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Buy a Home in Utica

Forbes magazine has named Utica #3 on the list of Best Places to Buy a Home. With midpoint price in housing under $100,000 and a surprisingly low foreclosure rate, this “old industrial hub in Upstate New York” is on the list with the likes of Rochester, NY, Raleigh, NC and Pittsburgh, PA.

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State of the Union

In the State of the Union address, President Obama talked to us about bringing manufacturing back to the United States and revitalizing post-industrial communities. Perhaps I will send my thesis to the White House when it is complete?!?

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Reading, writing and nano? SUNYIT forum addresses schools and nanojobs

Reading, writing and nano? SUNYIT forum addresses schools and nanojobs.

Assemblyman Anthony Brindisi addresses a forum about education and nanotech jobs on the SUNYIT campus in Utica.

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Small, Gritty and Green

Are Small Rust Belt Cities the Future of Green?

This article from the The Atlantic Cities discusses a new book by Catherine Tumbler which proposes that smaller industrial cities “could be instrumental in moving us toward an economically dynamic, low-carbon future.”

 

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Tourism spending up in Oneida County, Central New York

Tourism spending up in Oneida County, Central New York.

Visitor spending increased to $1.025 billion in Oneida County in 2010.

Utica OD – October 20, 2011

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Economic development: Utica mayoral candidates share plans

Economic development: Utica mayoral candidates share plans.

The 5 mayoral candidate for Utica, share their individual plans for the growth and future of the city.

Utica OD – October, 19, 2011

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500 Jobs to Leave Oneida County

Cuomo: Oneida Correctional Facility to close – Utica, NY – The Observer-Dispatch, Utica, New York.

 

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