New York unemployment rate falls to 7.9 percent
from New York State Department of Labor
New York State's unemployment rate fell to 7.9 percent in October, down from 8 percent in September, the State Labor Department reported. The number of unemployed New Yorkers also dropped during the month — from 758,200 in September to 757,000 in October 2011.
Rochester leads the state in job gains
(Rochester Business Journal)
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