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Event geared for minority, women entrepreneurs

Business MARCY — Minority and women entrepreneurs are invited to the “Opening Doors to Government Contracting” conference Oct. 10 from 8:30 a.m. to noon at SUNY Polytechnic Institute. The event will provide information, resources and practical advice on how to do business with federal, state, and local agencies. Admission is $10. Registration deadline is Oct. 6. To register or for more... 4:00pm 09/15/17

Cafe Wasabi opens Friday at Sangertown Square

Business NEW HARTFORD — Sangertown Square and Pyramid Management will host the grand opening of Cafe Wasabi on Friday, according to an announcement by mall officials. Cafe Wasabi brings authentic Japanese cuisine to Sangertown Square’s Center Court. The casual dining experience will provide a modern relaxing atmosphere with quality menu items and service, mall officials said. The food... 4:00pm 09/13/17

Rome Research awarded $7.4M subcontract

Business ​Rome Research Corp., a subsidiary of New Hartford-based Par Technology, has been awarded a five-year, $7.4 million subcontract from Croop-LaFrance, Inc., to provide information technology desktop-support services at Robins Air Force Base in Georgia.  “We are pleased that the United States Air Force has selected the Croop-RRC Team to provide these mission-critical IT... 4:00pm 09/13/17

Venture capital group changes name

Business Upstate Capital Association of New York is the new name of the Upstate Venture Association of New York. The organization said the name change was made to better represent its mission and membership. Based in Pittsford, a Rochester suburb, the organization aims to connect investors, lenders, professional advisers and companies seeking capital in upstate New York. It was founded... 4:00pm 09/13/17