Memories of Dick Burt, 'NewsScope 13' and 'Batman' in Rochester During the 1960sHerbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
National Underground Railroad Freedom Center helps strike first Harriet Tubman commemorative coinNorthern Kentucky TribuneNewsBreak Contributor
Dog rescued after near 200-foot fall in Ovid ravineThe Canine ChroniclesNewsBreak Contributor
Memories of Sears at Long Ridge Mall in the '70sHerbie J PilatoNewsBreak Contributor
Dog and owner rescued from ravine in western New YorkThe Canine ChroniclesNewsBreak Contributor
NYSDEC: Ontario Co. manufacturing site poses ‘significant public health and environmental threat’
CLIFTON SPRINGS, N.Y. (WROC) — New York State is deeming a manufacturing plant in Ontario County to pose a significant “public health and environmental threat,” citing groundwater found to be contaminated with organic chemicals. The site is the G.W. Lisk plant in Clifton Springs. The New York State Department of Environmental Conservation is now recommending […]
New York State Woman Allegedly Headbutted Deputy
A New York state woman is facing a number of criminal charges, after officials say she endangered the welfare of a child. But it was when authorities attempted to intervene and arrest the woman is when she allegedly struck. WROC is reporting that the incident sent one deputy to the...
Two men charged in shooting, stabbing near Central NY bar
Auburn, N.Y. — Two Geneva men were charged Wednesday after police said they were involved in a shooting and stabbing near an Auburn bar. One man was stabbed and another was shot around 2:09 a.m. near Harley’s Pub, 149 State St., Auburn police said in a news release. Both men are expected to survive.
These fairport, NY based Dogs are the latest up for adoption and in need of a good home
Considering pet adoption? Or perhaps you just enjoy all things cute and cuddly? Numerous charming pets are ready for a loving home at animal shelters situated in and near fairport.
Clifton Springs Sanitarium: A Legacy of Holistic Health Care
In the quaint village of Clifton Springs, New York, a historical institution stands as a testament to the innovative vision of holistic health care introduced by Dr. Henry Foster in the mid-19th century. The Clifton Springs Sanitarium, founded in 1850, began as a 'Water Cure Sanitarium' that utilized the natural mineral springs revered by Native Americans for their healing properties. Dr. Foster's groundbreaking approach combined Western medical practices with alternative treatments such as hydrotherapy, homeopathy, and a strong emphasis on mental and spiritual well-being.
Savoring Canandaigua: Four Must-Try Burgers in the City
This article presents a selection of four must-try burgers in Canandaigua. Have you had the chance to sample any of these yet? If you have, we'd love to hear your thoughts in the comments section below!
NY man arrested in Luzerne County on attempted homicide charge
PRINGLE, LUZERNE COUNTY (WBRE/WYOU) — Officials say they have arrested a wanted New York man in Luzerne County for an attempted homicide in the Empire State. The U.S. Marshals Service Middle District of Pennsylvania (USMS) Fugitive Task Force said on November 15 they arrested 30-year-old Miguel Angel Valencia from Geneva, New York at a home […]
Arcadia: A Legacy of Pastoral Idealism in American Culture
The quaint town of Arcadia, once known as East Palmyra, rebranded itself in 1825, embracing a name synonymous with pastoral beauty and historical depth. This transformation connected the New York locality to the Grecian Arcadia, a region celebrated for its rustic charm and tranquility. Arcadia's renaming was more than a mere change of moniker; it symbolized a desire to encapsulate the picturesque landscapes and the serene life its inhabitants valued. It marked a significant shift, weaving the town into the broader narrative of American settlement and growth while also entwining it with the beginnings of Mormonism.
The gas price fluctuate between $3.72 and $3.79 in Geneva as of 2023-11-30. Find the cheapest station near you.
Photo from Unsplash and unrelated to the city. For most people, it is a constant necessity of life to manage gas prices. The national average price for a gallon of regular-grade gas on Thursday is $3.246, a week ago the price is $3.268 , according to AAA.
