The Second Circuit Judicial Council Committee on History, Commemorative Events and Civic Education recognized Gregory L. Peterson, a partner with Phillips Lytle, for his significant contribution toward preserving the legacy of Supreme Court Justice Robert H. Jackson. Peterson co-founded and serves as president of the Robert H. Jackson Center in Jamestown.
Phillips Lytle partners David P. Flynn and Bruce T. Frankiewich will present at UTC Telecom 2012: Innovation Through Critical Infrastructure Communications. The conference provides functional tools to manage increasing mandates around cybersecurity, cost saving, climate change and inter-industry collaboration. It will be held at the Rosen Shingle Creek Resort in Orlando, Fla.
Concept Construction Corp., specialists in commercial general construction, construction management, design-build and site-work services, recently broke ground at 5195 Main St., Amherst, to construct the Wyndham Garden Hotel & Suites and Apartments for Ellicott Development.
The mixed-used hotel, upscale apartments and retail facility are being built on the former site of Stereo Advantage. The estimated cost of the 220,000-square-foot, six-story structure is $28 million.
Moog Inc., East Aurora, was awarded a $228,848 federal contract for aircraft components and accessories from the Defense Logistics Agency, Richmond, Va.
Buffalo Dance Center, in the Elma Plaza at 2329 Bowen Road, recently celebrated its grand opening. A variety of classes are available in sessions throughout the year. For information, visit www.BuffaloDanceCenter.com.
Zippo Manufacturing Co. donated $750,000 to the Bradford Regional Medical Center in Bradford, Pa., to modernize the boiler plant at the hospital.
Title: "Chalcogenoxanthylium dyes for purging blood pathogens and for photodynamic therapy"
Inventors: Donnelly, David J. (Buffalo); Detty, Michael R. (Rochester)
Assignee: The Research Foundation of the State University of New York (Amherst)
Date issued: April 17, 2012