Rochester Newswire (Page 2)

Comprehensive Real-Time News Feed for Rochester, NY. (Page 2)

Results 21 - 40 of 1,276 for "u:rbj.net" in Rochester, NY

  1. Preservation League honors DePaul Carriage Factory ApartmentsRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Preservation League of New York State has recognized the DePaul Carriage Factory Apartments in Rochester with its Excellence in Historic Preservation award. The league's statewide awards program honors notable achievements in retaining, promoting and reusing New York's irreplaceable architectural heritage.

    Comment?

  2. Blue Angels to kick off Rochester International AirshowRead the original story

    Wednesday May 20 | Rochester Business Journal

    The U.S. Navy Blue Angels will again appear at the Rochester International Airshow, which kicks off Friday evening with live music at the Greater Rochester International Airport. It will be the first time Rochester will feature a night airshow.

    Comment?

  3. Frontier's investment in N.Y. reached nearly $147 million last yearRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Rochester Business Journal

    Frontier Communications Corp. has invested roughly $473 million across New York State since 2011, including nearly $146.8 million last year, officials said Tuesday. The funding helped spur engineering initiatives to increase broadband speeds and improve network infrastructure for residential and commercial customers throughout Frontier's New York service area, the company said.

    Comment?

  4. Eastman School reveals lineup for next seasonRead the original story

    Tuesday May 19 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Eastman School of Music is looking forward to a reprise after a successful inaugural season. More than 8,000 turned out for the first season of the Eastman Presents series, Eastman officials said as they revealed the lineup for the 2015-2016 season.

    Comment?

  5. Aab donates $3 million to Golisano Children's HospitalRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Rochester Business Journal

    Richard Aab, a well-known local entrepreneur and a University of Rochester trustee, has made a $3 million commitment to the Golisano Children's Hospital Building Fund. The University of Rochester Medical Center benefactor has given $7 million to the Meliora Challenge, the university's $1.2 billion comprehensive campaign.

    Comment?

  6. Xerox acquires Health Communities InstituteRead the original story

    Monday May 18 | Rochester Business Journal

    Xerox Corp. has acquired Health Communities Institute, a Berkeley, Calif.-based company with Web-based platform supporting health departments and organizations. Financial terms were not disclosed.

    Comment?

  7. Prospects for Tower280 occupancy look brightRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Rochester Business Journal

    ANDREA DECKERT One of the owners of Tower280 believes the commercial space of the building will be filled soon, with this week's news that Bergmann Associates will move its office there and announcements for additional tenants expected. Ken Glazer, managing partner of Buckingham Properties LLC, said the firm is finalizing deals with two other commercial tenants for most of the remaining commercial space.

    Comment?

  8. Non-Profit Report: The Society for Chamber Music in RochesterRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Society for Chamber Music in Rochester Inc., the oldest chamber music society in the area, was founded in 1977 by Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Inc. violinist Richard Luby and acoustical engineer and music lover John Bouyoucos. SCMR provides an opportunity for the community to hear musicians of the RPO and the Eastman School of Music faculty, as well as selected local and visiting artists, in performances of the great works of chamber music of all periods and styles.

    Comment?

  9. Ryco expands as demand growsRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Rochester Business Journal

    Ryco Management LLC has opened an Executive Suite Office Center at Powder Mill Office Park in Perinton to meet the growing demand for smaller executive offices. The company has been operating a similar executive suite office setting for more than a decade that is continually at or near capacity, Ryco president James Ryan said.

    Comment?

  10. Sutherland eyes NevadaRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Rochester Business Journal

    Sutherland Global Services Inc. is looking to add 1,000 jobs in southern Nevada by 2020, a filing with the Nevada Governor's Office of Economic Development states. The company has proposed to lease a nearly 100,000-square-foot vacant space in the Las Vegas Boulevard Mall that previously housed a Dillard's Inc. department store.

    Comment?

  11. Firm gets big Army contractRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Rochester Business Journal

    Benjamin Wood is founder and CEO of ViewSport Inc. His father, Gregory Wood, is director of operations for the Peni eld-based i rm. Penfield-based ViewSport Inc. has been awarded a $6.9 million contract with the U.S. Army for 1.44 million T-shirts to be used for recruitment purposes over the next two years.

    Comment?

  12. Site with ties to Anthony heads to saleRead the original story

    Thursday May 7 | Rochester Business Journal

    A nearly 100-year-old building on University Avenue is in the process of being sold, with bidders proposing uses that range from gallery space to residential units. Visual Studies Workshop Inc. is selling its building at 421 University Ave. and consolidating its operations into its building next door, at the corner of University Avenue and Prince Street.

    Comment?

  13. Warren unveils smaller budget for cityRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rochester Business Journal

    Mayor Lovely Warren's second annual operating budget for the City of Rochester held property taxes flat and reducing spending for the 2015-2016 fiscal year. The spending plan unveiled Friday is some $2 million smaller than last year, $501.6 million versus $503.6 million last year, city officials said. 1 comment

  14. More than 500 attend Ad Council's annual eventRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Ad Council of Rochester held its Annual Celebration on Friday at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Some 520 people attended.

    Comment?

  15. Brand Networks acquires Shift platform in $50M dealRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rochester Business Journal

    The acquisition allows Brand Networks, a provider of integrated social software and digital marketing services, to power more than $500 million in social advertising for over 650 well-known bands, the firm said Thursday. The Rochester branch is focused on product development and engineering, and will continue after the acquisition.

    Comment?

  16. UR board chooses Wegman as chairman-electRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rochester Business Journal

    The University of Rochester Board of Trustees elected Danny Wegman as its board chairman-elect at its May meeting, officials announced Thursday. The board also elected four new trustees.

    Comment?

  17. Red Wings, Genesee turn back the clockRead the original story

    Friday May 15 | Rochester Business Journal

    This weekend has been named by the Genesee Brew House and the Rochester Red Wings as "Turn Back the Clock Weekend in Rochester" to celebrate each organization's long history. The Genesee Brew House dates back to 1877 and the Rochester Red Wings started in 1879.

    Comment?

  18. Trade gamesRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Rochester Business Journal

    Earlier this week, President Barack Obama's push for trade promotion authority appeared to be on a fast track to nowhere. Fellow Democrats in the Senate prevented it from clearing a procedural hurdle.

    Comment?

  19. RGRTA to look at vanpoolingRead the original story

    Thursday May 14 | Rochester Business Journal

    Rochester Genesee Regional Transportation Authority is inviting commuters, employers and residents to participate in a study that looks at their transportation use, particularly vanpooling. Vanpooling typically is run by a transportation company such as RGRTA and involves a passenger serving as a driver of a van or SUV. 1 comment

  20. Schneiderman, others press for relief related to Everest closingRead the original story

    Wednesday May 13 | Rochester Business Journal

    New York Attorney General Eric Schneiderman along with attorneys general of 10 other states has inked a letter urging the U.S. Department of Education to widen debt-relief options for students caught in the precipitous closing of Everest Institute. An Irondequoit Everest Institute was one of 30 Everest Institute schools the California-based Corinthian Colleges Inc. for-profit chain abruptly shut down last month.

    Comment?

Rochester Job Listings
View or post Rochester job listings on Topix.
Rochester Real Estate
News, listings, and foreclosures in Rochester from Topix.
Rochester Mortgages
Find mortgage rates in Rochester on Topix.