DuRoss, Esche honored with Business Person of the Year Award

Apr 22, 2014 Full story: WKTV 10

The Greater Utica Chamber of Commerce had its annual luncheon Tuesday to honor two people for their work in reviving a community.

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Throw this in Cuomos face

United States

#3 Apr 22, 2014
Sadly, to the average Utican brain, filling out a grant application and spending the money is considered "successful business" because we all see they couldn't do it without the taxpayer money. The media and CoC really and totally embarrassed you all this time. Who knew it would be this easy to kill this off. Watch!

We need to embarrass the governor on social media about this silly sports waste I think.
Ahl

Utica, NY

#4 Apr 22, 2014
Lets go comets. Lets go comets. Lol screw all of the above people. The real tax payers finally got something for themselves instead of 80 hope 6 houses and apartments in corn hill. This was the best spent tax money utica has ever seen in my life. See everyone at the aud in oct. Lolololololo hahahahahahahahahah ahhhhhahahahah. The suits are comming the suits are coming also. New parking lot. One more time for the haters. LETS GO COMETS clap clap clap clap clap.
confucious

United States

#6 Apr 22, 2014
Frank saved MVCC. Just ask him,he will tell you it is true
Push that luck

United States

#8 Apr 22, 2014
*Impressed with glitter and nothing else
Ahl

Utica, NY

#10 Apr 23, 2014
See you guys in october. Ahahahahahhahahahahahahahahaha haahhahahahahahahahahahahahaah ahhaahhahahahaahahhahahahahaha hahahahhaahahahahaaghahahahaha hahahaahahahahha lmao. LETS GO COMETS. SCOOORE new suits new bar ne bathrooms paid for by the tax payer. No hope 6 houses for utica this year
wait and see

Syracuse, NY

#11 Apr 23, 2014
Duross went bankrupt a few years ago. I wonder how long this new venture will last before all the money disappears.
UticaSucks

Utica, NY

#13 Apr 23, 2014
DuRoss has ruined every team he was involved with and his last venture with a Rochester indoor soccer team left him broke. He is a man with no money. He is a fraud.
Yup

Danielson, CT

#14 Apr 23, 2014
Dave, I know it's hard for you to comprehend things but try and follow the bouncing ball here. The taxpayer money went to upgrade a taxpayer owned and taxpayer constructed building.

The building was in desperate need of upgrades, so where does one go to get the money to fix a taxpayer owned building...you got it...the owners...the taxpayers. No different than paying your taxes for the upkeep of your community.

Please try and keep up. Now go google something about the owner of the Canucks
updated

Utica, NY

#16 Apr 24, 2014
Sad cretin is jealous of anyone who makes more then a dollar. They were honored, cretin was only honored with the driveway downhill by his daddy.
Super Famous Riggies

Clifton Park, NY

#17 Apr 25, 2014
I wonder if they'll revoke the award in June?

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