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The Beer Market has a new name (access required)

Small restaurant and beverage franchise The Beer Market has rebranded to Beerhead Bar & Eatery. Beerhead combines the appeal of a rotating selection of draft beers from local and regional brewers, as well as wine and other locally sourced beverages and food offerings. The company says the rebrand is meant to expand the consumer experience from a haven for beer-lovers to more of a family friendly atmosphere.

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Wegmans receives final approvals for Long Island store (access required)

The village of Lake Grove recently granted special-use permits, setback and parking variances and site-plan approval for a 100,ooo-square-foot store on 8.5 acres of the DSW Plaza, according to Long Island Business News, a sister publication of the Rochester Business Journal.

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At last: DRI funding will restore Clinton & Main, other blighted downtown areas (access required)

Home Leasing has completed the purchase of the corner building at East Main Street and North Clinton Avenue, which will be part of The Mayflower development (file photo by Kevin Oklobzija).

Once a bustling center of commerce, the northwest corner of East Main Street and North Clinton Avenue for two decades or more has been a collection of blighted buildings begging for demolition or rebirth.

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State approves redevelopment funding for ‘abomination’ at East Main & Clinton, 4 other projects (access required)

Home Leasing's plan to redevelop four blighted buildings at or near the corner of East Main Street and North Clinton Avenue will receive $4 million in state funding through the Downtown Redevelopment Initiative

"Until Main and Clinton is vibrant again, Rochester won't be fully back," Hochul said. "You go by this and it just taunts people. It tells you there was once a place where people wanted to be, and we lost the luster. That symbol of urban decay has been crying out for a vision for a long time."

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Lawsuit alleges Bill Gray’s delinquent on rent, naming rights fees to rink operator (access required)

A Request for Proposals has been issued for an operator of the restaurant and bar at Bill Gray's Regional Iceplex in Brighton (file photo by Kevin Oklobzija).

In a complaint filed Friday in state Supreme Court in Monroe County, the Monroe Community Sports Centre Corp. alleges Bill Gray's, Inc., hasn't paid monthly rent for the bar, restaurant and snack bar since June 2019 and hasn't paid monthly naming rights fees since October 2019.

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Homechow meal service delivers whole enchilada, other culinary choices (access required)

First there was pizza delivery. Then came food delivery apps, followed by prepare-at-home meal kits. Now comes a service that rolls it all into one. With a motto of “Everyone’s private chef,” Homechow promises to bring hot, gourmet cuisine to ...

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