Kingsbury, investment firm to acquire assets of Italian group
Kingsbury Corp. has joined with AuSable Capital Partners LLC to acquire Milan-based Negri Bossi Group Inc.’s assets.
Area home sales fall in first quarter as listings shrink
Area home sales dropped 8.3 percent in the first quarter compared with a year ago, the Greater Rochester Association of Realtors Inc. reported Thursday. The median sale price was unchanged at $120,000 and the number homes on the market fell sharply.
Feds charge Wheeler with tax evasion
Federal prosecutors have charged Christopher Wheeler, accused of running “pump-and-dump” penny stock scams, with tax evasion.
Rochester region sees job growth in March
The Rochester economy showed improvement in March, with an increase in both non-farm and private-sector jobs, the state Department of Labor reported Thursday.
Majority backs Paycheck Fairness Act
Nearly 60 percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say a national gender wage gap exists. A similar majority supports the Paycheck Fairness Act. See dozens of comments from readers.
Net income rises in Q1 for KeyBank parent
KeyCorp on Thursday reported a slight increase in first-quarter net income, beating Wall Street estimates by 2 cents a share.
Rochester mayor admitted to Strong Memorial
Rochester Mayor Lovely Warren was admitted to Strong Memorial Hospital late Wednesday night because of flu-related symptoms, city officials announced Thursday.
Net income rises at HCL Technologies
HCL Technologies Ltd., a global information technology services provider, posted a profit of $264.2 million, or $1.50 a share, for its third quarter. The 40 percent increase beat analyst expectations.