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Hudson Valley ready for phase 3 reopening; Cuomo decries federal handling...

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo today said that the Hudson Valley Region is on track to enter the third phase of the four-phase reopening plan on June 23.

Labor Department girding for more unemployment applications while still clearing backlog

With two senior Trump administration officials admitting on Sunday TV talk shows that the unemployment situation could reach levels seen during the Great Depression...

Cuomo puts County Executive Latimer on task force to ‘reimagine’ future...

Westchester County Executive George Latimer will be one of four political leaders serving on a task force to develop plans that will "reimagine" a brighter future for New York state once it emerges from the COVID-19 crisis.

The Great Coverup: Gov. Cuomo orders state residents to wear face...

Fast Facts: The governor issued new rules requiring that all people in public in New York state must wear a mask or mouth/nose covering ...

Westchester County government’s COVID-19 losses could hit $160M 

Westchester County Executive George Latimer has told the Business Journal that the county's finances, like those of other governments, were in freefall as a...

CT and NY legislators seek to block sale of Plum Island

The congressional lawmakers argued the 840-acre island is a critical habitat for over 200 bird species and "the most important haul-out site for grey and harbor seals in southern New England."

Sen. Chris Murphy tells federal agencies to ‘Buy American’

Murphy cited the fate of Connecticut-based Ansonia Copper & Brass, a manufacturing firm that lost Department of Defense contracts to overseas companies and shut down in 2013, as an example of the need to place a renewed federal focus on American-made products.

Linda McMahon meets Trump to discuss potential cabinet role

WWE co-founder bypassed for Commerce Secretary role.

Report: Feds to pick up tab from Prince Harry visit

The federal government paid for the majority of the security arrangements that were put in place as a result of Prince Harry's May 15 visit to the Greenwich Polo Club, according to reports.