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I am a reporter for the Rochester Business Journal. I cover telecommunications, technology, Internet/software/hardware, optics and photonics, advertising/marketing/PR, media, environment, architecture, construction, sports, security, Rochester colleges and universities, breweries, wineries, tourism and the paper's Fast Start section.

Retail gasoline prices up this week in region

Retail gasoline prices have averaged $3.66 a gallon in the past week, rising a total of 8 cents, GasBuddy Organization Inc.’s survey of 319 Rochester gas outlets found.

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Game firms create core of budding industry

The global video game industry in 2012 grossed $79 billion-$14.8 billion in the United States-and is predicted to reach $93 billion in 2013, market research firms report.

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Warren’s victory ranks as top story of 2013

A historic victory marked Rochester's mayoral race this year, making it the business news story of the year as selected by Rochester Business Journal readers. City Council President Lovely Warren's defeat of incumbent Mayor Thomas Richards was voted the top business news story of 2013 by a plurality of Rochester Business Journal readers.

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EarthLink CEO Huff retires; new leader named

EarthLink Inc. president and CEO Rolla Huff is retiring, officials announced Monday. His successor, Joseph Eazor, 51, begins in the role Jan.13. Huff will continue to serve as board chairman for a transition period.

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NY Green Bank gets $210 million in funding

Gov. Andrew Cuomo Friday announced $210 million in initial funding for NY Green Bank. The funding will be used to kick-start clean energy development, to foster job growth and to help communities become more sustainable.

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Program invests $6M to boost upstate startups

New Energy Xcelerator of Upstate New York is expected to distribute $6 million over five years to clean-energy startups in the region.   The program, funded by the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority, aims to identify and ...

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Tech firm projects doubling employment

Motivated by its impending move to the Culver Road Armory and a desire to become better known in its headquarters’ locale, Consilium 1 LLC plans to grow by 40 percent in 2014, double its employees in Rochester and add three ...

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Red Osier expands to sports facilities

Red Osier Food Services Co. is expanding to the Unity Health System Total Sports Experience Inc. locations in East Rochester and Gates. The company plans to add 10 full-time employees with the expansion.   The food services and products company ...

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