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Job Path programs helps 400 disabled workers — Marty Bollweg was working in his food service position at St. John Fisher College when he saw former Buffalo Bills quarterback Jim Kelly during training camp. Surprised, he quickly blurted out: Are you Jim Kelly? The response went something like: No, I'm Jim Flutie.

Working parents juggle jobs, seasonal illnesses — ROCHESTER, N.Y. - Andrea Raethka's Facebook post earlier this week read like an alert to stay far away from her city home. "This the season to be ... Sneezy!" she wrote. "All the Raethkas are sick, except for my daughter, fa la la la la la la la la."

New car sales in Rochester hit 12-year high — New cars continue to roll out of local dealerships and showrooms at a clip unmatched in several years. New car sales last year were up 3.4 percent to 46,899 total vehicles, said Brad McAreavy, president of the Rochester Automobile Dealers Association Inc.

Wells Fargo reaches $4M settlement with state — About 1,300 state residents - including 220 living in the Finger Lakes region - are in line to receive about $1,600 in payments as the result of a settlement between the state and Wells Fargo Bank.

Sundance film shot with Moondog lens on iPhone — It's a gritty, edgy film of two transgender prostitutes in Hollywood that was shot using an iPhone 5S with a lens made by a small Fairport manufacturer. But director Sean Baker waited until after the premiere of Tangerine at the Sundance Film Festival to share that he shot the film with an anamorphic lens made by Moondog labs, and some other equipment and apps.

Hyped for Halftime not so hyped during Super Bowl — Hyped for Halftime wasn't the most hyped thing locally on Twitter during the Super Bowl, according to a social media analysis conducted on Sunday by Roberts Communications. The Rochester-based advertising, marketing and public relations firm said Monday that among 11,000 local tweets relating to the Super Bowl only about 200 local tweets ever mentioned Hyped for Halftime, an event sponsored by Pepsi Co.

Adrian Jules suits up another player for Super Bowl — Adrian Jules Ltd. is suiting up a fairly large player for the biggest week of the NFL's season. Seattle Seahawks defensive tackle Kevin Williams, who wears a size 50 and measures in at 6-feet, 5-inches and weighs about 315 pounds, has ordered three custom suits from the local clothier for various Super Bowl week events.

Modern Family's Jesse Tayler Ferguson wears Hickey Freeman — It wouldn't be the first time a celebrity boasted about wearing a Rochester-made product, but it just might be the latest. "Modern Family" actor Jesse Tyler Ferguson tweeted prior to attending the annual Screen Actors Guild Awards that he was wearing a custom tuxedo, along with his partner Justin Mikita, made by Rochester's Hickey Freeman.

UR grads finalists in Doritos Super Bowl contest — Two University of Rochester graduates are hoping a loud crunch, a seven-year-old girl and an impromptu auction at a lemonade stand can give a big boost to their filmmaking careers. A 30-second ad called "The Lemonade Stand" by David Horowitz and Nick Sivakumaran is among 10 finalists of the Doritos Crash the Super Bowl contest.

Winter means lost work for some — Just before Cynthia Tarver goes to work, she pulls on her winter boots, a large bright oversized jacket, a hat and knit gloves over about three other layers of clothing. The 92-year-old Henrietta resident - perhaps the area's most experienced outdoor worker - is a crossing guard in her hometown, stationed near the Ninth Grade Academy and at Lehigh Station and Pinnacle roads.
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Mar 04, 2015

RT @JODonnellBooks: @ToddJClausen I'd love for u to share so we can raise as much as we can in Amanda's honor…

Mar 04, 2015

RT @VicsMovieDen: The iconic awning from local business #CharlotteAppliances had collapsed. Hope no one was injured #ROC #ROCNews

Mar 04, 2015

RT @DandC: Courtney Wagner made appearance as guest on @TheEllenShow and was presented with check and message from @AbbyWambach

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