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Sam Barron is a former reporter for The Westchester county Business Journal.

Online publisher files for bankruptcy

Main Street Connect, which publishes The Daily Voice, filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy last week.

No bridge toll hike in 2014

The New York State Thruway Authorty said that tolls on the Tappan Zee Bridge will not increase next year.

Cuomo names cyber security advisory board

Gov. Andrew Cuomo announced the members of a state  cyber security advisory board Friday, one day after eight Yonkers men were charged in a...

Nonprofits told to get creative for funding

The Not-For-Profit Leadership Summit XI discussed the state of nonprofits in a post recession world.

Legislators ask for more time to study ‘source of income’

Residents rallied at county headquarters in White Plains Monday, May 6, demanding the Board of Legislators pass a law prohibiting landlords from denying tenancy based on source of income, including Section 8 housing vouchers.

OmniMD finalist in Patient Portal Challenge

OmniMD, a division of Integrated Systems Management Inc., is a finalist in the Patient Portal for New Yorkers Challenge, a design competition held by the New York eHealth Collaborative

Chappaqua Crossing close to supermarket tenant

Chappaqua Crossing is hoping to obtain a retail overlay zone from the town of New Castle to allow it to put 120,000 square feet of retail, including the supermarket, on the site.

Selling New York

A television ad campaign mounted by Empire State Development Corp. that touts New York as business-friendly does, in fact, have some feeling good. The...

State launches $60 million tourism campaign

The state announced a commitment of $60 million to grow New York’s tourism industry at the New York State Tourism Summit in Albany on Wednesday.

Alamo Drafthouse to redefine movie night

Alamo Drafthouse Cinemas opens on Central Avenue in July, replacing the shuttered United Artists Cinemas.

Sarah Lawrence establishes Urban River Center

Sarah Lawrence College is teaming up with an eco institute to set up its first off-campus research facility.

Westchester approves $8 million for airport improvements

County legislators approved $8 million in bonds to improve the main terminal and a hangar used by JPMorgan Chase and Co. for its corporate jets at Westchester County Airport.

IBM to modernize Veteran Affairs technology

IBM Inc. has been awarded a 10-year $123 million contract from the Department of Veterans Affairs to replace the agency’s 50-year old human resources application.

New operator in wings for darkened Peekskill theater

Red House Entertainment L.L.C. will soon have the keys to the Paramount Center for the Arts. The Peekskill Common Council tonight is expected to approve an agreement for...

Yonkers stations shell out for price gouging

Several Westchester gas stations have reached settlements with the state for price gouging in the wake of Hurricane Sandy.