As the Rochester City School District faced the prospect of hundreds of layoffs, advocates and lawmakers declared the need for more funding from the state while some teachers keeping their jobs demanded an opportunity to sacrifice to save their coworkers.
The New York State Police are investigating after an attempt to pull over a driver led to a pursuit on Joseph Avenue.
Monroe County still has more than 100 people dying from heroin overdoses every year, but a letter by a mother tweeted by the Monroe County Sheriff's Office showed us a side to the fight that we haven't seen before.
Irondequoit Town Supervisor Dave Seeley drew attention to “chronic property maintenance issues” at the Sycamore Green Apartments.
The Webster Police department is investigating reports of skimming.
A lottery for veteran preference housing in downtown Rochester was held Tuesday.
A Rochester music teacher is charged with production of child pornography.
Moody’s Investors Service has downgraded the City of Rochester’s financial outlook and credit rating.
Comedian Bill Maher is returning to Western New York next spring.
Taxpayers in three different school districts voted on capital projects on Tuesday.
The Rochester Teachers Association is trying to help with the transition after more than 150 of their members were told they're likely to be laid off.
A music teacher is in jail tonight after the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office says it found a camera hidden in the music school’s bathroom.
City of Rochester Chief of Staff Alex Yudelson announced his campaign for State Assembly in the 138th District.
The woman accused of a deadly stabbing on Rosewood Terrace last January was found guilty.
Education and public safety experts warned that the case of a Webster student facing felony charges for a threatening social media message highlighted the need for the right response from schools.
Hundreds of Rochester students from across the city, walked out of classes Monday morning to send a message to school leaders about teacher layoffs.
152 teachers in the Rochester City School District have learned they could be laid off.
Tech manufacturer Rotork is getting an extra $550,000 from Empire State Development to complete an expansion project on Mile Crossing Boulevard in Gates.
The owner of a local music school was arrested after deputies say he allegedly placed a camera in the school's bathroom.
Experience the dangers and delights of Dinosaur World Live in a new interactive show at the Kodak Center on Thursday, Feb. 6.