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Retail still is No. 1

Retail is king when it comes to generating sales on the Rochester Top 100. The sector ranked first—representing the highest revenue and overall employee headcount—on the 2014 Top 100 list. Retail also has been the top sector in both categories ...

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Combined forces

When the leaders at Pike Co. Inc. realized one of its competitors was winning more jobs in niche areas, the management took action. Nearly two years ago, Pike merged with Lecesse Construction Services LLC. Together, they now are known as ...

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Grand gala

Now in its 28th year, the annual Rochester Top 100 gala luncheon is one of the biggest business events of the year in this region. In 2013, the luncheon drew a crowd of nearly 1,900 people to the Joseph A. ...

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A time of change

The Rochester economy is growing and changing, and local experts view the Rochester Top 100 as a perfect reflection of that. This year’s list of the 100 fastest-growing private companies in Rochester showed a drop in total revenue over the ...

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Top 100 Awards Luncheon

The 28th annual Rochester Top 100 luncheon takes place Wednesday, Nov. 5, at the Joseph A. Floreano Rochester Riverside Convention Center. Rochester Business Alliance will honor and celebrate the accomplishments of this year’s Top 100 companies. For tickets or more ...

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Pair of bold adventurers unrestricted by age

Whether visiting a Portuguese museum packed to the rafters with centuries-old decorative tile or spotting a lion’s paw prints in front of their lodge in Africa, Nancy and Rob Carlisle love to travel. The Rochester-based couple, both in their mid-70s, ...

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Travel tips for seniors

 See your doctor before traveling.  Be up-to-date on routine vaccines and those recommended for your destination. More than half of tetanus cases occur in people over 65, so consider getting a tetanus booster.  Consider your physical limitations when planning a ...

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Agencies work to stem turnover in stressful job

Caring for senior citizens can be emotionally and physically challenging. “It is probably one of the most demanding jobs you could possibly ever imagine having,” said Robert Bourg, vice president of organizational development for St. Ann’s Community, a residential care ...

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Long-term care resources

ADULT DAY CARE PROVIDERS Adult Day Health Care 2021 S. Winton Road Rochester, N.Y. 14618 784-6570 Email: cmaskiell@jewishhomeroch.org Website: www.jsladultdayhealthcare.org Brighter Day Medical Adult Day Program (An affiliate of Thompson Health) 30 Fort Hill Ave. Canandaigua, N.Y. 14424 396-6644 / ...

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A vibrant community is a great place to live

A new report from the AARP Public Policy Institute found that 87 percent of adults ages 65 and older and 71 percent of those 50 to 64 want to age in their current home or community. “What is Livable? Community ...

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Best Lawyers in Rochester – 2015 Edition

Appellate Practice Pittsford A. Vincent Buzard Harris Beach PLLC Rochester David M. Lascell Harter Secrest & Emery LLP Thomas G. Smith Harter Secrest & Emery LLP David H. Tennant Nixon Peabody LLP Arbitration Rochester Richard D. Rosenbloom Boylan Code LLP ...

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Methodology for Best Lawyers

This list is excerpted from the 2015 Edition of The Best Lawyers in America, the pre-eminent referral guide to the legal profession in the United States. Published since 1983, Best Lawyers lists attorneys in 137 specialties, representing all 50 states, ...

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Junior Achievement preps youth for work, life

Students in the 1960s who participated in the programs of Junior Achievement of Rochester, New York Area Inc. learned how to start, run and sustain a business. Times have changed. While entrepreneurial know-how remains a critical component, JA’s programs today ...

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Building QCI Direct, sharing her success

To Jane Glazer, the late founder of QCI Direct, the best part of being in business for 30 years was helping the women who joined her company grow and progress throughout their careers. Glazer, 68, died Sept. 5 in a ...

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