Excellus paid top 10 managers
$7.4 million last year
Excellus BlueCross BlueShield paid its 10 top managers a total of $7.4 million last year, down 1 percent from the $7.5 million it paid a similar group a year ago, Excellus’ 2014 annual filing with the state Department of Financial Services shows.
VirtualScopics posts bigger loss for Q4, year
VirtualScopics Inc. on Thursday reported a net loss for the fourth quarter of $1.1 million, or 38 cents a share, compared with a net loss of $1 million, or 35 cents a share, in the fourth quarter a year ago.
State audit criticizes RGRTA salary bonuses
An audit by state Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has found top executives at Rochester-Genesee Regional Transportation Authority collected 57 percent of the organization’s salary bonuses over a three-year period because the authority rewarded collective achievements instead of individual efforts.
Most oppose free community college
Saying Americans need more knowledge and skills to meet the demands of a growing global economy without piling up decades of debt, President Barack Obama has proposed bringing the cost of two years of community college “down to zero.” A majority of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll are not sold on the idea, though.
'American Pickers' coming to Canandaigua
The television show “American Pickers” will be filming in Canandaigua next month.