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Golisano named grand marshal of NYC’s Columbus Day parade (access required)

Paychex founder Tom Golisano has been named grand marshal of the Columbus Day Parade in New York City. The annual Columbus Day Parade, set for Oct. 10, is the largest celebration of Italian American heritage and culture in the country. ...

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Clubhouse Fun Center owner named state SBA Small Business Person of the Year (access required)

Steven Olschewski, owner of the Clubhouse Fun Center in Henrietta and Greece, was named U.S. Small Business Administration New York State Small Business Person of the Year. The SBA’s signature award recognizes individuals that demonstrate success in business while also ...

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Black Button Distilling announces 10th anniversary celebration (access required)

Black Button Distilling will celebrate a decade of crafting high-quality small batch spirits with a “Cheers to 10 Years” anniversary party from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday, June 2 at its distilling tasting room at 85 Railroad St.  ...

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Camping World opens sixth New York location in Churchville  (access required)

Camping World Holdings Inc. has opened Camping World of Rochester, its sixth location in New York.   The Supercenter in Churchville expands RV sales and service to the greater Rochester market.  A grand opening event will take place June 9 ...

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Definitely Downtown Events hope to invigorate city streets (access required)

A series of new special events in the heart of downtown — from music and movies to art and food — has been launched to lure people to the streets of Rochester and reconnect them with what the city has ...

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After 52 years in Hill family, Twin Hills Golf Course has a new owner (access required)

Twins Hills Golf Course, a staple on Rochester’s public golf scene for 52 years, has been sold to 5719 W Ridge Road, LLC, an enterprise owned by Kristopher Oaks. The sale price was $1.025 million, according to the deed filed ...

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Great Lakes Gaming provides ‘country club’ for gamers (access required)

There was a time when Ben Garvey envisioned himself doing something in golf as a career. He had worked at Gowanda Country Club, not far from his home in the Erie County hamlet of Derby, and also spent 14 months ...

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Rochester Golf Expo set for this weekend (access required)

The Rochester Golf Expo, which connects the golfing community to courses and manufacturers, returns Saturday and Sunday tohum Bill Gray’s Regional Iceplex in Brighton. The Expo will feature exhibits from local and regional golf courses, golf manufacturers and local vendors; ...

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Corporate Challenge back on the running calendar (access required)

After cancellation in both 2020 and 2021 due the COVID-19 pandemic, the 30th running of the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge in Rochester is once again on the in-person schedule. JPMorgan Chase, owner and operator of the Corporate Challenge, announced the ...

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Canandaigua hosting Fire & Ice Winter Festival this weekend (access required)

The Fire & Ice Winter Festival takes place Saturday and Sunday on Main Street in Canandaigua, with ice sculpting, fire shows, horse-drawn wagon rides and a warm beverage trail. The festival is a celebration of winter, with events such as ...

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