124th commemoration for monument to Frederick Douglass
A proclamation and commemoration to honor a monument to Frederick Douglass took place Friday afternoon at Frederick Douglass Plaza in the city.
Tyrone Jiggetts Jr. was convicted of murder and criminal possession of a weapon for the 2022 shooting death of 41-year-old Juan Pena-Mendez.
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According to a statement released by Fringe officials Friday, cloud cover expected in our area Saturday will likely make the evening "non-viable for celestial viewing."
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Following bomb threats against two local Jewish congregations and a disturbance at Temple B’rith Kodesh in Brighton, more than two dozen sites will adopt enhanced security measures for this weekend’s Yom Kippur services.
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The footage is from the body-worn camera of Trooper Dominick Caito, a 9-year veteran who shot Daniel Legler August 6 after a police chase beginning on I-490 West near Innovative Field and ending in a field near Rochester Tech Park.
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Three Kias were stolen from a Bob Johnson dealership early Friday morning, according to the Monroe County Sheriff’s Office.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/monroe-county-sheriffs-office/three-kias-stolen-from-car-dealership-on-w-henrietta-road/