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White Plains Hospital and other hard-hit centers coping with COVID-19

A report from the American Hospital Association paints a stark picture of the impact the COVID-19 pandemic has had on the U.S. health care...

Westchester, Rockland hospitals to receive $265.7M in funds for COVID-19 fight

Eight hospitals in Westchester and Rockland will be sharing $265.7 million in federal funds from a pool of $5.026 billion that had been previously...

Ready for battle: NY state Sen. Harckham proposes tolls targeting CT...

The plan would install gantries on six state and county roads that cross the state line in the towns of Pound Ridge, Lewisboro and North Salem, and possibly a toll on the Hutchinson River Parkway just before it becomes the Merritt Parkway upon entering Connecticut.

U.S. Rep. Nita Lowey to retire; won’t seek re-election

Democratic Congresswoman Nita M. Lowey of Harrison who is in her 16th term announced Oct. 10 that she will not seek re-election in 2020....

Bettergy Corp. and Hypres Inc. to share $2M in government grants

Bettergy Corp. in Peekskill will receive $1,049,832 and Hypres Inc. in Elmsford will get $999,817. 

Westchester to receive $14.8M more from feds for runway repaving at...

The funds are in addition to a $4 million award that was announced in May.

Former federal energy exec joins GAMCO Investors

In 2000, Vonglis ran unsuccessfully for the 18th Congressional District seat against incumbent Rep. Nita Lowey.

Burke Neurological Institute to receive $2.3M in federal funds

One of the major priorities of the institute is to repair the spinal cord after trauma so people can walk again.

Lowey: White Plains to receive $883K federal Community Development Block Grant

The funding from the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development will support housing rehabilitation, development of public facilities and infrastructure.

Westchester bus system gets $3.6 million federal grant

The money will be used to replace, rehabilitate and purchase buses and related equipment, lawmakers said in a joint statement.

Lowey calls for funding extension for community health centers

The congresswoman placed blame on Republicans for a lapse in funding that has put community health centers in jeopardy.

New York Medical College awarded $500,000 federal research grant

Dr. Sachin Gupte is looking for therapies for vascular disease and heart failure.

Jobs Waiting at half-way point in search of partners

Jobs Waiting was funded by the U.S. Department of Labor in 2014 and is run by WCA and the Westchester-Putnam Local Workforce Investment Board.

Trump will achieve big legislation, lawmakers say, if he can lead

“He’s a bull in a china shop,” said U.S. Rep. Eliot Engel, "and that doesn’t work in government. It’s all about compromise.”

Astorino pledges to veto ban on gun shows

Astorino had pledged not to allow gun shows, Democratic legislators said, and they were caught by surprise when they heard about the January show.