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The police investigation on Avenue D, Aug. 3, 2021.

Police: Woman and teenager injured in stabbing on Avenue D


Chief: 3 adults, 2 children hospitalized with injuries after rollover crash on Thruway

Chief: 3 adults, 2 children hospitalized with injuries after rollover crash on Thruway


Gates Chili School District mandates masks, regardless of vaccination

Former Parma music teacher who secretly recorded students sentenced to 50 years

While some businesses announce mask requirements, others announce vaccine requirements

NY handing out $9M in grants for live performance venues

New York is giving a boost to the performing arts.


Gates Chili CSD to host job fair, looking to fill more than 60 support staff positions

Gates Chili Central School District is looking to fill more than 60 support staff positions. 


DOT: Drivers should expect overnight closures at I-390/I-490 interchange this week

Drivers should expect overnight closures at the I-390/I-490 interchange in the Town of Gates this week.


Healthcare workers rally in Rochester against vaccine mandates

More than 100 healthcare workers who are opposed to getting vaccinated for COVID-19 held a rally in front of Strong Memorial Hospital Monday morning.


Rochester Police searching for missing man

The Rochester Police Department is asking for help finding a missing 70-year-old man.


Where did all the students go? News10NBC investigates why MCC's enrollment is down 47%

Something is happening at Monroe Community College that caught our investigative eye.


County hopes mask recommendation will lower infection rate before start of school

Whether you’re vaccinated or not, Monroe County now wants you to wear a mask when you’re inside a public place, that includes buildings, stores, museums and malls.


Golf tournament held in honor of Julie Baker, woman killed by ex-boyfriend in Canandaigua

A celebration took place Monday for a Perinton woman murdered in Canandaigua in January 2020.


Rochester man accused of participating in Capitol Riot back in court Monday

The alleged U.S. Capitol rioter from Rochester was back in court Monday.


VIPER Task Force nets nearly 200 arrests in Rochester

A new, federal crackdown on violence in Rochester has resulted in nearly 200 arrests.


Coronavirus in Monroe County: 52 new cases, county updates deaths

According to the Monroe County Health Department, more than 68,200 people in the county have tested positive for COVID-19.


Masking Guidelines: A list of places requiring masks for the fully-vaccinated

As of Monday, Monroe County, Ontario County and Wayne County meet the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)'s threshold for "substantial" COVID-19 transmission.


Motorcyclist dies after crash on Calkins Road in Henrietta

Deputies with the Monroe County Sheriff's Office are investigating a fatal crash involving a motorcycle in Henrietta.


Monroe County, major healthcare system employees required to get vaccine or face regular testing in Sept.

The new rules apply to employees of Monroe Community Hospital, the Monroe County Department of Public Health, Rochester Regional Health, URMC, the University of Rochester, and UR Medicine affiliates, and will go into effect Wednesday, Sept. 8.


Monroe County recommends universal indoor masking, requires county employees to wear masks

Monroe County is now recommending everyone mask up while indoors, regardless of vaccination status.


Clothesline Festival to return in-person in September, with some changes

The 65th annual festival will be held Saturday and Sunday, Sept. 11 and 12.


Rochester man, teen arrested in connection to May double shooting

Police say 32-year-old Antoine Williams, and the teen were both charged with second-degree criminal possession of a weapon.


Cuomo: Local governments should adopt CDC masking suggestion, mandate vaccines for some workers

The recommendation was first introduced by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention last week in response to the Delta variant's ability to spread among vaccinated people.


NY eviction moratorium still in place as federal ban ends

The deadline for the federal ban on evictions has now passed but it won't affect New Yorkers, yet.


Good Question: How come the airport bar is closed?

Anthony reached out to News10NBC's Brennan Somers: How come the Rochester airport bar is closed?  I traveled all over the country and this is the only place where the bar/restaurant is closed.