Legislator LaMar calls for independent investigation into accusations against Flagler-Mitchell

Legislator LaMar calls for independent investigation into accusations against Flagler-Mitchell


DoorDash offering $200K in grants to Monroe County restaurants

Restaurant alleges liquor license was suspended after it joined orange zone lawsuit, appeared on Fox News

Rochester Police Accountability Board submits final recommendations

Police: Gates man arrested for pointing replica guns at driver

Binghamton based dealer buys Rochester area Fucillo dealerships

The Matthews Auto Group announced Wednesday it bought both Fuccillo Hyundai and Fuccillo Kia of Greece, in addition to three Syracuse area dealerships.

Procession held for Chief Warrant Officer Christian Koch

The procession rolled out around 9:30 a.m.

Cuomo lifts Orange, Yellow Zone restrictions for most of NY

Governor Cuomo is expected to announce Wednesday the loosening of COVID-19 restrictions in New York State. 

Firefighter hurt in Tuesday night fire

The fire happened at a complex on Driving Park Avenue near Pierpont Street around 10:45 p.m.

Coaches, student-athletes in high-risk sports hoping for health departments' OK

Monroe County high school athletes are crossing their fingers in getting a green light to play.

Police Accountability Board investigating RPD response to Floyd, Prude protests

The Rochester Police Accountability Board is launching an investigation into the Rochester Police Department's response to protests this summer and fall.

Rochester clinical research currently enrolling and testing Novavax COVID-19 vaccine

Rochester Clinical Research has worked on multiple COVID-19 vaccines, including the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, but now they are taking on Novavax, which has yet to be FDA approved.

DOL statistics show industries most affected by pandemic

With the economy slowly turning around, New York has seen the unemployment rate drop for five straight months, most recently from 8.4% to 8.2%.

RCSD teachers raise objections to proposed plan for return to in-person learning

Rochester City School District teachers are turning up their resistance to opening the city's schools up for more students to learn in-person.

Coronavirus in Monroe County: 366 new cases confirmed

According to the Monroe County Health Department, more than 46,180 people in the county have tested positive for COVID-19.

Rochester woman pleads guilty to production of child pornography

A Rochester woman pleaded guilty to production of child pornography.

RPO welcomes new music director

The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra is under new leadership.

Genesee Brew House to open with limited days beginning Friday

In a release Tuesday, a brew house spokesperson said the restaurant will only be open on Fridays and Saturdays from 11 a.m. – 9 p.m. and will operate with a limited capacity.

Monroe County Republicans to Cuomo: Vaccine distribution should be handled by counties

Legislature President Joe Carbone says he called on the governor to make the change after he says he received countless reports of miscommunication between state and vaccine distribution locations, among other reported problems.

Seneca Park Zoo announces deaths of Bald Eagle, Python

The zoo announced Tuesday American bald eagle, Abe, and Burmese Python, Abby, both passed away.

2 of 3 fallen National Guardsmen escorted to Fort Drum

The remains of two of the National Guardsmen killed in last week's helicopter crash in Mendon were honored with another procession Tuesday morning.

Rochester launches 'Person in Crisis' team

A "Person in Crisis" team has launched in Rochester and will be used as an alternative response to mental health calls. 

Rochester business owners react to Cuomo's announcement that COVID restrictions may be loosened

Rochester area businesses cheered the news Monday that Gov. Andrew Cuomo planned to lighten the burden of coronavirus restrictions.

Urban League, ESL offering grants to small businesses amid pandemic

The Urban League of Rochester and ESL Federal Credit Union have teamed up to offer $300,000 in stabilization grants for small businesses during the pandemic. 

Memorial set up at site of helicopter crash that killed 3 Guardsmen

A temporary memorial has been set up to remember the three New York National Guardsmen who were killed in last week's helicopter crash in Mendon.