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Forget Big Mac On NY State Thruway; Eastwind Hotels Opens Second Catskills Location; Hutton Brickyards Shuttered Over Flooding, Briefs

UPSTATE UPDATE Forget the Big Mac Along The New York State Thruway If you plan to travel the New York State Thruway, you won’t be able to stop at McDonald’s anymore or other fast-food establishments at nearly a dozen service plazas. On Dec. 31, a contract that originated in 1991 between McDonald’s and the Thruway […]

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David Carlucci Explains The “Inflation Reduction Act”, Which Awaits Pres. Biden’s Signature

By David Carlucci Inflation Reduction Act Senate Democrats celebrated the passage of The Inflation Reduction Act on Sunday, August 7th, following a 16-hour “vote-o-rama” on amendments and further debate. The bill passed in a 51-50 vote, along party lines. Although the weekend’s events were lengthy, it culminated in a $430 billion bill package with first-of-its-kind […]

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