A 1,000-pound painting pig from South Africa will have artwork in Rochester Contemporary Art Center’s annual 6×6 exhibit. Pigcasso was saved from a slaughterhouse as a four-week-old piglet by the Farm Sanctuary SA near Cape Town. The sow’s love of ...Read More »
UR Medicine Home Care has had 10 leaders during its first century. More remarkable is the fact that each of those leaders has been a woman. “As women we do such a great job,” laughed Jane Shukitis, the organization’s ...Read More »
If you spent your childhood standing in front of a screen trying to shoot centipedes at the mall, or you’ve ever quickly minimized your computer window while playing solitaire at work, you’ll appreciate the World Video Game Hall of Fame ...Read More »
Monro Inc. on Thursday said it will step out of its established footprint with the acquisition of California-based Certified Tire & Service Centers Inc. Financial details of the transaction were not disclosed. With headquarters in Rochester, the automotive undercar service ...
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Xerox Corp. is exploring the possibility of a “strategic transaction” involving its customer financing business and related assets, a filing with the Securities and Exchange Commission this week shows. Monday’s filing included slides from a March 2019 presentation in which ...Read More »
CGI Rochester International Jazz Festival producers on Tuesday announced a full lineup that includes more than 320 shows at 20 venues. Previously announced headliners for the 18th annual show include George Benson; Steve Gadd Band; Patti LaBelle; Jeff Goldblum & ...Read More »
Alstom Signaling Inc. and its partner, Barletta Heavy Division, have signed a contract to partner on a Massachusetts Bay Transportation Authority subway project. The contract is worth $90.5 million, company officials said. Alstom’s centers of excellence for transit signaling in ...
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When Carolyn Buell graduated high school in 2015, she was certain she was going to get a four-year electrical engineering degree from Rochester Institute of Technology. So certain, in fact, that she stuck it out for a year or ...Read More »
PathStone Corp. is celebrating its 50th anniversary by building upon the services it was founded to provide. “We got started in 1969 and our very first program involved the training and employment model and it was for migrant seasonal farm ...Read More »
New federal legislation will bring the Finger Lakes Region one step closer to being designated a National Heritage Corridor. The Finger Lakes Tourism Alliance (FLTA) on Wednesday learned that the John D. Dingell Jr. Conservation, Management and Recreation Act was ...Read More »
Jason Grady isn’t afraid to stick his neck out or take on challenges others might scoff at. Eighteen years of his life were spent traveling up and down the East Coast racing motorcycles with his father; he turned professional at ...Read More »
The Rochester Oratorio Society has named Eric Kesler as its first executive director. The newly-created position will ensure the mission of the organization is fulfilled, officials said Wednesday. Kesler will be responsible for managing and implementing the operational and business ...Read More »