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Yaniszewski wins small-business honor

Linda Yaniszewski Wednesday was named the Small Business Person of the Year for 2004 by the Small Business Council of the Rochester Business Alliance Inc. Yaniszewski is president and CEO of ExecuScribe Inc., which provides corporate and medical transcription services. ...

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Yaniszewski wins small-business honor

Linda Yaniszewski, president and CEO of ExecuScribe Inc., Wednesday was named the Small Business Person of the Year for 2004 by the Small Business Council of the Rochester Business Alliance Inc.

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Area jobless rate improves over 2003

The unemployment rate in the Rochester area was 5.1 percent in September, up from 5.0 percent in August, but down from 5.9 percent a year ago. The state’s unemployment rate was 5.5 percent in September, down from 5.6 percent in ...

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Area jobless rate improves over 2003

The unemployment rate in the Rochester area was 5.1 percent in September, up from 5.0 percent in August, but down from 5.9 percent a year ago.

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Auto sales up over last year, but September lags August

Vehicle sales in Monroe County soared 13.5 percent higher in September than in the same month in 2003, the Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported. Sales declined, however, nearly 5 percent from August. RADA figures show 5,777 vehicles were sold ...

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Auto sales up over last year, but September lags August

Vehicle sales in Monroe County soared 13.5 percent higher in September than in the same month in 2003, the Rochester Automobile Dealers’ Association Inc. reported. Sales declined, however, nearly 5 percent from August.

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Meyer’s Campers grows now as part of huge RV chain

Last year Mark Meyer, then-owner of Caledonia-based Meyer’s Campers Inc., predicted the company’s revenues would top $120 million and he anticipated expanding to a warmer climate in the next five years. Instead, Meyer this year sold his five-location recreational vehicle ...

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Manufacturing conditions improve

Manufacturing conditions in New York improved in October, but at a slower pace than in September, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Empire State Manufacturing Survey shows.

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Manufacturing conditions improve

Manufacturing conditions in New York improved in October, but at a slower pace than in September, the Federal Reserve Bank of New York’s Empire State Manufacturing Survey shows. The general business conditions index remained positive but fell to 17.4 from ...

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Monro’s second-quarter sales up nearly 20 percent

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. Thursday reported a 19.3 percent increase in second-quarter sales to $88.4 million, up from $74.1 million a year ago. Net income increased 13.1 percent to a record $6.7 million, or 46 cents a diluted share, from ...

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Monro’s second-quarter sales up nearly 20 percent

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. Thursday reported a 19.3 percent increase in second-quarter sales to $88.4 million, up from $74.1 million a year ago. Net income increased 13.1 percent to a record $6.7 million

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Monro Muffler Brake to buy tire stores in Baltimore

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire five Baltimore-area retail tire stores from Donald B. Rice Tire Co. Inc., a tire wholesaler and distributor based in Frederick, Md. The stores have combined sales of $6.5 million. Monro ...

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Monro Muffler Brake to buy tire stores in Baltimore

Monro Muffler Brake Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire five Baltimore-area retail tire stores from Donald B. Rice Tire Co. Inc., a tire wholesaler and distributor based in Frederick, Md.

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Birds Eye packages get new look

Birds Eye Foods Inc. is rolling out a newly designed package for its entire Birds Eye line this month. The new packaging will feature enhanced imagery with colorful photography to convey a “just picked” look, company officials said. It also ...

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