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Coronavirus updates: Reopening day plus one, how did we do so far?

Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester) logo Democrat and Chronicle (Rochester) 5/17/2020 Matthew Leonard, Rochester Democrat and Chronicle

ROCHESTER, NY — This is the latest information about the coronavirus pandemic in Rochester and Monroe County on Friday, May 15, as reported by the Democrat and Chronicle and USA TODAY Network staff. Read Friday's updates here.

a man and a woman standing in a room: Bagel Land opened up today, Friday, May 15, 2020, after being closed since April 1. Mimi Hwang picks up a called in order from Joe Juliano, one of the owners of the shop. © Tina MacIntyre-Yee/Rochester Democrat and Chronicle Bagel Land opened up today, Friday, May 15, 2020, after being closed since April 1. Mimi Hwang picks up a called in order from Joe Juliano, one of the owners of the shop.

Latest COVID-19 numbers from Monroe County

Deaths

There were 4 new deaths since Friday, bringing the total to 171.

Active cases

There are currently 837 active cases in Monroe County, that's up more 50 cases since Friday.

New cases

There were 79 new cases identified Friday, including eight women in their 20s 

Additional information here at the Monroe County dashboard. Read Wednesday's news release and previous releases here.

More at the state heath dashboard.

Contact Matthew Leonard mmleonard@gannett.com or follow him on twitter @mleonardmedia.

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