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Parolee convicted for fatal shooting during Rochester robbery

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — A parolee arrested in Alabama for a fatal shooting in Rochester was convicted of murder, robbery, and more Monday. Prosecutors say Jarrelle Williams, 39, shot Sharell Brown and another person during a robbery on Phelps Avenue in April, 2022. Brown did not survive. The second victim, severely injured, was able to […]
ROCHESTER, NY
13 WHAM

Fire at vacant home on North Clinton Avenue

A vacant house on North Clinton Avenue near Morrill Street and Avenue A caught fire Monday around 3:30 a.m. The fire started in the attic of a two-and-a-half-story apartment building, according to firefighters, and went to a second alarm due to the size of the home and the amount of fire.
ROCHESTER, NY
rochesterfirst.com

Rochester Monday evening forecast

Expect to finish the day in the upper 20s. Partial clearing tonight will translate to lows in the lower 20s going into Tuesday. We will track a front that moves through late morning, but it forces warm air into the region before its passage. Rochester Monday evening forecast. Expect to...
ROCHESTER, NY
13 WHAM

Historically low snow this year in Rochester

Rochester, N.Y. (WHAM) - I'm sure that this won't come as much of a surprise to you, but this has been a historically slow snow season for Rochester. Through February 5th the National Weather Service (NWS) in Rochester has only recorded 21.2" of snow. This snow amount is more than 40" below normal. Through this point this is the 5th least snowy winter in Rochester since 1926.
ROCHESTER, NY
WHEC TV-10

House fire on Galusha Street displaces four people

ROCHESTER, N.Y. – The Rochester Fire Department said they received a call this morning for a fire on Galusha Street. Everyone who lived in the home was able to escape on their own, and fire crews were able to get the fire under control. One firefighter was hurt, but...
ROCHESTER, NY

3 Eastman alumni took home Grammys Sunday night

ROCHESTER, N.Y. (WROC) — Last night, Harry Styles took home the well-hyped Grammy Award for Album of the Year. Viola Davis reached EGOT status — adding a Grammy to her Emmy, Oscar and Tony awards. And several star performers provided entertainment throughout the evening. Here in Rochester, those watching the 63rd annual Grammy Awards had […]
ROCHESTER, NY

AAA: Gas prices drop slightly

BUFFALO, N.Y. — Drivers in Western New York and across the country are seeing gas price drop slightly, according to data from AAA. The average price of a gallon of gas in Buffalo is $3.44, which is one cent less than last week. In Batavia, gas prices are currently at $3.43, one cents lower than the week before. The average price in Rochester also down two cents from last week to $3.51 a gallon.
BUFFALO, NY
WHEC TV-10

First Alert Weather: Winter weather still difficult to find

ROCHESTER, N.Y. It is likely that unseasonably mild weather will return for the next four days to Western New York. Typically, Rochester can expect daytime high temperatures in the middle 30s for this time of the year, but warmer than normal temperatures are likely for Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday. However, with the warmer weather, we will also find periods of rain.
ROCHESTER, NY
buffaloscoop.com

Amerks to celebrate Hometown Heroes Night on February 10

The Rochester Americans are celebrating their annual “Hometown Heroes Night,” presented by Advantage Federal Credit Union, on Friday, Feb. 10 when the team hosts the Springfield Thunderbirds at 7:05 p.m. at The Blue Cross Arena. “Hometown Heroes Night is a game we take great pride in hosting each...
ROCHESTER, NY
rochesterfirst.com

Community members jump into Lake Ontario for Polar Plunge

Community members jumped into frigid Lake Ontario for Rochester's Polar Plunge Saturday! All the money raised goes to the Special Olympics New York. Read more: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/community/community-events/community-members-jump-into-lake-ontario-for-polar-plunge/. Community members jump into Lake Ontario for Polar …. Community members jumped into frigid Lake Ontario for Rochester's Polar Plunge Saturday! All the money...
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