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Bob Rozycki

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Managing Editor/Digital Westchester County Business Journal, Fairfield County Business Journal, WAG magazine

National employment up 183,000, small business 12,000, ADP and Moody’s report

The January total of jobs added was revised up from 213,000 to 300,000.

Richard Baker’s Hudson’s Bay Co. considering shutting 20 Saks Off 5th...

There are stores in White Plains on Tarrytown Road, in Harriman at Woodbury Common Premium Outlets and the Stamford Town Center.

INRIX report finds traffic backups cost each American 97 hours a...

U.S. commuters lost an average of 97 hours a year due to traffic congestion, costing them nearly $87 billion in 2018, an average of $1,348 per driver.

Chipotle Mexican Grill targets dieters with ‘lifestyle’ bowls

Chipotle Mexican Grill this morning launched an offering of “Lifestyle Bowls” aimed at those on paleo, keto, Whole30 and protein diets.

Charter/Spectrum to pay record $174.2M fine for consumer fraud

As a result of a deal negotiated with New York Attorney General Barbara D. Underwood, the internet service provider will pay $62.5 million to about 700,000 active subscribers in the state.

Rockland investment adviser pleads guilty in $11M fraud

The Securities and Exchange Commission then in turn charged Hector May and his daughter, Vania Bell, with running a multimillion-dollar Ponzi scheme.

Verizon worker buyouts, impairment charge to cost more than $6 billion

A day after announcing that 10,400 management employees have accepted its buyout offer, Verizon said it expects to record a noncash goodwill impairment charge of approximately $4.6 billion.

Soren Schroder to step down as CEO of Bunge Ltd.

According to Bunge, Schroder has “focused on creating a simpler, more efficient organization, establishing a series of global partnerships, building a first-class team and increasing Bunge's focus on customers.”

Green Ossining names 12 businesses to new partnership

Partnership members are committed to reducing energy usage, eliminating or cutting back on single-use materials, and relying on organic or locally sourced ingredients.

Marriott data breach exposes personal info for a half-billion Starwood hotel...

It was during its investigation that the Bethesda-based company found that there had been “unauthorized access to the Starwood network since 2014.”

Amazon posts record-breaking holiday shopping weekend

From Thanksgiving to Monday, Amazon.com customers ordered more than 180 million items.

Oren Cahlon to oversee Memorial Sloan Kettering regional health network

Cahlon, who will retain his role as vice chair of the Department of Radiation Oncology, will help oversee the network’s outpatient clinical programs at sites in New York and New Jersey.

Online grocery shopping? Americans say ‘I’d rather go to the store’

After asking 1,260 American grocery shoppers their preferences, Vixxo found that an overwhelming 87 percent prefer to shop in person.

Tops Markets emerges from bankruptcy protection

Tops Markets said in a statement that it had reduced its debt by about $445 million and had $100 million in liquidity.

David’s Bridal files for Chapter 11 bankruptcy protection

David’s Bridal, which specializes in wedding dresses, prom gowns, and other formal wear, has stores in Yonkers and Middletown, in New York and in Danbury, Connecticut.