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Back In Brown: The Original Honey Brown Returns To Its Roots
February 22, 2010 – 7:47 PM | No Comment
Back In Brown: The Original Honey Brown Returns To Its Roots

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ROCHESTER, N.Y., Feb. 22 /PRNewswire/ – First introduced in 1994 and widely popular in the late 90s, The Original Honey …

N.Y. grapes shine in Rochester ice wine competition
February 18, 2010 – 1:16 PM | No Comment
N.Y. grapes shine in Rochester ice wine competition

From a deep red to a light lemon, 13 New York ice wines were swished, sniffed, tasted and judged in the first competition of its kind.
Casa Larga Vineyards in Perinton, whose 2005 Fiori Vidal ice …

Ontario County, New York Wants Ultra-Fast Google Network
February 16, 2010 – 9:22 PM | No Comment
Ontario County, New York Wants Ultra-Fast Google Network

From Canandaigua, N.Y., comes the news that a day after Google’s  blog entry saying the company was looking to set up an ultra-high speed network, Axcess Ontario is reportedly announcing it wants Ontario County to serve …

Wine Industry Gathers Wednesday
February 15, 2010 – 9:54 PM | No Comment
Wine Industry Gathers Wednesday

The New York wine industry will converge on Rochester this Wednesday, as “Viticulture 2010″ begins.
Jim Trezise is the president of the New York Wine and Grape Foundation. He says the conference is held every three …

Susan B. Anthony house opens
February 12, 2010 – 12:49 PM | No Comment
Susan B. Anthony house opens

At 52 years of age, Susan B. Anthony became a criminal — arrested, put on trial and found guilty. Her crime? She was a woman, and she voted in a presidential election. The judge ruled …

Spring Awakening in Rochester, NY!
February 9, 2010 – 2:08 PM | No Comment
Spring Awakening in Rochester, NY!

We’re back on the east coast for three engagements! For all our fans on Broadway who have been missing the show–time to make travel plans and get your tickets now for Rochester, Schenectady and Hartford!
The …

Breathlessness Eased in Patients With Rare, Often Fatal Disease
February 8, 2010 – 9:08 PM | No Comment
Breathlessness Eased in Patients With Rare, Often Fatal Disease

Study Authors Hope Results Nudge More Physicians to Use Effective Treatment
ROCHESTER, N.Y., Dec. 17 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ — Patients with a rare, deadly disease that mostly affects young women felt a dramatic reduction in breathlessness using an …

Drunkest cities ranking unveiled. Where does yours rank?
February 7, 2010 – 9:16 PM | No Comment
Drunkest cities ranking unveiled. Where does yours rank?

Men’s Health published its annual list. The rankings are based on various DUI/DWI statistics, frequency of binge-drinking, alcohol-related car crashes and death rates from alcoholic liver disease.
Drunkest Cities:
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Asbestos removal, renovations stimulate Upstate NY economy
February 5, 2010 – 1:30 PM | No Comment
Asbestos removal, renovations stimulate Upstate NY economy

The ongoing revitalization of a complex in downtown Rochester, new York aims to reinvigorate the local economy. A large part of this downtown project has involved extensive removal of asbestos-containing material from various buildings in …

Consumer Reports Pans Hospital Infection Rates
February 4, 2010 – 9:37 PM | No Comment
Consumer Reports Pans Hospital Infection Rates

Rachel Ward (2010-02-03)

ROCHESTER, NY (WXXI) - Consumer Reports has released a listing of hospitals, based on their rate of hospital-acquired infections - and several local hospitals do not fare well.
Highland, Rochester General, and Strong Memorial …