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1. the point of the compass or direction midway between north and east, 45? clockwise from north
2. any area lying in or towards this direction
3. of or denoting the northeastern part of a specified country, area, etc.
4. (esp of the wind) from the northeast


the northeastern part of England, esp Northumberland, Durham, and the Tyneside area
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Many people here are not aware of the northeast and they think that we are from other countries.
Hutchinson will be responsible for the management of internal efforts within the commercial lines division of Hub Northeast, including the oversight of marketing efforts and working closely with Hub's client service departments.
About Northeast Suites: Northeast Suites is a locally-owned furnished housing company that provides luxury furnished housing nationwide with a focus in the Northeast, offering corporate, temporary housing in apartments, condominiums, and houses for clients ranging from Fortune 500 companies to individuals in need of a hotel alternative for their short-term stay.
The acquisition, which also includes Registered Investor Advisor firms, Northeast Asset Management and Benchmark Capital Advisors, represents a total of USD 5.5bn in client assets.
But is it logical to keep Northeast people divided for the sake of country's Unity?
"We look forward to continuing our association with Blue Mountain College with this partnership that is not only a benefit to both institutions, but also, and most importantly, a benefit to those seeking higher education opportunities in north Mississippi," said Northeast President Johnny Allen.
Under the transaction, Northeast will be the emerging entity, and will retain its headquarters in Lewiston, ME.
NSTAR's cash flow and strong balance sheet will fit perfectly Northeast Utilitiesa[euro](tm) regulated investment opportunities and diversified distribution assets to ensure growth, the two companies said.
Northeast said the investors also would purchase some 40 per, cent of outstanding common shares--equivalent to $12.9 million--from other shareholders--making the total transaction worth approximately $29.1 million.
This package was an opportunity for NorthEast to further expand into the Syracuse commercial real estate market.
Margaret Fay, One NorthEast chairman said: "One NorthEast is already supporting a number of activities that are helping to mitigate the effects of climate change."

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