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Eight arrested in undercover prostitution detail in Henrietta

Eight people are facing charges after sheriff’s deputies conducted undercover details at hotels in Henrietta on Wednesday and Thursday.

Arrested were:
Ronald Lindsay, 37 of Rochester, is charged with patronizing a prostitute   
Michael Mangione, 45 of Rochester is charged with patronizing a prostitute and forcible touching
William J. Murphy, 68 of Greece, is charged with patronizing a prostitute   
Nicole Kenny, 25 of Syracuse, is charged with prostitution
Jessica Cooper, 25 of Rochester is charged with prostitution
Toni Joy Miller, 44 of East Rochester, is charged with prostitution
Saffiah F. Brooks, 20 of Rochester is charged with prostitution
Eugenia Wofford, 18 of Rochester is charged with prostitution and criminal sale of marihuana

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Winning lottery ticket sold at East Rochester Wegmans

If you bought a Take 5 lottery ticket recently, track it down and double check it. Lottery officials say a winning ticket from the April 15 drawing was purchased at the East Rochester Wegmans.

They are asking people to check their tickets so a winner can come forward to claim the $67,000 prize.

The winner numbers are: 8, 10, 29, 30 and 32.

Tickets expire a year after the drawing.

Nazareth College students receive prestigious 2014-2015 Fulbright Awards

Nazareth College is proud to announce that the J. William Fulbright Foreign Scholarship Board has selected three of its students as recipients of the 2014-2015 U.S. Junior Fulbright award.

Teri Bunce, of Spencer is an international studies and history double major with a minor in French. She will teach English in South Korea after she graduates in May. Upon her return, Bunce plans to attend graduate school in the Washington, D.C. area and pursue a career in international relations.

Katelynn Kundrata, of Hamlin, is a graduate student majoring in the School of Education. She will teach English in primary and secondary schools in Malaysia after graduating in May. She plans to continue teaching English upon her return.

Matthew Maloney, of Fairport, is a history and Spanish double major with minors in legal studies and political science. He will travel to Andorra to teach English at Centre de Formació Professional to kids ages 16-18. 

Meet Champ!

Meet Champ!

Poor Champ has been at Lollypop Farm more than once in his life, most recently because his owner could no longer afford to care for him. He is an 11-year-old Chow Chow mix who will stick to you like Velcro - he loves being around his owner. He likes back scratches and chin rubs, and will gladly keep you company any night of the week! He has a great smile, too. Lollypop Farm recommends Champ go to a home with kids age 10 or older, and he needs to meet any dogs already in the home. Lollypop Farm is celebrating Spring Break with 25% off adoption fees on all cats and dogs through Saturday the 19th. Champ is also eligible for the Seniors-for-Seniors program so approved adopters age 60 or older can bring him home for free. To find out more about Champ, call 223-1330 or visit him at Lollypop Farm at 99 Victor Rd., Fairport 14450. Lex, our "Friday's Friend" from last week, is still available! 

Teens needed for cleanup at Center Park in Perinton

Town of Perinton is looking for teens in grades 6-12 to lend a hand sprucing up Center Park? The clean-up will be held on May 3 at 10:00 a.m. Helpers should meet at the park shelter on Ayrault Road. Teens are asked to bring gloves, wear mud boots and dress for the weather. In case of rain on the morning of May 3,  call the Perinton Recreation and Parks info line at 425-1170 to check if the program has been cancelled.
Pre-registration is required. Contact:  Julie Eble at lionsdentc@gmail.com for more information.

Eastside, westside mobile DMV units closed Friday

The mobile DMV units in Gates and Perinton will be closed on Friday, April 17. The closure is due to scheduled closings at both town halls for Good Friday.

The Metro Mobile Unit in Rochester will be open at its location in the City Place Building from 10 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.  and Monroe County Auto License Bureau locations in Greece, Henrietta and Irondequoit will be open from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for regular service.   

Perinton Concert Band to present "Fanfares, Flourishes and Flutes"

The Perinton Concert Band presents Fanfares, Flourishes & Flutes featuring Annette Farrington on the flue.

The concert is Friday May 9 at 8:00 p.m. at Minerva DeLand Auditorium in Fairport.

The evening will feature Annette Farrington performing the Rochester premiere of Stephen Bulla's
Rhapsody for Flute and Band. Other selections include Flute Cocktail by Harry Simeone, in addition to works by Richard Wagner, John Philip Sousa, and Stevie Wonder.

Admission is a suggested donation of $7 for adults, $5 for seniors, $3 for students and $20 for an entire family. Tickets can be purchased in advance from any band member or at the door on the evening of the concert.