NNY Healthy Women: A special supplement to NNY Business

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Hope for the Future

PHOTO COURTESY OF ANTHONY MACHIA

Many of the north country residents interviewed for past issues of this magazine’s annual “Women in Business” edition have shared their secrets of success and offered sound advice to other women aspiring to establish their careers.

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Proving Creative Talent Through Design

CHRIS LENNEY / NNY BUSINESS Rebecca N. Weld is the principal and founder of Renew Architechture & Design in Potsdam.

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Winter Film Festival Success

STEPHEN SWOFFORD / NNY BUSINESS
The board of directors for the Snowtown Film Festival (from left) Marc Knapp, President, Steve Hunt, Member, Kylie Peck, Treasurer, Jason Maurer, Vice President, and Terry Brennen, Secretary.

Snowtown Film Festival sells record number of tickets drawing large crowds to downtown Watertown

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North Country Downtown Development Builds New Opportunity

 

AMANDA MORRISON / NNY Business
Gary Beasley, director of Neighbors of Watertown, explains the layout and reconstruction of the commercial space in the former Empsall’s Building.

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Community is their Business: Watertown Hardware store celebrates 25 years

JUSTIN SORENSEN / NNY BUSINESS
Mike Stratton Sr., left, and Mike Stratton Jr. are marking the 25th anniversary of Stratton Hardware on Washington Street across from Watertown High School.

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Telemedicine use spreading in NNY

Charles Wainwright – Wainwright Photo
A doctor at St. Joseph’s Hospital Health Center in Syracuse communicates in 2016 with a patient using telemedicine technology.Use of the technology in the north country has grown exponentially over the past three years.

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Flux in Canadian dollar impacts NNY economy

STEPHEN SWOFFORD / NNY BUSINESS
Gary DeYoung, executive director of the Thousand Islands International Tourism Council, stands in front of the Thousand Islands Bridge.

Despite exchange rate IMbalance between U.S. and Canadian dollar businesses maintain vision towards continued economic partnership

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Razing raises hope for future: Officials celebrate demolition at former J&L site in Star Lake

JASON HUNTER n/ WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES  Jerry Noseworthy, an employee for Dan’s Hauling & Demolition, sprays water on a building as it’s demolished at the J&L site Nov. 23 in Star Lake. The water helps to control asbestos fibers from going airborne, as the excavator tears down the building.

JASON HUNTER n/ WATERTOWN DAILY TIMES
Jerry Noseworthy, an employee for Dan’s Hauling & Demolition, sprays water on a building as it’s demolished at the J&L site Nov. 23 in Star Lake. The water helps to control asbestos fibers from going airborne, as the excavator tears down the building.

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Under the ‘Rainbow’: Restoration franchise latest venture for seasoned business couple

STEPHEN SWOFFORD / NNY Business Sissy and Michael Colello, owners of Rainbow Restoration.

STEPHEN SWOFFORD / NNY Business
Seasoned business owners Sissy and Michael Colello bought Watertown Rainbow Restoration franchise in April 2015. Mr. Colello was previously a partner with his father and brother in Frontenac Crystal Springs water.

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