With less than a week away, the excitement is building for this year's Boston Marathon. A group of local runners have been training for months, and one of them is no stranger to a marathon.
It's almost time for the Easter Bunny to deliver his tasty treats, but this year it's not just going to be the kids getting the sweet end of the deal, retailers will also see a huge boost in business.
Local researchers will study possible treatments for an often undetected but fatal heart condition.
The Rochester Knigthawks are teaming up with the Badge of Honor Association and the National Fallen Firefighters Foundation for the first ever First Responders Night on Saturday.
The 2nd Chance Dog Rescue is holding their 3rd annual K-9 Easter Egg Hunt this weekend in Waterloo.
They hope this verdict sends a strong message.
COMIDA votes to rescind tax breaks, take legal action, if mall owner doesn't pay up.
Crime victims got the help they needed to get back on the road.
Tuesday marks an important deadline for local gun owners.
Singer and songwriter Mary McPartlan tells the tales of six legends of Irish Folk Music in a presentation at St. John Fisher College.
Fleet Feet's Culver Road Armory location is dedicating today to Rochester-area runners competing in the 2014 Boston Marathon, and also remembering the victims from the 2013 bombing.
Sunday's shooting at a Jewish Community Center in Kansas City draws local reaction from those celebrating Passover.
65 people overdosed on heroin in Monroe County, more than double the year before. Now NY is responding to the rise of heroin deaths.
Six Main Street bus shelters will be repurposed or removed.
A man with a long history of racism and anti-semitism is due in court Monday afternoon.
School officials in Monroe County are looking to spark more involvement in public schools in the area.
They are paralyzed or have impairment in all four limbs, but one thing these wheelchair-bound athletes are not are quitters.
After months of the cold and snow, we finally saw a glimpse of springtime. Today's warm weather had many golfers heading out to tee up.
A Rochester man was stabbed on Clifford Avenue Sunday morning.
Senator Charles Schumer proposed a New York City homecoming parade for troops that have returned home from the wars in Afghanistan and Iraq.
Every week, dozens of volunteers turn their congregations into a home.
A Rochester man was hospitalized after being shot on Clifford Avenue early Sunday morning.
Rochester police say a man was hospitalized after being struck in the head with a bottle on Rochester's north side.
One little boy's courage is inspiring a new youth scholarship.
Michael Ciminelli took the oath of office and was sworn in as Rochester's Police Chief.
Attendance rates in the Rochester City School District are a serious problem and some city leaders are hoping their Parent Shepherd Program makes a difference.
About 7,000 people banded together Saturday in the fight against heart disease.
One man is dead following a crash on Furnace Road in the Town of Wolcott Saturday morning.
Three sisters are hospitalized following a one-car roll-over crash in the Town of Ridgeway.
Two men were shot at a party on Clifford Avenue early Saturday morning.
The West Webster Ambush was one of the tragedies that sparked the New York State Safe Act and now an important deadline in that law is coming up.
Deputies are investigating an accident at a factory in Manchester, Ontario County.
The $100 million topic taking center stage is a brand new performing arts center in downtown Rochester. Mayor Lovely Warren has been pushing for the project, but some local arts groups say this has certainly created some drama.
A Dansville 5th grader is remembered by classmates.
His maternal ancestors are among the Flower City's first settlers.
Mayor wants a new performing arts center at Midtown, but RAPA says it already has the perfect venue.
Rochester Police Chief unveils his reorganization plan to City Council Thursday night.
Hawkins stopped by the News 8 studio to discuss his platform.
Thousands of people shop at Von Maur at Eastview Mall every week, one special lady visits for a different reason. She loves to dance. Today is Helen Volpe's 102nd birthday.
The American Heart Association's "Heart Walk" is a major fundraiser for the organization, and it takes place this weekend!
Here is your GRE Business Report for April 10th.
County Executive Maggie Brooks announces a new office in here State of the County address
County Executive Maggie Brooks gives Medley Centre developer an ultimatum during her State of the County address.
Monroe County Executive Maggie Brooks is threatening to sue the owner of the empty mall in Irondequoit.
The family of 17 year old Brittany Burgio wants more serious charges against the man who's accused of running down their daughter.
A woman who says she met with Dawn Nguyen the day she bought the guns used int he West Webster ambush took the witness stand in Nguyen's trial.
Handing out booklet detailing economic benefits of arts.
Seder marks the beginning of Passover, and Temple Beth El in Rochester is trying something new this year.
Federal funds in jeopardy if school doesn't improve.
A man was killed today when he drove right into an RTS bus at West Main Street and Jefferson Avenue.
News 8 is launching a new health and wellness segment called RocWell. Here is the first installment.
Foodlink in honoring those who give back to the community.
A local organization is helping people who otherwise may not be able to ride.
Testimony continued in the trial of Dawn Nguyen today.
Teachers and parents met with State Education Commissioner John King.
PC users knew it was coming and on Tuesday it was the final goodbye. Microsoft will no longer support Windows XP.
One person dead at the scene.
A charity hockey game among New York's finest erupted into an all-out brawl Sunday.
Rochester City Council listens to food truck vendors about changes they'd like to see adopted.
The 2014 Lilac Festival is just a few weeks away.
The public got a chance to weigh in on food trucks doing business in the city.
The former Buffalo Bills star received his first round of chemotherapy and radiation today.
There are two private development project's on the table for development at the Port of Rochester.
Study found behavior links in non-violent games as well.
The woman accused of supplying guns to the West Webster shooter is in court today.
Your Money Watch Report for 4/7/14.
There is new hope in the nearly month long search for the missing Malaysian airliner.
It was an emotional day on the stand for Oscar Pistorius.
Musicians hold fundraiser to buy new instruments for Keshequa School District stolen allegedly at the hands of music teacher.
A changing of the guard Sunday for an organization that recognizes our local veterans of World War II.
A local brass band called Prime Time Brass was scheduled to stage a musical fundraiser for Honor Flight this weekend but they didn't want to interfere with Mission 33, so they rescheduled the concert for August and then hit the road for Honor Flight.
The Yates County Sheriff's Department said a man was taken to Strong Memorial Hospital by Mercy Flight following a single-car crash in Middlesex late Saturday night.
A Bloomfield woman died in a car crash early Sunday morning.
There may be a lead in the search for the Malaysia Airlines jetliner that's been missing for nearly a month.
For most high school students prom is major a event, but it's also one that some teenagers who are battling cancer or other illnesses, will never have a chance to go to.
Bills fans gathered at the field house next to Ralph Wilson Stadium to remember Bills longtime owner Ralph Wilson.
An independent movie is filming right here in Rochester and it's bring a couple of stars to town.
Voters are electing a new president after decades of violence and instability.
An Ontario County Man charged with sexually assaulting a child has pled guilty in court.
Imagine running two and a half miles, eating an entire garbage plate, and running all the way back.