Monthly Archives: August 2016

  • New York traffic death toll up 7.7%

    New York traffic death toll up 7.7% Monroe County bucks state trend with 11 less fatalities            Source: Rochester New York Latest News New York traffic death toll up 7.7%

  • Annual celebrity golf tournament to raise money for local charities

    Annual celebrity golf tournament to raise money for local charities Security Life Mutual is once again teaming up with Southern Tier charities and famed baseball player Jim “Mudcat” Grant, host the 15th Annual Jim “Mudcat” Grant All-Star Golf Tournament on Thursday. Source: Binghamton NY Latest News Annual celebrity golf…

  • European rail-car maker will add 59 jobs in Rochester

    European rail-car maker will add 59 jobs in Rochester Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that Austrian company Seisenbacher Rail is expanding.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News European rail-car maker will add 59 jobs in Rochester

  • New 3-D tool changes the way The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office investigates crime, crash scenes

    New 3-D tool changes the way The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office investigates crime, crash scenes LOCKPORT, N.Y. (WIVB) – The Niagara County Sheriff’s Office is changing the way they investigate major crashes, crime scenes and deadly shootings. The Sheriff’s Office tells News 4 a new device essentially eliminates human error. They…

  • 99-year-old veteran throws out first pitch

    99-year-old veteran throws out first pitch   BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Charles Trinca is celebrating his 99th birthday by checking off a longtime bucket-list item. “I’m very excited,” said Trinca ahead of the game. The Buffalo Bisons are honoring the Buffalo-born baseball fan as the V.A. Veteran of the Game.…

  • New York Chiropractic College president to retire

    New York Chiropractic College president to retire Frank J. Nicchi has been president of the college for 17 years.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News New York Chiropractic College president to retire

  • World War II medals presented to Fairport widow

    World War II medals presented to Fairport widow Service medals awarded to bomber pilot who flew 65 missions over Europe.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News World War II medals presented to Fairport widow

  • NY traffic deaths up 7.7%

    NY traffic deaths up 7.7% New federal data shows an increase in traffic-related deaths in NY and nationally.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News NY traffic deaths up 7.7%

  • Transgender WNY woman says gender affirming surgery saved her life

    Transgender WNY woman says gender affirming surgery saved her life BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) — Five states and two Healthcare groups are suing the federal government over non discrimination rules that would prevent doctors from refusing to care for transgender patients. It would require doctors to perform gender reassignment procedures…