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Newton Daily News
IUB enters closed session in oil pipeline deliberationsIUB chairperson Geri Huser announced around 3 p.m. the three-member, governor-a
IUB enters closed session in oil pipeline deliberations
Newton Daily News / Posted 3 hours ago
IUB chairperson Geri Huser announced around 3 p.m. the three-member, governor-appointed panel would reconvene at 1 p.m. Thursday to inform the public of their progress in deliberations on the Dakota Access crude oil pipeline. Wednesday concluded the... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
TechTown to host summer startup accelerator programPhoto by TechTown DTX Launch Detroit is accepting applications from college stu
TechTown to host summer startup accelerator program
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 6 hours ago
Photo by TechTown DTX Launch Detroit is accepting applications from college students and recent graduates for a startup accelerator program at TechTown. DTX Launch Detroit, a 10-week technology startup accelerator for college students and recent... Read more
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Island Packet
Hilton Head Island named Google’s SC eCitySmall businesses on Hilton Head Island are the most digitally adept in the stat
Hilton Head Island named Google’s SC eCity
Island Packet / Posted 6 hours ago
Small businesses on Hilton Head Island are the most digitally adept in the state, according to Google. The Internet giant recently announced Hilton Head as the 2015 eCity of the Year in South Carolina. Google created the annual program to recognize... Read more
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The Sault Star
Essar, Tenaris meet with Finance MinisterSault MP Terry Sheehan has opened the door for officials from Essar Steel Algom
Essar, Tenaris meet with Finance Minister
The Sault Star / Posted 7 hours ago
Sault MP Terry Sheehan has opened the door for officials from Essar Steel Algoma and Tenaris Tubes to meet with the federal finance minister. The meeting with Finance Minister Bill Morneau was held in Ottawa Monday, Sheehan said in a press... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Duo led by major engineering firm picked to design lower Manhattan storm-protection systemA view of lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty. Construction and engineer
Duo led by major engineering firm picked to design lower Manhattan storm-protection system
Crain's New York Business / Posted 9 hours ago
A view of lower Manhattan and the Statue of Liberty. Construction and engineering company AECOM, along with design firm Dewberry, were selected by the city on Wednesday to design a sprawling series of resiliency measures aimed at protecting lower... Read more
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Wilson County News
Floresville park’s erosion problems prompt actionGREGORY RIPPS — Floresville Little League President Troy Tackitt relates at the
Floresville park’s erosion problems prompt action
Wilson County News / Posted 13 hours ago
GREGORY RIPPS — Floresville Little League President Troy Tackitt relates at the Feb. 4 Floresville City Council meeting that his 5-year-old son fell into a hole at Floresville River Park, to illustrate the hazardous conditions caused by erosion... Read more
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Wilson County News
Stockdale supports apartment ventureFebruary 10, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentThe Stockdale City Council has a
Stockdale supports apartment venture
Wilson County News / Posted 14 hours ago
February 10, 2016 | 14 views | Post a commentThe Stockdale City Council has approved a resolution that paves the way for more housing within the city. If the project is approved by the state, economic benefits for the city include local... Read more
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Wilson County News
Things are looking up in downtown StockdaleFebruary 10, 2016 | 12 views | Post a commentChanges are coming to Stockdale.
