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Rochester in Focus: Sept. 24, 2022

ROCHESTER, N.Y. On today’s episode of Rochester in Focus, we’ve been telling you about the staffing challenges that law enforcement agencies have been facing for months. News10NBC’s Emily Putnam is talking with the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office about recruitment, specifically at the Monroe County Jail. She...
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Man fatally shot overnight on Jefferson Ave.

ROCHESTER, N.Y. Rochester police are investigating a homicide from overnight at the intersection of Jefferson Avenue and Iceland Street. When police arrived on the scene they found a man in his 50s with at least one gunshot wound to the upper body. He was taken to URMC but died shortly after arrival.
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Bicyclist seriously injured after being struck by vehicle

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – A bicyclist is in guarded condition after being struck by a vehicle Saturday morning in Rochester at the intersection of East Avenue and Winton Road. When officers arrived to the scene they located the female bicyclist in the roadway. AMR took the bicyclist to Strong Memorial Hospital where she is in […]
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Light The Night Rochester

Over the weekend, many gathered to celebrate, honor and remember those touched by blood cancers at the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Light The Night event. The funds raised by the community fund lifesaving research, advocacy and support for blood cancer patients and their families. There will be a virtual event experience provided for any participants who were not able to join in person, which will be held on November 15.
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RPD: Woman, man murdered in separate shootings

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – The Rochester Police Department’s Major Crimes Unit is investigating two murders in Rochester that took place late Saturday night and during the early morning hours Sunday. The first one took place Saturday evening on Pearce Street. When officers arrived to the scene they located a woman who was deceased at around […]
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Woman shot on Third Street

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – A woman is recovering at Rochester General Hospital after she was stabbed Saturday morning in Rochester on Third Street near Central Park. Officers with the Rochester Police Department said the shooting took place shortly before 10 a.m. According to the RPD, the woman is in her 20s and a private vehicle […]
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Cultural Festival held at International Plaza on Saturday

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – People of all backgrounds gathered today to celebrate Latin and Caribbean culture. It was held at the International Plaza. There was live music and food. They also had more than 20 vendors and a live painting demonstration.
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Car crashes into Premier Pastry bakery on South Ave

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — An SUV slammed into the bakery Premier Pastry on South Avenue in Rochester on Friday afternoon. You can see the vehicle hit the front of the bakery, damaging some of the brick wall. Wedding cakes are inside. Premier Pastry is a classic bakeshop specializing in custom special-occasion cakes, plus cookies, cupcakes, and tarts.
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Rochester teen pleads guilty to shooting in Amherst

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — An 18-year-old from Rochester pleaded guilty on Friday to a shooting in the town of Amherst involving a local teenager. The 18-year-old admitted to shooting a 17-year-old with a rifle, paralyzing him. It happened back in July 2021. He is not being identified by the Erie...
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Brighton hands out kits to combat catalytic converter thefts

BRIGHTON, N.Y. — Free catalytic converter kits are being handed out in Brighton. It’s an effort to combat ongoing thefts. The Brighton Police Department is partnering with Rochester company Metalico to hand them out for public safety day. Kits will be available this Sunday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Brighton farmers market or until supplies last.
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Pontillo’s Pizza hoping to reopen next week

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The owner of the Pontillo’s Pizza in Pittsford hopes to reopen next week after a temporary shutdown – that’s has the whole town talking. We went inside the State Street pizza shop on Friday and spoke to the owner on camera. News10NBC spoke...

Funeral arrangements announcement for RFD firefighter Elvis Reyes

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) – The Rochester Fire Department announced on Saturday the calling hours for firefighter Elvis Reyes who passed away on Wednesday. Reyes’ calling hours will take place at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center on Tuesday, September 27, from 1-8 p.m. Reyes’ funeral will be held at the Blue Cross Arena […]
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Wait – Is This Famous Rochesterian Actually From Buffalo?

Remember when you discovered the truth about Santa, the Easter Bunny, and the Tooth Fairy?. Brace yourself - this could potentially feel like that. Wegmans Food Markets have called Buffalo one of its homes since 1977, but fast forward to 2022 and Wegmans has over 100 locations in seven states and is now one of the largest supermarket chains in the country.
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