This Week
  • Joseph Klein is back at the helm of Klein Steel.

  • Before senior parents move in with adult children, many factors should be discussed.

  • Wendi Heinzelman is the first female dean at UR's school of engineering and applied sciences.

  • Mirror Show Management builds its trade show business.

  • Jackie Driscoll's acumen for interior design started in childhood.

  • The Schools Report Card has rankings for 27 districts and more than 250 schools.

Opinion
Editorials

Stay-and-pay fallacy
2/17/2017
The notion that New York’s high earners will simply stay and pay does not hold up under scrutiny.

The startup gap
2/10/2017
What’s needed for a healthy, dynamic economy is more startups than closings. Unfortunately, in many U.S. metropolitan areas this is not happening.

Negative thinking
2/3/2017
A bit more optimism might be just what some businesses and the local economy need.

Wishing it were so
1/27/2017
Gov. Andrew Cuomo traveled to Trump Tower to deliver a clear message to the next U.S. president. But was Donald Trump listening?

Snap Poll

Snap Poll: Readers divided on millionaires' tax
2/17/2017
Readers are narrowly divided on whether New York’s so-called “millionaires’ tax” should be allowed to expire this year.

Snap Poll: Readers favor challengers over mayor
2/10/2017
James Sheppard and Rachel Barnhart outpoll incumbent Mayor Lovely Warren in the expected primary election matchup.

Most readers oppose president's order on refugees and immigration
2/3/2017
Roughly 1,480 readers participated in this week’s Snap Poll, and more than half opposed the president's executive order.

Snap Poll: Readers pan Cuomo's tuition proposal
1/27/2017
Most respondents to this week’s RBJ Daily Report Snap Poll give a thumbs down to the first "signature proposal" of Gov. Andrew Cuomo’s 2017 agenda.

Op-Ed

Can Trump bring back U.S. manufacturing jobs?
2/17/2017
Trying to recreate the U.S. manufacturing sector of the 1950s and 1960s would be difficult and costly.

Upstate New York deserves ridesharing too
2/10/2017
Rochester is a vibrant and growing community worthy of ridesharing.

It's time for Rochester to lead from the bottom up
2/3/2017
Now, more than ever, it’s important that we not take our community for granted.

Tuition-free college: Should we support it?
1/27/2017
 The governor's plan raises two fundamental questions.

Opinion Column

Promoting effective local government in New York
2/10/2017
The village of Cherry Creek recently voted, by a 2-1 ratio, to dissolve. Its residents and local officials should be applauded.



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