If you are still looking to get any shopping done ahead of the Thanksgiving holiday this week, patrons can expect to find a mixed-bag of costs. Some items are down compared to last year's high prices across the board, other items also are staying high in cost thanks to stubborn inflation.
Rochester's Thursday Afternoon Weather Forecast with Meteorologist Liam Healy
Thursday is Pearl Harbor Day and the Rochester Yacht Club is honoring those who lost their lives in the attacks.
The big day-long push for donations for the 17th annual Food for Families campaign starts Friday on News 8 — and we are highlighting some of the work being done to help those in need.
Garth Fagan was given a tribute Wednesday at the House of Representatives by Congressman Joe Morelle.
One person was found dead inside an apartment that caught fire on Fulton Avenue Thursday morning, according to the Rochester Police Department.
Stay up to date on the latest headlines in today's Sunrise Smart Start for Thursday, December 7, 2023.
Vickers had been convicted of aggravated murder among other charges after being accused of shooting Officers Mazurkiewicz and Sino Seng, who was injured but lived, on Laser Street last year.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/crime/kelvin-vickers-expected-to-be-sentenced-thursday-afternoon/
While Thanksgiving is done and over with, one local neighborhood held a dinner Wednesday to show thanks to first responders.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/news/beechwood-neighborhood-honors-rochester-first-responders/
The Monroe County Sheriff's Office issued an alert for a missing man last seen Wednesday in Henrietta.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/henrietta/missing-person-have-you-seen-joseph-angelo/
Union caregivers and service workers at URMC will be back at the bargaining table come Monday morning.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/news/top-stories/urmc-union-to-negotiate-before-strike-date/
The Air Force on Wednesday grounded the entire fleet of CV-22 Ospreys after a fatal crash in Japan on Nov. 29 killed eight U.S. servicemembers.
READ MORE: https://www.rochesterfirst.com/news/air-force-grounds-entire-osprey-fleet-after-japan-crash/
As we continue to see more snowfall in our area, local leaders are reminding motorists of a couple things to keep in mind while out on the road.