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Grant Makers

1. Rochester Area Community Foundation 500 East Ave. Rochester, N.Y. 14607 www.racf.org (585) 271-4100 Total Grants Paid(1)($000): $16,285(5) Number of Grants Paid Last Fiscal Year(2)($000): 1,986(5) Total Assets at End of Fiscal Year(1)($000): $189,295(5) Purpose of Giving Programs: To assist ...

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Portfolio: Kraft

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 Based in Northfield, Ill., Kraft Foods Inc., together with its subsidiaries, ...

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Quote of the week

“It still looks like a good idea on paper. It was the execution that went wrong.” -Empire Beef Co. Inc. CEO Steven Levine,on the decision to set up a distribution center that he says led to his firm’s bankruptcy 11/30/07 ...

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Federal tax liens

This information is obtained from the Monroe County Clerk’s Office. Federal tax liens are filed by the U.S. Treasury Department. Rochester Laffs Inc. 3450 Winton Place, Rochester, N.Y. 14623 Amount: $18,816.49 Date filed: Oct. 30 11/30/07 (C) Rochester Business Journal

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Dissolutions

GENESEE COUNTY RKR Subs Inc. Filer: Matteo & Mullen LIVINGSTON COUNTY Medquest Information Services Inc. Filer: James Perkins MONROE COUNTY Aplome Corp. Filer: Alexander Zapesochny Chubba’s Take Out Inc. Filer: Paul McConville Green Clover Associates Inc. Filer: James Cummings III ...

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Deeds

This information is obtained from the Monroe County Clerk’s Office. Hewitt Associates LLC Amount: $550,000.00 Seller: Robert Ruddy and Heather Hunt-Ruddy Location: 11 Turning Leaf Drive, Pittsford, N.Y. 14534 Date filed: Oct. 29 Ukranian Christian Pentecostal Church Amount: $350,000.00 Seller: ...

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Bankruptcies

Mitchell Brian Osur, formerly dba officer and shareholder of Snow Country Ski Shop Inc.; Lisa P. Osur, formerly dba officer of Snow Country Ski Shop Inc. Address: 218 E. Valley Road, Suite 104-221, Carbondale, Colo. 81623 and 16 Hearthstone Road, ...

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Awards and achievements

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York has elected Jonathan Judge to the board of directors of the Buffalo branch. Elaine Spaull has been awarded the Jennifer Koon Courage Award from the Peace and Social Justice program at St. John ...

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Calendar

The Rochester Business Journal welcomes press releases. Notices of calendar events should be submitted three weeks before the event date to ensure timely publication. FRIDAY, NOV. 30 Webster Chamber of Commerce Breakfast Before Business-“Learning for the 21st Century”-Speaker: Adele Bovard-$8 ...

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People

The Rochester Business Journal welcomes photos with press releases three weeks before desired publication date. Prints of digital photos cannot be used, however. If you would like your photos returned, please include a stamped, self-addressed envelope. Jeremy Newman has joined ...

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Community Events calendar

THURSDAY, DECEMBER 6, 2007 American Lung Association of New York State’s Musical Affair; Presented by the American Lung Association; Enjoy an evening of cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and a special musical performance at the unique and fascinating Center Showroom at Artisan ...

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Construction projects wanted

In the Dec.14 Special Report on real estate and construction, the Rochester Business Journal is planning again to feature local “works in progress”-construction projects that have broken ground in the six-county region, but are not yet completed. If you would ...

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RBJDAILY.COM

This is a recap of news reported first on the Rochester Business Journal’s Web site. To receive the Daily Report e-mail, go to rbjdaily.com/dailyform.htm. TUESDAY, NOV. 27 Wine company HQ to move Constellation Brands Inc.’s headquarters should be in new ...

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CLOSE-UP

David Henderson Position: Founder, co-CEO and chief technology officer, New Scale Technologies Inc. Age: 46 Education: B.S. in mechanical engineering, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, 1983; MBA, Carnegie Mellon, 1991 Family: Wife, Susan; son, Steven, 18; daughters, Elizabeth, 15, and Margaret, ...

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THE LOOP

Sprawl to blame? Some good news and some bad news appears in BusinessWeek.com’s tally of the best communities for children. The good news: two Rochester-area communities made the list. The bad news: what the site-as part of a section called ...

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