Author Archives: Gino Fanelli

Jobs plentiful through MCC optics program (access required)

Students in Monroe Community College's Optics Technician program on Friday, Oct. 18.

On a Friday afternoon at Monroe Community College, whirling machinery gingerly spins hunks of foggy glass against polishing tools held by the dozen or so students, slowly but surely transforming those translucent pieces into crystal clear lenses. It’s a delicate manufacturing ...

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Court ruling clears PAB for referendum (access required)

Stanley Martin of the Police Accountability Board Alliance Executive Committee.

A unanimous decision Thursday, Oct. 17 has overturned a decision by Monroe County Supreme Court Justice John Ark, effectively clearing the way for the Police Accountability Board (PAB) referendum on Nov. 5. The Appellate Division of the Supreme Court, Fourth ...

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Tiny Fish Printing opens showroom (access required)

Tiny Fish Printing, a screen-printing and apparel decoration company based on Hayward Avenue, has opened its new sales center, retail showroom and community event space. The opening of the 3,500-square-foot space at 258 Hayward will serve as the company’s community ...

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Wright Beverage to acquire Certo Brothers (access required)

Tessa Tobin (left) and Claude Wright.

Wright Beverage Distributing will acquire Buffalo-based Certo Brothers Distributing’s brand franchise and distribution rights, effectively expanding Wright’s distribution network from 14 to 17 counties. Based on Brighton-Henrietta Town Line Road, Wright is one of the largest beer, wine, soda and ...

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