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Yonkers IDA gives preliminary approval for Lionsgate incentives

The Yonkers Industrial Development Agency has voted preliminary approval of financial incentives for the construction of the Lionsgate movie and TV studio complex on...

Mayor Spano touts Yonkers Industrial Development Agency, sees development moving inland

“I don’t know how a city can even operate without one,” Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano told the Business Journal about the Yonkers Industrial Development...

Westhab breaks ground on $45M Dayspring Commons campus in Yonkers

Westhab, the Yonkers-based nonprofit founded in 1981 to help deal with the lack of affordable housing in Westchester, held a groundbreaking ceremony Dec. 11...

Healthfirst opens first Westchester community office in Yonkers

The office's staff will include representatives fluent in Spanish, Russian and several African languages.

Park planned in Greystone neighborhood of Yonkers

Ginsburg Development Cos. recently joined with Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano to unveil plans to create a park in the Greystone neighborhood that will link...

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...

Yonkers is first city in New York to officially ban selling...

The Yonkers ban, set to go into effect Oct. 1, comes in the midst of growing national concern over the potential effects of vaping, and the belief that flavored e-cigarettes are designed to appeal primarily to minors.

Hollywood on the Hudson: Lionsgate to be anchor tenant at new...

Hollywood is coming to Yonkers in the form of a new movie and television production studio that is expected to cost more than $100...

Stratus on Hudson apartment building opens in Yonkers

Efforts to develop the site dating from the early 2000s were unsuccessful due to a variety of problems such as bankruptcy, foreclosure, landslides and lawsuits.

China Construction America marks opening of River Club at Hudson Park...

Pricing begins at $1,720 for studios, $2,190 for one-bedroom units, and $2,870 for two bedrooms.

Con Edison ban on new gas hookups ignites fear of economic...

Plans by Con Edison for a moratorium on new natural gas connections in Westchester County has raised concern among public officials who fear that...

Chicken Island: AMS Acquisitions to spend $16 million for long undeveloped...

In what Yonkers Mayor Mike Spano said could be a "watershed moment" for the city, AMS Acquistions LLC has agreed to purchase Chicken Island from the municipality for $16 million and pursue a redevelopment for the vacant 6-acre downtown parcel.

Former Yonkers Mayor Angelo Martinelli dies at 91

Martinelli, who served from 1974 to 1979 and from 1982 to 1987, was the city's longest serving mayor.

Momentum in Yonkers

“Yonkers development now has been reignited in all four corners of the city,” said Christina Gilmartin, the city's director of communications. “Developers are now approaching the city versus us seeking them out.

Specialty manufacturer ASI Group celebrates renovated Yonkers HQ

"A business is nothing without its workforce," company President and CEO Peter Rolla said. "That's what's important and why we're able to stay here for 45 years and we plan to be here for another 45."