Things are looking up in downtown Stockdale
Wilson County News / Posted 14 hours ago
February 10, 2016 | 12 views | Post a commentChanges are coming to Stockdale. Downtown, folks will see activity soon as the sidewalks get upgraded to meet ADA (Americans with Disabilities Act) standards. A new business is coming to the Stockdale... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Traditional supermarkets seem to be vanishing. Let's do something about itIt's tough finding an affordable supermarket in the city today. A Key Food in
Traditional supermarkets seem to be vanishing. Let's do something about it
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
It's tough finding an affordable supermarket in the city today. A Key Food in Clinton Hill. Pathmarks in Gowanus, East Harlem and Inwood. The Associated Supermarket in Washington Heights that served its community for more than three decades. These... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Traditional supermarkets seem to be vanishing. Let's do something about itA Key Food in Clinton Hill. Pathmarks in Gowanus, East Harlem and Inwood. The A
Traditional supermarkets seem to be vanishing. Let's do something about it
Crain's New York Business / Posted yesterday
A Key Food in Clinton Hill. Pathmarks in Gowanus, East Harlem and Inwood. The Associated Supermarket in Washington Heights that served its community for more than three decades. These are just a few of the New York City supermarkets that have closed... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
Federal grant to help local businessStaff report YOUNGSTOWN A federal grant from the U.S. Economic Development Ad
Federal grant to help local business
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Staff report YOUNGSTOWN A federal grant from the U.S. Economic Development Administration will help local companies obtain investment and grow. On Monday, U.S. Rep. Tim Ryan of Howland, D-13th, and U.S. Sen. Sherrod Brown, a Democrat from... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Redding promotes itself as a tech playerAround lunch time at the Shasta Venture HUB, Eric Casequin grabs a pair of taco
Redding promotes itself as a tech player
The Record Searchlight / Posted 2 days ago
Around lunch time at the Shasta Venture HUB, Eric Casequin grabs a pair of tacos from a green food truck parked in front of the building. Wearing a cap and neat goatee, Casequin lays out his career as a Web developer in Redding. Casequin, 37,... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Ohio-based IT consulting company relocates to TampaTAMPA — Praising a “business-friendly state and a business-friendly city,” the
Ohio-based IT consulting company relocates to Tampa
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 2 days ago
TAMPA — Praising a “business-friendly state and a business-friendly city,” the co-chief executive of a Cincinnatti, Ohio-based IT staffing and consulting company on Monday announced the relocation of the business to Tampa. Cohesion, which ranked in... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
UHV to consolidate Houston programsThe University of Houston-Victoria will begin offering bachelor's and master's
UHV to consolidate Houston programs
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 3 days ago
The University of Houston-Victoria will begin offering bachelor's and master's degree programs at one location in Katy this fall in addition to its main campus in Victoria. UHV will continue to offer programs through the summer at UH Sugar Land, the... Read more
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TribLIVE
Business group sees benefits to proposed Ross sidewalk requirement | TribLIVE Neighborhoods While members of the Ross business community stil
Business group sees benefits to proposed Ross sidewalk requirement
TribLIVE / Posted 3 days ago
| TribLIVE Neighborhoods While members of the Ross business community still are not entirely sold on a proposal... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes - Feb. 7Dispatch awards included: First place—use of photography—Dispatch. First plac
Business Notes - Feb. 7
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 3 days ago
Dispatch awards included: First place—use of photography—Dispatch. First place—sports photography—Steve Kohls. First place—photo story—Kelly Humphrey. First place—Self-promotion/advertisement—Lisa Henry. First place—Category X, a special... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
With changing job climate, employers will need to break with tradition to find new hiresAs boomers retire, employers need to break with tradition to find new hiresComm
With changing job climate, employers will need to break with tradition to find new hires
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 3 days ago
As boomers retire, employers need to break with tradition to find new hiresCommentsEmailPrint With the talent gap continuing to widen, second-stage businesses... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Hu Kitchen UES | Le Boudoir cocktails | Maison Kayser expandsCompanies that would like to have details of openings published should submit d
Hu Kitchen UES | Le Boudoir cocktails | Maison Kayser expands
Crain's New York Business / Posted 3 days ago
