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Roswell Park Moves up on U.S. News Ranking
Jul-29-2011 — Roswell Park Cancer Institute is moving up -- at least in one ranking of the nation's top cancer hospitals.
Oishei Foundation Grant Expands Bioinformatics Hub at UB
Jul-29-2011 — BUFFALO, N.Y. -- A major grant from the John R. Oishei Foundation will help the University at Buffalo's New York State Center of Excellence in Bioinformatics and Life Sciences expand its bioinformatics and computational biology expertise on the Buffalo Niagara Medical Campus (BNMC) downtown.
Genesee County Ranked 3rd in US for Food Industry Growth
Cuomo to WNY: Get Out of the Past
Jul-28-2011 — Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo said Tuesday that it was time for regions such as Western New York to overcome internal rivalries and "parochialism" and come up with a unified economic-development plan as they compete for $1 billion in state funding.
Tripathi, Zemsky to Head Local Economic Development Council
Jul-26-2011 — Satish K. Tripathi, the president of University at Buffalo, and developer Howard A. Zemsky, will serve as the co-chairmen of the new regional economic development advisory council for Western New York, Gov. Cuomo announced today.
Region Gains 7,300 Jobs Over the Last Year
Jul-22-2011 — The Buffalo Niagara job market is heating up with the weather. The region added jobs during June at the fastest annual rate in almost three years, as the warm weather led to a big jump in construction work, the state Labor Department said Thursday.
RPCI Researcher Receives $4.5M Grant
Jul-18-2011 — A researcher at the Roswell Park Cancer Institute Roswell Park Cancer Institute Latest from The Business Journals Roswell campaign adds another M giftThe journey from hefty to healthyBusy legislative year for Partnership Follow this company will share in a $17.6 million federal grant award, with more than $4.5 million coming into the Buffalo hospital.
'Selling' Buffalo Niagara to Site Selectors
Jul-15-2011 — The chairman of Dunn Tire LLC said he thinks if more people and businesses move to Western New York or expand here, his company will sell more tires. Dunn Tire is on pace this year to sell more than 850,000 sets of tires. “I can’t sell tires to people who don’t live here,” he said.
2011 Economic Guide Now Available
Jul-13-2011 — Buffalo Niagara Enterprise is pleased to announce the release of our 2011 Buffalo Niagara Economic Guide.
M&T Bank Signs Letter of Intent to Buy Data Center in Amherst
Jul-13-2011 — M&T Bank announced today that it has signed a letter of intent to purchase a building on Park Club Lane in the Town of Amherst, New York formerly operated as a data center by HSBC.
Premier Endorses Niagara Go Train
Jul-13-2011 — Ontario’s premier says he would rather expand Go Train service to the Niagara Region than build another expressway.
Galleria Signs Seven Tenants
Jul-13-2011 — The Walden Galleria has signed seven new tenants, including retailers that will be making their local debuts at the Cheektowaga shopping center.
'Bridge in Bloom' at Buffalo-Fort Erie Border
Jul-13-2011 — Travelers entering Fort Erie, Ont., and Buffalo via the Peace Bridge will see the results of the 11th annual “Bridge in Bloom” initiative.
For Canadian Manufacturers, Foreign Assets Tantalizingly Cheap
Jul-12-2011 — Gerry Price is a proud Canadian, the head of a company that has been making ventilation equipment for commercial buildings in Winnipeg since 1946.
Buffalo Niagara Shows Strong Regional Presence at BIO 2011