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Evan Fallor

Evan Fallor covers county government, retail, education and tourism for the Westchester County Business Journal. He previously worked as a town reporter for the Republican-American (Waterbury, Ct.) and the News-Times (Danbury, Ct.). He holds a Master’s degree from Columbia University’s Graduate School of Journalism.

County app competition accepting submissions through Friday

The theme of this year's competition, which will kick off with a series of design and development workshops Feb. 26 at the Westchester County Center, is to develop apps that improve life for those 65 and older.

Iona awarded $2.5M grant for new dorm

The capital grant will go toward the construction of the planned North Avenue Residence Hall that will house 310 students this fall.

Yonkers Film Festival seeks entries for 2016 event

Officials said this week the Yonkers Film Festival has begun accepting entries for its 2016 event, which will be held for the fourth consecutive...

Manhattanville to launch adult-geared undergrad biz program

In response to the growing segment of adults joining the college student population, Manhattanville College's School of Business said this week it has launched...

Hudson River HealthCare awarded $2.05M grant

Hudson River HealthCare, the Peekskill-based community health provider that serves the region's medically underserved population, said Thursday it was recently awarded a $2.05 million...

Biz Council of Westchester announces Hall of Fame award winners

The Business Council of Westchester this week released the six winners of its annual Business Hall of Fame Awards dinner, which will be held April...

H Mart to open in former Pathmark space in Yonkers

H Mart, the Asian-American grocer, will open a supermarket at the now-shuttered former Pathmark location in Highridge Plaza in Yonkers, Brixmor Property Group Inc.,...

Jenkins seeks PLAs for all county construction projects over $250K

An economic development package recently introduced by the county Board of Legislators includes a series of bills that would ensure county construction projects are completed with a lower threshold for Project Labor Agreements as well as with the use of a contractor apprenticeship program.

Common Council postpones vote on FASNY

  Despite a court order to do so, the White Plains Common Council did not vote Feb. 1 on an application to redevelop the former...

Orange County man pleads guilty in $400K investment scheme

An Orange County man who already pleaded guilty to charges of grand larceny in December again pleaded guilty to similar charges Tuesday stemming from...

Common Council postpones vote on FASNY project

Despite a court order to do so, the White Plains Common Council during its meeting on Monday did not vote on the French-American School of...

Fordham Westchester to launch Doctor of Education program

The 45-credit program emphasizes collaborative learning and is based on the Carnegie Project on the Education Doctorate model.

David Brooks to speak at Manhattanville’s Castle Conversations

The New York Times columnist and PBS NewsHour political analyst regularly writes about politics, culture and social sciences.

New City jeweler purchased by ARC of Rockland

ARC of Rockland, the organization that provides services to county residents with intellectual and developmental disabilities, has purchased the Strawtown Jewelry store in New City. ARC Executive...

Judge orders city vote on FASNY project in White Plains

A state judge has ordered the White Plains Common Council to vote in February on the French-American School's plan to build a White Plains campus.