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Police: Driver in fatal crash said 'I didn't even know I...

A pedestrian was struck and killed on Atlantic Avenue in Rochester around 2 a.m. Monday.         

Brothers killed in crash had smiles that 'would light up a...

The brothers died in a one-car crash in Marion on Monday evening.         

Work to begin to make way for new YMCA in Pittsford

The new 140,000 square-foot YMCA is expected to open in fall 2019.         

Veterans Outreach Center founder Thomas Cray dies of brain cancer

Thomas Cray, 67, was diagnosed in January with stage 4 glioblastoma , a malignant brain tumor.         

Troopers ID woman burned in Manchester crash, man who rescued her

Troopers said the 22-year-old woman was severely burned after she drove into the back of a parked propane delivery truck in Manchester on Thursday.         

West Irondequoit 8th-grader hit by car while cycling to school

The Dake Junior High student, 13, was wearing a helmet when he was hit by a car at Titus Avenue and Gardham Road in Irondequoit Tuesday morning.         

Paralyzed RIT coach's inspiring birthday dive makes splash on social

A brain tumor left Cliff Devries paralyzed on one side. But that doesn't stop the diving coach, now 44, from diving into the pool on his birthday.         

Wrong-way driver causes fiery crash that closed I-490 for hours

A wrong-way driver caused a fiery crash that shut down the eastbound lanes of I-490 for more than six hours overnight.         

Trio goes hog wild: Pig statue stolen from Park Avenue business

Wilbur the pig has lived on the front porch of Norchar Real Estate since August. The owners are looking for the statue's safe return.         

Firefighters pull man from burning home in Gates

A Gates police officer held a trapped man through a basement window as firefighters doused flames