N.J. offers Valeant incentive to operate headquarters there
New Jersey economic development officials are giving Valeant Pharmaceuticals International Inc. $39.5 million to put its U.S. headquarters in the Garden State.
Wilmot unveils Finger Lakes casino plan
Developer Thomas Wilmot Sr. has taken the wraps off plans to build a Finger Lakes region casino.
Senate confirms Wolford to federal judgeship
The U.S. Senate has confirmed Elizabeth Wolford’s appointment to judgeship in the Western District of New York’s Rochester division, Sen. Charles Schumer said Thursday. The 70-29 vote makes Wolford the region’s first female federal district judge.
Oak Hill CC names successor to Craig Harmon
Oak Hill Country Club has named a new head golf professional, replacing Craig Harmon, who is retiring after 42 years in that role, officials announced Thursday.
I-Square development among big winners for funding
The I-Square development in Irondequoit is getting more than $2.3 million in funding as one of several projects getting seven-figure awards through the Finger Lakes Regional Economic Development Council.
Teamsters Local elect new leaders
In what the newly elected slate hopes will end some two years of internal strife, International Brotherhood of Teamsters Local 118 members have chosen new leaders.
ROC the Day raises $780,574
The third annual ROC the Day fundraiser ended with more than 600 local non-profit groups raising a collective $780,574 in an online drive.
Indoor trampoline park opens in Greece
Sky Zone LLC Indoor Trampoline Park plans its grand opening for its Rochester-area location from 3 to 8 p.m. Friday.
First-time robotics event takes place Saturday
The For Inspiration and Recognition of Science and Technology Robotics program is holding a FIRST Tech Challenge competition at St. John Fisher College on Saturday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.