m. Monday.

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4 hrs ago | 13WHAM

CrimeStoppers Most Wanted for 9/2

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4 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

Greece Special Police Department seeks new recruits

The Greece Special Police Department is looking for new recruits. The Greece Special Police are certified by the state as part-time peace officers after training is complete.


7 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Sentencing for man who shot officer

Ralph Strong, Jr. - who was convicted in July of killing two men and shooting a Rochester Police Officer - will be sentenced Tuesday.


7 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Students head back to school Tuesday

Students in Brighton, Kendall, Rush-Henrietta, Victor and Webster are among those starting a new school year.


Mon Sep 01, 2014

The Post-Journal, Jamestown New York

Elizabeth B. Carlson

A memorial service for Elizabeth B. Carlson, 86, of Rochester, N.Y., formerly of Jamestown, who died Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014, in Highland Hospital, Rochester, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday in Christ Chapel of the Lutheran Retirement Home.


Lite 98.7

What is New York State's Most Iconic River?

Unshackle Upstate asked an interesting question on Facebook recently , The Rio Grande River is to Texas as ________________ is to New York? So which New York river do you think is the state's most iconic? North County residents are likely to answer the St. Lawrence .


WIVB-TV Buffalo

Program trains refugees for work on Rochester dairy farms

In a Aug. 5, 2014 photo, Bhutanese refugee Chandra Pradhan prepares cows to be milked at Noblehurst Farm, as farm director Sarah Noble-Moag looks on.


WHEC-TV Rochester

Car crashes into home Rochester's north side

Rochester police were called to a home on Durnan Street near North Street around 10 p.m. Sunday.


Sun Aug 31, 2014

The Post-Standard

Man who pleaded guilty to crushing son under truck now wants to appeal

Karl Karlsen, the Seneca County man who told a judge last year he knocked a pickup truck onto his son's chest and walked away to let his son die, now wants to appeal his guilty plea.


Sat Aug 30, 2014


Kraft recalling American singles

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The Austrian Economists

Call for Papers: "Spontaneous Order in Economic and Political...

The interdisciplinary journal Cosmos+Taxis is issuing a call for papers for its second conference on spontaneous orders, to be held at the Rochester Institute of Technology from May 8 to May 9, 2015.



Watch the New Trailer for Nas' 'Time Is Illmatic' Documentary

Earlier this year, Nas celebrated the 20th anniversary of his groundbreaking debut LP Illmatic with a double-disc reissue and a documentary titled Nas: Time Is Illmatic that premiered at the Tribeca Film Festival back in April .


106.7 KISS FM

Rochester man shot by intruder

The 60-year-old victim was shot in the lower torso when another man tried to force his way into the victim's apartment at the Seth Green Drive apartments in Northeast Rochester.



Shooting on Seth Green Drive

A Rochester man was taken to the hospital around 4:30 a.m. Saturday with a gunshot wound, according to the Rochester Police Department.


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Brain Power: Engineers Researching and Building Computing Systems Inspired by the Human Brain

ROCHESTER, N.Y., Aug. 29 -- Rochester Institute of Technology issued the following news release: What if next-generation computing systems were able to adopt the human brain's information processing capacity and energy efficiency? Researchers at Rochester Institute of Technology have begun to answer that question to improve today's computing ... (more)


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Host family desperately needed for exchange student rejected by family

Host family desperately needed for exchange student rejected by family Check out this story on I have some friends here in Webster, Gerry and Janet Sander, who are hosting an exchange student this year from Thailand, a young lady named Poy.


Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Block Island Times

John Hapgood and America's - Ghost Army'

How does one sum up the core contributions of someone's limited time on this small planet? While the answers are as diverse as those who seek to give a response, I found a most succinct, perfect biography - not written on paper but etched in stone in the Island Cemetery, where I surveyed three centuries worth of headstones.



Pill-addicted veterans get second chance with treatment court

Military brass considered the Marine the bravest of the brave. He won several medals for valor in combat.



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