Category Archives: New York

A whopping 65.3 million people visited NY parks in 2015.

ALBANY, N.Y. — New York state parks, historic sites and campgrounds hosted another successful season, with 65.3 million estimated visits in 2015. Park attendance increased five percent from 2014 to 2015, and nearly 14 percent since the Governor took of ...

Buffalo ranked “Hottest Construction Market”.

BUFFALO — Buffalo Rising reported Mayor Byron Brown has responded to the recent Business First article that placed Buffalo as the “hottest construction market” in the Northeast. Using data from the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the announce ...

Syracuse area added private-sector jobs in January.

SYRACUSE, N.Y. — Syracuse.com reported the Syracuse Metropolitan Statistical Area of Madison, Onondaga and Oswego counties added 400 private-sector jobs from January 2015 to January 2016, a 0.15 percent increase. The number of total non-farm jobs in the ...