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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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1 hr ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

RGRTA Announces Name Changes

Rochester N.Y.- RGRTA today unveiled a refreshed brand identity for RTS and its subsidiaries in Genesee, Livingston, Ontario, Orleans, Seneca, Wayne, and Wyoming Counties.


Justin Timberlake ice Bucket Challenges

Police Fatally Shoot Another Black Male Near Ferguson

This Little Kid Is DEVASTATED When His Dad "Steals" His Ear and Nose

Critics Slam 'Ice Bucket Challenge' as 'Slacktivism' and 'Stunt Philanthropy'

5 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

BET's Gospel Superstar to Receive Proclamation from Mayor Lovelya

BET's Gospel Superstar to Receive Proclamation from Mayor Lovely Warren Check out this story on The City of Rochester will honor local gospel celebrity Serena Young, who recently competed in BET's top-rated show, Sunday Best.


8 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

Rochester Airport to get $1.4M to lengthen taxiway

The Greater Rochester International Airport will get $1.4 million to lengthen a taxiway by 850 feet, officials announced Tuesday.


9 hrs ago | Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

O'Brien among Senate candidates to appear on Women's Equality Partya

O'Brien among Senate candidates to appear on Women's Equality Party line Check out this story on Nine Democrats running for state Senate will file petition signatures to run on the Women's Equality Party line, including Rochester-area Sen. Ted O'Brien.


9 hrs ago | News8 Now

Cool and Wet in General this Summer

After a warm start for much of June, the cooler and rainy Summer we expected to develop indeed has since early July.


13 hrs ago | WHEC-TV Rochester

2014 Wegmans LPGA Championship Tournament donates $1 million to United Way's Children's Success Fund

At the end of this year's Wegmans LPGA Championship, the United Way's Children's Success Fund received a check for $1-million from the tournament.


19 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Emergency dept. opens at Strong West

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Mon Aug 18, 2014


4 robberies on the east side

They all happened late at night, and police believe in all the cases the suspects were looking for cellphones and other personal items.


Rochester Business Journal

Conifer plans move to Gleason Business Park

Rochester real estate company Conifer Realty LLC is moving its offices on East Main Street to the Gleason Business Park on University Avenue.


University of Rochester

$2 Million Gift from Fine Family to Support Alzheimer's Care, Research

A $2 million gift from the Robert Fine Trust will create the Julius, Helen, and Robert Fine Professorship at the University of Rochester Medical Center .


The Post-Standard

Dressing Jim Boeheim: A Rochester clothier makes and styles the Syracuse coach's wardrobe

Pittsford, N.Y. - On a drive through Syracuse toward New York City a few years back, Peter E. Roberti turned to his son and asked a compelling question: Founded 50 years ago by Adriano Roberti, Adrian Jules is an upscale clothier based in Pittsford that creates garments for professional athletes, coaches and other men of means.


Sun Aug 17, 2014

WHEC-TV Rochester

Man shot in Rochester expected to recover

Investigators say it happened around 8:40 p.m. at the intersection of Arnett Boulevard and Genesee Street.


WHEC-TV Rochester

Golfers react to final LPGA in Rochester

Today marked the end of an era for professional golf in Rochester. For nearly 40 years, the Flower City has hosted the LPGA, but Sunday officially marked the end.


Genesee Country Express

Community support is the right recipe for Hornell's Hornbecks

This community has a sweet spot in its heart for the Hornbeck family and Cynthia's Cookies and More, a popular Maple City bakery.


Genesee Country Express

Police ID body pulled from Genesee River: Jacob Baxter was Keshequa Central School grad

Rochester police tell local media that the Monroe County Medical Examiner's Office says Jacob Baxter drowned and his death was an accident.


Marine News

USCG Strengthen Inter-Agency Security Partnerships

Chief Petty Officer Bouchard, officer-in-charge at Coast Guard Station Rochester, N.Y., Officer B. Melos, a police officer for the Rochester Police Department and John Cullati, from the Mt.



Championship chairmen say thank you

After 38 years, the LPGA Championship will leave the Rochester area. Sunday, the Wegmans LPGA Championship posted a thank you video thanking the Rochester area for being a "cherished friend."


Sat Aug 16, 2014

Kodak camera makes debut

One-hundred and twenty-six years ago, on September 4, 1888, George Eastman, who transformed photography from an expensive hobby into a popular pastime, registered the " Kodak " trademark for his new box camera.

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WIGM-AM Medford

Fitz & The Tantrums Are Touring

Fitz & the Tantrums will be throwing tantrums, aka playing live shows, all over the country this fall.


The Jersey Journal

A blind date and 72 years later: N.J. couple shares advice for successful marriage

Ruth and Lewis Blackmer wake up with the sun each day. Lewis, 96, always makes the coffee and they enjoy a light breakfast of toast or bagels.



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