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Yearly Archives: 2008

White House may step up to help automakers

The Bush administration said Friday it was ready to step in and prevent the U.S. auto industry from collapsing after the Senate refused to pass a rescue bill endorsed by the White House and congressional Democrats, AP reported.

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Community Calendar

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2008 Saturdays with Santa at Springdale Farm; You are invited to join Santa and Mrs. Claus at Springdale Farm for a pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon; Christmas wonderland ...

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South Avenue ramp suit shifts to federal court

Fireman’s Fund Insurance Co. says it should not have to pay the city’s legal costs if a court orders it to give Rochester some $7.4 million to cover costs of the South Avenue Garage’s ramp collapse. The 1,800-space parking garage’s ...

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Record

APPLICATIONS FOR AUTHORITY GENESEE COUNTY EIF Innovative Holdings LLC Processing address: c/o CT Corporation System, 111 Eighth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10011 Filer: Jessica Xavier EIF Innovative Holdings LLC Processing address: c/o CT Corporation System, 111 Eighth Ave., New York, ...

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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. Send digital submissions to [email protected] FRIDAY, DEC. 12 Brighton’s Best Chapter of Business Network International Meeting-Free-7 ...

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Quote Of The Week

“I’m not an engineer or an architect, but I’ve been in that building. It’s had its day.” -Thomas Bonadio, who is leading fundraising efforts for a performing-arts center at Renaissance Square, on how the Auditorium Theatre has outlived its usefulness ...

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Record

APPLICATIONS FOR AUTHORITY GENESEE COUNTY EIF Innovative Holdings LLC Processing address: c/o CT Corporation System, 111 Eighth Ave., New York, N.Y. 10011 Filer: Jessica Xavier EIF Innovative Holdings LLC Processing address: c/o CT Corporation System, 111 Eighth Ave., New York, ...

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Ill. AG asks court to strip governor of powers

Illinois attorney general Lisa Madigan asked the state’s highest court Friday to strip scandal-plagued Gov. Rod Blagojevich of his powers, AP reported. Pressure on the governor intensified to step down and lawmakers are considering impeachment.

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New law will expand core definition of ‘disability’

President Bush recently signed into law a bill that will significantly broaden the reach of the Americans with Disabilities Act. By expanding the ADA’s core definition of “disability,” the ADA Amendments Act reverses several U.S. Supreme Court decisions that, over ...

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In The Works

Owner: Tri Veterans Housing LLC Location: Fernwood Park, Norton Village and Ramona Park Project information: Rehabilitation of apartments to include replacement of all major building systems, full kitchen and bath replacement, deck replacement, construction of community space and landscaping. Cost: ...

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Community Calendar

SATURDAY, DECEMBER 13, 2008 Saturdays with Santa at Springdale Farm; You are invited to join Santa and Mrs. Claus at Springdale Farm for a pancake and sausage breakfast Saturday at 9 a.m., 10 a.m., 11 a.m. and noon; Christmas wonderland ...

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In The Works

Owner: Tri Veterans Housing LLC Location: Fernwood Park, Norton Village and Ramona Park Project information: Rehabilitation of apartments to include replacement of all major building systems, full kitchen and bath replacement, deck replacement, construction of community space and landscaping. Cost: ...

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The state’s hiring spree

The U.S. Labor Department’s employment numbers for November were truly stunning. Private-sector employers shed payroll positions at the fastest rate in more than three decades, and the nation’s jobless rate jumped to its highest level in 15 years. Yet not ...

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