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Sears closing 3 more stores in New York

Sears Holding Company will close 3 stores in New York just after the new year.

NIAGARA RIVER REGION CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: /Small Business Feature - Everything Youngstown

Have fun shopping in the Village of Youngstown at Everything Youngstown, where you'll find unique gift items, great apparel lines, and delicious treats.

CAPITAL REGION CHAMBER: Capital Region Employers Expect to Add Jobs in the New Year, But Challenges in Filling Them Will Persist, According to the Alaant Hiring Index

Capital Region Employers Expect to Add Jobs in the New Year, But Challenges in Filling Them Will Persist, According to the Alaant Hiring Index Capital Region employers expect to add jobs through the end of this year and maintain that momentum in 2019, even as it remains difficult to find qualified candidates to fill them.

Lowe’s announces store closures affecting New York

Lowe’s will close two New York locations this winter, according to a recent company announcement.

ADIRONDACK REGIONAL CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Access to Capital and Strategies for Growth on Nov. 15

TD Bank, the Adirondack Regional Chambers of Commerce and the Warren County EDC invite you to a Small Business Seminar

BURFORD CAPITAL: The Australian features Burford in special report on legal finance

In a lengthy special report on legal finance in Australia, Chris Merritt begins: “When the world’s largest litigation funder burst onto the Australian market this year, it did so in a way that was intended to make a splash.

BRONX CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Free Small Business Seminar: "Analyzing Your Competition" on Nov. 7

The Bronx Chamber of Commerce, TD Charitable Foundation and the 5 Chamber Alliance, are proud to present “Analyzing Your Competition,” a free small business workshop intended for business owners who want to learn how to achieve a competitive advantage by understanding its competitors.

BARNES & NOBLE: Barnes & Noble’s Special Committee Announces its Financial & Legal Advisors

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS) today announced that its previously-announced Special Committee of the Board of Directors assigned to evaluate strategic alternatives for the Company has selected Evercore as its financial advisor and Baker Botts L.L.P. as its legal advisor

CIT GROUP INC: CIT Serves as Sole Lead Arranger on $24 Million Financing for Multi-Family Property by MWest Holdings

CIT Group Inc. (NYSE: CIT) today announced that its Real Estate Finance division was the sole lead arranger of a $24 million senior secured loan for the acquisition of a multi-family property in San Pedro, California, by MWest Holdings, a private real estate investment and management firm.

BURFORD CAPITAL: ABA Journal covers Burford’s 2018 Litigation Finance Survey

In a report for the ABA Journal on Burford’s 2018 Litigation Finance Survey, Debra Cassens Weiss writes that “Litigation finance is gaining in popularity as more clients and law firms [learn] how to use it.”

COLUMBIA COUNTY CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: Chamber Chat – October 24, 2018

“Chamber Chat” is open to both members of the Chamber and non members, and is an opportunity to “chat” with Jeff Hunt, President & CEO and staff from your local hometown Chamber.

CAPITAL REGION CHAMBER: Capital Region BOCES Graduate Cooks up International Success

Capital Region BOCES Career and Technical School graduate Carly Yezzo found culinary success in Chile — the country, not the food.

RHINEBACK AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE: October After Hours at John G. Ullman & Associates catered by Calico Gourmet Foods & Dessertery on Oct. 25

Join us for our October After Hours right on E Market Street as John G. Ullman opens their doors to the Rhinebeck Chamber and guests

BARNES & NOBLE: Dr. Seuss’s “The Grinch” Takes Over Barnes & Noble This Holiday Season

Barnes & Noble, Inc. (NYSE: BKS), the world’s largest retail bookseller, today announced that Dr. Seuss’s “The Grinch” will take over stores this holiday season, with special displays in 536 stores featuring exclusive books, holiday ornaments, puzzles, games and toys starting Monday, October 22.

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