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FOX Business
Governor taps bank executive who has given to campaign to lead troubled job creation agencyMADISON, Wis. – Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a bank executive who has contri
Governor taps bank executive who has given to campaign to lead troubled job creation agency
FOX Business / Posted 15 hours ago
MADISON, Wis. – Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a bank executive who has contributed thousands of dollars to his campaign to a six-figure job leading the state's troubled economic development agency. Walker announced Thursday that he has tapped Mark... Read more
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Rutland Herald
REDC announces annual meetingRutland Economic Development Corp. will hold its 78th annual meeting at 5 p.m.
REDC announces annual meeting
Rutland Herald / Posted 19 hours ago
Rutland Economic Development Corp. will hold its 78th annual meeting at 5 p.m. Nov. 12 at Southside Steakhouse in Rutland. A networking and cocktails hour is scheduled from 4 p.m. to 5 p.m., and the dinner and meeting expected to start at 5 p.m.... Read more
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Corpus Christi Caller-Times
Abbott to visit Mexico amid tense political party relationsAUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott is taking his first international trip, an expedition
Abbott to visit Mexico amid tense political party relations
Corpus Christi Caller-Times / Posted yesterday
AUSTIN — Gov. Greg Abbott is taking his first international trip, an expedition to Mexico, even as that country has been the center of tense relationships for the GOP over the past two years. Abbott is leading a delegation to Mexico City from Sunday... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Walker taps bank executive, campaign donor to six-figure state jobTODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker has app
Walker taps bank executive, campaign donor to six-figure state job
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted yesterday
TODD RICHMOND, Associated Press MADISON, Wis. (AP) — Gov. Scott Walker has appointed a bank executive who has contributed thousands of dollars to his campaign to a six-figure job leading the state's troubled economic development agency. Walker... Read more
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The Daily Record
Annapolis tries new strategy for economic developmentAnnapolis is set to introduce a new economic development manager on Friday more
Annapolis tries new strategy for economic development
The Daily Record / Posted yesterday
Annapolis is set to introduce a new economic development manager on Friday more than a year after the Annapolis Economic Development Corp. voted to dissolve itself. The new manager will be announced during a 9 a.m. news conference at the Market Space... Read more
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FOX Business
Online music instrument, audio gear retailer Sweetwater Sound to create 285 more jobs by 2018FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Sweetwater Sound Inc. will invest $8.8 million in expanding
Online music instrument, audio gear retailer Sweetwater Sound to create 285 more jobs by 2018
FOX Business / Posted yesterday
FORT WAYNE, Ind. – Sweetwater Sound Inc. will invest $8.8 million in expanding its Indiana headquarters and creating up to 285 new jobs by the end of 2018, the online musical instrument and audio gear retailer announced Thursday. Construction is... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Tiffin appDiscover Tiffin! is a new mobile-device application created by Jake Schaaf of B
Tiffin app
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted yesterday
Discover Tiffin! is a new mobile-device application created by Jake Schaaf of Buckeye IT Services. Schaaf, who was assisted by intern Richard Bogart, said the app is available for download in the Apple App Store and the Google Play Store. He said... Read more
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The Youngstown Vindicator
YBI announces new investment fundStaff report YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Business Incubator’s recently announce
YBI announces new investment fund
The Youngstown Vindicator / Posted yesterday
Staff report YOUNGSTOWN The Youngstown Business Incubator’s recently announced investment fund potentially could mean new business for the Mahoning Valley. Valley Growth Ventures LLC, a partnership of YBI, Tech Belt Energy Innovation Center in... Read more
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Wise County Messenger
Bridgeport City Council hires EDC directorBridgeport City Council approved the hiring of a new Economic Development Corp.
