New Marina: On this month’s business edition of Mountain Lake Journal will a new lakefront marina help transform the city's waterfront and downtown corridor by bringing more Canadians to Plattsburgh?
Virtual Pipeline: After giving up on a pipeline underneath Lake Champlain, International Paper will truck compressed natural gas to fuel its mill in Ticonderoga, New York.
Hotel Project: A new 119-room Courtyard Marriott Hotel is under construction in Lake George.
Groundbreaking: A big step forward to create hundreds of jobs along the Northern Border, with groundbreaking for a $100-million medical tech facility that will produce adult stem cells and manufacture medical equipment like heart pumps and dialysis machines. When it opens in 2016, the med tech center in Newport, Vermont, is expected to create as many as 450 jobs.
Play Ball: Montreal makes a pitch to Major League Baseball Commissioner Rob Manfred to bring baseball back to the city hoping to host as many as 4 regular season games next season, and eventually city officials hope to lure a Major League Team to Montreal.
Business Roundtable: Former NY Congressman Bill Owens, who is now working on several border issues, joins Colin Read and Jay Bryan for our business roundtable discussion on the latest economic data out for the month of June, as well as the impact of oil prices on Canada's economy, and a social media campaign to try to lure Tesla Motors to Massena, New York. Watch our Extended Roundtable interview by clicking here.