News from around the region including regional business optimism a tale of extremes; Nova Scotia’s Seven Lakes project an eco-planning landmark; the Rock’s minimum wage rises, but it’s still pretty low; Tracey Dobbin has lots to wine about–you could too; Saint John needs a makeover, says Conference Board of Canada; and, distiller looks to past for its competitive spirits.

Atlantic Business investigates some of the most diverse and exciting post-secondary R&D projects in the region

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