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The Buffalo News
Proposed car seat foam factory would bring 60 jobs to WheatfieldWHEATFIELD – A factory that would produce car seat foam for export to Canada is
Proposed car seat foam factory would bring 60 jobs to Wheatfield
The Buffalo News / Posted yesterday
WHEATFIELD – A factory that would produce car seat foam for export to Canada is being proposed for an industrial park controlled by the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency, with a state and local incentive package in the works. Sixty jobs... Read more
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Artvoice
He's Baack! Hamister's Falls Hotel Not Shaping Up As Planned In 2002 politically connecte
He's Baack!
Artvoice / Posted 2 days ago
Hamister's Falls Hotel Not Shaping Up As Planned In 2002 politically connected developer Mark E. Hamister, Chairman & CEO of the Hamister Group, LLC, was chosen the designated purchaser of the bankrupt Buffalo Sabres—even receiving a... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major OverhaulPOUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, i
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major Overhaul
The Daily Voice - Pound Ridge / Posted 2 days ago
POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, is planning a significant renovation that includes revamping its product lines. Owner Billy Fortin told Daily Voice that the renovation work, which involves gutting the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Lewisboro
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major OverhaulPOUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, i
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major Overhaul
The Daily Voice - Lewisboro / Posted 2 days ago
POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, is planning a significant renovation that includes revamping its product lines. Owner Billy Fortin told Daily Voice that the renovation work, which involves gutting the... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Bedford
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major OverhaulPOUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, i
Scotts Corner Market Plans Major Overhaul
The Daily Voice - Bedford / Posted 2 days ago
POUND RIDGE, N.Y. -- Scotts Corner Market, a longtime fixture in Pound Ridge, is planning a significant renovation that includes revamping its product lines. Owner Billy Fortin told Daily Voice that the renovation work, which involves gutting the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Tulip Molded Plastics in line for $1 million to help built new plantA Niagara Falls plastics manufacturer that has threatened to move to Indiana is
Tulip Molded Plastics in line for $1 million to help built new plant
The Buffalo News / Posted 3 days ago
A Niagara Falls plastics manufacturer that has threatened to move to Indiana is in line to receive $1 million from the New York Power Authority to help it build a new plant on a former brownfield that city officials hope to turn into a business... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Inaugural Gran Fondo Draws HundredsTwo courses were laid out for the riders, with a "short" route of 20 miles, or
Inaugural Gran Fondo Draws Hundreds
The Post-Journal / Posted 6 days ago
Two courses were laid out for the riders, with a "short" route of 20 miles, or a full loop of 42 miles around Chautauqua Lake. Registrants were geared up to take off at 9 a.m. sharp. Michelle Turner, vice president of marketing for the County of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Amherst IDA approves scorecard for senior housing projectsThe Amherst Industrial Development Agency on Friday approved a “scorecard” for
Amherst IDA approves scorecard for senior housing projects
The Buffalo News / Posted 7 days ago
The Amherst Industrial Development Agency on Friday approved a “scorecard” for granting tax breaks for market-rate senior housing. The Amherst IDA built on the county-wide policy for tax breaks for such projects, which includes nine criteria for... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Growth at Home Plan Almost ReadyThe Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Small and Medium Enterprise Develo
Growth at Home Plan Almost Ready
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
The Ministry of Industrialization, Trade and Small and Medium Enterprise Development is currently finalising the Growth at Home financing plan which is likely to be ready by the end of September. The Deputy Permanent Secretary, Ministry of... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Hamburg Town Board pulls Best’s appointment to IDAA routine appointment to the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency is on hold a
Hamburg Town Board pulls Best’s appointment to IDA
The Buffalo News / Posted 8 days ago
A routine appointment to the Hamburg Industrial Development Agency is on hold after two Town Board members said there could be a political conflict of interest. The conflict, said Supervisor Steven Walters and Councilwoman Cheryl Potter-Juda, is... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Inaugural Chautauqua Gran Fondo Set For SaturdayStarting at Lakeside Park in Mayville, registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and
