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Stoneyard Brewing Bringing Something New to Taps and Stores Near You
Stoneyard Brewing Company is bringing something new to taps and stores near you in central New York. The IPA beer lovers have been enjoying at the Brockport pub for more than a decade.
Man pleads guilty to criminally negligent homicide in Brockport overdose death
Rochester, N.Y. – A man has pleaded guilty to criminally negligent homicide and other charges in connection with a fatal overdose in Brockport. In addition to the criminally negligent homicide charge, 22-year-old Raymond Martinez pleaded guilty to two counts of criminal sale of a controlled substanc
Child porn charges issued in Rochester Amber Alert case
The Rochester man police say took a 14-year-old girl to New York City last week, sparking an Amber Alert and a state-wide manhunt, was charged with production and possession of child pornography in federal court Tuesday.
Town Judge charged with endangering welfare of a child
A Genesee County town judge finds himself on the wrong side of the bench after being charged with endangering the welfare of a child and harassment. State Police say they were made aware of a case of possible child abuse from Child Protective Services. The investigation revealed John Duyssen, 50, of
Retired sheriff's deputy arrested, charged with striking and injuring 9-year-old
LEROY, N.Y. (WKBW) - A former Genesee County Sheriff's deputy has been charged with striking a 9-year-old child, causing injuries. Child Protective Services informed the Bureau of Criminal Investigation about the child abuse case. An investigation revealed that 50-year-old John Duyssen allegedly str
Police: Man takes photos of dead woman in New York motel, steals her dog
Gates, N.Y. (WHAM) - Police in Gates, New York arrested a man Thursday after investigators said he broke into a dead woman's motel room, stole her dog and left without telling anyone she had died.
Greece Police investigator fatally struck pedestrian
SPENCERPORT, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - An on-duty Greece Police Investigator struck at 52-year-old pedestrian Saturday evening in Spencerport in the area of West Ridge Road and Trimmer Road at around 9 p.m.
Jaws of life used to rescue motorist in Parma crash
Parma, N.Y. – One person was rescued from a vehicle after a crash in Parma Monday night. The crash happened on Route 104, east of Trimmer Road. The Spencerport Fire District says one person was rescued from the vehicle with help from the jaws of life.
Rochester Police: Man stole dead woman's dog, took photos of her body after she overdosed
WROC/WSYR - A man was arrested in Rochester for allegedly taking photos of a dead woman's body and stealing her dog. According to Gates Police, a woman died of an overdose inside a Rochester-area motel on Oct. 20.
Spreading the word about the crisis in Nicaragua
BROCKPORT, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - They were once street kids in Nicaragua, now they're in the U.S.-- spreading the word about the plight of people just like them. Dancers, part of the dance ministry "Nicavangelists" performed Sunday at the Christ Community Church in Brockport. The boys have teamed up with
Police identify woman struck and killed by Greece police vehicle
Officials have identified the pedestrian who was struck and killed on West Ridge Road Saturday night by an unmarked police vehicle. The victim was Lillian Weyanna, 52, a Parma resident and native of Alaska. A spokesperson for the Monroe County Sheriff's office said her family there has been notified
Burned-out shell of Thurston Rd. apartment building torn down
Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - Fire investigators returned to the rubble Tuesday morning that was an apartment building in Rochester just 36 hours before. A five-alarm fire ripped through the building on Thurston Road, leaving it in ruins and pushing all 12 tenants out just two weeks before Christmas.
Past Churchville Fire Department chief killed in snowmobile crash in Adirondacks
Thomas Hetherington, 46, of Middlesex, Yates County, died Friday night in a snowmobile accident near Raquette Lake in the Adirondacks. Hetherington is a native of Churchville and a former chief of the Churchville Fire Department.
Truck rollover shuts down Union St. in Chili
CHILI, NY (WROC) - One person was taken to the hospital after a truck rollover in Chili. Firefighters are currently on scene working to clean-up the crash. Crews were called Union Street along Black Creek Park just before 2 p.m. for the accident.
4. BFA Thesis Exhibition
The College at Brockport is displaying a BFA Thesis Exhibition in the Tower Fine Arts Center Gallery. The show features Brittany Johnson, sculpture; Brittany Jordan, drawing; and Nick Viele, sculpture. Catch the exhibit before it ends on Dec. 9. brockport.edu.
Rochester man charged in bank robbery that led to crash appears in court
ROCHESTER, NY (WROC) - A Rochester man, accused of robbing a bank and almost running over a police officer with his vehicle as he tried to get away, appeared in court Monday morning to answer charges.
Bears women complete comeback at Brockport, win 81-67
BROCKPORT, N.Y.—A strong second half lifted the SUNY Potsdam women's basketball team (4-6, 1-3 SUNYAC) to an 81-67 road victory over SUNY Brockport (4-6, 2-2 SUNYAC) on Saturday afternoon. Freshman forward Devyn Elliot (Bronx, N.Y. /Cardinal Spellman) led all scorers with 22 points to go along with
Deputies: Greece Police officer hits, kills woman
Parma, N.Y. (WHAM)- Deputies say a Greece police officer struck and killed a woman walking along Route 104 in Parma around 9:00 p.m. Saturday. Part of that road is still shut down for the investigation.
Son accused of killing his father during domestic incident in Henrietta
A 21-year-old man has been charged in the death of his father, who was fatally shot at a residence on Parkerhouse Road in Henrietta on Friday. Fabian Vazquez, who lives at the residence, is charged with second-degree murder in connection to the shooting, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Offi
Watch: Genesee Brewery's Keg Tree lit in Rochester (video)
ROCHESTER, NY -- The beeriest celebration in Upstate New York lit up Rochester's High Falls area Friday, with the fifth annual illumination of the Genesee Brewery Keg Tree. The tree, which stands 27 feet tall, has 20,000 lights and is constructed of 525 empty beer kegs, is located next to the Genese