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Turning Stone Resort Casino to host half-day business conference

Business VERONA — A half-day conference titled Doing Business with the Oneida Indian Nation will be held Friday, Sept. 14, at 8 a.m. at the Nation’s Turning Stone Resort Casino. The conference will be about how local businesses can partner with the Nation and its enterprises, according to an announcement. The session will “provide valuable insight on how to work with the Oneida Nation... 4:00pm 08/10/18

Rite Aid, Albertsons call off merger deal ahead of vote

Business (AP) — Rite Aid and the grocer Albertsons called off an agreement to become a single company, with the deal facing shaky prospects in a shareholder vote. The owner of Safeway and other grocery brands had announced in February plans to buy Rite Aid’s more than 2,500 stores with the goal of becoming “a leader in food, health and wellness.” But a major shareholder and two proxy... 4:00pm 08/09/18

Root Farm Adventures to celebrate grand opening on Monday

Business SAUQUOIT — Root Farm Adventures will celebrate a grand opening at 4 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 6, at 2860 King Road. Root Farm Adventures, an accessible challenge course, features low and high ropes courses, a 1,000- foot-long zip line and rock climbing tower. The Root Farm’s challenge course includes a handicap accessible high ropes course, the first of its type in the country,... 4:00pm 07/25/18

Sherrill Manufacturing to participate in event at White House

Business SHERRILL — The Sherrill Manufacturing company and its Liberty Tabletop brand on Monday will participate in a Made in America Product Showcase at the White House that will be hosted by President Donald Trump, the company announced. Sherrill Manufacturing/Liberty Tabletop plans to showcase American-made flatware and other tabletop items sold on their libertytabletop.com website,... 4:00pm 07/20/18