OVAL CRAFT BREWING - is the second brewery to open on the old Air Force Base in Plattsburgh. Owner Jessy Jolicoeur was a passionate home-brewer before taking the plunge to open his own brewery after the company he worked for determined he should re-locate to Seattle. Jessy worked with the SBDC to finalize his business plan and ProForma financials. His advisor, Angela Smith, provided market research and feedback on start-up costs and assumptions, which helped Jessy to successfully secure an SBA guaranteed loan and line of credit with a local bank.









North Country gets $61.4 million for projects

The North Country Regional Economic Development Council was awarded $61.4 million Thursday afternoon in the sixth round of state funding disbursement....

Grants available for Upper Hudson Recreation Hub

Up to $750,000 in grants will be available to municipalities, nonprofits and local businesses located near Boreas Tract

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