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Startup alert! $75K up for grabs at next Beta City

Win Smith, Co-Founder of Alchemy Learning, and presenter for the company. pitches at the 2015 Beta City event at City Garage in Port Covington. (The Daily Record / Maximilian Franz)

Attention entrepreneurs! At least $75,000 in cash will be up for grabs at a pitch competition at this year’s Beta City event, to be held at City Garage Sept. 29. This is the second year for Beta City, a co-production ...

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Citi upgrades McCormick ahead of earnings call

A shopper reaches toward a display of McCormick spices and flavorings. (Tim Fadek/Bloomberg News.)

After a year and half of telling people to sell McCormick & Co. stock, Citigroup is telling shareholders to hold steady. A week before the company’s second-quarter earnings call, Citi has upgraded McCormick shares from sell to neutral, citing improvements ...

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FutureCare debuts high-tech, $600K rehab gym

Occupational therapist Miranda Miller demonstrates an anti-gravity treadmill at FutureCare Homewood's new rehabilitation gym. (Photo courtesy of FutureCare).

FutureCare’s 20-year-old Homewood rehabilitation facility has gotten an upgrade: a new gym that offers a variety of state-of-the-art equipment in one place. The $600,000 gym celebrated its grand opening with a ribbon-cutting ceremony Tuesday afternoon. It includes a device originally ...

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Under Armour renews partnership with Buster Posey

Buster Posey and Under Armour have renewed their partnership. Posey has been with Under Armour since 2008. (credit: Under Armour)

Under Armour has extended its partnership with 2012 NL MVP Buster Posey in a multi-year deal, the Baltimore athletic company announced Wednesday. The San Fransisco Giants catcher has been with Under Armour since he became a professional baseball player in ...

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Under Armour launches shopping app

(PRNewsFoto/Under Armour, Inc.)

Seeking to make its mark in the digital space, Under Armour has launched its first shopping app, adding a new layer to the brand’s Connected Fitness platform. UA Shop seeks to offer users a “personalized experience” through people’s user history, ...

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