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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.
Law and Order: Horseshoe Lake Road man accused of strangulation
Jesus Francisco Macarlo Ixcolin, 26, of Horseshoe Lake Road, Stafford, is charged with second-degree strangulation. He was arraigned then jailed without bail on Dec. 6 for alleged actions at 6:15 a.m. on Sept. 17 on Horseshoe Lake Road. He is due in Stafford Town Court on Dec. 11. The case was handl
High Voltage Tattoo donating all funds from holiday gift certificate sales to local charities
High Voltage Tattoo & Piercing is hosting its annual holiday fundraiser but instead of hosting one big tattoo marathon, owner Mark Fanara is selling gift certificates with all proceeds going to abused and neglected children in Genesee County.
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.
Speedway buys Express Mart stations, stores in upstate New York
Ten area Express Mart gas stations and convenience stores are now part of the Speedway network, after the parent companies of the two brands completed a larger transaction involving 78 stores across Upstate New York.
Grand Jury: Man accused of stealing and defacing 13 firearms from The Firing Pin in Bergen
Morgan R. Coles is indicted for the crime of third-degree burglary, a Class D felony. It is alleged that on Sept. 26 in the Town of Bergen that Coles knowingly entered or remained unlawfully in The Firing Pin with the intent to commit a crime. In count two, he is accused of criminal possession of a
Rochester man stabbed on Genesee Street
ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - A Rochester man took himself to St. Mary's Hospital after having been stabbed Saturday shortly before 1 a.m. Rochester Police officers say the incident took place on Genesee Street and that the victim, 57, sustained a minor puncture wound to his upper body.
GSO to perform annual holiday concert Sunday (tomorrow)
The Genesee Symphony Orchestra performs its annual Holiday Concert tomorrow (Sunday) at Byron-Bergen High School featuring young artist winner Raymond Feng. The program includes Overture to the Marriage of Figaro (Mozart), A Charlie Brown Christmas (Vince Guaraldi), Concerto No. 3 in C Major (Prokof
Hanks, Pangrazio spin 299 games in Albion, Oakfield league bowling
A pair of 299 games and a bunch of lofty 700 series highlighted Genesee Region league bowling action for the week ending Dec. 9. On Monday at Oak Orchard Bowl in Albion, Robbie Hanks came within a pin of his fifth USBC-certified 300 game with a 299--743 effort in the Sneezy's Monday Night League. Ro
Photos: Genesee Ice Devils, Geneseo Knights tie in overtime
Genesee Ice Devils visited Geneseo Ice knight last evening at SUNY Geneseo State College of which both teams were exchanging possession but remain scoreless through the first period. Senior Jackson Backus found the back of the net three minutes into the second period. Assist by AJ Versage.
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.
Two in a row for Empire Earl N at Batavia
Photo of Empire Earl N with drive Drew Monti. After going winless since Sept. 7 when he trotted a season’s best 1:56.3, Empire Earl N has regained early season form winning two consecutive top-class races at Batavia Downs. The second score came on Friday night (Dec.7) when he captured the $11,000 Op
Elba's second-half comeback sinks Notre Dame, 52-48
The Elba and Notre Dame early-season matchup at Elba was everything you expect an Elba vs. Notre Dame game to be: raucous crowd, and a battle to the end between two talented teams.
Lockport homeless shelter faces funding shortfall
An official of Lockport CARES, a not-for-profit organization serving Lockport's homeless, said Friday the group will have to keep one of its two neighboring houses closed unless donations increase by 25 percent.
Police say 21-year-old man shot father inside NY home
HENRIETTA, N.Y. (AP) — A 21-year-old man has been arrested in the fatal shooting of his father inside a Rochester-area home. Monroe County Sheriff’s deputies tell the Democrat and Chronicle that Fabian Vazquez shot his 48-year-old father, Dezerick Brooks, around 5:30 p.m. Friday inside Vazquez’s hom
Gates Police caution skepticism after woman falls victim to $12,000 scam
Gates, N.Y. (WHAM) - Gates Police are warning people to be skeptical about calls from people claiming to be government or law enforcement agents during the holidays. Officers sent out a warning Friday after they said a Gates woman was scammed out of approximately $12,000. According to police, the su
Photos: Batavia's fourth quarter run comes up short in Honeoye-Falls
Head coach Buddy Brasky has warned us that, at least at the start, this will be a challenging season for the Batavia Blue Devils and the team got off to a rocky start with a 43-39 lose to Honeoye Falls-Lima.
Son charged with murder after father's shooting at Henrietta home
HENRIETTA, N.Y. (WROC-TV) - A 21-year-old man was arraigned in the early morning hours on Saturday, accused of shooting and killing his father Friday evening in Henrietta. Deputies say they were called to 15 Parkerhouse Road around 5:30 p.m.
Thousands gather for Genesee Brewery keg tree lighting
On a cold and clear night near downtown thousands gathered to celebrate a new Rochester tradition. Organizers estimated more than 4,000 people packed in together outside the Genesee Brew House to count down and then toast the arrival of the Genesee Brewery keg tree.
Man shot and killed on Parkerhouse Road in Henrietta
A man is dead following a shooting at a residence on Parkerhouse Road in Henrietta on Friday, according to the Monroe County Sheriff's Office. Police responded to 15 Parkerhouse Road about 5:30 p.m. for the report of a shooting. Deputies cleared the house and located a man who had been shot. The man