As a sales representative for artificial knee joints, Robert Turbett spent more than 20 years observing operations. He couldn’t help noticing the lengthy and cumbersome preparations surgical staff made unwrapping trays of sterilized instruments. The procedure could involve three people ...Read More »
A University of Rochester professor has won a national award for his research on professional development for social studies teachers. Kevin Meuwissen, associate professor at UR’s Warner School of Education, won the recognition for his work looking at the conflicts ...Read More »
Bergmann Associates is getting smaller — in name anyway. The company has been re-branded simply as Bergmann and adopted a new slogan: “National Firm. Strong Local Connections.” The re-branding is part of a new identity that president and CEO Pete Giovenco ...Read More »
Fairport’s First American Equipment Finance has made a splash nationally, as Fortune magazine placed the firm at No. 25 on its list of the 100 best Medium Workplaces in America. In addition, on Entrepreneur Magazine’s list of the top large-sized ...Read More »
MC Management of Rochester announces that the firm will now manage the downtown Rochester Riverside Hotel, formerly the Radisson Hotel Rochester Riverside. MC Management also operates the Strathallan Hotel and Spa and the Hyatt Regency Rochester. In addition to new ...Read More »
The Rochester City Council has voted in favor of establishing a city-wide Traffic Violations Agency, within the Department of Finance. Passed by a unanimous vote at the monthly council meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 17, the new measure will establish a ...Read More »
New-car sales in Monroe County continued to outpace year-ago sales in September, Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported this week. Car dealers last month sold 4,337 new vehicles, down nearly 8 percent from August sales, but up nearly 7 percent ...Read More »
The Landmark Society of Western New York Inc. has chosen five Rochester area sites as preservation priorities. The 2017 Five to Revive list identifies opportunities for targeted, strategic revitalization and includes Elim Bible Institute in the village of Lima, Livingston ...Read More »
Fancy. Arby’s is re-introducing a sandwich cooked by the sous vide method, topped with crispy onions and dressed with a Cabernet steak sauce featuring juniper berries. And it’s venison. Rochester was one of a handful of areas where the limited-edition ...Read More »
The Canandaigua Chamber of Commerce will honor six Athena Award nominees and four Athena young professional nominees Nov. 17 at its 33rd Annual Canandaigua Athena Leadership Awards Dinner. The event, being held at the Finger Lakes Community College Student Center, ...Read More »
When it comes to preventative discrimination training in the workplace, whether the glass is half full or half empty is open to debate. The guidance has helped workers embrace the value of diversity and inclusion, but many employers still have not put offering the training on ...Read More »
As the Greater Rochester International Airport begins the first phase of construction for its new terminal entrance canopy, motorists can expect a detour. A temporary road closure will be in effect beginning Oct. 23 for all lower-level, outer roadway traffic. ...
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Imagine Monroe, formerly the County of Monroe Industrial Development Agency, has approved assistance for two local economic development projects. The two projects include a $1.28 million addition by Gallina Development Corp. to a building it leases to Transcat Inc., and ...
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