Bridgeport City Council hires EDC director
Wise County Messenger / Posted 2 days ago
Bridgeport City Council approved the hiring of a new Economic Development Corp. (EDC) director last week. Kevin Holzbog was hired at the recommendation of the EDC Board. The council voted 3-1-1 in favor of Holzbog, with Bobby Brazier opposed and... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Community leader Linda Kay Jones diesSILVER CITY >> Linda Kay Jones, 73, long time community advocate and university
Community leader Linda Kay Jones dies
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Linda Kay Jones, 73, long time community advocate and university administrator, died Wednesday morning. Jones was special assistant to the president for strategic initiatives at Western New Mexico University. "It is with a heavy... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
A partnership aimed at improving the West ShoreSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Island Economic Development Corp. officials, Coun
A partnership aimed at improving the West Shore
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. -- Staten Island Economic Development Corp. officials, Councilman Steven Matteo and Ryan Chin, owner of Extreme Sports, raised the SIEDC flag Wednesday morning to show the organization's partnership with the West Shore Business... Read more
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Silver City Sun-News
Community leader Linda Kay Jones diesSILVER CITY >> Linda Kay Jones, 73, long time community advocate and university
Community leader Linda Kay Jones dies
Silver City Sun-News / Posted 2 days ago
SILVER CITY >> Linda Kay Jones, 73, long time community advocate and university administrator, died Wednesday morning. Jones was special assistant to the president for strategic initiatives at Western New Mexico University. "It is with a heavy... Read more
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The Sault Star
EDC releases annual reportLarge scale special projects raised in 2014 consumed much of the Sault Ste. Mar
EDC releases annual report
The Sault Star / Posted 2 days ago
Large scale special projects raised in 2014 consumed much of the Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corp. time, an annual report states. CAO Tom Dodds said that ensuring Sault Ste. Marie is poised and can capture business as part of the OLG... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
An interactive look at future Staten Island developmentsSTATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island's "North Shore renaissance" is beginning to
An interactive look at future Staten Island developments
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
STATEN ISLAND, N.Y. — Staten Island's "North Shore renaissance" is beginning to take shape, with construction now underway on the New York Wheel, Empire Outlets and former Stapleton homeport, among other North Shore projects. However, to date, there... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
What's the city's plan for handling traffic for big North Shore projects?Don't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan a
What's the city's plan for handling traffic for big North Shore projects?
Staten Island Advance / Posted 2 days ago
Don't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan as it gets ready for the New York Wheel, the Empire Outlets and the rest of the development that is bringing a billion dollars in investment to the North Shore. But the... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Sponsorship sought for IHSA football championships“In my position, I know the challenges,” said Brad Hoy, CVB board member and di
Sponsorship sought for IHSA football championships
Daily Chronicle / Posted 3 days ago
“In my position, I know the challenges,” said Brad Hoy, CVB board member and director of campus communications at NIU. “But in order to be able to put on an event of this magnitude, that brings the amount of (attention) to the community, and to the... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grantsSeven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant program aimed at enco
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grants
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 3 days ago
Seven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant program aimed at encouraging Indiana counties and cities to collaborate on regional development projects. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. said Tuesday it has received proposals for... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grantsINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Seven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant p
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grants
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 3 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Seven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant program aimed at encouraging Indiana counties and cities to collaborate on regional development projects. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. said Tuesday it has... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grantsINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Seven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant p
7 regional groups apply for new Indiana development grants
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 3 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Seven proposals have been submitted for a new state grant program aimed at encouraging Indiana counties and cities to collaborate on regional development projects. The Indiana Economic Development Corp. said Tuesday it has... Read more
