Monthly Archives: January 2018

  • Black History Month events in Rochester use voice and music to honor Frederick Douglass

    Black History Month events in Rochester use voice and music to honor Frederick Douglass Black History Month kicks off with celebrations of the legendary orator and abolitionist Frederick Douglass for his 200th birthday.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Black History Month events in Rochester use…

  • Two charged in connection to Watertown armed robbery investigation

    Two charged in connection to Watertown armed robbery investigation WATERTOWN — Jefferson County sheriff’s deputies charged two men in connection to an armed robbery and shooting that likely took place at the Salmon Run Mall.Law enforcement first got involved around 9 p.m. Monday when Howard L. Booker, 23, of…

  • Genesee Community College officials concerned about state budget proposal

    Genesee Community College officials concerned about state budget proposal BATAVIA, N.Y. (WIVB) – Community colleges across New York State are taking a close look at Governor Andrew Cuomo’s budget proposal. They have some major concerns, and at least one president says it could lead to tuition increases. Dr. James Sunser…

  • Super blue lunar eclipse

    Super blue lunar eclipse A rare super blue blood moon made an appearance in the north country just before dawn Tuesday. Source: Watertown Daily Times Latest News Super blue lunar eclipse

  • ‘The Best Of The Best’: Federal K-9 units report to Super Bowl

    ‘The Best Of The Best’: Federal K-9 units report to Super Bowl MINNEAPOLIS (WCCO) — Federal K-9 teams from across the country are in Minneapolis, adding support ahead of the Big Game. About a hundred teams are here to sweep buildings for explosives and to check unattended bags. Officials say…

  • Who wins the Super Bowl beer matchup: Boston or Philadelphia?

    Who wins the Super Bowl beer matchup: Boston or Philadelphia? Boston beer scene is known for its variety and New England-style IPAs. Philly is steeped in tradition and history. Who makes better beer? (Jan. 31, 2017) Will Cleveland            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Who wins…

  • Bon-Ton closing Aviation Mall store in Queensbury

    Bon-Ton closing Aviation Mall store in Queensbury The Bon-Ton Stores said Wednesday that its department store at the Aviation Mall in Queensbury will be among 42 stores that will close in the next 10 to 12 weeks. This is in addition to five other stores Bon-Ton earlier said it…