Crews battle fire that damaged house in Penfield
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Crews battled a fire that damaged a house on Kirkland Drive in Penfield overnight. The West Webster Fire Department says the garage was destroyed and the inside of the home also had significant damage. A car and a truck in the driveway were also damaged. All...
Breweries to host coordinated keg-tree lightings
George Aldrich makes beer. So does Robert Payne. Payne makes his beer at his Rebel Sailor Brewing Co. in Shortsville. Aldrich makes his at his Reinvention Brewing in Manchester, just a mile or so down Route 21. Both are teaming up for a holiday event that, they hope, will help...
Winter weather advisory issued for parts of Rochester region. How much snow will we get?
A winter weather advisory has been issued by the National Weather Service in Buffalo for parts of the Rochester region through Wednesday morning. The advisory covers Wayne County, where 4 to 7 inches of lake effect snow is expected on the eastern part of the county. According to the advisory, winds gusting as high as 35 mph will produce blowing and drifting snow. ...
New York parents identified in deadly Bristol crash
Policed identified two parents killed in the crash as Toby Cohen and Brook Cohen-Peltz, from Scarsdale, New York.
Awakening the Palate: Top 3 Breakfast & Brunch Spots in Geneva
In this article, we will be exploring three exceptional breakfast and brunch spots in Geneva. Have you had the opportunity to visit any of these places? If yes, we'd love to hear your experiences! Please share your thoughts in the comments section below.
Local Holiday Concerts at PPL: Handbell Ensemble and Solo Guitarist Performances
The PPL will host holiday concerts on December 11 and December 14, 2023. The ROC City Ringers handbell ensemble will perform at the first concert. They will play a variety of carols and new holiday music. The concert will be in the Community Center Room, located near the library.
Good Question: Why is gas cheaper in Rochester compared to some surrounding counties?
ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Why are gas prices cheaper in the City of Rochester compared to some surrounding counties such as Yates and Ontario?. Imagine this. You fill up your gas tank out in Yates County, then you drive into the City of Rochester where you discover gas is more than 50 cents cheaper. Brenda says: “The national average gas price is $3.28 and I see that they are below that in the Rochester area. Why are they still sitting at $3.79 in Ontario and Yates counties?”
Support Our Community This Holiday: Shop Local in Sodus, Newark, Clyde, Lyons, and More
The holiday season is here. It's a great time to support local businesses for your gift shopping. These businesses are ready to provide a smooth and enjoyable shopping experience. You can find unique items or gift cards at any of the listed locations. Shopping local supports your community's businesses.
Penfield man accused of sending harassing emails using alias 'Investigator Richard Harder'
Penfield, N.Y. — A man faces several charges after he allegedly sent threatening and harassing emails and physical mail to two victims. New York State Police said Thomas McCorry, 48, of Penfield, claimed to be "Investigator Richard Harder" in some of the correspondence. Investigators had multiple warrants issued to...
Local Teens Invited to Showcase Cooking Skills at Iron Chef Competition Today
Thursday, December 28, 3:30-4:30 PM For Grades 6-12 | Register Here Put your cooking skills to the test at our Teen Iron Chef competition! Grab a friend or two and join Miss Liz tonight as she leads you in some friendly, delicious competition. Teams will be formed, then each group will have to make a tasty entrée with the materials made available to you. Bring your creativity and appetite!Visit here for more details.
Brand New Option for Dining & Specialty Coffee in Hopewell
There's a new place to check out in the Hudson Valley that has a wide variety of drinks and dishes. I don't know about you, but I am DRAGGING during this time of year. It's cold, dark, super busy and I could really use an IV of coffee. An iced or warm cup of coffee gives you that little boost you need to finish the day, to make that stop at the grocery store after work or provides just enough energy to get to the next day. A new spot has opened up in the Hopewell Junction area and it looks like a great place to get your caffeine fix and more.