What qualifies as the Capital Region? What or where is the Capital Region? Should be a few core counties? The entire "commuting shed" for people who work here? A broad economic area? The Center for Economic Growth lays some of what it considers pros and cons for drawing the circle for the "Capital Region" to include a range of counties . It ultimately argues for an 8- or 11-county region.
Opportunity Zones: What are they, and how will they help the Capital Region?
A provision within the 2017 Tax Cuts and Jobs Act offered the possibility of bringing in investment funding to low-income, marginalized communities across the nation that otherwise see little outside funding for community and economic development.
Top Cybersecurity Venture Capital ("VC Firms")
The top-ranked, best cybersecurity venture capital ("VC Firms") with an official list and ranking of some of the hottest investments in the cybersecurity industry and sector. An analysis of the cyber security venture capital funds and firms for startups, investors, and entrepreneurs
Nearly 100 Capital Region students to participate in UAlbany STEP program
ALBANY, N.Y. — The University at Albany has received a $30,000 grant from Bank of America for its Science & Technology Entry Program (STEP), a program funded by the New
Top Ten drop-off locations for Uber in the Capital Region
Uber releasing the top ten drop-off locations in the Capital Region for 2018. Take a look and see if one of you favorite spots made the list!
A guide to canoeing and kayaking in the Capital Region
It’s September in south Louisiana, and as summer gives way to fall,there’s no better time to be—or become—a recreational paddler. Baton Rouge has a hidden treasure trove of little-known destinations that are perfect for bayou-borne navigation. If you’ve ever felt the urge to explore your urban surroundings by water, paddling a canoe, kayak or stand-up...
United Way California Capital Region
Volunteer Details Volunteers are needed from 10am-4pm to help set up and break down different field day event challenges. Volunteers will also manage different events by explaining the events to each team as they come through, timing the team/event, and re-placing any items for the event as needed between teams Event Details: Join XOSO Sport & Social League for Sacramento Field Day! Just like your field…
How much are people spending in the Capital Region for the holidays?
A new report shows holiday budgets by city. See how much people are spending in your area.
Cops on Top returns to Capital Region, benefits Special Olympics
Why Female Entrepreneurs Have a Harder Time Raising Venture Capital
There is a subtle but important difference in the questions investors tend to ask
How one entrepreneur is working to build the ecosystem in the MENA region
Devex speaks with the lead for 500 Falcons, a $30 million fund focused on the Middle East and North Africa launched by 500 Startups, a venture capital seed fund and startup accelerator based in Silicon Valley.
20 Capital Region life hacks to make your life easier
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Clarkson University Merge Impacts Capital Region
For more than a decade, Union Graduate College has been an independent school located in Schenectady that has offered a number of master's programs. Come January, it will have a new name and affiliation as it is scheduled to merge with Clarkson University. Jon Dougherty explains how the local community will be impacted in this week's Capital Region Business Beat.
Capital Region K9s are top dogs at Capitol
Government sometimes goes to the dogs. On Wednesday, it was true as K9 officers were honored.
Top 10 Public High Schools in the Capital Region
School and neighborhood review website Niche.com has come up with a list of the top public high school in the Capital Region.
Go Apple Picking in the Capital Region
Spend a day apple picking in the Capital Region! Check out our guide to find the perfect apples in the Albany area and plan a fun-filled day.
Tucson tech: Region should explore space 'ecosystem,' report says
A new space-industry group could strengthen and grow Southern Arizona's commercial space sector.
Top 10 Things to Do in the Washington, DC Capital Region
See a guide to the top things to do in the Washington DC Capital Region, learn about the best attractions, museums and neighborhoods in Washington DC
Halloween treats, tips for the Capital Region
Spiderman, Bat Girl, a Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtle, Iron Man and others descended upon Niskayuna Tow
One Lesson Led This Entrepreneur To Raise $90 Million From The Top Venture Capital Firms
Like many of our most successful entrepreneurs, Anthemos Georgiades was drawn into startup life to solving a burning problem. His passion for relieving the stress for others in this space has given birth to a venture which has now raised $90 million, has experienced tremendous growth.