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Little green army men, Rubik's Cube and bubbles named to The Strong's National Toy Hall of Fame

ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Before the holiday wish lists and mad buying rush each year comes a dose of nostalgia with the National Toy Hall of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-11-27/little-green-army-men-rubi
Annual food drive Saturday in Richmond, Aiken counties

...by Evelyn Brown as a grassroots, volunteer effort. A handful of volunteers began collecting items in one neighborhood in Rochester, Minn., and it spread to three neighborhoods in Columbia County before becoming one of the largest service projects in...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-17/annual-food-drive-saturday-r
The Artside: Thomason's oil paintings offer view of Appalachia

...with the four finalists.The jury panel for 2015 includes Shannon Fitzgerald, executive director of the Rochester Art Center, Rochester, Minn.; Buzz Spector, professor of art, Sam Fox School of Design and Visual Arts, Washington University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/things-do/applause/2014-10-15/artside-thomasons-oil
Islanders stay unbeaten

...time in his absence. SABRES: Assigned defensemen Jake McCabe and Mark Pysyk to their American Hockey League affiliate in Rochester.The moves do not come as a surprise after both players opened the season on the Sabres' injured list.Pysyk sustained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/hockey/2014-10-16/islanders-stay-unbeaten-ha
Overtime

...return to action Saturday at the Florida Mountain Dew Invitational in Gainesville, Fla. SoccerUS women earn exhibition win In Rochester, N.Y., Hope Solo extended her shutout record to 73, and Amy Rodriguez, Tobin Heath, Alex Morgan and Megan Rapinoe scored...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2014-09-18/overtime
What Is It?

...98. All were powered by 371-cubic-inch V-8s. There was a J-2 engine choice available with a triple two-barrel Rochester carburetor setup, good for 310 horsepower. There was technically a three-speed stick shift, but I believe all 1958 Oldsmobiles...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/autos/2014-09-18/what-it
James Tate

...Craft, both of Augusta; 3 sisters, Maggie Weaver of Rochester, NY, Cathryne Tate-Duncan of Brooklyn, NY and Myrtis Tate of Hempstead, NY; 2 brothers, Sonny Weaver of Rochester, NY and Calvin (Maye) Tate of Chicago, IL; 9 grandchildren...

http://www.legacy.com/Link.asp?I=LS000172717183
Laura Davies returns to defend her Rochester LPGA title

...Laura Davies find the winning edge at the Rochester International. Not much has changed...Wednesday as she prepared to defend her Rochester title. "Obviously, it would put you...be one away." Last year's win at Rochester - Davies finished at 9-under 279...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/06/20/gol_344837.shtml
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Meg Mallon hopes Rochester sparks a resurgence

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The summer of 2000 was magic for Meg Mallon, a reminder...rekindle that feeling again as she prepares to defend her championship in the Rochester International, which begins Thursday. "I'm not playing as well as...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/06/07/gol_311467.shtml
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Teske takes lead in Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Rachel Teske, who beat Annika Sorenstam in a playoff last...4-under 68 Friday and took a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the Rochester LPGA. "It's been going good - I guess I've got a little bit of momentum...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/06/21/gol_379066.shtml
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