Rensselaer (New York, United States)

Type: City
Name: Rensselaer (New York, United States)
Country: United States
Latitude: 42.642601
Longitude: -73.742897
population: 7,698
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 22 2014 - 2 reports

At Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Gillibrand Announces Bill To Bring High-Tech Innovation To The Marketplace »

Troy, NY - Standing at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute's Manufacturing Innovation Learning Laboratory in the Low Center for Industrial Innovation, U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand, joined by Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute President Shirley Ann Jackson, ... [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
First reported Jul 21 2014 - Updated Jul 21 2014 - 1 reports

TRANSFER Bill Aims To Boost Hi-Tech Upstate

U.S. Senator Kirsten Gillibrand has hopped on the bandwagon to broaden New York’s mark on advanced technology. She appeared at Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute this morning stumping for new legislation to cement high-tech innovation and industry in the ... [Published - Jul 21 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

American Legion Band of Tonawandas wins state honor

The American Legion Band of the Tonawandas’ earned the top honor Friday at the 2014 State Convention Parade in Albany.Second place went to the Yankee Doodle Band from Rensselaer. The parade kicked off at 6:30 p.m. and featured units from across New York ... [Published Buffalo News - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 16 2014 - Updated Jul 16 2014 - 1 reports

County unemployment rate drops

Fewer than 5 percent of Columbia County residents were unemployed in May, helping it to have one of the five lowest unemployment rates in New York state.Columbia County tied for fourth place, with Nassau and Rockland counties, which both had May unemployment ... [Published Register Star - Jul 16 2014]
First reported Jul 10 2014 - Updated Jul 10 2014 - 1 reports

Summaries of casino projects released

SCHENECTADY >> Executive summaries of the 17 casino proposals in three regions of New York State were made public this week.Up to four casino sites will be chosen from the applications, with at least one in each of the three regions represented. ... [Published Saratogian - Jul 10 2014]
First reported Jul 09 2014 - Updated Jul 09 2014 - 1 reports

The big picture: 17 New York casino applications posted online

Want to know more about the 17 applications to build casinos in upstate New York?The New York State Gaming Commission posted executive summaries of all the projects here.Included are the five proposals to build casinos in the Albany region.Click on the ... [Published Business Review Albany - Jul 09 2014]
First reported Jul 08 2014 - Updated Jul 08 2014 - 1 reports

Follow the money: New York casino interests spend $11 million on lobbying

Casino interests spent about $11 million to sway New York state lawmakers during the past two years, a New York Public Interest Research Group report shows.Some development teams behind five casino proposals in the Albany area were among some of the top ... [Published Business Review Albany - Jul 08 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 3 reports

Hard Rock Submits Proposal for Hotel & Casino in Rensselaer, NY →

Hard Rock International announced today that NYS Funding LLC has submitted a proposal to the New York State Gaming Facility Location Board for the potential development of the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino Rensselaer, NY.Hard Rock International announced today ... [Published Hotel News Resource - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 30 2014 - Updated Jul 01 2014 - 4 reports

Casino gaming applications filed

schenectady >> It was like Christmas at the New York State Gaming Commission on Monday, except none of the boxes were wrapped and Santa was nowhere in sight.Hundreds of boxes were dropped off to One Broadway Center on the final day that applications ... [Published Troy Record - Jul 01 2014]
First reported Jun 29 2014 - Updated Jun 29 2014 - 1 reports

Area casino plans due Monday

troy >> In November, 18,386 Rensselaer County residents voted in favor of allowing the state Legislature to authorize up to seven casinos in New York state, and 17,443 opposed.Several months later, five plans are expected to be submitted by the ... [Published Saratogian - Jun 29 2014]
First reported Jun 27 2014 - Updated Jun 27 2014 - 1 reports

Senator, Assemblyman express support for Rensselaer casino

RENSSELAER, N.Y. -- Mayor Daniel J. Dwyer of Rensselaer announced support Friday for the casino site being placed in his city.Signed by both Senator Neil Breslin and Assemblyman John McDonald, the support letter points to economic and social benefits ... [Published - Jun 27 2014]
First reported Jun 23 2014 - Updated Jun 24 2014 - 2 reports

Hard Rock Partners with NYS Funding on Casino Plan in Rensselaer, N.Y.

