The Wall Street Journal reports Barnes & Noble intends to close at least 20 stores a year over the next ten years. Holiday revenue was off 11%, but the book retailer still made $317 million in earnings for 2012. It's unknown what impact the closures would have in this region.
Sevenson Environmental Services of Niagara Falls recently completed a lead remediation project in Hamden, Connecticut.
ECMC's Immunodeficiency Services Department has received the 2012 New York State Department of Health AIDS Institute Award for Excellence in Quality Performance.