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Latimer strikes optimistic tone to business leaders amid challenges

Latimer told the crowd at the Westchester Marriott that “to be an American means you are an optimist. We will get through this moment in time.”

Business community talks smart growth, honors leaders at WCA event

The Westchester County Association's annual Fall Leadership Dinner featured a keynote from Scott Rechler of RXR Realty.

Latimer easily defeats Astorino in county executive contest

Antipathy to Donald Trump may have been a big factor.

Health Tech conference keynote focuses on cancer care, hospital collaboration

The role of its outpatient cancer center in Harrison is to “be the innovation leader” and bring new forms of cancer treatment to all hospitals, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center CEO Craig B. Thompson said.

New uses for Westchester office properties a focus of real estate...

Industry professionals and municipal planners discussed redevelopment and adaptive reuse at the recent Westchester County Association Real Estate Summit.

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.”

WCA to host ‘Report from Washington’ event

Among the topics, the conversation will focus on the Affordable Care Act, the Trump administration’s infrastructure spending pledge, immigration and tax policies.

Westchester bracing for impact of Indian Point closing

Business, labor and political leaders here question what will replace the nuclear plant's energy supply and point to the dire economic impact of its closing.

Gigabit expert addresses Westchester cities’ high-speed internet plan

As Westchester's four largest cities get set to undertake a $750 million public-private effort to bring super-speedy gigabit broadband internet speeds to its residents...

Four Westchester cities announce $750 million plan for gigabit broadband

The mayors of Yonkers, Mount Vernon, White Plains and New Rochelle say gigabit broadband internet is fast enough to spur new business and innovation in education, health care, government and other industries.

Former Sen. Coburn calls for FDA reform at HealthTech conference

The U.S. Food and Drug Administration is hampering innovation in the health care sector, according to former Oklahoma Sen. Tom Coburn.

Health technology conference to focus on growing industry in Westchester

The conference, titled "Fueling Innovation in Westchester," will take place on Sept. 28 from 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. at the DoubleTree by Hilton Hotel in Tarrytown.

Business leaders support Yonkers $2 billion school plan

The Westchester County Association announced on Friday its support for a $2 billion plan to rebuild or renovate all 39 schools in the Yonkers...

WCA forum to discuss economic growth in new environment

The Westchester County Association will host "Westchester: County of Tomorrow" on April 29, a conference focused on achieving smart economic growth as Westchester County emerges as...