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Consumer focus is the key for AOL

Mark Hosbein, America Online Inc.’s vice president of interactive marketing, says that as consumers become more comfortable with new media, they will drive businesses to become savvy across the different media–creating “media convergence.” Hosbein is slated to be a keynote ...

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Carp restructures Kodak leadership,taps Coyne

Eastman Kodak Co. this week outlined a streamlined corporate structure that includes two new executive vice presidents and a new head of its Health Imaging business. Kodak, which saw its stock plummet after a difficult third quarter, plans to simplify ...

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Dissolutions

LIVINGSTON COUNTY McDermott Construction Inc. Filer: Jon Martin MONROE COUNTY In Touch Massage Center Inc. Filer: Thomas Morgan Independence Mobility Concepts LLC Filer: Place & Arnold Marcel Bowling Inc. Filer: Timothy McNamara CPA Ontario Supply Inc. Filer: Ruth Dennehey Owens ...

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Beverage-plant funding awaits action

Though heartened by Children’s Beverage Group Inc.’s emergence from a brief brush with bankruptcy, city officials want more assurances before releasing a $3.5 million loan-and-grant package to the company. Four firms moved in a Chicago court last month to force ...

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Bankruptcies

Albert Ferland, formerly dba CPC Golf Address: 1407 Whalen Road, Penfield, N.Y. 14526 Liabilities: $1,858,310.00 Assets: $190,596.00 Lawyer: Wayne Ohl Chapter: 7 Date filed: Oct. 6 Index number: 00-22942 James White, sole shareholder and director of Jimmy’s Oak Tree Lounge ...

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Nabisco shareholders OK merger

Nabisco Group Holdings Corp. shareholders have approved the acquisition of Nabisco Group Corp. by Philip Morris Cos. Inc. and the subsequent acquisition of Nabisco Group Holdings Corp. by R.J. Reynolds Tobacco Holdings Inc. Regulatory approvals are pending.

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Consumer focus is the key for AOL

Mark Hosbein, America Online Inc.’s vice president of interactive marketing, says that as consumers become more comfortable with new media, they will drive businesses to become savvy across the different media-creating “media convergence.” Hosbein is slated to be a keynote ...

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Growing biotech needs team effort,RIT study reports

It will take a combination of research ideas, academic programs and efforts by industry and government before Rochester can call itself a hotbed of biotechnology, a new study shows. Rochester Institute of Technology on Thursday disclosed results of its biotech ...

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Medeva sees promise in ADHD treatment

Medeva Pharmaceuticals Inc. today reported results from a phase III study evaluating a new treatment for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder. The methylphenidate hydrochloride release capsules are designed to eliminate the need for a school day dose. The capsules use a ...

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Portfolio: Wal-Mart Stores Inc.

PORTFOLIO A weekly report compiled from the proxy statement and annual report of a publicly held company with local headquarters or a company with a major division in the area New York Stock Exchange-WMT Based in Bentonville, Ark., Wal-Mart Stores ...

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National interest rate index

SHORT-TERM INTEREST RATES 10/23/00 (%) 10/16/00 (%) Net change Prime rate 9.50 9.50 NC Federal Funds rate 6.50 6.59 -0.09 Three-month Treasury bills 6.34 6.28 0.06 One-year Treasury bills 5.93 6.97 -0.04 INTERMEDIATE-TERM INTEREST RATES Five-year Treasury notes 5.66 5.77 ...

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Letter to the Editor

Casino would liven Rochester Dear Editor: Your profile of Ed Hall (RBJ, Aug. 18, 2000) was of interest to me. Rochester is my hometown, although I have lived in Manhattan for most of my life. I still make many trips ...

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Applications for Authority

The Rochester Business Journal welcomes press releases. Notices of calendar events should be submitted three weeks before the event date to ensure timely publication. MONROE COUNTY McTarnaghan Family L.P. Processing address: 14 Chelsea Park, Pittsford, N.Y. 14534 Filer: Richard Kroll ...

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Economy Track

EMPLOYMENT -Total non-farm jobs (000) August 554.4 554.5 0.0 548.8 1.0 -Construction August 23.0 22.5 2.2 22.6 1.8 -Finance, insurance, real estate August 21.7 21.7 0.0 21.5 0.9 -Government August 75.0 75.5 -0.7 74.9 0.1 -Manufacturing August 115.6 115.3 0.3 ...

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Transmation results disappoint

Transmation Inc. today reported disappointing results for its second quarter and the first half of its fiscal 2001. Compared with last year, quarterly sales fell 12.2 percent to $17.2 million, resulting in a loss of $256,000, or 4 cents a ...

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