Companies that would like to have details of openings published should submit descriptions following this format to cnyb-research@crainsnewyork.com, with “New in Town” in the subject line. Angkor Cambodian Bistro408 E. 64th St. The Cambodian... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHSNEW HIRES The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber recently hired three new memb
LIMELIGHTS, CAREER PATHS
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted 3 days ago
NEW HIRES The Youngstown/Warren Regional Chamber recently hired three new members for its team: Anthony Catullo, manager of business development for Mahoning County, will be responsible for supporting local companies through the chamber’s business... Read more
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The Tampa Tribune
Port Redwing, wide-open land helping spur region’s riseTAMPA — Double-digit population growth is expected south of State Road 60 by 20
Port Redwing, wide-open land helping spur region’s rise
The Tampa Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
TAMPA — Double-digit population growth is expected south of State Road 60 by 2020, so government and private industry in Hillsborough County are moving to answer the challenge. Developers have secured entitlements for 35,000 new residential units in... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
Business Notes--EMDASH--Feb. 7Brainerd Dispatch/Echo Journal gain MNA awards The Brainerd Dispatch and Echo
Business Notes--EMDASH--Feb. 7
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
Brainerd Dispatch/Echo Journal gain MNA awards The Brainerd Dispatch and Echo Journal were recognized at the Minnesota Newspaper Association annual conference with awards in photography, writing and advertising. Dispatch awards included: First... Read more
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USA Today
More car manufacturing jobs move south -- to MexicoThe auto industry is looking south for new factories, and the farther south, th
More car manufacturing jobs move south -- to Mexico
USA Today / Posted 4 days ago
The auto industry is looking south for new factories, and the farther south, the better. Canada is struggling when it comes to retaining auto jobs, the U.S. is a house divided with most of the new automotive investment and jobs headed south of the... Read more
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San Bernardino Sun
How mixed economic signals could complicate Fed’s decision on interest ratesA slowdown in hiring, rising wages, Wall Street volatility and a wobbly global
How mixed economic signals could complicate Fed’s decision on interest rates
San Bernardino Sun / Posted 4 days ago
A slowdown in hiring, rising wages, Wall Street volatility and a wobbly global economy are likely to cloud the Federal Reserve’s decision as to whether it should boost interest rates in the coming months. A report released Friday from the Labor... Read more
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The Advocate
Poirrier tapped to lead AEDC directors’ boardThe Ascension Economic Development Corp. elected Dwight D. Poirrier as chairman
Poirrier tapped to lead AEDC directors’ board
The Advocate / Posted 4 days ago
The Ascension Economic Development Corp. elected Dwight D. Poirrier as chairman, Don Hanna as vice chairman and Dolores “Dee” LeJeune as secretary/treasurer at its Board of Directors meeting Jan. 20. Poirrier is an attorney who represents clients in... Read more
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Los Angeles Daily News
How mixed economic signals could complicate Fed’s decision on interest ratesA slowdown in hiring, rising wages, Wall Street volatility and a wobbly global
How mixed economic signals could complicate Fed’s decision on interest rates
Los Angeles Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
A slowdown in hiring, rising wages, Wall Street volatility and a wobbly global economy are likely to cloud the Federal Reserve’s decision as to whether it should boost interest rates in the coming months. A report released Friday from the Labor... Read more
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Brainerd Dispatch
GreenForest Recycling to move into former paper mill: Worldwide...GreenForest, which owner Jeff Grunenwald founded three years ago, will initiall
GreenForest Recycling to move into former paper mill: Worldwide...
Brainerd Dispatch / Posted 5 days ago
GreenForest, which owner Jeff Grunenwald founded three years ago, will initially lease office space at BIC. But, Grunewald stated its goal for the coming year is to develop a recycling processing operation that will employ five to 10 employees and... Read more
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Alaska Public
Business group projects 1,600 job loss in Anchorage in 2016 A jobs forecast prepared for a business group in Alaska’s largest city projec
Business group projects 1,600 job loss in Anchorage in 2016
Alaska Public / Posted 5 days ago
A jobs forecast prepared for a business group in Alaska’s largest city projects that Anchorage will suffer a loss of 1,600 jobs this year, including 600 in the oil and gas sector. The 2016... Read more
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The Morning Call
Rising L.V. indie duo Slingshot Dakota, Lehigh Valley Music Awards winner Scott Marshall, popular cover band Cunningham & Associates to play Musikfest CafeAn album release party by Lehigh Valley-based rising indie rockers Slingshot Da
