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Local home building outlook lags national trend, some encouraging signs noted

January 20th, 2011 2:20 pm by Don Fenley

Economists looking at the Commerce Department's report on single-family building permits say it is among the indicators pointing to a much brighter 2011 for builders.The Commerce Dept.'s report shows permits for new single-family homes were up 5.5 percent

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Sullivan officials say two manufacturers interested in region - could mean 500 jobs

January 20th, 2011 5:02 am by Staff Report

According to the Bristol Herald-Courier Sullivan County economic development officials claim two auto parts manufacturers interested in the region could create more than 500 jobs over the coming years.NETWORKS-Sullivan Partnership CEO Richard Venable told

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Icy roads mean booming business for repair shops

January 20th, 2011 4:18 am by Sharon Hayes

If you're in the business of auto repair, collision or towing services, you've most likely been busy lately. Inclement weather across the region in recent weeks has led to a jump in business for many auto shops.

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FBI affidavit details iPad hack probe

January 19th, 2011 10:09 am by staff report

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CEOs don't want to increase employment until they know the recovery is real

January 18th, 2011 4:31 am by Staff Report

BusinessWeek is reporting that President Barack Obama's 2011 charm offensive aimed at American business leaders is ready to roll. The President plans to travel outside the Washington cocoon more often to talk up the recovering economy and exhort U.S. comp

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