- HTR to get $2.5M in federal funding for Sibley Square HQ
High Tech Rochester Inc. will receive $2.5 million in federal funding through the U.S. Economic Development Administration for its business accelerator downtown.
- Area drivers just adequate when it comes to safety
When it comes to safe driving, Rochesterians are only adequate, a new report from the Allstate Corp. shows.
- Paychex index shows small-business job growth
Paychex Inc.’s index of small-business job growth shows slow but steady improvement nationwide over last year, with the Middle Atlantic region—which includes New York—with the best 12-month growth rate at 1.04 percent.
- Wegmans ranks second in its category in pharmacy study
Health Mart Pharmacy Inc., Sam’s Club, Publix Mart Inc. and Kaiser Permanente Pharmacy, ranked highest—in different categories—on the eighth annual J.D. Power 2016 U.S. Pharmacy Study.
- Online appointments launched for DMV
Monroe County residents can now make appointments online with the Department of Motor Vehicle offices in Greece, Irondequoit and Henrietta.
- Black Button named a top U.S. craft distillery
Black Button Distilling has been named one of USA Today’s “10 Best” as part of the company’s 2016 Readers’ Choice poll, officials announced Tuesday.
- Area colleges among 'America's Top Colleges'
Several local institutions have been recognized among “America’s Top Colleges” in an annual report published by Forbes.com.
- RPO to kick off new season with Carnevale!
The Rochester Philharmonic Orchestra Inc. kicks off its new season with Carnevale! The Venetian gala and fundraiser is slated to take place Sept. 14 at the Wintergarden at One Bausch and Lomb Place, officials announced Tuesday.
- Seligman outlines plans ahead as UR welcomes students back
The University of Rochester president Joel Seligman welcomed students, faculty and staff back to campus Sunday and outlined a year of milestones ahead in a letter to the university community.
- RIT to break new ground with video game
Rochester Institute of Technology is breaking new ground in the video game industry with a project students produced at the RIT Center for Media, Arts, Games, Interaction and Creativity.
- Slaughter: Harris business here gets $33M federal contract
Harris Corp.’s Communications Systems business in Rochester has been awarded a $33 million federal contract, Rep. Louise Slaughter said Monday.
- Rhinos team up with Zweigle's
The Rochester Rhinos have partnered with Zweigle’s Inc. for the remainder of the 2016 season, officials announced Monday.
- Avon dealership receives FCA US award
Genesee Valley Chrysler Dodge Jeep has earned a FCA Customer First Award for Excellence from FCA US LLC.
Snap Poll: Web deeply altered ways of business|
Twenty-five years ago this month, the World Wide Web debuted as a publicly available service on the internet. And 95 percent of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll say it changed the way they do business.
Over a five-year period, the number of foreign-born Rochesterians jumped nearly 20 percent.
A new anchor of prosperity for Rochester|
Idea for Parcel 5 uses art, nature and low-impact structures to allow people to relax and enjoy the unique architecture of downtown Rochester.
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