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State to invest $30 million in unmanned aircraft industry

New York state will invest $30 million to develop a 50-mile flight traffic management system between Syracuse and Griffiss International Airport in Rome to boost the burgeoning unmanned aircraft systems (UAS) industry in Central New York. Within the 50-mile corridor, the ...

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Leaders debate economic outlook

Both the leaders of the state Empire State Development and pro-business lobbying group Unshackle Upstate say the upstate economy is improving. The difference is in the degree of improvement. Vincent Esposito, deputy regional director of the state agency’s Finger Lakes ...

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Empire State board OKs funding for local projects

Empire State Development’s Board of Directors last week approved funding for projects in Ontario and Wayne counties. Seneca BioEnergy LLC, which is engaged in biodiesel and grape seed oil production, manure-based environmental control materials, agricultural processing, biomass combustion and environmental ...

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Bills’ lease renewed for 10 years

The Empire State Development board of directors has approved the general project plan for renovations at Ralph Wilson Stadium in Orchard Park and extension of the current lease with the Buffalo Bills. The Erie County Stadium Corporation, a subsidiary of ...

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Area companies receive state assistance

Empire State Development this week announced that Info Directions Inc. of Victor is investing more than $1.2 million to build a new data center. The facility will include new high-tech machinery and equipment ...

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