Icahn becomes Xerox second-largest shareholder; stock rises
News that billionaire investor Carl Icahn has taken a 7.1 percent stake in Xerox Corp. caused the company’s stock to jump in after-hours trading Monday, but it drifted lower Tuesday.
Area's unemployment rate falls to 4.5 percent
Rochester’s unemployment rate continued to fall in October, as the number of private-sector and non-farm jobs rose, the state Department of Labor reported Tuesday.
QVI donates equipment to establish lab at RIT
A new metrology lab is being established at Rochester Institute of Technology with a donation of three measuring systems by Quality Vision International Inc.
Rochester ranks No. 12 on top cities to shop local
Rochester ranked No. 12 on Yelp’s 2015 list of the Top 20 Cities to Shop Local, officials announced Tuesday.
Waste Management-owned site receives conservation award
High Acres Nature Area, owned by Waste Management Inc. in Perinton, has been honored with the 2015 International Conservation Award by the Wildlife Habitat Council, an international non-profit that accredits programs that create wildlife habitat on corporate lands. It has recognized 600 sites around the world.
Paleo food truck expands to South Ave. location
Effortlessly Healthy LLC, a paleo meal delivery service and food truck company, has expanded to open a dining and takeout location at 1021 South Ave.