Rising L.V. indie duo Slingshot Dakota, Lehigh Valley Music Awards winner Scott Marshall, popular cover band Cunningham & Associates to play Musikfest Cafe
The Morning Call / Posted 5 days ago
An album release party by Lehigh Valley-based rising indie rockers Slingshot Dakota, a tribute to Bruce Springsteen and The Rolling Stones by a popular local band and a show by the performance by the Lehigh Valley Music Awards' winningest act are the... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Agency seeks new homeThe Center for Regional Growth last week sold the office building at 110 Decker
Agency seeks new home
The Leader-Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Center for Regional Growth last week sold the office building at 110 Decker Drive in the Crossroads Business Park to Nathan Littauer Hospital for $725,000, according to Ron Peters, the CEO of the CRG. Littauer operates a primary care center in... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Local financing workshop offered The Rutland Economic Development Corp. is offering a free workshop on alterna
Local financing workshop offered
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Rutland Economic Development Corp. is offering a free workshop on alternative business financing, from noon to 1:30 p.m., Feb. 25, at the REDC offices at Castleton Downtown at 67 Merchants Row in Rutland. The... Read more
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Rutland Herald
Workshops focus on managementThe Rutland Economic Development Corp. is hosting a four-part workshop series t
Workshops focus on management
Rutland Herald / Posted 5 days ago
The Rutland Economic Development Corp. is hosting a four-part workshop series that aims to help women aspiring to leadership positions. The Women in Management Workshop Series will be from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on March 30, April 13, April 27 and... Read more
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Havre Daily News
Bear Paw among 11 development organizations certifiedPress release HELENA – The Montana Department of Commerce has completed a comp
Bear Paw among 11 development organizations certified
Havre Daily News / Posted 6 days ago
Press release HELENA – The Montana Department of Commerce has completed a competitive RFP process to award 11 Certified Regional Development Corporation contracts including to Havre-based Bear Paw Development Corp ., the oldest economic development... Read more
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SaukValley.com
Illinois governor creates privately funded economic agencyRauner, a former private equity investor, signed an order pitching the Illinois
Illinois governor creates privately funded economic agency
SaukValley.com / Posted 6 days ago
Rauner, a former private equity investor, signed an order pitching the Illinois Business and Economic Development Corp. as a way to make Illinois more competitive for jobs. The nonprofit group will be funded by private funding, and Rauner estimated... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Fire chief resigns after 27 years at dept.Former fire chief Jim Maglosky served 27 years at the department, 12 as chief,
Fire chief resigns after 27 years at dept.
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 6 days ago
Former fire chief Jim Maglosky served 27 years at the department, 12 as chief, before tendering his resignation that was effective Monday. Mayor Gary Harrison appointed Mike Snell as the new chief and council approved during Tuesday's... Read more
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The Victoria Advocate
n Topic: Citizen of the Year Bill Blanchard n Our View: Much-deserved awardBeing a leader doesn't mean anything if you don't have the heart. Those were th
n Topic: Citizen of the Year Bill Blanchard n Our View: Much-deserved award
The Victoria Advocate / Posted 7 days ago
Being a leader doesn't mean anything if you don't have the heart. Those were the sentiments of the friends and colleagues of Bill Blanchard, DeTar Healthcare System CEO and Citizens of the Year award recipient. The evidence is in Blanchard's 26-year... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Rauner creates new economic development arm, but no guarantees of transparencyRepublican Gov. Bruce Rauner used his executive powers Wednesday to pull an end
Rauner creates new economic development arm, but no guarantees of transparency
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Republican Gov. Bruce Rauner used his executive powers Wednesday to pull an end run around Democratic lawmakers, signing an order that directs the state's economic development agency to work with a not-for-profit corporation the administration formed... Read more
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Crain's Chicago Business
Rauner denies sabotage, but he sure doesn't like CPS borrowing planGov. Bruce Rauner today termed "ridiculous" charges from City Hall that he's tr
Rauner denies sabotage, but he sure doesn't like CPS borrowing plan
Crain's Chicago Business / Posted 7 days ago
Gov. Bruce Rauner today termed "ridiculous" charges from City Hall that he's trying to scuttle a pending $875 million bond issue to keep Chicago Public Schools open for the rest of the year. But he simultaneously ridiculed the idea of troubled CPS... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Michelle Obama might have loosened social media rules for first daughtersWelcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with
