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Bantam Tools completes move from California to Peekskill

The long-anticipated move of Bantam Tools from Berkeley, California, to a 8,700-square-foot facility in Peekskill came to fruition on Nov. 18 when a ribbon-cutting...

Manhattanville College seeks approval for nursing school

Manhattanville College in Purchase wants to establish a school of nursing and health sciences and has proposed a curriculum plan to the New York...

Ashkenazy buys Ferndale Shopping Center; second in Westchester in two weeks

New York City-based Ashkenazy Acquisition Corp. (AAC) has bought the 83,923-square-foot Ferndale Shopping Center in Larchmont. The announcement on Monday is the second regarding a...

Phase two of Winbrook public housing rebuild in White Plains underway

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vjRP-4FytG8 The project to transform the five-building Winbrook public housing project in White Plains into a modern mixed-use affordable development known as Brookfield Commons moved...

Westchester County Association celebrates outgoing CEO/President Bill Mooney

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ULEkcaIdsn4 If the turnout of more than 600 business, community and political leaders on Nov. 13 to honor William M. Mooney Jr., retiring president and...

Gannett-New Media merger to close Nov. 19

Shareholders of Gannett Co. –  which publishes newspapers in numerous U.S. markets including The Journal News in White Plains, and the national newspaper USA...

Touro College promotes better dental care for veterans

The U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs reports that it provided dental care for 577,000 veterans during fiscal year 2019, which seems like a huge...

New leasing activity at 1311 Mamaroneck Ave.

CBRE, the exclusive leasing agent for 1311 Mamaroneck Avenue in White Plains, has announced that it has arranged for three leases covering 91,000 square...

‘Money Grab’: New Yorkers push back on CT governor’s plan...

Connecticut Gov. Ned Lamont’s plan to impose tolls on motorists using I-684 where the highway through Westchester crosses a sliver of Greenwich, Connecticut, hit...

Yonkers planners to get first formal look at Lionsgate studio proposal

The proposed Lionsgate movie studio in Yonkers has taken an important step toward becoming a reality with plans for the project being prepared for...

BCW names Maggie Peters to new economic development slot

The Business Council of Westchester has created the position of senior vice president of economic development and named a veteran of the field, Maggie...

Westchester planning new program for business startups

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=gOD4d1omzkM Westchester County is about to take another step designed to help expand the local economy through new business activity, the Business Journal has learned. To...

New Rochelle redevelopment endorsed with Mayor Bramson’s re-election

The revitalization of downtown New Rochelle, which the city shows as having 32 projects either complete or in various stages of development, received an...

Proposed Westchester County spending $2.1B, tax cut $1M

Westchester County Executive George Latimer today unveiled the proposed operating budget for 2020. As previously announced by Latimer during a news conference staged on...

Last picture show: iPic Entertainment closing Dobbs Ferry theater

The iPic theater at Rivertowns Square in Dobbs Ferry will be showing its last movie on Sunday, after its parent company, iPic Entertainment Inc.,...