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Manufacturing in the NY region shrank more than forecast in September, with the index dropping to -10.41 (signaling contraction) from -5.85 in August as orders

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The Federal Reserve undertakes QE3 with open-ended purchases of $40 billion of mortgage debt a month as it seeks to boost growth and reduce unemployment. ...
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Perrigo Company Hires Ralf Kahl As Controller

Perrigo, a leading pharmaceutical supplier, announced today that Ralf Kahl has been hired as Controller for the Finance team. In this role, Kahl is responsible for managing finances, budgeting and expense approval for the company’s New York location. He will be working at Perrigo’s Bronx, NY site....
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Equities:DJIA: 13,333 (+0.07%)S&P500: 1,437 (+0.21%)Nasdaq: 3,114 (+0.32%)EuroStoxx: +0.28%Nikkei: 1.73%Hang Seng: 1.10% Equities rise on the German court ratifying the bailout fund. France wants Spain to snub ...
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Consumer borrowing in the U.S. unexpectedly decreased in July by $3.28 billion (estimated $9.2 billion increase) for the first time in nearly a year, after ...
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Bronx Startup Wins $15K Prize

Curatio HCS, a home care provider dedicated to serving underserved communities in Bronx and Upper Manhattan, today took home the $15,000 grand prize in the New York Public Library’s third annual StartUP! Business Plan Competition....
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ECB President Mario Draghi said policy makers agreed to an unlimited bond purchase program in order to control interest rates and fight speculation of currency ...
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ECB's bond buying plan said to pledge unlimited, sterilized bond buys to assuage concerns about printing money. The plan is believed to focus only on ...
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Bonds of financials are returning more than those of industrial firms for the first time since 2005 as banks cut debt amid regulation and companies ...
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Corporate bond sales globally are approaching busiest August on record as yields are push to lows on investors favoring safer products. Purchases increased 0.4% in July, ...
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US GDP’s grew at a 1.7% annual rate from April through June, up from an initial estimate of 1.5%. Stated in its Beige Book survey ...
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Home prices in 20 U.S. cities climbed in June for first time since 2010. Equities:DJIA: 13,103 (-0.17%)S&P500: 1,411 (+0.03%)Nasdaq: 3,077 (+0.13%)EuroStoxx: -0.80%Nikkei: -0.57%Hang Seng: +0.07% Lexmark announces ...
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The Next Generation Of American Business: GardnerGlobal, Inc.

“I’m just a cat from the hood in a suit.” Simply stated, and although it is quite a concise and accurate testimony, one look at ...
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M&T Bank Corp agrees to buy Hudson City Bancorp for $3.7 billion in biggest takeover this year in the banking industry. Equities:DJIA: 13,125 (-0.25%)S&P500: 1,410 (-0.07%)Nasdaq: ...
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Bronx Plan Has Nice Rink To It

A skating center or community market? The money matters....
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Endorsing Bronx Ice Center Proposal

Local leaders have endorsed a proposal that would convert an empty armory in the Bronx into a national ice center....
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Jobless claims rose by 4,000 for a second week to reach 372,000 in the period ended by 8/18, reflecting little progress in the labor market. U.S. ...
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July Existing home sales rise 2.3% vs. previous month to a 4.47 million annual rate.RBS probed by U.S. regulators on potential Iran sanctions breach.Many on ...
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Equities:DJIA: 13,204 (-0.51%) Touches highest closing level in four years before dropping downS&P500: 1,413 (-0.35%) Touches highest level since May 2008 earlier in the dayNasdaq: ...
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Ralph Lauren Celebrates 50th Anniversary With New Polo App & Yankees Collaboration

Ralph Lauren extends its 50th-anniversary celebrations with a new venture initiated to easily serve up its extensive catalog to avid followers through a newly-hatched app.
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Poor, Unacceptable Customer Service At Bank Of America In Co-op City

This is the complaint we received earlier today from a reader of ours on the quality of service at Bank Of America at 2316 Bartow Avenue, Bronx, NY 10475.
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Assessing Your Company's Financial Needs

A free seminar to assist business owners on how to identify their company's financial status and future financial needs will be held by TD Charitable Foundation and the Bronx Chamber of Commerce.
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Enjoy Sales Tax-Free Outdoor Activities This Labor Day Weekend

The New York State Department of Taxation and Finance today highlighted several sales tax-free outdoor activities you can enjoy this Labor Day weekend. Admission to the state’s parks and golf courses, for example, is exempt from sales tax.
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Local School Supply Lists Now Available For One-Click Shopping On TeacherLists.com

Parents from local schools have a new tool in their back-to-school bag of tricks this year.
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McDonald's Re-Opening Brings Excitement & Jobs To The Bronx Community

To Juan Antonio Rodriguez, also known to many as Tony, McDonald’s did nоt just provide a job, it provided a 30 year career as an owner operator.
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An Economic Snapshot Of The Bronx

Bronx is setting records for population, business and job growth, according to an economic reportreleased today by New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli.
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BP Diaz Provides $1 Million To Renovate The Historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market

Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz Jr. announced today that his office is providing $1 million in capital funding for renovations to the historic Arthur Avenue Retail Market, as part of his FY2019 capital budget allocations.
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Economic Snapshot Shows Bronx Making Impressive Gains In Addressing Challenges

Bronx is setting records for population, business and job growth, according to an economic reportreleased today by New York State Comptroller Thomas P. DiNapoli.
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The First-Ever Bronx Night Market

Foodies rejoice! Starting June 30th and every last Saturday of the month through October, Bronx will host a Night Market with more than 40 food vendors that represent the city’s diverse culinary offerings.

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