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Westchester grabs $12 million in state funds toward development projects

About $83 million in state money has been awarded to 105 development projects in the mid-Hudson Valley region, including $12 million to public and...

Report examines Rockland’s second-highest in the nation tax burden

High taxes can result in a loss of people living in the county and a slowdown for business, according to the report.

Solarize Nyack Plus extends Rockland County program

Solarize Nyack Plus, a nonprofit that provides information on solar power to residents and businesses in Rockland County, will extend the deadline for its purchase discount...

Eyewear retailer Warby Parker to build lab in Rockland County

Eyewear retailer and manufacturer Warby Parker plans to launch an optical lab in Rockland County that would create 128 jobs, the company and Gov....

Astorino, Day, Odell lament New York state mandates

The county executives of Westchester, Rockland and Putnam say state mandates have essentially turned local property taxes into state property taxes.

Shops at Nanuet reports favorable start

Ask the general manager of The Shops at Nanuet how the outdoor retail mall is doing and you’ll likely get a nearly nonstop reply punctuated by a stream of “positives,” as in tenant response has been positive, customer reaction has been positive, sales have been positive.

Credits, Clients, Awards Hudson Valley 06-03-2013

A new Warwick-based vineyard and winery, has become the 14th member of the Shawangunk Wine Trail and more.

Pharmacists charged with Medicaid fraud

Two pharmacists were arrested and charged with stealing more than $500,000 from New York state’s Medicaid program.

Lowey: Sequestration could be costly for Hudson Valley

Congresswoman Nita Lowey released a report showing how much sequestration could cost the lower Hudson Valley.

Protein Sciences expands into Pearl River

Protein Sciences Corp., a vaccine and biopharmaceutical company, announced last week that it will be establishing manufacturing and developing operations in Pearl River.

Westchester declared disaster area

President Obama declared Westchester an official disaster area today, making Westchester eligible for federal aid in the wake of Tropical Storm Sandy.

Sale of mislabeled synthetic drugs banned; head shop fined

The sale of mislabeled synthetic drugs has been permanently banned in New York state and the owner of a head shop in Rockland County has been fined for mislabeling the drugs in violation of state law.

‘Night at the Races’

Nearly 100 people turned out for Rockland County’s Helen Hayes Hospital Foundation’s “Night at the Races” fundraiser at Empire City Casino. All net proceeds...

Raymour & Flanigan to expand operations in Rockland County

With state and county incentive packages, the furniture retailer plans to open a regional distribution center in the Village of Montibello.

Day slams Rockland’s budget-balancing methods

A county legislator says borrowing and a property tax assessment are not the route to fiscal stability