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Westchester County hosting tourism and hospitality job fair Oct. 14

Westchester County will host a job fair this Thursday, Oct. 14 in Tarrytown to showcase career opportunities in the tourism and hospitality sectors and help connect job seekers to open positions with Westchester employers. 

Westchester’s economy on the rebound, top officials say

Bridget Gibbons, Westchester's Director of Economic Development, said that businesses are optimistic about the future and about starting new projects, and noted that a primary challenge the County is addressing is hiring new workers.

Element 46’s newest cohort will focus on tech

Seven startups, all oriented around technology and innovation through the use of technology, make up the latest cohort of Westchester County’s Element 46 incubator...

Workforce development thrives in Westchester while national action lags

The Associated General Contractors of America, a trade organization representing 27,000 firms in the construction industry, warns that the industry is falling behind in...

Westchester steps to the front with a new electric bus

The all-electric buses are powered by high-energy batteries and a full charge that can keep the buses running for about 200 miles takes just about four hours.

Westchester receives $4.1 million from HUD for reducing lead hazard in...

The U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development on Sept. 1 awarded $95 million to 28 state and local governments in order to identify and...

How would you spend $188M?

It's not every day that businesspeople in Westchester are asked how they'd like to spend $188 million, but that's just what's been happening recently. The...

Case closed on Westchester affordable housing settlement

"I think we have proven time and again that fair and affordable housing is something that we believe in," said Westchester County Executive George Latimer.

Westchester County’s foster care medical facility completes renovation

The Westchester County Department of Social Services announced the completion of a major renovation to its Pediatric Medical Office, which serves children from birth...

Robert Weisz foresees more Westchester development, economic growth

Developer Robert Weisz believes the surface is just being scratched when it comes to what the market will bear in the way of new...

U.S. Rep. Mondaire Jones sees support for SALT repeal

“I've continued, especially as a member now of the House Democratic leadership, to express my view that this has to be a top priority," Jones said.

County Executive says Westchester pharmacy caught charging patients for Covid vaccines

"We need to send a message -- you don’t take this pandemic and try to make money off of it," said George Latimer.

NY state comptroller cites Yonkers, two HV villages in fiscal stress...

New York State Comptroller Thomas DiNapoli has identified Yonkers, Wappingers Falls and Millbrook as three municipalities as being in fiscal stress as part of...

Construction council backs Westchester County IDA’s policy to promote local hiring

A policy that was approved by the Westchester County Industrial Development Agency to prioritize local labor has gained the support of the Construction Industry...

New leases at 55 Lafayette Ave. in White Plains

Simone Development Cos. reports that a building at 55 Lafayette Ave. in White Plains that it had bought last year from Benfield Electric is...