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  • Federal shutdown enters Day 2 amid blame game on both sides

    Federal shutdown enters Day 2 amid blame game on both sides WASHINGTON (AP) — President Donald Trump’s budget director is holding out hope that feuding Democrats and Republicans in Congress can reach a short-term spending agreement before the start of the workweek Monday, but he worries that the government…

  • Caught on video: Is it okay to dump snow in the creek?

    Caught on video: Is it okay to dump snow in the creek? A recent D&C video of a village worker in Honeoye Falls dumping excess snow in Honeoye Creek prompted people to wonder if it was lawful            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Caught on video:…

  • On second day of government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans each play the blame game

    On second day of government shutdown, Democrats and Republicans each play the blame game Congressional leaders dug in their heels on Sunday, each blaming the other side for the partial government shutdown now in its second day.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News On second day…

  • Siege at Kabul hotel caps a violent 24 hours in Afghanistan

    Siege at Kabul hotel caps a violent 24 hours in Afghanistan KABUL, Afghanistan — The Taliban’s bloody, 14-hour siege on a major hotel in Kabul finally ended Sunday, after six assailants terrorized much of the city with explosions and gunfire.The exact number of casualties remained unclear, and authorities said…

  • US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home

    US hockey GM dies unexpectedly at Colorado Springs home COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (AP MODIFIED) — Jim Johannson, the general manager of the U.S. Olympic men’s hockey team, has died just a couple weeks before the start of the Pyeongchang Games. He was 53. Johannson passed away in his sleep Sunday morning, according…

  • Nextdoor app renaming local neighborhoods

    Nextdoor app renaming local neighborhoods Social networking can be a great way to strengthen communities, and the Nextdoor app is one that focuses on neighborhoods and the people who live there. Unlike other social media, people on Nextdoor aren’t allowed to hide behind the cloak of anonymity. There are…

  • Orchard Park Presbyterian Mission team helps with Harvey relief

    Orchard Park Presbyterian Mission team helps with Harvey relief ORCHARD PARK, N.Y. (WIVB) – A team of 27 community members returned from Houston after serving one week with Hurricane Harvey relief. The team from Orchard Park Presbyterian Church and 10 from Auburn United Methodist Auburn, Alabama served together with hurricane…

  • Monster in the Great Lakes: Information on sea lampreys

    Monster in the Great Lakes: Information on sea lampreys NIAGARA FALLS, N.Y. (WIVB) –When you think of a vampire, you think of a blood sucking villain. Sometimes that villain is in the form of a fish. Originally from the Atlantic Ocean, Sea Lampreys, otherwise known as the vampire fish,…

  • Wendell Castle, who turned furniture to art, dies in Scottsville at 85

    Wendell Castle, who turned furniture to art, dies in Scottsville at 85 Wendell Castle, considered the father of the art furniture movement, died Saturday at his home in Scottsville.            Source: Rochester New York Latest News Wendell Castle, who turned furniture to art, dies in Scottsville at…