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Good newspapers both challenge and celebrate the communities they serve. At the Democrat and Chronicle , we challenge through watchdog reporting, hard-hitting editorials and public service projects such as Rescuing Rochester’s Children and Unite Rochester . Rescuing Rochester’s Children is a series we started nearly a year ago to examine problems with education in our city.

Man set trap and then shot and killed firefighters responding to Webster, N.Y. fire

Click image to see more photos. (REUTERS/Jamie Germano/Democrat and Chronicle/Handout) A man with a criminal history shot and killed two West Webster, N.Y. firefighters and seriously injured two others as they responded to a fire at his home, police say. William H. Spengler, Jr., 62, apparently started a 5:35 a.m. fire at his home on [...]