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Bill Heltzel

Bill Heltzel has covered criminal justice, courts, government and sports – as a beat reporter and investigative reporter – for daily newspapers in Florida, Indiana, Ohio, and Pennsylvania. He worked for Bloomberg LP in training and sales. He joined The Business Journal in 2016.

Bank of America settles with New York customers over delays

Proof of paying off mortgages was not filed on time.

USI Insurance to buy Atlanta firm

The acquisition gives USI a foothold in a key Southeast market.

Hudson Valley and state lag nation in jobs

The Hudson Valley lost 9,100 jobs in August.

Judge awards $12.3 million to Chubb in insurance fraud scheme

A federal jury rules that Chubb's own insurance adjuster allowed a general contractor to inflate repair estimates.

Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings pilots picket for a better contract

Teamsters union claims that Atlas pilots are paid less and work longer hours than pilots at other cargo carriers.

SUNY New Paltz President Donald Christian named to REDC

Christian joins the state's regional economic development council for the mid-Hudson region.

New Rochelle apartment tower being sold to DSF Group

The New Rochelle Industrial Development Agency approved the sale and granted a mortgage recording tax exemption worth an estimated at $400,009.

Former IBEW Local 503 president indicted

Union officials discovered discrepancies after the official resigned in 2012.

Where’s the bacon? East Fishkill dog owner challenges pet food giant

Federal judge rules on motion to dismiss lawsuit that claims Nestle Purina misled dog owners into buying bacon-flavored Beggin’ Strips.

Food Bank adds business leaders to board

The nonprofit agency served 6.3 million meals last year.

Pump and dump stock scheme entangles Rockland investors

Rockland investors claims they were scammed for more than $1 million.

Ginsburg Development sues loan broker

The Valhalla developer claims that the broker used the arbitration system to disguise fraudulent schemes.

New Rochelle landlords must register student housing

New law is meant to combat nuisances and overcrowding in off-campus housing.

Assembly Speaker Heastie to speak to BCW

Political leadership series event to be held on Sept. 21.

Atlas Air to move 10 jobs to Kentucky

The move is part of Atlas' recent acquisition of Southern Air.