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Perinton residents to voice concerns over stinky landfill

The odor is so bad Brett Provenzano, the superintendent of the Fairport Central School District, issued a statement saying, "The stench is compromising the learning environment at schools close to the site." People in neighborhoods surrounding the landfill are constantly posting their concerns in th

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-16 15:05:00

Drug maker says it's ending research into Parkinson's and Alzheimer's diseases

One of the biggest drug companies in the United States says it is stopping its research into drugs for Alzheimer's and Parkinson's disease. Another company, Axovant, says the drug it has been testing for Alzheimer's and dementia doesn't work. Imagine the impact that news has on families who are livi

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-16 02:51:00

Amerks home winning streak ends

The Rochester Americans rode a three-game home winning streak entering Monday's game against Utica. The game went into overtime, as goalie Linus Ullmark made 40 saves in the game. The contest went into a shootout, where the Amerks lost 2-1. "Maybe we needed to shoot more rather than be fancy," sa

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-16 11:48:00

U of R interim president hopes university community can heal, rebuild

Richard Feldman issued a welcome back message for the start of the spring semester, saying in part: "The University of Rochester has an opportunity to be a model for other institutions, not just in the letter of our policies and procedures but in the spirit of our actions, measured by our respect f

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-15 20:11:00

Genesee Brewery parent company names new CEO

The state's oldest brewery will have new leadership starting next month. North American Breweries, parent company of Rochester's Genesee Brewery, announced Tuesday that Kris Sirchio, chief executive officer since 2013, will step down. Florida Ice and Farm Company, which owns North American Breweries

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-16 18:16:27

Tyburn Academy: Why Catholic education is the right choice for your child

Catholic Schools Week begins Jan. 29 in Auburn and across the United States. It's a time to celebrate the long history of success in Catholic schools in Auburn and to look toward a promising future of educating youth for many generations to come. The future of St. Joseph School and Tyburn Academy is

CITIZEN ONLINE - 2018-01-16 19:00:00

Golisano announces campaign to help homeowners fight for fair property taxes

Rochester billionaire and Paychex founder Tom Golisano has launched a new campaign to help homeowners fight for fair property taxes. The Tax My Property Fairly campaign features an online resource to help property owners understand why their property taxes are among the highest in the nation relativ

WHEC TV-10 - 2018-01-16 19:05:00

The end of the Rochester region's snow and cold is in sight

Subscribed, but don't have a login? Comparatively placid skies and warming temperatures will mark Rochester's weather this week, spelling an end to the second snow-filled cold snap since late December. We should be well into the 40's or low 50's by next weekend. Our blanket of snow will disappear.

DEMOCRAT AND CHRONICLE - 2018-01-15 20:59:13

Nearly two dozen residents displaced in East Dallas apartment fire

Nearly two dozen people were displaced from their homes after a residential building caught fire Monday night in east Dallas. There were no injuries reported as nearly 70 firefighters worked to knock out the fire which impacted 14 units in the 8100 block of Skillman Street, according to officials. T

WFAA - 2018-01-16 12:22:28

Trains at Northpark Chairs Make Holiday Magic

Ronald McDonald House of Dallas (RMHD) thanked the chairs and sponsors of this year's The Trains at NorthPark, presented by Bank of Texas, at the Highland Park home of Lindsay Billingsley. The Trains at NorthPark is a beloved holiday attraction that draws about 75,000 visitors each year and provides

PARKCITIESPEOPLE.COM - 2018-01-16 18:16:44

Deadly Shooting Leads To Crash In Dallas

DALLAS, TX - Investigators are working to determine what led up to the shooting that left a 28-year-old man dead Monday evening. Alberto Macedo was driving around 6:30 p.m. when he was shot Monday, police say. He crashed his black Chevrolet Corvette in the 6400 block of Military Parkway, near Fair V

PATCH - 2018-01-16 11:58:37

'A time for us to enjoy and feel a part of something': Dallas MLK parade draws thousands of spectators

The Rev. Martin Luther King Jr.'s dream felt like a reality for the Coleman family on Monday, as Anita Coleman watched teenage daughter Kimberlyn ride through the annual Dallas MLK parade in a white Corvette. "That's my baby!" the Dallas woman sang out, clapping and cheering when her daughter drove

DALLAS NEWS - 2018-01-15 22:30:21

Closings And Delays In Dallas: Winter Weather Watch

DALLAS, TX - With winter weather on the way, a number of schools and businesses in North Texas have announced delays and closures. Below you'll find a list of those schools and businesses, along with their reopening dates. We're working to keep this list updated, so check back often. And if you noti

PATCH - 2018-01-15 23:51:26

Police Chase Ends With Crash in Dallas

Texas State Troopers, Dallas Sheriff's Office and Dallas Police Department are all working a major crash that happened after a police chase. Texas DPS Officers were involved in a chase with a suspected stolen vehicle in Dallas. DPS Officers then ask for assistance from Dallas Police and Dallas Sheri

NBC DALLAS-FORT WORTH - 2018-01-15 23:57:37

10 Dallas Portrait Photographers You Should Be Following

Looking for a Instagram photo fix? These 10 photographers capture the beauty in the humans around us, and the best part is they're all from Dallas. Upgrade your Instagram by following these local portrait photographers. Jorge Gomez Gomez began his photography career with Tumblr, but he's continued

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 10:00:00

Dallas' Best Cold-Weather Comfort Foods

Winter is really not messing around this year. As the temperature sometimes jumps and drops 30 degrees in one day, Dallas is experiencing a climate fatigue of sorts, and the short days have us stuffing ourselves with soul-warming comfort food. Assuming it's safe to be out on the roads, visit one of

DALLAS OBSERVER - 2018-01-16 10:00:00

Prince Harry and Meghan Markle: The Movie

Lifetime are making a movie about Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The cable network have announced plans for 'Harry & Meghan: The Royal Love Story', a film which will chronicle the couple's relationship from when they met through friends in 2016, their secret courtship and the subsequent scrutiny th

NELIGHNEWS.COM - 2018-01-15 16:00:00

Buck wins final round of Pigskin Predictions

A Neligh man selected 16 of 20 bowl game winners to claim the crown in the final edition of Pigskin Predictions. Tracy Buck wins $25 for his efforts, sponsored by the Neligh News and Leader, Creighton News and Clearwater Record-Ewing News. Richard Soper of Norfolk and Cory Frisch tied for second pla

NELIGHNEWS.COM

Taste of Shippensburg event canceled

The Taste of Shippensburg event, which had originally been scheduled for Jan. 27 has been canceled. Organizers say they were unable to reach the threshold of 10 participating food establishments to create an inaugural festival. The locations that had been interested included Arooga's, Sakura, Kathy'

CUMBERLAND COUNTY SENTINEL - 2018-01-14 20:04:00

Shiver me timbers! New signs pirates liked booty - and books

RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) - Dead men tell no tales, but there's new evidence that somebody aboard the pirate Blackbeard's flagship harbored books among the booty. In an unusual find, researchers have discovered shreds of paper bearing legible printing that somehow survived three centuries underwater on the

PRESS ENTERPRISE - 2018-01-16 09:43:43