Inaugural Chautauqua Gran Fondo Set For Saturday
The Post-Journal / Posted 9 days ago
Starting at Lakeside Park in Mayville, registration will begin at 7:30 a.m. and the ride will leave the park at 9 a.m. At 8:45 a.m., Buffalo Bills alumni will help kick off the tour after a press conference at 8:30. The ride will take cyclists on a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aidNIAGARA FALLS – A rally of local labor unions Wednesday protested the Niagara C
Unions criticize Niagara IDA over hotel aid
The Buffalo News / Posted 9 days ago
NIAGARA FALLS – A rally of local labor unions Wednesday protested the Niagara County Industrial Development Agency’s granting of tax breaks to numerous hotels in Niagara Falls, and demanded that the IDA create a living wage policy of about $15 an... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Unemployment down in Fulton CountyThe unemployment rate saw the most improvement in Fulton County which saw its r
Unemployment down in Fulton County
The Leader-Herald / Posted 9 days ago
The unemployment rate saw the most improvement in Fulton County which saw its rate decrease from 7.3 percent in July 2014 to 6.4 percent this past month, with roughly 1,500 unemployed residents this year compared to 1,700 in 2014. Montgomery County... Read more
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The Daily & Sunday Review
VEDA provides funding to Waverly business - BusinessBecky's Diner is the latest business to take advantage of the VEDA Revolving Lo
VEDA provides funding to Waverly business - Business
The Daily & Sunday Review / Posted 9 days ago
Becky's Diner is the latest business to take advantage of the VEDA Revolving Loan Fund. The Valley Economic Development Association (VEDA) is a great funding source for any business looking for help with start up costs or renovations to their... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Homeless Meat Plant Attracts Plenty Of InterestIf you don't want it, we'll take it. That's the message from five communities
Homeless Meat Plant Attracts Plenty Of Interest
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 10 days ago
If you don't want it, we'll take it. That's the message from five communities about a proposed meat processing plant. The facility, which was supposed to go in the Jefferson County Industrial Park, is without a home after neighbor Car-Freshner... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Lawsuit rejected over Genesee County IDA denial of tax breaks for Batavia projectBATAVIA – A State Supreme Court justice has rejected a Niagara County firm’s la
Lawsuit rejected over Genesee County IDA denial of tax breaks for Batavia project
The Buffalo News / Posted 10 days ago
BATAVIA – A State Supreme Court justice has rejected a Niagara County firm’s lawsuit contending that the Genesee County Industrial Development Agency was remiss in not granting financial incentives for a proposed Town of Batavia senior citizens... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Your Turn: Murder For Hire, Prison Escapee & Meat Packing PlantThis week, viewers share their thoughts on a woman sentenced to jail for trying
Your Turn: Murder For Hire, Prison Escapee & Meat Packing Plant
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 10 days ago
This week, viewers share their thoughts on a woman sentenced to jail for trying to hire a hit man, a prison lifer charged with trying to escape, and plans for a meat-processing facility in Jefferson County's industrial park. Melisa Schonfield, who... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Niagara Falls power plant defaults on loanLOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls power plant, noteworthy for frequent financial failu
Niagara Falls power plant defaults on loan
The Buffalo News / Posted 11 days ago
LOCKPORT – A Niagara Falls power plant, noteworthy for frequent financial failure, seems to have gone bust again. The Frontier Avenue plant, now owned by Sterling Energy Group of Gary, Ind., has shut down repeatedly over its quarter century of... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Petroleum Discovery At Former Ramada Inn Declared Active By State DEC; Renovations To ContinueVince DeJoy, city development director, said when Phase 2 environmental testing
Petroleum Discovery At Former Ramada Inn Declared Active By State DEC; Renovations To Continue
The Post-Journal / Posted 14 days ago
Vince DeJoy, city development director, said when Phase 2 environmental testing was done last year, petroleum was found 24 feet below the surface. ''Because of that, it had to be reported to the DEC. From there, they declared it an active spill... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Proposed Meat Plant Loses Major BackerA meat processing plant proposed for the Jefferson County Industrial Park lost
Proposed Meat Plant Loses Major Backer
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 15 days ago
