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CDCR seeks nominations for 2017 awards

The Community Design Center Rochester is accepting nominations for the seventh annual 2017 Reshaping Rochester Awards, officials announced Tuesday. The awards are meant to recognize projects and initiatives that have a positive impact on communities in the Finger Lakes region. ...

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Four projects approved for tax breaks

Four projects were approved Tuesday by Imagine Monroe, formerly known as the County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency, officials said. The projects are to add 119 full-time jobs to the local economy. The approved projects are: Allied Frozen Storage Inc., ...

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GCC opens $6.1 million center

Genesee Community College’s $6.1 million Student Success Center–located on its Batavia campus in Genesee County–has opened. The center helps GCC introduce its new student success coaching model, which focuses on providing efficient enrollment and student services with a new level ...

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Program targets a gender gap

Historically, women have been hard to find in the construction industry. A 2014 National Women’s Law Center report titled, “Women in Construction, Still Breaking Ground,” showed women make up 2.6 percent of workers in construction and extraction occupations, a figure ...

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Del Lago Resort hotel to open July 1

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The del Lago Resort & Casino is now accepting reservations for its opening day—July 1—and beyond, officials announced Friday. The hotel and spa are opening two full weeks ahead of schedule, in time for the Fourth of July holiday weekend. ...

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Dredging of harbor slated for finish this week

Dredging at Rochester Harbor is scheduled for completion this week. Since 2013, more than $5 million in federal funding has been used to dredge Rochester’s port, which ships and receives an average of 95,000 tons of material each year. Commodities ...

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