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Chamber to meet

Business The Clinton Chamber of Commerce will host a networking breakfast Wednesday, March 1, from 8 a.m. until 9:30 a.m. at Kirkland Art Center, 9 1/2 E. Park Row, Clinton. The free event is open to all current and prospective members. The art center will provide complimentary breakfast treats and coffee. 4:00pm 02/18/17

Rome development part of economic update

Business MARCY — Kimberly Baptiste of Bergmann Associates spoke on projects that will shape the City of Rome’s future during an economic update luncheon at SUNY Poly Wednesday afternoon. The luncheon was sponsored by the Genesis Group, a civic organization that unites business and community Leaders working to promote regional economic, social and cultural growth. Baptiste, a regional... 4:00pm 02/17/17

GE, partner to bring 300 jobs to Quad-C

County An announcement is looming about General Electric’s previously disclosed plan to become an anchor tenant in the Quad-C building on the SUNY Polytechnic Institute campus. GE and an unidentified manufacturing partner will be establishing a substantial presence — 300 jobs — in the Quad-C, Mohawk Valley EDGE President Steven J. DiMeo said Wednesday at an economic development forum... 11:58am 02/16/17

Fortus Healthcare Resources adds three new employees

Business UTICA — Fortus Healthcare Resources has added three new team members to the company. Nicole Johnson has joined Fortus Healthcare Resources as a project coordinator. She will be working with account managers on nationwide healthcare searches. Prior to working at Fortus Healthcare Resources, Johnson worked for the FX Matt Brewery doing compliance, accounts payable and billing.... 4:00pm 02/15/17

Microdrones soars to earn industry honors

Business Microdrones, a German unmanned aerial systems company whose U.S. headquarters is at Grifffiss International Airport, received the E.U. Drone Award for Best Manufacturer at the European Parliament in Brussels last month. Hosted by the European Young Innovators Forum, the E.U. Drone Awards were created to recognize companies for their contributions in the unmanned aerial vehicle... 4:00pm 02/14/17