A meat processing plant proposed for the Jefferson County Industrial Park lost a major backer Thursday. The Jefferson County Local Development Corporation withdrew its support for the project, in the face of strong opposition from Car Freshner... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Petroleum Discovery At Former Ramada Inn Declared Inactive By State DEC; Renovations To ContinueVince DeJoy, city development director, said when Phase 2 environmental testing
Petroleum Discovery At Former Ramada Inn Declared Inactive By State DEC; Renovations To Continue
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
Vince DeJoy, city development director, said when Phase 2 environmental testing was done last year, petroleum was found 24 feet below the surface. ''Because of that, it had to be reported to the DEC. From there, they declared it an active spill... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Location, Location, LocationOn Thursday, city officials took 16 real estate agents on a tour of potential d
Location, Location, Location
The Post-Journal / Posted 15 days ago
On Thursday, city officials took 16 real estate agents on a tour of potential downtown business locations. Prior to the tour, Vince DeJoy, city development director, and Greg Lindquist, Jamestown Renaissance Corporation executive director, discussed... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
White Paper recommends Newburgh take small steps for job growthCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
White Paper recommends Newburgh take small steps for job growth
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 16 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Incentives approved for major Yonkers projectsCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Incentives approved for major Yonkers projects
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 17 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Yonkers Grants Perks for Two Major ProjectsA rendering of the courtyard of the redeveloped Boyce Thompson property. YONKE
Yonkers Grants Perks for Two Major Projects
GlobeSt.com / Posted 17 days ago
A rendering of the courtyard of the redeveloped Boyce Thompson property. YONKERS�A major industrial project and an adaptive reuse of a long-shuttered research facility here were granted critical incentives by the Yonkers Industrial Development... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Arthur V. Curcione, former Niagara County legislatorOct. 22, 1922 – Aug. 17, 2015 NIAGARA FALLS – Arthur V. Curcione, a Niagara Co
Arthur V. Curcione, former Niagara County legislator
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
Oct. 22, 1922 – Aug. 17, 2015 NIAGARA FALLS – Arthur V. Curcione, a Niagara County legislator for 20 years and a businessman on Niagara Falls’ Pine Avenue for 48 years, died Monday in Niagara Falls Memorial Medical Center after an illness of about a... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Incentives approved for major Yonkers projectsCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Incentives approved for major Yonkers projects
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 17 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Sodexo gets tax breaks to consolidate local operationsThe Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Tuesday awarded $5.2 million i
Sodexo gets tax breaks to consolidate local operations
The Buffalo News / Posted 17 days ago
The Erie County Industrial Development Agency on Tuesday awarded $5.2 million in tax breaks for two projects that will see more than 150,000 square feet of office and warehouse space built in Tonawanda and Cheektowaga. Uniland Development Co. plans... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Call for an end to Violence in NewburghCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Call for an end to Violence in Newburgh
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 19 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
County Agency Approves Tax Break For Student Housing Project []Local News Developer Leslie Westreich wants to develop 19 and 21 chenango stre
County Agency Approves Tax Break For Student Housing Project []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 21 days ago
Local News Developer Leslie Westreich wants to develop 19 and 21 chenango street into a 94-unit, 284-bed student housing complex. Friday The Agency, formerly the Broome County Industrial Development Agency, approved a PILOT agreement for the... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Downtown Building Open House Set For Real Estate BrokersThe open house will be held from 9-11 a.m. starting at the Lillian V. Ney Renai
Downtown Building Open House Set For Real Estate Brokers
The Post-Journal / Posted 22 days ago
The open house will be held from 9-11 a.m. starting at the Lillian V. Ney Renaissance Center, 119 W. Third St., Jamestown. Greg Lindquist, Jamestown Renaissance Corporation executive director, and Vince DeJoy, city development director, will start... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Officials eye vacant Army Reserve in Town of Niagara center as Mercy Flight terminalTOWN OF NIAGARA – State Sen. Robert G. Ortt, who obtained $500,000 in state fun