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McCook Daily Gazette
Short commute makes a differenceOmaha and Lincoln workers know what a tough commute is, but for the rest of the
Short commute makes a difference
McCook Daily Gazette / Posted 3 days ago
Omaha and Lincoln workers know what a tough commute is, but for the rest of the state, the gag photo of a "Nebraska traffic jam" -- a herd of cattle crossing the highway -- is more apropos. It was a pleasant surprise when the Obrella Insider crowned... Read more
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Valley Free Press
Sandwich sells commemorative park benchesThe 6-foot-long benches will be placed throughout the downtown area to enhance
Sandwich sells commemorative park benches
Valley Free Press / Posted 3 days ago
The 6-foot-long benches will be placed throughout the downtown area to enhance the visitor experience. Each bench will come with a commemorative plaque on which a business name or memorial message can be engraved. A portion of the funds collected... Read more
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WTHR Indianapolis
Business interests donate $2.1M for Pence travelRepublican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a business have been
Business interests donate $2.1M for Pence travel
WTHR Indianapolis / Posted 4 days ago
Republican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a business have been paid for by powerful interests that donated more than $2.1 million to the state's economic development efforts. Figures released recently by the Indiana Economic... Read more
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FOX 28 South Bend
Business interests donate $2.1 million for Pence travelINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Republican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a
Business interests donate $2.1 million for Pence travel
FOX 28 South Bend / Posted 4 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Republican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a business haven have been paid for by powerful interests that donated over $2.1 million to the state's economic development efforts. Figures released recently by the... Read more
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Your Hometown Lima Stations
Business interests donate $2.1 million for Pence travelINDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Republican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a
Business interests donate $2.1 million for Pence travel
Your Hometown Lima Stations / Posted 4 days ago
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) - Republican Gov. Mike Pence's travels promoting Indiana as a business haven have been paid for by powerful interests that donated over $2.1 million to the state's economic development efforts. Figures released recently by the... Read more
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Staten Island Advance
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore developmentDon't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan
Lack of traffic plan threatens North Shore development
Staten Island Advance / Posted 4 days ago
Don't listen to us. Listen to the experts: Staten Island needs a traffic plan as it gets ready for the New York Wheel, the Empire Outlets and the rest of the development that is bringing a billion dollars in investment to the North Shore. But the... Read more
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The Express-Times
Where are the women in Lehigh Valley government?It's a tough time to be a woman in government in the state of Pennsylvania. St
Where are the women in Lehigh Valley government?
The Express-Times / Posted 4 days ago
It's a tough time to be a woman in government in the state of Pennsylvania. State Attorney General Kathleen Kane was charged with perjury and obstruction of the law earlier this month after officials said she leaked grand jury information to a... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Country Fair: No concrete plansCHAMPAIGN — Lance Cooper and his family love their new, larger True Value Hardw
Country Fair: No concrete plans
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 days ago
CHAMPAIGN — Lance Cooper and his family love their new, larger True Value Hardware store at Country Fair Shopping Center and the high traffic going by. The store's Country Fair landlord — Cleveland-based GMS Management of Illinois — spent "a ton of... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Aug. 30, 2015Printed Letters: Assisted suicide puts the disabled at risk It was disappoint
Aug. 30, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 5 days ago
Printed Letters: Assisted suicide puts the disabled at risk It was disappointing to see the article “Assisted suicide may be on ballot” and the editorial “Ballot the wrong way to decide right to die” not mention the disabled... Read more
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The Advertiser-Tribune
Location, location, locationAnd owner Ashlee Decker would like nothing better than to have other restaurant
Location, location, location
The Advertiser-Tribune / Posted 5 days ago
And owner Ashlee Decker would like nothing better than to have other restaurants follow her lead in the local foods movement. "It's about the health of people, a community, the environment," she said. "We're working on that all in one place, one... Read more
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Eureka Times-Standard
Carson Block Building renovation approaches completionThis photo of the current exterior of the Carson Block Building shows some of t
