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Profile: Robert Morgan

This story appeared in the RBJ’s commemorative 30th Anniversary section. See more content related to the RBJ’s anniversary here. Robert Morgan built his property management empire with the intention of operating primarily out of the limelight. That has changed significantly this ...

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Profile: Giovanni LiDestri

This story appeared in the RBJ’s commemorative 30th Anniversary section. See more content related to the RBJ’s anniversary here. Giovanni LiDestri, CEO of Fairport-based LiDestri Food & Drink, began his career two years after coming to America from Italy. Starting at ...

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Firms build ethical culture through hard work

Holy Childhood's Partners With Industry program is designed to train individuals to achieve maximum production and high quality levels. (Provided)

The Rochester Area Business Ethics Foundation has narrowed its list of applicants down to seven finalists for the 2017 Ethie Award, with a diverse assemblage of local businesses, organizations and one governmental institution eligible for the grand prize. First established ...

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Harley School facts and figures

Controversial start In 1917 a group of Rochester mothers (from widely differing social circles) decided to create a school experience for their 4-year olds. At the time the Rochester area did not have a program for children of this age. ...

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Success drives HWSC’s expansion

Just 30 Rochester students were on the rolls of the Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection when the program started three decades ago. Today, thousands of students, some of whom will graduate from high schools hundreds of miles away, benefit from the program. ...

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Links with schools, employers vital

Hillside Work-Scholarship Connection has grown by leaps and bounds since Robert Wegman first envisioned a way to help improve the graduation rates in Rochester city schools, so much so the organization has employed a dedicated team of individuals to serve ...

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