There’s no rivalry when David Michael Barry Sr. and David Michael Barry Jr. run, especially when both win. Former state Supreme Court Justice David Michael Barry Sr. will be returning as town justice, a position he held from 1978 to 1998. His son, who was appointed to the Town Board earlier in the year, also [...]
The race for three open town justice seats in Greece is a crowded one, due in part to how voters in the largest town in Monroe County voted last November. Greece residents Tuesday will choose a candidate to fill a new part-time justice position, a fourth spot that voters last year approved. The fourth position, [...]
Greece Town Justice Vincent B. Campbell wants the courtroom to be an educational experience for the youths who appear before him. And yes, that may include writing assignments — and he is a tough grader. Justice Campbell, who has served as town justice for more than 19 years, said he wants the kids to learn [...]
Doodle Bugs! Children’s Center of Penfield will be opening a second location in September off English Road in Greece. The new center will be owned and operated by Pittsford residents Bridget and Erik Graff and include more than 11,000 square feet of family-friendly fun. It will include a two-story indoor play village and an outdoor [...]
The U.S. Supreme Court will hear a case involving prayers at public Greece town meetings. Certiorari was granted earlier today in a case first brought to federal court in February 2008 by Greece residents Susan Galloway and Linda Stephens. The town of Greece began inviting local clergy to say a short prayer before its town board [...]
GREECE — Authorities say a worker at a Roman Catholic church in suburban Rochester has been charged with stealing nearly $40,000 from his employer. Police in the town of Greece say 31-year-old Christopher Bush of Brighton embezzled more than $38,000 from St. Mark’s Church. He was arrested on Jan. 29 and charged with grand larceny [...]
Judgment of $10M includes 3-acre site
Hampton Inn Rochester-North in the town of Greece is slated to be sold next week in a $10 million foreclosure proceeding. The inn, which includes nearly 3 acres at 500 Center Place Drive, will be sold as a single parcel at a public auction at 10 a.m. Jan. 31 at the Monroe County Office Building, [...]
Two Monroe County communities have town justice positions to address after Jan. 1 In Pittsford, that contest may come sooner rather than later. The deadline to submit applications for an open town justice seat is at 5 p.m. Jan. 8. The Town Board will appoint a replacement for former Town Justice William A. Smith Jr. [...]
A town of Greece case involving prayer at public meetings is in the hands of the U.S. Court of Appeals for the Second Circuit. Oral arguments were heard Monday in New York City. Town residents Susan Galloway and Linda Stephens …
GREECE — After a nearly four-year delay, Walmart is building a supercenter in an upstate New York suburb. A groundbreaking ceremony is planned for next Thursday in Greece.
The City of Rochester has a new mayor but also desperately needs a better public relations team. To go along with the spectacle of mayors – grown men, playing musical chairs – we have political machines choosing school board members as always …
The federal prosecution of a Greece man accused of making threats against former President George W. Bush and former Vice President Dick Cheney may be moved from Rochester.