Carson Block Building renovation approaches completion
Eureka Times-Standard / Posted 6 days ago
This photo of the current exterior of the Carson Block Building shows some of the areas where work is needed. COURTESY OF NCIDC A project that took more than 25 years to launch will be completed in less than three years, thanks to collaboration... Read more
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The Nashua Telegraph
Residents spar with selectmenMILFORD - During a sometimes heated meeting last week selectmen defended the up
Residents spar with selectmen
The Nashua Telegraph / Posted 6 days ago
MILFORD - During a sometimes heated meeting last week selectmen defended the upcoming sale of town-owned land to a Massachusetts stone processing company. The board signed a purchase and sales agreement with Monadnock Economic Development Corp. last... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
DeKalb County enterprise zone a long-term assetStill, county officials are hopeful that businesses will come, although which o
DeKalb County enterprise zone a long-term asset
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Still, county officials are hopeful that businesses will come, although which ones and how soon are more questionable.� “Economic development is often a long-term process.�When a new investor becomes interested to a location/site, it may take two to... Read more
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Daily Chronicle
Enterprise zone a long-term assetStill, county officials are hopeful that businesses will come, although which o
Enterprise zone a long-term asset
Daily Chronicle / Posted 6 days ago
Still, county officials are hopeful that businesses will come, although which ones and how soon are more questionable.� “Economic development is often a long-term process.�When a new investor becomes interested to a location/site, it may take two to... Read more
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The Daily Sentinel
Email letters, August 28, 2015 Legalized assisted suicide puts disabled people at risk It was disappointing
Email letters, August 28, 2015
The Daily Sentinel / Posted 7 days ago
Legalized assisted suicide puts disabled people at risk It was disappointing to see the article “Assisted suicide may be on ballot” and editorial “Ballot the wrong way to decide right to die,” not mention the... Read more
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NBC 10 Providence
Judge says 38 Studios confidential files will become publicThe judge in the 38 Studios case says confidential files will become public but
Judge says 38 Studios confidential files will become public
NBC 10 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
The judge in the 38 Studios case says confidential files will become public but not immediately. The judge said Friday morning he hopes to release documents in approximately 10 days. Superior Court Judge Michael Silverstein is considering whether to... Read more
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NJ Biz
Rutgers Business School hosts ‘restart’ event with focus on Newark economic developmentA number of leaders from New Jersey’s academic and business communities will ga
Rutgers Business School hosts ‘restart’ event with focus on Newark economic development
NJ Biz / Posted 7 days ago
A number of leaders from New Jersey’s academic and business communities will gather Friday morning at the Rutgers Business School in Newark in an effort to come up with new ways for the city to take advantage of public-private partnerships,... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Judge to consider 38 Studios settlement, unsealing recordsBy The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ A Rhode Island
Judge to consider 38 Studios settlement, unsealing records
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
By The Associated Press news@abc6.com PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) _ A Rhode Island judge is due to consider whether to approve a partial settlement in the lawsuit over the state's failed $75 million loan guarantee with the video game company started by... Read more
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ABC 6 Providence
Judge to consider 38 Studios settlement, unsealing recordsPROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island judge is due to consider whether to appr
Judge to consider 38 Studios settlement, unsealing records
ABC 6 Providence / Posted 7 days ago
PROVIDENCE, R.I. (AP) - A Rhode Island judge is due to consider whether to approve a partial settlement in the lawsuit over the state's failed $75 million loan guarantee with the video game company started by ex-Red Sox pitcher Curt... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
De Blasio's new economic-development czar appoints senior staffNew York CIty Economic Development Corp. head Maria Torres-Springer names senio
De Blasio's new economic-development czar appoints senior staff
Crain's New York Business / Posted 8 days ago
New York CIty Economic Development Corp. head Maria Torres-Springer names senior staff. The newly anointed head of the city's Economic Development Corp. is staffing up—and is filling a new real estate post with the senior adviser of a key deputy... Read more
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KPLC Lake Charles
Longview group receives $400K grant for new greenspaceA new greenspace could soon be available to Longview residents after a beautifi
Longview group receives $400K grant for new greenspace
KPLC Lake Charles / Posted 8 days ago
