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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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2 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse

Six inches of rain in two days floods roads, damages homes in Rochester

Some roads remain closed in western New York after flooding from two days of heavy rain caused washouts and flooded basements in several communities.

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7 hrs ago | Rochester Business Journal

Allworx names nationwide distributor

Allworx Corp., a Windstream Corp. company, has inked an agreement with Germantown, Md.-based Target Distributing, making it an authorized distributor of Allworx products.

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Mon Jul 28, 2014

MyFoxNY

NY teacher tenure system faces new legal challenge

An educational advocacy group led by former CNN journalist Campbell Brown is challenging New York state's teacher tenure system, filing a lawsuit Monday that alleges that job protections unfairly shield bad teachers.

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13WHAM

Driver in fatal crash convicted in 2011

The woman now facing a DWI and homicide charge after a fatal crash in Henrietta on Saturday night was previously convicted of Driving While Ability Impaired.

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13WHAM

Dog faints from happiness

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DNAInfo.com

Lack of Drivers Snags Lyft's NYC Launch

After weeks of court dates and negotiations with the city which resulted in a overhaul of its business model , the company got off to a rough start Friday when its lack of drivers led to frustrated would-be customers and higher prices across the city.

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13WHAM

Both eastbound Thruway lanes reopen after flooding

Officials say both eastbound lanes of the Thruway outside Rochester have reopened after both were closed because of flooding caused by heavy rains.

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WHAM-AM Rochester

Flooding Causing Problems All Over The Area

Rochester N.Y.- Flood Watches and Warnings are in effect in our area through 5:00 PM tonight.

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13WHAM

Cuomo, Astorino in WNY Monday

Thhis storm has the potential to produce locally heavy rainfall across WNY, with 2-3 inches of rain possible in some locations where heavy rainfall persists.

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Sun Jul 27, 2014

Steuben Courier

Painted Post water sale opponents turn to state's top court

Trains carrying a million gallons of water a day for gas drilling in Pennsylvania are running out of Painted Post again, but opponents have taken their case to the state's highest court.

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13WHAM

Henrietta woman killed in accident

The National Weather Service has issued a Flood Watch for all of WNY from 10PM Sunday through 5PM Monday.

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Grand Island Pennysaver

Hibbard's celebrates milestone

Jim Hibbard and Kris Trunzo stand in front of their family ice cream stand in Lewiston.

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WHAM-AM Rochester

Motorcycle struck by hit and run driver

A Rochester man was treated at Strong Memorial Hospital overnight after his motorcycle was struck by a car in an hit-and-run.

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Sat Jul 26, 2014

13WHAM

Safe Act opponents look to November

The SAFE Act was signed into law more than one year ago, and it's still the source of controversy among 2nd Amendment advocates throughout the state.

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PennLive.com

Kayaker injured in motorboat collision on Susquehanna River

A motorboat collided with a kayaker on the Susquehanna River just before 4 p.m. Saturday, said an eyewitness to the incident.

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Los Angeles Times

Minor White's photos get a rare large-scale exhibition at Getty Museum

Photographer Minor White was a conflicted soul. A seeker who adopted a succession of mystical and spiritual world views.

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WNYC-AM New York

When Cities Become Science, Where Does Art Fit In?

The race has started. It's going to be run fast and hard and it won't be over for a while.

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13WHAM

Man shot on North Clinton Avenue

A Rochester man was taken to the hospital after a fight and shooting on North Clinton Avenue around 1:30 a.m. Saturday, according to the Rochester Police Department.

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Detroit News

Q&Auto: The motorhead behind the new Challenger Hellcat

As Dodge launches its updated, 2015 Challenger lineup this summer - including the ferocious, signature, 707 horsepower SRT Hellcat - there is no one more eager to get behind the wheel than Dodge's CEO, a motorhead from Rochester, New York.

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Fri Jul 25, 2014

13WHAM

Lyft suspending service in Rochester

The pink mustaches will soon disappear from the front of vehicles riding around Rochester.

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