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595 Blossom Road Suite 303
Rochester, NY 14610, USA

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NY teacher tenure system faces new legal challenge

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 18:28:41 -0700

An educational advocacy group led by former CNN journalist Campbell Brown is challenging New York state's teacher tenure system, filing a lawsuit Monday that alleges that job protections unfairly shield bad teachers. Seven parents of public school children from New York City and Rochester are the plaintiffs in the lawsuit, filed in Supreme Court in Albany.

Wegmans installing solar panels at organic farm

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 17:58:47 -0700

Wegmans Food Markets is embracing solar energy with its recent installation of 2,000 solar panels on the roof of the Wegmans office building in Rochester and planned installation of more than 300 solar panels at the Wegmans Organic Farm in Canandaigua this summer.One array of panels next to the main barn at the organic farm may generate enough power to meet 100 percent of the barn’s energy needs ...

William Mattar Elected Erie County Bar Foundation Treasurer

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 15:06:07 -0700

William Mattar has been elected treasurer for the Erie County Bar Foundation. He was also recently recognized by the Foundation for his service as Chairman of the Foundation's 2013 Campaign. (PRWeb July 28, 2014) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2014/07/prweb12052695.htm

NY tenure law faces new legal challenge

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 12:06:55 -0700

Albany, N.Y. (AP) -- A group founded by former CNN journalist Campbell Brown is challenging New York state's teacher tenure system. Seven parents of public school children from New York City and Rochester filed a lawsuit Monday in Albany alleging that job protections violate a student's right to a quality education. ...

Edward Webb Latham

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:58:38 -0700

Edward Webb Latham passed away peacefully in the home in which he was born Friday, July 25, 2014 surrounded by his loving family. He was born June 6, 1922 on the kitchen table (he always claimed) at Latham Farms in Orient. His early years were spent torturing his older sisters Elinor, Blanche and Katharine. Upon his […]

NCCN Offers Free Webinars for Patients with Non-Small Cell Lung Cancer

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 10:23:06 -0700

On August 16, 2014, NCCN will host the second of two free patient information webinars designed to allow patients and their caregivers the opportunity to listen to live expert discussions about non-small cell lung cancer.

Editor's choice

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 09:44:33 -0700

20 April 2007 — Rochester (NY): Xerox has reported that Q1 profit was $233 mi... Paris France. Paper merchant Antalis has said the consolidation of Xerox's W...

Today in Small Business: Zico Versus Vita Coco

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 08:49:00 -0700

Why this will be an unusually busy week for the economy. Is Babson a better deal than Harvard?

Fisheye Lens for 4K Projectors produces wide horizontal image.

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:51:43 -0700

Designed for 1.38 in. DLP 4K 3-Chip projectors such as Christie D4K3560 and Barco Galaxy 4K-32, HMR113 wide angle 1X relay projection lens projects 170.6° x 84.4° for wide horizontal image. This 11.27 mm focal length fisheye lens, suited for use in amusement rides, immersive applications, or giant screen installations, also includes masking slot properly positioned for applications that require ...

Pinto's Grand Slam Too Much to Overcome

Mon, 28 Jul 2014 05:24:17 -0700

ROCHESTER, NY -- Josmil Pinto lifted his second game-winning homer of the series, belting a fifth-inning grand slam that paced the Rochester Red Wings' (60-48) 6-3 win and extend the Indianapolis Indians' (56-54) winless streak to seven games on Sunday afternoon at Frontier Field.

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