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  1. RIT group headed for Silicon ValleyRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    A delegation from Rochester Institute of Technology is headed to Silicon Valley next week to talk strategy with powerhouse technology companies such as Apple Inc., Facebook Inc., Google, Oracle Corp. and IBM Corp. The 90-member RIT team led by President William Destler will include local business leaders who make up the president's roundtable, staff and several trustees, among them board chairwoman and Complemar Partners Inc. CEO Christine Whitman. The team is scheduled to meet with 24 companies in the technology corridor located between San Francisco and San Jose during the July 20-22 visit.

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  2. Rochester Top 100: Diversification keeps its designs on growthRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Bergmann Associates Inc., the architectural and engineering firm, is gearing up for a downtown move as it continues to grow through diversified offerings and keeping up on the latest technology. The firm was founded in 1980 and has a dozen offices along the East Coast and in the Midwest, but Rochester remains its headquarters with 185 employees.

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  3. Italian chef provides authenticity to eateryRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    For food buffs in the mood for authentic Italian cuisine, look no further than Oriens Cafe. Owner Gianni Catalano modeled the cafe after his friend Salvatore Garofalo's own Oriens Pasticceria in Sicily.

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  4. Most local stocks end Q2 on upward trajectoryRead the original story

    Jul 14, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    The second quarter ended with signs of improvement for stocks of interest in the Rochester area. In the last six months, local stocks trading on the New York Stock Exchange were up 4.49 percent.

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  5. UR appoints a dean of graduate studiesRead the original story

    Jul 25, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    The University of Rochester announced Monday the appointment of a new dean of graduate studies in Arts, Sciences and Engineering. Melissa Sturge-Apple, associate professor in the department of psychology, has been named to the post, subject to confirmation by the university's board of trustees.

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  6. Healthy eating restaurant to add 3rd locationRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    CoreLife Eatery LLC, a Binghamton-based health food restaurant, has opened two locations in the Rochester area this year, creating some 100 jobs. The company plans to add a location in Henrietta - and 50 more jobs - by September.

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  7. SUNY Geneseo to partner with RCSD School No. 19Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    A second struggling Rochester school may get a boost from a special partnership, this time with the State University of New York at Geneseo. The Rochester City School District on Thursday announced it has a memorandum of agreement involving the college and the Dr. Charles T. Lunsford School No.

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  8. Wegmans to hold 100th anniversary eventRead the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Wegmans Food Markets Inc. is holding a celebration to honor its 100th anniversary on Saturday at Ontario Beach Park from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., officials announced Thursday. The event, located at 50 Beach Ave., will include outdoor activities for all age groups, including a classic car show, live entertainment, guided walking tours of historic Charlotte and children's activities, officials said.

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  9. Homes sales up 9.6 percent in Monroe County in Q2Read the original story

    Jul 21, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Monroe County home sales increased 9.6 percent in the second quarter compared with a year ago, the Greater Rochester Association of Realtors Inc. reported Thursday. A total of 2,377 home sales closed in the quarter, up from a year ago.

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  10. Greentopia holds fund-raiser on High Falls bridgeRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Greentopia, an environmental nonprofit focused on sustainable development, hosted its second annual Dinner on the Bridge at the Pont De Rennes Bridge in High Falls on Tuesday evening. Nearly 300 people attended the event.

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  11. Trade publication touts ESL among healthiest credit unionsRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    ESL Federal Credit Union was named to a list of healthiest credit unions nationally by DepositAccounts, an online publication providing banking and savings information to consumers. According to DepositAccounts, ESL stood out in all evaluation categories, including deposit growth, loan-to-reserve ratios and capitalization, and will be listed in its 2016 edition of the Top 200 Healthiest Credit Unions in America.

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  12. RG&E seeks proposals for electricity distribution grid workRead the original story

    Jul 20, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Rochester Gas and Electric Corp. announced Wednesday it is seeking proposals to address the need to upgrade its electricity distribution grid in Rochester. RG&E, a subsidiary of Avangrid Inc., has issued a request for proposals seeking suggestions for distributed generation, demand response, energy efficiency programs, energy storage or other resources to ensure continued reliable service to 6,500 residential and commercial customers in the area served by the company's Station 43 substation.

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  13. COMIDA approves tax breaks for Tech Park projectsRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    The County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency approved exemptions for the owner of the Tech Park in Gates to help offset costs of a $14 million project for Maximus Inc. Tech Park Owner LLC received $1.12 million worth of sales and mortgage tax exemptions on a project that will renovate 200,000 square feet at the Elmgrove Road site for Virginia-based Maximus, which is opening a call center there. The project is expected to have an on impact 325 jobs and create 2,100 new jobs over the next three years and generate state and regional benefits totaling $53.9 million.

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  14. Schumer: Harris business gets $22.5 million contractRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Harris Corp.'s Communications Systems business in Rochester has received a $22.5 million contract from the Department of Defense to manufacture single channel ground-to-air radio system circuit card assembly parts, Sen. Charles Schumer, D-N.Y. said Tuesday. The five-year contract has an estimated completion date of July 2021.

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  15. Five Star Bank reorganizes leadership teamRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Five Star Bank is reorganizing its leadership team, with several executives getting new titles and some new hires expected to focus on specific areas of business. Those affected include William Kreienberg, an executive vice president who has been newly named chief administrative officer.

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  16. Roughly 200 attend leadership eventRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Rochester Business Journal presented a Dale Carnegie Training leadership development event called "Step Up to Leadership" on Tuesday. The event drew nearly 200 business professionals to the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center from 8:30 to 10:30 a.m. Attendees heard speakers Melisza Campos and Ercell Charles discuss strategies to become more effective leaders.

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  17. Rochester ranks 52nd in U.S. for stressRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Rochester receives poor marks when it comes to stress, a new report from WalletHub shows. Among the nation's largest 150 cities Rochester ranked 52nd for its stress levels and fourth for its high poverty rate.

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  18. Vertus High School expands with new buildingRead the original story

    Jul 19, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Vertus High School, a year-round charter boys' high school, opens its new building to the public on Saturday. The school is in a converted manufacturing space on Humboldt Street at Culver Road.

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  19. Former Greece superintendent to lead Rochester city schoolsRead the original story

    Jul 18, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    The Rochester city school board signed a contract Monday with Barbara Deane-Williams to serve as the next superintendent of city schools. Deane-Williams is the former superintendent of the Greece Central School district.

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  20. Study identifies 2 options for performing arts centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jul 18, 2016 | Rochester Business Journal

    Consultants hired to study options for a performing arts center downtown have come up with two options - one at Midtown and the second at the intersection of Exchange Boulevard and Court Street. Both options include a 2,850-seat theater and additional parking.

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