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A new effort was launched to secure federal funds that would bring a new grocery story to Rochester's College Town on Mt. Hope Avenue, Senator Charles Schumer announced Monday.
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"All of our inpatient pediatric units are above capacity right now because of so many children admitted with severe respiratory illness," said Dr. Elizabeth Murray. Cases of Enterovirus first began appearing in the Midwest last month.
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Rochester N.Y.- Three advocates for the homeless who had been demonstrating again outside the Monroe County Office Building were arrested today and charged with criminal trespass. The representatives of the House of Mercy, including sister Grace Miller, want a meeting with County Executive Maggie Brooks.
12 hrs ago | WSTM-TV Syracuse
The 38-year-old man accused of fatally shooting Rochester police officer Daryl Pierson has been indicted on six criminal counts, including aggravated murder. The grand jury indictment against Thomas Johnson III was handed up Friday and made public Monday morning at about the same time he was sent from Strong Memorial Hospital to the Monroe County Jail.
13 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester
Thomas Johnson III has been transferred to the Monroe County Jail. Johnson is charged with eight felony counts including two counts of aggravated murder, He is accused of shooting and killing Officer Pierson September 3rd.
13 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester
Rochester N.Y.- A psychiatrist who faces criminal charges in connection with the death of man found buried in his backyard had to be rescued from the Niagara River. Police say Dr. William Lewek was found sitting in two feet of water after his car left a road on Grand Island Sunday.
17 hrs ago | Watersblogged
Source: mohawkvalley.twcnews.com --- Sunday, September 14, 2014Ralph Nader, the former Green Party presidential Candidate, is hosting a fundraiser for the Party's gubernatorial candidate Howie Hawkins and congressional candidate Matt Funiciello. ... Source: www.radio4all.net --- Friday, September 12, 2014Howie Hawkins, the Green Party candidate for Governor of NY, discusses the primary election and its impact on the campaign as well as the upcoming march for climate change in New York City, the status of gubernatorial debates, fracking, and other issues of concern to NY residents.
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A fundraiser was held on Sunday for an organization that provides comfort to people during their last days of life. The Isaiah House held its third annual "A Rose is a Rose" Gala at the Colgate Rochester Divinity School, and News10NBC's Nikki Rudd was the emcee for the event.
More Fit at 50: Walking along rivers and cemeteries Well, that was a quick summer. Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1s1wElM One can't complain too much, I guess, because for a person who likes to walk, the weather from May through August was nearly perfect.
The nearly full harvest moon is high in the southern sky above the house tonight and the Big Dipper is low in the sky to the northwest. There is coolness to the air; the smell of wood burning stoves and freshly cut lawns hint at the activities that have kept many residents busy this weekend.
Those trying to communicate the necessity of adhering to the critical measures recommended by most official climate studies are thought to be overwrought and 'passionate' about this issue. Those trying to communicate the necessity of adhering to the critical measures recommended by most official climate studies are thought to be overwrought and 'passionate' about this issue.
The American forward made her first international appearance in 2010 at the home of Major League Soccer's Real Salt Lake, a late-March match played in near-blizzard conditions. The team returns to Rio Tinto on Saturday in far better weather for the first of two exhibitions against Mexico in advance of October's championship of soccer's North and Central American and Caribbean region, which serves as qualifying for the Women's World Cup next year in Canada.
Officer Daryl Pierson grew up in East Rochester. He was an athlete and his brother, Brett, played on the football team for four years.
The city of Rochester, New York will kick off a program on Saturday aimed at improving relations between community members and law enforcement -- and the timing could not be better. The idea behind 'Clergy on Patrol' is simple, Rochester Press Officer Jessica Alaimo told The Huffington Post.
Despite challenges , the East/University of Rochester partnership can succeed As has been extensively discussed , the partnership between the UR's Warner School and East... Check out this story on DemocratandChronicle.com: http://on.rocne.ws/1s01oDE As has been extensively discussed , the partnership between the UR's Warner School and East is gaining steam. Everyone I talk with is cautiously optimistic the initiative--a breath of fresh air--can be the positive step forward the District definitively needs.
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Updated: Mon Sep 15, 2014 10:21 pm
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