Splyce eSports wins 2015 Rochester Venture Challenge
The winner of the 2015 Rochester Venture Challenge is Splyce eSports, a gaming company that builds websites to stream information for fans, game developers and event organizers.
M&T, Hudson City extend deadline for merger
M&T Bank Corp. could be taking a bit longer to move forward on a planned merger with New Jersey-based Hudson City Bancorp Inc.
Rooney's again tops fine-dining picks
RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll respondents appear to really enjoy Rooney’s Restaurant. The Rochester eatery again this year ranks as readers’ favorite place for fine dining in the Rochester area.
New car sales up in March, flat for Q1
New-car sales in Monroe County continue to keep pace with 2014 sales, the Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported.
RIT named among top 'green colleges' by Princeton Review
Rochester Institute of Technology has been named one of North America’s greenest universities by the Princeton Review.
Jewelry shop program aims to boost student attendance
The Mother’s Day Jewelry Shop program, which aims to encourage Rochester City School District students to meet attendance goals, will offer students the chance to pick out jewelry for their mother on May 7.
Open house to highlight planned improvements to public market
City officials will hold an open house at the Rochester Public Market from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, with architects and engineers on-hand to discuss scheduled improvements to the site.
Vuzix acquires pair of patents
Vuzix Corp. has acquired two patents for an undisclosed price. One patent covers gesture controls of 3-D virtual objects; the other focuses on ambient light management in see-through wearable displays.
Hart's Local Grocers expands delivery area
Hart’s Local Grocers has a new three-mile delivery radius that encompasses 29 zip codes. The reason for the expansion was to reach more Rochester neighborhoods, officials said.
St. Paul, Minn., officials to speak about city's transformation
The public is invited to hear about how St. Paul, Minn. was transformed around a river, at the Community Design Center of Rochester’s Reshaping Rochester luncheon Tuesday.
Event looks at future of visual communications
The Harley School is holding a presentation, “Eyes on the Prize: Shaping the Future of Visual Communications,” at the Briggs Center for Civic Engagement on April 23 from 6:30 to 8 p.m.