The Safety Net Association of Primary Care Affiliated Providers elected as chairman for 2013 Frank Azzarelli, associate vice president of the Elmwood Health Center, People Inc. Other officers: vice chairwoman, Joanne Haefner, executive director of the Neighborhood Health Center, and treasurer, Raymond Ganoe, executive vice president of Evergreen Health Services. SNAPCAP is an organization of community-based primary care health centers in Western New York that act to broaden access to health services. It has 15 member organizations.


Delaware North Companies Parks & Resorts at Yosemite appointed Paul Jeppson vice president of operations. Jeppson will lead all DNC Parks & Resorts at Yosemite operations, including lodging, food service, transportation, retail and guest services.


Phillips Lytle attorney Richard J. Marinaccio recently spoke to 55 undergraduate business students at Geneseo State College about business law, including business law basics and potential pitfalls and legal issues that often arise in a business setting.

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MASH Urgent Care Network recently celebrated the grand opening of its seventh location at 3190 Niagara Falls Blvd., Amherst.


Cohen & Lombardo P.C. celebrated the firm’s 80th anniversary this week with a reception at the Buffalo History Museum. The event featured remarks from managing partners Rocco Lucente II and Stuart B. Shapiro, a proclamation presentation from Niagara District Council Member David C. Rivera and Buffalo law exhibits displayed throughout the museum.


Johnson Estate Winery, 8419 W. Main St., Westfield, is now selling a variety of New York State-produced spirits, in addition the nearly three dozen estate wines. In a new section of its remodeled tasting room, more than 20 premium whiskies, bourbons, vodkas and gins produced by distillers in the Hudson Valley, the Finger Lakes and Brooklyn will be offered for tasting and sale.


Title: Isomerization of 1,1,3,3-tetrafluoropropene

No.: 8,461,402

Inventors: Wang, Haiyou (Amherst); Pokrovski, Konstantin A. (Orchard Park); Tung, Hsueh Sung (Getzville); Van Der Puy, Michael (Amherst)

Assignee: Honeywell International (Morristown, N.J.)

Date issued: June 11, 2013


Title: Method and apparatus for sensing inter-modulation to improve radio performance in single and dual tuner

No.: 8,463,216

Inventors: Baillargeon, Robert (East Amherst); Thomas, Donald (Smyrna, Ga.); Hingerton, Jason (Atlanta); Fujisawa, Tatsuya (Atlanta, Ga.); Chu, Jammie (Royal Oak, Mich.); Jaisimha, Shree (Senoia, Ga.).

Assignee: Panasonic Automotive Systems Co. of America, division of Panasonic Corp. of North America (Peachtree City, Ga.)

Date issued: June 11, 2013