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RGRTA to receive $10 million in funding

Rochester-Genesee Regional Transportation Authority Inc. will receive nearly $10 million to upgrade and enhance public transportation services in the Finger Lakes region. Gov. Andrew Cuomo this week announced the funding, provided under the Public Transportation Modernization and Enhancement Program, which ...

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CypherWorx expands to new location


CypherWorx Inc. has a new location at 130 Andrews St. The learning content management company was holding an opening event and open house Wednesday from 3 to 6 p.m. CypherWorx has 31 staffers and 28 of them are based in Rochester. CypherWorx provides ...

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RIT wins $1M award from Department of Energy

Rochester Institute of Technology has won a $1 million award from the Department of Energy’s advanced manufacturing office, officials said. The award was given to RIT for improvement in wiring for advanced electric equipment. Carbon-based wires—an alternative to copper—may improve ...

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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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Minnesota firm acquires Annese & Associates

Tech firm Annese & Associates Inc. has been acquired by Minnesota-based ConvergeOne, officials said Tuesday. Effective immediately, Annese & Associates–based in the Culver Road Armory–will be known as Annese, a ConvergeOne company. Terms of the deal were not disclosed. Annese ...

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Firm revs up growth

EkoStinger CEO Parr Wiegel

Technical breakthroughs and millions of dollars in capital investments have a local company looking to triple its staff over the next few years. EkoStinger Inc., which makes aerodynamic equipment for the commercial trucking industry, has received more than $3 million ...

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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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Brook-Lea plays host to the Symetra Tour

Brook-Lea Country Club this week will host the Symetra Tour—the official qualifying tour for the LPGA—from July 20-23 with the third annual Danielle Downey Credit Union Classic. The event is the 14th tournament of the season. The Symetra Tour is ...

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