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On the Town: ‘Tis the season for the bench and bar


Dozens of judges and attorneys kicked off the holiday season Thursday at the 2014 Monroe County Bar Association Bench and Bar Holiday Party at the Wintergarden at Bausch & Lomb Place. The annual event includes a recognition of the judiciary, ...

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On the Town: National Adoption Day is all about families


Four area families are enriched with new additions as a result of National Adoption Day, celebrated last Friday in Monroe County Family Court. For Mike McCarthy, one of two guest speakers, things have come full circle. He talked about being ...

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On the Town: Stantec, a Rochester design firm, spent a day helping at the Charles Settlement House

Mike Storonsky and Jim Lanz take a break from landscaping during Stantec in the Community Day at Charles Settlement House.

Volunteers from Rochester design firm Stantec spent a day helping out at the Charles Settlement House, the only comprehensive human service provider centered in Northwest Rochester that offers neighborhood-based programs for children, teens, families and seniors. The effort was a ...

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On the Town: GRAWA celebrates Judge Wolford


Members of the Greater Rochester Association for Women Attorneys came out in full force Tuesday evening to honor one of its own. The association hosted a reception for U.S. District Court Judge Elizabeth A. Wolford at The Grill at One. ...

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On the Town: Attorney rides for NYSARC awareness


This summer, Canandaigua attorney John R. “Jack” Schuppenhauer got out his NYSARC hat — and his bike — for a ride along the Erie Canal to raise awareness for America’s largest nonprofit organization supporting people with intellectual and other developmental ...

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On the Town: Child advocates recognized


Six attorneys in the Fourth Department were recognized Tuesday for their vigorous representation of children. Presiding Justice Henry J. Scudder presented each with the Hon. Michael F. Dillon Award, which is given annually to two attorneys in each judicial district ...

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