Local Economies http://www.entrepreneur.com/topic/local-economies The latest news, videos, and discussion topics on Local Economies en-us Copyright 2014 Entrepreneur.com Inc., All rights reserved. Entrepreneur.com webmaster@entrepreneur.com (webmaster) 5 Business Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:29:00 GMT NYC Landmark Prohibits Chain Stores From Leasing Vacated Space When a Starbucks lease ends in May, the independently-owned Café Grumpy is slated to move into Grand Central Terminal. Mon, 07 Apr 2014 14:29:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232853 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232853 Geoff Weiss In New Orleans, 'Tis the Season for Startups With New Orleans Entrepreneur Week underway, the event's co-founder discusses the state of small business in the Big Easy. Tue, 25 Mar 2014 13:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/232360 Jason Fell Artists Are Job-Creating Entrepreneurs, Too. As part of Global Entrepreneurship Week, the Kauffman Foundation released a report today on how cities can encourage cultural entrepreneurs. Wed, 20 Nov 2013 20:37:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230038 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/230038 Catherine Clifford FOX's 'Sleepy Hollow' TV Show Is Scary Good for Local Businesses The New York town that bears the same name is enjoying a solid tourism boost this Halloween thanks to the hit show. Wed, 30 Oct 2013 10:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229609 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/229609 Jason Fell Breaking Bad to Jersey Shore: 7 Cities That Profited From Hit TV Shows From the small screen to a big economic boost -- small businesses in these towns cashed in from the success of TV shows. Fri, 04 Oct 2013 17:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/228718 http://www.entrepreneur.com/slideshow/228718 Stephanie Vozza Jersey Shore Fire a Reminder of the Importance of Having a Tight-Knit Business Community A devastating fire on the New Jersey boardwalk last week serves as a wakeup call to business owners everywhere. Tue, 17 Sep 2013 18:11:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228437 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/228437 Brian Patrick Eha Why You Might (Still) Want to Consider Launching in Detroit Entrepreneurs in the Motor City have to deal with lackluster public services, but they also get access to cheap facilities and an unsaturated market. Fri, 19 Jul 2013 13:35:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227512 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/227512 Catherine Clifford Eye on 'Gig City:' How Startups Thrive in Chattanooga With startup hubs cropping up across the U.S., we take a look at one burgeoning ecosystem to pinpoint how other city centers can spark their own entrepreneurial boom. Wed, 29 May 2013 10:01:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226733 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/226733 Kristin Luna The Man Behind a Budding Creative City The efforts of one small-business owner are drawing young creatives to Norfolk, Va. Sat, 30 Mar 2013 09:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225815 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/225815 Jim Morrison Why Bend, Ore., Is the Next Big City for Entrepreneurship Bend, Ore., offers serious benefits to small businesses and entrepreneurs, including growth rate, investment, government perks and lifestyle balance. Sat, 25 Aug 2012 04:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223997 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/223997 Bruce Schoenfeld Move Over, Kickstarter: Microfunding Sites Target Local Communities Several new funding sites are emerging to give entrepreneurs and creatives the chance to realize their goals one step -- and one community -- at a time. Thu, 23 Aug 2012 07:00:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224251 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/224251 Brian Patrick Eha Artopolis: The State of the Creative Nation Arts entrepreneurs won't save the day for every city, but in some spots, they're the new oil (paint) barons. Tue, 25 Oct 2011 08:55:00 GMT http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220525 http://www.entrepreneur.com/article/220525 Adam Davidson