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  1. Dozens of apartments coming to Batavia as part of bank settlementRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jul 1 | Business Journal

    Fifty-six affordable housing units are set to be built or preserved in Batavia as part of a settlement between New York state and two of the largest financial institutions in the country. State Attorney General Eric Schneiderman announced Wednesday that Citigroup Inc. and Bank of America will finance nearly $75 million for the construction and rehabilitation of 3,780 affordable housing units in New York state.

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  2. Former Sabre pleads guilty to gambling chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Business Journal

    A former Buffalo Sabres defenseman pleaded guilty in U.S. District Court Monday to charges of being involved in an illegal gambling business. Nathan Paetsch , 32, of Spencerport, was charged with transmission of wagering information and structuring transactions to evade reporting requirements.

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  3. McDonald's and Wendy's employees push New York to increase fast-food worker payRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Business Journal

    The majority of people who spoke Monday at New York's wage board hearing are pushing the state to increase the minimum wage for fast-food workers to $15 an hour. Several workers in the fast food industry talked about how they struggle to pay bills and support families on their current wages.

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  4. Lone Star Funds to buy real estate portfolio for $7.6BRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 22 | Business Journal

    Dallas private equity firm Lone Star Funds announced Monday a $7.6 billion deal to buy Home Properties Inc. . Under the all-cash deal, Lone Star will acquire all of Rochester, New York-based Home Properties' outstanding stock for $75.23 per share.

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  5. Companies facing raft of new requirements with Affordable Care ActRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Jun 19 | Business Journal

    Businesses are scrambling to comply with the first health care insurance-related reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act, but there's good news: Help is available. Businesses are scrambling to comply with the first health care insurance-related reporting requirements of the Affordable Care Act, but there's good news: Help is available.

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  6. Delaware's second craft brewery opensRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Jun 17 | Business Journal

    Restoration Brew Worx is celebrating its grand opening in downtown Delaware, 25 N. Sandusky St., Wednesday night. It's the city's second craft brewery start-up, joining Staas Brewing Co., and has the Central Ohio region nearing 30 breweries now.

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  7. Which Upstate districts are strongest in English language arts? Here are the answersRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 15 | Business Journal

    Pittsford is Upstate New York's top-performing school district in the field of English language arts, commonly known as ELA. That's according to subject rankings released this morning by Business First, which analyzed four years of ELA test results for elementary and middle school students, as well as Regents English exams for high schoolers.

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  8. Senior living facility with 111 beds proposed in Palm Beach CountyRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Jun 11 | Business Journal

    County staff received an application in May to rezone the 6.7-acre site at 9948 Woodwind Lane - along on State Road 7/U.S. 441 - to allow for up to 130 senior care beds in 54 units. The application says the developer intends to build a two-story assisted living facility with 86 suites and a one-story memory care facility with 25 suites.

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  9. Houston to add more jobs during the third quarter, survey saysRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Business Journal

    Human resource consulting firm Manpower Group released its Manpower Employment Outlook Survey for Q3 2015 . The report examined job outlook and hiring trends by metro, region and industry.

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  10. Wegmans preps for weekend opening in AlexandriaRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Business Journal

    Prepare to face a surge of shoppers: Yet another Wegmans supermarket lands in the Greater Washington market when the Alexandria store opens Sunday in Hilltop Village Center. The 126,000-square-foot store opens at 7 a.m. and as is typical for the opening of a Wegmans grocery, expect hordes of people to be waiting for the doors to open.

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  11. These are the smartest communities in Upstate New York, according to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Jun 8 | Business Journal

    First place belongs to the Rochester suburb of Pittsford, where nearly three-quarters of all adults hold bachelor's degrees, and three of every eight also have advanced degrees. Both figures are the highest anywhere in Upstate's 48 counties, and they are far ahead of the corresponding national averages of 29.1 percent for bachelor's degrees and 10.9 percent for advanced degrees .

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  12. Developer building $14 million low-income apartment complex in SchenectadyRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    Rochester-based developer DePaul Properties will build a $14 million low-income apartment complex in Schenectady, New York, its first project in the Albany region. The three-story, 50-unit development will be built on Albany Street in Hamilton Hill, a neighborhood that has struggled for many years with poverty and crime.

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  13. Cincinnati is one of America's most overlooked citiesRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 3, 2015 | Business Journal

    The Queen City was among eight small cities with populations between 100,000 and 300,000 that's being ignored despite its perks, the food and travel website has decided.

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  14. Colyer Insurance bought out by ConfieRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 2, 2015 | Business Journal

    Confie, a national provider of personal lines insurance, bought three insurance brokerage firms, including one in San Antonio.

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  15. WNY bankruptcies dropped more than 6 percent in MayRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    Bankruptcy filings in Western New York dropped 6.5 percent during May, even as the number of filings in the Buffalo area inched upward for the month. New data from the U.S. Bankruptcy Court Western District of New York shows 429 filings in May, a decline of 30 compared to the same month in 2014.

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  16. Buffalo mega-firm created with Hiscock Damon mergerRead the original story w/Photo

    Jun 1, 2015 | Business Journal

    The combination of Hiscock & Barclay and Damon Morey has established a 275-attorney, super-regional law firm, which will include 105 attorneys in Buffalo. The coming together of the two firms, which combine for some 250 years in practice, was first reported in March .

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  17. Cranston named to interim CEO post with Girl Scouts of WNYRead the original story w/Photo

    May 29, 2015 | Business Journal

    While a national search continues for a new chief executive officer at the Girl Scouts of WNY, the council has named Judy Cranston to the post on an interim basis. Cranston, who took on the new role in early May, has served as chief operating officer at the agency for the past six years.

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  18. Canterbury Woods to contract with Rochester firm on Gates Circle campusRead the original story w/Photo

    May 28, 2015 | Business Journal

    Canterbury Woods is finalizing a contract with a Rochester construction firm to build its new campus at the former Millard Fillmore Gates Circle Hospital. The organization will hire Lecesse Construction Co.

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  19. Nothnagle Realtors acquired by Howard Hanna Real Estate ServicesRead the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Business Journal

    The deal by Howard Hanna Real Estate Services to acquire Nothnagle Realtors should be the firm increase its footprint and, ultimately, market share in the Buffalo Niagara region. Nothnagle is headquartered in Rochester and is the state's third-largest real estate residential real estate firm with 775 agents and generated more than $1.3 billion in sales volume last year.

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  20. Census Bureau estimates Buffalo as 76th-largest city in U.S.Read the original story w/Photo

    May 21, 2015 | Business Journal

    The federal government has released its annual look at the population of cities across the country and Buffalo now finds itself outside the top 75. The annual estimate for 2014 puts Buffalo - the city, not the metropolitan area - at 258,703 residents. That is down from 259,560 in the 2013 estimate.

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