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Westchester, Hudson Valley business groups suspend merger talks

Differences in business philosophies that arose during the period of due diligence were cited as one reason for calling the union off, though just what those differences are was unaddressed.

At WCA Real Estate Summit, New Rochelle official cites city’s quick...

Luiz Aragon told the 300 guests at the breakfast gathering that there are 11 active construction sites in New Rochelle, with 27 projects approved.

Trump golf course, wages and single-payer covered at HVDEC/WCA event

“If government makes a significant investment in a project, one of the things we expect is that the workers employed as part of that project are paid a wage that allows them to live as part of the community," said Assemblyman David Buchwald.

Business community to be well-represented at Irish events

Members of the Westchester business community are continuing to be as involved in Irish-oriented events in 2019 as they have been in past years.

Innovation, motivation and goal-setting take center stage at Westfair’s C-Suite Awards

“Not one of you wouldn’t be here if you weren’t excellent at what you do,” said keynote speaker Kate Hampford Donahue.

Business Council of Westchester says it ‘stands alone’ following WCA, HVEDC...

The statement was in response to the Westchester County Association's announced merger plans with the Hudson Valley Economic Development Corp.

Going regional: Westchester County Association and HVEDC plan merger

HVEDC President and CEO Michael Oates said his organization views the Westchester County Association as a name known statewide, capable of strengthening the HVEDC regional efforts.

Cuomo to push recreational marijuana legalization for New York in 2019

“Let’s legalize adult use of recreation marijuana once and for all,” Cuomo said. The move could bring hundreds of millions in tax revenues annually, by state estimates.

Westchester County Association hosts Fall Leadership Dinner

The Westchester County Association held its 68th Fall Leadership Dinner at the Westchester Marriott in Tarrytown. More than 600 people attended the event. The 2018 Leadership...

William Mooney Jr. to step down from Westchester County Association post...

Mooney said he'll "still be busy," with plans to remain active in the organization, as well as through other roles in the Westchester and Hudson Valley business communities.

Westchester County Association and HVEDC partner on regional initiatives

In addition, the two groups said they would identify key market trends and work together to find solutions that will help bring jobs and investments to the region.

Westchester County Association calls on Aetna to keep Montefiore coverage

Montefiore Health System could be forced out of Aetna’s provider network on Sept. 8. That means this list of hospitals — White Plains Hospital,...

Jobs Waiting program places 300th employee

Maribel Valencia-Barajas was the 300th individual to obtain employment through the program, which trains unemployed individuals for jobs in the region’s fastest-growing sectors.

Thomas Madden: Repurposing vacant office parks a necessity

Having done well in Westchester County, Madden views repurposing Stamford's High Ridge Park as a test case for Fairfield County. The proposal to repurpose one of the six buildings into a fitness facility has run into significant opposition from neighboring residents.

New employee benefit: help with the student loan bill

New York Life Insurance Co., which employs about 600 people in downtown White Plains, added student loan assistance to its list of employee benefits last fall.