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July 20, 2013

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• The Walgreens on 99 Chestnut St. in Oneonta has sold for $6,927,000.

• Brian Keefe has been named the Loyalty Program Administrator for the Mirabito Family of Companies. Keefe is a graduate of SUNY Cortland with a BS In Communications. Before joining the Binghamton based company he worked for Oscar Meyer as a Brand Ambassador, traveling the country in the Oscar Meyer Weinermobile. Keefe’s new job will focus on Mirabito’s Rewards Plus Program and social media.

• Between May and June 2013, New York State’s unemployment rate fell from 7.6% to 7.5%,  according to preliminary figures released by the State Department of Labor. This is the lowest the rate has been since February 2009 and it is below the national rate, which stayed at 7.6% in June. In areas of the state outside of New York City, the unemployment rate fell from 7.1% to 6.9%, the lowest it has been in over four years.

BERA DUNAU is a staff writer for The Daily Star. Contact him at

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