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DOW CHEMICAL CO.: Ruiz, Fernando, officer and treasurer, exercised an option for 19,500 shares of common at $27.40 each on Dec. 20. Weideman, William H., chief financial officer, exercised an option for 12,250 shares of common at $27.40 each on Dec. 20. Allemang, Arnold A., director, exercised an option for 37,500 shares of common at $27.40 each on Dec. 19.

FIRST NIAGARA FINANCIAL GROUP: Baker, Thomas E., director, purchased 2,718 shares of common at $7.89 each on Dec. 21 and now directly and indirectly holds 67,171. Jeremiah, Barbara S., director, purchased 2,451 shares of common at $7.89 each on Dec. 21 and now directly and indirectly holds 42,759. Philip, George M., director, purchased 588 shares of common at $7.89 each on Dec. 21 and now directly and indirectly holds 44,184.

FORD MOTOR CO.: Ojakli, Ziad S., officer, sold 25,000 shares of common at $11.58 each on Dec. 18 and now directly and indirectly holds 258,594.

GANNETT CO.: Behan, William A., officer, exercised an option for 4,500 shares of common at $7.53 each on Dec. 21, immediately sold 4,500 shares of common at $18.57 each, and indirectly holds 2,806.

GENERAL MILLS: Belton, Y. Marc, officer, exercised an option for 120,000 shares of common at $23.06 each on Dec. 21, immediately sold 104,950 shares of common at $41.07 each, and now directly and indirectly holds 252,500. Friendly, Ian R., officer, exercised an option for 115,500 shares of common at $23.49 each on Dec. 21, immediately sold 115,500 shares of common at $41.08 each and now directly and indirectly holds 328,271. Mulligan, Donal L, officer, exercised an option for 38,776 shares of common at $23.06 each on Dec. 21. O’Grady Shawn P., officer, exercised an option for 78,752 shares of common at $23.06 each on Dec. 21, immediately sold 78,752 shares of common between $40.95 and $40.98 each and now directly and indirectly holds 192,174. Rose, Michael D., director, exercised an option for 40,000 shares of common between $22.50 and $22.66 each on Dec. 21, immediately sold 40,000 shares of common at $41.10 each and now directly and indirectly holds 66,263.

INGRAM MICRO: Humes, William David, chief operating officer, exercised an option for 17,460 shares of common between $11.31 and $12.35 each on Dec. 19, immediately sold 15,893 shares of common at $17 and now directly and indirectly holds 96,937.

M&T BANK CORP.: Pinto, Michael P., officer and director, exercised an option for 20,000 shares of common at $80.23 each between Dec. 17 and Dec. 19.