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Technology is affecting business in ways even George Orwell could not have imagined. Gary Johnson’s Brave New Work World is a site dedicated to exploring technology’s impact on the world of work. This site still is under development, but its ...

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Hudson seeks partnership interests Hudson Hotels Corp. has offered to buy the remaining partnership interest in six limited partnerships that own hotels Hudson co-owns and manages. The company intends to use 900,000 shares of common stock to acquire the partnership ...

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Marking a milestone at Nu-kote

(The following remarks by Nu-kote International Inc. Chairman and CEO David Brigante were on Saturday, July 20, at a ceremony to celebrate the expansion of Nu-kote’s Ridgeway Avenue plant.) Welcome to Nu-kote and today’s open house here in Rochester. Today ...

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Blues promote Bonino

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of the Rochester Area has promoted Patricia Bonino to executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Group Health Medical Centers. The position was created to more closely reflect Bonino’s job responsibilities, according to ...

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Student Loan
reports gain

Student Loan Corp. reported a 14 percent profit gain for its second quarter, chalking up $16.1 million, or 80 cents a share, for the period ended June 30. The firm attributed a rise in core income to the growth of ...

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Vasile charged with insider trading

Federal prosecutors this week charged Pittsford contractor Kenneth Vasile with insider trading. Vasile, 46, is president of Vasile Construction Co. of Rochester. He had been implicated in a Rochester Community Savings Bank insider-trading case orchestrated by former Gannett Co. Inc. ...

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Vasile charged with insider trading

Federal prosecutors this week charged Pittsford contractor Kenneth Vasile with insider trading. Vasile, 46, is president of Vasile Construction Co. of Rochester. He had been implicated in a Rochester Community Savings Bank insider-trading case orchestrated by former Gannett Co.

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Student Loan
reports gain

Student Loan Corp. reported a 14 percent profit gain for its second quarter, chalking up $16.1 million, or 80 cents a share, for the period ended June 30. The firm attributed a rise in core income to the growth of ...

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Blues promote Bonino

Blue Cross and Blue Shield of the Rochester Area has promoted Patricia Bonino to executive vice president and chief operating officer of the Group Health Medical Centers. The position was created to more closely reflect Bonino’s job responsibilities, according to ...

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B&L donates Olympics travel packages to Republicans Bausch & Lomb Inc. donated several dozen Olympics travel packages to the Republican National Committee to use as thank-you gifts for large contributors, according to the Associated Press. Bausch & Lomb declined to ...

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Monro Muffler’s earnings skyrocket

Earnings jumped a record 63 percent for Monro Muffler Brake Inc. in first-quarter numbers the Rochester-based auto-repair firm released today. Monro started fiscal 1997 with a bang, showing net income for the quarter ended June 30 of $3.38 million vs. ...

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New owner of former
Fisons Corp. posts profit

The former Fisons Corp.’s new owner is singing the praises of its latest acquisition, saying it expects the Rochester pharmaceutical to spur future growth. Medeva PLC, which bought Fisons from Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Inc. in June, turned in its second-quarter numbers ...

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Bausch & Lomb earnings tank

Bausch & Lomb Inc.’s earnings for the second quarter ended June 29 were down 40 percent from the same period a year ago, the company said today. The firm reported second-quarter earnings of $30 million, or 54 cents a share, ...

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Bausch & Lomb earnings tank

Bausch & Lomb Inc.’s earnings for the second quarter ended June 29 were down 40 percent from the same period a year ago, the company said today. The firm reported second-quarter earnings of $30 million, or 54 cents a share, ...

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New owner of former
Fisons Corp. posts profit

The former Fisons Corp.’s new owner is singing the praises of its latest acquisition, saying it expects the Rochester pharmaceutical to spur future growth. Medeva PLC, which bought Fisons from Rhone-Poulenc Rorer Inc.

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