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Teenager Suffers Serious Injuries After Being Shot On Chili Ave

By TWC News Staff ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A Rochester teenager is hospitalized Monday after she suffered serious injuries. Police said she was shot late Sunday night on the city’s west side.


Police: California Man Stabbed in Rochester Hotel

By TWC News Staff ROCHESTER, N.Y. — A California man was stabbed early Friday morning on East Main Street in Rochester. Police say an argument lead to the man being


Former Senate Majority Leader Skelos, Son Adam Ask Judge Not to Be Sent to Prison

By TWC News Web Staff Former Senate majority leader Dean Skelos and his son Adam are asking a judge not to send them to prison. The two were convicted of


Rochester Woman Arrested, Accused of Killing Newborn

By TWC News Staff ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Rochester police have charged a woman in connection with the death of an infant. Police arrested Lashae Bennet, 22, on Tuesday. She is


Suspect Drives at Officer, Officer Shoots at Suspect, No One Injured

By TWC News Staff BRIGHTON, N.Y. — Brighton police say they have a man in custody after an officer-involved shooting early Tuesday morning. In a press conference Tuesday afternoon, police


Rochester Man Shot on Thurston Road

By TWC News Staff ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Rochester police said a man was dropped off at the hospital after being shot on the city’s west side. Police said they responded to


Shoplifting Suspects Flip Vehicle After Police Chase, Crash

By TWC News Staff PERINTON, N.Y. — Ontario County sheriff’s deputies identified the two people charged following a police chase Sunday afternoon. Deputies say they responded to Von Maur at


FBI to Announce Developments in August 2003 Robbery, Murder at Xerox FCU in Webster

By TWC News Staff WEBSTER, N.Y. — The F.B.I. is holding a news conference later Monday morning to announce developments in the August 2003 robbery and murder at the Xerox


Local Resources Forum hosted by Congresswoman Louise M. Slaughter

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Community Youth

Are schools preparing Black boys…for prison?

By Starla Muhammad Contributing Writer This article was originally published in the September 26, 2011 print edition of The Louisiana Weekly newspaper In New Orleans, Sebastian and Robin Weston were


Former Buffalo Sabre Hoping to Breathe New Life Into Popular Greece Restaurant

By Tara Grimes A former Buffalo Sabre is serving up new hope for a once popular restaurant in Greece. Time Warner Cable News reporter Tara Grimes explains why he decided


Car Crashes into Porch of Rochester Home

By TWC News Staff ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Rochester police say a car crashed into the porch of a home on the city’s west side Wednesday night. It happened shortly after midnight


Teen Accused of Selling Rx Drugs to Fellow Student Who Ended Up Hospitalized

By TWC News CANANDAIGUA, N.Y. — A 17-year-old is accused by police of selling prescription drugs at Canandaigua Academy to two fellow students, one of whom had a bad reaction to


2 Photonics Industries Heading to Rochester Slated to Create 1,400 Jobs

By Mike Hedeen ROCHESTER, N.Y. — Avogy and Photonica were announced Wednesday as the first two companies to set up shop in Rochester since the city was designated as a

Community Feature

Why We Must Talk About Black Men and Mental Health

Too many men and boys are suffering in silence Kellee Terrell/   When actor Lee Thompson Young, 29, didn’t show up on the set of TNT’s “Rizzoli and Isles”, the