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Telecom industry veteran John Purcell dies

John Purcell, co-founder of one of the area’s largest telecommunications companies and a longtime telecom industry veteran, died Saturday at the age of 73. Mr. Purcell, a native of Scranton, Pa., started his career in telecommunications at Rochester Telephone Corp.–now ...

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Xerox execs saw compensation rise in 2016

Xerox Corp.’s top leaders saw an increase in their year-over-year compensation in 2016, a filing with the Securities & Exchange Commission shows. Ursula Burns, who served as chairman and CEO, reported total compensation of nearly $14.1 million in 2016, up ...

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Golisano Center selected for Parcel 5


Parcel 5 at Midtown will be home to the Golisano Center for the Performing Arts and Tower with housing, retail shops, restaurants and additional parking, city leaders announced Friday. The $130 million project is a joint venture between Morgan Communities ...

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Photonics power breakfast draws 300 attendees

Roughly 300 people attended the event entitled “Rochester’s Photonics Future” Friday morning. Part of the Rochester Business Journal’s Power Breakfast Series, the event was held at the Radisson Rochester Riverside Hotel. Attendees learned about Rochester’s role in the American Institute ...

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Towpath Grille to re-open April 14

The Fairport-based the Towpath Grille—formerly the Bistro at Towpath Café—is slated to reopen April 14 for lunch and dinner, officials announced Thursday. The Towpath Grille closed after the holidays last year, allowing the owners to remodel the space. “We have ...

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