The Cincinnati Enquirer
Saturday, Sept. 4, 1999 -- Volume 4, No. 248
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NASDAQ, DJIA UP SHARPLY
        NEW YORK — Stocks raced higher Friday after the government's employment report calmed fears about rising inflation and prompted a broad rally that included the biggest point gain in the history of the Nasdaq Composite Index.
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Business Headlines for  Saturday, Sept. 4, 1999

Udris to join beer company
        Andi Udris, who left the Cleveland private sector to become Cincinnati's economic development director five years ago, will head a Bavarian beer company's expansion into the United States after leaving his city post in December.

Tourism outlasts heat wave
        Despite a heat wave that cooled midsummer traffic, operators of Greater Cincinnati tourist attractions say business has been as good or better than last year as they head into the season's Labor Day finale.

TRISTATE BUSINESS SUMMARY
        A joint venture of Cinergy Corp. has signed a 25-year agreement to install and operate a 5.2-megawatt combined heat and power system at Lafarge Gypsum's new $90 million drywall plant in Silver Grove in Northern Kentucky.

PEOPLE ON THE MOVE
        Dr. Julie A. Renner has joined Deaconess Older Adult Mental Health, Cincinnati's first program to offer specialized mental-health services to older adults.

Unions take advantage of economic growth
        DETROIT — This Labor Day, thousands of workers will mark the holiday either on strike or thinking about walking a picket line.

Up-down-up week ends down
        Montgomery's LanVision Systems Inc. fell 121/2 cents, or 11 percent, to $1 Friday.

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