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Lightfoot Gruber and Melendez secure re-election to City Council, Stanley Martin to join

Lightfoot Gruber and Melendez secure re-election to City Council, Stanley Martin to join


Malik Evans speaks on June 22, 2021 after he won the Primary Election for mayor of Rochester.

Malik Evans wins Primary Election for Rochester mayor


'Concerts by the Shore' series announced, Grammy award-winning jazz guitarist Pat Metheny to play at Kodak Center

Community-based vaccine clinics scheduled for this week

Primary Day: Elections looking closer to 'normal' this year

Villa of Hope raising starting wage amid worker shortage

Low pay and the shortage of workers have significantly affected the health care field, especially coming off the heels of a pandemic.


Spiegeltent returning to Rochester Fringe Festival this year

The Cristal Palace Spiegeltent, a rare “mirror tent” from Belgium, is returning to the KeyBank Rochester Fringe Festival this year.


Police still searching for suspect in Webster carjacking

Police are still searching for a suspect accused of punching a woman and stealing her car in the Savers parking lot on Ridge Road in Webster Monday.


17-year-old hurt in shooting on city's west side

A 17-year-old is injured after a shooting on Rochester’s west side Tuesday afternoon.


Primary Day: Mayoral candidate Malik Evans casts his vote

Tuesday is primary day in New York state. One of the races News10NBC is tracking is the contest for Rochester mayor.


First Alert Weather In-Depth: Did a microburst cause damage in Perinton?

A line of strong and intense thunderstorms rolled through the viewing area Monday afternoon with numerous damage reports. Thousands were left without power and are still without power as of Tuesday morning.


Rochester man injured in shooting on Magnolia Street near Genesee Street

A Rochester man in his 20s was hurt in a shooting but is expected to survive.


Perinton home destroyed when storm downs tree

A home in Perinton is destroyed after a tree came crashing down during severe storms Monday afternoon.


House on Moore Road in Henrietta destroyed in fire

A large fire destroyed a house on Moore Road by Bradgate Park in Henrietta Monday night.


Penfield senior wins new car from Ide Family of Dealerships

All Penfield seniors were allowed to enter the giveaway on the condition they would go on to graduate.


Food pantry unveiled at Edison Tech

A new food pantry at Edison Tech was unveiled Monday.


Elmwood Avenue multi-use corridor improvement project advancing in House

Rep. Joe Morelle (D, NY-27) joined local leaders to announce the Elmwood Avenue multi-use corridor improvement project is advancing in the House of Representatives.


About 1% of Monroe County's registered voters participated in early voting

Early voting numbers are in, but the results will not be released until all votes are counted for the 2021 Primary Elections.


Rochester mayoral primary candidates taking final campaign steps

News10NBC is following all the major races, especially for the mayor of the City of Rochester.


Police identify man who drowned at Durand Eastman Beach

Police are investigating after a Rochester man drowned at Durand Eastman Beach Saturday afternoon.


Irondequoit neighbors frustrated about tree removal due to road, gutter work

Some neighbors in Irondequoit are not happy with the town because it's chopping down trees in front of their homes that have been there for more than 50 years. 


New indictment against Hilton principal includes 15 additional victims

More victims have come forward against Hilton Elementary School Principal Kirk Ashton.


2nd large fight in two months at county-run Children's Detention Center

A Monroe County Children’s Detention Center worker is injured after a fight broke out at the center in Rush Sunday afternoon.


3 dogs, 5 puppies rescued from apartment fire in Rochester

Three dogs and five puppies were rescued from an apartment fire on Madison Street in Rochester Monday morning.


Coronavirus in Monroe County: 10 new cases, county updates deaths

According to the Monroe County Health Department, over 67,360 people in the county have tested positive for COVID-19.