Companies find benefit in assisting small rivals

...rivals.Roc Brewing Co. got a $10,000 loan from Boston Beer in 2011 to buy a machine to wash beer tanks. Since then, the Rochester, N.Y.-based company has periodically spoken with Boston Beer employees and gotten help with marketing, purchasing...

Old Davidson school sale delayed

...for $500,000 under the stipulation the deal be closed within 30 days or it could be open to other buyers.English, of Rochester, N.Y., set an original closing date with the board for May 7 and said he planned to renovate the building into a health...

Patrick Reed withdraws from pair of European Tour events

...18-hole local qualifier Monday at Mendon Golf Club outside Rochester, New York.Texas sophomore Gavin Hall shot 63 on his home...moved in and halted play for nearly an hour.According to Rochester television station WROC, Kim was walking in when he noticed...

Calvin Peete, 12-time PGA Tour winner, dies at 71

...New York Times, Peete became interested in golf when he saw how much money golfers were making. He first tried the game in Rochester, N.Y., when he was 24. In six months he was breaking 80, and a year later he was breaking par.Even more remarkable...

Debut of new pace-of-play rules doesn't go smoothly

...The center field clock in Buffalo stopped working after the second inning of the Triple-A Bisons' opener against the Rochester Red Wings on Thursday. The game was the first on the regular-season minor league schedule, and first to debut pace-of-play...

Laura Davies returns to defend her Rochester LPGA title

...Laura Davies find the winning edge at the Rochester International. Not much has changed...Wednesday as she prepared to defend her Rochester title. "Obviously, it would put you...be one away." Last year's win at Rochester - Davies finished at 9-under 279...

Meg Mallon hopes Rochester sparks a resurgence

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- The summer of 2000 was magic for Meg Mallon, a reminder...rekindle that feeling again as she prepares to defend her championship in the Rochester International, which begins Thursday. "I'm not playing as well as...

Teske takes lead in Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Rachel Teske, who beat Annika Sorenstam in a playoff last...4-under 68 Friday and took a two-stroke lead after two rounds of the Rochester LPGA. "It's been going good - I guess I've got a little bit of momentum...

Rachel Teske wins by four in Rochester LPGA

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Rachel Teske held off hard-charging rookie Lorena Ochoa with a 4-under 68 Sunday to capture the Rochester LPGA, her second consecutive tournament win for the second time in her career. "I couldn't have asked for...

Resurgent Laura Davies takes lead at Rochester

ROCHESTER, N.Y. -- Laura Davies, getting a boost from new graphite shafts...straight 4-under 68 Friday to vault into the lead midway through the Rochester International. The big hitter from Britain, a 19-time winner on the...