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Canandaigua Wine profit
falls in second quarter

Second-quarter earnings for Canandaigua Wine Co. fell, as the company forecast last month. Net income for the quarter ended Aug. 31 was $4.9 million, or 25 cents a share of common stock, compared with $10.1 million, or 50 cents a ...

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Businesses rush
to Web sites

More than 400,000 U.S. businesses now own sites on the World Wide Web, a 37 percent increase in the past three months. New York ranks second in commercial sites nationwide, with 33,249 registered commercial domains. California leads with 98,648. According ...

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Outlying hospitals
get good grades

Patient surveys show overall satisfaction levels for Finger Lakes Area Hospital Corp. members in the first six months of 1996 above the national average. FLAHC has commissioned the Gallup Organization to conduct phone surveys throughout the year. For the first ...

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Denniston-Welker merges with Prudential Rochester Realtors

Denniston-Welker Realtors has merged with the Prudential Rochester Realtors. The merger creates a three-office firm with 39 full-time and 40 part-time agents. Denniston-Welker employs 13 full-time and 17 part-time agents at offices in Macedon and Fairport. The newly formed Prudential ...

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B&L promotes Guidone Bausch & Lomb Inc. has named James Guidone president of health care and over-the-counter sales for its North American Vision Care Division. In the position, he will oversee the long-term strategy for the general eye-care, skin-care and ...

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ONBANCorp criticizes
move by activist investor

ONBANCorp Inc. officials say they will oppose a plan by activist shareholder Seymour Holtzman to force the Syracuse-based bank to sell itself or merge with a larger financial institution. A statement issued today by Robert Bennett, ONBANCorp chairman and CEO, ...

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ONBANCorp criticizes
move by activist investor

ONBANCorp Inc. officials say they will oppose a plan by activist shareholder Seymour Holtzman to force the Syracuse-based bank to sell itself or merge with a larger financial institution. A statement issued today by Robert Bennett, ONBANCorp chairman and CEO, ...

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Denniston-Welker merges with Prudential Rochester Realtors

Denniston-Welker Realtors has merged with the Prudential Rochester Realtors. The merger creates a three-office firm with 39 full-time and 40 part-time agents. Denniston-Welker employs 13 full-time and 17 part-time agents at offices in Macedon and Fairport. The newly formed Prudential ...

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Outlying hospitals
get good grades

Patient surveys show overall satisfaction levels for Finger Lakes Area Hospital Corp. members in the first six months of 1996 above the national average. FLAHC has commissioned the Gallup Organization to conduct phone surveys throughout the year.

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First Empire posts third-quarter gains First Empire State Corp. today reported net income of $35.9 million for the third quarter, compared with $35.6 million in the same period a year ago. Excluding after-tax effects of securities transactions, net income and ...

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Single-number phone service offered

Cellular One yesterday began offering a service in the Rochester area that allows customers to use one number for their cellular and cordless telephones. The FreedomPlus service is designed to operate on both cellular and landline networks delivering calls to ...

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Ex-R.J. Russell
agents appeal rulings

Former Prudential R.J. Russell Realtors agents are fighting recent bankruptcy court rulings limiting what they can collect from the bankrupt residential realty firm. The agents yesterday filed an appeal of two recent rulings by U.S. Bankruptcy Court Judge John Ninfo ...

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Holiday Inn buyer plans
$5 million in renovations

GF Management Inc. today said it will pump $5 million in renovations into the downtown Holiday Inn Genesee Plaza, and plans to hire more than 200 hotel staffers. As reported yesterday in the Rochester Business Journal’s Daily Edition, GF Management ...

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Holiday Inn buyer plans
$5 million in renovations

GF Management Inc. today said it will pump $5 million in renovations into the downtown Holiday Inn Genesee Plaza, and plans to hire more than 200 hotel staffers. As reported yesterday in the Rochester Business Journal’s Daily Edition, GF Management ...

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Ex-R.J. Russell
agents appeal rulings

Former Prudential R.J. Russell Realtors agents are fighting recent bankruptcy court rulings limiting what they can collect from the bankrupt residential realty firm. The agents yesterday filed an appeal of two recent rulings by U.S.

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