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Facebook for Livingston County eateries goes viral in a good way

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When Alicia Lawless of Dansville asked for recommendations for chicken wings on Tuesday, she got more than 120 responses.  And that’s just for Livingston County.  A new Facebook group, Livingston County Menus, started by Zach Matzek, a Dansville school counselor ...

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Grubhub finds vegans plentiful in Rochester (access required)

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Who knew Rochester was a haven for vegans? Grubhub did, that’s who, and they’re sharing their data in a “State of the Plate” report. The online food ordering and delivery service has analyzed usage trends from the first five months ...

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Retail business arising in new forms downtown (access required)

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Where Rochester’s downtown once featured four department stores and two grocery stores, now there are none. A quarter century after the last department store closed, in the places where all of Rochester once shopped, there’s a car museum, a large ...

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Michelin-star-winning chef headlines June fundraiser (access required)

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Richard Reddington, the Michelin-star winning chef who ran two acclaimed restaurants in the Napa Valley region, will highlight a foodie fundraising event on the site of the annual jazz fest in Rochester. Reddington plans to open a restaurant in Rochester ...

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MamaJuanaROC brings Dominican fusion flavor to Clifford Avenue (access required)

Marcos Lopez, left, and family have opened a Latin fusion restaurant on Clifford Avenue.

City officials helped celebrate the grand opening Tuesday of a new restaurant on Clifford Avenue. MamaJuanaROC Restaurant and Lounge, at 2260 Clifford Ave., features a Latin fusion menu, including plantain bowl appetizers, Dominican kabobs, sushi accompanied by Rochester-style ground meat ...

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Eat Up Rochester is the newest incarnation of a local restaurant week (access required)

Rochester's local restaurant week is April 23-29.

Rochester Downtown Development Corp. is launching a restaurant week in Rochester next week, hoping to bring more business to the city’s restaurants while encouraging local residents to try something new. During “Eat Up Rochester,” which runs from Monday through Sunday, ...

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It’s pizza for Pi Day (access required)

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Fresh off a grand opening that had crowds lined up out the door, brand-new Blaze Fast-Fire’d Pizza is pulling another stunt. The store at 1100 Jefferson Road in Henrietta is offering pizza pies at a bargain price for Pi Day ...

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