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Fast Start: What we do

Sean O’Donnell and Alex Freeman, collaborators, Flour City Food Core Flour City Food Core is: a collaboration between Alex Freeman’s videography and Sean O’Donnell’s cooking. Through the video web series and social media hashtag (#flourcityfoodcore), we introduce people to different ...

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From trees “Into the Woods,” a new exhibit at the Nan Miller Gallery, brings together art media created from trees. Dozens of pieces will be on display, from sculptural tables, lamps and mirrors to paintings and wood-turning vessels. The artists ...

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Much work ahead for us as photonics headquarters

AIM Photonics presents a transformative opportunity for our region’s economy, but we have much work to do to bring it to its full potential. Vice President Biden came to Rochester last year to announce the designation of Rochester by the ...

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The Loop

Syracuse, the title favorite With spring officially arriving on Sunday, it’s a good time to check in on the Golden Snowball Award tally for the 2015-16 season. The Golden Snowball Award is a contest among five cities in Upstate New ...

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Quote of the week

“It’s a really great opportunity. … I could have never afforded to start my own business in New York City.” —Greece native Danielle Raymo, 30, who moved back to the area three years ago when she started the Rochester Brainery ...

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RBJ Daily

Photonics hub Rochester will be the new home for two leading photonics companies, bringing a collective $1.6 billion investment and more than 1,400 new high-tech jobs to the region. Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced Wednesday that the two companies, Avogy Corp. ...

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Seen

To view the Seen page with the images, click here. The Dream Factory of Rochester AutismUp Feb. 11:  AutismUp held its Opportunity Awards at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center, attended by 400 sponsors and patrons of AutismUp. ...

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Gossage’s heated rant had a familiar generational tone

This, folks, was a volcanic eruption—a profanity-laced rant of epic proportions that rapidly went viral and provided sports columnists and talk show hosts nationwide with heaven-sent material. Given the passion and anger of Goose Gossage’s comments, you would have thought ...

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State grants may strengthen our regional economy

According to the New York State Department of Labor, as of November 2015 the Buffalo-Niagara region experienced growth in its job market for 37 consecutive months—its longest period of uninterrupted growth in over two decades. New York State calls it ...

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Space oddities A new star show at the Strasenburgh Planetarium features striking images taken by satellites and astronauts aboard the International Space Station. Giant photos are projected on a huge scale and set to music. Among them: February’s big snowstorm, ...

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Quote of the week

“It’s the beginning of the next chapter at Buckingham.” —Kenneth Glazer, managing partner at Buckingham Properties LLC 3/11/2016 (c) 2016 Rochester Business Journal. To obtain permission to reprint this article, call 585-546-8303 or email rbj@rbj.net.

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RBJ Daily

Encore performance Wegmans Food Markets Inc. ranks No. 4 on Fortune magazine’s 2016 “100 Best Companies to Work For” list, marking its 19th consecutive time appearing on the annual list, officials said. “When our people feel cared about and respected, ...

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