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Peter Katz is a reporter, writer, and copy and video editor for Westfair Communications. His career includes reporting, anchoring, editing, producing and management positions with ABC News and TV and radio stations in Boston, Los Angeles and other cities.

Public Service Commission approves sale of Indian Point

The New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) has approved the sale of Indian Point from Entergy to Holtec International subsidiaries, giving its nod of approval...

AG James launches criminal investigation of Trump Organization

The business dealings of the Trump Organization and members of the Trump family, including former President Donald Trump, are now the subject of a...

Legoland to open for Memorial Day weekend

Legoland New York Resort in Goshen will be opening to the public on May 29 in the first step of a phased opening. It characterizes...

Elite Airways adding Westchester flights

The airline's jets are configured to carry from 50 to 90 passengers.

Local airports to receive federal AIP funding

A newly-announced round of $898.9 million in federal funding will be divided among 447 airports in 49 states and three territories.

Mask requirements, most business restrictions to be lifted in New York...

New Yorkers who are vaccinated against Covid-19 will no longer have to wear masks in most places starting Wednesday. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo made the...

Changing Landscape: Another corporate park gives way to housing

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lh2GLL_pL8I   A thriving office park that once bustled with workers, today is becoming the actual home to workers. A 421-unit apartment complex in Harrison that had its...

‘It’s a nonstop war’ – Lessons in the Colonial Pipeline...

Virtually any individual or business with a computer could find themselves in the same virtual boat as the Colonial Pipeline Co., a victim of...

Armonk Close project proposed for former lumberyard site

The Armonk contracting and development organization Fareri Cos. has proposed constructing a two-building residential development at 154 Bedford Road in Armonk. The project is...

Cuomo says feds OK plan for Metro-North run to Penn Station

The plan for Metro-North Railroad to provide service into Penn Station on Manhattan’s east side moved onto an express track today when Gov. Andrew...

New Rochelle to use CARES Act funding in expanding free shuttle...

New Rochelle is expanding the free on-demand electric vehicle shuttle service that has been running in its downtown since August 2019. It is adding...

AG James to continue fighting NRA after federal judge throws out...

New York Attorney General Letitia James has welcomed yesterday’s decision by a federal bankruptcy court judge in Texas that the National Rifle Association cannot...

Astorino declares candidacy for Republican nomination for governor

Former Westchester County Executive Rob Astorino has declared his candidacy for the Republican nomination to run for governor of New York. In an interview with...

Tompkins Mahopac Bank rebrands its banks to Tompkins

Brewster-based Tompkins Mahopac Bank will be getting a new shortened name as part of a rebranding effort by Tompkins Financial Corp. for its four...

Building Legoland in Goshen brick by brick

  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6Rh-jxfceHI   The Legoland New York Resort in Goshen plans to open this summer, although it has not yet set a firm opening date. The resort...