Healthy Denver-area counties: New report shows how they rank in state

Douglas County continues to be the healthiest county in Colorado, according to an annual ranking of the state’s political subsidiaries released Tuesday. Meanwhile, Costilla County continues to be its least healthy, as the rankings again showed a str.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2018

Small business health: Colorado, Denver improve as centers of "Main Street entrepreneurship"

Colorado ranks fourth among the states an a healthy environment for well-established small businesses, up from seventh a year ago, according to an annual report on "Main Street entrepreneurship." And the state as well as metro Denver rank high for the ra.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsNov 17th, 2016

A Colorado city makes top 10 for 1st-time homebuyers; here"s how 13 local cities rank (Video)

Several Colorado's suburbs and other cities around the state may be optimum for first-time homebuyers, according to a new report from WalletHub. That's despite the fact that the average price of a metro Denver home has topped $454,000, according to.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 17th, 2017

Orlando"s year-over-year rent rate growth leads state

Orlando-area rents increased 0.9% over the past month and are up 5% in comparison to the same time last year, a new report from Apartment List shows. That means Orlando's year-over-year rent growth leads the state average of 3.1%, as well as the national.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJul 5th, 2017

Residents in these counties pay the highest property tax rates in the state

When Nicholas Schiaffino shows prospective homebuyers houses around the Baltimore area, he said they can often be turned off by Baltimore City's high property taxes. The real property tax rate in the city is the highest of any jurisdiction in Mary.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 22nd, 2017

Where does Jaxport rank in Florida?

Florida's ports had a banner year in 2016, with increases in the value and tonnage of cargo moved, number of containers moved and number of cruise passengers served, a Florida Ports Council report shows. Of the state's 11 cargo ports, Jacksonville.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJun 19th, 2017

Brookings Institution: "Inclusive growth" remains elusive for metro Charlotte

As Charlotte leaders continue to work toward advancing economic mobility for citizens, a new report from the Brookings Institution shows how "inclusive growth" lags across the metro area. From 2010 to 2015, Charlotte demonstrated signs of a healthy .....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMay 1st, 2017

Where these Albany area high schools rank in the state and the nation

Clayton A. Bouton and Bethlehem Central Senior high schools ranked in the top 100 public high schools in the state and top 1,000 nationally, according to new rankings from U.S. News and World Report. The rankings include more than 22,000 schools acros.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsApr 25th, 2017

Economic Report: Empire State index stays strong in March

A gauge of New York-area manufacturing remained in healthy territory in March, slipping to 16.4 from a two-year high of 18.7 in the previous month, the New York Fed said Wednesday......»»

Category: topSource: marketwatchMar 15th, 2017

How Bay Area businesses can work together with local community colleges to fill middle-skilled job vacancies

The Bay Area is the leading region for new jobs in California, according to the State Employment Development Department’s latest jobs report, and continually shows positive signs of economic growth. And it makes sense, as arguably the Bay Area is one o.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsSep 29th, 2016

Live in Pennsylvania? Here"s how healthy your county is

Both the healthiest and least healthiest county in Pennsylvania are, once again, in the southeastern portion of the state, according to a report released Wednesday by the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation and the University of Wisconsin Population Hea.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 14th, 2018

Milwaukee County"s economic disparities contribute to low health rankings

Milwaukee County continues to rank among the least healthiest in the state and, it turns out, is adjacent to the healthiest Wisconsin county. That’s according to the ninth annual County Health Rankings report, which is a collaboration of the Universit.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 13th, 2018

State delegation favors rollback of banking r... - Arkansas Online

Charlotte ObserverState delegation favors rollback of banking r...Arkansas OnlineTo report abuse or misuse of this area please hit the "Suggest Removal" link in the comment to alert our onli.....»»

Category: topSource: googlenewsMar 12th, 2018

Ohio House approves state budget with $5 million for Dayton-area projects

Thirteen projects in Montgomery and Preble counties were included in the budget, known as House Bill 529......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 12th, 2018

Report: Suburb in Charlotte area "best place to live" in S.C.

A small city in South Carolina, about 20 miles south of Charlotte, claimed the title of the Palmetto State's best place to live, according to a new set of rankings released by Niche. Located along Lake Wylie, Tega Cay earns the top spot for the s.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsMar 9th, 2018

Why New Mexico struggles to rank higher in Best States ranking

New Mexico’s dead-last ranking in education and weak showing in other categories landed the state at 48th overall in the U.S. News & World Report 2018 Best States study released Tuesday.  Last year, New Mexico ranked 46th. Iowa was named the bes.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 27th, 2018

Which are the best hotels and resorts in Alabama?

Some of the Yellowhammer State's best hotels and resorts are in Birmingham, according to a major media company. The Birmingham metro area featured heavily in two U.S. News & World Report rankings of the six best resorts and 15 best hotels in Alab.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 16th, 2018

The changing population rank of each US state over 100 years

Shutterstock This chart shows how population rank has changed for the states over the last 100 years. Americans moved south and west throughout th.....»»

Category: topSource: businessinsiderFeb 8th, 2018

David Feherty talks golf and Minnesota

Early February isn't exactly prime golfing season in the Minneapolis/St. Paul area, but David Feherty of NBC Sports and the Golf Channel is here anyway. Feherty is performing two shows at the State Theater, one Thursday and another tonight, where he.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 2nd, 2018

Charlotte-area bridges among some of N.C."s most "structurally deficient"

The state ranks 17th in the U.S. in percentage of "structurally deficient" bridges, according to a new report......»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsFeb 1st, 2018

Wisconsin ranks among the worst for structurally deficient bridges

A new report released just ahead of President Donald Trump’s first State of the Union address in which he’s expected to address the nation’s infrastructure crisis shows that the state of Wisconsin has more structurally deficient bridges than.....»»

Category: topSource: bizjournalsJan 30th, 2018