By Barbra Murray, Contributing EditorHard Rock International is ready to put its name on another property. The company has joined NYS Funding L.L.C. in the bid to build a casino, the Hard Rock Hotel & Casino, along the Hudson River, in Rensselaer, N. ... [Published Commercial Property Executive - Jun 24 2014]


"New York is home to some of the world's brightest minds and best ideas to grow our economy," said Senator Gillibrand. "This bipartisan legislation will help bring high-tech innovation into the marketplace, producing cutting-edge small businesses and new jobs. Equipping our scientists and students with effective business skills and access to much-needed gap funding will go a long way towards creating the next high-tech industry and a new generation of innovative leaders. This is the future of our economy, and we need to make sure it starts right here in the CapitalCapital Region."
Saying New York "must ensure that the next high-tech industry starts right here" Gillibrand claimed her bi-partisan Technology and Research Accelerating National Security and Future Economic Resiliency (TRANSFER) Act would create...
"We've been working on this project with some of the concerned citizens in Rensselaer for the last two years to do air quality monitoring and it has paid off in having the EPA administrator come to Renssealaer and recognize the importance of reducing the diesel emissions from these locomotives." that the confidentiality agreement is intended to protect personal privacy, it's not intended to protect an entity, a licensee," Freeman said. "There are any number of situations where there is a clear intent to protect the privacy of human beings where the same kind of protection does not extend to an entity like a corporation."

More Content

All (61) | News (60) | Reports (0) | Blogs (1) | Audio/Video (0) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
At Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Gillibrand... [Published Noodls - Jul 22 2014]
TRANSFER Bill Aims To Boost Hi-Tech Upstate [Published - Jul 21 2014]
Gillibrand Tours RPI Factory [Published 810WGY - Jul 21 2014]
American Legion Band of Tonawandas wins state h... [Published Buffalo News - Jul 19 2014]
EPA/Amtrak Train Emissions Public Meeting Tonight [Published - Jul 17 2014]
Weekend entertainment calendar [Published Saratogian - Jul 16 2014]
County unemployment rate drops [Published Register Star - Jul 16 2014]
Alaskan bear hunt yields two grizzlies [Published Daily Mail - Jul 15 2014]
State: day care abuse complaints must be secret [Published Times Union - Jul 14 2014]
Retired sergeant works to honor 232 original 'c... [Published Post Star - Jul 13 2014]
Sen. Marchione draws challenge from former coun... [Published Register Star - Jul 10 2014]
Summaries of casino projects released [Published Saratogian - Jul 10 2014]
07.09.2014 Governor Cuomo Announces Over $185 M... [Published Noodls - Jul 10 2014]
The big picture: 17 New York casino application... [Published Business Review Albany - Jul 09 2014]
Longtime Capital District educator to challenge... [Published Saratogian - Jul 09 2014]
Casino applicant summaries now available [Published 810WGY - Jul 08 2014]
Follow the money: New York casino interests spe... [Published Business Review Albany - Jul 08 2014]
Calendar: July 8 [Published Troy Record - Jul 08 2014]
100% compliance in Rennselear County in drinkin... [Published CBS 6 - Jul 07 2014]
Rensselaer County businesses show compliance wi... [Published Noodls - Jul 07 2014]
Developers bid for New York casino licenses [Published Casino Journal - Jul 03 2014]
Empire Resorts submits application [Published River Reporter - Jul 03 2014]
Flash Flood - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 03 2014]
(No heading) [Published Saratogian - Jul 02 2014]
Calendar: July 2 [Published Troy Record - Jul 02 2014]
Against the odds, Amsterdam submits bid for casino [Published CBS 6 - Jul 01 2014]
Hard Rock Submits Proposal for Hotel & Casino i... [Published Hotel News Resource - Jul 01 2014]
put all on the line [Published Times Union - Jul 01 2014]
Casino gaming applications filed [Published Troy Record - Jul 01 2014]
Casino Applications Are "All In" [Published Your News Now - Jun 30 2014]
1 2 3
In Focus
Content Volume
Document Volume


sort by: Date | Relevance
Flash Flood - North-America - USA [Published RSOE EDIS - Emergency and Disaster Information - Jul 03 2014]
EDIS Number: FF-20140703-44393-USA Date / time: 03/07/2014 03:32:12 [UTC] Event: Flash Flood Area: North-America Country: USA State/County: State of New York Location: [Schenectady Saratoga, Albany and Rensselaer counties] Number of Deads: ...
Contact Us

Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.