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The Loop

Would you like some Chardonnay with your crow? The Loop was amused by this personals ad that ran in the Democrat & Chronicle last month: “My daughter, Lisa Barbato, knows more about movies than I, Bob Barbato.” Barbato, who runs ...

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The Loop

Would you like some Chardonnay with your crow? The Loop was amused by this personals ad that ran in the Democrat & Chronicle last month: “My daughter, Lisa Barbato, knows more about movies than I, Bob Barbato.” Barbato, who runs ...

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JCPenney to buy Fay’s Inc.

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. and Fay’s Inc. today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for JCPenney to acquire Fay’s, a leading drug store chain in the Northeast with nearly two dozen locations in the Rochester area. Under the terms ...

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Five area firms get state grants

Five companies in the Finger Lakes region have received $177,500 in state grants during the past six months, Gov. George Pataki’s office announced today. The grants, part of the state’s Industrial Effectiveness Program, were awarded to two Monroe County companies.

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Fishgold drops claim
against estranged wife

Rochester produce dealer Louis Fishgold has abandoned an attempt to hang his defunct firm’s financial woes on his estranged wife. Louis Fishgold Inc., which ceased operations last year, is the target of a federal civil action in which creditors seek ...

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NATO propels LaserMax profits

A sizable order from NATO helped shoot LaserMax Inc.’s second-quarter profits and sales to record heights, the company announced today. LaserMax earned $200,000 on sales of $1.5 million during the quarter. A year ago, the privately held firm posted a ...

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PTI tops earnings estimates

Performance Technologies Inc. charged through its second quarter as a public company, outperforming Street estimates with a stunning 76 percent hike in profits. The manufacturer today posted net income of $910,000, or 18 cents a share, compared with $517,000, or ...

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Moscom sees sales, income dive

Always a bridesmaid, Moscom Corp. swooned with a second-quarter loss of $651,000, or 10 cents a share, and a 23 percent dive in sales. The Pittsford firm posted its results after the market closed today. Moscom sales were $3.3 million ...

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Eric Mower earns international awards Eric Mower and Associates came away with two gold and three silver awards in the recent 1996 International Marketing, Public Relations and Advertising Agencies awards competition in Oslo, Norway. The agency won two gold awards–the ...

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Moscom sees sales, income dive

Always a bridesmaid, Moscom Corp. swooned with a second-quarter loss of $651,000, or 10 cents a share, and a 23 percent dive in sales. The Pittsford firm posted its results after the market closed today. Moscom sales were $3.3 million ...

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PTI tops earnings estimates

Performance Technologies Inc. charged through its second quarter as a public company, outperforming Street estimates with a stunning 76 percent hike in profits. The manufacturer today posted net income of $910,000, or 18 cents a share, compared with $517,000, or ...

Read More »

NATO propels LaserMax profits

A sizable order from NATO helped shoot LaserMax Inc.’s second-quarter profits and sales to record heights, the company announced today. LaserMax earned $200,000 on sales of $1.5 million during the quarter. A year ago, the privately held firm posted a ...

Read More »

Fishgold drops claim
against estranged wife

Rochester produce dealer Louis Fishgold has abandoned an attempt to hang his defunct firm’s financial woes on his estranged wife. Louis Fishgold Inc., which ceased operations last year, is the target of a federal civil action in which creditors seek ...

Read More »

Five area firms get state grants

Five companies in the Finger Lakes region have received $177,500 in state grants during the past six months, Gov. George Pataki’s office announced today. The grants, part of the state’s Industrial Effectiveness Program, were awarded to two Monroe County companies. ...

Read More »

JCPenney to buy Fay’s Inc.

J.C. Penney Co. Inc. and Fay’s Inc. today announced the signing of a definitive agreement for JCPenney to acquire Fay’s, a leading drug store chain in the Northeast with nearly two dozen locations in the Rochester area. Under the terms ...

Read More »