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Quest For Fire Announce Tour Dates For Canada, US
October 31, 2009 – 9:08 PM | No Comment
Quest For Fire Announce Tour Dates For Canada, US

If you’re new here, you may want to subscribe to my RSS feed. Thanks for visiting!Quest For Fire has announced a set of eastern Canada and US tour dates that will begin in Waterloo, Ontario …

Finger Lakes Racetrack Betting on Theater
October 30, 2009 – 1:15 PM | No Comment
Finger Lakes Racetrack Betting on Theater

by: Rachel Barnhart (13wham.com)
Finger Lakes Gaming and Racetrack is betting that it can lure the Rochester Broadway Theater League by offering up its existing customer base.
The racetrack and Town of Farmington officials made a pitch …

Semi-pro football player accused of seriously injuring referee at unruly NY game
October 29, 2009 – 11:56 AM | One Comment
Semi-pro football player accused of seriously injuring referee at unruly NY game

A semi-professional football player has been charged with slamming a referee in the face with his helmet at the end of an unruly game in upstate New York.
Police say 23-year-old Leon Woods, of Rochester, was …

Kodak Captures #1 Position in Europe`s Fastest Growing Photo Segment
October 28, 2009 – 11:10 AM | No Comment
Kodak Captures #1 Position in Europe`s Fastest Growing Photo Segment

Eastman Kodak Company (NYSE: EK) today announced that through strong customer acceptance of its Adaptive Picture Exchange (APEX), it now holds the number one position for installed dry labs in Europe. Kodak`s leadership position, in …

Report details where NY’ers are headed
October 27, 2009 – 1:10 PM | No Comment
Report details where NY’ers are headed

New York has had more residents move out than any other state in the nation, according to a new report on migration trends since the turn of the century.
The Empire Center for New York State …

Kodak Celebrates Ektar Is One Year Old
October 26, 2009 – 5:16 PM | No Comment
Kodak Celebrates Ektar Is One Year Old

Kodak’s finest-grained professional color negative film, KODAK PROFESSIONAL EKTAR 100 (EKTAR 100) Film has turned one year old! Since its release in September of 2008, EKTAR 100 Film has taken the photography world by storm …

All That Remains & The Devil Wears Prada Announce Tour
October 25, 2009 – 6:38 PM | No Comment
All That Remains & The Devil Wears Prada Announce Tour

All That Remains and The Devil Wears Prada will co-headline the NAPALM & NOISE TOUR this winter. The tour will hit both coasts and will feature support from Story Of The Year and Haste The …

Research Shows Costs Are Lower in States With Dominant Insurers
October 24, 2009 – 12:55 PM | No Comment
Research Shows Costs Are Lower in States With Dominant Insurers

The current presumption in the halls of power is that if insurance markets were less consolidated, insurance would cost less. In a previous post, I explained why increased insurance competition won’t necessarily reduce healthcare costs, which are the main ingredient in insurance rates.

Rochester firefighters help ailing child
October 23, 2009 – 6:44 PM | No Comment
Rochester firefighters help ailing child

Firefighters share a brotherhood. They care about each other, and each others families. This was blindingly evident today for Lt. Joe Luna’s (Engine 17, group 4) 9-year-old daughter, Emily. Emily, now a 4th-grader, is unable …

NY targets illegal school bus passing with cameras
October 22, 2009 – 7:29 PM | No Comment
NY targets illegal school bus passing with cameras

In those cases, police can follow up and drivers can be ticketed and face fines and points on their license. Also police themselves can catch and ticket motorists.
But with the cameras, fines could be issued …