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Regeneron to invest $100M in bluebird bio, team up for cancer...

Regeneron will also collaborate with the company for a five-year period to develop and commercialize novel immune cell therapies for cancer.

Luxury senior housing planned for Bloomingdale Road

A site along Bloomingdale Road in White Plains once targeted for a shopping center could instead become home to 132 luxury apartments for seniors.

James D. Schutzer: Why New York needs to rethink its single-payer...

The Empire State’s policymakers have the ability to enact changes that would have a deep and swift impact across the state and here in Westchester.

NY Comptroller: Sales tax collections highest in 8 years

This was the highest half-year increase since 2010 and the fourth consecutive period of strengthening local sales tax collections.

Joe Markey: Navigating corporate tax reform

As companies across Westchester County decide what to do with their additional revenue, they must stay aware of how it will affect their investments and spending in the future. 

New York and Connecticut are tops for income inequality

According to a new study, the nation is facing a level of income inequality not seen in 90 years, and the situation is especially acute in New York and Connecticut.

Regeneron co-founder talks drug process, importance of science

New York Medical College recently hosted a seminar featuring Dr. George D. Yancopoulos, founding scientist, president and chief scientific officer of the major biotech company.

Greenwich Hospital plans $160M investment to expand regional clinical services

Arthur C. Martinez, chairman of Greenwich Hospital’s board of trustees, said the investment will ensure "we stay in the forefront of health care delivery."

Optimism reigns: A midyear review of Westchester real estate and construction

This report is a confirmation that the positive trends of 2017 are continuing this year.

Regional Sears and Kmart stores spared from closure

Westchester and Fairfield counties were spared in Sears Holdings' latest round of store closures for its Sears and Kmart retail outlets.

Bronzi heads BCW Education Foundation

The Business Council of Westchester (BCW) has announced a new chair for its Education Foundation.

YWCA honors New York Secretary of State Rossana Rosado

New York Secretary of State Rossana Rosado was inducted into the YWCA White Plains & Central Westchester’s Women’s Hall of Fame during the organization’s “In the Company of Women” luncheon. 

Police officers honored at awards ceremony

Seventeen police officers were honored during the annual Westchester County Police Memorial Service and Honor Awards Ceremony for their achievements in the line of duty.

Arc recognizes businesses and employees

The Arc Westchester hosted its 30th Annual Employer Recognition Breakfast at The DoubleTree in Tarrytown.

Maria Barca: SBA loan changes create new opportunities for Westchester businesses

In Westchester, we’re seeing new vitality in sectors that had pulled back during the Great Recession. Transportation and construction firms have made a strong comeback. Fitness, child care and health care (especially urgent care) businesses are also capitalizing on the recovery.