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Lime sours on bikes in White Plains and Yonkers

Lime, the bike and scooter company that made a big splash when it first deployed its shared bicycles on the streets of Yonkers and...

Peekskill awarded $3M in state funding for projects including Fleischmann Pier

The city of Peekskill has announced that it will be receiving more than $3 million in new grants from New York state for projects...

NY Gov. Cuomo proposes movies with popcorn, beer, wine and more

When Humphrey Bogart proposes a toast to Ingrid Bergman with “Here’s looking at you, kid” during a screening of “Casablanca” at a New York...

Traveling the rail trail toward more tourism and recreation

It used to be that railroad lines in the Hudson Valley could be counted on for bringing tourists and other travelers into the region,...

New NY law helps consumers hang up on telemarketers

Businesses that use telemarketing as part of their sales activities will have another state law with which they need to comply. Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo...

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...

Stepinac H.S. brings new technology into classrooms

Archbishop Stepinac High School in White Plains has turned two classrooms into cutting-edge, high-tech learning centers with more to follow. Rev. Thomas Collins, the school’s...

Peekskill looking for downtown revitalization proposals

The city of Peekskill is getting $10 million from the state and it is looking for suggestions on how to spend it. The city was...

New York targets retailers selling e-cigarettes to minors

The state police and the Health Department will join forces to conduct undercover investigations under The Adolescent Tobacco Use Prevention Act.

New York state seeking $2B from opioid industry

The Department of Financial Services wants the money to make its way into the pockets of businesses and individuals, perhaps in the form of health insurance premium discounts.

N.Y. strengthens laws used to prosecute certain corporate misconduct

Gov. Andrew M. Cuomo has signed into law legislation that restores the statute of limitations for bringing prosecutions which rely on those aspects of the law to six years.

New NY law to protect domestic violence victims from employment discrimination

One goal is to help make sure victims never have to worry about losing their jobs as they deal with the aftermath of what they’ve experienced.

New NY state law to combat workplace sexual harassment

Copyright (c) 2019 by Westfair Communications Inc. Legislation expanding worker protections against sexual harassment and other unlawful or discriminatory practices was signed into law today...

New state law expands employee religious expression protections

Whlle the existing law already included worker protections against discrimination based on religion, the new law was designed to specify that those protections include religious attire.

New NY law gives more protections for pets sold through stores

"If pet dealers are going to profit from the sale of living animals, they should at the very least adhere to basic standards of decency,” Gov. Andrew Cuomo said in signing the legislation.