Officials eye vacant Army Reserve in Town of Niagara center as Mercy Flight terminal
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
TOWN OF NIAGARA – State Sen. Robert G. Ortt, who obtained $500,000 in state funding this year to convert an old hangar near Niagara Falls International Airport into a takeoff point for the Mercy Flight helicopter, led local officials Thursday on a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Town of Lockport IDA considers incentives for two expanding businessesLOCKPORT - Two successful businesses in the Lockport area sought incentives fro
Town of Lockport IDA considers incentives for two expanding businesses
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
LOCKPORT - Two successful businesses in the Lockport area sought incentives from the Town of Lockport Industrial Development Agency Thursday to help them grow further. The IDA board scheduled public hearings Sept. 10 on 15-year... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Officials eye vacant Army Reserve center as Mercy Flight terminalTOWN OF NIAGARA – State Sen. Robert G. Ortt, who obtained $500,000 in state fun
Officials eye vacant Army Reserve center as Mercy Flight terminal
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
TOWN OF NIAGARA – State Sen. Robert G. Ortt, who obtained $500,000 in state funding this year to convert an old hangar near Niagara Falls International Airport into a takeoff point for the Mercy Flight helicopter, led local officials Thursday on a... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Initiative provides training, jobs to unemployed city residentsA unique partnership between a pair of Buffalo nonprofit organizations and a lo
Initiative provides training, jobs to unemployed city residents
The Buffalo News / Posted 22 days ago
A unique partnership between a pair of Buffalo nonprofit organizations and a local real estate developer is providing new job opportunities and training for minority residents from the city’s East and West Side neighborhoods. More than 30 workers... Read more
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Mid-Hudson News
Veria Lifestyle gets extension on sales tax exemptionCopyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network,
Veria Lifestyle gets extension on sales tax exemption
Mid-Hudson News / Posted 24 days ago
Copyright © 2015 Mid-Hudson News Network, a division of Statewide News Network, Inc. This story may not be reproduced in any form, by any media, without express written consent. This includes rewriting, broadcasting and/or printing of material from... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
An Endicott Fire is Put Out With Limited Manpower []Local News The emergency was on the 100 block of Jennings Street and was under
An Endicott Fire is Put Out With Limited Manpower []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 24 days ago
Local News The emergency was on the 100 block of Jennings Street and was under control in approximately five minutes. Though there was initial concern that someone could be in the building, no one was injured in the incident. Firefighting crews... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
NY Republican Chairman Visits Binghamton to Support Fred Akshar's Race for the 52nd State Senate Seat. []Local News Cox met with local G.O.P chairs to discuss their hopes for state se
NY Republican Chairman Visits Binghamton to Support Fred Akshar's Race for the 52nd State Senate Seat. []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 24 days ago
Local News Cox met with local G.O.P chairs to discuss their hopes for state senate candidate Fred Akshar and to assure voters the party is focused on securing a republican victory. NY Republican Chairman, Ed Cox said, "You can bet that there's... Read more
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FOX 40 Binghamton
Local Small Businesses Could Be Eligible For Millions In Loans []Local News This program is open to existing businesses in operation for at lea
Local Small Businesses Could Be Eligible For Millions In Loans []
FOX 40 Binghamton / Posted 24 days ago
Local News This program is open to existing businesses in operation for at least three years with 2 to 500 employees and revenues generally between $500,000 and $20 million. Real estate investment or development projects and financing entities are... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
County OKs bids for Tryon workAction by the board followed recommendations Monday by the board's Finance Comm
County OKs bids for Tryon work
The Leader-Herald / Posted 24 days ago
Action by the board followed recommendations Monday by the board's Finance Committee, which discussed the next phase of the project in detail. "The construction time for this [part of the] project is 330 days," county Planning Director James Mraz... Read more
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WWNY - WNYF Watertown
Company To Expand In Ogdensburg, Bring More JobsBetween 50 and 60 new jobs will be coming to Ogdensburg's Commerce Park over th
Company To Expand In Ogdensburg, Bring More Jobs
WWNY - WNYF Watertown / Posted 25 days ago
