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Bike Week declared in Rochester

Bike Week declared in Rochester

Updated: Thursday, May 7 2015, 06:08 PM EDT Rochester, N.Y. – Rochester leaders are dedicating a week each year to bikes — and the benefits they bring to the community. On Thursday, Mayor Lovely Warren proclaimed next week, May 10th through 16th, “Bike Week.” She also praised R Community Bikes, an all-volunteer organization that builds new bikes out of old…read more →

Take A Bite of Rochester’s Chicken French

Take A Bite of Rochester’s Chicken French

WEBSTER, N.Y. — Don’t let its name fool you. There’s nothing French about Chicken French. “The combination of chicken broth, butter, lemon and wine makes a sauce that is just delightful,” said Whitey Proietti, owner of Proietti’s Italian Restaurant. The recipe made its way over the Atlantic from Italy. “Originally, Chicken French came to Rochester through New York City,” Proietti…read more →

Project Safe Place expands in Rochester

Project Safe Place expands in Rochester

Updated: Tuesday, May 5 2015, 05:35 PM EDT ROCHESTER, N.Y. – A program that gives young people a safe place to stay now includes every fire station in the City of Rochester. Project Safe Place is run through the Center For Youth. The city’s 15 fire stations are among the more than 300 Safe Place sites. Young people in need…read more →

Security prep underway for Lilac Festival

Security prep underway for Lilac Festival

Updated: Tuesday, May 5 2015, 06:19 PM EDT Rochester, N.Y. – The unofficial start to summer starts on Friday with the 117th annual Lilac Festival. Setup is underway at Highland Park and organizers are still waiting for the flowers to bloom, but police are already working security for the event. “We do know there are trouble makers out there, however…read more →

City looking to repurpose bus shelters

City looking to repurpose bus shelters

Updated: Saturday, May 2 2015, 11:17 AM EDT Rochester, N.Y. – The City of Rochester is seeking proposals and plans on how to best re-purpose downtown bus shelters. After the opening of the RTS Transit Center in November, many of the free-standing shelters went into disuse. Now the city wants to convert the bus shelters for other public use, an…read more →

#Harris to buy @Exelis for nearly $5 billion

#Harris to buy @Exelis for nearly $5 billion

Updated: Friday, February 6 2015, 12:47 PM EST Rochester, NY – Harris Corp. will buy Exelis Inc. for about $4.75 billion. The companies made the announcement on Friday. The CEO of Harris Corp. said this acquisition is great news for Rochester. “The combination of the two companies’ highly complementary core franchises creates a competitively stronger company with significantly greater scale….read more →

#Local group wants say in #RPD body #cams

#Local group wants say in #RPD body #cams

Updated: Friday, January 16 2015, 07:42 PM EST Rochester, N.Y. – Officers in gates have them – Greece is testing them and now deputies in Wayne County will too — thanks to a $30,000 state grant. We’re talking about police body cameras. The Rochester Coalition for Police Reform, led by of the United Christian Leadership Ministry, wants a say in…read more →

Video #Gaming an Interscholastic #sport?

Video #Gaming an Interscholastic #sport?

Updated: Friday, January 16 2015, 07:40 PM EST Rochester, N.Y. – As the popularity of video games grows – a local man is launching an effort to make gaming an interscholastic sport. A pre-game warm up may not consist of overhead stretches or bends, but discussions of strategies as the organization members get their heads in the game League of…read more →

#Rochester #Police Department to get body #cameras

#Rochester #Police Department to get body #cameras

ROCHESTER, N.Y. — The Rochester Police Department is joining the growing number of law enforcement agencies that equip their officers with body cameras. Mayor Lovely Warren announced Thursday that the city, the department and the police union have reached an agreement on the initiative. Warren says the city began looking into the use of body cameras well before police incidents elsewhere…read more →

#Country #music video being shot #downtown

#Country #music video being shot #downtown

Updated: Wednesday, December 17 2014, 09:57 AM EST Rochester, N.Y. – Rochester is known for its music scene. But it’s not every day you see an actual music video being produced here. Local up-and-coming country singer Alyssa Trahan is shooting her second music video right in the Temple Building in downtown Rochester. The 19-year-old singer wanted a loft setting with…read more →