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Westchester reduces in-person work to 25% of county workforce

As the Covid-19 outbreak seems to be intensifying in Westchester, the county government is being proactive and planning to trim in-person employee activities beginning...

Four HV liquor licenses suspended in midst of statewide crackdown

Overcrowding, lack of proper face mask protocols and violations of New York's indoor smoking laws were all cited.

Westchester Board of Legislators’ David Tubiolo tests positive for Covid

County Executive George Latimer, who tested negative, has rescheduled his 2020 State of the County Address for a later date.

Westchester IDA backs multimillion-dollar renovations for MV and Tarrytown affordable housing

Westchester County’s Industrial Development Agency (IDA) has voted preliminary approval of financial support for the renovation of affordable housing in Mount Vernon and Tarrytown. The...

Ribbon-cutting for 22 South West in Mount Vernon

A ribbon-cutting ceremony was held Sept. 29 to open a 17-story building in Mount Vernon that combines affordability with luxury features. The building is known...

Former top lawyer for Mount Vernon sentenced to prison

The former top lawyer for the city of Mount Vernon has been sentenced to one to three years in state prison by Westchester County...

State announces $115M Westchester bridge replacements, road work

New York state is beginning a $115 million project involving the replacement of four bridges in Westchester, the renovation of a fifth and installation...

Westchester hospitals to receive $88.85M in new federal funds

Westchester hospitals are among the 86 in New York state named to receive more than $680 million in federal funding.

CVS Health expands COVID-19 drive-thru testing in Westchester and Hudson Valley

Patients must pre-register at CVS.com and the sites will offer self-swab testing.

Bed Bath & Beyond announces reopening plan

The retailer Bed Bath & Beyond Inc. today announced plans to reopen approximately 600 stores across North America and expand curbside pickup services to...

Westchester County sets up information service to help businesses hit by...

Businesses looking for loans to help get through the COVID-19 crisis or are unsure of when to file tax returns or need guidance on...

Mount Vernon, Newburgh and White Plains to receive Cities RISE grants

"Cities RISE provides a thoughtful approach to how municipalities revitalize its communities," said Attorney General Letitia James.

MTA approves $10.4M contract for replacement of Mount Vernon’s Third Ave....

The $10.4 million contract is expected to be awarded to John Civetta & Sons Inc.. The replacement of the 119-year-old bridge is expected to take about 18 months.

Westchester County Board of Legislators approves 52% pay raise for selves

The board also approved a $2.1 billion county budget for 2020.

Feds sue apartment developer Peter Fine for handicap violations

Fine and his Atlantic Development Group engaged in a pattern or practice of violating handicap access regulations, the complaint states, using six different architects to design the buildings, which include one each in Ossining and in Mount Vernon.