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The Quaker/O'Neil Road bridge spans the Erie Canal in Macedon and was converted from vehicular traffic to a pedestrian passage during rehabilitation efforts (photo provided by New York State Parks).
Jan 3, 2023

Historic Preservation Awards recognize area bridge rehab efforts

  Bridge rehabilitation projects in Wayne and Wyoming counties were recognized by the New York State Historic Preservation Awards. The cross-collaborative efforts on rehabilitation of the Schoellkopf Road Bridge in the Wyoming County hamlet of Cowlesville and Quaker/O’Neil Road Bridge in Macedon (Wayne County) received the Excellence in Historic Preservation Consulta[...]

Jan 3, 2023

Airport Best Western sells for $3.55 million

A hotel adjacent to the Frederick Douglass Greater Rochester International Airport has been sold to a firm based in Delaware. Kayatin of Rochester Inc. paid $3,550,000 for the Best Western The Inn at Rochester Airport, located at 395 Buell Rd. in Gates. The deed was filed with the Monroe County Clerk’s office on Friday. The […]

Jan 3, 2023

Latino Giving Circle highlights generosity of Latino community

Daisy Rivera Algarin believes a new initiative at the Rochester Area Community Foundation will spotlight the philanthropic contributions of the Latino community.

Dec 29, 2022

New state law will preserve jobs at Livingston Co.’s largest private employer

The recently signed Buy American Salt Act will preserve jobs — and perhaps provide growth — for Livingston County’s largest private employer. The new law in New York enables municipalities to bypass the lowest bidder and buy from U.S.-based companies the rock salt that is used to clear snow and ice from roadways. Buying American-made […]

Dec 29, 2022

Leo of JK Executive Strategies named a top agency recruiter

Miranda Leo, recruiting manager at JK Executive Strategies, has been named the No. 1 agency recruiter in Rochester by Top Recruiter. Just eight recruiters across the country were honored in the category by Top Recruiter, which recognizes those in 30 industries across more than 50 cities in North America. “I am so honored and humbled […]

Dec 28, 2022

One small Rochester business makes big splash in video streaming world

Steven James Media Group is a globally recognized filmmaking studio that doubles as marketing agency from its downtown Rochester office.

Dec 21, 2022

Cooney honors businesses, individuals for contributions to community

The businesses have acted as a catalyst to growth, success and enhancement of Greater Rochester, Cooney's office said.

Dec 21, 2022

EV charging stations: Perks or necessities for commercial real estate owners?

They chose the new Batavia location just off the New York State Thruway at exit 48 and their travel centers in Avon along Interstate 390 and in Belmont along Interstate 86.

Dec 19, 2022

California company with ties to Rochester moves local operations to expanded space in Victor

The location provides roughly 9,000-square-feet of production space, as well as administrative and research and development space, with room for additional growth.

Dec 19, 2022

Apartment complex owner suing firm hired to manage property

The complaint says Realty Performance Advisors was hired to collect rent and perform property maintenance at South Wedge Commons, an apartment community located at 90 Manor Parkway, just off South Avenue in the city of Rochester.

Dec 19, 2022

New law adds liquor to off-premises menu for smaller caterers

A new law in New York will allow eligible catering firms to serve liquor at off-site events such as weddings, banquets or other functions.

Dec 16, 2022

City receives perfect score for LGBTQ+ inclusiveness

The city of Rochester received a score of 100 on the Human Rights Campaign 2022 Municipal Equality Index.