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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 $59,900 which is roughly $44/per square foot. More Rochester information.

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3 hrs ago |

New York revealed as UFO Mecca

The Hudson Valley in upstate New York became internationally famous for UFO sightings in 1982.


7 hrs ago |

This Earth Day demand that your media report on Climate Change

Folks, this is not merely disappointing, disappointing that our local media cannot get off their collective butts and check out what the state of New York is doing about Climate Change, it is an outrage! Though many were invited, only one media in Rochester NY reported on state expert's presentation of Climate Change's local effects.

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11 hrs ago | WIBX-AM Whitesboro

ESPN Friday Night Fights - Boxcino At Turning Stone April 2014

ESPN Friday Night Fights returned to the Turning Stone Casino tonight for the semi-finals of their Boxcino Championship Tournament.


15 hrs ago | The Post-Standard

Syracuse developer to renovate historic Rochester building

Douglas Sutherland, known for his conversion of historic Syracuse buildings into apartments and offices, is branching out into the Rochester market.


18 hrs ago | Business Journal

Job growth continues in Buffalo Niagara

The state Department of Labor reported Thursday that Buffalo picked up 3,100 jobs in the private sector in March compared to a year ago, an increase of 0.7 percent.


Fri Apr 18, 2014

Ogdensburg Courier-Observer/Journal

Gerald R. Prentice

Gerald R. Prentice passed away, Thursday, April 17, surrounded by his family. Born September 20, 1938, he was the son of the late Richard and Laura Prentice of Massena, NY.


WHEC-TV Rochester

Stabbing on Herald Street

Rochester police tell News10NBC they were called the Herald Street off of Hudson for a report of a stabbing.



Prostitution sting in Henrietta leads to arrests

Some undercover operations were conducted in the town of Henrietta on Wednesday and Thursday, and several people were arrested for either prostitution or patronizing a prostitute, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's office.


WAFB-TV Baton Rouge

Off season may not be long enough to recover from football 'hits'

New research shows that the brains of some football players who had the usual head hits associated with the sport, but no concussions, still had signs of mild brain injury six months after the season ended.


WHAM-AM Rochester

Mayor Still Being Treated For The Flu

Rochester N.Y.- It will be sometime over the weekend before Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren is released from the hospital.



12 dead after Mt. Everest avalanche

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Everywhere to Be a Sonic

Sonic, a fast food chain that differentiates itself by delivering garbage directly to your parked car, plans to expand into every last empty lot in the United States of America.


Thu Apr 17, 2014

Sunset Boulevard to Run 5/16-6/14 at Blackfriars Theatre

Sir Andrew Lloyd Webber 's smash hit Broadway musical based on the classic Billy Wilder film comes to Blackfriars this May! Sunset Blvd. follows departed star of the silent screen era and tortured soul, Norma Desmond.


Marshfield News-Herald

Shaken-baby debate back in courtroom

Rene Bailey was in court Thursday, April 17, 2014, for a hearing on possible new evidence in her shaken-baby conviction from a 2001 incident.


WHAM-AM Rochester

Rochester gains jobs, state holds steady

State Labor Department figures say the Rochester Region added about 2,900 private sector jobs between last March and this March.


Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

Economic Council meetings don't have to open to public

Members of the Finger Lakes Regional Council received $59.8 million during the 2013 Regional Economic Development Awards in Albany.

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WIVB-TV Buffalo

NY expanding computerized court records

In the transition from paper to computer records, state courts have expanded electronic filing of civil cases to New York City, Long Island and 10 upstate counties with free public access to most information.



Man charged in multiple Tops robberies

The man arrested for robbing a local grocery store before leading police on a high-speed chase last month has been arrested for robbing two of the store's other Rochester-area locations.


University of Rochester

Best Translated Book Award Wins Prize for International Achievements in Literary Translation

The University of Rochester's Best Translated Book Award received the International Literary Translation Initiative Award, presented at the International Book Industry's Excellence Awards ceremony.


Rochester Business Journal

Loan to help Syracuse firm to redevelop Bevier Memorial Building

A Syracuse firm will get a $2.7 million loan through the Community Preservation Corp. to help finance its $3.85 million rehabilitation of an historic building on South Washington Street in Rochester.



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