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Work Life Reporter — Democrat and Chronicle
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Father, husband, volunteer, @MarquetteU grad, @DandC work life reporter and @USAToday contributor. Tweeting about #ROC, #Bills, #TWD, sports, news and more.

Constantino's says it was a victim of poor vision — It seemed like a good deal for Constantino's Market, the Ohio-based grocer wooed last year to Rochester's monolithic College Town project. Thousands of hungry University of Rochester students live a few blocks away, thousands more people go to work at Strong Memorial Hospital and thousands more live near the Mt.

Valentine's Day spending welcome by small business in Rochester — Ah, the romance - and the dollars - are in the air, and someone is going to get spoiled. Total Valentine's Day spending may be less than other holidays, but that hasn't stopped several Rochester-area small businesses from filling orders of boxed red roses with fresh greenery, or smothering hundreds of fresh raspberries in dark chocolate, or preparing service for a romantic four-course meal.
Feb 12, 2016

Hey guys, if you haven't got a V-Day gift yet there is still time. Some ideas:

Cuomo: KeyCorp's play for First Niagara worrisome — Gov. Andrew Cuomo has joined the growing chorus of politicians opposing KeyCorp's $4.1 billion acquisition of First Niagara Financial Group Inc. Cuomo said in a letter made available on Wednesday that the deal raises significant antitrust concerns and would have a devastating impact on the retail banking industry and consumer access in upstate New York.
Feb 10, 2016

Cuomo threatens legal action; calls First Niagara sale 'devastating'

Feb 11, 2016

Will more political posturing amount to anything in First Niagara-KeyCorp deal?

German firm buying Retrotech for $40M — A German firm is putting $40 million down to acquire a Henrietta-based automated warehouse systems company. Kion Group AG announced recently that it plans to acquire Retortech Inc. from Savoye S.A., a privately held French company, in the first quarter of this year. Under the deal, Retortech will be held by Michigan-based Egemin Group Inc.

Rochester-area firms named best places to work in state — The Pike Co. Inc. was named to the list in the large employer category of firms with 250 or more workers. Emerge, Finger Lakes Technologies Group Inc., First American Equipment Finance, Genesee Regional Bank, HR Works Inc., LECESSE Construction Services and Vanteon Corp.

Learn how to get an SBA loan this week — Small business owners looking to make connections and receive early stage financing guidance can receive guidance during an event later this week. The free Small Business/Lender Matchmaker will be from 8 a.m. to noon on Wednesday at the Memorial Art Gallery, 500 University Ave. The U.S.
Feb 09, 2016

Small business owners looking to make connections and receive early stage financing guidance can receive guidance...

Gillibrand stumps for permanent manufacturing designation — U.S. Sen. Kirsten Gillibrand was in Rochester on Monday promoting plans to make a "Manufacturing Community" designation permanent. The program puts designated communities first in line to receive federal economic development funding and, in Rochester's case, those funds are to be used to invest in manufacturing, said the Democratic senator from New York.

UR's improbable buzzer-beater makes ESPN — Chalk the University of Rochester men's basketball team as the latest to get national run for a highly improbable play. Mack Montague sank a three-pointer in overtime as time expired on Super Bowl Sunday to give UR a 77-76 win over the University of Chicago at the Louis Alexander Palestra.
Feb 08, 2016

Improbable, amazing, once-in-a-lifetime shot by @UofR men's hoops team makes ESPN.

Feb 08, 2016

RT @DandC: UR's buzzer-beater on ESPN: "I'm kind of in shock right now & am enjoying the whole process" https://t.c…

Super Bowl ads: Rochester edition — Abby Wambach in a national spot for BMW's Mini Clubman. Thirty seconds of young children playing and being happy with their caregivers at the Golisano's Children Hospital. A community bounded by leaders, entrepreneurs and Rochester Regional Health.

Ending women's pay gap still elusive — Women still make less than men doing comparable work in New York state although the gap has narrowed ever so slightly in the Empire State, according to a recent report by the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.
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Feb 13, 2016

RT @rilzd: .@Goodman_DandC, who previously schooled us on mole rats and neutrinos, turns his attention to gravitational waves

Feb 13, 2016

They were about 20 feet ahead of me last night, right before Sabres game

Feb 13, 2016

Austin, Texas, sends decision on Uber, Lyft to voters

Feb 13, 2016

I think I got a little drunk on my 80s-90s rockers, Bon Jovi/Mellencamp....really?

Feb 13, 2016

How 6 @McQuaidJesuit students stepped up when no one was around for 'Big Shawn' after his death.… (cc @DandC)

Feb 13, 2016

Unfortunately, Constantino's never had a chance.

Feb 13, 2016

I believe it! Upstate NY man lived under stolen identities for 20 years

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