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Contrary to reports, doctors say squirrel brains didn't kill Rochester-area man

According to the reports, the patient was a hunter who told doctors he hunted squirrels and enjoyed eating their brains. However, again, doctors say consuming the brains was unrelated to his death.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-19 22:35:18

Inmate hits another inmate, ruptures his eardrum

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ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-19 18:25:30

State police release cause of death for 20 victims of limo crash

Speakers at a vigil in Amsterdam sought to console those grieving after a crash Oct. 6, 2018, killed 17 passengers, a driver and two bystanders.Georgie Silvarole and Laura Nichols, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-19 20:25:00

Police testify in Seneca Falls murder case hearing

WATERLOO — Late on the night of May 12, two police officers responding to a Seneca Falls apartment found a small child unconscious and barely breathing.That was the testimony of Seneca Falls Police Department Sgt. Angela Anderson and former SFPD Officer Brad Clouston during a suppression hearing Thu

FINGER LAKES TIMES - 2018-10-19 11:55:00

Former NTID student discovered unconscious alongside Henrietta road

"The victim’s friend, whom he was visiting, realized he had not returned home and began looking for him," deputies said in a release.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-19 21:24:00

Rochester man convicted on drug, firearm charges

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - An investigation by the Rochester Police Department and ATF has led to a conviction for a Rochester man.U.S. Attorney James Kennedy says that 26-year-old Laquan Simmons was convicted of firearm possession and cocaine possession with the intent to distribute.Investigators say

13 WHAM - 2018-10-19 18:05:41

City schools superintendent Barbara Deane-Williams to retire in 2019

"I have notified the Rochester Board of Education and staff of the Rochester City School District of my decision to retire effective January 31, 2019. It has been a privilege to serve as Superintendent and work side-by-side with so many dedicated educators, staff members, labor partners, parents, a

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-19 10:18:00

Middleport businessman buys Medina manufacturing facility

A Middleport businessman has acquired a vacant industrial complex in the Orleans County Village of Medina, with plans to redevelop the facility and lease it to new manufacturing or commercial tenants. Kyle Brent, through B360 Holdings, purchased the 33.85-acre Bernzomatic plant at 1 Bernzomatic Driv

BUFFALO NEWS - 2018-10-19 13:23:58

Rochester library struck by gunfire

Officers responded to the Phillis Wheatley Community Library, 33 Dr. Samuel McCree Way, at 5:18 p.m. for the report of shots being fired from a vehicle, Capt. Mark Mura said.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-19 02:27:00

Port of Rochester terminal building renamed in honor of former Mayor Bill Johnson

Johnson also championed a fast ferry service that became, for many, the most memorable chapter of his tenure at City Hall.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-19 21:19:58

RPD opens new substation at Rochester General Hospital

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ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-19 22:28:09

Testimony: Man accused of hiding Sodus mother's body told police he found her dead

SODUS, NY (WROC) - The man charged with hiding the body of a Sodus mother claims he found her dead and hid her body out of fear of being blamed for her death, according to court testimony.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-18 22:20:51

Two 'rage rooms' are opening in Rochester

And, yes, there are any number of gentle ways to relieve everyday stress, anxiety and anger: Take a walk. Get more sleep. Breathe deeply. Light a candle. Blah blah blah.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-18 17:18:00

State investigation found no shortcomings by RGH in treatment of Sweden mom charged in son's murder

Hanane Mouhib, age 36, is charged with murder for the death of her son, seven-year-old Abraham Cardenas.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-18 19:19:44

Things to do around Rochester from Oct. 18 to 24

1Haunt the Belle, a Halloween-themed cruise on the Genesee River aboard the Harbor Town Belle, departs from Voyager Boat Sales on Marina Drive in Irondequoit at 7 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 18. (Boarding starts at 6:15 p.m.) Tickets are $25 for the two-hour journey, which also will include live music, pizz


New apartment buildings open on Hudson Avenue

One building was dedicated to the late Ellen Stubbs, a nurse at the Jordan Health Center. The second building was named for Minister Raymond Scott and Maxine Scott, who are longtime community activists in Rochester.

13 WHAM - 2018-10-18 16:49:19

Brighton CSD: Student offered ride to school by stranger

In a message posted to the district website, Superintendent Kevin McGowan said the student was offered a ride to school by someone they didn't know. Thankfully, the student refused and the incident was reported.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-18 21:05:51

Chicken, ice cream and waffles at the new JackRabbits, with $4 lunch box

The restaurant specializes in traditional American comfort food, serving southern fried chicken, homemade side dishes such as collard greens. It will serve its version of bubble waffles that can be served with chicken or ice cream. There will also be an ice cream parlor with sweet treats served from

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-10-18 12:00:00

6 New York Cities, 3 in Central New York Have the Most Rats in the Country

The number of New York cities withratscontinues to grow. Six places made the annualTop 50 Rattiest Citiesthis year, 3 incentral New York.So where are all the rats hanging out? Chicago....for the 4th year in a row. But since rat activity increases when it's cold, it's no surprise New York makes the l


Suspect in Wayne Co. murder-for-hire plot gets 20 years to life in prison

ONTARIO, NY (WROC) - One of the four people charged in the death of an Ontario woman, as part of a plot to collect insurance money, has been sentenced to 20 years to life behind bars.

ROCHESTERFIRST.COM - 2018-10-18 14:39:09