Greenidge plant exempt from new moratorium

The legislation, signed Tuesday by Gov. Kathy Hochul, targets proof-of-work cryptocurrency mining operations, but it does not apply to operators that have already filed paperwork for new or renewal permits.

From Rochester to mayor of Genoa

Before he became mayor of Genoa, the birthplace of Christopher Columbus, Marco Bucci worked in Rochester for Kodak and Carestream Health. In an interview with the Beacon, he recalls his time here and talks about the debate over Columbus’ legacy.

Luminate NY partners with Silicon Valley incubator

The organizations plan to recruit innovative fledgling companies into their accelerator programs concurrently. The goal is to reduce the complexity and cost of development as startups hone commercial applications.

A healer’s lens

After years as practicing physician, Michael Krasner M.D. is turning to filmmaking to explore how a group of UR medical students balance their ideals and motivations with the realities of working in a hospital.