Between 50 and 60 new jobs will be coming to Ogdensburg's Commerce Park over the next five years. That, after Ansen Corporation decided to expand its current operation rather than relocate to Onondaga County. The electronic manufacturing supplier... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
County: Water could serve thousands of acresSmart Waters is an initiative involving the use of new or expanded water source
County: Water could serve thousands of acres
The Leader-Herald / Posted 25 days ago
Smart Waters is an initiative involving the use of new or expanded water sources for the county in the hopes of fostering new development. County Planning Department Director James Mraz said Clifton Park-based Environmental Design Partnership... Read more
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GlobeSt.com
Urstadt REIT Acquires Westchester Shopping CenterHarrison Shopping Center HARRISON, NY�Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc. of Greenw
Urstadt REIT Acquires Westchester Shopping Center
GlobeSt.com / Posted 26 days ago
Harrison Shopping Center HARRISON, NY�Urstadt Biddle Properties Inc. of Greenwich, CT has increased its retail holdings in Westchester County with the $10-million purchase of the Harrison Shopping Center here. The retail REIT paid all cash for the... Read more
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The Buffalo News
Poloncarz leads funding race in bid for re-election victory over WalterJoseph, Paladino are top backers Poloncarz’s biggest financial backers so far
Poloncarz leads funding race in bid for re-election victory over Walter
The Buffalo News / Posted 26 days ago
Joseph, Paladino are top backers Poloncarz’s biggest financial backers so far this political season are Amherst developer Michael L. Joseph and Buffalo developer Carl P. Paladino, according to state Board of Elections campaign finance... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Brick City In The PearlThe Andersons, who own Brick City Market and Deli, as well as Brick City Spirit
Brick City In The Pearl
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
The Andersons, who own Brick City Market and Deli, as well as Brick City Spirits, officially celebrated the grand opening of their new businesses along with various officials, dignitaries and representatives in a ribbon-cutting ceremony... Read more
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The Post-Journal
Funny Business Is Big Business For Chautauqua CountyThe $45 million National Comedy Center will celebrate the history and craft of
Funny Business Is Big Business For Chautauqua County
The Post-Journal / Posted 27 days ago
The $45 million National Comedy Center will celebrate the history and craft of comedy and its contributors. For decades, Jamestown has celebrated native daughter Lucille Ball and her contributions to the world of comedy. This new facility will go far... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Westchester Agency Helps Yorktown's Guiding Eyes For The Blind Save MoneyYORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino recently
Westchester Agency Helps Yorktown's Guiding Eyes For The Blind Save Money
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 28 days ago
YORKTOWN HEIGHTS, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino recently announced the Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency and Local Development Corporation approved incentives for Guiding Eyes for the Blind. In refinancing a $3.6... Read more
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The Daily Voice - Yorktown
Westchester Agency Helps Yorktown's Guiding Eyes For The Blind Save MoneyYORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino recently announc
Westchester Agency Helps Yorktown's Guiding Eyes For The Blind Save Money
The Daily Voice - Yorktown / Posted 28 days ago
YORKTOWN, N.Y. -- Westchester County Executive Robert Astorino recently announced the Westchester’s Industrial Development Agency and Local Development Corporation approved incentives for Guiding Eyes for the Blind. In refinancing a $3.6 million... Read more
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The Leader-Herald
Medical marijuana company CEO discusses plans"Absolutely, we have everything we need to get going in New York," Kingsley sai
Medical marijuana company CEO discusses plans
The Leader-Herald / Posted 28 days ago
"Absolutely, we have everything we need to get going in New York," Kingsley said Thursday. Kingsley is CEO of Minnesota-based Vireo Health. That firm's new subsidiary, Empire State Health Solutions, was one of five groups to gain state Department of... Read more
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Al-Ahram Weekly
Canal--corridor-developmentsEgypt is in late-stage negotiations with investors from the UAE, France, Italy,
Canal--corridor-developments
Al-Ahram Weekly / Posted 29 days ago
Egypt is in late-stage negotiations with investors from the UAE, France, Italy, Saudi Arabia and China to invest in the Suez Canal Area Development Project (SCADP), Ashraf Salman, the minister of investment, said earlier this week. The investments... Read more
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