A new greenspace could soon be available to Longview residents after a beautification group was awarded at $400,000 grant. The city announced this week that Keep Longview Beautiful had received at $400,000 matching grant from Texas Parks and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Boeing's Southern California layoffs could affect subcontractorsAug. 27--Boeing Co.'s planned layoffs in Southern California, announced this we
Boeing's Southern California layoffs could affect subcontractors
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 8 days ago
Aug. 27--Boeing Co.'s planned layoffs in Southern California, announced this week, have revived concerns that the aerospace industry may suffer if Congress doesn't renew its support for the U.S. Export-Import Bank. The bank's charter from Congress... Read more
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Everett Herald
Boeing layoffs linked to Export-Import Bank Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015, 1:58 p.m. LOS ANGELES � Boeing Co.�s p
Boeing layoffs linked to Export-Import Bank
Everett Herald / Posted 8 days ago
Published: Thursday, August 27, 2015, 1:58 p.m. LOS ANGELES � Boeing Co.�s planned layoffs in California, announced this week, have revived concerns that the aerospace industry may suffer if Congress... Read more
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KSLA-TV Shreveport
Longview group receives $400K grant for new greenspaceA new greenspace could soon be available to Longview residents after a beautifi
Longview group receives $400K grant for new greenspace
KSLA-TV Shreveport / Posted 8 days ago
A new greenspace could soon be available to Longview residents after a beautification group was awarded at $400,000 grant. The city announced this week that Keep Longview Beautiful had received at $400,000 matching grant from Texas Parks and... Read more
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The Sault Star
70 OLG jobs up for grabs locallyThere's no better way than to show a board of directors what an operation is li
70 OLG jobs up for grabs locally
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
There's no better way than to show a board of directors what an operation is like than to visit it. And visit it regularly, according to OLG board chair Philip Olsson. Olsson and the OLG board and senior management team were in Sault Ste. Marie... Read more
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The Sault Star
Eastern gaming bundle announcement coming soonThe successful applicant for the eastern gaming bundle – the first to be privat
Eastern gaming bundle announcement coming soon
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
The successful applicant for the eastern gaming bundle – the first to be privatized by OLG – is expected to made soon. Following that, the process will begin to roll out for the other gaming bundles and those processes will likely move a bit... Read more
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The Sault Star
Dodds: Passenger train service generating interestA new search to find a third-party operator for the ACR passenger train service
Dodds: Passenger train service generating interest
The Sault Star / Posted 8 days ago
A new search to find a third-party operator for the ACR passenger train service between Sault Ste. Marie and Hearst is generating international interest. Sault Ste. Marie Economic Development Corp. CEO and chair of the working group Tom Dodds said... Read more
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KTVZ Bend
EDCO, state team for better coordinated efforts | News - Home Agencies will team with Business Oregon to expand, recruit comp
EDCO, state team for better coordinated efforts
KTVZ Bend / Posted 8 days ago
| News - Home Agencies will team with Business Oregon to expand, recruit companies The state of Oregon and four of Oregon’s largest private economic... Read more
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The Morning Call
Bethlehem receives planter donation to spruce up South SideTake a good look at the nearly three dozen planters of flowers sprinkled throug
Bethlehem receives planter donation to spruce up South Side
The Morning Call / Posted 8 days ago
Take a good look at the nearly three dozen planters of flowers sprinkled throughout south Bethlehem's business district. They're actually underground water pipes. The planters, made from recycled metal by McWane Ductile of Phillipsburg, is part of... Read more
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CBS 19 Tyler
Irrigation, canopy tree planting today, Friday at Longview entrywayLONGVIEW (KYTX) - Contractors today and Friday will irrigate and plant canopy t
Irrigation, canopy tree planting today, Friday at Longview entryway
CBS 19 Tyler / Posted 8 days ago
LONGVIEW (KYTX) - Contractors today and Friday will irrigate and plant canopy trees along the west side of Texas 31/Spur 63 in Longview, as work continues to construct a new entryway into the city, as well as a 9-acre community-driven outdoor venue... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton
Cortlandt's Rebecca Polanco Joins Tompkins Mahopac BankOSSINING, N.Y. – Tompkins Mahopac Bank has appointed Rebecca Palanco, an experi
Cortlandt's Rebecca Polanco Joins Tompkins Mahopac Bank
The Daily Voice - Cortlandt, Buchanan, Croton / Posted 8 days ago
OSSINING, N.Y. – Tompkins Mahopac Bank has appointed Rebecca Palanco, an experienced banking professional, to assistant vice president, branch manager, of its Ossining branch. Polanco comes to Tompkins Mahopac Bank from Hudson Valley Bank and has 38... Read more
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