Rochester ranks among
nation's 10 smartest cities
Rochester is home to a lot of smart people, a recent online study shows. The city ranked eighth on the Smartest Cities study conducted by CreditDonkey.com.
Warren selects Ciminelli as chief of police
Rochester’s interim Police Chief Michael Ciminelli has been selected chief of police by Mayor Lovely Warren, officials announced Friday.
Plurality says free trade pacts are bad for Rochester economy
The plurality of respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll—43 percent—says the North American Free Trade Agreement has been bad for the Rochester economy. This compares with 40 percent who say it has helped and 17 percent who say its effect has been neutral.
Vnomics gets system order national trucking firm
Vnomics Corp.’s real-time fleet management system has been purchased by Con-way Inc.’s largest division, Con-way Freight, one of the nation’s largest top less-than-truckload companies.
Hillside is finalist for state initiative contract
Hillside Family of Agencies has been named one of four finalists to move into contract negotiations for the state’s Pay for Success initiative, a program that creates alternatives for family court judges and probation officers to keep youths out of institutional settings.
Gillibrand seeks federal aid for grape growers
Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand on Friday called on the Department of Agriculture to help grape growers and vineyards in Upstate New York affected by the winter’s cold temperatures.
Tim McGraw coming to CMAC
Country superstar Tim McGraw is coming to the Constellation Brands-Marvin Sands Performing Arts Center on May 30.