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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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13 min ago | North County Public Radio

What do the latest test scores tell us about common core?

Last week, New York state released the results of the latest round of public school testing linked to the Common Core education standards.


4 hrs ago | Evening Sun

West Manchester teen, deaf since birth, heads to college

Bradley Speck, left, communicates with his mother, Karin Davies, during the last half-hour of packing up for college at their home in West Manchester Township.


5 hrs ago | WHAM-AM Rochester

Magic City Will Reopen

Rochester N.Y.- An East End nightclub that closed a month ago has been given the go ahead by the City to reopen.


9 hrs ago | HAZMAT Magazine

Rochester set with new $331,000 EPA brownfields loan

The US Environmental Protection Agency is providing a $331,000 low-interest loan to the City of Rochester, NY, to clean up abandoned and contaminated properties.


10 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Batavia man arrested in robbery

Trashawn Bell was charged Wednesday with second-degree robbery, fourth-degree grand larceny and fourth-degree criminal possession of stolen property.


10 hrs ago | 13WHAM

Mall spokesperson: Security not breached

A spokesperson at The Mall at Greece Ridge said there was not a breach in security the day a jewelry store was robbed.


13 hrs ago | Watertown Daily Times

Developer plans 359 more townhouses with connector road to Watertown mall

Morgan Management plans to build a 359-unit townhouse complex to the east of County Route 202 that would include a connector to Salmon Run Mall built by the town, according to a site plan submitted to the Planning Board.


17 hrs ago | ABC News

Foley family say he was a martyr

MICHAEL BRISSENDEN: The distraught family of murdered American journalist, James Foley, has been paying tribute to him.


Wed Aug 20, 2014

USA Today

2nd man sought in alleged Facebook rape video

Check out this story on ROCHESTER, N.Y. - A Rochester man is accused of videotaping the sexual assault of a 14-year-old girl - a video allegedly posted on Facebook .


PhysOrg Weblog

Pica in pregnant teens linked to low iron

In a study of 158 pregnant teenagers in Rochester, NY, nearly half engaged in pica - the craving and intentional consumption of ice, cornstarch, vacuum dust, baby powder and soap, and other nonfood items, reports a new Cornell study.


Navy Times

Website seeks to connect Korea vets with original wartime photos

More than 5.7 million Americans served in the Korean War from 1950 to 1953. A New York state-based project seeks to connect Korean Warw photos with the soldiers featured in them or their families.


Steuben Courier

Canisteo man killed in farm tractor accident Updated at

Kenneth B. Quick, 67, was killed in the accident, which occurred on his property on County Route 119 in the Town of Canisteo, according to the Steuben County Sheriff's Office.



Three arrested in Greece home invasion

According to police, Thomas Pryor, 29, of Spencerport, Qzay Clark, 28, or Farmington, and Alexander Kates, 23, of Rochester were taken into custody without incident at various locations in Monroe County Tuesday.

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Suspects in Greece home invasion in court

Thomas Pryor, 29, of Spencerport, Qzay Clark, 28, or Farmington, and Alexander Kates, 23, of Rochester pleaded not guilty to the following charges: Kidnapping 1st , Burglary 1st, Robbery 1st, Grand Larceny 1st, Criminal Possession of a Firearm 1st, Assault 2nd, Burglary 3rd and Grand Larceny 2nd.



Comptroller candidate to hold meet and greet at Jammers game today

Robert Antonacci, Republican candidate for New York state comptroller, is coming to Russell Diethrick Park today at 7 p.m. on a campaign trip across New York ballparks.


The Wave

Around Town

Gabriella Ertle, an Aliso Niguel High School senior, participated in Explore Your Future, a six-day career exploration camp for deaf and hard-of-hearing students at the National Technical Institute for the Deaf at the Rochester Institute of Technology in Rochester, N.Y. She learned about possible careers in computer art design, business, health ... (more)


Tue Aug 19, 2014

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.


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.


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.


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.



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