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Kathy Kahn

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New chief for Rockland development agency

New Rockland economic development chief brings diverse background to county.

West Hills aims to become Orange County jewel

They’ve come a long way, baby. When Joe and Mary Bonura decided to go into the restaurant business in 1972, they didn’t think their first...

Merger gives more power to two solar firms

In a quiet residential neighborhood in Rhinebeck, a building is helping put energy back into the grid rather than sucking it out – and...

Runway upgrade approved for Stewart

More than $143 million in upgrades are coming to the Hudson Valley airport.

Greater Hudson Bank opens fifth location

More emphasis placed on personal business banking in changing industry.

Conference to set economic development agenda

Seven counties, one agenda: jobs

Empire State Development has Stewart on its radar

Economic growth at Stewart a priority for mid-Hudson Economic State Development Corp.

Council of Industry honors manufacturing leaders

U.S. still number one in globally manufactured products.

Sugar and spice

Devilishly delicious chocolate debuts on candy counters in local Hudson Valley markets and Whole Foods North Atlantic regional stores.

Family businesses face uncertain future

Business climate, personal preferences can change family dynamics

Feeding a hungry world

NYS Dept. of Agriculture gives members of HVEDC Food and Beverage Alliance exporting tips.

GET forum brings out business hopefuls

Small business accelerator helps women, minority and disadvantaged business hopefuls.

Manufacturers convene to discuss needs

Shortage of skilled labor hurting regional economy, say manufacturers.

Small banking makes big splash

Provident Bank’s Steve Drobysh recognized by the U.S. Small Business Administration.

Orange lawmakers reject new government center

Orange County must find a better fix for it shuttered county offices.