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Wayne County sheriff issues 'No Unnecessary Travel' advisory overnight

WAYNE COUNTY, NY (WROC) - Ahead of a snow storm expected to push through Thursday evening, Wayne County Sheriff Barry Virts has issued a travel advisory.The 'No Unnecessary Travel' advisory takes effect at Thursday at 11 p.m. until 6 a.m. Friday.The order doesn't restrict travel but urges motorists

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-11-15 21:06:14

Police officer charged with conspiracy in Sodus double murder extradited to New York

Bron Bohlar is charged with conspiracy in connection to the murders of Joshua Niles and Amber Washburn in Sodus on October 22, 2018. (Photo: Moore County Sheriff's Office) According to CNYCentral's media partners The Moore County News Press, Bron Bohlar was extradited to New York Wednesday night on

CNYCENTRAL.COM - 2018-11-14 11:28:35

Conked-out engine ends pursuit of Rochester 14-year-old driving in Wayne County

The teen, who was not identified, was charged with third-degree unlawfully fleeing a police officer. A 17-year-old passenger, also from Rochester, was charged with seventh-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance (concentrated cannabis).

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-11-15 14:26:00

Rochester teens charged after car chase in Sodus

During the pursuit by deputies, the car fleeing police had its engine die. The driver then turned onto Redman Road, and pulled into an open field about 100 feet off of the road.

WUHF - 2018-11-15 09:31:31

Lake effect snow on the way for some in WNY

At this time, it appears that the greatest likelihood of accumulating snow will be in central, northern, and eastern Wayne County. However, some of the northern and eastern suburbs of Monroe County will find a few inches as well.


Man sentenced for using Auburn relatives' identities to steal around $175,000

From June 2015 to May 2016, Raymond Tortorello Jr., 30, used his grandfather's identity to take out more than $130,000 worth of cash and loans.He also used his grandmother's identity to get a $30,000 car loan. He also withdrew additional cash.

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-11-15 22:30:00

Heavy, wet snow forecast for late Thursday into Friday

Another bout of winter weather is headed our way, with heavy, wet snow coming to many places in Western and Central NY and the Finger Lakes.

WXXINEWS.ORG - 2018-11-15 00:00:00

1 dead after being ejected from car in Ontario County

Investigators are still working to determine the cause of the crash, but they do not believe weather was a factor.The identity of the victim has not yet been released, pending notification of family.


Wintry mix of snow, rain to slow morning commute in Monroe, Wayne counties; warnings remain in effect

The wintry mix, is expected to muddle the morning commute Wednesday, according to the National Weather Service in Buffalo.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-11-14 11:30:00

A thrift store with heart

The head of Helpful Hearts Community Closet, at 44 William St. in downtown Lyons, ran a thrift store at the site a few years back after taking some time off from her nursing career — but “it wasn’t making enough money to put me on payroll.”


Ground broken at 'Town Side at Pre-Emption'

“The town has been very supportive of this project from the start,” Venuti said. “It took a few years to get to this point, but I guess good things do come to those who wait. This type of project is definitely needed in this area.”

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-11-14 19:00:00

Police arrest two in meth lab bust

Clawson and another person at the residence, 42-year-old Meredith J. Bell, were arrested after the sheriff’s office narcotics unit, criminal investigation division and road patrol division executed a search warrant. That followed an investigation into the alleged production of meth at the location.

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-11-14 15:00:00

More winter weather advisories & warnings

He says on Wednesday it will be unseasonably cold, with more lake effect snow, and a high of 32.


VIDEO FORECAST: Wednesday, Nov. 14

Here's your mid-week forecast:Wednesday forecast:Hi: 32° | Lo: 26°Precipitation: 50% | Wind: W at 12mphToday: Blustery and cold with lake snow east of Rochester. Some of the snow may be heavy at times in Wayne County with 3-6+ possible.Tonight: Partly cloudy skies early will give way to cloudy skies


Trooper: One person dead after single car crash

East Bloomfield, N.Y. (WHAM) -- One person is dead after a single-vehicle crash Tuesday night in Ontario County.State police say the accident happened around 9:30 p.m. on Gauss Road in East Bloomfield.There was only one person in the car at the time of the crash.It is unclear what caused the crash,


LATEST: Another Sunray police officer arrested, charges not related to Sodus murders

The news outlet, quoting a press release from the Texas Department of Public Safety, said that acting chief Joseph Flores was arrested in Dumas, Texas, on Friday.


Winter storm watch issued for Wayne County

(Photo: TINA MACINTYRE-YEE/@tyee23/staff)A winter storm watch will be in effect from 7 p.m. Tuesday through 6 p.m. Wednesday for Wayne and Northern Cayuga counties.Heavy lake effect snow is possible during that period, according to the National Weather Service in Buffalo.Total snow accumulations of


Newark students create self portraits

NEWARK — Lincoln School parents soon will be able to purchase mugs, tote bags, T-shirts, ornaments and more with cartoon self-portrait keepsakes of their children as part of the annual Square 1 Art fundraiser to benefit PTA-sponsored projects and activities.


Police to release new details in fatal Irondequoit hit-and-run

IRONDEQUOIT, NY (WROC) - Police are set to release more details on the vehicle involved in a fatal hit-and-run crash in Irondequoit this weekend that killed an elderly woman.Officers are expected to provide a description of the vehicle involved in the crash on Bay View Road on Saturday.Police say a


Mother, son arrested on drug charges

Alec M. Spann, 23, was charged with first-degree criminal possession of a controlled substance, a class A felony.