Michelle Obama might have loosened social media rules for first daughters
Chicago Tribune / Posted 7 days ago
Welcome to Clout Street: Morning Spin, our weekday feature to catch you up with what's going on in government and politics from Chicago to Springfield. It's Wednesday, Feb. 3, and first lady Michelle Obama seems to have loosened the social media... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Kilgore mayor says past trials help city through today's oil woesKILGORE — Lessons learned from the oil downturn of the early 1980s are helping
Kilgore mayor says past trials help city through today's oil woes
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
KILGORE — Lessons learned from the oil downturn of the early 1980s are helping propel Kilgore through a continuing slump in the energy industry, Kilgore Mayor Ronnie Spradlin told a chamber of commerce audience Tuesday. "The bottom line is things... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Extension of north-south corridor from Hawkins to Eastman paves way; retail development in the worksAn investment partnership between Longview and a property owner gets the big re
Extension of north-south corridor from Hawkins to Eastman paves way; retail development in the works
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 7 days ago
An investment partnership between Longview and a property owner gets the big reveal Thursday as city officials cut the ribbon on the Fourth Street extension north from Hawkins Parkway. The public is invited to the 11:15 a.m. unveiling of 3,300 feet... Read more
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Salem News
COMMON PLEAS COURTHSBC Bank USA vs. Todd A. Rhoads, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Wa
COMMON PLEAS COURT
Salem News / Posted 7 days ago
HSBC Bank USA vs. Todd A. Rhoads, et al., foreclosure sought for property on Washington Street, Leetonia. Mahoning Valley Economic Development Corp. vs. James D. Kessler, $10,008 plus interest sought for alleged debt owed. Melissa Hammond, Essex,... Read more
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Crain's Detroit Business
Plan takes shape to transform Willow Run plant site for driverless-car testingThe plan would transform the sprawling former Willow Run manufacturing plant in
Plan takes shape to transform Willow Run plant site for driverless-car testing
Crain's Detroit Business / Posted 8 days ago
The plan would transform the sprawling former Willow Run manufacturing plant into a driverless-car testing center. More than 16 months in the making, a plan is taking shape to transform the former Ford Motor Co. B-40 bomber plant at Willow Run in... Read more
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The Longview News-Journal
Former LEDCO chief lands post in LindaleSusan Mazarakes-Gill, former executive director of the Longview Economic Develo
Former LEDCO chief lands post in Lindale
The Longview News-Journal / Posted 8 days ago
Susan Mazarakes-Gill, former executive director of the Longview Economic Development Corp., is now president and general manager of the Lindale Economic Development Corp. That organization said in a news release Gill will lead economic development... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Development zone gets nodIf council approves the application, the first project to benefit from the CRA
Development zone gets nod
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
If council approves the application, the first project to benefit from the CRA could be result in residents being displaced. Seneca Industrial and Economic Development Corp. Development Specialist Bryce Riggs said NRP Group LLC, a developer and... Read more
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The Aero-News Network
NYC Helicopter Tours Cut In HalfDeal Reached Between The City And Industry The helicopter tourism industry and
NYC Helicopter Tours Cut In Half
The Aero-News Network / Posted 8 days ago
Deal Reached Between The City And Industry The helicopter tourism industry and New York City officials have agreed to a compromise that will cut the number of tourist flights over the city by half. But the alternative was pending legislation that... Read more
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TribLIVE
Deal reduces NYC tourism helicopter traffic by 50% | TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods NEW YORK — Helicopter operators carrying tour
Deal reduces NYC tourism helicopter traffic by 50%
TribLIVE / Posted 9 days ago
| TribLIVE.com Neighborhoods NEW YORK — Helicopter operators carrying tourists over New York City landmarks have agreed to a gradual reduction in... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Deal halves tourist helicopter flightsTourists pose for pictures before boarding a helicopter at the Downtown Manhatt
Deal halves tourist helicopter flights
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 9 days ago
Tourists pose for pictures before boarding a helicopter at the Downtown Manhattan Heliport at Pier 6 in New York, Jan. 31, 2016. (New York Times) NEW YORK: After decades of complaints about noise and air pollution from the tens of thousands of... Read more
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