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NYS launches $800M small business grant program, $2.7B in residential rental...

The goal of the program is to help small businesses recover from the financial toll of the pandemic.

A Rockland online marketplace builds community during time of isolation

"We're a lot more than a business directory," said Simplisk cofounder Sheila Keenan, of the company's Rockland Main St. Marketplace.

Fed and AARP report: Small firms owned by older...

The Federal Reserve Bank of New York and AARP have released a report that shows not all is well among older entrepreneurs as the...

James Denlea & Amber Wallace: New York state’s anti-sexual harassment laws...

Tucked away in a budget bill signed by Gov. Andrew Cuomo in April were significant changes for all New York employers concerning the prevention of sexual harassment in the workplace.

’Tis the Season to Shop Small

By Kellie LeDet Small businesses possess the power to propel local economies and uplift communities. When we open our wallets and shop small we’re supporting...

Report says business owners oppose entitlement cuts

A new report suggests that cuts to Social Security and Medicare would weaken small businesses by undermining owners' retirement security and consumer demand.

Positioning yourself for a business bank loan

Fairfield County attorney Michael Goldman writes about the nuances of securing financing for small businesses.

In Yonkers, downtown loans unpaid

More than half of downtown retail businesses awarded commercial loans from the city of Yonkers have defaulted.

Credit unions could ease lending crunch for small business

A bill pending in Congress would raise the cap on credit union lending to member businesses.

FEMA extends disaster relief loan deadline

FEMA has extended the application deadline for those seeking disaster relief loans related to Hurricane Sandy, agency officials announced Dec. 11.

Community Capital offers low interest loans post-Sandy

In the wake of the damage left by Hurricane Sandy, small business needs all the help it can get.

Battle lines drawn on Costco project

Business supporters of a proposed Costco Wholesale Club development have banded together to counter opponents of the project in Yorktown.