ASi of Tonawanda takes home $1 million prize in 43North contest
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“We believe it's truly a transformative technology,” he said. Finding transformative companies was the whole idea behind the 43North business plan competition. With $5 million in funding, the contest was a tiny part of Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo's Buffalo …

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Woman says she lost $130k to local contractor
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A Douglas County woman hired an acquaintance to remodel her home. It has now been six months, and according to claims she's made in a civil lawsuit … "Unfortunately, we see this situation happening more and more," said Adriana Carmona, a spokeswoman …

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Detroit's New Economy Initiative Announces 30 Small Business Winners For …
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“We were overwhelmed with the response from applicants in this first NEIdeas challenge and we look forward to casting a bright spotlight on the first 30 men, women and family-owned small businesses taking home $10,000 for their business growth ideas.”.

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How Daylight Saving Time Costs You Money
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Daylight saving time was first embraced during World War I, when the idea was that the spring shift would help conserve coal because people would need less light and heat since they had more daylight during their waking hours. … professor and author …

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Tonawanda firm wins the top prize at 43North competition
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ASi LLC, which currently operates in leased space off Cooper Avenue in Tonawanda, won the $1 million top award, besting a group of 10 other finalists after a full day of pitching their business ideas at Shea's Performing Arts Center. "This changes …

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'We might be better off': Millinocket businesses, Virginia consultant share …
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Shafer was one of several business leaders who talked about the town's future just months after the remnants of Great Northern Paper Co. were auctioned for scrap and with the company's tax bills still unpaid. “We're just starting to figure out we might …

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30 Detroit-area small businesses get $10K grants
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Loading… Post to Facebook. 30 Detroit-area small businesses get $10K grants Foundation's program awards operators with the best ideas to spur growth Check out this story on detroitnews.com: http://detne.ws/1wwC2vO. {# …

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Despite cord cutting, cable TV's future looks very familiar
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Now that premium cable television channel HBO and broadcaster CBS have decided to sell their programs via the Internet, the TV business will never be the same. And yet, it probably won't be all that different. Today's cable systems bundle popular …

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Detroit's New Economy Initiative Announces 30 Small Business Winners For …
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“We were overwhelmed with the response from applicants in this first NEIdeas challenge and we look forward to casting a bright spotlight on the first 30 men, women and family-owned small businesses taking home $10,000 for their business growth ideas.”.

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From heartbreak comes invention to help others
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CareAline, heaquartered in the Fitzgeralds' Danvers home, began selling products last year, with the sleeves retailing for $19.95 and the wraps for $24.95. Since then, they've sold several thousand wraps and sleeves around the world. They have …

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For Veterans Day, a TV Special That Will Span 6 Cable Networks
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FOR several years, Madison Avenue has been accelerating efforts to honor veterans of the United States military and help service members who have struggled since returning home. For this Veterans Day, the media … The idea for the special originated …

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Have an Insane Startup Idea? Try This Investor
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When looking at companies like tech startups, investors are able to assess a business's ability to succeed and make money fairly easily. There are already tried and true ways for products like apps and services like social networks to bring in revenue.

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