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Albany-Schenectady area has 57th highest home vacancy rate among U.S. metro areas

The number of vacant homes in the Albany-Schenectady area was nearly 3,500 in the third quarter of 2018, a 667-unit decrease over what it was a year ago, according to new real estate numbers reported by ATTOM Data Solutions.

CIT GROUP INC: CIT to Present at the Credit Suisse 20th Annual Financial Services Forum

CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that CIT Chairwoman and Chief Executive Officer Ellen R. Alemany and Chief Financial Officer John Fawcett will present at the Credit Suisse 20th Annual Financial Services Forum on Wednesday, Feb. 13, 2018, at 9:45 a.m. ET.

CAPITAL REGION CHAMBER: Whitney Young Health Hosts Ribbon Cutting for New Breastfeeding Lounge

Whitney Young Health’s WIC Program, a state-funded program for pregnant, postpartum women, infants and children under the age of five, hosted a ribbon cutting of a new breastfeeding lounge at their Albany Health Center.

GREECE REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Pinot's Palette Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Celebration on Feb. 7

Pinot's Palette Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting Celebration Join us as we celebrate with new member, Pinot's Palette, for their Grand Opening & Ribbon Cutting, a Veteran/woman, locally owned, Paint and Sip location.

New York ranked No. 48 in 2019 business climate index

New York finished at No. 48 among the 50 states in the Washington-based Tax Foundation’s analysis of how states’ tax systems affect their ability to attract and retain businesses.

Charlotte Russe files Chapter 11; will close 94 stores in U.S., including 9 in New York

Charlotte Russe Holdings Corporation, the parent company for women’s clothing retailer Charlotte Russe, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection on Monday and announced that it intends to close 9 of its 30 stores in New York.

Analysis: New York City ranks 1st among largest U.S. cities lacking funds to pay debts.

New York City ranks worst among the 75 largest cities in the United States for the handling of its finances, according to a Truth in Accounting (TIA) analysis of municipal data released this month.

Analysis: New York ranked 35th most affected by government shutdown

New York ranked No. 35 among the District of Columbia and the 50 states in a recent analysis by on how they were affected by the 35-day partial shutdown of the federal government.

State institution: These 2-year New York schools attract the most in-state students

Manhattan School of Computer Technology, St Paul's School of Nursing-Queens and Metropolitan Learning Institute enrolled the most in-state students of all two-year New York schools, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of fall 2017 data.

Emma's Torch refugee culinary training group among 'Renewal Awards' finalists

A Brooklyn-based group that works to empower refugees through culinary training is one of 15 nonprofits in the U.S. selected to be finalists in The Atlantic and Allstate's "The Renewal Awards," according to a recent press release.

Analysis: California, New York, D.C. have most progressive income taxes

California, Connecticut, New York, New Jersey and Washington, D.C., ranked among the U.S. jurisdictions with the most progressive individual income tax systems, according to a recent Tax Foundation analysis.

New York ranks No. 31 on Cato Institute’s K-12 education analysis

New York was rated 31st best for the performance of its K-12 public education system in a study by the Cato Institute that challenges other influential rankings of student achievement.

ADIRONDACK REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Bank Promotes Yrsha to Senior Vice President

Glens Falls National Bank and Trust Company is pleased to announce the promotion of Marc Yrsha to Senior Vice President.

ADIRONDACK REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Erin Luciano Joins Fenimore as Business Development Manager

Erin Luciano has been appointed Business Development Manager at Fenimore Asset Management, theinvestment advisor to FAM Funds, with offices in Albany and Cobleskill.

TICONDEROGA AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival & Fireworks 2019

The Ticonderoga Montcalm Street Partnership (TMSP) Promotions Committee in coordination with the Ticonderoga Area Chamber of Commerce and Silver Bay YMCA Teen Center, as well as a number of local businesses and organization are pleased to announce they will host the Fifth Annual Ticonderoga End of Winter Carnival & Fireworks on Saturday, March 2nd, 2019.

CIT GROUP INC: CIT Northbridge Serves as Sole Lead Arranger on $24 Million Credit Facility for Pocono ProFoods

CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that CIT Northbridge Credit, through its investment advisor CIT Asset Management LLC, served as sole lead arranger on a $24 million senior secured credit facility for Pocono ProFoods, a leading foodservice distributor in the Northeast and Middle Atlantic regions.

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